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Episode 22 of 22 within Season Seven. Item 145 of 145 overall.
Production number 7ABB22.
Joss Whedon - Writer
Joss Whedon - Director
277 votes

THE STUNNING SERIES FINALE! After an emotional reunion with Angel, Buffy is struck by an ingenious idea, which sends her, Spike, her friends and the Potential's into the Hellmouth to fight Caleb, "The First" and the army of Ubervamps.

original airdate--May 20,2003                 rating--2.9/4.9 million

music--Theme music--Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme by Nerf Herder

  1. "The Final Fight" by Robert Duncan 
  2. "Slayer Victory" by Robert Duncan 
  3. "Every Girl, A Slayer" by Robert Duncan 

Body Count

  • Caleb, killed by Buffy with the Scythe
  • One Turok-Han vampire, dusted by Amanda
  • Three Turok-Han vampires, dusted by Vi
  • One Turok-Han vampire, dusted by Buffy
  • Four Turok-Han vampires, dusted by Buffy with the Scythe
  • One Turok-Han vampire, betrayed by Giles
  • Two Turok-Han vampires, betrayed by Anya
  • One Turok-Han vampire, snapped by Spike
  • One Turok-Han vampire, dusted by Faith with the Scythe
  • Three Turok-Han vampires, burned by the sun, declenched by Dawn
  • Anya Jenkins, bisected by a Harbinger of Death
  • One Harbinger of Death, killed by Giles with a sword
  • Two Turok-Han vampires, dusted by Rona with the Scythe
  • Amanda, killed by a Turok-Han vampire
  • The remnants Turok-Han vampire, all burned with a pure light by Spike
  • Spike, himself burned by his pure light
Award--The episode was nominated for both a 2003 Emmy Award in the Category of Special Visual Effects for a Series, and for the 2004 Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form.


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