- Create Your Own Villain: Ten years ago, Xena's army burned down the village of Cirra, leaving a young Callisto as the soul survivor. She dedicates her life to avenging her family on Xena, and it mentally warps her.
- Dark Action Girl: Callisto herself.
- Evil Counterpart: Callisto is as skilled a warrior as Xena herself and can do anything the Warrior Princess can, including catching Xena's own chakram.
Recap / Xena S 0 E 22 Callisto
Xena must battle the fierce woman warrior Callisto, who is bent on revenge for the death of her family. This episode not only marks the first appearance of Hudson Leick as Callisto (obviously) but also Ted Raimi as Joxer.