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First mentioned: January 8, 2007
Are You a Hero?

During the Season One mid-season hiatus, NBC.com offered an online abilities quiz titled Are You a Hero?. Users could navigate through a list of choices, and were rewarded with HTML for a banner image that they can place on their personal web pages identifying a best match with a Heroes character.

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Introduction

Additional research has enabled the development of this new personality inventory to help determine whether you possess heroic abilities. But always remember, however powerful you be as an individual, we are more powerful together than we could ever be apart.

Quiz Questions

Do you believe you have unique or special abilities?

  • Yes
    • How would you best describe your feeling of being "Unique"? I have above average...
      • Intelligence
        • Intelligence comes in many forms. Define yours as based on either:
          • Logic
            • Logical people are often good at fixing things or solving Problem. Would you say this is true of yourself?
              • Yes
                • Go to When fixing something...
              • No
                • Which statement is truer?
                  • I learn through hard study
                    • Go to Do you believe that things typically considered "supernatural"...
                  • I just pick things up
                    • Is it like you've always known a particular fact, or when you hear something once, does it just embed in your mind?
                      • Always known
                        • Go to Is your sense of intuition so keen...
                      • Embeds in mind
                        • Go to Does it feel like it comes from some kind of "guiding force"?
          • Instinct
            • Are instincts unconscious thoughts or unconscious feelings?
              • Thoughts
                • Go to Which word describes your sense of intuition?
              • Feelings
                • Go to Does your mind and body work well together as a harmonious whole...
          • Imagination
            • Witch do you have more frequently?
              • Nightmares
                • Go to Finish this statement. When body dominates mind...
              • Dreams about flying
                • Go to Why do you think this is? Do you enjoy the feeling of:
      • Physical Agility
        • How would you best classify your physical agility?
          • Technical
            • Do you prefer making things or fixing things?
              • Making
                • What's most appealing about making something?
                  • The creative process
                    • During the creative process do you feel as if something is guiding you?
                      • Yes
                        • Does it ever feel like you can close your eyes and let someone else, some unseen force, "take control"?
                      • No
                        • Standard End
                  • The finished product
                    • Have you always been good at fixing or making things or is this a skill you had to learn through experience?
              • Fixing
                • When fixing something, do you need the manual?
                  • Yes
                    • Standard End
                  • No
                    • What types of things are you best at fixing?
                      • Mechanical electronics, clocks, (etc)
                        • Go to Have you always been good at fixing...
                      • Biological
                        • When you injure yourself, do you heal more quickly than the average person?
          • Athletic
            • What type of athletic activities do you perfer?
              • Team sports
                • Do you feel like you can intuit the movements/strategoy of others around you?
                  • Yes
                    • Would you call your ability to anticipate others' movements:
                      • Intuition
                        • Classify "intuition" as:
                      • An absolute certainty
                  • No
                    • Do you ever feel especially powerful, like you have unlimited energy coiled within you?
                      • Yes
                        • Does it sometimes seem to you that this "energy" is uncontrollable?
                          • Yes
                          • No
                            • How does this energy feel to you? Do you feel like you can:
                              • Share it with others
                                • Standard End
                              • Absorb it from others
                      • No
                        • What kind of energy do you feel when you are engaging in physical activities?
                          • Protective
                            • Go to When you injure yourself, do you heal...
                          • A guiding force
                            • Go to Does it ever feel like you can close your eyes...
              • Individual sports (Tennis, running, etc)
                • Why do you think this is? Do you enjoy the feeling of:
                  • Uninhibited movement
                    • When your adrenaline is flowing, do you feel as if you could escape the bonds of gravity with a good, running leap?
                      • Yes
                      • No
                        • If not escaping from gravity's clutches, do you feel as if you ran a bit faster you could pass through walls or other objects?
                      • That's impossible
                        • Disbelieving End
                  • Total dominance
                    • Go to Do you ever feel especially powerful, like you have unlimited energy...
      • Intelligence and Physical Agility.
        • Does your mind and body work well together as a harmonious whole, or do you feel that your mind and body often work in cross-purposes to each other?
          • Harmonious Whole
            • Standard End
          • Cross-purposes
            • This kind of friction is often symptomatic of a larger issue. Which best describes the friction you experience?
              • Body dominates the mind
                • Finish this statement. When body dominates mind, a person is more likely to be:
                  • Violent
                    • Go to Do you ever feel especially powerful, like you have unlimited energy...
                  • Impuslive
                    • Go to When your adrenaline is flowing...
                  • Controlling
                    • Through careful cultivation, is it possible for a person to develop such a high level of control that accepted laws of physics can start to bend?
                      • Yes
                        • Go to When your adrenaline is flowing...
                      • No
                        • If not bending the laws of physics, do you think it's possible to bend "internal" laws of the psyche?
                          • Yes
                            • Go to Do you feel like you can intuit...
                          • No
                            • Standard End
                      • Ridiculous
                        • Disbelieving End
              • Mind dominates the body
                • Do you believe that things typically considered "supernatural" can have a basis in scientific fact that has yet to be discovered?
                  • Yes
                    • Why do you believe this to be true?
                      • Intuition
                        • Which word describes your sense of intuition?
                          • Keen
                            • Is your sense of intuition so keen that it almost seems like foreknowledge of events that have yet to happen?
                              • Yes
                                • To access this knowledge, do you need to be doing something creative, like painting for instance?
                              • No
                                • My instincts are most often:
                                  • Wrong
                                    • Standard End
                                  • Right
                                    • Go to Classify "intuition" as...
                          • Foggy
                            • Does it feel like it comes from some kind of "guiding force"?
                              • Yes
                                • Do you feel that deja vu is simply your brain having a temporary spasm, or that you really did experience the event that triggered it in some other place or time?
                                  • Yes
                                    • Go to Would you call your ability to anticipate others' ...
                                  • No
                                    • Standard End
                              • No
                                • Go to How does this energy feel to you...
                      • Experience
                        • Have you ever had an experience that could be considered paranormal?
                          • Yes
                            • Please categorize your experience:
                              • Auditory (Heard something)
                                • Go to Would you call your ability to anticipate others'...
                              • Physical (You did something) (sic)(/AZ)(/Q44)
                                • Go to What type of athletic activities...
                          • No
                            • Why do you think this is?
                              • It's impossible
                                • Disbelieving End
                              • It just hasn't happened
                                • Go to Do you feel that deja vu...
                  • No
                    • Standard End
  • No
    • Everyone is unique in some way. Why did you answer in the way that you did?
      • Modesty
        • This test is not designed to evaluate attitude. Please choose how you would best describe your feeling of being "Unique"? I have above average... Go to question 2
      • It's the truth
        • Standard End

Quiz Results

Standard Ending

Not everyone has taken the next evolutionary step forward, but remember, everyone is connected in a global human network that makes us more powerful together than we could ever be apart.

This ending is associated with banner code "NU19", a non existent image.

Disbelieving Ending

A telling response and a common trap, all action is predicated on belief and if you believe such flights of fancy to be impossible, then you most likely have not take an evolutionary step forward. But remember, everyone is connected in a global human network that makes us more powerful together than we could ever be apart.

This ending is also associated with banner code "NU19", a non existent image.

Name ID   Name ID   Name ID   Name ID
Nathan Petrelli NU49     Claire Bennet NU50     Theodore Sprague NU55     D.L. Hawkins NU56
Sylar NU57     Niki Sanders NU58     Hiro Nakamura NU59     Micah Sanders NU60
Matt Parkman NU61     Isaac Mendez NU62
  • These endings return an "Undefined" page in the Shockwave object with a "Try Again?" option to restart. They also trigger additional code that creates HTML in the browser that can be copied and pasted for inclusion in personal web pages
  • Major characters notably missing are Mr. Bennet, Mohinder Suresh, and Peter Petrelli
  • The application returns several banner codes that are ignored by the web browser: NU45, NU46, NU47, NU48, NU53, and NU54

Season Two

What aspect of you is the most unique?

  • Physiological
    • Is your physiological uniqueness something you learned or something you inherited at birth?
      • Learned
        • Categorize your primary physical skill:
          • Athletic
            • What is it about physical activities that appeal to you?
          • Technical
            • Do you prefer making things or fixing things?
              • Making
                • What is most appealing about making something?
                  • The creative process
                  • Seeing your idea come to life?
                    • In a general sense, is this indicative that you desire more control over life?
                      • Yes
                        • All that glitters is:
                          • Gold
                          • False
                            • Why do you feel this way?
                              • Lack of sense of belonging
                              • Unachieved Goals
                                • Whats stopped you from full achievement?
                                  • Forces beyond your control
                                    • What kind of forces?
                                      • Destiny
                                      • Conspiracy
                                        • Is it like someone is watching you or a general feeling of dread?
                                          • watching
                                            • Are you afraid of something specific or intangible?
                                              • Specific
                                                • Would you say that youre afraid of both the thoughts in your head and the thoughts that other people have?
                                              • Intangible
                                                • Does a sense of dread come from a feeling that bad things are about to happen, from your own thoughts and feelings, or neither?
                                                  • Bad things
                                                    • Go to: Do you feel like future events...
                                                  • Thoughts and feelings
                                                    • Go to: Would you say that youre afraid of both the thoughts in your head...
                                                  • Neither
                                                    • Go to: Would you say that youre afraid of both the thoughts in your head...
                                          • dread
                                            • Go to: Does a sense of dread come from a feeling that bad things are about to happen...
                                      • Power of thought
                                        • Go to: Would you say that youre afraid of both the thoughts in your head...
                                  • Personal Issues
                                    • Go to: Would you say that youre afraid of both the thoughts in your head...
                      • No
              • Fixing
                • How often are you sick?
                  • Frequently
                    • Why do you think this is?
                      • Mind/body disconnect
                      • Lifestyle choices
                        • Why do you make these choices? Would you say that it is a form of escape?
                          • Yes
                            • Go to: Does a sense of dread come from a feeling that bad things are about to happen...
                          • No
                      • Genetic makeup
                  • Almost never
                    • When you do get sick or injured, do you heal wither greater speed than average?
      • Inherited
        • Have you had to train this special skill or did it work out of the box?
          • Trained
            • Pick a word:
              • Speed
              • Slow
                • Does age matter?
                  • Yes
                    • Go to: Do you have conversations with yourself...
                  • No
                    • Tortoise or hare?
                      • Tortoise
                      • Hare
                        • Go to: Do you learn new physical skills with great speed?...
          • Out of the box
            • Is this skill outside the realm of the normal?
              • Yes
                • Go to: Categorize your primary physical skill:...
              • No
  • Psychological
    • Do you feel like you are destined for something more?
      • Yes
        • How does this make you feel?
          • Afraid
            • Go to: Are you afraid of something specific or intangible?...
          • Paranoid
            • Go to: Is it like someone is watching you or a general feeling of dread?...
          • Hopeful
            • Even though you feel hope, do you feel like you are being chased by something with great speed?
              • Yes
                • Are you sprinting from something that is unseen, external, or both?
                  • Unseen
                    • Is it possible that this internal thing is actually guiding/helping you in any way or are you conninced that you have to flee with great speed that there is no other option?
                  • External
                    • Go to: Does a sense of dread come from a feeling that bad things are about to happen...
                  • Both
                    • Go to: Would you say that youre afraid of both the thoughts in your head...
              • No
                • Go to: Pick a word:...
      • No
        • Would you say you have a high level of life saisfaction?

Results

Standard End

We are sorry, but you have not taken the next evolutionary step forward. Try again?

NU38 End

You are like Nathan Petrelli. Your soul longs to soar. Let go of your uncertainty and you just may sprint ahead with great speed into greater heights.

NU39 End

You are like Claire Bennet. They say that time heals all wounds, but in your case, wounds heal at a rapid speed that is well above the norm.

NU40 End

You are like Hiro Nakamura. You speed across time and space like they mean nothing, but using this ability with accuracy is something else altogerher.

NU41 End

You are like Niki Sanders. An alter-ego, a presence that is you and not you, is guiding your decisions. Exercise extreme caution, for these decisions may always not be in your best interest.

NU42 End

You are like Isaac Mendez. Through your creative powers, what has yet to be can be conjured into the here and now, but be wary of what you see... It just might be your own demise.

NU43 End

You are like Monica Dawson. Copycats are well and good, but its your own style that defines who you are.

NU44 End

You are like Bob Bishop. You can spin anything into gold with the speed of light, but its your uniquely persuasive style that truly sets you apart.

NU45 End

You are like Adam Monroe. Immortality isnt all it may seem to be, for those who live forever just might lose their head.

NU46 End

You are like Matt Parkman. You can pluck thoughts out of peoples minds at the speed of light, and push them back to bend them to your will.

Banners

Name ID   Name ID   Name ID   Name ID
Nathan NU38 Claire NU39 Hiro NU40 Niki NU41
Isaac NU42 Monica NU43 Bob NU44 Adam NU45
Matt NU46 Nathan NU49 Claire NU50 Nathan NU53
Claire NU54 Ted NU55 DL NU56 Sylar NU57
Niki NU58 Hiro NU59 Micah NU60 Matt NU61
Isaac NU62

Notes

  • The game does not always work properly in Internet Explorer 6 or on Mozilla Firefox.
  • It appears that a number of Heroes banners were referenced by the game and later removed. Only 10 positive results are available.
  • The game was sponsored by Cisco, an electronics company whose main product line is Internet & communications network hardware

See Also

External Links


Evolutions Other edit

A Hero's QuestAre You a Hero?Assignment Tracker 2.0Assignment tracker mapBridget's messagesCreate Your HeroDevin's PDAEvs Dropper's messagesGlobal News InteractiveHabboHana's messagesHeroes Reborn appHeroes: SurvivalHeroes VersusHiro's messagesInteractive mapMySpace.comThe Odessa ReportPinehearst and Primatech messagesRebel's messagesSurvival messagesSword SaintWhere Is Hiro?

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