When Jake and the other Year 8's get embroiled in virtual reality historical computer simulations, Jenny falls out with Jake and makes a new friend of Patsy Clark. Patsy's home life, an anorexic sister in America, her father working in espionage, all seem a little unbelievable to Lucy. Other Year 7's support Patsy, and the issue evolves into a dispute between Year 7 and Year 8's. Kathy bans war-games in the CLC, but the enthusiasm for the English Civil war impresses Mr. McDonnell in the History class. Alex is involved with a "second life" type game without realizing he is chatting to Patsy who is on another terminal. Alison and Sammy make their own avatar and use a magazine to create a persona to talk to him with. Then they realize the magazine contains Patsy's fictional life story. The big Civil War battle starts in the CLC, manifesting itself as a Year 7 vs Year 8 struggle, but before long it becomes a physical affair with paper missiles thrown. Alex, Alison and Sammy restore the ...
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Incidental music includes "This Ffire" by Franz Ferdinand; "Saving My Face" by KT Tunstall; "She's So Lovely" by Scouting For Girls & "Alone In The Dark" by Will Cookson. See more