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The following is a list of episodes and film for the Disney Channel Original Series Wizards of Waverly Place. The series premiered from October 12, 2007 to January 6, 2012 spanning 4 seasons, and produced 106 episodes along with an hour-long "return" episode that premiered on March 15, 2013.

The series revolves around Alex Russo (Selena Gomez), a teenage wizard who is competing with her fellow siblings Justin (David Henrie) and Max (Jake T. Austin) to become the sole wizard in their family to keep their powers. In 2009, the series won a Primetime Emmy Award for "Outstanding Children's Program".

Series overview

Season Episodes Originally aired
Season premiere Season finale
1 21 October 12, 2007 August 31, 2008
2 30 September 12, 2008 September 12, 2008
Film October 1, 2004
3 28 October 9, 2009 October 15, 2010
4 27 November 12, 2010 January 6, 2012
Special March 15, 2013

Episodes

Season 1 (2007-08)

No. in Series No. in Season Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production Code
1 1 "Crazy 10-Minute Sale" Fred Savage Todd J. Greenwald October 12, 2007 102
Alex uses a spell to create her image to place in class while she skips wizard training to attend the Crazy 10 Minute Sale in order to buy the cool jacket that her rival Gigi is after. Meanwhile, Max has just received his new wand and inadvertently manipulates Alex's actions through her 3-D image prompting her to make a fool of herself at the sale.
2 2 "First Kiss" Joe Regalbuto Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio October 19, 2007 104
Alex uses wizardry to reverse the hands of time in order to spare Justin the embarrassing incidents leading up to his first kiss. Meanwhile, Jerry and Theresa try to recreate Max's specialty sandwich "To the Max" which is under consideration to become the official sandwich of the New York Mets.
3 3 "I Almost Drowned in a Chocolate Fountain" Joe Regalbuto Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein October 26, 2007 105
When Alex learns that there's a magical resource to get information about any subject in the form of a "pocket elf," she secretly uses one to pass a Spanish exam. Having passed the exam, Alex is allowed to go on a group date with her crush, Riley, however, Justin and Max have decided to seek revenge on their sister by causing the pocket elf to become rabid from eating chocolate and ruin her date.
4 4 "New Employee" Bob Berlinger Peter Murrieta November 2, 2007 107
When Harper is hired on at Waverly Sub Station Alex uses a spell to help her overcome her clumsiness. Jerry and Theresa recognize Harper's awesome ability to carry ten plates at a time, etc and make her Alex's new boss prompting friction between the two friends and Alex's realization that her misuse of magic worked against her. Justin sets up a tutorial program in the Sub Station and is threatened by the local Wiz Kid whose business he's stealing.
5 5 "Disenchanted Evening" Mark Cendrowski Jack Sanderson November 9, 2007 114
Alex, Justin and Max learn that there's another kid wizard in their midst, TJ Taylor, who is allowed to use his magic whenever he wants. Alex tries to convince Jerry that he's too strict with his rules on magic but after TJ's mischievous use of magic places everyone in jeopardy, Alex appreciates that her dad has set boundaries after all.
6 6 "You Can't Always Get What You Carpet" Fred Savage Peter Murrieta November 10, 2007 101
Alex learns to fly the family's magic carpet after discovering that Dad has already previously taught Justin. After the two get in a big fight, Justin helps to repair things by secretly teaching his sister how to drive safely and Jerry finally recognizes that Daddy's little girl is growing up.
7 7 "Alex's Choice" Bob Berlinger Matt Goldman November 16, 2007 109
Alex and Harper have a falling out when Harper accepts an invitation to mean girl, Gigi's annual tea party. When Alex discovers that Gigi invited Harper with the intention of embarrassing her, she decides to go to the tea herself and uses magic to teach Gigi a lesson in embarrassment. Justin and Max get into magical mischief by sending a phony help message in wizard mail.
8 8 "Curb Your Dragon" Bob Berlinger Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein November 30, 2007 108
Alex buys Justin a pet beagle that's really a magical dragon, to replace his dog that she accidentally lost years ago. However, when Theresa insists that Alex post signs for a lost dog, the kids' are shocked when someone comes and claims it. When their magical dragon accidentally winds up in a local dog show the kids must find a way to get it back without revealing the family secret.
9 9 "Movies" Mark Cendrowski Justin Varava December 14, 2007 113
When Alex attempts to hang out with Justin's older group of friends to see an R-rated movie, Justin tells her that she can't go in and should wait with him in the arcade area until the movie is over. Ignoring her brother's advice, Alex transports herself into the theatre and winds up on the big screen in the movie! Justin uses magic to join his sister to fight off the scary villain.
10 10 "Pop Me and We Both Go Down" Bob Berlinger Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio January 6, 2008 103
When Alex performs a spell in an attempt to vanish Justin's new zit she instead brings it to life and Justin is stuck with it just before attending the school dance. At first the zit proves to be helpful by serving in a Cyrano capacity as Justin tries to impress his date Miranda but when it begins to insult people, Alex arrives in time to turn it back into a plain old zit on Justin's forehead. 
11 11 "Potion Commotion" Bob Berlinger Todd J. Greenwald February 10, 2008 110
When Alex uses an emotion potion to get a boy to like her, she accidentally takes the entire dose herself which results in her falling in love with herself. Justin tries to prevent her from bragging about her perfection in order to stop her head from growing too big, literally. Meanwhile, Max wakes up and discovers his powers.
12 12 "Justin's Little Sister" Andrew Tsao Eve Weston March 9, 2008 117
Frustrated with the constant comparison to her big brother, Alex uses a magical genie to wish that Justin would be forgotten. But when the genie goes too far and makes Justin completely disappear, Alex must figure out a way to get him back.
13 13 "Wizard School (Part 1)" Mark Cendrowski Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio April 6, 2008 111
Justin and Alex go to Wizard's School where Justin quickly rises in the ranks of popularity due to his disciplined wizardry and Alex is looked upon as a bit of an outcast due to her nonchalant approach to magic. Max convinces Jerry to have a long overdue sleep over on their terrace where the two rough it until Theresa coaxes them inside.
14 14 "Wizard School (Part 2)" Mark Cendrowski Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein April 6, 2008 112
When Alex gets wind of an evil professor's plan to rob Justin of his wizard powers during the annual pongitch tournament, she puts her magic to good use to expose him and spare her brother from harm. Max goes head to head with a local merchant who's trying to dissuade business by dressing up as a sandwich to promote the shop.
15 15 "The Supernatural" Mark Cendrowski Matt Goldman May 18, 2008 115
In an attempt to impress a girl, Justin uses a spell to magically move objects and becomes the star pitcher on his baseball team. Alex learns this and uses it as an opportunity to claim to be the catcher's good luck charm. When Dad realizes the truth and forces Justin to learn his lesson by getting clobbered with his mortal pitching, Alex uses magic to make the ball harder to hit.
16 16 "Alex in the Middle" Bob Berlinger Matt Goldman June 15, 2008 106
When Jerry's fun-loving wizard brother pays a visit, Alex vies to have him become her wizard trainer in lieu of her by the book dad. But after one too many magical mishaps, Alex learns to appreciate her dad's wizardry expertise and ultimately, the kids discover that their father actually gave up his powers in order to marry their non-magical mother.
17 17 "Report Card" Andrew Tsao Gigi McCreery, Perry Rein & Peter Murrieta June 29, 2008 118
After failing to successfully hide her Wizard report card from her parents, Alex panics and accidentally turns them into guinea pigs. When Justin and Max inadvertently let them loose, the three must team up to find their parents and return them to their human form. Amid the chaos, Professor Crumbs of Wiz Tech debates on whether or not to permanently remove Alex's powers.
18 18 "Credit Check" Fred Savage Todd J. Greenwald July 6, 2008 121
Alex takes on an internship with a top Fashion Magazine and decides to put on an outrageous fashion show featuring Harper's bizarre wear to teach her boss a lesson for taking credit for her ideas. Jerry and Theresa hire a new girl, Millie, at the Sub Station that Justin immediately falls in crush with so Max tries to help.
19 19 "Alex's Spring Fling" Victor Gonzalez Matt Goldman July 20, 2008 119
In an attempt to make Riley jealous, Alex uses a spell to bring a mannequin to life and must enlist Justin's help after it falls in love with her and can not be transformed back.
20 20 "Quinceañera" Andrew Tsao Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein August 10, 2008 116
It's a magical "Freaky Friday" when Alex switches places with her mother to allow her to experience the thrills of the Quinceanera that she never had.
21 21 "Art Museum Piece" Victor Gonzalez Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio August 31, 2008 120
When Alex decides to take a short cut on her Art History assignment, she brings historical masterpieces to life in order to answer the questions on her worksheet correctly.

Season 2 (2008-09)

No. in Series No. in Season Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production Code
22 1 "Smarty Pants" Victor Gonzalez Todd J. Greenwald September 12, 2008 201
When Alex winds up on Harper's team for the annual 'Quiz Bowl' she uses wizard 'smarty pants' to help the team to victory. But her plan backfires when she outshines Harper who ultimately quits her own team.
23 2 "Beware Wolf" Victor Gonzalez Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio September 21, 2008 202
Alex is wary when Justin meets and falls for a girl named Isabella! Her suspicions prove to be right when Isabella turns out to be a werewolf and she turns Justin into one as a result.
24 3 "Graphic Novel" Mark Cendrowski Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein October 5, 2008 203
When Justin and Max get a hold of Alex's secret journal and take it to school it is confiscated by none other than Alex's arch nemesis Gigi. In a panic, the boys do a spell that accidentally places Gigi in the book.
25 4 "Racing" Victor Gonzalez Justine Bateman October 12, 2008 204
Alex has a crush on a "gear head" type guy named Dean and plots to gain his interest by asking Jerry if he can fix up his old junky car. Dean not only fixes the car but enters it in an upcoming race.
26 5 "Alex's Brother, Maximan" Victor Gonzalez Matt Goldman October 19, 2008 205
Jerry is disappointed when he discovers that the kids have failed to work together on their "group magic project". So, he devises a plan that leads Max to solve a crime as his own superhero, "Maximan" which forces Alex and Justin to help!
27 6 "Saving WizTech Part 1" Bob Berlinger Peter Murrieta October 26, 2008 208
When Wiz Tech is temporarily closed students and faculty are housed with families in the real world. The Russo's host Professor Crumbs and Ronald, a boy who takes a liking to Alex - who decides to join Ronald back at Wiz Tech when it reopens.
28 7 "Saving WizTech Part 2" Bob Berlinger Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio October 26, 2008 209
Alex is dumped by Ronald after enrolling in Wiz Tech to spend more time with him. She later teams up with Hugh Normous to expose Ronald's dad and Trumpet Industries of orchestrating a shady deal as the new corporate sponsor of Wiz Tech.
29 8 "Harper Knows" Victor Gonzalez Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein November 23, 2008 206
Alex tries to avoid running into Harper at the annual comic book convention in order to protect her wizard secret but winds up revealing the truth after Harper takes a spin in Alex's power-laden Battle Diva costume.
30 9 "Taxi Dance" Mark Cendrowski Peter Murrieta December 7, 2008 207
When the cab that Alex was born in, Cab number 804 is retired, she charms it back to life in order to continue to cherish its memories.
31 10 "Baby Cupid" Bob Berlinger Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio December 14, 2008 210
Jerry and Theresa's anniversary plans are ruined over a fight about magic which prompts Alex to summon Cupid.
32 11 "Make It Happen" Bob Koherr Justin Varava January 1, 2009 211
Mr. Stuffleby, a wizard guidance counsellor, informs the kids that they must have a viable profession to fall back on in the event that they don't become wizards.
33 12 "Fairy Tale" Bob Koherr Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein January 25, 2009 213
In the school's production of Peter Pan, Alex is hired to understudy Harper who is playing Tinkerbell. When Harper suffers an injury, Alex has to play the part but opts to hire a fairy from the fairy world instead.
34 13 "Fashion Week" Victor Gonzalez Todd J. Greenwald February 15, 2009 215
It's Fashion Week in NYC and Harper has landed a job with a designer known for presenting a one of a kind at his show. When Harper brings the one of a kind dress to Alex for safe keeping but it accidentally gets ruined when Alex tries it on.
35 14 "Helping Hand" Bob Koherr Jay Baxter & Shaun Zaken February 16, 2009 217
When Justin invents a 'helping hand' to assist elderly wizards, Alex takes advantage of it and has it perform all of her household chores.
36 15 "Art Teacher" Victor Gonzalez Todd J. Greenwald March 1, 2009 214
Alex bonds with her art teacher, Ms. Fields and learns that she is really a 15-year-old girl who has been cursed following a bad break up with her wizard boyfriend, TJ.
37 16 "Future Harper" Bob Koherr Matt Goldman & Peter Murrieta March 15, 2009 212
When the Russo kids discover that their lives are being exposed in the form of novels written by popular author H.J. Darling, they travel through the Inter-Wizard People Porter to confront her. They learn that Ms. Darling is Harper from the future!
38 17 "Alex Does Good" Guy Distad Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio April 5, 2009 219
When Alex takes the time to help out an elderly friend on her own, it causes her to constantly be tardy to school. Mr. Laritate decides to teach her a lesson by placing her in the Sunshine Club to get credit for helping others.
39 18 "Hugh's Not Normous" Ken Ceizler Justin Varava April 12, 2009 216
Hugh runs away from home and lands at the Russo's after discovering that not only is he not a giant, but he is also adopted.
40 19 "Don't Rain on Justin's Parade – Earth" Bob Koherr Richard Goodman April 19, 2009 227
When the Russo kids select mentors at Tribeca Prep's annual career day Justin picks the local weatherman, Max picks a singing cop and when she's caught trying to sneak out - Alex abruptly picks Mr. Laritate.
41 20 "Family Game Night" Bob Koherr Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein April 26, 2009 218
Alex swaps brains with Harper in order to pass an exam but then her magic fails her and they are unable to swap back. And, it causes chaos during the Russo Family Game Night when a girl who's smitten with Justin won't back down.
42 21 "Justin's New Girlfriend" Victor Gonzalez Richard Goodman May 2, 2009 221
When Justin and Harper bond over their mutual love for Silent Movies, Alex begins to tease them and proclaims that the two are now 'dating'.
43 22 "My Tutor, Tutor" David DeLuise Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio May 29, 2009 226
When Max gets a wizard tutor, Alex and Justin fight over spending time with her. When they discover that she will depart after Max passes his wizard test, they sabotage his study efforts.
44 23 "Paint By Committee" Bob Koherr Peter Dirksen June 26, 2009 229
Alex is selected to paint the school's new wall mural but becomes frustrated when she is asked to incorporate the committee's ideas instead of sticking to her own.
45 24 "Wizard for a Day" Bob Koherr Justin Varava July 10, 2009 230
When Justin gives Jerry a magical pencil holder that always keeps pencils sharp for his birthday, Alex tops him by giving Jerry magic for a day.
46 25 "Cast-Away (To Another Show)"

"(Part One of "Wizards on Deck with Hannah Montana")"

Victor Gonzalez Peter Murrieta July 17, 2009 220
When Justin wins a Teen Cruise to Hawaii aboard the S.S. Tipton, he arrives and is immediately smitten with London. Meanwhile, Alex has snuck Harper on board to take her make-up science class, and Max turns everything into a competition with Zack.
47 26 "Wizards vs. Vampires on Waverly Place" Victor Gonzalez Peter Murrieta July 24, 2009 223
When a vampire family opens a deli down the street, the Russo's must find a way to stifle the competition as well as Justin's romance with their daughter. Meanwhile, Alex attempts to send Max away to an underwater sea camp for the summer.
48 27 "Wizards vs. Vampires: Tasty Bites" Mark Cendrowski Justin Varava July 31, 2009 224
When Justin's new vampire girlfriend gets the Russo's to change their eating habits to be more on the healthy side, Alex is convinced that it's a ploy to get Justin healthy so she can suck his blood.
49 28 "Wizards vs. Vampires: Dream Date" Bob Koherr Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein August 7, 2009 225
Since Dean has moved away, Alex has been using magic to enter his dreams and continue to date him. Meanwhile, Justin decides to go with Juliet on her family's camping trip. 
50 29 "Wizards & Vampires vs. Zombies" Victor Gonzalez Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein August 8, 2009 228
Justin convinces Juliet that if she goes with him to the prom it will be the best night ever. Meanwhile, Alex opts to plan an anti-prom with a Zombie theme unaware that Zombies from the Wizard world will attend.
51 30 "Retest" Victor Gonzalez Todd J. Greenwald August 21, 2009 222
Alex, Justin and Max get a first-hand look at how the wizard competition could possibly tear their family apart when Jerry's brother and sister return in order to take a retest to determine who really won the contest

Film (2009)

Title Directed by Written by Original air date
Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie Lev L. Spiro Dan Berendsen August 28, 2009
Embark on a supernaturally exciting adventure as the Russos, your favorite family of wizards-in-training, join together on a quest full of heart-stopping action and hilarious magical mishaps! While on vacation, Alex (Selena Gomez) accidentally casts a spell that threatens her familys existence! Max (Jake T. Austin) tries to keep his parents together while Alex and Justin (David Henrie) use every trick they know as they search for the Stone of Dreams to reverse the spell and save their family. You won't want to miss one extraordinary moment of this, magic-filled and action-packed movie!

Season 3 (2009-10)

No. in Series No. in Season Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production Code
52 1 "Franken Girl" Bob Koherr Peter Murrieta October 9, 2009 301
Justin builds a girl Frankenstein to guard his room against Alex. When Alex defeats her, Justin casts a spell making Frankengirl Alex's new BFF.
53 2 "Halloween" Bob Koherr Todd J. Greenwald October 16, 2009 302
When the Russo's are at risk of the Sub Station losing its status as the official haunted house on Waverly Place, they decide to tap into the Wizard World and hire some real ghosts to spook people.
54 3 "Monster Hunter" Bob Koherr Richard Goodman October 23, 2009 303
When Justin completes his primary courses for his Wizard Training, he is rewarded with an independent studies class on Monster Hunting. In an effort to catch up to Justin, Alex enlists Harper's help to study.
55 4 "Three Monsters" Victor Gonzalez Justin Varava October 30, 2009 304
When Justin inadvertently sets the Monster Hunter Council on the Van Heusen's trail, he and his siblings must figure out how to prevent Juliet and her family from being captured.
56 5 "Night at the Lazerama" Victor Gonzalez Peter Murrieta November 6, 2009 306
After a dangerous Mummy elimates all the other hunters, Justin is elevated to full Monster Hunter status.
57 6 "Doll House" Jean Sagal Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio November 20, 2009 305
Alex turns the basement into an art studio but must make room for Harper who is moving in with the Russo's.
58 7 "Marathoner Harper" Victor Gonzalez Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio December 4, 2009 307
Harper's training regimen for the marathon starts to drive Alex crazy, so she uses magic to ensure that Harper will win the race. When Harper learns the truth, she discovers that Alex has helped her win with magic all of her life.
59 8 "Alex Charms a Boy" Bob Koherr Peter Murrieta January 15, 2010 313
When Alex meets a new art student in school, she is very smitten with him but hates his artwork. So she casts a spell to become his muse resulting in him developing an obsession with Alex and painting her portrait everywhere.
60 9 "Wizards vs. Werewolves" Victor Gonzalez Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio January 22, 2010 314
Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein 315
Alex has fallen in love with Mason but finds his actions to be mysterious. When she and Harper follow him one night, they discover his secret.
61 10 "Positive Alex" Victor Gonzalez Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein February 26, 2010 308
Alex wants to go to the homecoming dance with the leader of the pep band. So, when she discovers that he thinks she's too negative, she casts a positivity spell on herself.
62 11 "Detention Election" Bob Koherr Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein March 19, 2010 309
Justin lands in detention after being accused of committing a campaign prank. While there, he and Alex meet new girl, Stevie, who admits that she pulled the prank in order to befriend them both and gain Justin votes from the detention delinquents.
63 12 "Dude Looks Like Shakira" Victor Gonzalez Peter Murrieta April 16, 2010 317
The Russo kids discover that Uncle Kelbo is in fact Shakira! Kelbo has been using a transformation spell to create the international star but when a germ runs rampant in the Wizard World, Kelbo contracts it and can no longer control his transformations.
64 13 "Eat to the Beat" Guy Distad Richard Goodman April 30, 2010 310
Alex and Stevie suggest that Justin start a new program where bands perform at lunch. Justin agrees but when the music is jazz, Alex secretly arranges to have a hard rock band show up instead.
65 14 "Third Wheel" Robbie Countryman Justin Varava April 30, 2010 311
Alex learns that Stevie is a Wizard and the two begin to spend a lot of time doing things together in the Wizard World. When Harper is left out and left behind, she must construct the school's homecoming float on her own.
66 15 "The Good, the Bad, and the Alex" Victor Gonzalez Todd J. Greenwald May 7, 2010 312
Alex learns that when Stevie won the competition, her brother stopped speaking to her. So, Alex, Justin and Harper set out to find Stevie's brother and find out why.
67 16 "Western Show" Bob Koherr Justin Varava May 14, 2010 316
When Mr. Laritate quits his job at Tribeca Prep, Alex and Justin use a spell to take him back to the Old West to remind him that he can use the same western ways as a sheriff dealing with outlaws to discipline students like Alex.
68 17 "Alex's Logo" David DeLuise David Henrie May 21, 2010 318
When Alex designs her own t-shirts complete with a cool logo, every kid at Tribeca Prep has to have one. So, Justin decides that Alex should donate part of the proceeds to a school fund.
69 18 "Dad's Buggin' Out" Guy Distad Todd J. Greenwald June 4, 2010 319
Alex's absentmindedness accidentally turns Jerry into a cockroach!
70 19 "Max's Secret Girlfriend" Bob Koherr Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein June 11, 2010 321
When Max has Alex and Justin pose as his parents to try to impress his new girlfriend, Jerry and Theresa encourage him to consider honesty as the best policy. Max takes this to heart and reveals that they are wizards!
71 20 "Alex Russo, Matchmaker?" David DeLuise Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio July 2, 2010 322
When Harper and Zeke become partners on a science fair project, Alex decides to cast a spell to help spark their romance. Meanwhile, Justin worries that his project will expose his wizardry.
72 21 "Delinquent Justin" Mary Lou Belli Justin Varava July 16, 2010 323
As Justin is preparing the speech he will give at high school graduation, Alex gives him a graduation surprise - four years ago she magically duplicated him and sent his duplicate to college.
73 22 "Captain Jim Bob Sherwood" Jean Sagal Richard Goodman July 23, 2010 320
Justin wins a chance to write an issue of the Captain Jim Bob Sherwood comic book, but finds out that Alex will be the artist drawing the issue. When they bring the Captain to life, he wanders off and has an adventure in New York City.
74 23 "Wizards vs. Finkles" Victor Gonzalez Peter Dirksen July 30, 2010 325
When Harper's parents want to take her away to Romania to be part of their lounge act, Alex takes her place and finds out that show business is much harder than it looks.
75 24 "All About You-Niverse" Bob Koherr Marcus Alexander Hart August 20, 2010 326
When Alex discovers that she can create her own universe by going into the magic mirror in the lair, she enjoys how everyone agrees with all that she says and does. But when she gets locked in, she learns the true value of her parents' discipline.
75 25 "Uncle Ernesto" Bob Koherr Todd J. Greenwald August 27, 2010 327
When the Russo's invite Theresa's brother, Uncle Ernesto, over for Theresa's birthday dinner, the kids promise not to use magic in order to protect their wizard secret from being exposed.
77 26 "Moving On" Robbie Countryman Peter Murrieta September 10, 2010 324
When Alex and Harper witness a forlorn Justin moping around the Sub Station due to his depression over losing Juliet, they devise a plan to help. Alex magically transforms Harper into Juliet.
78 27 "Wizards Unleashed"
"Alex Saves Mason (Alternative) / Puppy Love (United Kingdom)"
Victor Gonzalez Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio (Part 1) October 1, 2010 328
Justin Varava (Part 2) 329
When Alex sees a news report on TV about a dog in the Poconos who is painting portraits of her, she thinks the dog might be Mason. Meanwhile, Harper tries to get Zeke to kiss her.
79 28 "Wizards Exposed" Bob Koherr Richard Goodman October 15, 2010 330
When the Russo's are captured by a government agency interested in studying them, they are at risk of being exposed as Wizards and must find a way to escape and save the other Wizards who have been captured.

Season 4 (2010-12)

No. in Series No. in Season Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production Code
80 1 "Alex Tells the World" Victor Gonzalez Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein November 12, 2010 401
The Russos return home from their captivity and Alex exposes magic in order to save the Wizards they left behind.
81 2 "Alex Gives Up" Victor Gonzalez Todd J. Greenwald November 27, 2010 402
When Max's popularity sky rockets with news that he may win the competition, he attracts the attention of the daughter of a wealthy Wizard Family. Alex and Mason learn they can't be together if she's a mortal and try to be just "friends."
82 3 "Lucky Charmed" Victor Gonzalez Justin Varava December 10, 2010 403
When Alex and Harper take Driver's Ed with Mr. Laritate, Alex accidentally crashes the car. Meanwhile Justin has a hard time handing over the Russo wizard robe to Max.
83 4 "Journey to the Center of Mason" Robbie Countryman Peter Dirksen December 17, 2010 404
Alex and Mason are working on being just friends when Alex's old boyfriend Dean arrives for a visit. When Mason attempts to eat Alex's ex, Max shrinks Dean.
84 5 "Three Maxes and a Little Lady" Victor Gonzalez Richard Goodman January 7, 2011 405
Jerry convinces Max to join a Sophisticated Wizard's Club, where he learns that he can choose the date for the wizard's competition since he's in the lead. Max then moves the date up!
85 6 "Daddy's Little Girl" Robbie Countryman Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein January 21, 2011 406
When Jerry begins to shower "Maxine" with lots of special attention, both Alex and Justin become jealous. Meanwhile, Zeke is under the impression that the Russos hate him and goes to great lengths to win back their affection.
86 7 "Everything's Rosie for Justin" Victor Gonzalez Justin Varava February 4, 2011 407
When a new girl, Rosie, joins Justin's class of delinquents, Alex insists that he kick her out when she proves to be awful at magic. But Alex learns that Rosie has as much of a crush on Justin as he has on her.
87 8 "Dancing with Angels" Victor Gonzalez Richard Goodman February 11, 2011 408
When Justin's plans to impress Rosie on their first date are ruined by the Russos, Rosie suggests that she take Justin somewhere special instead. Alex and Harper tag along and the group heads to an "Angels only" club in Los Angeles.
88 9 "Wizards vs. Angels" Victor Gonzalez Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio February 18, 2011 409
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When Justin's behaviour begins to change the more time he spends with Rosie, Alex becomes suspicious and seeks help from the Angel Realm. There she meets a Guardian Angel in training named Tina who reveals that Rosie is an Angel of Darkness.
89 10 "Back To Max" Guy Distad Todd J. Greenwald March 11, 2011 411
When Justin invites Professor Crumbs to come evaluate him, Alex panics that he'll discover Maxine!
90 11 "Zeke Finds Out" David DeLuise Peter Dirksen April 8, 2011 412
When Zeke takes up magic as a new hobby, Alex casts a spell on him to help him master his tricks.
91 12 "Magic Unmasked" David DeLuise Justin Varava May 13, 2011 413
When Alex realizes her favourite Luchador is retiring, she arranges a comeback match.
92 13 "Meet the Werewolves" Victor Gonzalez David Henrie June 17, 2011 415
Alex convinces Mason to let her meet his parents and is surprised when he claims she's a Werewolf!
93 14 "Beast Tamer" Victor Gonzalez Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein June 24, 2011 416
The kids win tickets to an upcoming Beast Taming event in the Wizard World!
94 15 "Wizard of the Year" Victor Gonzalez Richard Goodman July 8, 2011 417
Alex wins the Wizard of the Year award for saving the world from the Angels of Darkness.
95 16 "Misfortune at the Beach" Jody Margolin Hahn Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio July 24, 2011 420
While spending a day at the beach the Russo kids visit a wizard fortune teller and learn that Wizards' fortunes are always accurate. This sends Alex into a panic when her fortune tells her to say goodbye to her life!
96 17 "Wizards vs. Asteroid" Victor Gonzalez Peter Dirksen August 19, 2011 418
When NASA announces that there's an asteroid heading towards Earth, the Russo's prepare to take refuge in the Wizard World. But Alex has a change of heart and convinces her brothers that they must use magic to save all the non-wizards who can't escape.
97 18 "Justin's Back In" Guy Distad Todd J. Greenwald August 26, 2011 419
Justin focuses on getting himself back in the Wizard competition by preparing his delinquents to pass their Final exams. However, once submitted to the Wizard Review Board they discover that Felix didn't pass, thus holding them back.
98 19 "Alex the Puppetmaster" Victor Gonzalez Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein September 16, 2011 421
Now that they've graduated, Harper and Alex decide to move out and get their own apartment. In an effort to make money, they decide to put on a marionette show.
99 19 "My Two Harpers" Victor Gonzalez Manny Basanese September 30, 2011 422
Harper and Zeke finally admit that Alex's constant company is smothering them so Alex decides to make a clone of Harper to keep herself company. Meanwhile, Max helps Jerry make more money for the Sub Station by selling sandwiches to the Wizard World.
100 21 "Wizards of Apartment 13B" Guy Distad Justin Varava October 7, 2011 423
Alex and Harper move into their new apartment and are led to the magical "13th" floor by the elevator operator, Dexter, who is aware that Alex is a wizard. The girls throw a house warming party to meet other wizards who live in the building.
101 22 "Ghost Roommate" David DeLuise Richard Goodman October 14, 2011 424
Alex and Harper take in a ghost roommate named Lucy to help pay the rent. When Mason takes Lucy on a date, Alex quickly reunites her with the pilot boyfriend she lost to the Bermuda triangle.
102 23 "Get Along, Little Zombie" Victor Gonzalez Peter Dirksen October 21, 2011 425
Alex discovers that Mr. Laritate lives in the same building and must work with Mason to prevent him from turning into a zombie after he's been bitten by one.
103 24 "Wizards vs. Everything" Victor Gonzalez Gigi McCreery & Perry Rein October 28, 2011 426
After the discovery that the building's elevator operator is really Gorog, the leader of the Dark Realm, Alex and Justin find themselves trapped in the apartment building.
104 25 "Rock Around the Clock" Guy Distad Robert Boesel November 4, 2011 414
The Russos are in jeopardy of losing the Sub Station when the owner of the building, Leroy Hune, decides he wants to sell it. The kids use their powers to go back in time to convince Grandpa Russo not to sell the building.
105 26 "Harperella" Victor Gonzalez Richard Goodman & Justin Varava November 18, 2011 427
When Harper reads one of Alex's childhood wizard fairy tale books, Alex tries to warn her that the stories actually come to life and play out in real time.
106 27 "Who Will Be the Family Wizard" Victor Gonzalez Vince Cheung & Ben Montanio (Part 1) January 6, 2012 428
Todd J. Greenwald (Part 2) 429
After Alex meets her childhood hero, former professional wrestler Muy Macho, she finds out she's the reason he retired and convinces him to return to the ring. Meanwhile, Zeke persuades Justin to use his powers to make him the ultimate contender against Muy Macho. (Part 1)
The Russo's home and business are in jeopardy after a landlord who bought the building from Jerry's dad in the 50's threatens eviction, so the Russo's go back in time to save their home and the Sub Station. (Part 2)

Special (2013)

Title Directed by Written by Original air date
The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex Victor Gonzalez Vince Cheung, Ben Montanio & Dan Berendsen March 15, 2013


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Media
Wizards of Waverly PlaceWizards of Waverly Place: The MovieThe Wizards Return: Alex vs. AlexWizards on Deck with Hannah MontanaSoundtrackVideo GameDisney Channel All Star PartyThe Suite Life on DeckSpellbound
Characters
Alex RussoJustin RussoMax RussoHarper FinkleTheresa RussoJerry RussoZeke BeakermanHershel LaritateMason GreybackJuliet Van HeusenProfessor CrumbsHugh NormousDean MoriartyFelixMonotone WomanChancellor Rudy TootietootieSteve NicholsGigi HollingsworthThe WannabesRileyFrankie/JoeyKelbo RussoJoey • Conscience • RosieGorogTalia RobinsonMiranda HampsonT.J. TaylorOfficer Lamp • Officer Goblin • Dr. Evilini • Alfred • Ronald Longcape Sr.Ronald Longcape Jr. • Mr. Stuffleby • Alucard Van Heusen • Cindy Van Heusen • Frankengirl/Frankie Stein • The Mummy • MacGruder • Ogre • Chase RiprockBrad SherwoodJerko PhoenixSusanRuby DonahueIsabellaJenny MajorheelyJennette BrocolletiDaphneTutor HatchbackMegan Russo • Archie • Giselle • Javier • Conscience's Conscience • GeorgeWarren NicholsNancy LukeyLisa CucuyDominic • Carmela • Francesca • Evil Alex
Guest Characters: Zack MartinCody MartinLondon TiptonBailey PickettMarion Moseby
Episodes
Season 1: "Crazy 10-Minute Sale" • "First Kiss" • "I Almost Drowned in a Chocolate Fountain" • "New Employee" • "Disenchanted Evening" • "You Can't Always Get What You Carpet" • "Alex's Choice" • "Curb Your Dragon" • "Movies" • "Pop Me and We Both Go Down" • "Potion Commotion" • "Justin's Little Sister" • "Wizard School" • "The Supernatural" • "Alex in the Middle" • "Report Card" • "Report Card" • "Alex's Spring Fling" • "Quinceañera" • "Art Museum Piece"
Season 2: "Smarty Pants" • "Beware Wolf" • "Graphic Novel" • "Racing" • "Alex's Brother, Maximan" • "Saving WizTech" • "Harper Knows" • "Taxi Dance" • Baby Cupid" • "Make it Happen" • "Fairy Tale" • "Fashion Week" • "Helping Hand" • "Art Teacher" • "Future Harper" • "Alex Does Good" • "Hugh's Not Normous" • "Don't Rain on Justin's Parade – Earth" • "Family Game Night" • "Justin's New Girlfriend" • "My Tutor, Tutor" • "Paint By Committee" • "Wizard for a Day" • "Cast-Away (To Another Show)" • "Wizards vs. Vampires on Waverly Place" • "Wizards vs. Vampires: Tasty Bites" • "Wizards vs. Vampires: Dream Date" • "Wizards & Vampires vs. Zombies" • "Retest"
Season 3: "Franken Girl" • "Halloween" • "Monster Hunter" • "Three Monsters" • "Night at the Lazerama" • "Doll House" • "Marathoner Harper" • "Alex Charms a Boy" • "Wizards vs. Werewolves" • "Positive Alex" • "Detention Election" • "Dude Looks Like Shakira" • "Eat to the Beat" • "Third Wheel" • "The Good, the Bad, and the Alex" • "Western Show" • "Alex's Logo" • "Dad's Buggin' Out" • "Max's Secret Girlfriend" • "Alex Russo, Matchmaker?" • "Delinquent Justin" • "Captain Jim Bob Sherwood" • "Wizards vs. Finkles" • "All About You-Niverse" • "Uncle Ernesto" • "Moving On" • "Wizards Unleashed" • "Wizards Exposed"
Season 4: "Alex Tells the World" • "Alex Gives Up" • "Lucky Charmed" • "Journey to the Center of Mason" • "Three Maxes and a Little Lady" • "Daddy's Little Girl" • "Everything's Rosie for Justin" • "Dancing with Angels" • "Wizards vs. Angels" • "Back to Max" • "Zeke Finds Out" • "Alex Magic Unmasked" • "Meet the Werewolves" • "Beast Tamer" • "Wizard of the Year" • "Misfortune at the Beach" • "Wizards vs. Asteroid" • "Justin's Back In" • "Alex the Puppetmaster" • "My Two Harpers" • "Wizards of Apartment 13B" • "Ghost Roommate" • "Get Along, Little Zombie" • "Wizards vs. Everything" • "Rock Around the Clock" • "Harperella" • "Who Will Be the Family Wizard"
Objects
Alex's Wand • Justin's Wand • Max's Wand • Russo Portal
Locations
Waverly Sub Station • Russo Lair • The Loft • Tribeca PrepWizTech
Songs
Everything Is Not What It Seems • A Year Without Rain
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