Category Archives: Buffy Season 7

What if their problems are all weird and tricky?

Help (Rebecca Rand Kirshner) Season 7 is now 3 for 4 which isn’t bad, I suppose. This strongly reminded me of “Reptile Boy” from way, way back. However, it was better than “Reptile Boy” even if it was relatively predictable … Continue reading

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I got so much strength, I’m giving it away

Same Time, Same Place (Jane Espenson) This is more like the Buffy I love. It felt like an old fashioned earlier episode in which valuable lessons are learned and wrapped up in an interesting MOTW with the bonus of Gnarl … Continue reading

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From beneath you, it devours

Beneath You (Douglas Petrie) For some people the last five minutes of this are some of the best minutes of Buffy ever. For others, they might have been some of the most interminable. Apparently the scene was written by Joss … Continue reading

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And stay away from hyena people, or any lizard-type athletes, you know, or if you see anyone that’s invisible.

“Lessons” (Joss Whedon) I turned to Andy at the end of this and said “here’s hoping the rest of the season is as good as this”. My heart sunk when Spike appeared because insane characters don’t entertain me at all. … Continue reading

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