A friendly desert community where the sun is hot, the moon is beautiful, and mysterious lights pass overhead while we all pretend to sleep. Welcome to Night Vale.
— Cecil

"Pilot" is the first episode of Welcome to Night Vale. It was released on 15 June 2012.

Synopsis Edit

A new dog park opens in Night Vale. Carlos, a scientist, visits and discovers some interesting things. Seismic things. Plus, a helpful guide to surveillance helicopter-thing.

Plot Developments Edit

Proverb Edit

Look to the north. Keep looking. There’s nothing coming from the south.
— Cecil

Notes  Edit

  • The credits for this episode were read by Joseph Fink.

Transcript Edit

See: /transcript