Villains Wiki

Hi. This is Thesecret1070. I am an admin of this site. Edit as much as you wish, but one little thing... If you are going to edit a lot, then make yourself a user and login. Other than that, enjoy Villains Wiki!!!

READ MORE

Villains Wiki
Advertisement
Villains Wiki

Sweet-0.png

Sweet is the main antagonist of the now famous Buffy the Vampire Slayer episode "Once More With Feeling" and was responsible for the reality-warp that saw the cast of Buffy suddenly break into a musical song and dance routine. He is notable for being one of the few one-shot Buffy villains to survive an encounter with the Slayer, and is also one of the most powerful demons Buffy has ever encountered.

He was portrayed by Hinton Battle.

Story

Sweet was summoned by Xander Harris via a talisman, who believed that summoning Sweet would bring "dances and songs". However, the talisman was taken by Dawn Summers, whose depression because of losing her mother and her sister's lack of attention had led her into kleptomania, prompting Sweet to believe she had been the one to invoke him.

Sweet, who had established his lair at The Bronze, sent his henchmen to kidnap her and take her to him, intending to make her his queen and take her to his hell dimension. After his attempting to seduce her through his singing talent and displaying his abilities, as well as the effects of his presence, she told him her sister was the Slayer, hoping that he would let her go. However, Sweet sent his henchmen to lure the Slayer to him, hoping to see her burn before him.

Sweet then tricked Buffy into singing and then dancing, though she was saved from combustion by Spike. Afterwards, he insisted on taking Dawn with him since she was bearing his talisman. However, after Xander revealed he had been the one to perform the invocation and not Dawn, he dismissed the rules and, getting one final laugh and song, left after sarcastically telling the Scoobies that they "beat the bad guy".

Powers and Abilities

Sweet had an ability to cause every being in a given area to burst into singing and dancing, as well as making them feel like they were in a musical. He was also hypnotical in nature, as demonstrated when he lured Dawn into dancing with him. He also had certain reality-bending abilities, allowing him to alter the color of his suit from red to blue, rip out his still singing mouth without harm, creating a door to the streets in the middle of The Bronze, and changing Dawn's outfit from a blue top and black pants to a tan top and blue skirt. He also had teleportation powers and could sense Willow Rosenberg's raw magical power.

Gallery

Trivia

  • Sweet is not his official name, but was taken from the ending credits from "Sweet Makeup", making him have the unofficial name. He claims that he has a hundred names in the actual episode.

Navigation

          Buffy the vampire slayer.svgAngel - TV Series Logo.png Villains

Protagonists
Spike | Anyanka | Faith Lehane | Harmony Kendall | Connor | Andrew Wells | Illyria

Buffy The Vampire Slayer Big Bads
Lothos | The Master | Angelus | Drusilla | Richard Wilkins | Adam | Glorificus | Warren Mears | Dark Willow Rosenberg | The First Evil | Caleb | Twilight | Simone Doffler | Severin | D'Hoffryn

Angel Big Bads
Holland Manners | Darla | Daniel Holtz | The Beast | Angelus | Jasmine | Marcus Hamilton | Charles Gunn (Vampire) | Myresto Mor | Whistler | Archaeus

Wolfram and Hart
Senior Partners | Lilah Morgan | Lindsey McDonald

Circle of the Black Thorn

Supporting Villains
Amilyn | Amy Madison | Mr. Trick | Maggie Walsh | Ben Wilkinson | Justine Cooper

One-Shot Buffy villains
Kiddy League Coach | Der Kindestod | Willow Rosenberg (Wishverse) | Xander Harris (Wishverse) | Pete Clarner | Lunch Lady | The Gentlemen | Sweet | Wig Lady | Gnarl

One-Shot Angel villains
Marcus | Darin MacNamara | Matthias Pavayne | Billy Blim

Advertisement