"The Confused Flame Haze" (惑いのフレイムヘイズ Madoi no Fureimu Heizu ) is the fourth episode of the anime series Shakugan no Shana. A Flame Haze named Margery Daw arrives in Misaki City along with her contracted Lord Marchosias, prompting a confrontation with Shana that leads to Shana's defeat. Meanwhile, the Crimson Lord Friagne reveals more about his plan for his Rinne, Marianne.
When Yuji is looking for a spoon, Shana and Alastor guessed that the Treasure Tool in him is Reiji Maigo, a Treasure Tool that restores the Power of Existence by midnight. After Yuji gave her the spoon, she stirs the coffee.Later, when the rain comes, Yuji invites her to go into his house. Shana starts changing clothes while Yuji hides himself in the closet, getting to know about more about the Crimson Realm, Flame Haze and Crimson Denizen. Yuji accidentally broke the closet door, fell out of it and got kick by Shana. When Shana comes out from the house, she and Alastor sensed that her Flame Haze comes to Misaki City and starts a battle with Shana.
Meanwhile, Margery Daw make her stay in Misaki Hotel and complains about Misaki City and the hotel. Friagne the Hunter wanted to speed up his plan for Marianne. When Shana becomes tired, she went down to Yuji's room to sleep. Later in the morning, because of Shana sleeping together with Yuji, they created a bit of commotion.In school, when Yoshida got tired, Shana argue with the teacher and she kicked twice. Shana's first kick is instructed by Yuji. After that, she was angry of Yuji because she couldn't understand the reason she follows his instruction.
Meanwhile, another Flame Haze by the name of Margery Daw comes to Misaki City to search for Lamies to kill. She uses a spell and it is sensed by Shana. Margery starts a battle with Shana and defeats Shana. Shana later drops into a river after being defeated.
Characters in Order of AppearanceEdit
* denotes if the character debuts in this episode
- Yuji Sakai
- Hayato Ike
- Keisaku Satō
- Eita Tanaka
- Kazumi Yoshida
- Margery Daw