Claire's attempts at romance with the football quarterback take a tragic turn. Hiro convinces his friend that it is their destiny to travel to America to save the world. Meanwhile, Nathan uses Peter's accident for his own politcal gain. Matt, Suresh, and the FBI are on Sylar's trail.
Heroes 1.3 FAQ
What’s It Called?
“One Giant Leap.”
What does TV Guide say?
Hiro sets about proving to Ando (James Kyson Lee) that he is meant to save the world; Matt is questioned by FBI agent Audrey Hanson (Clea DuVall) about suspected serial killer Sylar, who Mohinder learns had a connection with his dead father; Peter marvels at his newfound ability to fly, while Nathan makes a calculated move to keep the truth from the press. Also, Claire's attempt to maintain normalcy in her life proves difficult; Niki visits Micah's paternal grandmother; Isaac pushes Simone away.
What is TV Guide not telling us?
Eden finds the key to Sylar’s apartment taped inside Chandra Suresh’s diary. They even find the killer’s exciting “Forgive Me” room.
Is Ando still difficult to convince?
Ando out-Scullys Dana Scully this week. Hiro shows him the comic book, which actually shows Ando saying something before Ando says it, and Ando – incredibly - continues to disbelieve. Happily, even more dramatic evidence is presented in the next Ando scene.
Is Matt awaiting trial for murder by episode’s end?
Matt does not get a happy ending this week.
Does Peter or Nathan fly this week?
No. But Peter and Nathan do a lot of non-superpowered stuff this week.
Does Claire have her weekly improbably grisly mishap so we can see her use her superpower?
Do we see more scooped-out skulls this week?
Not this week.
Do we learn why this Syler guy steals brains? Is he a zombie?
The brain fetish is not explained this week.
Why does Niki visit Micah’s grandma?
While digging in the Nevada desert, she discovers something connected to her prison-escapee husband.
Does Niki’s id eviscerate grandma?
Not this week.
What’s doing with Isaac the artist?
Hiro phones to warn him of Sylar, but inexplicably does so only in Japanese - even though Ando, who speaks English, is standing right next to him.