In a rundown part of town, Richie bumps into an old man. Able to control electromagnetic forces, he channels his newfound powers to fight evil, aided by his pal Osgood, who builds gadgets to help Virgil fight crime. A little while later, Virgil tells Richie. During the , she was interviewing for a school project when she witnessed the explosion in the distance. While probing Richie's mind, Madelyn uncovers Virgil's identity as Static, and decided to make him her next target instead of Richie. He gets mad and walks away. She joins the church homeless program where she can get help.
Richie tells Virgil his concerns, and Virgil agrees to look into it. That same cop car stops Virgil, while he's on his way home. He is telling her how he couldn't forget something that happened. Reaching a dead end, they give up for the night. He is about to start speaking when his face changes, and he tells everyone he is dropping out of the race.
The Ruffpack manages to escape, with Hyde vowing for revenge. Static shows up, but is defeated. Trapping them in his room, Virgil goes out to see that pretty much the entire neighborhood or at least the high school students therein — Richie included — has fallen prey to Madelyn and is now behaving like a horde of undead. This is a flashback and Virgil is really in a psychiatrist's office. Virgil promises not to tell anyone A. Rubberband Man is also in the store and recognizes him.
He goes to the church to talk with Reverend Anderson about her and leaves with many questions still unanswered. However, since the flashbacks were made specifically for that episode, instead of made up of clips from this one, Madelyn wears different clothes in those. Virgil sees through it and stops Ferrett. Af Air Date : 9th-Feb-2002 The episode starts out with the Ruffpack stealing guitars. Staic meets up with her again and they fight. Virgil and Richie test out these powers in the scrap yard. The Big Bang happens and they are caught in the explosion.
Let's just hope it stays that way. She tries to get information on where he was the night before, but he manages to evade her questions. Ferrett does not want to join and is given laughing gas. The school elections are starting and a girl named Madelyn Spaulding is a candidate. It turns out that Madelyn is controlling him.
While Joey is popular among the students simply because of being himself, Madelyn's haughty attitude makes her an unfavored contender — which becomes even more so after she publicly berates Richie's campaign for being based only on vending machines. Synopsis: Accidental exposure to an experimental mutagen leaves geeky high school student Virgil with super powers. He says to Static he just wants to be one of the good guys now, but Static does not believe him. However, Hotstreak is eventually stopped when Static conducts electricty from a nearby rooftop Air Date : 2nd-Mar-2002 On a train, two boys steal a briefcase from a man. Madelyn gets mad at this and is about to say something, but doubles over in pain.
Problem is, she doesn't have any followers. Virgil takes it to him and finds out that A. Static Shock season 2 episode 9 Attack of the Living Brain Puppets The school elections are starting and a girl named Madelyn Spaulding is a candidate. The candidates are giving speeches and Joey is up. Later, on patrol, Static abruptly loses his powers. The candidates are giving speeches and Joey is up.
He looks out the window and sees a building on fire. Virgil looks outside and sees a power station covered in ice. He charges it up a little when she isn't looking to make it better. The next day, Joey is to give a speech before the students. When he gets there, Richie and him see Nick Connor picking on Jimmy Osgood.
Boom and Mirage show up and Virgil, with Richie's help, escape from Sharon's sight. That night, she uses her powers to tap into Virgil's mind while he is sleeping, causing him to have a nightmare of her. Upset, she decides to dominate him by force, while he fights back with his own powers. The girl freaks out and trashes the mall with ice and snow. Richie and him run into Hotstreak again and a fight ensues. He begins the story of how he first met a kid named Jimmy. Mirage is hurt and sent to the hospital, where Static learns about her and Boom.
Hotstreak has returned from jail, where he learned anger management. Meanwhile, Sharon, still trying to prove that Virgil is Static, takes him to a basketball game where she can keep an eye on him. . Afterwards, a homeless girl asks him for money, but he says he does not have any. They put this on the school's website and the news spreads fast. The next da Air Date : 4th-May-2002.