The evil sorcerer Nemesis breaks into the Wizards Library's "Archives of Evil" to magically siphon the knowledge from its books. After he captures Papa Smurf to coerce him into revealing the location of the Long Life Stone, it's up to Brainy and Clockwork to save the day.
Reporter and the other Smurfs start believing that Gargamel has permanently changed his ways after a misheard comment. While the Smurfs are too busy quarreling, Hogatha captures Baby Smurf for her baby-soft skin formula.
A nasty animal trapper is caught in one of his own traps after he trapped both Grandpa Smurf and Wild Smurf. All of Vanity's mirror reflections come to life which seems to make him fade out of existence.