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Melaka Fray looks back on previous Slayers throughout history

The Slayer timeline, detailing the various Slayers throughout history, including years active, country of origin, and distinction.

For an alphabetical list of Slayers, see List of Slayers.

BC

Sineya

Restless Sineya-

Slayer time: Primordium Age (life), forever (spirit)
Locations: Africa
Watcher: None

Sineya was a girl taken by the Shadow Men against her will, chained to the earth and imbued with the heart, soul, and spirit of an ancient demon known as the "Shadow demon". She was more demon than subsequent Slayers would be.[1] Sineya was rejected by her village and instructed to fight alone.[2] She would claim to have no name, no Watcher, no friends, and no family.[3] Sineya staked one of the first human/demon hybrid vampires created, and killed the last Old One to walk the Earth (assumed with the Scythe on an unnamed Sunnydale).[4] Her death was shrouded in mystery, but when died her powers were passed on to the next Slayer. Sineya continued to guide the Slayer line through their dreams, having the power of dreamwalking and maintaining a psychic link to the entire Chosen One's Slayer line.

Medieval/Renaissance

Unidentified

Bar Maiden

Slayer time: Between 1347 & 1351 (height of the Black Plague)
Location: Italy

An unidentified Slayer lived in Italy during the height of the Black Plague, in the Middle Ages. She was following a vampire in the bar, until she fell out a window onto the street below, where she staked him. What the Slayer didn’t expect was that it was all a trap set by Lothos, who then killer her.[5]

Unidentified

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Slayer time: 14th century
Location: Mexico (Aztec Empire)

This unidentified Slayer was active around the fourteenth century. In the texts of the Aztecs, she was referred to as a warrior princess. She traveled to the Soul Glutton's native hell dimension, with the intent of to save his human preys and killing the Soul Glutton and its family using an enchanted sword that drained the target's energy. However, the Soul Glutton survived and when it founds its family dead, it swore revenge on the Slayer. However, as time passed much slower in the hell dimension than it did on earth, the Aztec Slayer was long dead.[6]

Unidentified

Righteous4

Slayer time: Middle Ages.
Location: England.
Watcher: Unidentified man

This unidentified Slayer saved a walled, medieval town from the vampire Saint Just; easily slaying him and his horde. The entire town bore witness to the fight including young girls who admired her and were inspired to stand up for themselves. The men did not like this, so as the righteous Slayer slept, men broke into her house and grabbed her from her bed. They dubbed her a witch because only a witch could have defeated the vampires so easily and burned her at the stake. Her Watcher, a monk, can do nothing but watch. Her Watcher avenged her death by opening the town gates, allowing legions of vampires to feast on the whole town.[7]

Unidentified

Dark Ages

Location: England.
Watcher: Unidentified man
Slayer time: Active in the 16th century.

An unidentified Slayer was a noblewoman living in a castle in England during the Dark Ages. After the death of the previous Slayer, she was called around the age of 16. As her Watcher gave her the news, she initially attempted to refuse her destiny, but the man insisted she was capable of being much more than just a girl, and gave her her first stake.[5]

Unidentified

Spanish Slayer

Location: Spain
Slayer time: Active in late 1590s.

An unidentified Slayer in the late 1590s wore a Spanish mourning robe. This was identified by Angel when Buffy Summers began to appear dressed like past Slayers in the Twilight dimension.[8]

17th century

Abigail Cole

Abigail Cole

Location: Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts.
Slayer Time: Active in early 1625.

After Abigail Cole, “a strange visitor”, joined the community of Plymouth Colony in early 1625, she stopped shortly the mysterious deaths that plagues the colony, which had been attributed to “some unknown animals”.[9]

Unidentified

Slayer Time: Active in the 1680s.

Fearing that the current Slayer will bring about Twilight, thirty fearful Watchers commit suicide by poisoning their drinks in a dining hall. The incident becomes a Watcher myth; a fairy tale that warns of the universe answering if the balance between humanity and magic isn't kept in check.

Unidentified

Indian Princess Slayer
Location: India.
Slayer Time: 17th century.

This Indian Slayer fights a long-haired blond vampire with a stake while wearing a red sari with gold jewelry and a bindi. The vampire kills her when he grabs her hair and goes for her neck. Angel mentions this Slayer when Buffy is magically transformed into her sari as the "Twilight" realm becomes acclimated to her.

18th century

Unidentified

Slayer Time: Active in the early 18th century.

This Slayer forged her own weapons.[10]

Hong Kong

Unidentified

Location: Hong Kong.
Slayer Time: Active in the 18th century.

This unidentified Slayer was an inexperienced prostitute in Hong Kong who runs away from a British sailor, her first customer. She is killed by Lothos outside.

Claudine

Claudine4

Location: Paris, France.
Watcher: Jean, a member of the bourgeoisie.
Slayer Time: 1790 - 1792.

Claudine was a Slayer who lived in Paris, France during the height of the French Revolution. She was tricked by Jean, her Watcher, into killing an aristocrat by telling her he was a vampire who fed on the poor. Afterwards, she confronted Jean, who confessed he intended her to hunt down every aristocrat in hiding. However, Claudine rejected Jean and left him, overwhelmed with guilt for having killed a human. A Sweeney Todd-looking vampire kills Claudine by snapping her neck in his grip.

Yuki Makimura (牧村祐樹)

Yuki Makimura

Location: Kyoto, Japan
Watcher: Unnamed Japanese samurai Watcher.
Death: Around 1801.
Slayer Time: Around 1799 - 1801.

Yuki Makimura was called as a Slayer in Japan. She was trained by a samurai Watcher. Yuki's Watcher failed in his duty, and, in penance, commited Seppuku. Three months after his death, Yuki went up against the Master, who killed and sired her. While most Slayers welcome death, Yuki didn't want to die. Upon becoming a vampire, Yuki gave her complete loyalty to the Master and served him willingly from Japan. The Watchers Council removed Yuki from their records, but failed to cover up the two missing years in the Slayer timeline.

19th century

Elizabeth Weston

Weston

Location: Somerset, England.
Watcher: Unnamed man.
Slayer Time: Active in 1812.

Elizabeth Weston lived as a nobleman named Edward Weston in order to lure vampires into a false sense of security.

Naayéé'neizgháni

Naayéé'neizgháni

Location: La Boca del Infierno, California.
Watcher: Unnamed male, killed by a vampire.
Death: 1841.
Slayer Time: Unknown - 1841.

Naayéé'neizgháni was a Native American who hunted down the vampire who killed her Watcher, and also destroyed a nest of great evil after slaying a number of vampires. She died on her horse after being stabbed in the chest. The town where she died was founded by Richard Wilkins as Sunnydale in 1841. The story of this Slayer's death is told in parallel with a narration about the monster slayer Naayéé'neizgháni and the demon To, characters taken from Navajo legend.

Unidentified

Boston

Location: Boston, Massachusetts.
Slayer Time: Active in 1845.

An unidentified Slayer was in the city of Boston in 1845, when shipyards were plagued by a series of grisly murders. The attacks ended when “a quiet young woman” arrived in town.[9]

Mid-19th Century Slayer

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Slayer Time: Active in the mid-19th century.

Lucy Hanover

Lucy Hanover

Location: Virginia.
Slayer Time: 1864–1866.

The frequent and unexplained disappearance of local Civil War widows shocked an already grieving community. These disturbing events ended when Lucy Hanover set up camp in a nearby graveyard.[9]

Belle Malone

Belle Malone

Location: Dodge City, Kansas.
Slayer Time: Unknown - summer 1888.

During the summer of 1888, Belle Malone rode into Dodge City, Kansas, after forty deaths under suspicious circumstances, which ceased soon after her arrival.[9]

Unidentified

Oklahoma

Location: Oklahoma
Slayer time: Active in 1893

An unidentified Slayer was in the Oklahoma Territory in 1893, when a series of savage attacks claimed the lives of seventeen homesteaders. The murders stopped when the Slayer, as a young blacksmith, passed through town.[9]

Amirah

Cazadora.india

Location: British India
Slayer time: Active in late 19th century
Watcher: Unidentified man

Princess Amirah was an Indian Slayer with an uniformed British Watcher who wears monocles. She was killed by Lothos.

Florence Gilbert

Florence Gilbert

Location: Virginia City, Wyoming.
Birth: 1877.
Slayer time: Active in 1897.

Florence Gilbert was the Slayer in 1897. At the age of twenty, she travelled to Virginia City, Wyoming, where she stopped at string of murders in a small hilside community.

20th century

Xin Rong (新荣)

Xin Rong Fool for Love

Location: Peking (Beijing), China.
Death: June 18, 1900.
Slayer time: Unknown – June 18, 1900.

Xin Rong fights the vampire Spike during the Boxer Rebellion in a Buddhist temple, managing to scar his left eyebrow with her sword, and drops her stake during an explosion, giving Spike the upper hand. Spike drains the Slayer. Her last words are "Tell my mother I'm sorry." Spike replies: "Sorry, love. I don't speak Chinese." Drusilla finds Spike standing over Rong's body. He shares the Slayer's blood, which has aphrodisiac properties, with her as they make love while the city burns.[11]

Arabella Gish

Arabella Gish

Location: Brooklyn, New York City, New York.
Slayer time: Active in 1912.

Arabella Gish was a Slayer in 1912 and a student nurse. She visited Brooklin Boarding House and stayed in Room Six. Her arrival stopped a series of murders that had already claimed 23 victims.[9]

1910s Slayer

1910s Slayer

Slayer Time: Active in the 1910s.

A black Slayer with short hair in a yellow and orange outfit with ripped gloves is killed by a blond 18th century vampire. The vampire snaps her neck in his grip.

Flapper Slayer

Flapper Slayer

Slayer Time: Active in the 1920s.

A flapper with a brunette bob is surprised at the glow around her as she is called as a Slayer outside of the Tropicana.

Unidentified

ChicagoSlayer

Location: Chicago, Illinois.
Slayer Time: Active in May 1927.

Over a period of two weeks, 41 bodies were found near Union Station. Shortly after the arrival of this unidentified Slayer, the mysterious murders stopped.[9]

Pilot Slayer

Pilot

Slayer Time: Active in the 1930s.

This unidentified Slayer wore what appeared to be a 1930s aviation helmet.[12]

Unidentified

Slayer time: Active in the 1930s.

The demon hunter Sid claimed to have known an unidentified Korean Slayer in the '30s, to the point of having had an intimate relationship with her in his pre-Dummy days.[13]

Rachel O'Connor

Rachel O'Connor

Location: New York City, New York.
Slayer Time: Active in 1937.

Rachel O'Connor was recruited by the OSS to stop a Nazi agent from delivering an evil Djinn to his superiors in Germany. This New Yorker had rather unorthodox methods of vampire slaying, slumming through the bleak streets pretending to be blind and then slaying with pencils.[14]

Anni Sonnenblume

Anni Sonnenblume

Location: Nuremberg, Germany.
Watcher: Unidentified
Birth: November 9, 1924.
Slayer time: Active in September 1938.

Anni Sonnenblume was the Slayer during 1938, and lived with her mother and brother, Karl, in Nuremberg, Germany. She was a member of the female branch of the Hitler Youth, and needed to learn what real evil was. She decided to fight the Nazis as well as vampires and demons.[15]

Nikki Wood

Nikki Wood

Location: Harlem, New York City, New York.
Watcher: Bernard Crowley.
Birth: 1955.
Death: July 1977.
Slayer Time: December 1970 - July 1977.

Nikki Wood is a New York-based Slayer in the 1970s. Nikki's boyfriend, an N.Y.P.D. policeman named Li, is killed. Nikki is pregnant during her Cruciamentum in 1973. Slayers are not intended to have children, so it is kept secret between Nikki and her Watcher. She has a little boy named Robin (who later plays a role in the seventh season of Buffy the Vampire Slayer). Nikki meets her match when she fights the vampire named Spike and is killed on the N.Y.C. subway. Nikki's neck is snapped and he takes her black leather coat. Robin Wood is raised by Bernard Crowley in Beverly Hills, California.

India Cohen

India

Locations: Japan, San Diego, California.
Watcher: Christopher Botwell.
Birth: 1978.
Death: 1996.
Slayer Time: 1993 – spring 1996.

India Cohen was a Slayer and the immediate predecessor of Buffy Summers. She was described as a Slayer of water. Whistler and the Master make derogatory remarks about India's appearance in comparison to Buffy's.

Buffy Summers

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Buffy Summers

Locations: California (Los Angeles, Sunnydale, and San Francisco), Scotland, Tokyo, Milan & Tibet.
Watchers: Merrick Jamison-Smythe, Rupert Giles, and Wesley Wyndam-Pryce.
Birth: January 19th, 1981.
Deaths: May 1997 and May 2001.
Slayer Time: May 1996 – May 1997, May 1997 – May 2001 and October 2001–

Buffy Summers was a Slayer active in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. Born in 1981, she was activated as the Slayer in 1996 at the age of fifteen. Initially based in Los Angeles, she later moved to Sunnydale where she acted as guardian of the Hellmouth for seven years before the town's destruction in 2003. Buffy is unique as a Slayer in many ways; she refuses to sacrifice her ordinary life for her supernatural destiny, often operates as part of a team with her friends the "Scooby Gang", and has maintained several romantic relationships, two of which were with notorious vampires Angel and Spike. Buffy is one of the longest-lived Slayers, and has returned from the dead not once but twice, an event which disrupted the traditional Slayer line. She later abolished the line completely with her plan to activate all the world's Potential Slayers, and is now dedicated to training the young Slayers she was responsible for creating.

Kendra Young

Kendra - 01

Kendra Young

Locations: Jamaica & Sunnydale, California.
Watcher: Sam Zabuto.
Death: May 1998.
Slayer Time: May 1997 – May 1998.

Kendra Young was a Slayer from Jamaica activated in 1997 by Buffy Summers' temporary death. Trained by her Watcher, Sam Zabuto, Kendra was completely dedicated to her calling. She was an ally to the Scooby Gang in battling the vampires, Spike and Drusilla,[16] but was killed in 1998 by Drusilla after only a year-long tenure as a Slayer. Drusilla slit Kendra's throat with her fingernails in Sunnydale High School's library.[17]

Faith Lehane

Faithstake

Faith Lehane

Locations: South Boston, Sunnydale, Los Angeles, Cleveland, London, Berlin, Hänselstadt, Nuremberg, Scotland & Tibet.
Watchers: Faith's Watcher, Rupert Giles, Gwendolyn Post & Wesley Wyndam-Pryce.
Birth: December 14th, 1980.
Slayer Time: May 1998–

Most often described as "a rogue Slayer," circumstances have led Faith Lehane down a villainous path. Faith accidentally staked Deputy Mayor Allan Finch, which led her to join Mayor Richard Wilkins, whom she came to see as a father figure. While rogue, Faith also murdered a delivery man and Professor Lester Worth. She often struggles to balance the dark side of her nature with her desire to achieve redemption, being both an ally and an enemy of the Scooby Gang and Angel Investigations. Angel believed in Faith and she eventually turned herself in to the police. She served time in jail until she was broken out by Wesley to capture Angelus. She has built positive relationships with Angel, Wesley and Giles, but continues to be untrusted by Buffy.

21st century

The following Slayers were activated by Willow Rosenberg's Slayer Activation spell using the power of the scythe. There were at least 1,800 new Slayers, 500 of whom then worked for the Slayer Organization, until its disbanding with the end of magic.

Amanda

Storyteller Amanda 02

Location: Sunnydale, California.
Birth: 1986.
Death: 2003.
Slayer Time: 2003.

Skilled tabletop RPG player; Amanda tended to beat up boys who bully her around (before manifesting Slayer abilities), often resulting with Amanda being sent to Buffy for counseling. She did not survive the battle at the Hellmouth.

Caridad

Caridad

Location: Dominican Republic & Sunnydale, California.
Slayer Time: 2003–

Caridad was a Hispanic slayer from the Dominican Republic, who, along with another Potential named Colleen, were in a sexual fantasy of Xander's. She is seen wielding an axe and wearing a skirt in battle. Buffy Magazine states she survived the Hellmouth battle.

Chao-Ahn (潮安)

CHAOAHN4

Location: Shanghai, China & Sunnydale, California.
Slayer Time: 2003–

Chao-Ahn was a Slayer from Shanghai, China who only spoke Cantonese and could't understand others; notably Giles when he was telling her about the world of the supernatural. She survived the Hellmouth battle.

Colleen

Colleen

Location: Sunnydale, California
Slayer time: 2003–

Colleen was a Slayer who, along with another Potential named Caridad, were in a sexual fantasy of Xander's. It was unknown what is her actual status.

Dominique

Location: Sunnydale, California
Slayer time: 2003–

Dominique was a Slayer, who, along with other Potentials Rona, Caridad and Colleen, was installed into Xander Harris' Apartment before the final battle against the First Evil.

Unidentified

Lisaanncabasa

Location: Sunnydale, California
Slayer time: 2003–

This unidentified Slayer survived the Hellmouth battle, seen with Vi and Rona running away from the school into the bus.

Kennedy

Bring on the Night Kennedy

Location: New York City, Sunnydale, São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, San Francisco
Watcher: Unknown
Birth: 1983
Slayer time: 2003–

Kennedy came from a wealthy New York City family with a summer home in the Hamptons and had a half-sister. Kennedy was taught to use a crossbow at the age of eight. Kennedy witnessed the Bringers killing her Watcher. Kennedy is one of the first three Potential Slayers to arrive in Sunnydale. An out-of-the-closet lesbian, Kennedy has known about her sexuality since the age of five (commenting that she found out watching Gone with the Wind), and aggressively pursues a relationship with Willow. Kennedy survived battle at the Hellmouth. After the fall of Sunnydale, she worked for the Slayer Organization until its disbanding with the end of magic, when Willow broke up with her. Kennedy then founded her Slayer bodyguard company, Deepscan, which became a military contractor after the return of magic, acting worldwide.

Rona

Rona

Location: Sunnydale, California and Chicago, Illinois.
Watcher: None
Slayer time: 2003–

Rona was an African-American girl who had no prior knowledge of being a Potential Slayer, and thus did not like being one. She was not afraid to speak her mind and often went head to head with Buffy and Dawn. Her arm was broken by Caleb in battle, but she proved to be a courageous fighter in the Hellmouth Battle, even with a broken arm and sustaining many injuries. After Faith started to go down in the battle at the Hellmouth, Faith tossed Rona the Scythe, which she used to great effect before giving it back to Buffy, thus making her the only person bar Buffy and Faith to use the weapon during the battle. She survived the battle at the Hellmouth. In Issue #5 of Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight she is a squad leader, and is the person who decides the Girl to be Buffy Decoy #2.

Violet

Vi

Location: Texas, Sunnydale, and New York City.
Watcher: Unknown
Slayer time: 2003–

A red-head, presumably from Texas. Violet did not appear to be up for the Slayer life, but this changed when she was seen in battle. At the time of her arrival, she was the only Potential Slayer, out of Kennedy, Rona, Molly, Chloe and Eve to have seen an image of a vampire, although a blurred image. Vi even said that she had fun killing Bringers and Turok-Han. She killed the vampire who stabbed Buffy in the Hellmouth and is shown to do more fighting than any of the other newly activated Slayers. When escaping Sunnydale on the school bus, she is seen encouraging Rona to fight the pain of her injuries, even by slapping her and saying it's nothing. Survived battle at the Hellmouth. She filmed the Slayer Organization commercial with Andrew trying to recruit slayers, and became the squad leader for the Slayer cell based out of Manhattan.

Shannon

Shannon

Location: Sunnydale, California
Slayer time: 2003–

Upon her arrival in Sunnydale, Shannon was being chased by Bringers until she was picked up by a preacher. The preacher, revealed to be Caleb, stabbed her and branded her neck with his ring. Before dumping her on the road, he told her to pass a message on to Buffy. She was soon saved by Willow and Faith. Upon waking up in the hospital, Shannon told Buffy that Caleb had something that belonged to her, which was revealed to be the scythe. Buffy magazine states she survived the Hellmouth battle.

Unidentified

Softball Slayer

Birth: 1991
Slayer time: 2003–

An unidentified softball player was one of the first Potential Slayers to be activated as a Slayer during to Willow Rosenberg’s Slayer Activation spell in 2003. She was twelve years old at the time, and was insecure playing as a batter in a softball game, until she felt the power of her activation and regained her confidence.[18]

Unidentified

Japanese Slayer

Location: Japan.
Slayer time: 2003–

This unidentified Japanese girl was one of the first Potential Slayers to be activated as a Slayer during to Willow Rosenberg’s Slayer Activation spell in 2003. At the time, she was at home having a meal with her family, until she felt the power of her activation and backed away from the table.[18]

Unidentified

Indian Slayer

Location: India.
Slayer time: 2003–

This unidentified Indian girl was one of the first Potential Slayers to be activated as a Slayer during to Willow Rosenberg’s Slayer Activation spell in 2003. At the time she felt the power of her activation, the Indian girl was lying across the floor, having fallen out of the chair of a writing desk.[18]

Unidentified

School Slayer

Slayer time: 2003–

This unidentified girl was one of the first Potential Slayers to be activated as a Slayer during to Willow Rosenberg’s Slayer Activation spell in 2003. She was at school at the time, and had to support herself in the lockers when she felt the power of her activation.

Unidentified

Trailer Slayer

Slayer time: 2003–

This unidentified girl was one of the first Potential Slayers to be activated as a Slayer during to Willow Rosenberg’s Slayer Activation spell in 2003. She was inside a trailer in front of a man ready to strike her, until she felt the power of her activation, blocked his arm, and stood up to defend herself.[18]

Dana

Damage still Dana 01

Location: Los Angeles, California.
Birth: 1978.
Slayer Time: 2003–

When Dana was 10 years old, her family was murdered by Walter Kindel. For months, Kindel drugged and tortured Dana in the basement of a distillery. She was found naked and bleeding, nearly catatonic, and taken to a psychiatric hospital. During her 15 years at the hospital, Dana experienced visions and dreams about the lives of previous Slayers. When activated as a Slayer, Dana became frenzied and violent; not even Thorazine was enough to subdue her. Dr. Rabinaw taped his sessions with Dana speaking in Romanian, Chinese and other languages; the recordings were kept secret, as he planned to write a book on her. Eventually, Dana escaped, murdering a male nurse in the process and painting her face with his blood. Dana returned to the distillery after a string of murders. Spike, who initially believed Dana was possessed by a demon, tracked the Slayer. In Dana's state of mind, she had come to believe that Spike and Walter Kindel were the same person. Dana drugged Spike and sawed off his hands. Dana was prevented from killing Spike by Angel and Wesley. Dana was taken by W&H's Special Ops team, though they were interrupted by Andrew Wells and a team of Slayers. Having been told that the Scooby Gang no longer trusted them, Angel agreed to hand over Dana to Andrew.[19]

Unidentified

Slayer.comick.father

Location: Los Angeles, California.
Slayer Time: 2003–

This unidentified Slayer dusted a vampire, Tom Mitchell, in front of his dying son. She believed Tom was the dying man's son, rather than his father, and was sorry as he was supposedly being attacked.[20]

Unidentified

Gunn's Slayer

Location: Los Angeles, California.
Slayer Time: 2003–

This Slayer was captured along with two other girls and used for training by Charles Gunn and his gang of vampires. While Non visits Gunn, she turns the three Slayers into zombies. Betta George psychically freezes the Slayer in order to stop her from attacking him. Gunn plunges a knife into the girl's chest. She is unable to scream as she dies. Due to the magic of Gunn's headquarters, she and the two other Slayers that Gunn has been training against have been constantly resurrected for him to kill again. The three Slayers are later freed by Spike.

Unidentified

Gunn.slayer2

Location: Los Angeles, California.
Slayer Time: 2003–

This Slayer was captured along with two other girls and used for training by Charles Gunn and his gang of vampires. While Non visits Gunn, she turns the three Slayers into zombies. Due to the magic of Gunn's headquarters, she and the two other Slayers that Gunn has been training against have been constantly resurrected for him to kill again. The three Slayers are later freed by Spike.

Unidentified

Gunn.slayer.3

Location: Los Angeles, California.
Slayer Time: 2003–

This Slayer was captured along with two other girls and used for training by Charles Gunn and his gang of vampires. While Non visits Gunn, she turns the three Slayers into zombies. Due to the magic of Gunn's headquarters, she and the two other Slayers that Gunn has been training against have been constantly resurrected for him to kill again. The three Slayers are later freed by Spike.

Kira

2

Location: Transylvania, Romania.
Slayer Time: 2003–

In 2006, Buffy, Kira, and another scythe-activated Slayer break into the stronghold of the legendary vampire, Vlad Dracula, in an effort to rescue Buffy's comrade, Xander, who had been placed in a trance to serve as Dracula's manservant. After a brief battle, Dracula finally agrees to release Xander from the trance and return him to Buffy.[21]

Unidentified

1

Location: Transylvania, Romania.
Slayer Time: 2003–

In 2006, this unidentified Slayer joined Buffy Summers and Kira in rescuing Xander Harris from the legendary vampire, Dracula.[21]

Leah

Leah5

Location: Scotland, Tibet, and Santa Rosita
Slayer time: 2003–

Leah was a member of Slayer Organization command center. With Satsu and Leah, she was one of Buffy's must trusted Slayers.[22] After the end of magic and disbanding of the Organization, Leah joined the Deepscan company, and assisted the Scooby Gang against zompires and new vampires in Santa Rosita.[23]

Satsu (薩)

Satsu22

Location: Scotland, Tibet, and Tokyo
Birth: 1982-1983.
Slayer Time: 2003–

Satsu was a Slayer who trained under Buffy Summers' leadership in the Slayer Organization command center. With Leah and Rowena, she was one of Buffy's must trusted Slayers.[22] Satsu formed a friendship and later a sexual relationship with her mentor, before eventually becoming the leader of the Slayer Organization Tokyo headquarters.[24] After the Organization’s disbanding, Satsu eventually became involved with someone, and started working for the United States Armed Forces.[25]

Rowena

Rowena

Location: Scotland and Tibet
Slayer time: 2003–

Rowena was a member of Slayer Organization command center. With Satsu and Leah, she was one of Buffy's must trusted Slayers,[22] staying as the squad leader in her absence.[26]

Renee

Renee

Location: Scotland
Slayer time: 2003–

Renee was a Slayer and a member of the Slayer Organization command center. She and Xander Harris became involved, until she was murdered by the vampire Toru.[24]

Donna

Location: Barcelona
Slayer time: 2003–

Donna was one of the newly activated Slayers and the head of a Slayer Organization squad consisting of seven Slayers based out of Barcelona, Spain.[22]

"Buffy Summers"

RomeBuffyImmortal

Location: Rome
Watcher: Andrew Wells
Slayer time: 2003–

"Buffy Summers" was cast as a decoy Buffy by Andrew Wells in Rome.[22] She posed as Buffy while Angel and Spike chased after the Immortal and the head of the Capo di Famiglia of the Goran demon clan in Rome, Italy. Andrew thought it was funny to pretend that Buffy was dating The Immortal, who had a past history of playing games with Angel and Spike.[27] Buffy was not aware why Andrew thought this idea was funny.[22] The decoy Slayer with the long, blonde hair was seen dancing with the Immortal in a loud, crowded nightclub. This decoy Buffy was trailed by a man sent by Angel to keep an eye on 'Buffy' to make sure she was all right and to watch for any significant threats against her. However, this spy did a poor job as he was discovered and this Slayer beat him pretty bad — sending him to a hospital unconscious.[27]

Gia

Gia

Location: Scotland
Watcher: Alexander Harris

Gia was a Slayer member of the Slayer Organization in Scotland. She was selected to guard the Slayer Organization command center alongside Renee, and witnessed the attack of a zombie army summoned by Amy Madison against the castle.[28]

"Buffy Summers"

The Chain

Location: Chicago
Watcher: Rona
Death: 2006
Slayer time: 2003–2006

"Buffy Summers" was called while at school with her friends. She saves a jock from being hit by a semi-truck. She sees Andrew and Vi's Slayer recruitment commercial and finds a place she belongs. While training at Rona and Giles' headquarters in Chicago, Illinois along with Simone Doffler, she is bitten by a vampire during a group patrol. It is mentioned to her that Buffy also has a scarred bite mark on her neck. She is chosen by Rona to become a fake Buffy decoy, for which she must dye her hair blonde. She is talked to by a fairy and killed by Yamanh, who believes he has killed the real Buffy. She has never met Buffy.[29]

Genevieve Savidge

Genevieve Savidge

Location: England.
Watcher: Roden.
Death: 2006.
Slayer Time: 2003–2006.

Genevieve "Gigi" Savidge was introduced as a villainous Slayer whom Faith has been assigned by Giles to eliminate. She is the daughter of the Duke of England and extremely spoiled. She is being "tutored" by someone by the name of Roden, whose teaching involves the killing of Slayers. She is rich, protected, spoiled, powerful, and is plotting to kill Buffy in order to gain control of the Slayers. In issue #8, Roden and her plan sets in motion. Buffy get's teleported to Savidge's house where they fight. As Faith jumps in to save Genevieve from Buffy, Genevieve realizes Faith has lied to her about her identity. As Buffy escapes, Genevieve turns on Faith, and in the ensuing fight, Genevieve is accidentally killed.

Unidentified

Undercoverslayer

Location: England.
Death: 2006.
Slayer Time: 2003–2006.

This cockney slayer was abducted by the warlock Roden, and let loose on the estate grounds of Lady Genevieve Savidge, who set out on horseback to hunt the girl down in the fashion of a foxhunt. Unbeknownst to this girl was that her hunter was also a Slayer, so in an attempt to escape, she sent a hard kick to Gigi's chest, leaving a muddy boot print. In anger for ruining her favorite shirt, Gigi hit her with a hard back hand, sending her flying and snapping her neck in the process. The only remorse Savidge showed for taking the life of another Slayer was being upset that she hadn't put up more of a fight.

Aiko (愛子)

Aiko

Location: Tokyo, Japan.
Death: 2006.
Slayer Time: 2003–2006.

Aiko leads the Tokyo-based Slayer regiment. She is contacted by Buffy's Scotland-based Scooby Gang after a cabal of Japanese vampires stole Buffy's scythe. It is Aiko who discovers the Japanese vampire clan's leader's name: Toru. She trails the vampires, but they are aware of this and ambush her and test their spell, successfully removing her Slayer powers. Her lifeless body is left hanging from a building in Tokyo as a message to Buffy.

Simone Doffler

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Location: Chicago, Rome, Milan.
Watcher: Andrew Wells.
Slayer Time: 2003 - 2008.

Simone Doffler, whose hair is a pink Mohawk, is first seen in Slayer training during a flashback in issue #5. Simone Doffler is a Slayer who worked for the Watchers Council; she was a member of Rona's training squad based in Chicago. Simone wasn't particularly respected among her peers, one of whom pointed out that she would not be willing to risk her life for others. Eventually, Rona transferred Simone to Andrew Wells' squad in Rome, believing that a less urban setting might soften her "rough edges". Buffy later described this as Rona "passing the buck".

Simone continually expressed a desire to use guns instead of traditional Slayer weapons. Andrew dismissed her for even suggesting this, insisting that Slayer do not use guns. Simone met three other Slayer and finally went rogue, using guns and her Slayer powers to break the law instead of battling evil.

Later, Simone conducted numerous experiments into Slayer-vampire hybrids in an attempt to make herself more powerful than Buffy. This eventually led her to the Deeper Well, where she allowed herself to be bitten and sired in 2008 by Maloker the Old One who sired the first vampire.

Soledad

Soledad

Location: Los Angeles
Birth: 1991
Death: 2007
Slayer Time: Fall 2007

Soledad was a Slayer called on her 16th birthday while backing out from being in a Latina girl gang called Las Cuchillas. Soledad sees Andrew and Vi's television commercial. Andrew approaches Soledad and explains Slayers and vampires. Soledad is turned off by Buffy's inclusivity pitch that she associates with having been part of Las Cuchillas. Soledad comes across Harmony Kendall and her television crew while in a tattoo parlor getting her Las Cuchillas tattoo obscured. Soledad attempts to take out Harmony as an extra on her reality television show Harmony Bites with a broken clacker, but is staked on camera by Harmony. Soledad outs Slayers on television and causes an image problem for Buffy and her race of Slayers with the vampire-loving public.[30]

Ayumi (あゆみ)

Ayumi

Location: Tokyo
Slayer time: 2003–

Ayumi was a Japanese Slayer based in Slayer Organization Tokyo headquarters.[31]

Malita

Malita

Location: Tokyo, Japan.
Slayer Time: 2003–

Malita was a Hispanic Slayer based in Slayer Organization Tokyo headquarters.[31]

Nisha (निशा)

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Location: Milan, Italy.
Slayer Time: 2003–

Nisha was an Indian Slayer and the right-hand lieutenant of a band of rogue Slayers headed by Simone Doffler.[32]

Courtney

Courtney

Location: Hänselstadt, Germany.
Slayer time: 2003–

Courtney was a Slayer who left her squad and made her way to Germany in order to find the "Slayer Sanctuary". She botches a slay and is saved by Faith Lehane and Rupert Giles. She leads them to a train that will take them to Hänselstadt, a small village surrounded by mountains and the supposed location of the sanctuary. Faith reinspires her to want to be Chosen again. She hopes Faith can do the same for the other Slayers in the sanctuary. She becomes a target for a fear/regret demon holed up in a library, but helps Faith and Giles defeat it. Once the demon is dead, Faith leads Courtney, Giles, and the rest of the townspeople into battle against the awaiting vampires.[33]

Alexia

Alexia

Location: Nashua, New Hampshire.
Slayer Time: 2003 - 2008.

Alexia attends high school in a small New Hampshire town with Jacob, her best friend, during a time when vampires are in and it is social suicide to be a Slayer. Alexia eventually discovers that Jacob has allowed vampires to feed off of him, giving him a temporary high; and while she does not approve of it, remains silent for fear of persecution. During a snowstorm, Jacob is beaten by the three vampires who regularly fed from him, but is found by a female vampire named May and sired. Alexia presses Jacob about his strange behavior and tries to get him to see that vampires are soulless killers. When May appears, and once Alexia realizes why she was there and what she was, the two begin to fight. Alexia dusts May. Jacob, furious at her for killing May and for not conforming to the belief that vampires are good, drains Alexia to the point of death. Realizing he doesn't want to lose her, he gives her the choice to die or to be sired.[34]

Posey

Posey

Location: Rome, Italy.
Death: 2008.

Posey was a Slayer part of Slayer Organization's Italian squad. She was fluent in Latin and translated the graffiti left by early Christian martyrs in the Roman catacombs. She was killed by one of the goatmen that Amy Madison sent to ambush her squad.[35]

Saabira

Location: Scotland, Tibet.
Death: 2008

Saabira was a Slayer who grow up under the Taliban before being recruited by the Slayer Organization. She was killed by the Twilight Group in Tibet.[36]

Cori

Cori

Location: Atlanta, Georgia & Morgan City, Louisiana.
Death: 2008

Cori was a Slayer based in the United States. Prior to the battle with Twilight's army, Cori, along with a squad of other Slayers were training in Atlanta, Georgia. Sometime in the 48 hours that Buffy and her army of Slayers were battling the goddesses and Twilight's army, Cori and her squad were attacked by a mob. She is discovered days later by Willow in a marsh in Morgan City, Louisiana, barely alive. Surrounded by the corpses of her squad floating in the swamp, she informs Willow of what had happened, and as she loses consciousness, begs Willow not to tell Buffy that they failed in their mission.[37]

Anaheed

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Location: Chicago, Illinois & San Francisco, California.
Slayer time: 2003 -

Anaheed was originally a Slayer based in Rona's Chicago squad. She later became Buffy's roommate in San Francisco to protect her former leader from Simone, but did not let on to Buffy that she was a Slayer like her.

Nadira

Nadira

Location: Azores and London
Slayer time: 2003–

Nadira was a part of the Slayer Organization and a member of a Slayer squad based in the Azores. Many of the other Slayers in Nadira's squad, whom she loved like sisters, were slaughtered by Pearl and Nash, two powerful half-demon and members of the terrorist Twilight Group. After, she moves in London where under Faith Lehane's supervision, she becomes the leader of a squad including Daphne, Marianne and Vanessa. She was severely burned and belived to be killed by Nash.She returned later, mutated by exposure to the Plauge Ball.

Daphne

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Location: London
Slayer time: 2003–

Daphne was a Slayer of Black British descent. She was a member of Nadira’s London Slayer squad that kept operating following the end of magic. After Marianne’s death, she and her group of Slayers departed from Faith to live a normal life.[38]

Marianne

Marianne

Location: London
Slayer time: 2003–2008.

Marianne was a member of Nadira’s London Slayer squad that kept operating following the end of magic. She was killed in 2008 by Drusilla.[39]

Vanessa

Vanessa

Location: London, England.
Slayer Time: 2003 -

Vanessa was a member of Nadira’s London Slayer squad that kept operating following the end of magic.[39]

Tessa Freer

Location: Chicago and San Francisco
Slayer time: 2003–2008

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Tessa Freer was a member of Rona's Chicago squad who later went rogue as part of Simone's crew. Following the end of magic, Simone subjected Tessa to a vampire siring ritual to see if she could turn her into a zompire as part of an experiment aimed at becoming more powerful than Buffy. Simone released Tessa—who was now a mindless feral beast—San Francisco, where she proved to be a particularly powerful challenge to Buffy. She attacked and severely injured Buffy's friend Robert Dowling.

Holly

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Location:
Slayer Time: 2003 -

Holly was a member of Deepscan under Kennedy's leadership. She was seen alongside this last, Leah and Faith Lehane to help the Scooby Gang against zompires and new vampires in Santa Rosita.[23]

Mai

Mai

Location:
Slayer Time: 2003 -

Mai was a slayer from Asian descent, member of Deepscan. She was asigned alongside Faith Lehane to protect the rock star demon Billy Rage until he was surprising with a teenager girl, since to rescue Walt Zane, Samantha Finn and Riley went missing in the South American jungle.

Nell

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Location:
Slayer Time: 2003 - 2008.

Nell was a member of Deepscan. She was asigned alongside Faith Lehane to rescue Walt Zane, Samantha Finn and Riley went missing in the South American jungle. She was attacked by a evolved vampire and left the mission to get to a doctor.

Tonia Marsh

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Location:
Slayer Time: 2003 - 2008.

Tonia Marsh was a member of Deepscan. She was the original leader for a mission to rescue Walt Zane, Samantha Finn and Riley went missing in the South American jungle. She was deadly bitten by a evolved vampire. Her leadership is actually assured by Faith Lehane.

Martina

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Location:
Slayer Time: 2003 -.

Martina was a member of Deepscan. She was recruted for a mission to rescue Walt Zane, Samantha Finn and Riley went missing in the South American jungle, originally under Tonia Marsh leadership's since Faith.

Jordan

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Location: San Francisco
Slayer Time: 2003 -.

Jordan was a member of Deepscan. When a supernatural tsunami provoked a massive panic and incited humans to hate demons, Jordan tried vainly with her squad to recrute Buffy Summers, disgusted by their intolerant laws against creatures.[40]

Others

Other, minor Slayers have made appearances, including:

  • Various unnamed activated Potentials who had been under the Scooby Gang protection against the First Evil, some dying in the final battle.[18]
  • Those who accompanied Andrew Wells to retrieve Dana from Team Angel.[19]
  • Thousands of activated slayers since the Slayer Activation spell, hundreds of those affiliated to the Slayer Organization.[22]

23rd century

Melaka Fray

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Location: Haddyn
Watcher: Unnamed man (assigned), Urkonn of the D'Avvrus (active)
Slayer time: 23rd century

Melaka Fray was a Slayer activated in the 23rd century. She grew up in the slums of Haddyn and exploited her abilities to make a living as a thief. By the age of nineteen, Melaka was a professional thief, often hired by a radie named Gunther to steal expensive artifacts. Upon learning of her destiny as the Slayer, Melaka was forced to battle lurks to save her community and the world, putting her into conflict with her twin brother, the lurk Harth Fray. Notably, as her twin, Harth had been the one who received the Slayer dreams instead of Melaka,[41] and only his death allowed her to experience the mystical connection with the Slayer line.[42]

Unspecified times

Unidentified

Location: Hungary.

This Slayer is a Magyar peasant in Hungary who is killed by Lothos.[43]

Unidentified

Location: Romania.

This unidentified Slayer was channeled through Dana and understood by Angel.[19]

Alternate reality and stand-ins

Buffy Summers

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Location: Los Angeles, California, Cleveland, Ohio & Sunnydale, California.
Watcher: Merrick (killed) & unidentified Watcher.
Birth: January 20th, 1981.
Slayer time: May 1996 – December 1998.

This Buffy Summers was from an alternate reality created by Cordelia Chase and Anyanka, and had a dark and pessimistic outlook on life, and an estranged relationship with her Watcher in Cleveland, Ohio. Buffy was called to the Hellmouth in Sunnydale by Giles when Cordelia claimed that Buffy was supposed to be there. Her neck was snapped by the Master in the same night.[44]

Buffybot (I)

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Location: Sunnydale, California.
Watcher: Rupert Giles.
Birth: Created on April 24th, 2001.
Death: Destroyed on October 2nd, 2001.
Slayer time: Stood in for Buffy Summers after May 22nd, 2001, until October 2nd, 2001.

The first Buffybot was initially built by Warren Mears at the commission of Spike.[10] It stood in for Buffy Summers during the Slayer's death,[45] until the robot was torn apart by a demon gang of bikers.[46]

Buffybot (II)

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Location: San Francisco, California.

The second Buffybot was a robotic duplicate of Buffy Summers created by Andrew Wells as a decoy to protect her from an assassination attempt. Andrew transferred Buffy's mind into the robot when she passed out during a party. The Buffybot lived with the real Buffy's human body in a safe house, living as a normal woman in a clichéd suburb. It only knew how to cook, clean, and tend to her garden, and it was only when it accidentally broke a wooden spoon that it felt familiarity to a stake. Andrew eventually transferred Buffy's mind back into her human body, and the robot deactivated.[47]

References

  1. "Get It Done"
  2. Prologue
  3. "Restless"
  4. "End of Days"
  5. 5.0 5.1 The Origin, Part One
  6. Return to Sunnydale, Part Two
  7. Righteous
  8. Twilight, Part Four
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.6 History of the Slayer
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Intervention"
  11. "Fool for Love"
  12. Tales
  13. "The Puppet Show"
  14. Broken Bottle of Djinn
  15. Sonnenblume
  16. "What's My Line, Part Two"
  17. "Becoming, Part One"
  18. 18.0 18.1 18.2 18.3 18.4 "Chosen"
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 "Damage"
  20. Father
  21. 21.0 21.1 Antique
  22. 22.0 22.1 22.2 22.3 22.4 22.5 22.6 The Long Way Home, Part One
  23. 23.0 23.1 New Rules, Part One
  24. 24.0 24.1 Wolves at the Gate, Part Four
  25. In Pieces on the Ground, Part One
  26. Time of Your Life, Part Two
  27. 27.0 27.1 "The Girl in Question"
  28. The Long Way Home, Part Two
  29. The Chain
  30. Harmonic Divergence
  31. 31.0 31.1 Swell
  32. Predators and Prey
  33. Safe
  34. The Thrill
  35. Retreat, Part One
  36. In Pieces on the Ground, Part Two
  37. Twilight, Part One
  38. Death and Consequences, Part Four
  39. 39.0 39.1 Death and Consequences, Part One
  40. In Time of Crisis
  41. The Worst of It
  42. Finale
  43. "The Origin"
  44. "The Wish"
  45. "Bargaining, Part One"
  46. "Bargaining, Part Two"
  47. Apart (of Me), Part Three