(W) Hidenori Kusaka (A) Satoshi Yamamoto
Trainer Ruby must battle his scariest opponent yet…his father! Meanwhile, Sapphire is having trouble getting in her quota of Gym battles. One Gym Leader wants to just hand her a badge without a proper fi ght, and another has been…kidnapped?! Behind the scenes, it looks like Team Magma, with a little help from Team Aqua, might be the reason Ruby and Sapphire are on a losing streak!