Shepherd gathered all the mass he could spare, reaching his parts together. He could hear Ariana crying out in the audience. That would not do. He couldn't allow it. His eyes and ears dissolved for the tiny bit of extra flesh it granted him, and when that wasn't enough, he squirmed blindly towards his limbs. Deaf and blind, he never saw or heard the final strike.
He just felt it as Gen's foot connected with the side of his head and he went sailing, striking the barrier with such force it bent and cracked. With a final crack, it shattered, and he fell with its shards. With the tiniest of thuds, he was officially out of the ring. It was over.