Whoosh! Issue 40 - January 2000


The Words, The Lines, The Action




Questions, Questions, and More Questions

"Mother?"
Xena
SINS OF THE PAST
REMEMBER NOTHING
INTIMATE STRANGER

Mom, I put gas in the car this time.

Xena visits her mother's tomb in REMEMBER NOTHING.


"What are you saying?"
"What does that mean?"
"What are you talking about?"
In almost every episode

"You call yourselves soldiers?"
THE GREATER GOOD
GIANT KILLER
A SOLSTICE CAROL

"Where were you?"
Gabrielle to Xena
CHARIOTS OF WAR
Jana to Xena
THE PATH NOT TAKEN

"Who's there?"
Agranon in the woods
THE PATH NOT TAKEN
Young girl in the woods re: Marcus' voice
MORTAL BELOVED
Judge Arbus re: Meleager's voice
THE EXECUTION

"Are you crazy?"
Gabrielle to Xena re: jumping from Argo into the chariot
CHARIOTS OF WAR
Villagers to Gabrielle as she prepare to die with Xena
THE RECKONING
Soldier to Perdicus re: opening the city's gates
BEWARE GREEKS
Gabrielle to Senticles re: hiding his toys
A SOLSTICE CAROL
Palaemon to Xena re: cutting herself loose to fall into the
water below
BLIND FAITH
Gabrielle to the virgins
A COMEDY OF EROS

"Are you insane?"
Nemos to King Gregor
CRADLE OF HOPE
Marmax to Xena
IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?

"Are you out of your mind?"
Menticles to Xena re: cutting the Hordite loose
THE PRICE
Cecrops to Xena
LOST MARINER

"How did you know?"
Xena as Princess Diana to Philemon
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS
Xena as Miss Amphipolis to Miss Artiphys
HERE SHE COMES ...

"What's your point?"
Xena to Koulos
THE BLACK WOLF
Xena to Marcus
MORTAL BELOVED

"Why are you following me?"
Xena to Hector
SINS OF THE PAST
Xena to Ephiny
HOOVES AND HARLOTS
Theodorus to Joxer
INTIMATE STRANGER

"Do I know you?"
Xena to Toxeus
DEATH IN CHAINS
Xena to Miltiades
BEWARE GREEKS
Xena to Atrius
TIES THAT BIND

"What do you want?"
Xena to Draco
SINS OF THE PAST
Xena to thugs
DREAMWORKER
Xena to Ares
THE RECKONING
Xena to Hades
DEATH IN CHAINS
Xena to Poseidon
LOST MARINER

Question: "What do you want?" Answer: "I want you."
Xena to Draco ~ Draco to Xena
SINS OF THE PAST
Xena to Marcus' ghost ~ Marcus' ghost to Xena
MORTAL BELOVED
Xena to Ares ~ Ares to Xena
INTIMATE STRANGER

"Where will you go?"
Xena to Gabrielle
THE PRODIGAL
Gabrielle to Cecrops
LOST MARINER

"Where are they?"
Benitar to Gabrielle re the footprints
THE RECKONING
Toxeus to his men re: Gabrielle and Talus.
DEATH IN CHAINS
Draco's men re: the virgins
A COMEDY OF EROS

Gee, your hair smells terrrific!

Toxeus makes his first appearance in DEATH IN CHAINS.


"Where am I?"
Meleager to Gabrielle
THE PRODIGAL
Joxer
FOR HIM THE BELL TOLLS

"What are we going to do?"
Gabrielle to Xena
DEATH MASK
Gabrielle to Xena
GIANT KILLER
Gabrielle to Xena as Callisto
INTIMATE STRANGER
Jacques S'Er to Janice and Mel
THE XENA SCROLLS
Gabrielle to Xena
A NECESSARY EVIL
Gabrielle to Xena
A DAY IN THE LIFE

"Do you really want to find out?"
Xena to thug re: her being Xena
DREAMWORKER
Xena to Gabrielle re: an Amazon queen beating a Warrior princess
A NECESSARY EVIL

"Where is she?"
Warrior to Elkton re: Xena
DREAMWORKER
Hyperion to Hesiod re: Xena
THE TITANS
Toxeus to Gabrielle re: Xena
DEATH IN CHAINS
Xena to Talus re: Gabrielle
DEATH IN CHAINS

"You never give up, do you?"
Hercules to Xena
PROMETHEUS
Ares to Xena
THE XENA SCROLLS

"Shall we?"
Perdicus to Helen as they leave Troy
BEWARE GREEKS
Philemon to Xena as Diana re: walking around the castle
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS
Perdicus to Gabrielle as they leave the temple after their wedding
RETURN OF CALLISTO

"What was that?"
Gabrielle re: Prometheus' scream
PROMETHEUS
Gabrielle to Xena re: moaning sound
IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?
Ares re: noise that greeted him upon arrival at the island
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
Hower to Xena re: Gareth's approaching
A DAY IN THE LIFE



Such Contempt

"Xena-a-a-a-a-a"
By Cycnus
CHARIOTS OF WAR
Hesiod to Xena
THE TITANS
King Menelaus
BEWARE GREEKS
Kirilus to Ares
Tarkis to Kirilus
TIES THAT BIND
By Talmadeus
THE GREATER GOOD
By Toris
Cortese to Malik
DEATH MASK
By David
GIANT KILLER
Bacchus to the Bacchae
GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN
King Sisyphus to Callisto as Xena
Callisto as Xena to Ares
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
By Callisto
A NECESSARY EVIL
By Zagrius
A DAY IN THE LIFE
By Arbus
THE EXECUTION
By Apex
BLIND FAITH

"Gabriel-l-l-l-e"
By Velasca
A NECESSARY EVIL

"Ares-s-s-s"
By Xena
THE RECKONING
By Xena
TIES THAT BIND
By Xena
INTIMATE STRANGER
By Xena as Callisto
By King Sisyphus
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
By Mel
THE XENA SCROLLS

"Hade-e-e-s"
By Xena
DEATH IN CHAINS

"Callisto-o-o-o"
By Xena
CALLISTO
INTIMATE STRANGER

"Corte-e-ese"
By Xena
Aescalus
DEATH MASK

In my other life, I am Larry the Lounge Lizard.In my other life, I am Lizard the Lounge Larry

Brain Teaser #357: Who is the bigger embarrassment? Cortese or Toris?


"Poisei -i-i-don"
Xena
LOST MARINER



Surprise!

"Boo!"
Xena to Argolis, Lykus, and Sarita
CHARIOTS OF WAR
Autolycus to Magmar
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES
Xena to See'er's helper
ORPHAN OF WAR

"Oops!"
Thersites after he killed Klonig
A FISTFUL OF DINARS
(silently with a hand motion) Xena as Princess Diana after she broke the strings on the harp
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS
Callisto as Xena after she killed Theodorus
INTIMATE STRANGER
Mel after she pulled the ring in the cave
THE XENA SCROLLS
Miss Amphipolis to Lord Clarion after she pushes him
HERE SHE COMES ...

"Here I am!"
Joxer re: going on the voyage with the warlords
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
Mel re: helping Janice 'translate the ancient writings'
THE XENA SCROLLS

"Well, I'll be."
Princess Diana to Xena re: how much they look alike
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS
Gabrielle re: how Tobias the donkey responds to a whistle
A SOLSTICE CAROL

"Amazing."
Princess Diana to Xena
Gabrielle to Princess Diana
Philemon to Xena
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS
Malthus to Autolycus re: Xena's dancing
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES
Hippocrates re: Xena's healing methods
IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?
Gabrielle re: all of the toys in Senticles' shop
A SOLSTICE CAROL
Lucy re: being the object of so much attention
Rosie having a Xenite certificate, newsletter, & "all the Xena trading cards"
THE ROSIE O'DONNELL SHOW (8-16-96)
Kaleipus to Xena re: how she has changed
ORPHAN OF WAR
King Lias to Meg re: how much she, Xena, and Princess Diana look so much alike
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP

Mercer to Xena re: her 'take charge' attitude Menticles to Xena re: the Hordite's reaction to her as leader
THE PRICE
Gabrielle to Xena re: the faith it takes to be a Hestian virgin
A COMEDY OF EROS



By the Numbers

1 character appears in episode 1 of season 1 and in the last episode of season 2: Draco

In 1 episode, 2 characters are thrown into a trough
Gabrielle and Talmadeus
THE GREATER GOOD

In 1 episode, Gabrielle hides behind Xena for protection 2 times
From wild dogs & driads
GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN

In 1 episode, 3 men are hit in the chest with a dagger and die
Marleus by Thersites
Petracles by Thersites
Thersites by Xena
A FISTFUL OF DINARS

In 1 episode, the number 4 is mentioned 2 times
4 clues by Xena
4 heads by Marleus
A FISTFUL OF DINARS

In 1 episode, a whip is used 3 different times to pull something
1 - a man's ankle by Janice
2 - a gun by Mel
3 - Ares' wrist by Janice
THE XENA SCROLLS

In 1 episode, 2 characters carefully retrieve a tool that helps her escape from the "throne"
A knife - Callisto from the guard who is taunting her
Her chakram - Xena from Callisto who was distracted by
Joxer's arrival
RETURN OF CALLISTO

In 1 episode, Agis says "Hold it right there" and someone else says "It's ...." 2 times
re: Princess Diana and Meg
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP

In 1 episode, "nice" is said 3 times
1 - "Nice tree." Xena
2 - "Nice try." Xena
3 - "Nice work." Xena
A SOLSTICE CAROL

In 1 episode, Gabrielle (as Janice) uses a whip 4 times
1 - to grab a man's ankle, trip him, and grab his machine gun
2 - to pull Smythe's gun from his hand
3 - to swing and knock men into Smythe causing all of them to fall
4 - to grab and pull Ares' wrist
THE XENA SCROLLS

In 1 episode, Xena says, "Where's Gabrielle" 3 times
1 - to Palaemon
2 - to Vidalis
3 - to Apex
BLIND FAITH



I have many skills including a chiropractor's license.

When Xena wants to know where Gabrielle is, she rarely waits long for an answer.


In 1 episode, the camera pans from top to bottom (Xena & Draco arm wrestling) and from bottom to top (Gabrielle & Joxer singing Joxer's song) and in both instances the background sounds have a sexual over tone
A COMEDY OF EROS

In 2 episodes, Callisto hits Xena with a poison dart
CALLISTO
INTIMATE STRANGER

In 2 episodes, Xena and Marcus are surrounded and threatened by armed men
Mezentius' men
THE PATH NOT TAKEN
Atyminius' men
MORTAL BELOVED

In 2 episodes, things are 'turned upside down'
The good are in Tartarus and the wicked in the Elysian Fields
MORTAL BELOVED
Peaceful people lost the self-discipline to control anger
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS

In 2 episodes, when Xena signals, Argo kicks someone with her hind legs
THE PATH NOT TAKEN
THE GREATER GOOD

In 2 episodes, 3 characters are holding on for life while dangling over a raging fire
Marcus
MORTAL BELOVED
Xena & Gabrielle
A NECESSARY EVIL

In 2 episodes, the word 'plan' is mentioned and so is the word 'competition'
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP
A DAY IN THE LIFE

In 2 episodes, Draco's men have arrows pointed at Xena
SINS OF THE PAST
A COMEDY OF EROS

In 2 episodes, a person cannot be without or part with a particular object
Pandora - her box (hope of mankind will escape)
CRADLE OF HOPE
Celesta - her candle (mankind will suffer forever)
DEATH IN CHAINS

In 2 episodes, there's a voyage to an island & the boat leaves them 'stranded' there
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS

In 2 episodes, a character strikes or is struck and left in ashes
One of Hera's warriors with the sword of Ephestus
PROMETHEUS
Arkel by a ball of fire from the chest
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES

In 2 episodes, someone defers questions to be answered to someone else
Hercules to Iolaus for Gabrielle
PROMETHEUS
Xena to Salmoneus for Gabrielle
THE BLACK WOLF

In 2 episodes, the difference between 2 very similar professions is argued
A trader and a spy
THE BLACK WOLF
A murderer and an assassin
A FISTFUL OF DINARS

In 2 episodes, Xena comes up with proof of innocence in the nick of time
For Phantes
HOOVES AND HARLOTS
For Meleager
THE EXECUTION

In 2 episodes, the term "little people" is used
By Koulos
THE BLACK WOLF
By Princess Diana
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS

In 2 episodes, a cycle that needs to be broken is discussed
Of hatred by Xena and Gabrielle
CALLISTO
Of eternal plunder by Xena and Cecrops
LOST MARINER

In 2 episodes, Xena has that psycho look as she kills someone
Callisto
INTIMATE STRANGER
Theodorus
One of Caesar's men
DESTINY

In 2 episodes, someone squeezes a sword and purposely lets blood drip
Bacchus to fill a goblet
GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN
Horde leader for effect
THE PRICE

In 2 episodes, someone's hand is covered with blood
Xena's
INTIMATE STRANGER
Ares'
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS

In 2 episodes, Xena has the same puzzled and sad look on her face when Gabrielle says that she's going home
THE PRODIGAL
RETURN OF CALLISTO



Um, nevermind.  I lost my train of thought.

"Gabrielle..."


In 2 episodes, a chest or box is hidden behind some curtains
Pandora's box
CRADLE OF HOPE
Israelite's chest
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES

In 2 episodes someone gets an unexpected peck on the cheek
Gabrielle from Orion
ATHENS CITY ACADEMY
Xena from Gabrielle
A DAY IN THE LIFE

In 2 episodes, identical containers are thrown with different contents as a distraction
Oil
INTIMATE STRANGER
Orange smoke
THE PRICE

In 2 episodes, a man respectfully bows and allows Gabrielle to pass through a doorway first
Salmoneus
HERE SHE COMES ...
Altrech
LOST MARINER

In 2 episodes, Callisto catches Xena's chakram
CALLISTO
A NECESSARY EVIL

In 2 episodes, Xena tenderly bandages a man's wounded shoulder
Ares'
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
Ulysses'
ULYSSES

In 2 episodes, a character other than Xena readjusts her (Xena's) outfit
Meg
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP
Callisto
INTIMATE STRANGER

In 2 episodes, someone is crouching, horrified, looking up and saying, "They're going to kill us all!"
The villager to Callisto
CALLISTO
The soldier to Mercer
THE PRICE

In 2 episodes, Argo is standing alone as a trap
SINS OF THE PAST
TIES THAT BIND

In 2 episodes, pigs are mentioned 3 times
By jailer
By Callisto
RETURN OF CALLISTO
By Julius Caesar
DESTINY

In 2 episodes, a rat is brutally killed
By Toxeus with his foot
DEATH IN CHAINS
By Callisto using her sword
RETURN OF CALLISTO

In 2 episodes, a sharp object penetrates someone who is lying face up
A sword into Damon
THE PRODIGAL
A stalactite into Crias
THE TITANS

In 2 episodes, someone facing up is impaled by a sharp object
Xerxes
THE BLACK WOLF
Klonig
A FISTFUL OF DINARS

In 2 episodes, 'the walking wounded' were separated from 'the seriously ill'
By order of Xena
IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?
By order of Gabrielle
THE PRICE

In 2 episodes, a dying person's hand slowly reaches for ambrosia
Thersites'
A FISTFUL OF DINARS
Velasca's
THE QUEST

In 2 episodes, the response is, "Not well"
"How's the king?"
Xena
Meg as Diana said...
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP
"How'd it go with Hower?"
Xena
Gabrielle said...
A DAY IN THE LIFE

In 2 episodes, Xena says that something is not negotiable
The baby
CRADLE OF HOPE
Gabrielle's life
A NECESSARY EVIL

In 2 episodes, a frying pan is used as a weapon
By Gabrielle
THE PRODIGAL
By Xena
A DAY IN THE LIFE



I got your alfredo sauce right here, babe.

Xena wields a mean frying pan.

In 2 episodes, 2 people are tricked into spearing each other
Warriors brought together by Gabrielle
DREAMWORKER
Warlords by a deceitful warlord
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS

In 2 episodes, a character dies because 3 things are hurled into him
Smythe - knives by Ares
THE XENA SCROLLS
Hordite leader - axes by his own men
THE PRICE

In 2 episodes, 3 other worldly beings were mentioned
3 dream god brothers by Elkton
DREAMWORKER
3 Fates
REMEMBER NOTHING

In 2 of 3 episodes involving chariots, Xena bails out and rolls in the sand
CHARIOTS OF WAR
CALLISTO

In 2 episodes, the same 4 things are involved
1 - there is a powerful king
2 - there a portrait of the king's dead wife
3 - Xena locks the door of the king's chamber from the inside and talks to him
4 - Xena escapes the chamber via window
King Gregor
CRADLE OF HOPE
King Silvus
A SOLSTICE CAROL

In 2 episodes, the same 4 elements are present
1 - seductive dancing as a distraction
2 - the same music
3 - the use of veils or scarves
4 - a 'touch' to one of the viewers
By Xena
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES
By Gabrielle
ULYSSES

In 3 episodes, there is a wooden horse
Sarita's
CHARIOTS OF WAR
The Trojan Horse
BEWARE GREEKS
Solon's
ORPHAN OF WAR

In 3 episodes, a deflected weapon has a positive outcome
Ephestus' sword frees Prometheus
PROMETHEUS
Xena's chakram releases Celesta
DEATH IN CHAINS
Xena's chakram doesn't land in the oracle's skull
CALLISTO

In 3 episodes, someone is embarrassed by a couple's interaction and leaves to area
Palaemon by Xena and Gabrielle
BLIND FAITH
Cecrops by Xena and Gabrielle
LOST MARINER
Xena by Ulysses and Penelope
ULYSSES

In 3 episodes, grapes are used very differently
By Xena to choke Autolycus
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES
By Gabrielle as a snack
BLIND FAITH
By Xena to seduce Draco
A COMEDY OF EROS

In 3 episodes, someone experiences sea-sickness in the worst way
Ares
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
Gabrielle
ULYSSES
Gabrielle
LOST MARINER

In 3 episodes, someone blocks an arrow meant for another
Marcus (dies) for Jana
THE PATH NOT TAKEN
M'Lila (dies) for Xena
DESTINY
Ulysses for Gabrielle
ULYSSES

In 3 episodes, an opponent twirls something in both hands at Xena
Soldier - swords
A SOLSTICE CAROL
One of Zagrius' men - swords
A DAY IN THE LIFE
Horde leader - axes
THE PRICE

In 3 episodes, torches light one after another automatically
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
THE XENA SCROLLS
THE QUEST

In 3 episodes, Xena and Callisto do somersaults and pass each other in mid-air
CALLISTO
RETURN OF CALLISTO
INTIMATE STRANGER



A new spin on championship barrel racing.

Deep down, Xena and Callisto are just two big show offs.


In 3 episodes, water is poured or squirted in order to startle someone
Poured by Lila on Meleager
THE PRODIGAL
Squirted by Xena onto Gabrielle
A DAY IN THE LIFE
Squirted by Gabrielle onto Joxer and Ileandra
FOR HIM THE BELL TOLLS

In 3 episodes, a character tied spread-eagle is cut down by some using daggers
Xena cuts down Atrius
TIES THAT BIND
M'Lila cuts down Xena
DESTINY
Xena cuts down Vidalis
BLIND FAITH

In 3 episodes, an indentation activates something that rotates
A hand for Pandora's box
CRADLE OF HOPE
A hand for the entrance to the cave
THE XENA SCROLLS
A dagger to free the ambrosia
THE QUEST

In 3 episodes, someone is used as a distraction with a purpose
Xena for Autolycus to get a key's wax impression
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES
Gabrielle while Xena fills the stockings with nuts
A SOLSTICE CAROL
Gabrielle the pirates so Xena and Ulysses can board the ship
ULYSSES

In 3 episodes, a goblet of blood/wine is knocked from someone's hand
Blood - Gabrielle's by Xena's chakram
GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN
Wine - Meg's by Agis
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP
Wine - Autolycus' by Xena's spirit
THE QUEST

In 3 episodes, a bow is used as a weapon
DEATH MASK
ULYSSES
THE PRICE

In 3 episodes, Gabrielle and Joxer are tied to a stake
CALLISTO
THE XENA SCROLLS
A COMEDY OF EROS

In 3 episodes, Xena is featured for only a few minutes in the beginning and a few minutes at the end
ATHENS CITY ACADEMY
THE PRODIGAL
FOR HIM THE BELL TOLLS

In 3 episodes, something is thrown into the eyes of an opponent
Sand into Meleager's by Damon
THE PRODIGAL
Salt into Goliath's by Xena
THE GIANT KILLER
Sand into Draco's by Pinullus
A COMEDY OF EROS

In 3 episodes, someone falls into oblivion
Maell
ALTARED STATES
Xena
INTIMATE STRANGER
Cecrops
LOST MARINER

In 3 episodes, 2 people presumed dead and 1 who is resting, open their eyes and rise
Toxeus
DEATH IN CHAINS
Bacchus
GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN
The executioner
THE EXECUTION

In 3 episodes, 4 different heads are on a chopping block
Flora's
THE BLACK WOLF
Gabrielle's and David's
THE GIANT KILLER
Joxer's
FOR HIM THE BELL TOLLS

In 3 episodes, 4 different people's hands shake uncontrollably
The old woman's
DEATH IN CHAINS
Prognese's
THE ROYAL COUPLE OF THIEVES
Marmax's and the young novice's
IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?

In 3 episodes, 4 different characters (comically) join in a fight - one after the other
Lyceus, Xena, Maphias, Gabrielle
REMEMBER NOTHING
Xena, Joxer, Gabrielle, Philemon
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP
King Silvus, Xena, Gabrielle, Senticles
A SOLSTICE CAROL

In 3 episodes, 4 people go outside of a secure place and risk harm and/or death
Gabrielle to get a soldier's son
IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?
Xena looking for a living Hordite
Gabrielle to administer water
THE PRICE
Joxer to get a dropped prayer scroll
A COMEDY OF EROS

In The Royal Couple of Thieves & The Quest, Autolycus does the same 3 things
1 - says, "This is not good."
2 - says, "For the love of Zeus."
3 - looks into a barrel of water and sees a reflection (his & Xena's spirit)

In 4 episodes, a man is rendered absolutely helpless while trying to be gallant and protective of a woman
Agranon for Jana
THE PATH NOT TAKEN
Talus for Gabrielle
DEATH IN CHAINS
Perdicus for Gabrielle
RETURN OF CALLISTO
Nicklio for Xena and M'Lila
DESTINY

In 4 episodes, troops chant, "Xena, Xena, Xena!"
DREAMWORKER
TIES THAT BIND
INTIMATE STRANGER
THE PRICE



Report to infirmary and have Dr.Gabs give you something for that headache. That arrow looks nasty.

Xener! Xener! Xener! Xener!


In 4 episodes, Xena has opportunity to finish off an opponent, but doesn't
Draco
SINS OF THE PAST
Melosa
HOOVES AND HARLOTS
Horde leader
THE PRICE
Palaemon
BLIND FAITH

In 4 episodes, someone is called a 'harlot'
Gabrielle by Hyperion
THE TITANS
The Amazons by Krykus
HOOVES AND HARLOTS
Xena by Galen
IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?
Ileandra by King Lynaeus
FOR HIM THE BELL TOLLS

In 4 episodes, a character is bound and being pulled by a rope
Xena by Toris
DEATH MASK
Gabrielle by Xena as Meg
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP
Autolycus by Velasca
THE QUEST
Palaemon by Xena
BLIND FAITH

In 4 episodes, there are giants
SINS OF THE PAST
THE TITANS
GIANT KILLER
A DAY IN THE LIFE

In 4 episodes, Xena rescues/saves someone by using a rope
Gabrielle from a well
ALTARED STATES
Solon from a cave
ORPHAN OF WAR
Gabrielle from a lava pit
A NECESSARY EVIL
Judge Arbus' helper as he falls from a tree
THE EXECUTION

In 4 episodes, there is a wedding
MORTAL BELOVED
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS
RETURN OF CALLISTO
BLIND FAITH

The ground vibrates 4 times before we actually see Gareth
A DAY IN THE LIFE

Mel says, "Oh, my!" 4 times
1 - when she is told to "hand over the briefcase"
2 - when she discovers the scrolls
3 - when she and Smythe join chakram halves
4 - after the chakram falls apart
THE XENA SCROLLS

Xena says, "Hey!" 4 times
1 - to Gabrielle re: asking Hower for directions
2 - to Hower re: saying good-bye to Minya
3 - to Minya re: giving her back her whip
4 - to Gabrielle re: pecking her on the cheek
A DAY IN THE LIFE

In 5 episodes, someone/something rises from the water
Xena
MORTAL BELOVED
Xena
ALTARED STATES
Poseidon
ULYSSES
A Hordite
THE PRICE
Poseidon
LOST MARINER

In 5 episodes, a duel/battle/fight to the death is mentioned
Manus explains Gabrielle's challenges
DREAMWORKER
Melosa questions Gabrielle about it
HOOVES AND HARLOTS
King Sisyphus challenges the warlords
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
Palaemon's challenge to Xena
BLIND FAITH
Gabrielle chides Xena about it
THE PRICE

In 5 episodes, Xena and Gabrielle travel through the woods with one other person
Petracles
A FISTFUL OF DINARS
Marcus
MORTAL BELOVED
Hower
A DAY IN THE LIFE
Meleager
THE EXECUTION
Ulysses
ULYSSES

In 5 episodes, fish are used
As weapons
ALTARED STATES


I don't need no stinkin' bass boat.

Woman wielding fish.


As food
TEN LITTLE WARLORDS
Clams as weapons
HERE SHE COMES ...
As food
A DAY IN THE LIFE
As food
THE PRICE

In 5 episodes, 6 people are to be publicly executed
Xena
THE RECKONING
Flora
THE BLACK WOLF
Gabrielle and David
THE GIANT KILLER
Joxer
FOR HIM THE BELL TOLLS
Meleager
THE EXECUTION

In 6 episodes, Lucy Lawless plays more than 1 character
2 - Xena and Evil Xena
DREAMWORKER
2 - Xena and Princess Diana
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS
2 - Xena and Callisto
INTIMATE STRANGER
2 - Xena and Mel Pappas
THE XENA SCROLLS
3 - Xena, Princess Diana, and Meg
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS ... TRAMP
3 - Xena, 1st Fate, and 2nd Fate
A SOLSTICE CAROL

In 6 episodes, Gabrielle cries over the demise of someone
Iolaus
PROMETHEUS
Talus
DEATH IN CHAINS
Xena
THE GREATER GOOD
Perdicus
RETURN OF CALLISTO
Xena
DESTINY
Meleager
THE EXECUTION

In Lost Mariner, 'faith' is said 6 times by 3 people [My name gets used a lot]
1 - "Her face lit up like the faith she had in me."
Cecrops to Xena re: Terai
2 - "You just have to have faith."
Xena to Cecrops re: turning east
3 - "Faith! Faith has killed more people than war!"
Cecrops to Xena
4 - "You said that Terai had faith in you."
Xena to Cecrops
5 - "I have faith in Xena."
Gabrielle to Hidsim

In 9 episodes, 10 sets of love interests are alluded to
Xena and Draco
SINS OF THE PAST
Darius and his late wife
CHARIOTS OF WAR
King Gregor and his late wife
CRADLE OF HOPE
Crias and Thea
THE TITANS
Helen and King Menelaus
BEWARE GREEKS
Xena and Borias
ORPHAN OF WAR
King Silvus and Melana
A SOLSTICE CAROL
Cecrops and Terai
LOST MARINER

In 18 episodes, there are 21 sets of love interests
Xena and Darius
CHARIOTS OF WAR
Xena and Marcus
Agranon and Jana
THE PATH NOT TAKEN
Gabrielle and Philius
THE TITANS
Hercules and Xena
Gabrielle and Iolaus
PROMETHEUS
Gabrielle and Talus
DEATH IN CHAINS
Flora and Diomedes
THE BLACK WOLF
Helen and Paris
BEWARE GREEKS
Xena and Petracles
A FISTFUL OF DINARS
Princess Diana and Philemon
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS
Xena and Marcus
MORTAL BELOVED
Xena and Maphias
REMEMBER NOTHING
David and Sarah
GIANT KILLER
Gabrielle and Perdicus
RETURN OF CALLISTO
Xena and Julius Caesar
DESTINY


Italians have chronic garlic breath.

Xena Trivia #432: Xena's prom date was none other than Caesar, Julius Caesar.


Hower and Minya
A DAY IN THE LIFE
Sarpedon and Ileandra
FOR HIM THE BELL TOLLS
Ulysses and Penelope
ULYSSES
Xena and Draco
Gabrielle and Joxer
A COMEDY OF EROS

Hair is being brushed and the counting begins with
832 - Xena's as Princess Diana by Tesa
833 - Argo's tail by Princess Diana as Xena
WARRIOR ... PRINCESS



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