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Identity Crisis, Part 1

Written by:

Jono Howard

Story by:

Gavin Blair, Phil Mitchell, Ian Pearson

What happen:

As the episode opens, a game cube is already in place on top of the Wall Street sector. It is an idyllic setting, birds and butterflies along a stream. Bob is fishing. Suddenly his fun is interrupted by an Apache attack helicopter, a Stealth Bomber, and a tank. The tank stops a little too close to Bob, and out pops Enzo in Desert Storm fatigues. Enzo complains that the game is too old, and it's boring. Bob warns him, "Who knows, maybe one day you'll end up in The Fun House".

Off on the side, the User is not doing so well; its tank is stuck between two buildings. The crew of the Stealth Bomber tries to take it out, but the Bomb gets stuck in the plane. Bob decides that it is taking too long, pulls out a handheld rocket launcher, and takes out the User's tank in one shot. Game over.

It is Dot's big day, so the two guys hurry back to the Diner. Dot is working on a checklist. "PID containment node, check. CCI display, check." When she calls for Cecil, everything goes wacky. The colors match Megabyte's viral binomes, and MB's face is on all the billboards outside. Phong's voice comes through, "what you are experiencing is a temporary distortion of reality". Cecil has a blank face screen and an "EU 26" label. When things get back to normal, Cecil states that all of the staff and some of the food items are behind her all the way.

Enzo comes running in, having beaten Bob at a foot race. He is all excited, but Dot is horrified that Enzo's icon is not on his baseball cap. Bob picked it up and replaces it. Dot reminds Enzo that his Personal ID codes are stored in the icon; if anyone gets a hold if them, they can make him do anything they want.

After a little more dilly-dallying, Dot gets her personal organizer and prepares herself. She taps her icon to change into her businesswoman outfit; black and white top, black skirts, gold accessories, round black eyeglasses.

She and Bob go through a dark tunnel. Dot is nervous as they go through the final door into a vast auditorium filled with binomes. The binomes are also nervous. Megabyte owns everything around those parts; their Personal ID codes are all they have left. Dot implores them to remember the plans they have to turn the sector into an Energy Park.] One by one, the binomes tap their icons and allow their PID to flow into Dot's organizer. While Dot turns around to look at t