The battle for 0,000 begins as new artists compete in the most intense Flash Challenge to date; the competition heats up when the first veteran artist returns seeking revenge.
Egos collide when the artists get their hands dirty in a team Flash Challenge; another veteran returns.
Some of the artists have a tough time working in teams of two for the Flash Challenge; a veteran artist schemes to take back control.
The artists face the most extreme test of detail ever attempted; a veteran artist returns and sparks old rivalries.
The artists use plenty of color during a contortionist body painting Flash Challenge; a veteran artist returns and adds a new-school twist to an old subject.
Bonds are tested and new alliances are formed during an intense Flash Challenge; a veteran joins the New Artist Alliance to take down a common enemy.
Alliances end up being broken during an intense Flash Challenge.
The artists end up being pushed to their limits as they take part in the Flash Challenge.
The artists have to work in pairs to complete some large-scale back tattoos.
Alliances end up being tested as the remaining six artists tattoo have to work in teams of three.
The stakes increase after the artists have to ink the ultimate in-your-face tattoo.
The tables end up being turned on the veterans as the new artists call the shots in the Elimination Tattoo.
The final three artists reveal two master canvases; eliminated artists return and confront each other for the first time since the competition; a winner is crowned.