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A New Home…New Allies…New Big Bad…
Willow, Giles, Faith, Kennedy, Robin and Andrew set up shop in Cleveland, along with fellow watcher Rowena Allister. Later they are joined by Xander and take on the Big Bad known as the Presidium and a creature named the Engineer.
SEASON 1 OVERVIEW – SPOILERS AHEAD
Watchers Season One contained 24 episodes that ran from September 2003 – May 2004. As the core group begin to set up the “New Council,” they find themselves faced with thwarting the efforts of surviving “Old Guard” members ,determined to take control. They meet a watcher named Rowena Allister who becomes one of their greatest allies and joins their team. During their struggles to build the new Council, they find themselves facing off against a seemingly unstoppable foe, The Presidium.
New Couples…Old Friends…And the Return of a Big Bad…
It turns out the Presidium has eleven other members, and they are not happy about the defeat of the Engineer. Meanwhile Giles takes the plunge into married life, while Willow and Kennedy move on to new loves.
SEASON 2 OVERVIEW – SPOILERS AHEAD
Watchers Season Two contained 24 episodes that ran from September 2004 – June 2005. Learning that they didn’t defeat The Presidium, the Watchers spend their season trying to eliminate them once and for all. During this year Giles marries a bookseller, Becca, and she gives birth to Giles’s daughter, Elizabeth. Meanwhile, the relationships of Willow and Rowena, Robin and Faith and Kennedy and Mia grow deeper.
Motherhood…Growing Pains…And the Touch of Angels…
Faith comes face-to-face with the son she gave up for adoption, while the Council has to deal with the threat of exposure to the world. New alliances are made, new lovers are put at odds and friendships are tested in a season that ends with, you guessed it, an apocalypse of heavenly proportions.
SEASON 3 OVERVIEW – SPOILERS AHEAD
Watchers Season Three contained 24 episodes that ran from September 2005 – June 2006. Giles decides to retire from the Council to raise his family and names Rowena to his position of Head Watcher. The move puts her in constant conflict with her lover (and Council High Priestess) Willow. Deciding that her relationship means more than her career, Rowena calls in someone she feels is the best candidate to oversee the Council in her place. In the meantime, the Council must face off against the forces of darkness, with help from heavenly creatures. In the end, the world learns of their existence.
A new marriage…An unexpected death…And a morally upright Big Bad…
A man tortured by his past has a plan to prevent the world from further harm that ends up having a devastating side effect. It’s up to the Watchers Council to set things right to save the innocents of the world, not to mention their own friends and lovers.
SEASON 4 OVERVIEW – SPOILERS AHEAD
Watchers Season Four contained 24 episodes that ran from September 2006 – June 2007. The Council, now in the spotlight of the world, must balance between public relations and public protection. Jason Felix heads an organization called Bureau Nine, which seems to do the same thing as the Council…but for a fee. When Felix tries to improve mankind by controlling magic things, get beyond his control. Together with the Council, they look for a way to save the world from losing magic forever.
A couple of births…A few funerals…And an action packed end to the Watchersverse…
The Council merges with another supernatural firm to give them the ultimate advantage against evil. The members of the Council move from young adults to full-fledged adulthood in various ways. For Willow, it’s when Rowena gives birth to the future generation of Watchers Council, in more ways than one. In the meantime, the team battles an untouchable foe who has no will of their own.
SEASON 5 OVERVIEW – SPOILERS AHEAD
Watchers Season Five contained 27 episodes, including a three-part finale, that ran from September 2007 – October 2008. Amid flashbacks to the past and flash-forwards to the future, the Council tries to readjust to many new staff members with their own way of doing things, all while coming under attack by political leaders. At the same time, a new demonic terrorist group arises. But all of this proves the handiwork of an ancient talisman of vicious evil, the Loathestone.
Beyond Season Five
Marriages, Monsters & Mayhem
We ‘got the band back together’ in 2022! And starting in 2023, we’ll have a new stories for you to enjoy. Executive Producers CN Winters and Susan Carr are working with writer/producer Dan Joslyn, DragonWriter17 and art director Robert Kidman, but it’s going to take some time for new content. We’re sure once you see everything we put into these episodes, thanks to many talented people over the years, you might understand – it’s a lot of time consuming work, so it won’t be immediately.
Our plan is to release the first episode of the mini-series in Winter 2023, with subsequent eps airing throughout the year.
Special Assignment Pt. 1 – TV Movie – SPOILERS AHEAD
Set in 2014, the “Great Blue Slayer” will stand against demonkind, but not without sacrifices. As Kennedy grapples with turning 30 and losing her powers, Willow tries to make some Godly connections for the Council. The rest of the team looks into stopping the “Uncreation” prophesy.
Special Assignment Pt. 2 – TV Movie – SPOILERS AHEAD
Willow astral-projects to try to rescue the lost crew ,while the crew themselves try to thwart a genocide. They need reinforcements but will the support arrive in time, or will they have to find the strength and courage to save the world alone?
Watchers: Revamped 2022 – 6 Episode Mini-Series – SPOILERS AHEAD
Set nearly 15 years after Watchers ends, we catch up with the gang and their growing families as they battle an evil of epic proportions.
13th Hour – TV Movie – SPOILERS AHEAD
Liz Giles, daughter of Giles and Becca, is turning 21, but much like her Aunt Buffy, her birthday is not turning out as planned.