The tribe participates in a reward challenge and after half of the tribe enjoys soda and steaks, Kim talks to Sabrina to stengthen the female alliance and vote Michael out. Meanwhile, back on the Tikiano beach, the girls are also talking about voting Michael out which worries Jay. Afterwards, bad weather causes the tribemates to strengthen their shelter and Chelsea accuses Tarzan of chopping wood they needed to improve the shelter.
Later, Kim makes Troyzan believe that Michael wants him out, angering Troyzan and creating a reason for him to vote for Michael. After Jay wins immunity, he wants to vote out a girl and plans for Christina. Before Tribal Council, Kim isn't sure if she should stick with her female alliance and vote for Michael or side with Jay for the vote.moreless
The newly merged tribe wake up and decide on the new tribe name, Tikiano. Tarzan fears that the guys are not part of a solid alliance so he approaches Michael to get him on their side. Although Michael agrees, he's not being truthful with Tarzan. Later, half of Tikiano win a reward of pizza and a secret note. The note reveals that there is still an unclaimed hidden immunity idol. Chelsea fears that someone from the former Manono tribe has an idol because she wants the old Salani to prevail. Jonas later approaches Tarzan when he learns Michael knows of the male alliance. Tarzan doesn't appreciate Jonas' comments and decides to take himself out of the alliance.
Early the next morning while the others are still sleeping, Troyzan successfully finds the hidden immunity idol. Afterwards, the tribe participate in their first post-merge individual Immunity Challenge. The pre-merge Salani alliance seem tight and Jonas is the target for the vote. So when Troyzan tells Jonas their plan, right away he does damage control, repairing his alliance with Tarzan and establish a last minute plan to vote Kat out. But a conversation during Tribal Council may change everyone's plan.moreless
When the two tribes meet for the Reward Challenge, they are shocked to learn that the tribes will be shaken up. Afterwards, the newly reformed Salani arrive on their beach and Sabrina is happy to see members of her previous alliance on the tribe. But over on the new Manono beach, Colton and Alicia are not so happy with their new tribe members. Back on Salani, the tribe members enjoy a meal of chicken and crab while Jay feels comfortable siding with the women on his tribe in preparation for a merge. Manono are also thinking of the merge and Alicia wants the girls (and Colton) to stick together, but Jonas sees Colton as a possible threat to the male alliance.
Before the next challenge, Kim finds an idol on the Salani beach and shares it with Chelsea but vow to keep it to themselves. At the Manono beach, Colton feels that Monica and Christina need to be voted out next and Alicia agrees to vote his way.
Then, after Monono lose the Immunity Challenge, Monica and Christina are told that the vote is for Tarzan, but Alicia and Colton spread the word about voting out Monica, something that the other tribe mates agree with.moreless
The men return from Tribal Council and Tarzan feels his alliance is solid and thinks Bill should be their next target. The next morning, Jonas approaches the women to use their net in exchange for half of the catch, but Salani reject his offer. Later, the women win the Reward Challenge and take a tarp back to their shelter. After the challenge, Leif lets it slip to Bill that Colton wanted to vote him out at the last Tribal. Michael tells Colton he suspects Leif and Bill are friends which leads Leif to confess to Colton what he told Bill.
The two tribes meet for the Immunity Challenge and when Manono win, Alicia is blamed for Salani's loss after being unable to complete their puzzle and laughs it off. Over on Manono, Bill wants to discuss things with Colton, but Colton does not want to talk. Instead, Colton comes up with the idea to give up their tribe immunity and go to Tribal Council to vote out the guy he doesn't like.moreless