|Your existence is not impossible. But it's also not very likely. Welcome to Night Vale.|
"The Phone Call" is the 16th episode of Welcome to Night Vale. It was released on February 1, 2013.
Cecil receives a cryptic phone call from someone who is very close. Plus, a new business plan at the Daily Journal, an important list from the Sheriff's Secret Police, and improvements at the public library.
- Old Media Blues: In response to online competition, the Night Vale Daily Journal announces its new business model: killing news bloggers with hatchets.
- Cecil and Carlos' Relationship: Carlos calls Cecil using his home phone number for the first time and they set up a "date."
- Weird Science: Carlos calls Cecil to report that time is slowing down in Night Vale.
- The Underground City: The Sheriff himself announces that Night Vale should prepare for war with the lost city.
|If I said you had a beautiful body, would it even matter because we are so insignificant in this vast, incomprehensible universe?|
- This is the first episode to feature a voice other than Cecil's: Night Vale writer Jeffrey Cranor as Carlos.