Melinda is drawn into the virtual world of computer gaming and discovers a ghost that looks like an avatar.
Preview of "Ghost Whisperer" 4.03 has been given, sending Melinda to the virtual world of computer game. The episode called "Ghost in the Machine" will be broadcast on next Friday, October 13 on CBS at 8/7c.
Ned, Eli and Melinda are checking out Virtual Life on Melinda's computer when a ghost that looks like an avatar on the game flies out of her computer, unable to control himself, knocking over antiques and breaking glass. They follow him to try and find out where he was heading.
Later, Melinda goes on Virtual Life and her avatar and the ghost's get in a physical fight, Melinda finding that she has many good moves on the game, while she tries to convince the ghost to head to the light. Their investigation leads them to a young woman named Alise and Ned meets her on Virtual Life to play DDR and research more about the ghost. They then learn that a man is luring young girls using Virtual Life.