After Life
Episode 3 of 22 within Season Six. Item 104 of 145 overall.
Production number 6ABB03.
Jane Espenson - Writer
David Solomon - Director
8.28
355 votes

As Buffy tries to adjust to her life again, she and her friends are visited by a demon that forces them to deal with the repercussions of the Slayer's resurrection. Buffy adjusts to being alive and finds it overwhelming.

original airdate--October 9,2001       rating--5.6 million

network--UPN

music--Theme Song: "Buffy Theme" by Nerf Herder

 

Body count--Child of Words, solidificate by Willow and Tara's spell and decapitated by Buffy with an axe.

Monster of the Week: 

  • Tamogenesis: After reviving Buffy from the dead, the gang accidentally created a by-product in the form of a bodiless demon. When they asked for her back, the world allowed it but only with the condition that they take this demon as well. Unfortunately for the demon, its body was trapped between dimensions and its only chance for survival was through killing the person who was targeted by the spell in the first place (i.e. Buffy).

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103 Bargaining (II)
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105 Flooded

regional titles

Dutch
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English
After Life
French
RÈsurrection
German
Gruß aus der Hölle
Irish
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Italian
Il ritorno
Spanish
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