It seems that everyone has their favourite TV episodes of Buffy the Vampire Slayer but there were 144 episodes so how can you choose? There are so many favourites that here is just one of the most highly rated TV episodes of each season of Buffy.
Season 1, Episode 7 – Angel
Buffy is saved from a band of vampire warriors by Angel and their relationship intensifies. However, as they become closer, it becomes evident that Angel is hiding something. Buffy is at a loss to know what to do but Angel’s secret threatens someone she is close to and she does what she has to do.
Season 2, Episode 3 – School Hard
This episode introduces Spike. He is in love with Drusilla who is in ill health and Spike wants to make her well again but not by taking her to the doctor. He is a dangerous vampire with form for killing two Slayers previously and who wants to use the Hellmouth’s power. Buffy is his third target and he and his followers choose parent teacher night at Sunnydale High School as the time and place for his attack. Buffy has to repel Spike’s attack as well as saving the students, teachers and parents including her own mother. They mustn’t discover that Buffy is a Slayer.
Season 3, Episode 6 – Band Candy
Giles’s old friend Ethan Rayne is recruited by Mr. Trick to make and hand out boxes of candies. These have the unfortunate effect of turning grown ups into irresponsible teenagers. In the meantime, Mayor Wilkins, man of mystery bestows an accolade on a demon.
Season 4, Episode 9 – Something Blue
After the loss of Oz, Willow feels a bit lost and in order to make her wishes come true, casts a spell. It doesn’t seem to work but, if Willow gets cross about something, odd things happen to her friends.
Season 5, Episode 7- Fool For Love
Buffy begins to worry about previous Slayer deaths when a very ordinary vampire uses her own stake to seriously hurt her. Buffy needs answers and turns to Spike, who is the only one who knew the two dead Slayers and how they were killed.
Season 6, Episode 7- Once More, With Feeling
Something strange is happening in Sunnydale; everyone is singing musical numbers, but that’s not all. As they do so, they expose all their deepest secrets. Some of them even catch fire because they have danced so much and the Gang need to do something about it.
Season 7, Episode 5 – Selfless
A young woman’s wish for vengeance is granted by Anya which leaves everyone astonished and bewildered. Buffy decides that preventing more deaths is more important than her relationship with her friend.