12 Small Details You Only Notice Rewatching Buffy The Vampire Slayer

As if you needed another excuse to rewatch Buffy - how many of these did you catch?


Buffy The Vampire Slayer is the very definition of a cult show. Fans across the world obsess over its characters, its stories, its strong message of female empowerment. It has spawned copyists and comic book spin-offs, and inspired no end of cosplay. It has been off the air for over 15 years now, but it is no less beloved for it.

Part of the reason for this is Joss Whedon’s knack for filling his creations with amazing Easter eggs and hidden bonuses. It makes Buffy an incredibly rewatchable show, rewarding the viewer with new experiences each time.

Whether it’s the foreshadowing of future plot points, recurring characters, or moments that strike you a different way the second time around, Buffy has all kinds of additional content for the repeat watcher. Many of its ardent fans will no doubt agree - you simply can’t get bored of Buffy.

No doubt folks will be watching this incredible show for years to come and finding even more weird and wonderful moments, but for now, the detailed writing and production of Whedon and his team have given us plenty to be getting on with.


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