Review of chapter "Epilogue" from RngrThorne
Very nice. I like how you worked Buffy and Xander into a relationship instead of just dumping them into one. Also, how they seemed to draw strength from each other in times of trouble was nice.
Although Buffy better watch out or Faith might try to steal the Xan-gargoyle way from her. ;-)
Review By [RngrThorne
] • Date [25 Jan 10] • Not Rated
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from borgrabbit
Beautiful story, man. I like the Beauty and the Beast references. Write on!
Review By [borgrabbit
] • Date [11 Nov 09] • Rating [10 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Part Nine" from Vilkath
Good story so far, the hard parts of making Xander not have a normal life is attractive plot device. I also like that Buffy and Xander are getting closer BEFORE the release of Angelus most fics so hard up on following canon plot they won't let Buffy think of anyone else before she sleeps with the dead boy least once just to let Angelus free.
I am a little disappointed on the Drusilla front, she seems to win everything, get everything and basically have no issues. She's just an insane vampire of some skill yet she's totally unstoppable thus far even with stupid minions like Ford. Just happening to capture Kendra after a hard fight with Buffy tops that off. Not mention it seemed like going out their way to be helpless in this fic, how many fights it been now where neither Buffy nor Xander had a weapon despite being out in graveyard middle the night?
Over all this is a great story so far but the 'author's protection' of the bad guys in this fic is a bit heavy. Making normally weak and normal villains unbeatable and always able to either win or escape till the finale is always annoying.
Review By [Vilkath
] • Date [8 Aug 09] • Not Rated
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from Gideon
Great Story! You seem to have a real talent for romantic storylines. You even had me rooting for Cordelia right throughout this story. I like how you take the time to develop the relationships and don't drop them on us fully formed. Can't wait to read your other stories! Keep up the good work.
Review By [Gideon
] • Date [19 Jul 09] • Rating [9 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from lordamnesia
Freaking awesome story, above and beyond what you would expect from a Halloween fic. I love how you showed that Janus + Hellmouth /= good transformations for Xander, which is more believable then some of the good transformations he gets. I also very much enjoyed how you answered the Faith part of the challenge, and how Cordy killed Angelus. 'Go poof now' indeed.
Review By [lordamnesia
] • Date [25 Jun 09] • Rating [10 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from JoeDineen
Did not red this initially because I am alittle tired of super Xander stories but when it won a crossing over award I thoough I'd check it out and am now glad I did. Good stuff
Review By [JoeDineen
] • Date [5 Feb 09] • Not Rated
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from AngelBlack
That was a suprisingly er... suprising?.. ah! unexpected, there's the word, crossover. Bravo! I completely enjoyed the play of emotions and relationships that you brought into this fic, and I quite honestly couldn't stop reading (and was late for obligations quite a few times because of it). So thanks very much for sharing it with the world, and especially me.
Review By [AngelBlack
] • Date [27 Jan 09] • Rating [10 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from QundraDraconum
this is the second time Ive read this story, and it's still one of my favorites, good work.
Review By [QundraDraconum
] • Date [14 Jan 09] • Rating [10 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from TheLaughingMan
I truly enjoyed this. Hey, any chance for a sequel? Maybe a Batman crossover with it?
Review By [TheLaughingMan
] • Date [1 Jan 09] • Rating [10 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from Ansku
Love it :)
Review By [Ansku
] • Date [18 Dec 08] • Rating [10 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from Jackaniny
Holy. Flipping. Hell.
That was AMAZING! Without a doubt one of my favorite stories on here. Also one of the most unique I've read in a long time.
The end was bitter-sweet for me; really satisfying ending (the big rescue and then the decapitation of a helpless 'Quick-Toast' were perfect), but then that also means it's over!
Can't wait to read more of your stuff (I'm already on the first chapter of Slay Hard).
Jack A. Niny
Review By [Jackaniny
] • Date [9 Nov 08] • Rating [10 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from draconis
Very well written, very good story. Xander-centered stories not my usual cup of tea, but this one was quite enjoyable.
Very glad you not only turned him into an actual Gargoyle (with all their strengths and weaknesses), but that you didn't use a crutch like magic to allow him to turn into a human vis-a-vis Demona/Dominique. I think that really added to the story...a lot. Forcing everyone (and himself) to deal with him in that situation is MUCH more interesting.
Review By [draconis
] • Date [3 Oct 08] • Rating [8 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from Shieldage
Sweet! Good story.
I am *so* nominating this come the CoA :D
Ooh! I second Barrister's plea to mark this as an answer to KailBlade's Challenge #913
Speaking of which, I really admire your ability to meet challengers' suggestions seamlessly :D
Review By [Shieldage
] • Date [11 Sep 08] • Rating [10 out of 10]
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from BlueGold
Amazing story. I especially like how you took the fundamental aspects that make Xander Xander and make Goliath Goliath and brought them together.
I think Buffy's line of protection being a Xander instinct epitomized why this was such a great meld of two characters.
Gargoyles is one of my all time favorite cartoons and I felt you did a great job staying true to the theme of that work.
Review By [BlueGold
] • Date [5 Aug 08] • Not Rated
Review of chapter "Epilogue" from James
A little sappy in parts, but overall, a well written story.
Review By [James
] • Date [29 Jul 08] • Rating [9 out of 10]