"Road to Glory!" (天下無双への道!, Tenkamusō e no michi!) is the twenty-seventh episode of the Beyblade Burst Turbo season. It first aired on October 1, 2018 and later aired on May 5th, 2019 in Canada and on July 6, 2019 in America.
With his title match against Valt coming up, Aiger needs to up his game to have any chance of becoming world champion. Luckily, Xavier introduces Aiger to the perfect teacher: Xander Shakadera! Aiger takes on a 100 Battle Challenge to push his body and mind to the limit.
- Aiger and co. meet Xander Shakadera for the first time.
- The battle between Valt and Aiger begins, with Aiger scoring a point off the former.
- During the match, Aiger succumbs to the darkness within Z Achilles.
- Aiger Akabane
- Valt Aoi
- Xander Shakadera
- Xavier Bogard
- Naru Akabane
- Fubuki Sumiye
- Ranjiro Kiyama
- Kristina Kuroda
- Free De La Hoya
- Laban Vanot
- Hae-jin Oh
- Suoh Genji
- Kyle Hakim
- Señor Hanami
- Taiga Akabane
- Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend+ (Aiger's)
- Xcalius X4 1'Dagger Sword (Xavier's; used by Xander)
- Wonder Valtryek V4 12 Volcanic (Valt's)
- Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend (Aiger's; flashback)
- Forneus F4 0 Yard (Fubuki's)
- Roktavor R4 11Reach Wedge (Ranjiro's)
- Aiger Akabane (Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend+) vs. Xavier Bogard (Xcalius X4 1'Dagger Sword)
- Aiger Akabane (Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend+) vs. Fubuki Sumiye (Forneus F4 0 Yard)
- Aiger Akabane (Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend+) vs. Ranjiro Kiyama (Roktavor R4 11Reach Wedge)
- Aiger Akabane (Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend+) vs. Xander Shakadera (Xcalius X4 1'Dagger Sword) = Xander and Xcalius = (2-0)
- Round 1: Xander and Xcalius (Burst Finish; 2pts)
- Round 2: Draw (Double Burst Finish; 0pts)
- Aiger Akabane (Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend+) vs. Valt Aoi (Wonder Valtryek V4 12 Volcanic) = Battle continues in next episode.
- Round 1: Aiger and Achilles (Ring-Out Finish; 1pt)
Special Moves Used
- Turbo Whip (Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend+)
- Z Defense (Z Achilles A4 11 Xtend+)
- Triple Saber (Xcalius X4 1'Dagger Sword)
- Penta Saber (Xcalius X4 1'Dagger Sword)
- Not counting the time Ranjiro was given his brother's first Roktavor bey, this episode marks the first time a character uses another person's Beyblade.