Daughter of Pomira
After saving the lives of a group of Horde children, Xena recognizes one of the children as the daughter of a man who was once in the army she used to command. After she and Gabrielle rescue the girl, however, they find they've ignited an outright war between the Horde and an innocent town.
- Barbarian Tribe: What the Horde appears to be. Mostly averted.
- Bounty Hunter: Milo.
- Cannibal Tribe: The Horde.
- Captured by Cannibals: What Vanessa's family believes has happened to their daughter.
- Chased by Angry Natives: After Xena nearly escapes successfully with Vanessa, she is chased in this fashion by the Horde. Subverted somewhat in that the getaway doesn't involve any vehicle of escape.
- Fish out of Water: Vanessa
- Happily Adopted: Vanessa
- Hollywood Natives: What some of the people in the Horde look like.
- Raised by Natives: Vanessa
- Skyward Scream: After Xena gets away with Vanessa, the head of the Horde tribe does this.
- Wild Child: People initially seem to think Vanessa is this.