6. "RE: (S5M4) Familiar Spirits Comments"
In response to message #5
>And while the Blade >Blessing is a powerful spell, it's not Utena's only route to a >"power-up", either. We've seen her tap into her full power without it >before (in her duel with Akio in Knights III, most >prominently).
I'll have to re-read when I have more time. I was pretty sure Anthy did her thing during that fight (after the heart sword got reassembled, of course)