Buffy Episode Guide

         This is a simplified episode guide for the Buffy series seasons 1-7. For more complete information, you should check out the source: BuffyWorld.

1.01 "Welcome to the Hellmouth" (March 10, 1997) Summary : Transcript
(Part One of Two) Series premiere; Buffy moves to Sunnydale and must stop the Master from rising.
1.02 The Harvest (March 10, 1997) Summary : Transcript
(Part Two of Two) Series premiere; Buffy moves to Sunnydale and must stop the Master from rising.
1.03 The Witch (March 17, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and Giles must stop a witch who's wreaking havoc on cheerleaders.
1.04 Teacher's Pet (March 25, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Xander has a dangerous crush on a new substitute teacher who's not what she appears to be.
1.05 Never Kill a Boy on the First Date (March 31, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Being the Slayer conflicts with normal teenage desires when Buffy wants to date cute-guy Owen.
1.06 The Pack (April 07, 1997) Summary : Transcript
After a school trip to the zoo, Sunnydale's cool group -- and Xander -- start to act like savages.
1.07 Angel (April 14, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and Angel share their first kiss, and she finds out who he really is.
1.08 I, Robot... You, Jane (April 28, 1997) Summary : Transcript
A demon is unleashed onto the Internet and lures Willow with a false identity.
1.09 The Puppet Show (May 05, 1997) Summary : Transcript
The gang participates in the school's talent show, where someone (or something) is harvesting human organs.
1.10 Nightmares (May 12, 1997) Summary : Transcript
People (including Buffy and pals) are haunted by waking nightmares as fear becomes reality.
1.11 Out of Mind, Out of Sight (May 19, 1997) Summary : Transcript
A perpetually ignored student becomes invisible and seeks revenge on perpetually popular Cordelia.
1.12 Prophecy Girl (June 02, 1997) Summary : Transcript
A book of infallible prophecies predicts that Buffy will face the Master in a battle to the death -- hers.
2.01 When She Was Bad (Sept. 15, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Vampires plan to resurrect the Master, while Buffy has attitude problems as she copes with the issues of her death.
2.02 Some Assembly Required (Sept. 22, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Someone is building a woman using body parts from different girls -- and Cordelia's head is on the wish list.
2.03 School Hard (Sept. 29, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Spike and Drusilla come to town, and Spike invades Parent-Teacher night.
2.04 Inca Mummy Girl (Oct. 06, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and Joyce offer to take in a foreign exchange student, but instead get a life-sucking mummy who's taken an interest in Xander.
2.05 Reptile Boy (Oct. 13, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Buffy accompanies Cordelia to a frat party, but it's not much fun -- they're offered as sacrifices to a reptilian demon.
2.06 Halloween (Oct. 27, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Someone from Giles' past wreaks havoc on Halloween, causing Buffy and the gang to be transformed into their costumes.
2.07 Lie to Me (Nov. 03, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Buffy's childhood crush comes to town, but he's not looking to reminisce -- he's looking for immortality as a vampire.
2.08 The Dark Age (Nov. 10, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Ethan returns and Ms. Calendar is in danger when a demon from Giles' darker days comes to Sunnydale.
2.09 What's My Line, Part One (Nov. 17, 1997) Summary : Transcript
As the gang endures career week, Spike sends assassins after Buffy and sets out to cure Drusilla; a new Slayer comes to town.
2.10 What's My Line, Part Two (Nov. 24, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Buffy must team up with Kendra to save Angel when it turns out that his death is necessary to cure Drusilla.
2.11 Ted (Dec. 08, 1997) Summary : Transcript
Everyone except Buffy loves Joyce's new beau, who turns out to be more than meets the eye.
2.12 Bad Eggs (Jan. 12, 1998) Summary : Transcript
The gang must adopt eggs as "babies" for their Health class, but there's more than yolk inside these eggs.
2.13 Surprise (Jan. 19, 1998) Summary : Transcript
(Part One of Two) Drusilla reassembles the Judge, an unstoppable demon; Buffy and Angel consummate their relationship.
2.14 Innocence (Jan. 20, 1998) Summary : Transcript
(Part Two of Two) Angel loses his soul and his demon self takes over; Buffy must deal with him and stop the Judge.
2.15 Phases (Jan. 27, 1998) Summary : Transcript
The gang tries to save a werewolf from a poacher; Oz makes the startling discovery that he is the werewolf in question.
2.16 Bewitched, Bothered, and Bewildered (Feb. 10, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Things get dangerous when all the women in Sunnydale - except Cordelia - are after Xander due to a love spell gone wrong.
2.17 Passion (Feb. 24, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Angel continues to torment Buffy; Jenny tries to curse Angel with a soul again, but he stops her - permanently.
2.18 Killed by Death (March 03, 1998) Summary : Transcript
A raging fever sends Buffy to the hospital, where her fever enables her to see a normally invisible monster that preys on children.
2.19 I Only Have Eyes For You (April 28, 1998) Summary : Transcript
The tortured ghost of a former student haunts SHS, reenacting the murder/suicide he committed.
2.20 Go Fish (May 05, 1998) Summary : Transcript
When it appears that something is targeting the swim team, Xander goes undercover to find the truth.
2.21 Becoming, Part One (May 12, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Angel prepares a ritual to awaken a demon that will suck the world into hell; Buffy prepares to kill him, but is torn when Willow discovers the ritual that could restore Angel's soul.
2.22 Becoming, Part Two (May 19, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Buffy's life is a mess when her mother discovers her secret life, and she's expelled from school and forced to make a heart-wrenching decision when both Angel's and Willow's rituals succeed.
3.01 Anne (Sept. 29, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Buffy's in LA, hiding from her friends, family and destiny, but she has to face who she is when something demonic is threatening kids living on the streets.
3.02 Dead Man's Party (Oct. 06, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Buffy finds her homecoming to be awkward and unwelcoming, but the gang must put aside their frustrations to deal with an army of zombies.
3.03 Faith, Hope & Trick (Oct. 13, 1998) Summary : Transcript
There's a new Slayer, a new villain, and a new love interest for Buffy... and the return of another character as well.
3.04 Beauty and the Beasts (Oct. 20, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Oz-wolf is the suspect of a brutal murder, and Buffy secretly discovers that Angel is back from hell.
3.05 Homecoming (Nov. 03, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and Cordelia compete for Homecoming Queen and are hunted in a competition of a different kind; Willow and Xander's friendship takes a turn.
3.06 Band Candy (Nov. 10, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Candy sold by the SHS band causes the adults to behave like teenagers, with some interesting outcomes.
3.07 Revelations (Nov. 17, 1998) Summary : Transcript
Faith's new Watcher comes to town; Buffy is in trouble with the gang when they find out that she's been hiding Angel's return.
3.08 Lovers Walk (Nov. 24, 1998) Summary : Transcript
A broken-hearted Spike returns without Drusilla; relationships are torn apart due to a liaison between two members of the gang.
3.09 The Wish (Dec. 08, 1998) Summary : Transcript
The demon Anyanka grants Cordelia's wish that Buffy never came to Sunnydale, creating an alternate reality in which vampires rule.
3.10 Amends (Dec. 15, 1998) Summary : Transcript
At Christmas-time, evil haunts Angel, torturing him with visions of his murderous past and urging him to kill Buffy.
3.11 Gingerbread (Jan. 12, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Haunted by her discovery of two murdered children, Joyce rallies the town into a witch hunt.
3.12 Helpless (Jan. 19, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Buffy's 18th birthday means a secret rite-of-passage test by the Watcher's Council, putting Buffy at risk and Giles in an awkward position.
3.13 The Zeppo (Jan. 26, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Feeling left out by the gang, Xander makes new "friends" and finds his own adventure and danger.
3.14 Bad Girls (Feb. 09, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Buffy's new Watcher comes to town; Faith lures Buffy into her world of reckless abandon, with fatal results.
3.15 Consequences (Feb. 16, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Buffy struggles with Faith's lack of remorse over last week's incidents; Faith initiates an alliance with the dark side.
3.16 Doppelgängland (Feb. 23, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Anya wreaks havoc again when a spell goes awry, bringing Willow's vampire doppelgänger into the Buffy-verse.
3.17 Enemies (March 16, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Faith and the Mayor conspire to steal Angel's soul, but they aren't the only ones with a secret conspiracy.
3.18 Earshot (Sept. 21, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Buffy is infected with the uncontrollable ability to read minds, which threatens to drive her insane; it also unearths a plot to commit mass murder at the school, and the gang must save the day.
3.19 Choices (May 04, 1999) Summary : Transcript
The gang all faces decisions about their futures; Willow ends up in danger when Buffy tries to take the offense against the Mayor.
3.20 The Prom (May 11, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and Angel must deal with the impossibility of a future together; Buffy must save the day when someone plots Prom massacre.
3.21 Graduation Day, Part One (May 18, 1999) Summary : Transcript
While the Mayor prepares for his diabolical transformation on graduation day, Buffy battles Faith to save Angel's life.
3.22 Graduation Day, Part Two (July 13, 1999) Summary : Transcript
As the hours tick away to graduation, the impending doom of the Mayor's ascension hangs heavy with the gang. With Angel near death, Buffy must risk her own life in an effort to save his.
4.01 The Freshman (Oct. 05, 1999) Summary : Transcript
While Willow blossoms in the college environment, Buffy has a difficult time adjusting, and her Slaying suffers because of it.
4.02 Living Conditions (Oct. 12, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Everyone wonders what's wrong with Buffy when she insists that her annoying roommate is evil.
4.03 The Harsh Light of Day (Oct. 19, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Spike is back, searching for a gem that will make him invincible; Buffy is distracted by her first attempt at getting back into the dating pool.
4.04 Fear, Itself (Oct. 26, 1999) Summary : Transcript
The gang finds themselves in a real-life house of horrors at a Halloween party, in which a Fear Demon feeds on their individual fears.
4.05 Beer Bad (Nov. 02, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Buffy drowns her sorrows by drinking with some upperclassmen, but Xander grows concerned when they start to get in touch with their primordial roots.
4.06 Wild at Heart (Nov. 09, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Oz and Willow's relationship is up in arms when Oz is powerfully drawn to a female werewolf.
4.07 The Initiative (Nov. 16, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Spike is imprisoned in an underground demon-research facility; Riley realizes he has a crush on Buffy.
4.08 Pangs (Nov. 23, 1999) Summary : Transcript
Angel secretly arrives in Sunnydale to protect Buffy; Buffy tries to have a perfect Thanksgiving.
4.09 Something Blue (Nov. 30, 1999) Summary : Transcript
A spell by Willow goes awry, causing Giles to go blind and Buffy and Spike to fall in love and get engaged.
4.10 Hush (Dec. 14, 1999) Summary : Transcript
After the residents of Sunnydale lose the power of speech, Buffy battles strangely silent assailants alongside an incredulous Riley.
4.11 Doomed (Jan. 18, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and Riley struggle with the knowledge of each others' secrets; the gang must head back to high school to stop another apocalypse.
4.12 A New Man (Jan. 25, 2000) Summary : Transcript
When Giles is turned into a demon, he turns to an unlikely source for help while an unknowing Buffy hunts him down.
4.13 The I in Team (Feb. 08, 2000) Summary : Transcript
The gang worries about Buffy's involvement with the Initiative; Walsh sends Buffy on a dangerous mission.
4.14 Goodbye Iowa (Feb. 15, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Buffy discovers the Initiative's secret weapon; Riley becomes disoriented and paranoid after the death of his mentor.
4.15 This Year's Girl (Feb. 22, 2000) Summary : Transcript
(Part One of Two) Faith wakes up from her coma and goes after Buffy, seeking revenge and armed with a mysterious gift left behind by the Mayor.
4.16 Who Are You (Feb. 29, 2000) Summary : Transcript
(Part Two of Two) While Buffy is mistakenly kidnapped by the Watcher's Council, Faith wreaks havoc in Buffy's life.
4.17 Superstar (April 04, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Buffy must put aside the turmoil she feels about Riley and Faith's night of passion to investigate why a former nerd is suddenly a superhero.
4.18 Where the Wild Things Are (April 25, 2000) Summary : Transcript
When Buffy and Riley rouse a supernatural force, they are held hostage by ghost-children who have returned to exact revenge for past abuses.
4.19 New Moon Rising (May 02, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Oz returns to Sunnydale and is captured by the Initiative during a full moon; a conflicted Willow tells Buffy about her new relationship with Tara.
4.20 The Yoko Factor (May 09, 2000) Summary : Transcript
(Part One of Two) Riley spars with Angel when Angel visits Sunnydale; Spike conspires with Adam to bring Buffy to her knees.
4.21 Primeval (May 16, 2000) Summary : Transcript
(Part Two of Two) Adam's plan to craft a master race of human-demon hybrids unfolds while Buffy is at odds with Giles and the others; Adam captures Riley.
4.22 Restless (May 23, 2000) Summary : Transcript
A primordial spirit haunts the dreams of Buffy, Giles, Willow and Xander, making them each face their innermost fears.
5.01 Buffy vs. Dracula (Sept. 26, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Buffy is shaken by the awesome power when she comes face to face with the greatest vampire of all time, Dracula. Meanwhile, Xander becomes the dark one's emissary and leads his friends into peril.
5.02 Real Me (Oct. 03, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Buffy's slaying is hampered by sibling rivalry with Dawn, who gets kidnapped by a vampire gang led by Harmony.
5.03 The Replacement (Oct. 10, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Confusion reigns when Xander is split into two Xanders, each representing different sides of his personality.
5.04 Out of My Mind (Oct. 17, 2000) Summary : Transcript
The physical aftereffects of Riley's being used as a lab rat by the Initiative threaten his life; Spike takes advantage of the situation.
5.05 No Place Like Home (Oct. 24, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Buffy discovers more about her newly arrived little sister, and the girls are distressed when Joyce suddenly becomes ill without any explanation, medical or supernatural.
5.06 Family (Nov. 07, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Tara's family makes a surprise visit to Sunnydale for her birthday, threatening to reveal a shocking secret that could endanger all of their lives.
5.07 Fool for Love (Nov. 14, 2000) Summary : Transcript
When Buffy forces Spike to recount how he was able to kill two Slayers, his flashbacks reveal his first meeting with Drusilla.
5.08 Shadow (Nov. 21, 2000) Summary : Transcript
In order to protect her sister, Buffy must face a horrible beast that has been conjured by the powerful demon Glory to help seek out "The Key."
5.09 Listening to Fear (Nov. 28, 2000) Summary : Transcript
As Buffy and Dawn help their mother prepare for brain surgery, an extra-terrestrial demon fixates on a disoriented Joyce and infiltrates the Summers' home.
5.10 Into the Woods (Dec. 19, 2000) Summary : Transcript
Buffy is thunderstruck when Spike informs her of Riley's furtive nights spent in the dark embrace of a vampire.
5.11 Triangle (Jan. 09, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Emotions are charged between Willow and Anya when they are left in charge of the magic shop and Willow accidentally conjures an enormous troll.
5.12 Checkpoint (Jan. 23, 2001) Summary : Transcript
The Council of Watchers possess insight into Glory, but are less than forthcoming with the information, and are also threatening to deport Giles if Buffy doesn't perform well on a test of her Slayer skills.
5.13 Blood Ties (Feb. 06, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Dawn's entire world crumbles around her after she learns that she is the Key, and dealing with the truth proves to be even harder than anyone had anticipated.
5.14 Crush (Feb. 13, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Buffy is appalled by Spike's admission of love for her, but Drusilla is waiting in the wings, intent on returning Spike to his killer ways.
5.15 I Was Made to Love You (Feb. 20, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Buffy must stop a heartbroken young woman -- a robot who was manufactured to be the perfect girlfriend -- from destroying the city.
5.16 The Body (Feb. 27, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and the gang are overcome by grief when tragedy strikes and they are robbed of someone they hold dear.
5.17 Forever (April 17, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Buffy is comforted by Angel, who comes back to Sunnydale after he hears of Joyce's death. Meanwhile, Dawn decides to perform a spell to bring her mom back to life.
5.18 Intervention (April 24, 2001) Summary : Transcript
The Scoobies mistake Spike's custom-made romance with his Buffybot for the real thing; Glory's minions kidnap Spike in the belief that he is the Key.
5.19 Tough Love (May 01, 2001) Summary : Transcript
While Buffy is preoccupied with being her sister's keeper, Glory sets out to grab the person whom she now believes to be the Key -- Tara.
5.20 Spiral (May 08, 2001) Summary : Transcript
When Glory finds out who the real key is, Buffy and company flee. Meanwhile, the Knights of Byzantium have their own plans to deal with Dawn.
5.21 The Weight of the World (May 15, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Willow psychically enters Buffy's subconscious in an effort to reach the Slayer, who has been rendered catatonic by Glory's abduction of Dawn.
5.22 The Gift (May 22, 2001) Summary : Transcript
(100th Episode) Buffy must square off against a true god when Glory prepares to use Dawn to break down the walls between the dimensions and unleash Hell on Earth.
6.01 Bargaining (Oct. 02, 2001) Summary : Transcript
(Part One of Two) The gang resolve to bring the Slayer back from the dead -- and succeed, despite being hindered by a band of biker demons. Meanwhile, a grieving Giles (unaware of the resurrection plan) leaves Sunnydale.
6.02 Bargaining (Oct. 02, 2001) Summary : Transcript
(Part Two of Two) The gang are chased away from the grave unaware of that their ritual was successful, and only later team up with the resurrected Buffy to defeat the biker demons.
6.03 After Life (Oct. 09, 2001) Summary : Transcript
As Buffy adjusts to life after resurrection, a shadowy presence menaces her sidekicks -- a side effect of the spell cast by Willow to bring the Slayer back.
6.04 Flooded (Oct. 16, 2001) Summary : Transcript
A trio of young wannabe-big-bads (including Jonathan and Warren) cause trouble, while Buffy shoulders grown-up responsibilities such as running a household. Also, Giles returns.
6.05 Life Serial (Oct. 23, 2001) Summary : Transcript
The Slayer struggles to readjust to life in Sunnydale by attending classes with Willow and working with Xander, while the Geek Trio test her abilities with a secret campaign of harassment. Also, Buffy gets drunk with Spike.
6.06 All the Way (Oct. 30, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Xander finally announces his engagement to Anya. Dawn sneaks out on Halloween and gets into a dangerous situation with a teenage vampire. Willow does a spell on Tara which alters her memory.
6.07 Once More, with Feeling (Nov. 06, 2001) Summary : Transcript
(Musical Episode) A mysterious force impels the Scooby Gang to burst into song, revealing their true feelings. Buffy admits that she was pulled out of heaven, and she and Spike share a kiss. Musical episode, with the cast doing their own vocals.
6.08 Tabula Rasa (Nov. 13, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Despite Tara's misgivings about her overindulgence in magic, Willow does a spell that goes awry and gives the Scoobies amnesia. This is the last straw for Tara, who breaks up with Willow and moves out.
6.09 Smashed (Nov. 20, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Spike discovers that his chip now allows him to hurt Buffy; it seems Buffy came back wrong somehow. Willow reverts Amy to human form and the two party with magic. Buffy and Spike have sex.
6.10 Wrecked (Nov. 27, 2001) Summary : Transcript
Buffy's tryst with Spike leaves the Slayer shaken. Willow nearly gets Dawn killed after going to see a warlock for a dose of magic, and thus decides to go told turkey on the magic.
6.11 Gone (Jan. 08, 2002) Summary : Transcript
A social services worker threatens to take guardianship of Dawn. Meanwhile, the Geek Trio accidentally turn Buffy invisible with a ray gun.
6.12 Doublemeat Palace (Jan. 29, 2002) Summary : Transcript
The Slayer takes a job at a burger joint, and suspects that something demonic might be going on. Anya gets a visit from an old demon friend who questions her relationship with Xander.
6.13 Dead Things (Feb. 05, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Buffy finds out that she didn't really come back wrong. Warren kills Katrina and frames the Slayer for it. Buffy violently takes out her emotions on Spike.
6.14 Older and Far Away (Feb. 12, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Dawn feels like the odd-girl out on Buffy's birthday, leading to a fateful wish that leaves the Slayer and her friends trapped in the Summers' home with a demon.
6.15 As You Were (Feb. 26, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Buffy is jolted by the reappearance of Riley, who needs her to help him -- and his new wife -- track a demon egg nest. It turns out that Spike is guarding the eggs.
6.16 Hell's Bells (March 05, 2002) Summary : Transcript
On the day of his wedding, Xander gets cold feet after he's shown a disturbing glimpse into the future. Xander bails on the wedding, leaving Anya heartbroken. Anya is offered her old job back, as a vengeance demon.
6.17 Normal Again (March 12, 2002) Summary : Transcript
A demon's venom causes Buffy to hallucinate, convincing the Slayer that she's a normal girl in a mental ward, that her parents are alive, Dawn never existed, and her Slayer life is a delusion.
6.18 Entropy (April 30, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Anya, secretly a demon again, attempts to get vengeance on Xander but fails. She finds comfort by sleeping with Spike, but the Geek Trio's cameras reveal the tryst to the gang. Meanwhile, Willow and Tara arrange a coffee date.
6.19 Seeing Red (May 07, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Willow and Tara reconcile. Warren acquires a pair of demonic orbs that imbue him with strength and invulnerability, and he faces off with Buffy but loses. He comes back with a gun, and shoots both Buffy and Tara.
6.20 Villains (May 14, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Tara's sudden death pushes Willow over the edge. After magically saving Buffy from her own wounds, Willow -- consumed by anger and dark magic -- hunts down Warren and tortures and kills him.
6.21 Two to Go (May 21, 2002) Summary : Transcript
(Season Finale, Part 1 of 2) Buffy and Xander must protect Jonathan and Andrew, who are next on Willow's list. The Slayer is no match for Willow, who has drained Rack of all his powers. Giles arrives to test Willow's conviction that she's unstoppable.
6.22 Grave (May 21, 2002) Summary : Transcript
(Season Finale, Part 2 of 2) Giles faces off with Willow, but she drains him of his powers. This much power causes her to feel all the suffering in the world, so she decides to end it -- the world, that is. Xander finally gets through to her, and he saves the day by doing so.
7.01 Lessons (Sept. 24, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and Dawn fight vengeful spirits in the newly rebuilt Sunnydale High. Meanwhile, Spike returns with a soul but insane, and Giles rehabilitates Willow in England.
7.02 Beneath You (Oct. 01, 2002) Summary : Transcript
The gang deals with a giant underground worm, the result of a wish Anya granted. Buffy finds out that Spike has a soul. Willow prepares to return home from England.
7.03 Same Time, Same Place (Oct. 08, 2002) Summary : Transcript
An unintended spell makes Willow invisible to her friends upon her return. Each thinking the other is missing, they independently clash with a demon which eats the skin of its victims.
7.04 Help (Oct. 15, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Novice counsellor Buffy tries to help a girl -- Cassie Newton -- who has foreseen her own death. Unfortunately, a Slayer is no match for fate.
7.05 Selfless (Oct. 22, 2002) Summary : Transcript
After Anya grants a particularly gruesome wish, Buffy feels that she must kill Anya. Xander tries to stop her, but the problem is solved when Anya requests to take it back and leave the vengeance demon fold.
7.06 Him (Nov. 05, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Dawn and Buffy (and then Willow and Anya) fall for the school quarterback, whose jacket turns out to be magic. Meanwhile, Xander and Spike become reluctant roommates.
7.07 Conversations With Dead People (Nov. 12, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Buffy chats with a vampiric former classmate from college, Dawn talks with the ghost (?) of her mother Joyce, and Willow is visited by a ghost claiming to have a message from Tara. Meanwhile, Jonathan and Andrew return from Mexico, and Andrew is persuaded by Warren to sacrifice Jonathan at the seal.
7.08 Sleeper (Nov. 19, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Buffy probes a series of grisly murders that may be the work of Spike. She, Anya and Xander eventually find that Spike is being controlled by the First. Meanwhile Dawn and Willow recover from their chaotic night at the Summers house.
7.09 Never Leave Me (Nov. 26, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Buffy holds the evil-possessed Spike captive, and Willow captures Andrew after running into him on the street. The First's Bringers attack the house, and fail to kill Andrew but capture Spike and use his blood to raise an "Ubervamp".
7.10 Bring On The Night (Dec. 17, 2002) Summary : Transcript
Giles arrives with three apprentice Slayers, the Scoobies research the origins of the First to find a way to rescue Spike, and Buffy fights the Ubervamp.
7.11 Show Time (Jan. 07, 2003) Summary : Transcript
Buffy stages a showdown with the Ubervamp with the Slayers-in-training as her audience, then rescues Spike. Giles and Anya seek advice from Beljoxa's Eye.
7.12 Potential (Jan. 21, 2003) Summary : Transcript
Buffy and Spike establish a boot camp to prepare the potential slayers for combat with the First, while a spell from Willow reveals another potential living in Sunnydale.
7.13 The Killer In Me (Feb. 04, 2003) Summary : Transcript
Willow is cursed to look like Warren after kissing Kennedy, and must search for a counterspell. Meanwhile, Buffy contacts the government to get help with Spike's misfiring chip.
7.14 First Date (Feb. 11, 2003) Summary : Transcript
Buffy accepts a dinner invitation from Principal Wood, who reveals that he is the son of a Slayer. Anya is jealous when Xander also has a date -- who, as usual, turns out to be a demon.
7.15 Get It Done (Feb. 18, 2003) Summary : Transcript
After one of the potential Slayer's kills herself, Buffy opens a box from a former Slayer that opens a magical gateway. She leaps through the portal in a quest for knowledge about her Slayer powers, and finds it.
7.16 Story Teller (Feb. 25, 2003) Summary : Transcript
Andrew films a documentary about Buffy's fight, and eventually is forced to come to terms with his crimes. Meanwhile, Xander and Anya reconsider their relationship.
7.17 Lies My Parents Told Me (March 25, 2003) Summary : Transcript
When the Scoobies fail to nullify the First's hold on Spike, Principal Wood and Giles team up to kill him. Meanwhile, Spike relives the day he became a vampire.
7.18 Dirty Girls (April 15, 2003) Summary : Transcript
Faith returns to Sunnydale just in time to meet the First's evil agent, Caleb. Buffy leads the troops into a battle with Caleb, which ends with two dead Potentials and a seriously wounded Xander.
7.19 Empty Places (April 29, 2003) Summary : Transcript
After taking another beating from Caleb, Buffy tries to lead the troops back to his wine cellar base. However, the others reject her orders and she leaves.
7.20 Touched (May 06, 2003) Summary : Transcript
Faith attempts to lead the gang; while Buffy is comforted by Spike. The gang capture and interrogate a Bringer, then attack an arsenal which turns out to be trapped with a bomb.
7.21 End Of Days (May 13, 2003) Summary : Transcript
Faith and some of the Potentials are injured by a bomb. Buffy retrieves a mystic scythe and uses it against Caleb; Angel turns up to give her a hand.
7.22 Chosen (May 20, 2003) Summary : Transcript
(Series Finale) Buffy leads Spike and the potentials into the Hellmouth itself, while Willow performs a powerful spell to imbue all Potentials into true Slayers. Using an amulet that Angel brought, Spike destroys the Hellmouth, himself, and Sunnydale.

Angel Episode Guide

5.01 Conviction (Oct 1, 2003) Transcript
Angel tries to deal with a W&H client who has made his son into a bomb, but Gunn has his brain enhanced and saves the day by getting him acquitted.
5.02 Just Rewards (Oct 8, 2003) Transcript
Spike reappears as a ghost, and helps Angel deal with a necromancer (another W&H client) who was putting demons into people's bodies.
5.03 Unleashed (Oct 15, 2003) Transcript
Angel saves a woman who was bitten by a werewolf, but she is kidnapped by nasty restauranteur who serves werewolf meat.
5.04 Hell Bound (Oct 22, 2003) Transcript
Spike finds the evil ghost of a psychopath who was sacrificed to de-sanctify the ground W&H was built on. It becomes corporeal using a machine Fred built for Spike, but is then locked away.
5.05 Life of the Party (Oct 29, 2003) Transcript
5.06 The Cautionary Tale of Numero Cinco (Nov 5, 2003) Transcript
5.07 Lineage (Nov 12, 2003) Transcript
5.08 Destiny (Nov 19, 2003) Transcript
Another mysterious package arrives at Wolfram & Hart, the gang learns that the existence of two living ensouled vampire heroes has created chaos in the world. Eve tells them about a prophecy that states that the only way to restore order is to find the Cup of Perpetual Torment that bestows human life, Angel and Spike battle it out for the ultimate prize. A series of flashbacks show the history of Angel and Spike and their relationship with Drusilla.
5.09 Harm's Way (Jan 14, 2003) Transcript
Angel arranges an important truce meeting between two warring demon tribes through a Demon Rights Activist whom both clans trust. Feeling already unappreciated at work, Harmony's life in the office gets worse when she finds that same activist dead in her bed after a night of drinking. She must find out who's framing her for the murder before Angel kills her for causing the summit negotiations to break down.
5.10 Soul Purpose (Jan 21, 2003) Transcript
A mysterious stranger approaches Spike claiming responsibility for recorporealizing him in a mission to guide Spike in supplanting Angel as the new vampire champion. Meanwhile, Angel is racked by intense fever dreams and hallucinations of his worst fears intensifying his worries that he will lose authority to Spike.
5.11 Damage (Jan 28, 2003) Transcript
When an emotionally unstable woman, Dana, escapes from a psychiatric ward, Angel learns that she was tortured as a child and is now searching for her tormentor. Andrew, a watcher-in-training, arrives from England with surprising information about Buffy and to inform the group about Dana. Meanwhile, Spike believes that if he can save Dana, he will prove that he is destined to be the vampire champion.
5.12 You're Welcome (Feb 4, 2003) Transcript
Cordelia mysteriously awakens from her coma and is shocked to discover that instead of fighting against the evil law firm, Wolfram & Hart, Angel and the group are now running it. Realizing that Angel has lost his conviction to be a hero, Cordelia gives him the information and support he needs to get back on track. Meanwhile, while Angel has security keeping an eye on Eve, her partner Lindsay prepares to bring about Angel's demise.
5.13 Why We Fight (Feb 11, 2003) Transcript
Lawson, mysterious man from Angel's past, arrives at Wolfram & Hart and takes the gang hostage. In flashbacks of World War II, Angel worked with the U.S. Navy to recover a captured German submarine with American sailors on board. The ship also has a secret cargo, a dangerous trio of vampires, including Spike, who were kidnapped by the Germans and forced to help the Nazis. When the sub comes under attack, Angel saves Lawson's life by turning him into a vampire. Now, sixty years later, Lawson has arrived at W&H seeking revenge.
5.14 Smile Time (Feb 18, 2003) Transcript
5.15 A Hole in the World (Feb 25, 2003) Transcript
5.16 Shells (Mar 3, 2003) Transcript
5.17 Underneath (Apr 14, 2003) Transcript
5.18 Origin (Apr 21, 2003) Transcript
5.19 Time Bomb (Apr 28, 2003) Transcript
5.20 The Girl in Question (May 5, 2003) Transcript
5.21 Power Play (May 12, 2003) Transcript
5.22 Not Fade Away (May 19, 2003) Transcript


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