Season 3 Episodes

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Graduation Day (2)

Season 3, Episode 22 - Air Date: 7/13/1999
After their ultimate 'Fight-to-the-Death' Faith escapes from Buffy, albeit in a coma, so Buffy offers her own blood to Angel to rid his body of the poison.
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Graduation Day (1)

Season 3, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/18/1999
The gang receive some valuable information from old enemy Anya who has actually witnessed an Ascension.
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The Prom

Season 3, Episode 20 - Air Date: 5/11/1999
As the all time night-of-nights for the senior students peeks around the halls, Buffy must save her friends and the rest of the school from a scorned student who has trained a pack of hellhounds to attack formalwear.
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Season 3, Episode 19 - Air Date: 5/4/1999
Buffy's acceptance to college leaves her with even more doubts about her life outside of Sunnydale with Faith and the Mayor still around.
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Season 3, Episode 18 - Air Date: 9/21/1999
After a close encounter with a mouthless demon Buffy is infected with the demon's blood and she gains the ability to hear people's thoughts.
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Season 3, Episode 17 - Air Date: 3/16/1999
Faith's new alliance with the Mayor goes as far as them conspiring to rob Angel of his soul. Faith tries to seduce him but he is thinking Buffy Summers in a big, one-track way.
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Season 3, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/23/1999
While unknowingly participating in a spell with the wish-granting demon Anyanka in order for her to get her powers back, Willow accidentally brings forth the vampire Willow from Cordelia's alternate universe.
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Season 3, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/16/1999
Buffy tries to face up to the consequences of her wild actions with Faith but Faith seems to think herself above the law.
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Bad Girls

Season 3, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/9/1999
While on a mission to retrieve an amulet before a powerful demon can restore his strength with it, Faith introduces Buffy to her reckless method of slaying which leaves Buffy wanting more of the wild life; while Giles is trying to keep his cool in front of the stuffy new watcher, Wesley Wyndam-Pryce.
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The Zeppo

Season 3, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/26/1999
When Xander realises that he isn't needed by the gang as much as he'd like to believe, his quest to prove he's cool leads him to an unforgettable night that finds him consorting with fast women, raising the dead and rolling with a dangerous crowd that could put Sunnydale in a world of hurt.
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Season 3, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/19/1999
For her upcoming 18th birthday, Buffy declines the scooby gang's offer of a big party, hoping to celebrate with quiet reflection and a traditional trip to the ice show with her father.
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Season 3, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/12/1999
Picking the wrong night for mother-daughter bonding, Joyce discovers the bodies of two children apparently sacrificed in an occult ritual and she rallies the adults of Sunnydale convincing them to rid the town of evil, including Buffy, Willow and Amy.
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Season 3, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/15/1998
While the gang prepares for their Christmas vacation, Angel is haunted by visions of his violent past.
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The Wish

Season 3, Episode 9 - Air Date: 12/8/1998
Wanting to be rid of Xander for good, Cordelia comes to the conclusion that Buffy is the cause of all her problems and makes a wish that Buffy had never come to Sunnydale.
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Lover's Walk

Season 3, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/24/1998
Spike returns to Sunnydale a shadow of his bad-ass vampire self and kidnaps Willow so she can put a love spell on Drusilla.
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Season 3, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/17/1998
Xander finds out about Angel's return to Sunnydale and promptly informs the gang who confront Buffy with the fear that he may turn evil again, while Faith finds herself under the wing of a new Watcher, Gwendolyn Post, an outwardly prim and proper Englishwoman who was expelled from the Watcher's Council for practicing evil magic.
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Band Candy

Season 3, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/10/1998
Mr Trick enlists Giles' old buddy Ethan Rayne to manufacture and distribute boxes of candy which turn the adult population into uninhibited, irresponsible teenagers to keep them out of the way while the mysterious Mayor Wilkins pays a tribute to a demon.
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Season 3, Episode 5 - Air Date: 11/3/1998
When Cordelia flaunts her sure win for Homecoming Queen it awakens the prom queen within Buffy and they become rivals for the title.
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Beauty and the Beasts

Season 3, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/20/1998
When a student is found savagely mauled in the woods the Oz-werewolf is suspected, but when Buffy discovers that Angel is back on Earth after hundreds of years of torture and has been reduced to nothing more than a wild animal, she fears that he may be the killer.
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Faith, Hope & Trick

Season 3, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/13/1998
The new Slayer Faith arrives in town and seems like a fun-loving wacky teenager who integrates herself into the gang.
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Dead Man's Party

Season 3, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/6/1998
When Buffy returns home she finds that the life she left behind may not be as easy to slip back into as she has to battle not only the rising dead, but also the distrust of her mother and the silent resentment of her friends.
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Season 3, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/29/1998
Willow, Xander and Oz are attempting to keep the Sunnydale vampire population in check during Buffy's absence with only moderate success.