In 2000, Dan, a recently hired animator for Nickelodeon, is offered to go out to lunch by his coworkers. He accepts the offer, and discusses ideas with his fellow partners. But a truck rams into the backseat of the car, all survived with a few wounds, except Dan. Twenty years later, he awakens to see a glaring light in his left eye. Dan functions perfectly after his resurrection, but soon discovers that he is unable to pronounce words. Jimmy explains that explains to him that an event called The Intersection, an experiment conducted by him and a fellow scientist know as Anuk Calder that was an attempt to create a teleporter to alternate realms.