Actor **Nicholas Brendon** joins the creative team as his character Xander acquires help from his old friendum, _master_Dracula. The new vampires are still a mystery, and unquestionably similar to Drac . . . Meanwhile, Buffy and Willow track down one of those new vampires as a study specimen! * The team from _Angel & Faith_ takes over _Buffy_! * Executive produced by Joss Whedon!