Hayate no Gotoku! Cuties Episode 4 aired on April 29th 2013.
Isumi Saginomiya is curious about why she doesn't have a maid to support her in any way. So her mother, Hatsuho went to request Hayate to handing out flyers to recruit suitable maids to overcome Isumi's weakness of smartphones. Fumi chose to be a maid candidate confident in her skills. In the end, both Isumi and her mother rejected Fumi because she did not meet the standards of understanding how to use smartphones. Nagi responds that Isumi doesn't need a maid because she already has her mother to look after her. At Sakuya's House, Chiharu Harukaze, as Haru is teaching Sakuya to be modest. In a flashback, the story goes on how Chiharu was hired to be Sakuya's maid. Makita & Kunieda reach an agreement that Sakuya needs a maid by choosing one at her café. Sakuya asks Nagi why she hired Hayate as her butler in the first place and she replies that it was fate. In an arcade, Sakuya and Chiharu play virtual games together, and felt faith in her so she had Chiharu become her maid. Back in the present, Sakuya visits Nagi then discovers Chiharu there at the Violet Mansion. She drags Sakuya away and begs her to keep her maid identity a secret. They search for ideas to draw a manga, ditching Sakuya since she can't read manga. Isumi tries to help Sakuya to entertain herself. Later, Sakuya hopes Nagi can still rely on her.
While asking her mother why she doesn't haven an exclusive maid, Isumi mentions that she is fourteen years old, while in the manga, Isumi is thirteen and mentions that she'll turn fourteen in September.
After coming up with an idea, Hatsuho explains to Isumi that a maid is a person who supports her master in areas they lack in, after giving an example on what Nagi and Sakuya lack in, Sakuya runs into the room and hits Isumi on the head with a paper fan. In the manga, after hearing Hatsuho's example, Sakuya yells at Hatsuho as she walked into the room they are sitting in.
As Hatsuho asks for Hayate's help on finding a maid for Isumi, Nagi's dialog about how Hayate doesn't want Hatsuho to know that he doesn't want to find a maid for Isumi before he turns to her and tells her not to blurt out the truth, is absent in the manga.
While helping Hatsuho post flyers for a maid, Hayate posts one on a bulletin board. In the manga he posts it to a utility pole.
As Hayate puts up the flyer, Fumi and Sharna appear behind him wearing their winter Hakuou uniforms. In the manga they where wearing their summer uniforms.
Before the revealing of the maid Hatsuho chose for Isumi, Sakuya's comment about whether Hatsuho had a good eye for choosing people is absent.
Upon being revealed, Fumi is shown to be wearing yellow ribbons in her hair and a pink winter maid outfit as opposed to the manga, where she wore a simple maid head piece and a summer maid uniform.
Returning to the Violet Mansion, Nagi greets Hayate while playing a PFP, in the manga she is shown to be playing a PS3.
After explaining to Hayate the reason why Isumi doesn't have a maid, Maria scolds Nagi for still playing video games and tells her to take a bath before going to bed is not present in this episode.
After annoucing to Sakuya that an exclusive maid will have to be hired for her, Makita tells her why he and Kunieda cannot serve as much due to her developing body is omitted in this episode.
Sakuya bringing up her nursemaid Tome is also omitted in this episode.
After seeing the Saku Nyan maid cafe, Sakuya asks Makita and Kunieda how much money they spent on it, which they state that they're making a profit from the maid cafe is omitted in this episode.
After saying the quote "you won't die because I'll protect you", Chiharu looks at Sakuya and realizes that she didn't get the reference is absent in the manga.
After Nagi explains her situation to Hayate, Sakuya comes into her room, surprised that Nagi was stressed out over her writers block and offers to talk to her. In the manga, Sakuya comes in to check on her after hearing that Nagi lost her confidence after seeing a professional mangaka's work.
Upon seeing Chiharu at the Violet Mansion, Sakuya calls out "Haru-san" before being grabbed and taken to another room by Chiharu, in the manga before being taken to a different room, she also asks Chiharu if she was living there was omitted in this episode.
While asking Sakuya if Nagi and Chiharu left Hayate is shown with nothing, while in orginally he was bringing the three of them tea in the manga.
Sakuya asking Isumi why she is at the Violet Mansion before being told by Isumi that she ended up there when she was going to feed the koi at the pond is absent in the manga.
Wanting Sakuya to read her new ideas for her doujinshi, Hayate informs her that Sakuya had already left. seeing that she was a bit disappointed that Sakuya couldn't read her doujinshi, Hayate suggests to her that she should give Sakuya a call before realizing that Sakuya came back with Isumi. In the manga Sakuya doesn't come back.
After Sakuya and Isumi gave their introductions in the begining of the episode, the Tanuki from inside the Kurotsubaki from CAN'T TAKE MY EYES OFF YOU makes a cameo appearance by appearing next to a small koi pond behind them.
The arcade Sakuya enters is called "Amusement Game Arashi". This is a reference to the series Game Center Arashi.
Additionally, the game sprite on Arashi's hat appears below the arcade's sign.