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The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes  

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The best Buffy episodes, as ranked by you, Buffy fans. All Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes are listed below and your votes affect the order of the list, which will provide the best ranking of Buffy episodes. With your votes, the best Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes will rise to the top. So have at it, Buffy fans. Which episode was the funniest, the saddest, the most exciting?

This list of Buffy episodes has nothing to do with ratings. It's all about which episodes of Joss Whedon's influential series were the best, ranked by fans. Is it "Hush," "The Body," "The Zeppo," or even "Once More With Feeling?" We know you've seen them all, so it's time to rank the best of them. The Buffy episodes are featured below with photos and even episode synopses (if you click on the name of the episode) when available. What are the best Buffy episodes? Take a look here and you'll get that answer.
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Conversations with Dead People is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Nov 12 2002
Five seperate stories in this episode has the gang encountering a paranormal force which spells future doom. While out on patrol, Buffy squares off with a former classmate and current vampire, ...more
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Lovers Walk is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Nov 24 1998
Spike returns to Sunnydale a shadow of his bad-ass vampire self and kidnaps Willow so she can put a love spell on Drusilla. While he is out collecting magic spell ingredients and convincing ...more
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Restless is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
May 23 2000
Buffy, Xander, Giles and Willow sit down to watch videos after defeating Adam. They enter a bizarre dream world where they are pursued by a primitive force that they released via their enjoining ...more
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Bewitched, Bothered and Bewild... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Feb 10 1998
Xander tries to use Valentines Day to further his relationship with Cordelia but she succumbs to peer pressure and breaks up with him. With the help of Amy (who is exploring her mother's witch ...more
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The Zeppo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Jan 26 1999
"The Zeppo" is episode 13 of season 3 on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. It was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Makeup in a Series. Feeling left out by the gang, Xander ends up ...more
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Welcome to the Hellmouth (1) is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Mar 10 1997
Determined for a fresh start, Buffy Summers moves to Sunnydale only to find out that it's located on a Hellmouth and that her slaying duties have just begun.
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Grave is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
May 21 2002
Giles's new-found power brings Willow down momentarily and Giles magically binds her and leaves to catch up with Buffy. Willow telepathically controls Anya and gets her to break the binding ...more
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I Only Have Eyes for You is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Apr 28 1998
"I Only Have Eyes for You" is episode 19 of season two of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. A ghost possesses high school boys while his school teacher-lover possesses high school girls. The ...more
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What's My Line, Part One is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Nov 17 1997
Its Career Week at Sunnydale High and Buffy is faced with the reality that she has no future apart from that of a Slayer. Meanwhile, in order to stop the Slayer from ending his plan to restore ...more
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Storyteller is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Feb 25 2003
Andrew creates "Buffy, Slayer of the Vampyres," a documentary describing the current situation in Sunnydale to show to future generations. Many emotions are captured during its ...more
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What's My Line, Part Two is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Nov 17 1997
After getting in a fight with the mysterious woman, Kendra, Buffy learns that her temporary death in the hands of the Master had activated the choice for the next Slayer, and she is fighting ...more
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Faith, Hope & Trick is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Oct 13 1998
"Faith, Hope & Trick" is the third episode of season 3 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The episode title is a pastiche of the Biblical verse 1 Corinthians 13:13 ...more
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Angel is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Apr 14 1997
"Angel" is the seventh episode of season 1 of the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. It was written by co-executive producer David Greenwalt and directed by Scott Brazil. The ...more
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Fear, Itself is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Oct 26 1999
To help Buffy get over the pain of having been used by Parker, the gang head to a fraternity Halloween party expecting a few cheap scares and a bit of harmless fun. Unfortunately, some ...more
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Villains is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
May 14 2002
While the paramedics work on Buffy in the yard, in her bedroom Willow deperately calls on Osiris to bring Tara back to life the same way as she did for Buffy. She is told that the spell will not ...more
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Lie to Me is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Nov 03 1997
"Lie to Me" is the seventh episode of the second season of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. It originally aired on November 3, 1997.
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Two to Go is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
May 21 2002
"Two to Go" is the 21st episode of season 6 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The name of the episode is a reference to the previous one, which ends with Willow saying ...more
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Helpless is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Jan 19 1999
"Helpless" is the twelfth episode of season 3 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
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This Year's Girl is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Feb 22 2000
"This Year's Girl" is the 15th episode of season 4 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Written by Doug Petrie and directed by Michael Gershman, it originally aired on ...more
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Family is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Nov 07 2000
"Family" is the sixth episode of season 5 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. It was written and directed by series creator Joss Whedon and is the only episode of the ...more
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Bad Girls is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Feb 09 1999
While on a mission to retrieve an amulet before a powerful demon can restore his strength with it, Faith introduces Buffy to her reckless method of slaying which leaves Buffy wanting more of the ...more
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Normal Again is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Mar 12 2002
After being poisoned by a demon, Buffy comes to believe that she is confined to a mental hospital, her mother is alive and her parents are still together and that her life as a Slayer was all an ...more
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Enemies is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Mar 16 1999
Faith's new alliance with the Mayor goes as far as them conspiring to rob Angel of his soul. Faith tries to seduce him but he is thinking Buffy Summers in a big, one-track way. When the ...more
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Pangs is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Nov 23 1999
"Pangs" is the eighth episode of season 4 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer. On Thanksgiving, Buffy encounters the restless and vengeful spirit of a member of the ...more
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Checkpoint is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Buffy the Vampire Slayer Episodes
Jan 23 2001
"Checkpoint" is the twelfth episode of season 5 of the television show Buffy the Vampire Slayer.