Diego continues to develop his Zorro character. The first thing he does is introduce Bernardo to Tornado and the hidden tunnels within the hacienda. Later he rides to the mission to check on the safety of Ignacia Torres. When Diego returns to the de la Vega rancho he is surprised to find the commandante with a Zorro costume in hand. The commandante quickly rules out Diego with his awkwardness but Diego's head vaquero is under suspicion. The commandante believes Benito resembles the outlaw,Zorro, and soon challenges him to a duel. Soon they are interrupted by the real Zorro who gets the best of the commandante. Zorro escapes and the commandante's men chase after him.