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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer is a drama about a young girl who inherits the powers to fight the demons that threaten the Earth. She lives in Sunnydale, California which happens to be the Hellmouth and must learn to master her powers while also trying to have some semblance of a normal life. The WB 1997 - 2001. UPN 2002-03.

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Season 6

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1 Bargaining (1) The Scoobies are maintaining the illusion that Buf...
The Scoobies are maintaining the illusion that Buffy is still fighting vampires by using BuffyBot and helping her patrol. They are also using her to prevent Dawn's father from taking her away. Giles is preparing to leave for England while Willow is researching a spell which could resurrect Buffy. When a vampire discovers that Buffy is just a robot he tells a gang of demon bikers who descend on Sunnydale.
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2 Bargaining (2) The Hellions capture BuffyBot as the Scoobies scat...
The Hellions capture BuffyBot as the Scoobies scatter and make their way to the Magic Box. Buffy digs herself out of her grave. Spike steals one of their bikes and takes Dawn to safety. Buffy comes across the Hellions tearing BuffyBot apart and begins fighting them. She escapes and runs into the Scoobies. She can’t seem to talk but recovers well enough to destroy most of the demon gang. She then flees to Glory’s tower where Dawn finds her.
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3 After Life Buffy returns home seemingly in shock. Spike is am...
Buffy returns home seemingly in shock. Spike is amazed to see her and then angry at being left out of the loop. Buffy goes to bed but soon appears screaming at Willow and Tara. The apparition scares them into calling Xander who then sees his own as Anya appears to cut her own face. The Scoobies gather and realise that in bringing Buffy back they've created a demon who hasn't yet found a body to live in. They work out how to kill it as Buffy confides in Spike.
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4 Flooded The Summers home needs new pipes and between that ...
The Summers home needs new pipes and between that and mounting debts Buffy feels overwhelmed by her financial situation. Giles returns to comfort her and issue a stern rebuke to Willow. Meanwhile a demon causes chaos at the bank while Warren, Jonathan and Andrew steal money. Xander admits to Anya that he has been stalling over announcing their engagement because he is scared of commitment.
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5 Life Serial The Trio test Buffy to learn about her strengths a...
The Trio test Buffy to learn about her strengths and weaknesses. Warren plants a device on her which alters her perception of time while at college. Andrew sends demons after her as she tries to do a shift at Xander's construction job. Jonathan casts a spell which makes her repeat a time loop at the magic shop. After such a testing time Buffy heads for a night of drinking with Spike who takes her to a demon bar to gamble for kittens.
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6 All the Way Its Halloween and after a profitable day at the Ma...
Its Halloween and after a profitable day at the Magic Box Xander announces his engagement to Anya. Everyone parties but there is tension between Tara and Willow over the latter's use of magic to decorate the party. Dawn lies to sneak out with her friend Janice and meet some boys. One of the boys, Justin, seems really into Dawn but it turns out that he is a vampire. Buffy goes out patrolling and Janice's mother calls which alerts Giles to the danger. Once the girls are found and saved Willow uses a spell to make Tara forget their row.
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7 Once More With Feeling Buffy bursts into song about how numb she feels. T...
Buffy bursts into song about how numb she feels. The Scoobies agree to research the problem and theorise in chorus. The problem is spreading around Sunnydale with everyone spilling their guts in song. Tara sings of her love for Willow, Spike of his frustration with Buffy's interest in him and Anya and Xander of their relationship fears. Before Dawn can sing of her loneliness she is abducted by the demon responsible for all this. He explains that once people have expressed all their emotion in song they will spontaneously combust. Buffy has to come to her rescue before the Demon makes her his Queen.
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8 Tabula Rasa Giles tells Buffy that he plans to leave. Tara beg...
Giles tells Buffy that he plans to leave. Tara begins breaking up with Willow. Willow promises to use no magic for a week to prove she can live without it. She immediately breaks that promise and casts a spell to not only make Tara forget but to also erase the memory of Buffy's time in heaven. The spell gets out of control and wipes all the Scoobies memories just as some vampires are sent by a loan shark to collect kittens from Spike.
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9 Smashed Spike hounds Buffy about their kissing and is surp...
Spike hounds Buffy about their kissing and is surprised when he punches her and his chip doesn’t activate. He tries to attack another woman but it seems to work. He asks Warren to check on it and it seems to be functioning fine. So he concludes that Buffy came back as something other than human and he taunts and attacks her. They begin fighting and then having sex in a crumbling home. Meanwhile Willow realises that she has the power to turn Amy back into a human. Amy wants to go out and party and they use their magic to light up the Bronze before becoming bored. Dawn spends time with Tara and hopes she will reconcile with Willow.
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10 Wrecked Buffy is ashamed and Willow is exhausted after the...
Buffy is ashamed and Willow is exhausted after their respective nights out. Amy takes Willow to see Rack who has a supernatural hangout where he gets people high on magic. Willow is wiped out by the experience and gets scared by a demon who keeps appearing in her visions. However she can’t help but return and incidentally takes Dawn with her, leaving her in the waiting room for hours. When Willow emerges she is drunk on magic and drives them into a wall while trying to escape the demon who has now materialised.
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11 Gone The Trio use their stolen diamond to create an inv...
The Trio use their stolen diamond to create an invisibility ray. They accidentally hit Buffy with it and she begins to enjoy the freedom it brings her. An earlier run-in with Doris Kroeger from Social Services leads invisi-Buffy to take some revenge. She then sleeps with Spike while Xander and Willow work on how to make her visible again.
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12 Doublemeat Palace Buffy gets a job at a local fast food restaurant: ...
Buffy gets a job at a local fast food restaurant: The Doublemeat Palace. The employees are dead eyed and her boss Manny is a humourless 'lifer.' She is suspicious of the whole place and particularly the 'special ingredient.' Meanwhile Anya gets a visit from a vengeance demon friend Halfrek and Amy pops by to give Willow a gift.
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13 Dead Things The Trio develop a cerebral dampener which they pl...
The Trio develop a cerebral dampener which they plan to use to turn women into sex slaves. Warren finds Katrina, his ex, and brainwashes her. She recovers herself in time to stop anything happening but as she tries to escape Warren kills her. He decides to use a disorienting demon attack to convince Buffy that she killed her. Spike tries to stop Buffy from turning herself in to the police and she beats him down. She stops herself though when she realises who Katrina is. She also confesses all to Tara who tells her that she is not a demon.
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14 Older and Far Away Dawn wishes that no one would leave anymore in con...
Dawn wishes that no one would leave anymore in conversation with Halfrek who she thinks is a guidance counsellor. Buffy fights a demon who disappears into his sword when she stabs him with it. At Buffy's birthday Dawn's wish takes effect and the whole gang plus guests are trapped and can't leave. Anya becomes particularly stressed and suggests that Willow use her power to get them out. Rebuffed by Tara, Anya searches Dawn's room and finds all the shoplifted items.
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15 As You Were Riley appears at the Doublemeat Palace telling Buf...
Riley appears at the Doublemeat Palace telling Buffy that he needs her help to fight a Suvolte demon. They track it to a dam where Riley's wife Sam joins them and Buffy kills the demon. Unfortunately it has lain eggs nearby and they have to search Sunnydale to find them. Xander and Anya are stressed out with the wedding a week away and their relatives coming to stay. Buffy feels bad about herself and runs to Spike to sleep with him. It turns out though that he is keeping the eggs in his crypt.
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16 Hell's Bells Xander tries to keep the peace between Anya's demo...
Xander tries to keep the peace between Anya's demon friends and his own family while Anya tries to memorise her vows. Spike brings a date to the wedding and Buffy admits that it hurts. An old man then accosts Xander and tells him that he is Xander from the future. He shows Xander a vision of a terrible future with Anya and encourages him to leave her now. He runs away while the Scoobies stall and try to keep Anya in the dark.
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17 Normal Again Buffy searches for the Trio and when she gets clos...
Buffy searches for the Trio and when she gets close they call a demon to fight her. The demon injects her with a serum which causes a hallucination that she is in a mental institution. As Willow and Xander search for an antidote Buffy meets her parents in her delusion who with her doctor advise her to destroy her friends and return to reality. Spike tells Buffy that she needs to tell her friends about their time together or he will. Buffy ties her friends up in the basement and plans to let the demon kill them.
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18 Entropy Willow and Tara begin catching up while Buffy buil...
Willow and Tara begin catching up while Buffy builds a better relationship with Dawn. Anya returns but is upset that Xander still doesn't want to get married. She tries to curse him or get someone else to wish for vengeance but no one will. She turns to Spike for comfort and they have sex in the Magic Box. Meanwhile Buffy and Xander discover a camera on her front lawn and Willow traces other hidden cameras.
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19 Seeing Red Tara and Willow spend the night together and Dawn ...
Tara and Willow spend the night together and Dawn is thrilled. Buffy nearly gets cut up at the Trio's hideout but recovers some of their papers just in time. Dawn tells Spike that he hurt Buffy and he comes to apologise. He almost rapes her and returns to his crypt confused as to what he is. He leaves town determined to change something. The Trio recover some ancient orbs which grant Warren power and invincibility. He beats up men at the Bronze including Xander before heading off to rob a truck. Buffy stops him but he escapes while Andrew and Jonathan go to jail.
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20 Villains Willow heals Buffy and demands that she and Xander...
Willow heals Buffy and demands that she and Xander help her track Warren. Warren goes to Rack for assistance but nothing he gains is enough to fight off Willow. Buffy leaves Dawn with Clem and Anya reveals that she is a vengeance demon again.
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21 Two To Go Willow attacks the jail while the Scoobies help Jo...
Willow attacks the jail while the Scoobies help Jonathan and Andrew escape. Dawn convinces Clem to let her go to Rack's. Once there Willow drains Rack and threatens Dawn. Buffy shows up in time to save her but Willow transports all of them to the Magic Box where Anya has a protection spell protection the Duo. Willow and Buffy fight while the Scoobies run again.
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22 Grave Giles temporarily contains Willow and catches up w...
Giles temporarily contains Willow and catches up with Buffy. Willow uses Anya to break free and sends a ball of fire after Andrew and Jonathan. Buffy races after it while Willow drains Giles of the power he's using. It gives Willow such a connection to the world that she can't bear to feel all the pain and decides to destroy the world. The fire ball sends Buffy and Dawn into the ground while Xander races to stop Willow.
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