A series of mysterious deaths plague the life of conductor Ryder Bond. In each case, the victim is incinerated by supernaturally hot flames. As Kolchak investigates, he finds out that an arsonist, Frankie Markoff, was a fan of Bond's, and was killed in a penny arcade. His funeral procession crossed Bond's car, allowing the spirit to become a "doppelganger" and try to take over Bond's life. Each victim was burned to death when they fell asleep, and if Bond goes to sleep the doppelganger will take him over for good. Fighting sleep himself, Kolchak must exhume Markoff's body and reunite it with his restless spirit before he too bursts into flame.moreless
In a Latin American country, Illya and Napoleon try to help the popular national leader, Angela protect her government from the Secret Three, a revolutionary group backed by Thrush. Solo is captured by the Secret Three, but escapes after learning that Vinay, a friend of Angela's, is plotting against her. He tells her husband, General Abaca, but the general is actually the one plotting to overthrow his wife's government and have her killed.moreless
An agent is killed and Scott and Kelly look for the blueprints that he was carrying for a remote-missile guidance system.