Season 4 Episodes

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Season 4, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/23/2000
Buffy, Xander, Giles and Willow sit down to watch videos after defeating Adam. They enter a bizarre dream world where they are pursued by a primitive force that they released via their enjoining spell.
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Primeval (2)

Season 4, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/16/2000
Adam tells Riley that he has a behavior modification chip wired to his central nervous system behind his heart.
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The Yoko Factor (1)

Season 4, Episode 20 - Air Date: 5/9/2000
Adam enlists Spike to turn the gang against each other, leaving Buffy alone and helpless. Spike plays on their fears of how the others perceive them, telling Xander that Willow and Buffy no longer think that they need him and that he would be better off joining the Army; telling Willow that Xander and Buffy believe her experimenting with magick is just a phase; and elaborating on Giles' own beliefs that he no longer needs to be in Sunnydale.
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New Moon Rising

Season 4, Episode 19 - Air Date: 5/2/2000
Tara and Willow's relationship seems to be progressing when Oz returns to town. Through his travels Oz has found a combination of charms, potions and meditation that allows him to avoid turning into a werewolf.
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Where the Wild Things Are

Season 4, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/25/2000
Buffy and Riley are spending all their time in bed (and they're not sleeping). Their round-the-clock exploration of each other awakens the spirits of children who were sexually repressed by their foster mother back when Lowell House was a home for orphaned and runaway kids.
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Season 4, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/4/2000
Buffy, Willow, Xander and Anya are out hunting vampires and kill one of a pair. They track the other to a nest and decide to call in the big guns and visit.
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Who Are You? (2)

Season 4, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/29/2000
After Faith switches bodies with Buffy via the device that was left for her by the Mayor, she begins to slip into Buffy's life.
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This Year's Girl (1)

Season 4, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/22/2000
Faith, still in a coma in the hospital, is dreaming of being pursued by Buffy. Riley, partially recovered from his encounter with Adam leaves the Initiative infirmary and joins up with Buffy.
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Goodbye Iowa

Season 4, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/15/2000
Buffy and Riley get mutually suspicious of each other when Buffy reveals that Professor Walsh tried to have her killed.
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The I In Team

Season 4, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/8/2000
Buffy becomes familiar with the Initiative and begins to work with them although they are still unaware of her true power as a Slayer.
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A New Man

Season 4, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/25/2000
At Buffy's 19th birthday party, Giles finally realises that he is a middle-aged man hanging around with a bunch of teenagers and starts to get depressed about his life.
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Season 4, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/18/2000
Buffy and Riley have to work out their relationship given their new understanding of what they do. An earthquake rocks Sunnydale and Buffy worries that it could signify the end of the world.
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Season 4, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/14/1999
The entire town of Sunnydale goes silent when a group of fairy tale demons called The Gentlemen appear and steal everyone's voices.
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Something Blue

Season 4, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/30/1999
Willow, in her attempt to get over Oz, casts a spell that ends up causing all sorts of chaos for the gang.
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Season 4, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/23/1999
Angel covertly comes to Sunnydale fearing Buffy is in danger after Doyle's vision of her in Angel. While digging for a new Cultural Centre at the college, Xander falls into a sacred Indian burial area and releases Hus, a vengeance spirit of the Chumash Indians, the original residents of the Sunnydale area.
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The Initiative

Season 4, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/16/1999
Spike, after being captured by the commandos, is being held hostage by them in a hi-tech facility underneath the University.
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Wild At Heart

Season 4, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/9/1999
Oz escapes from his cage during a full moon and runs across another werewolf, the sultry, sexy singer Veruca; and wakes up next to her naked in the wilderness the next morning.
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Beer Bad

Season 4, Episode 5 - Air Date: 11/2/1999
Still trying to come to terms with Parker's womanising, Buffy starts to hang out at the college bar where she and a group of upperclass students really regress when they start drinking a 'special' beer.
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Fear, Itself

Season 4, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/26/1999
To help Buffy get over the pain of having been used by Parker, the gang head to a fraternity Halloween party expecting a few cheap scares and a bit of harmless fun.
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The Harsh Light of Day

Season 4, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/19/1999
Spike returns to Sunnydale with his new girlfriend Harmony who is now also a vampire. Spike is searching for the Gem of Amara - a stone which makes vampires invulnerable, which he believes is buried somewhere under Sunnydale.
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Living Conditions

Season 4, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/12/1999
Dorm life proves to be a challenge as Buffy has to deal with a roommate who is more than a little bit difficult.
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The Freshman

Season 4, Episode 1 - Air Date: 10/5/1999
Buffy moves into her dorm and attempts to adjust to college life. Everything around her seems to have changed without the constant interaction with the gang she had in High School.