|Season 1, Episode 03|
|Air date||July 17, 2015|
|Directed by||Takahiko Kyōgoku|
|Written by||Takahiko Kyōgoku|
|Two Military Forces||To Unknown Lands|
Fire Dragon is the third episode of the Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri anime series. It aired on July 17, 2015.
Taking the unconscious elf with them, the 3rd Unit return to the village of Coda, and upon learning about the Fire Dragon, the villagers decide to evacuate assisted by the Japanese soldiers, and they are later join by two mages Lelei and her master. Taking heed of the situation, a group of bandits decide to attack the villagers, just to be vanquished by Rory Mercury, an apostle of the Dark God Emroy. While escorting the refugees, Itami's party rendezvous with Rory, and taking a special interest in Itami, she decides to accompany them as well. However, the Fire Dragon appears and attacks the convoy and the 3rd Unit manages to drive it away, after blowing off one of its front legs with Rory's help. After giving a funeral for the casualties of the battle, the 3rd Unit part ways with the villagers, and Itami decides to take the rest of the refugees as well as Rory, the elf woman and Lelei back to Alnus Hill.