|Magic Stone Mayhem|
|Season 2, Episode 18|
|Japanese Title|| 激闘!ガイア争奪戦|
The Great Battle for the Stone
|Episode 43: Renocraft, Slayer in the Sand||Episode 45: The End of Durahan|
Magic Stone Mayhem is the eighteenth episode of Season 2 and the forty-fourth overall episode of the Monster Rancher anime series. It aired in Japan on February 26, 2000.
Captain Weed realizes that the Magic Stone is needed to perfect Moo's body. He tells Durahan to get it. Durahan wants it for himself to overthrow Moo. Durahan sends the Gangsters, which are self-reassembling robots. Lilim gets the Magic Stone before Weed does, and goes to give it to Durahan.
The episode opens with the Weeds who realize that the Magic Stone's powers are needed to fully resurrect Moo. Which the Weeds inform to Durahan to do the job, but was refused as Durahan doesn't want to lose anymore of his troop in which Lilim stops the fight. Durahan then unleashed his next minion, minions to be exact.
The gang hide under the waterfall as Tiger blaming Suezo's Teleport ability. Holly wandered why suddenly the baddies want the stone. Hare then thought up a plan while smiling strangely at Genki.
Genki and Holly change clothes to allow her to escape with Tiger, but Lilim attacks Tiger and steals the stone she gives the stone a kiss before leaving. She then stop the robots from kill the rest of the Searchers. When a Weed asked her for the stone, she sliced his fingers and revealed Durahan's intention to obtain the Magic Stone's powers for himself.
She then orders her troop to kill the Searcher. Weed, however, uses his last bits of strength to kill the original robot thus shutting down Lilim's troops. Genki tries to stop Lilim from escaping but she shakes him down and Tiger has to rescue him. Lilim blows him a goodbye kiss then fled with the stone.
At Ironbird, Durahan analyzed that if Moo got the stone his power will increased to devastative level, but as long as he has the stone Moo will not achieved perfection. Lilim however, seems to has a different plan for it herself...