Thursday November 22nd, 2012
The episode begins with Blaine presiding a meeting of a group of students who are dressed up according to their dark side or secret identity. Just then one student comes running and says that the Nationals trophy is missing and someone has left a laptop. There is a video in which a guy is holding the trophy (Warblers) and challenges the club to win the Sectionals. In the hallway, Jake asks Marley out on Friday night; but Ryder interrupts saying that she is going out with him. They then get into a fight and Finn breaks it up. Finn calls a meeting of the Glee club. Some of them are dressed in their super hero/secret identity costume. ..Read the full recap
This is the first episode that Will does not appear in ever in the series. The only remaining character to have been in every episode is Artie.
|Artist||Song Title||Played When|
|Bonnie Tyler||Holding Out For A Hero||Marley and Kitty sing in their costumes.|
|The Clique||Superman||Ryder and Jake have a sing off to be Mega Studd|
|David Bowie||Heroes||Sam encouraging Blaine to stay.|
|Fun||Some Nights||Glee rivals singing together as a group.|
|Kelly Clarkson||My Dark Side||Blaine sings with the Warblers.|
When making a speech Finn has a marker in his belt that disappears and then reappears.
In the scene where Blaine and Sam are running away from the Warblers, there is a door that opens and closes on its own.
Sam does an impression of Bane, who is a character in the movie "Dark Night Rises."
Finn mention a group by the name of the Avengers. They are a fictional group of super heroes.
The episode opens up with the glee logo in a spotlight, which is a reference to the Batman symbol.