September 22nd, 2020 | 44 mins 17 secs
Character Death, and the highest rated episode of Buffy so far.
Discussion Points Include: Best Episode Yet, Our First Spoiler Alert, Mundane Violence, The Art of the Voiceover, Angel Is Still the Original Edward Cullen, Giles Is A Bad Librarian, Willow the Computer Teacher, Spike’s Dr. Evil Impression, The Oddity Master, The Demented Mind of Angelus, “Procedure”, The Boogity-Boogity Store, Good Moms, Semantics Matter in Lore Dumps, Do Vampires Feel Heat?, How Is Giles Not In Jail?
September 15th, 2020 | 41 mins 44 secs
Discussion Points Include: Angel’s Very Good Shirt, Half Bad Half Good, Buffy Rat vs. Pizza Rat, All Magic Comes With A Price, Ryan’s Thoughts on Cordelia’s Character Growth, The Very Bad Axe, Flipping the Wrong way, Oz is a Good Guy, Amy’s Back, Rewatch Value, Eat the Heart, Khaleesi Drusilla, Magic Affects Vampires, Strange Camera Angles, Xander’s Bad Day, Good Script Writing, Angelus Book Report, How is Cordelia Alive?
September 8th, 2020 | 41 mins 44 secs
OZ IS A WEREWOLF.
That's it, that's the episode.
Discussion Points Include: David Boreanaz Fancast, Cordelia’s Car Trouble, Bad Werewolf Puppets, New Werewolf Lore, Homemade Silver Bullets, Angelus VS. the Werewolf, Too Awkward To Awkward, Larry’s Gay, Is this Glee?, Willow IS the Adult in The Room, The Very Good Wooden Easel, Very Bad Funeral Parlor, Do Vampires Have Hormones?
September 1st, 2020 | 46 mins 17 secs
Chadwick Boseman was a force to be reckoned with. We watch his electrifying performance as Jackie Robinson and talk about the impact that his film, 42, had and continues to have on audiences and our world.
August 25th, 2020 | 44 mins 48 secs
adr, angel’s box skills, buffyverse vs. arrowverse, camera angles., david boreanaz fancast, dru’s in a bad place, giles drops a swear, giles’ very bad car, gossip girl fancast, hell is a place, it’s a crossover, jenny’s brief uncle, joel paine trivia corner, mandalorian fancast, ripper, ryan rants about the mystery machine, ryan still just wants to watch angel, the rocket launcher problem, willow’s voice of reason, you fancast
Angel assumes his final form, and Xander steals a rocket launcher
Discussion Points Include: David Boreanaz Fancast, Ryan Still Just Wants To Watch Angel, Willow’s Voice of Reason, Giles Drops A Swear, Hell Is A Place, Dru’s In A BAD PLACE, Buffyverse VS. Arrowverse, IT’S A CROSSOVER, Ryan Rants About The Mystery Machine, Jenny’s Brief Uncle, Angel’s Box Skills, ADR, The Rocket Launcher Problem, Gossip Girl Fancast, You Fancast, Mandalorian Fancast, Joel Paine Trivia Corner, Ripper, Giles’ Very Bad Car, Camera Angles.
August 18th, 2020 | 37 mins 37 secs
Buffy and Angel get their freak on, and Drusilla is the picture of health.
Discussion Points Include: TEAM SPIKESILLA, Premonition or Dream?, Willow or Lilly?, ANGELUS IS COMING, Wheelchair Spike, The Healing Power of Vampires, Merch Ideas, Shoehorned Plot, RIP Professor Vampire, ALL HAIL THE JUDGE, Brian Thomas Fancast, Angel’s Memoir, Very Good Box Stacking, Pre-Edward Cullen, Choreographed Crane Shot, Adidas Sponsorship, No Vamps on Planes,
In keeping with the writing of Buffy, we use the term ‘Gypsy’ to discuss plot points of this episode.
August 11th, 2020 | 27 mins 3 secs
We watch the Buffyverse devolve into a SmoochFest, complete with fake babies and brain-snatching bugs.
Discussion Points Include: Mechanical Babies, Health Class, The Vampire Reproduction System, Cowboy Vampires, Emm-Award-Winning Danny Strong, Cool Arcade Lighting, Angel is Not a Teen, Sub-Par Puppetry, Off-Camera Death, Bugs Bleed Blue, Iron Deficiencies, and a Million-Dollar App Idea. Special Guest Appearance by Veronica,
August 4th, 2020 | 44 mins 8 secs
big corn syrup, carman sandiego fancast, frank welker is a legend, jane the virgin fancast, mark wahlberg’s deadpool impression, matthew lillard - friend of the network, mystery machine backstory, no one expects the double unmasking, scooby’s secret language, the hanna-barbera multiverse, trading on nostalgia, velma’s ethnicity
We take a mid-season break from Buffy to watch something vaguely Buffy-related. Scoob.
Discussion Points Include: The Hanna-Barbera Multiverse, Matthew Lillard - Friend of the Network, Frank Welker is a Legend, Trading On Nostalgia, Carman Sandiego Fancast, Velma’s Ethnicity, Jane the Virgin Fancast, Mark Wahlberg’s Deadpool Impression, Scooby’s Secret Language, Big Corn Syrup, Mystery Machine Backstory, No one expects the Double Unmasking
July 28th, 2020 | 39 mins 45 secs
Ryan watches an incredibly intricate episode with a convincing twist and a brilliant, individual acting performance. Brittany is bored on the rewatch.
Discussion Points Include: Incredible Storytelling With Low Rewatch Value. , Editing Out the Dark Moments, A Simple Favor Fancast, Ken Forley Fancast, The Evolution of the Throw-Away Line, Xander is always eating something, Show Your Sadness By Wearing Oversized Clothing, Giles’ Duffel Bag, Rules for Slayers, Book Cracker Buffy, Giles Gets Shot
July 21st, 2020 | 1 hr 1 min
It's a two-parter, so we watched them both and made 1 big episode! We also meet a new slayer.
Discussion Points Include: Willy the Snitch, Scooby Gang name-drop, Ice Time, Principal Snyder rips Xander a new one, Poor Buffy episode release schedule, Inconsistent Slayer Lore, Portrayal of Minorities, How to Restrain a Vampire, and Can Vampires Run Through Walls?
July 14th, 2020 | 24 mins 11 secs
We get Giles plot! Ryan is delighted, but Brittany is less than impressed.
Discussion Points Include: Are The Buffy Episodes out of order?, Giles’ Peephole, Demon Flashbacks, Vampire Doctors, Michael Earl Reed, and David Boreanaz’s Acting Chops
July 7th, 2020 | 39 mins 54 secs
We watch what turns out to be Ryan's favorite episode to date.
Discussion Points Include: The Buffy Writer’s Room, Buffy reboot?, Willow’s Bedroom, ‘The Grudge’ fancast, Vampires speak dolphin, Angel is a Bossy Cow, Spike’s Range of Emotions, Drusilla is Ophelia