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Below are links to web sites that users of this site might find interesting.

The Phi Phenomenon—The sister site to the Buffy Phenomenon. The Phi Phenomenon examines lists of the greatest films of all time to find create a definitive list and identifies three different tastes in film.

The Angel Phenomenon—Another sister site in the ever growing family of Phenomenon sites. The Angel Phenomenon performs many of the same analyses that this site does except on episodes of Angel.

Hellmouth High - Line League—Another site for people who like Buffy the Vampire Slayer, lists, and statistics. This site examines the number of lines that each character has in each episode of Buffy. All data on the character page concerning the number of lines that characters have come from the Line League. This link comes from the Internet Archive.

Joss Whedon's Top Episodes—A USA Today article presents Buffy creator Joss Whedon's top episode list. The webmaster is proud that each of his eight favorite episodes is in Whedon's top nine.

User Polls

At these sites, users (or members) can rate episodes or vote for their favorites. Many of these sites allow users to rate episodes of Angel and other programs. Usually, users have to register with the site to vote.

Global Episode Opinion Survey (GEOS)—Registered users can rate episodes of Buffy, Angel, Firefly, and 49 other television shows a 0.0-10.0 scale at 0.1 point increments.

TV.com—Users can rate episodes of Buffy and many other television shows a 1.0-10 scale with 0.5 point increments.

Internet Movie Database—Users can rate episodes on a scale from 1 to 10.

This page was last modified on February 5, 2013