“It is starting to get crowded around here.” Willow comments on the growing numbers of potential slayers now living in the Summers’ home. In Showtime (episode 11), Buffy takes charge and leads the potentials to witness a harrowing fight between her and the vampire Turok-Han, instilling a sense of confidence and hope in the new potential slayers. Meanwhile, Giles and Anya investigate possible solutions to fight The First and discover that Buffy’s death is linked to the appearance of The First. “I don’t know what’s coming next. But in the end it’s going to be us. If we all do our part, we’ll be the ones left standing. Here endeth the lesson.” Buffy tells her pupils, preparing them for war. Lessons, communication, and consequences are all explored in this action-packed episode.