Potential
Episode 12 of 22 within Season Seven. Item 135 of 145 overall.
Production number 7ABB12.
7.70
259 votes

Buffy and Spike establish a boot camp to prepare the potential Slayers for combat with "The First", while a spell from Willow reveals another potential living in Sunnydale, which could possibly be Dawn.

original airdate--January 21,2003      rating--3.6 million

network--UPN

music--Theme song--buffy the vampire slayer by Nerf Herder

  1. "I Love You" by Citizen Bird.

 

Body Count

  • One vampire, dusted by Kennedy, Molly, Vi and Rona
  • One Harbinger of Death, stabbed by Buffy
  • One Harbinger of Death, stabbed by Spike
  • One Harbinger of Death, snapped by Buffy
  • One vampire, dusted by Amanda

Happenings:

  • Potentials: Another new potential is discovered in this episode. This time it's Amanda, a girl from Sunnydale High.

Goofs: After the opening credits when the potential Slayers are in Buffy's kitchen deciding what their weapon of choice is, a camera crew is reflected in Vi's mace once Buffy and Andrew enter the room.

 

Trivia: This was the first time that Andrew sat in on a Scooby meeting, the first step in his integration into the Scooby Gang.

 

  • Buffy and Spikes feelings for each other begin to surface again.

 

 

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regional titles

Dutch
potentieel
English
Potential
French
La relËve
German
Die Anwärterin
Irish
poitéinseal
Italian
Addestramento
Spanish
potencial