One of the most critically acclaimed TV shows of the 90s and with a cult following to boot, Buffy the Vampire Slayer is remembered for many things: its talented young cast, epic fashion, and its strong female lead, just to name a few.
But what makes Buffy so memorable over a decade on since its finale is its ability to pack an emotional punch while still maintaining its signature dark humour, best represented by the show’s killer banter. We’ve compiled Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s finest puns and witty comebacks for your enjoyment, because Buffy wouldn’t be Buffy without the one-liners.
When Giles showed his total lack of faith in Generation X.
When Buff spoke the ultimate truth.
That time when Buffy made the punniest pun ever.
Because puns are the true source of a Slayer’s powers.
When Xander got real.
Every time Cordy was being Cordy.
That time slaying got technical (well, for the 90s).
When Willow went through her rebellious phase.
When Buffy showed that beauty is fleeting, but being hardcore is forever.
When Anya got her priorities straight.
That time Giles was forced to babysit Dawn.
When Willow showed us what besties are really for.
When Tara summed up the internet.
That time Spike needed an extra word.
When Dawn took Buffy down a peg.
When Buffy reminded us all why she’s the chosen one.
And this one line that is basically everything that is great about this show…
Did we miss any? Tell us in the comments!