It is revealed that all three are members of Team Estrella, and that their team has dominated the world championship for the last few years. Tyson Granger realises he is running of late for a Beyblade battle with Andrew, the best Beyblader in town. Meanwhile, he wants the Bladebreakers to evolve - however, they don't have any good opponents around and there's no use in battling each other since there will be no surprises. Max then finds a Bit Beast inside his Grandma's pendant, and his Bit Beast, Draciel, gets inside his Bey. Tyson quickly loses his battle with Kai. Takao attempts to save him, but fails. The Bladebreakers tour China to register for the champion ships, while confronting the White Tigers, Ray's former team.
Cenotaph grabs Kyojyu and his three team mates challenge the Bladebreakers for a fight in order to release Kyojyu. Tyson and Ray clash, but Ray easily beats Tyson with his stronger Bit Beast, Driger and his Tiger Claw attack, destroying Tyson's Bey. While exploring a secret scrap pile where new scrap metal falls from the sky, Lion-O, Tygra, Panthro, and Jorma are attacked by Necromech robots which end up stealing the Book of Omens. Tyson ends up winning, and is a good sport to Carlos. Meanwhile, Kai returns to the Abbey to find out why it fills him with foreboding. The girl, named Madoka, treats Pegasus but before she can finish Ginga leaves. The rest of the team leaves early, but Rei stays behind to make sure Takao wakes up.
Ralf hosts the three-round match at his newly built stadium and makes Match two gets underway at the Olympia Coliseum, and with both fighters getting unsolicited help from their respective teammates, Kai manages to defeat Johnny. Upon tracking the Necromech robots, Lion-O, Tygra, and Panthro discover that they work for a mysterious figure named Soul Sever. Realizing its potential, the five chase after Ponzi to get more. Mariah finds him, beats him in battle, confronts him about his stupidity and asks him to come back to the White Tigers. But after Lion-O tells the Soul Sever that letting his family go is the only thing he can do for them, he lets Flicker use a GigaSpark.
The first round goes quickly, with Max being defeated by Kai's Spin Fire attack. Tyson looks forward to fighting Ray, an undefeated Blader. After the party, the first round ends quickly, with Takao unexpectedly defeating Kai. They then check out Mariah's Gallux Bit Beast, from the White Tigers, and Takao can't wait for their fight. Kyouya, after not finishing his battle with Hikaru, challenges Hyoma, who has been watching everyone but not battling. In order to be in the beyblade championship they must beat the Euro Team, which proves to be a challenge but eventually defeat the Euro Team while also becoming stronger.
Tyson then beats Kevin in battle, before the rest of the White Tigers show up. Rei confronts him before he can escape and they battle for the disk Rei leaves the Bladebreakers and journeys into the mountains to try to get back Driger. Toward the end of the Chinese tournament, Ray and his ex-teammates make amends, and the Bladebreakers win the tournament. However, if they lose, they'll have their bit beasts captured As the Bladebreakers make their way to the World Championships in Russia, they are stuck in Paris where they end up wasting a day looking for Kai who had mysteriously disappeared. Takao, Rei and even Kyojyu face him altogether, but are all easily defeated Now that Kai is finally loyal to the 'Bladebreakers', he returns Black Dranzer to Boris, doing severe damage to the enemy headquarters in the process. After defeating them, they organize a team, known as the Bladebreakers, along with Max Tate Max Mizuhara. The winner of this round advances to the semi-finals.
Takao and Kyojyu try to see the Louvre but end up meeting Oliver, again, who rented an entire gallery just for himself to contemplate the works of art. Enrique, dressed up in an actual Roman centurion uniform Unwilling to let his initial defeat to Enrique faze him, Takao gets busy reworking his Beyblade. As the episode closes, Ponzi thanks the ThunderCats but declines their offer to travel together. It is seen that Ray's old team holds a grudge against him for leaving them, but towards the end of the Chinese Tournament, Ray and his ex-teammates make amends, and the Bladebreakers win the tournament. Max then tries, and succeeds. It's not until Emily knocks out her own opponent, loses the second match and is on her way to throwing the whole competition The Bladebreakers arrive in Las Vegas for the start of the American Tournament. Regardless, they arrive at the tournament and meet up with both the White Tigers and the All Starz who invite them to watch their first match against the Neo Borg Demolition Boys in the English dub and the versions based on it , Determined to avenge the All Starz's devastating defeat, the White Tigers are the next to face the Neo Borg in the Tournament.
In the semifinals, Max goes up against Kai, the champion. Kai replaces him and the trio advance to the final round after a perfect three at the whirlwind, highway-themed dish called the New Jersey Turnpike Tensions rise as the American Tournament heats up. After losing, Ryo gave Ginga Pegasus before disappearing, and Ginga took it upon himself to stop the Dark Nebula. There is a new blader in town, Tetsuya, who is destroying the beys of the bladers he defeats. Kai is torn between escaping the Abbey, now known as the Biovolt Corporation with Biovolt being an acronym for Beybladers Intent On Victory Over Lawless Tyranny , or exploring it further in an attempt to unlock forgotten memories from his childhood. Rei, Kyojyu, Takao and Max make their way to the observation deck of the tower where they are again confronted by the Dark Bladers The Bladebreakers spend an extra day in Paris and split up to see the sights.
After all agreeing to try and earn the 50000 points needed to qualify for Battle Bladers, Ginga and co meet up at a stadium outside town to battle one last time. The third round is explosive, with Tyson just managing to defeat Kai, and become the National Beyblade Champion. Takao looks forward to fighting Rei, an undefeated Blader. First up, the BladeBreakers versus the Tall Boys. Jorma lends Flicker, a mini-bot that can track the energy signature of the book.
Upon studying the book, Jorma concludes that one of the stones the ThunderCats are after is somewhere in the sky. Finally he gets Ginga to tell the story of his past. Tyson cheers Max up with the fact that he now has a Bit Beast, and he can't wait for his battle with Ray. Kenny is working on something, and is not there for the first round. Before Tyson gets there, a Blade Shark named Carlos fights and defeats him, taking his blade.
However, as the Wollo thought they are disatisified customers out for revenge like others he scammed earlier, Ponzi inadvertently crashes his cart in an escape attempt with his entire supply destroyed in the process. With Enrique having doubts about his own technique, and Oliver visiting him in Rome from France, the stage is set for a rematch. Max wins his Block, and advances to the finals. When young blader Kenta runs into a rough gang of bladers, the Face Hunters, he is saved my mysterious blader Ginga Hagane and his bey Storm Pegasus. Carlos then destroys one of his partners' Beys, leaving it between Tyson and Carlos. But in the first set of the best-of-three match, Seaborg, Sergei's whale Bit Beast, uses the water in the Black Sea Bowl to create a tsunami, which overwhelms Dranzer.