|13||9/15/97||[unknown]||5V01||When She Was Bad|
|BACK TO SCHOOL -- When Buffy
returns home to Sunnydale after a spending the summer away,
Xander and Willow become concerned with her disturbingly cold and
distant behavior. Meanwhile, Cordelia and Sunnydale High teacher
Ms. Calendar are kidnapped and Buffy is convinced that the fight
to protect them and the world from the undead is hers alone. Still
relucant to risk getting close to Angel, Buffy turns him away
before either one can express his or her true feelings.
|14||9/22/97||[unknown]||5V02||Some Assembly Required|
|LAND OF THE LIVING DEAD -- When
the body parts of dead girls are discovered missing from their
graves, Buffy and her posse discover that the parts are being
used to create the perfect woman, with the final touch being
Cordelia's head. Meanwhile, Giles finally musters the nerve to
ask fellow teacher Ms. Calendar out on a date and Angel admits
his jealousy over the amount of time Buffy spends with Xander.
|PARENTS IN THE NIGHT -- When
parent-teacher night is interrupted by uninvited guests, Buffy
must protect her fellow students, the principal and her mother
while keeping her secret. Meanwhile, Angel's old friends, Spike
and Drusilla visit Sunnydale for The Night Of Saint Vigeous -
the holy night of attack.
|16||10/06/97||[unknown]||5V04||Inca Mummy Girl|
|MUMMY MAY I -- Buffy and Giles
are suspicious of Ampata, a Peruvian exchange student staying
at Buffy's house, when a fellow student goes missing during a
school field trip to the Natural History Musueum and a broken
Peruvian pictogram-cover plate is found in his place. Meanwhile,
after Xander falls head over heels for Ampata, he faces certain
death when his love interest is revealed to be an ancient mummy
who must kill to stay alive.
|BEAUTY AND THE BEAST -- Buffy and
Cordelia become unlikely party pals when at a fraternity bash they
are offered as human sacrifices to Machida, a horrible half-man,
|TRICK OR TREAT -- Buffy, Willow
and Xander are recruited by Principal Snyder to trick-or-treat
with the neighborhood kids, but the night doesn't turn out as
they had planned when Buffy's costume causes her to lose her
slaying ability and the other kids transform into their costume
characters. Meanwhile, when Giles begins to paste together the
night's events, he learns that it's his past that is making this
a very haunted Halloween.
|19||11/03/97||[unknown]||5V07||Lie To Me|
|LOVE OR LIES -- Buffy's fifth grade
flame, Billy "Ford" Fordham, unexpectedly arrives in Sunnydale
with one motive: to deliver Buffy to Spike in exchange for the
immortal life of a vampire. Meanwhile, Buffy and Angel confront
their feelings for each other and Angel owns up to his past
relationship with Drusilla.
|20||11/10/97||[unknown]||5V08||The Dark Age|
|RUNNING FROM THE PAST -- Giles' quiet
existence in Sunnydale is jeopardized when a murder victim, who is
found to be linked to Giles' past, is discovered on the steps of
the school library. Meanwhile, when the Mark of Eyghon (a demon
that takes possession of a dead host) takes over Ms. Calendar,
Buffy and Angel discover the one way to save her soul.
|21||11/17/97||[unknown]||5V09||What's My Line? (pt. 1)|
|LOVE AT STAKE -- In part one of a
two-part episode, Buffy and Angel finally go out on their first
date; Angel sets out to hunt down his rival, Spike, however,
unbeknownst to Angel, Spike and his new recruits are determined
to capture him in hopes of helping the frail Drusilla; and Buffy
encounters her new ally, Kendra.
|22||11/24/97||[unknown]||5V10||What's My Line? (pt. 2)|
|LOVE AT STAKE -- In this conclusion
of a two-part episode, Buffy reluctantly confronts Kendra the new
vampire slayer, only to find that the two are polar opposites
in every way. Much to Buffy's chagrin, she must join forces
with Kendra to save the man who means the most to her - Angel.
Meanwhile, with Buffy on the hunt, Xander and Cordelia are left
to wait at Buffy's home where they have a close encounter of
their own kind.
|JOHN RITTER GUEST-STARS --
The whole gang falls for Buffy's mom's new boyfriend, Ted -
everyone, that is, except Buffy who suspects there may be more
to him than meets the eye. Meanwhile, Giles tries to repair his
relationship with Ms. Calendar after her near death experience
with a demon; and still reluctant to let anyone know about their
romantic involvement, Xander and Cordelia continue to hide their
rendezvous from their friends.
|THERE'S SOMETHING ROTTEN IN SUNNYDALE
-- Buffy and the gang are introduced to parenting through a
school assignment that takes a very rotten turn. Meanwhile, two
wild west vamps come to town hunting for Buffy. At the same time,
romance is in the air when Buffy and Angel continue to rendenzvous
and Xander and Cordelia keep their liaison in the closet.
|PART ONE OF A NOT TO BE MISSED
TWO-PART EPISODE -- The fate of the world is at stake when Spike
and Drusilla gather the dismembered body parts of The Judge -- a
demon with a deadly touch -- from the ends of the earth as their
ultimate weapon to extinguish The Slayer. Meanwhile, Angel's
ability to feel human emotion is in jeopardy when he and Buffy
share an intimate moment which threatens to destroy his soul.
|THE CONCLUSION OF A SHOCKING TWO PART
EPISODE -- After Buffy shares an intimate moment with Angel which
extinguishes his human souls, she is left with the realization
that she must destroy the now-evil Angel who has transformed into
his previous persona of Angelus. Meanwhile, Giles' relationship
with Jenny Calendar takes on a new twist when he discovers that
she is a member of the gypsy family who gave Angel his human soul
and Willow's hopes of a relationship with Xander are dashed when
she discovers Xander and Cordelia's secret romance.
|WEREWOLF IN SUNNYDALE -- When a
werewolf descends upon the city of Sunnydale, it is up to Buffy
and the gang to protect the mostly-human being from an evil
poacher who is hunting the animal for sport. Meanwhile, much
to Xander's dismay, Willow turns her romantic interests to Oz,
unaware of the danger she is about to face.
|28||2/10/98||[unknown]||5V16||Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered|
|EVERYONE LOVES XANDER -- When Cordelia
succumbs to peer pressure and breaks off her tryst with Xander, on
Valentine's Day, he convinces a witch to put a spell on Cordelia
which will make her fall in love with him. But when the spell
backfires, the women in Sunnydale, except Cordelia, and including
Buffy and Drusilla begin to see Xander in a whole new light.
|IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT --
Angel's obsession with tormenting Buffy takes a dangerous turn
when he starts edging closer to her heart - and home, forcing
Buffy to have a serious talk with her mom. Meanwhile, Jenny is
doing everything in her power to right her wrongs, especially
the one with Giles.
|30||3/03/98||[unknown]||5V18||Killed By Death|
|THE GHOST OF CHILDHOOD PAST --
Buffy is admitted to the hospital with a raging fever where
she encounters a young child who brings with him nightmares of
Buffy's past and present. Meanwhile, a jealous Cordelia looks
on as Xander protects a weakened Buffy from Angel's fury.
|31||4/28/98||[unknown]||5V19||I Only Have Eyes For You|
|LOVE IS FOREVER -- Buffy encounters a
tortured spirit haunting the halls of Sunnydale High and recruits
her friends to help the bitter spirit in its quest for peace.
Meanwhile, Giles is filled with anguish when he believes the
spiritual being is Jenny trapped and trying to impart a final
message to him from the beyond.
|SOMETHING FISHY -- When a monster
starts preying on members of the high school swim team, Buffy
takes it upon herself to become the protector of the star players.
Meanwhile, Xander goes undercover to discover the truth about
the missing teammates and ends up revealing a rarely seen side
|33||5/12/98||[unknown]||5V21||Becoming (Part One)|
|PART 1 OF A HEART POUNDING SEASON
FINALE -- A web of conspiracy, suspense and heart break surround
the second season finale of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer." Buffy
determines the time has come to destroy Angel and must ascertain
if she is ready to sacrifice all she knows to be true to do so,
but her decision is further entangled when Willow uncovers the
secret that may restore Buffy's former beloved. Elsewhere,
Angel chooses to unearth an evil demon that could swallow the
earth and all of the beings, rather than return to the arms of
his former lover.
|34||5/19/98||[unknown]||5V22||Becoming (Part Two)|
|PART 2 OF A HEART POUNDING SEASON
FINALE -- The suspense continues as hell prepares to swallow
the world and Buffy is left alone to stop it. With Giles in
the hands of the enemy and Angel primed for destruction, our
slayer is forced into some treacherous alliances and faced with
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