In the twelfth century, the Italian friar Thelonious used the circle of Kayless ritual to capture the demon Moloch the Corruptor into a book, hoping it would never be read. However, it arrives in Sunnydale High Library. Before Giles could examine it properly, it's scanned into the school computer by Willow and possesses it. Virtual evil is now able to spread through the school network, pretending to be Malcolm, Willow's brand new chat pal, for whom she even gives Xander's Bronze invitation a miss. Soon, Buffy notices other normally nice students, like Dave and Fritz in her computer class, behave strangely, and start up the abandoned computer services firm CRD. By the time Giles realizes about Moloch, the demon is very deep, powerful enough to make his minions kill Dave and abduct Willow, his unknowing deliverer to whom he declares his love. Computer-illiterate erudite Giles turns for help to his cultural rival, computer science teacher Jenny Calendar, who reveals herself as a ...
Did You Know?
David's and Fritz's last names are probably references to Jerry Siegel
(co-creator of Superman) and Jack Kirby
(co-creator of Captain America, Thor, X-Men etc.). See more
In the opening scene, one of the monks says an Italian word incorrectly. He states "viene" when in fact the correct wording to use would have been "vieni". Even if he was using mixed Latin, he should use "venie" or better "venias". See more
[translated from Italian
Carlo, my dear one... Do you love me? I can give you everything. All I want is your love.
References 2001: A Space Odyssey
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme
Written by Nerf Herder
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