At the hell-mouth, the Master of evil explains to his boy heir Collin that fear rules people better then love or hate. He manages to use the young schoolboy Billy Palmer to make every student of Sunnydale High's terrifying nightmares come true, ranging from Xander appearing in class wearing only boxer-shorts to being chased by murderers, losing one's favorite abilities or poisonous spiders coming out of one's schoolbooks... Written by
Did You Know?
Willow has a "Nerf Herder" poster in her locker. The Buffy theme is by "Nerf Herder", and it was Alyson Hannigan
, who plays Willow, that turned Joss Whedon
onto using them for the theme. See more
When Buffy and her mother are in the car outside the school at the start of the episode talking about Buffy's father, her mother is not wearing her seat belt. But she is as Buffy gets out the car. See more
[confronting his nightmare clown
Your balloon animals were *pathetic*. Everyone can make a giraffe.
Vieni La Sera
(from Madame Butterfly)
Performed by Scott Harlan See more