Set in 2005, it concerns a group of video game programmers whose last names all begin with "J". They live and work in a development "pod", which they refer to as the "jPod", within a company that Coupland has described as "resembles, but legally no way is Electronic Arts", located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Ethan faces off against Kaitlin in the motion capture studio.
The same glitch that created jPod causes it to break up.
Ethan passes out invitations to the Jarlewski Annual Chuckshot.
The Podsters decide to throw Kaitlin a prom.
Bree joins John Doe on his quest to rescue Carol from from his mother's lesbian commune.
Ethan deals with production concerns and his father's new career.
Es el cumpleaños de Bree. Steve quiere poner "The birthday song" dentro de BoardX. Jim intenta participar en un programa de televisión de HOng Kong que muestra videos de norteamericanos haciendo cosas estúpidas.
The Podsters get a visit from Kaitlin's old flame.
Ethan and Cowboy are detained in Beijing when 50 bags of heroin are found in their luggage.
The Podsters have their first meeting with the new heroin-addicted Steve.
After Steve goes missing the Podsters get a new boss.
Ethan discovers some unwanted house guests in his apartments.
Los Podsters una visita de la madre de John Doe.