Tom recruits Dana as his producer for the show and tries to come up with a way to explain how Show Within a Show works without just talking to the camera.
Tom and Dana discuss Zack's bad relationship with his father as an attribution to the shooting failures.
The cast has interviews with various people in search of a new female character.
Tom's horrible, horrible opening for the show leaves him with 24 hours to design a new one, and is aided by Zack, who apparently knows the ins-and-outs of After Effects.
Tom and Dana discuss how to demonstrate some Unresolved Sexual Tension
. Which leads to an awkward conversation with some Unfortunate Implications
During filming, Tom has to fend off Shannon, his ex-girlfriend and tries to convince her that they are no longer a couple. It doesn't work. And Tom's own behaviour does not help.
Dana tries to get Tom to explain the script for this weeks trope, while Tom tricks her into into actually acting it out
. Dana is less than impressed.
Tired of Shannon's violent tendencies, Tom starts dating Alyssa, one of the interviewees from the auditions earlier. The dating ends with disastrous consequences.
Tom finally breaks up with Shannon while Dana confronts him on his lack of ability to write scripts for the vlog, which he admits to along with his need for Dana's help as a producer.
In the first season finale, Mr. Administrator threatens to cancel the web show, unless Tom and Dana create something of transcendent beauty.
Our heroes must deal with 
, a rival vlog that's so superior that even Mr. Administrator would rather watch it.
Tom and Dana try to talk Stephen "Ace" Tonti, the host of 
, into becoming their rival In-Universe
. However, Ace has other ideas.
Gaelyn, the camerawoman for 
, takes the main camera and starts a diary
Dana tries to produce both Echo Chamber
and 
at the same time. Will she be forced to choose sides?
When the gang films an episode about Chekhov's Gun
Zack gets some props that make the shoot a little too
When Tom forgets Dana's birthday, he doesn't take it seriously—but she does.
Tom and Zack follow Dana to a secret rendezvous.
Mr. Administrator hires a new producer with bad manners and worse taste to run Echo Chamber
Gaelyn's meeting with Zack's tyrannical father doesn't go smoothly.
Dana takes a sick day from 
to see if Ace really needs her.
Zack re-evaluates his relationships with Gaelyn, his father and Echo Chamber
In the White Void Room
, Mr. Administrator deals with Zack's decision—and the secrets behind Echo Chamber