Nano Contestant Series: Episode List

NANO CONTESTANT SERIES: 9 Serialized Episodes

In 2114, Pinnacle Corporation, the world’s largest tech company, hosts the Tech Games to showcase the world’s latest technology.  The contestants must battle it out in brutal games to ultimately win a $100 million prize!

These digital and hybrid athletes must use everything at their disposal in order to take that prize and all of its glory in the Tech Games.

Hacking, firewalls and electronic countermeasures are all being used by each contestant while running and fighting at top speed.  It’s all on the line, because nothing is being left on the table!

Nano Contestant - Episode 1: Whatever It Takes

Episode 1 – Whatever It Takes

An incredible future. A dangerous game. How far would you go to save your family?
In 2114, there’s no such thing as a fair trial. Roland’s father has just been sentenced to death in a sham case controlled by the all-powerful Pinnacle Corporation. He only has one chance to find out the truth: enter Pinnacle’s death-defying Tech Games and do everything he can to survive.
Roland must undergo a risky procedure to install the necessary extra-human tech enhancements. Success could mean a shot at a $100 million prize and the evidence he needs to clear his father’s name. If he fails, both of them will surely die… Read More…

 

Nano Contestant - Episode 2: Ultimate Endurance

 

Episode 2 – Ultimate Endurance

Extreme times call for extreme measures!

Only 48 of the 1,000 entrants will be allowed to move forward into the Tech Games as a contestant.  Becoming a contestant is Roland’s only chance to get close enough to the Pinnacle Corporation to uncover the evidence needed to clear his father’s name and save him from death by incineration.

Roland has trained hard, but will it be enough?  His resolve to become a Tech Games contestant is tested over a double marathon of the 5 most difficult terrains known to man.  He must survive sheer rock cliffs, jumping off towering waterfalls, racing down an erupting volcano, fighting through blinding sandstorms and using parkour style freerunning to clear urban obstacles.  Read More…

 

Nano Contestant - Episode 3: Combat Obstacles

 

Episode 3 – Combat Obstacles

Determination forged in combat is its purest form.

Game One of the Tech Games is pushing the limits of even extra-human capabilities.  Roland must face the longest and most dangerous obstacle course in existence, if he wants a chance at uncovering evidence against the ruthless Pinnacle Corporation to save his father.

With 20 story rope climbs, 70 mph escalators, 100 foot free dives, and a strongman event, will Roland’s homegrown nanotech be able to keep up with the other cutting edge contestants?  Roland and his tiny team will have to dig deeper than they ever thought possible as they try to find solutions on the fly for overcoming these harrowing obstacles.

Weapons are authorized…  Read More…

 

 

Nano Contestant - Episode 3: Combat Obstacles

 

Episode 4 – Arctic Survival

Arctic temperatures are a refiner’s fire for convictions, leaving behind fortitude rarely seen in this world.

Roland’s secret agenda may be exposed when he is forcefully taken by Pinnacle’s security team. If he can endure their interrogation, then he will have to survive whatever Pinnacle throws at him next.

Pinnacle will push the limits of the extra-human abilities of the Tech Games contestants to their absolute breaking points with a 500 mile ultra marathon in the Arctic. By modeling their newest punishing race course after the upper icefields of the Yukon Territory, they can achieve constant subzero temperatures during the day and a staggering -85 °F at nightfall. Cold enough to freeze any cyborg metal!

With no cold weather training…  Read More…

 

 

Nano Contestant - Episode 5: Avalanche Extant

 

Episode 5 – Avalanche Extant

Nothing exposes the true character of a man like the terrifying power of nature.

With constant subzero temperatures, blizzard whiteouts, glacial rivers and destructive avalanches, will Ivan’s Russian cold weather ingenuity be enough to help Roland brave the most extreme arctic elements in Pinnacle’s arsenal as he competes over 500 miles of frozen tundra?

No longer willing to accept a last place finish, will Roland be able to summon enough raw determination to beat the other hungry extra-human Tech Games contestants? Or will starvation and subzero temperatures get to him first?

Gifted an encrypted code… Read More…