The intruder alarm goes off again, and Linkara joins Iron Liz and 90s Kid in the living room. They can hear the Entity all around them but they can’t see it, and try as Linkara might he can’t get a lock on it with his tricorder. Liz notices static in one corner of the room and goes to investigate. Before Linkara can intervene, Liz is snatched away by the Entity. Linkara realizes that he’s in over his head and attempts to contact Angry Joe for help, but he receives no answer. Desperately, he calls one person after another begging for help, but no one answers. Finally, he realizes the awful truth: everybody is gone. Everybody on Earth has been taken by the Entity. Everybody except Linkara…and 90s Kid.
Linkara thinks back to 90s Kid’s strange behavior during the KISS Comics review, how it was 90s Kid who called Linkara and distracted him when Ninja-Style Dancer was taken, how 90s Kid was the last one with Harvey before he was taken, and how Pollo vanished when they were all in a room together. Of all the people in the world, why would the Entity leave 90s Kid?
Because the Entity IS 90s Kid. Or at least, it’s been using his image to hide in plain sight of Lord Vyce.
Linkara has also realized what the Entity really is. It has no voice of its own. Its very presence causes glitches. The poem explains everything, but he hadn’t been thinking about it the right way. “A piece of the world is missing” - it doesn’t mean it’s gone, it’s the Entity’s name: MissingNo.
"This game has been very amusing," "90s Kid" says as he removes his sunglasses, "but I think it’s time for it to end." His voice becomes higher and more synthesized and he opens his eyes, revealing then to be full of static. "Huuuuuuummmmmaaaaaaaaaannnnn…”