EPISODE 18: NIGHT OF TRANSFORMATION (S02E06 "Halloween")
It's the most wonderful fright of the year in S02E06 "Halloween". The Buffy Boys talk duality, gender play, and thirsty wigs when a cursed costume shop comes to sleepy ol' Sunnydale. But does Giles still hold a black flame candle for its enigmatic owner, Ethan?
Key Buffy Bits from this episode include:
Integration and evolving identities through the lens of feminine expression
Ambiguously murdered (?) children
Queer joy: living as a minority is an act of defiance
Tropes of 'secretly gay' men
The danger of being a a hardcore girl who just wears lingerie and some form of animal ears
"You may be hot stuff when it comes to demonology or whatever. But when it comes to dating, I'm the Slayer."
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Our theme song is an acoustic cover of the Title Theme to Buffy The Vampire Slayer by Alex Heflin (originally by Nerf Herder).
Yours in Slaying,
The Buffy Boys