Top seven “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” episodes to watch this Halloween

Karalee Manis, Copy Editor

Halloween is here and there’s nothing better than getting in the spirit by watching some fun and/or scary television to mark the holiday. As an avid “Buffy” fan, I have compiled a list of the seven best episodes to watch to make this Halloween as filled with vampires, monsters and great storytelling as can be.

Top seven “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” episodes to watch this Halloween


  1. 2, Ep. 2 – Some Assembly Required

Think Frankenstein in high school.


  1. 2, Ep. 18 – Killed by Death

This creepy episode takes place in a hospital, there are dead kids, and it has one of the scariest monsters to ever be on the show, Der Kindestod.


  1. 5, Ep. 1 – Buffy vs. Dracula

The title explains it, but with an enjoyable ‘Buffy’ take on the classic tale.

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  1. 7, Ep. 7 – Conversations with Dead People

See title; involves ‘The First Evil’ haunting the characters.

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  1. 4, Ep. 4 – Fear, Itself

A college Halloween frat party with a fear demon wreaking havoc.

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  1. 2, Ep. 6 – Halloween

The first Halloween-themed episode of the series asks what would happen if you became your costume.

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  1. 4, Ep. 10 – Hush

Creepy fairytale monsters, ‘The Gentlemen,’ come to town, steal all the voices of the people and float just above the ground as they eerily smile while collecting the hearts of those still living.

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