"The Greatest Gift" is the 8th issue in Arc 3: A Crisis on Both Worlds, and the number 33 overall issue of W.I.T.C.H.
The guardians face the wrath of Ari when they make another attempt to free the banshee. The girls cleverly defeat him and the banshee escapes—but she takes Maqi with her! The girls and Ari search for Maqi and battle with a throng of banshees. A bad fall endangers the life of Maqi, but the guardians’ gift of regeneration brings him back to life!
Meanwhile In Heatherfield, the Guardians’ astral drops create their own uproar when they start to feel resentful of their masters and decide that it’s payback time.