With Gwen's aid, Ben finally asks classmate Julie on a date, but their pleasant evening together at a pier carnival suffers when the Omnitrix starts beeping loudly and several of the carny rides start attacking Ben. With Kevin and Gwen not on hand, Ben labors alone to keep his date with Julie from becoming a complete shambles amidst the unwarranted attacks. Finally, as the focus shifts onto Julie, Ben must figure out what's going on. Written by
Did You Know?
This marks the first appearance of Brainstorm, a character that will appear eight times in the series. In four credit listings (including this one), the name appears as "Brainstorm," but in the other four credit listings it appears as "Brain Storm," making no one spelling correct. See more
With Gwen and Ben back home, it's not explained where orphan Kevin sleeps. If not inside his car (parked, most likely, outside Gwen's house), one might expect Ben to offer Kevin a stay in his parent's quest bedroom (especially since they must, by necessity, hang out together so frequently). The issue doesn't come up and the matter is never explained. See more
[the Omnitrix transforms Ben into a different alien than the one he meant to select
I'm not Jet Ray. I'm a seafood platter. Mm-mm, and apparently one possessed of a highly advanced intellect. Ergo, perhaps I should assign this new life-form a more apropos nom de guerre. What say... BRAINSTORM!