>Intensifying of Shamisen
>First Deva to challenge Ryuuko, loses, but wins and gains an awesome ability that no other Deva has, all without needing his uniform.
>Satsuki: Did you think you managed to get behi- *slowly looks up and screams internally*
>Get ready for Uzu vs Ryuuko.
>Jobs hard to Nui, but that's ok because he'll come back stronger.
>Sanageyama: Until I get my rematch with Ryuuko, I can't possibly die!
>Nui: Do you think wearing a new outfit means you can defeat me? *strikes*
>Sanageyama: *dodges and reappears behind Nui* I do! *Electric Shamisen Intensifies*
>Takes her 1 v 1 for a good while before the other Devas show up, nice little still image of him charging Nui.
>Satsuki gets captured, but Uzu's uniform outlasts everyone Else's.
>Nudist Sanageyama manages to hold off Junketsu Ryuuko for a few moments.
>Ragyo: Enhance your uniform all you want, a blind man's sword will never strike me. *blocks*
>Sanageyama: I have to go all out against you, Director. *blindfold splits in half*
>Sanageyama: MY EYES HAVE BEEN OPENED!
>Sanageyama: That's where the "enlightenment" comes from!
>Uzu's now been established as the most combat relevant Deva, and is at his absolute strongest, having gone through Tengantsu, Shigantsu, all the way to Enlightenment.
>First scene of the entire episode
Trigger hyped the fuck out of Uzu, only to give fucking Gamagoori the spotlight.
They essentially wasted so much time with Uzu, who did fuck all in the final episode.
You had ONE JOB Trigger.