The homicide investigation begins to make Ripley's life very tough. The homicide sufferer is recognized as a younger man who'd been out on his stag evening. The investigation begins to threaten Ripley's enterprise when Carlisle quickly closes down the arcade for forensics. DI Carlisle calls Ripley's son, Danny, in for questioning; he is satisfied that Danny is aware of extra concerning the inquiry than he's letting on. Carlisle suspects he may be overlaying for his father. When an enormous tax invoice surfaces and places stress on Ripley's funds, his pals Terry, Jim and Adrian, who've invested within the arcade, begin to get twitchy. In the meantime, Natalie agrees to go on a date with Carlisle unaware that he's investigating the homicide. And Shyanne's love life takes a flip for the higher when she's reunited with Steve, who'd earlier been warned to avoid her by Ripley.