3.11 - Maternal Instincts
Xena and Gabrielle return to the Centaur village at the invitation of Kaleipus, Solan's foster father as guests at a ceremony to sign a treaty of peace. Meanwhile a young girl frees Callisto from the lava pit - determined to get her revenge, Callisto burns the totems of peace at the entry to the Centaur village. Back in the village, Gabrielle is overjoyed to meet up with Ephiny and her centaur son, Xenan and tells her of the events in Britannia and of Hope (supposed) death.
Guest Stars: Amy Morrison (Hope), David Taylor (Solan), David Taylor (Solan), Hudson Leick (Callisto), Danielle Cormack (Ephiny), Reece Rocewyk (Xenan), Jeff Boyd (Kaleipus)
3.12 - The Bitter Suite
Joxer arrives at the Amazon village and talks with Ephiny about Gabrielle who is undergoing an Amazon purification ritual. Ephiny tries to explain to Joxer how desolate Gabrielle was and how she has to get through it, but Joxer will have none of it. Xena is mourning her own way on the top of a snow capped mountain where she is visited by Ares who persuades her to go on a rampage of vengeance. Xena arrives in the Amazon village and captures Gabrielle despite the efforts of their friends to stop her; dragging her behind a horse, Xena takes her to a cliff where she tries to throw her over the edge.
Guest Stars: David Taylor (Solan), Hudson Leick (Callisto), Kevin Smith (Ares), Ted Raimi (Joxer), Karl Urban (Julius Caesar), Willa O'Neill (Lila), Danielle Cormack (Ephiny)
3.13 - One Against An Army
Gabrielle is determined to learn for herself the secret of Xena's amazing flips and sets out to practice them. When she decides to attempt it without a bar for the first time, she falls awkwardly and sprains her ankle. As Xena is bathing it at a nearby well, a frightened man runs past and tells them of an approaching army. Realising that this is a serious invasion Xena sets out to do her best to stop it; while heading towards the advancing forces Xena and Gabrielle meet a man who claims to be a fleeing Spartan.
3.14 - Forgiven
When an obnoxious young teenage girl with a lot of attitude picks a fight with Gabrielle, she finds herself taking a severe beating until Xena comes back and breaks it up. When the girl, Tara, explains that she intends to replace Gabrielle as Xena's sidekick, neither of them are particularly impressed. Despite Xena's saying no, Tara follows them and eventually Xena takes pity on her, much to Gabrielle's chagrin. It turns out that Tara knows something about a gang that has kidnapped an important relic from a local temple, and as a result Xena decides that she may be some help in their mission of recovering the relic.
Guest Star: Shiri Appleby (Tara).
3.15 - King Con
When Joxer wins a large amount of money in a casino, he is conned out of his winnings by a pair of con men. Things get worse when the henchmen of the casino catch up with him and attempt to get back his winnings - only to start beating him senseless when he says he doesn't have it any more. Fortunately for Joxer, Xena is nearby and hears the disturbance and manages to drive off the henchmen. Having taken Joxer to a nearby temple where he can receive care and attention, Xena goes into the town.
Guest Stars: Ted Raimi (Joxer), Patrick Fabian (Rafe)
3.16 - When In Rome...
When Julius Caesar captures Vercinix, a freedom fighter from Gaul, Xena receives a plea from his wife to rescue him from Rome. Xena in turn captures one of Caesar's leading lieutenants, Crassus, and makes her way to Rome in a bid to trade his life for Vercinix's. After arriving in Rome and discovering more about the power struggle within the triumvirate, Xena comes to realise that Caesar needs the public relations coup of capturing Vercinix and executing him in public to further his political ambitions within Rome.
Guest Stars: Karl Urban (Julius Caesar), Grant Triplow (Brutus), Jeremy Callaghan (Pompey), Katrina Browne (Mendala), Matthew Chamberlain (Crassus)
3.17 - Forget Me Not
Something is troubling Gabrielle very deeply and as she and Joxer wait to meet up with Xena, Gabrielle decides to visit the temple of the goddess of memory, Nemisine, to see if they can help her find the truth she cannot face. The priestess starts Gabrielle on a dreamscape journey, while Joxer who has become very worried attempts to get Gabrielle out of the temple. When Joxer finally gets in he "rescues" Gabrielle only to find that she has no idea who she is, and has lost all her memories.
Guest Stars: Kevin Smith (Ares), Ted Raimi (Joxer)
3.18 - Fins, Femmes, and Gems
Aphrodite arranges for some thugs to steal a valuable and precious diamond from a temple, which is in reality the power behind the North Star, so that she can start her own new constellation in the night sky. Xena and her posse (well, Gabrielle and Joxer) are close on the tails of her gang and determined to return the diamond to it's rightful place. In order to stop them, Aphrodite uses a magic potion to make the three of them obsessed by whatever they were looking at the time.
Guest Stars: Ted Raimi (Joxer), Alexandra Tydings (Aphrodite)
3.19 - Tsunami
Gabrielle visits a fortune teller who tells her that is about to go on a long voyage with a tall dark handsome man - Xena pours scorn on the idea since they were only visiting the fishing village for supplies. However when Gabrielle suddenly spots that Autolycus is part of a chain gang of slave being dragged onto a ship in the dock, she tries to talk to him. When the slave drivers attempt to stop her, a fight ensues on the deck of the ship and it starts to set sail.
Guest Stars: Angela Dotchin (Soraya), Bruce Campbell (Autolycus)
3.20 - Vanishing Act
Gabrielle travels on ahead to attend the opening of an annual celebration of peace at a small coastal village. The following morning the villagers are shocked to discover that their precious statue of Pax, the god of peace has been stolen. Surveying the situation Xena spots a shifty figure by the dock and reveals it to be none other than Autolycus, The King of Thieves. However Autolycus swears blind that he didn't steal the statue and enlists Xena and Gabrielle's help in finding out who did steal it with the aim of stealing it back.
Guest Stars: Bruce Campbell (Autolycus), John Brazier (Tarsus)
3.21 - Sacrifice, Part 1
Callisto emerges through a hole she has created from the vortex where she was trapped with the Sovereign. Meanwhile, Xena and Gabrielle watch a demonic cult prepare for a human sacrifice - Gabrielle's childhood friend Seraphin. True to form Xena uses her Chakram to halt the proceedings and managed to get Seraphin only to discover she was a very willing participant. Callisto kidnaps one of the priests and takes him to a cave where Hope is growing in a cocoon and is about to hatch.
Guest Stars: Hudson Leick (Callisto), Kevin Smith (Ares), Jodie Rimmer (Seraphin), Stephen Ure (Werfner)
3.22 - Sacrifice, Part 2
As Hope hatches, it turns out that she looks exactly like her mother, Gabrielle. Things turn distinctly cold between Xena and Gabrielle because of Gabrielle's intervention which stopped Xena killing Hope - Gabrielle tries to explain but Xena won't listen. Tending to Seraphin's wound, they head off to try to find where Hope now is. Meanwhile Hope insists on Callisto making her look just like her mother and tries to persuade Callisto to join her army of darkness rather than seek the oblivion she so desperately wants.
Guest Stars: Hudson Leick (Callisto), Kevin Smith (Ares), Ted Raimi (Joxer), Jodie Rimmer (Seraphin)
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