Recap: Supernatural S 05 E 08 Changing Channels

Recap of Supernatural
Season 5, Episode 8

Changing Channels

Written by Jeremy Carver.

Directed by Charles Beeson.

Air Date: November 5, 2009.

The Winchesters investigate a mysterious death in which the widow swears it was The Incredible Hulk that killed her husband. When Sam finds candy wrappers at the scene of death, they know what they're dealing with—the Trickster.

Two days later, they're Trapped in TV Land. Yeah, it's that kind of episode.

Body count

For this episode = 1 human.

For the series so far = At least 324 humans (of which 6 were witches), at least 83 demons, 28 ghosts, 11 vampires, 6 changelings, 4 gods, 3 shapeshifters, 3 zombies, 4 angels, 2 ghouls, 2 werewolves, 1 cat, 1 crocotta, 1 djinn, 1 dog, 1 rakshasa, 1 rawhead, 1 reaper, 1 rugaru, 1 shtriga, 1 siren, and 1 wendigo.

Tropes