In the pre-heat, the four remaining bakers attempt to make desserts that taste like their favorite candy bars. For the main heat, the bakers face death by chocolate and must create a dessert that combines chocolate with odd ingredients.
In the pre-heat, the final six bakers team up and put their minds together to create a unique brain-themed dessert. The bakers then face their fears during the main heat by using common phobias like insects and ghosts as inspirations for desserts.
In the kick-off pre-heat, eight bakers must show off their decorating skills by creating Halloween candy-filled cookies. For the main heat, bakers can make any treat, but it must be filled with a gooey slime that leaks out when cut open.