Felicity was holding a light during a dramatic scene challenge. Vanessa kicked the ladder beneath her, causing her to fall, drop the light, set the set on fire, and ruin her team's chances at victory. They lost, and Felicity was blamed.
Vanessa had gotten a hold of her team's script, Gwen being the team captain so she wrote the script. Vanessa rearranged and added scenes to the script, making it look like a fantasy musical about her and Trent. Trent was furious and so was Shin. The musical reminded Shin of Geoff's obsession with Bridgette. So Gwen was voted off to prevent an obsession, even though she was set up.
Lindsay had run for team captain alongside Dawn, B, and Justin. Vanessa had been feeding them all false information on how to appeal to their team. When Lindsay took her words literally, she ripped off her shirt in a challenge. Lindsay's team considered her the most ridiculous candidate and voted her off.
Will had angered Justin to the point where Justin hypnotized the girls of the team with his looks. Justin was tired of models being labeled stupid, which Will had labeled him as so. Scott was also aware that Will knew he was throwing challenges. The combined votes sealed his fate.
Chef and Shin made an illegal alliance. B was team captain at the time. Chef wanted Shin to rule his team, so as a staff member, Chef took it upon himself to rig the votes, dethroning B. With B gone, Shin could rise up and take the role of team captain. Thus, usurping B.
When Eva threatened that she better return to the game, Chris announced that someone else had to leave in her place. Mama Dj got her revenge on Katie for breaking DJ's heart by volunteering her for elimination.
Shin's illegal alliance with Chef was finally revealed by Brick. After being exposed, Bridgette broke up with Shin, and all of his friendships fell apart. In grief, Shin voted himself out to rebalance the scales that he altered.