Category: It’s New to Me

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Empty Places" / "Touched")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Empty Places” / “Touched”)

The town of Sunnydale clears out and the extended Scooby Gang experiences some deep dissension as their future gets considerably bleaker.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Lies My Parents Told Me" / "Dirty Girls")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Lies My Parents Told Me” / “Dirty Girls”)

Spike gains some clarity on his tortured past, a long-lost former ally returns to the side of good, and the gang meets up with yet another powerful adversary as the countdown to the end continues.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Get It Done" / "Storyteller")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Get It Done” / “Storyteller”)

Buffy embarks on another vision quest and Andrew faces his guilt as the final showdown with The First draws ever closer.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("The Killer In Me" / "First Date")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“The Killer In Me” / “First Date”)

Willow continues to wrestle with her inner demons and the group gains an unexpected ally as the showdown with The First draws closer.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Showtime" / "Potential")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Showtime” / “Potential”)

The number of Potential Slayers continues to grow and includes a familiar face as Buffy’s young students begin to face their foes head-on.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Never Leave Me" / "Bring On The Night")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Never Leave Me” / “Bring On The Night”)

The Summers residence gets a lot more crowded and Buffy eases into a mentor role to train some new potential Slayers as the arc of Season Seven begins to take shape.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Conversations With Dead People" / "Sleeper")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Conversations With Dead People” / “Sleeper”)

The “Big Bad” reaches out to the Scooby Gang, while Spike’s side in the conflict remains a point of contention as Season Seven starts to build up some serious momentum.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Selfless" / "Him")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Selfless” / “Him”)

Anya atones for her sins and the female Scoobies have to deal with yet another love spell in these two lopsided Season Seven episodes.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Same Time, Same Place" / "Help")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Same Time, Same Place” / “Help”)

Willow returns and nearly gets eaten alive, and Buffy faces her first true test as a counselor at Sunnydale High.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Lessons" / "Beneath You")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Lessons” / “Beneath You”)

Sunnydale High is rebuilt, Buffy gets a new job, and Spike deals with his newfound humanity as the final season begins.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Two To Go" / "Grave")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Two To Go” / “Grave”)

Season Six ends with the Scoobies trying to stop “Dark Willow” and, wouldn’t you know it, save the world again.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Seeing Red" / "Villains")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Seeing Red” / “Villains”)

The Scoobies lose a member and Willow suffers the mother of all relapses as Season Six keeps getting darker and darker.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Normal Again" / "Entropy")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Normal Again” / “Entropy”)

The Trio continue to play mind games with the Slayer and Anya finds solace from an unlikely source as the sixth season gets even more dire and gripping.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("As You Were" / "Hell's Bells")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“As You Were” / “Hell’s Bells”)

Riley Finn returns and Xander and Anya’s big day is threatened by an unexpected wedding crasher as we are reminded once again that there is no real happiness on the Hellmouth.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Dead Things" / "Older And Far Away")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Dead Things” / “Older And Far Away”)

Buffy continues her downward spiral and Dawn unwittingly turns everyone into shut-ins in these two interesting Season 6 offerings.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Gone" / "Doublemeat Palace")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Gone” / “Doublemeat Palace”)

The Trio’s cover gets blown, Buffy is forced to enter the workplace, and Season Six gets a little more formulaic.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Smashed", "Wrecked")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Smashed”, “Wrecked”)

Both Willow’s magic addiction and Buffy’s Spike fixation reach their respective breaking points in these two game-changing episodes.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Once More, With Feeling" / "Tabula Rasa")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Once More, With Feeling” / “Tabula Rasa”)

The gang starts expressing their issues through song, Spike and Buffy’s turbulent relationship escalates, and Willow’s addiction to magic threatens her relationship with Tara in these two emotionally-charged episodes.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Life Serial"  /  "All The Way")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Life Serial” / “All The Way”)

The Trio sets their sights on the Slayer, Xander and Anya make their engagement official, and Dawn experiences a particularly memorable Halloween.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("After Life" / "Flooded")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“After Life” / “Flooded”)

Buffy deals with the practical and supernatural consequences of her resurrection, Giles returns, and the “Big Bads” of Season 6 are revealed.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Bargaining, Parts 1 & 2")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Bargaining, Parts 1 & 2″)

Reports of the Slayer’s demise prove to be temporary as the Scoobies raise Buffy from the dead…but at what cost?!!!

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("The Weight Of The World" / "The Gift")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“The Weight Of The World” / “The Gift”)

Season Five sticks the landing with two thrilling and poignant final episodes.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Tough Love" / "Spiral")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Tough Love” / “Spiral”)

Glory finally gets hip to the Key’s identity and the Scoobies embark on a perilous road trip as Season Five enters the home stretch.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Forever" / "Intervention")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Forever” / “Intervention”)

Buffy and Dawn try to cope with their mother’s death in different ways, and Buffy gets a rather disconcerting message from the spirit world.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("I Was Made To Love You" / "The Body")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“I Was Made To Love You” / “The Body”)

The gang faces a spurned Love Bot and says goodbye to one of the series’ principal characters in these two emotionally rich episodes.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Blood Ties" / "Crush")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Blood Ties” / “Crush”)

Two major secrets are uncovered with less than ideal results and an old foe from the past resurfaces to make things even more difficult for Spike.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Triangle" / "Checkpoint")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Triangle” / “Checkpoint”)

Harsh feelings within the group cause yet another spell to go awry, and the Watchers return to Sunnydale to offer Buffy and Giles another chance to play by the rules.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Listening To Fear" / "Into The Woods")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Listening To Fear” / “Into The Woods”)

Joyce Summers learns the truth about Dawn, and Riley and Buffy’s relationship reaches a major crossroads in these two key Season Five installments.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Fool For Love" / "Shadow")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Fool For Love” / “Shadow”)

Spike’s origin is finally revealed and an unseen menace plagues Buffy’s mom as Season Five continues to enthrall.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("No Place Like Home" / "Family")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“No Place Like Home” / “Family”)

The truth behind the mysteries surrounding both Dawn and Tara are finally revealed, as is the main villain of Season Five. Plus, a future multiple Oscar nominee pops by for a guest appearance.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("The Replacement" / "Out Of My Mind")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“The Replacement” / “Out Of My Mind”)

Xander and Riley both experience distinct and unusual identity crises and Spike uncovers some deep dark truths about his feelings toward the Slayer.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Buffy Vs. Dracula" / "Real Me")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Buffy Vs. Dracula” / “Real Me”)

Season 5 begins with a showdown with the world’s most famous vampire and the introduction of an important new character.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Primeval" / "Restless")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Primeval” / “Restless”)

Buffy’s weirdest season yet ends in appropriately weird fashion with the final showdown with Adam and a buttload of Freudian dream theory.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("New Moon Rising" / "The Yoko Factor")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“New Moon Rising” / “The Yoko Factor”)

Oz and Angel briefly return to Sunnydale and Spike strikes an unholy alliance with Adam as Season Four races to its conclusion.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Superstar" / "Where The Wild Things Are")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Superstar” / “Where The Wild Things Are”)

The search for Adam is interrupted yet again by a wish-fulfillment spell and a group of sexually repressed poltergeists.