Phoebe caught snooping by Derek.

Witches to War is the sixth episode of the sixth season of Charmed.


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When the hunters take another witch, the sisters are forced to make drastic choices to defend their own, including visiting an old enemy in prison. Meanwhile, Phoebe and Derek take their relationship to the next level, though Phoebe wonders if they're moving too fast. Derek reveals more about his true intentions.


Main Cast
Guest Starring

Magical NotesEdit


Marcus' SpellEdit

  • Marcus attempted to cast this spell when he was captured. However, due to the magic negating technology, it failed.
Here and there is all the same,
Return me now from whence I came.


  • Flight: Used in an attempt to escape the hunters by Marcus.
  • Orbing: Used by Charlie and Paige as means of teleportation.
  • Premonition: Used by Phoebe to see what happened to Marcus.
  • Molecular Immobilization: Used by Piper to freeze the guard.
  • Molecular Combustion: Used by Piper to blow up a computer and a window.
  • Telekinesis: Used by Paige to move a cabinet in front of a door. She also used it to move a chair and to balance Dr. Nichols on the edge of the window.
  • Telekinetic Orbing: Used by Paige to orb a gun from Dr. Nichols and by one of the twins to float around a stuffed animal.

Notes and TriviaEdit

  • The title "Witches to War" is a reference to the sisters taking a stance against the hunters, feeling that the hunters have declared war on them.
  • It is confirmed that Derek knows about the Charmed Ones, while Dr. Nichols doesn't yet. It is also revealed that Derek has other intentions than the scientist.
  • It is also revealed that, until this episode, hunters only knew about the existence of witches and demons, and not about other beings such as Whitelighters.
  • Robert Woodward last appeared in "Good Witch Hunting".
  • At least one of the twins is revealed to have the power of Telekinetic Orbing.
  • Charlie refers to himself as Mary Poppins after watching the twins. Mary Poppins is a magical nanny featured in children's books and a Disney movie.
Preceded by:
6.05 Evil Incorporated
Charmed Reloaded Followed by:
6.07 A Changeling is Gonna Come