Buffy Comic Site News & Updates

NEWS POSTED December 29, 2010

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Tales TPB Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Tales TPB Available This Week
Before Season Eight, Joss Whedon brought generations of Slayers and vampires to comics with the help of his acclaimed TV writing team and some of the best artists to ever grace the comics page. Now all those stories, plus selected stories from Season Eight, are collected in one deluxe hardcover with a new cover by Jo Chen.

Click Here for more information.

Angel #43 Angel #43 Solicitation
THE PENULTIMATE ISSUE OF IDW'S ANGEL SERIES! Time is quite literally running out for Angel. He must stop the ultimate Big Bad, Wolfram & Hart, and somehow get back to Connor before L.A. becomes a permanent demon farm. Can Illyria help, or is the sacrifice too great? Available March 30.

Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover.

Spike #6Spike #6 Solicitation
Why is Willow out of the Buffyverse and in Las Vegas with Spike? Why does she need to help Spike with? How are they going to deal with John and Wolfram & Hart and Drusilla? Plus, spaceships and bugs are coming! Available March.

Click Here to view Nick Runge's cover.

Buffy Season Eight News
SlayAlive posted an interview with Georges Jeanty regarding the events of Buffy Season Eight #39.

Buffyfest interviewed Buffy Season Eight motion comic creator, Jeff Shuter, in time for the release of the DVD/Blu-ray next week. Fox provided Whedonesque with an interview where Jo Chen chats about her cover art.

Dollhouse Comic Preview
Diamond Previews posted a one-page preview of the issue by artist Cliff Richards. Click Here to view the artwork.

NEWS POSTED December 19, 2010

Angel #40 Angel #40 Available Now
Zapped elsewhere, Angel discovers an old nemesis with a common foe, as James continues to turn L.A. into his own private demon farm. Can the enemy of his enemy be his friend, or is Angel about to get major league betrayed?

Click Here for more information. Jason Armstrong is the artist for this issue.

Comics Continuum has a five page preview of the issue.

Buffy Season Eight News
Buffy Season Eight #40Click Here to view a inked version of Geroges Jeanty's Buffy Season Eight #40 with an additional character on it not featured before.

Comic Book Resources went behind the scenes of Buffy #39 with Scott Allie and Georges Jeanty.

Anthony Stewart Head spoke about the events that transpired in the issue. Click Here to read.

SlayAlive posted potential artwork for Buffy Season Nine, which was shot down by Scott Allie.

Angel: Illyria - Haunted #2Angel: Illyria - Haunted #2 (of 4) Available Next Week
Illyria must complete a task before she can access the way to The Deeper Well, and she needs Spike's help to do it. What sort of trinket could a demon possibly need, and what will she find when she goes back 'home'? Click Here for more information.

Comic Book Resources posted preview pages along with a interview with writer Scott Tipton and artist Elena Casagrande.

Dollhouse Epitaphs Solicitation
Dollhouse EpitaphsHaving penned the show's final, post--apocalyptic episode, show writers Maurissa Tancharoen and Jed Whedon continue the tale of three survivors in a world overcome by a devastating technological virus. The wealthy and powerful could buy any kind of companionship at the Dollhouses, where the Rossum Corporation paid young people to have their minds wiped clean and be imprinted with computer--enhanced personalities and skills -- all according to a buyer's request. Now the technology has gone viral, wiping the minds of everyone it reached, turning them into mindless butchers. Those who've avoided the call must try to survive their friends and families if they hope to destroy Rossum and save the world. Available March 30.

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NEWS POSTED December 09, 2010

Spike #3 (of 8) Spike #3 Available This Week
A flame from the past is haunting Spike's present, and wreaking havoc in Las Vegas, which is already pretty overrun with demons and vampires and your garden variety sins and sinners. But nothing is never that simple when Drusilla is involved, and a new player is about to make things very... difficult for Spike and company.

Click Here for more information.

Buffy Season Eight News
TFAW.com interview with Scott Allie about Buffy Season 8 #39. Click Here to watch the three-partr interview.

Buffyfest goes behind the scenes for Buffy Season 8 #39 with a rare look at a portion of the first draft from the now infamous issue #39, written by Joss Whedon and Scott Allie. Click Here to read.

NEWS POSTED December 02, 2010

Buffy Season Eight #39Buffy Season Eight #39 Available
It's war, and there will be casualties not soon forgotten as Buffy faces her most fearsome enemy. Click Here for more information.

Buffyfest interviewed Editor Scott Allie about the (spoiler) events that took place in the issue.

Georges Jeanty participated in another round of Q&A questions with SlayAlive.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight Volume 8: Last Gleaming Solicitation
Buffy Volume 8: Last GleamingThe Season Finale is here, and Buffy must face the ultimate betrayal! Seems like a perfect time for Spike to come back. Series creator Joss Whedon writes the final story arc of Buffy Season 8, taking his greatest characters to places only he can! Teamed with series artist Georges Jeanty, Joss reunites the dysfunctional gang of Buffy, Angel, and Spike, in the thick of it together for the first time since Season 3, and gives the Scoobies their gravest challenge ever - defending reality itself from an onslaught of demons. It's the biggest Buffy finale ever! Click Here to view Jo Chen's cover.

Crown Prince SyndromeAngel HC Vol. 02 Crown Prince Syndrome Available This Week
Angel is back righting wrongs, but quickly discovers that one of the crew is not at all what he seems. When it's revealed that James is not only not an angel, but has demon farming plans for L.A., Angel must stop him. Except that Connor goes missing, Spike may not have a soul, and the demon warrior women may have something to do with at least some of it.

Click Here for more information.

Spike: The Devil You KnowSpike: The Devil You Know TPB Available This Week
While out and about (drinking, naturally) Spike gets in trouble over a girl (of course) and finds himself in the middle of a conspiracy that involves Hellmouths, blood factories, and demons. Just another day in Los Angeles, really. But when devil Eddie Hope gets involved, they might just kill each other before getting to the bad guys.

Click Here for more information.

Spike #6 (of 8)Spike #6 Nick Runge Cover
Nick Runge revealed his cover for Spike #6 Here.

Brian Lynch revealed Stephen Mooney's depiction Willow from Spike #5, entitled "Bed Knobs and Boomsticks." Click Here to view Stephen Mooney's artwork.

NEWS POSTED November 20, 2010

Angel #42Angel #42 Solicitation
Illyria finds Angel in deep trouble, and Angel finds Illyria... altered. The two of them must confront Wolfram & Hart, and the Big Bad, if they have any hope of rescuing L.A. Of course, it's not nearly that simple, and Illyria must make a sacrifice so Angel can do what he does best: be a hero. Available February 2011.

Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover.

Spike #5 (of 8)Spike #5 (of 8) Solicitation
When the going gets tough, the tough call in a witch. FEATURING... WILLOW!

Available February 2011.

Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover. Click Here to view Nick Runge's cover.

Angel: Illyria #4 (of 4)Angel: Illyria #4 (of 4) Solicitation
Reclaiming some of what she had lost, Illyria must choose between what she was and who she could become. Her choice comes at a price... as well as a final farewell she never thought she'd make. Available February 2011.

Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover.

Angel: The John Byrne CollectionAngel: After the Fall Premiere Edition, VOL. 1 Solicitation
Issues #1-17 of Angel: After the Fall are collected here, in this Premiere Edition hardcover! Dive in as series writer Brian Lynch and Angel overlord Joss Whedon tell the tale of what happened to Angel & Co. on the night that WOLFRAM & HART sent their minions into the alley in "Not Fade Away." Available February 2011.

Click Here to view Tony Harris' cover.

NEWS POSTED November 17, 2010

Angel #39Angel #39 Available Now
'The Wolf, the Ram, and the Heart' Now that all the weirdness has been explained, Angel and company are looking to get back to what they do best. Except an old enemy with the letters W & H comes back, Angel gets transported, and a whole new can of demony worms is opened. Literally.

Buffyfest posted a 5 page preview of the issue.

Buffyverse Reviews interviewed Mariah Huehner and posted a review of Angel #39.

NEWS POSTED November 12, 2010

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: TalesBuffy: Tales TPB Cover Revealed
Dark Horse Comics provided io9.com with an exclusive first glimpse at the cover of the upcoming Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Tales anthology. The cover feature the series' bizarre love triangle illustrated by Buffy cover artist Jo Chen. The collection hits stores January 19, 2011.

In other news, Comic Book Resources posted a six page preview of Buffy Season Eight #39.

Buffy Season Eight lunchboxes and pint glasses announced for next May
Buffy LunchboxAfter the end of the television series, Dark Horse and creator Joss Whedon teamed up to keep Sunnydale's favorite daughter alive and well in comic-book format. Dark Horse has delved into the rich archive of Jo Chen's award-winning cover art to bring the latest in our line of acclaimed accoutrements -- a shiny new Buffy lunch box and a four-pack of 16 oz. glasses!

Lunch Box and Pint Glass Set are both in stores on May 25.

NEWS POSTED November 09, 2010

Buffy #39 Jo ChenBuffy Season Eight #39 Jo Chen Full Cover Uncensored
Jo Chen's cover for Buffy Season Eight #39 was revealed at i09.com. Scott Allie spoke to Buffyfest about why it was censored.

In other news, Buffy Season 8 Vol 6 'Retreat' was reported as coming seventh in Amazon's top ten best selling comic books of the year.

Georges Jeanty spoke with Comic Book Resources about the recent released Buffy #38.

lllyria: Haunted #1 Available This Week
llyria: Haunted #1Re-born out of tragedy, older than time, Illyria has been one of the most mysterious and alien members of Team Angel since her resurrection. Infected with the memories of those who loved Fred, Illyria now struggles with the burden of her guilt. Seeking out help from Angel and Spike, Illyria begins a quest that will take her back into her past, and face the consequences of being made whole again in a world she does not belong in. Newsarama posted an eight page preview.

Buffyfest posted a preview artwork for the issue.

Spike #2 Available This Week
Spike #2Spike takes in all Las Vegas has to offer-the gambling, the women, and a hit new show called Cirque de No Slay. Yes, somebody's made a show about Spike's life, but they're rewriting history. Who's responsible? The answer to that isn't half as shocking as how Spike handles it. Get ready for the ultimate battle of Spike vs. Evil! From the fan-favorite Angel: After the Fall team of Lynch and Urru! ' Guest-starring Spike: Asylum's Tok, Beck, and Betta George! ' Still coming soon... Willow!

Buffyfest posted a 5 page preview of the issue.

Serenity: DowntimeUSA Today/DH:HD Serenity: Downtime Web Comic
In the latest installment of the USA Today exclusive DH:HD program, Zack Whedon presents Serenity: Downtime, an eight page web comic.

 

NEWS POSTED November 04, 2010

Buffy #38Buffy Season Eight #38 Available
The finale of Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight is in full effect, and you won't want to miss a single beat of Joss Whedon and Georges Jeanty's fateful conclusion years in the making. Click Here for more information.

Georges Jeanty participated in a Q&A with SlayAlive about Buffy #37.

Click Here to view a six page preview of the issue.

Serenity: The Shepherd’s Tale Available Now
Serenity: The Shepherd’s TaleOne of Serenity's greatest mysteries is finally revealed in Shepherd's Tale, filling in the life of one of the show's most beloved characters--Shepherd Book! Click Here for more information.

Dark Horse HD will be presenting a new Serenity tale: "Downtime," which will be available online for free on Monday, November 8th.

Zach Whedon spoke with Dark Horse on Facebook about writing the story.

NEWS POSTED October 27, 2010

Angel #38Angel Aftermath #38 Available
Death. Destruction. Destiny. None of these can compare with the betrayal Team Angel is about to face, the old enemy that's about to re-surface, and the epic showdown Angel and Connor are going to have to tackle together. And someone other than the readers finally wonders, just what the hell is really up with Spike? Click Here to view David Messina's cover.

BuffyFest interviewed Mariah Huehner and David Tischman about wrapping up Bill Willingham's arc.

NEWS POSTED October 24, 2010

Angel #41Angel #41 Solicitation
Angel quickly adapts to his new situation, only to discover that Wolfram & Hart and James are the least of his worries, as someone unexpected decides it’s time to stop playing nice. Meanwhile, Connor and the gang are under attack at the new headquarters from yet another threat… Available January 2011.

Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover.

Spike #4 (of 8)Spike #4 (of 8) Solicitation
Spike’s reunion with Drusilla is nothing short of explosive, especially considering her new lover thinks Spike has something he needs. Meanwhile, Las Vegas continues to deal with even more weirdness as Wolfram & Hart tries to get around Team Spike. Bring on the pyrokinetic and the psychic fish to save the day! Available January 2011.

Click Here to view Franco Urru's cover.

Angel: Illyria #3 (of 4)Angel: Illyria #3 (of 4) Solicitation
The Deeper Well—something about the name fills everyone with dread, even Illyria. The last time she was there, she was entombed in essence only, a prisoner. Now she must face the new protector of the well and its minions and she won’t stop until she gets the answers she’s looking for... Available January 2011.

Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover.

Angel: The John Byrne CollectionAngel: The John Byrne Collection Solicitation
Comics industry legend John Byrne dove headfirst into the Angel-verse, bringing his brand of no-nonsense, straight-at-the-gut brand of storytelling and visuals to the tales of this beloved, brooding hero. This collection includes the two-part Angel vs. Frankenstein, the four-part Blood and Trenches, as well as the four-page Lorne story Byrne illustrated in After the Fall: First Night. Available January 2011. Click Here to view John Byrne's cover.

Angel: After the Fall #1Angel: After the Fall #1 Hundred Penny Press Edition Solicitation
Starting this month through all of 2011, two different Hundred Penny Press editions that cost you, well, only 100 pennies! For your buck here, get the extra-length story that kicked off the Whedon-Lynch-Urru masterwork, Angel: After the Fall! Picking up where the TV series left off, this epic debut sees Angel—along with the City of Angels—cast into Hell! Available January 2011.

Click Here to view Tony Harris's cover.

NEWS POSTED October 14, 2010

Spike #1 (of 8)Spike #1 (of 8) Available Now
The fan-favorite Angel team of Brian Lynch and artist Franco Urru are back! And this time, it's all about Spike. He's out on his own, away from Angel's watchful eye, and in charge of his own destiny. Lover, fighter, vampire with a soul, he's kick-starting his biggest adventure yet. Damsels, prepare to be saved and wooed! Forces of evil, get ready to be destroyed and mocked! Featuring guest-appearances by Angel, Illyria, and a face from the past seeking to destroy his future! Click Here for more information.

Angel vs. Frankenstein IIAngel vs. Frankenstein II Available Now
More than a century ago, Angelus faced a monster born out of one man's nightmares. He thought it was destroyed, but now, on the streets of New York in the 1920s, Angel finds it alive and hungering for revenge.

Click Here for more information.

Buffy Season 8 #37Serenity: The Shepherd’s Tale Preview
Wired.com posted an 8 page preview of the new Serenity comic which spotlights the mysterious minister Shepherd Book.

In other Serenity news, Newsarama has more about the Dark Horse digital comics initiative with USA Today, including a suggestion of what to expect (and not expect) from the Serenity edition.

Buffy Season Eight News
A six page preview of Buffy Season Eight #38 has been posted. Click Here to view.

Comic Book Resources went behind the scenes of Buffy Season 8 #37 with Scott Allie.

NEWS POSTED October 11, 2010

Buffy the Vampire Slayer #40Buffy Season Eight #40 "Last Gleaming" Solicitation
Season Eight has at last brought Buffy the long way home, and betrayal comes in the shape of the closest, most unexpected individual of all. Reeling from their losses, the Scoobies will never be the same again. Series creator Joss Whedon and series artist Georges Jeanty bring you the biggest Buffy finale ever! Available January 05.

Click Here to view Jo Chen's cover. Click Here to view Georges Jeanty's cover.

Buffy Season Eight News
The Dark Horse panel at NY Comic Con revealed that Buffy Season 9 will likely start in August 2011, with Angel, Spike and Willow getting their own spinoff titles, and possibly Faith as well?

Scott Allie spoke with BuffyFest at NYCC 2010 about Buffy Season Eight and the Whedonverse.

Scott Allie was also interviewed by Tor.com about the end of Buffy Season 8 and what's in store for Season 9.

Dark Horse Editor Sierra Hahn spoke with BuffyFest about working on the Whedonverse titles, and briefly discusses what's coming up in Buffy #39.

Angel #42Angel @ IDW News
BuffyFest reported on Chris Ryall's announcements about the future of the Angel property at IDW. Click Here to see a video transscript and images of upcoming Angel, Spike and Illyria covers.

The writers of Angel's final arc at IDW, Mariah Huehner & David Tischman, talked about the end of Angel at IDW with BuffyFest.

Fray iTunesJoss Whedon's Fray #1 Available on iTunes
Joss Whedon, the creator of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Dr. Horrible and Serenity, made his comics debut with this epic series! This was Whedon's comic writing debut, and now the first issue is available for your Apple mobile device! Click Here to purchase.

Dollhouse Joss Whedon's Dollhouse News
Scott Allie announced at New York Comic Con that the comic book treatment of Joss Whedon's "Dollhouse" would continue. Initially starting as a small story to be inserted in the 'Dollhouse' season 2 DVD, Dollhouse will have a one-shot in April and a miniseries after that, written by Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen, and will be set in a future Los Angeles after the Dollhouse technology has reduced the city to ruins.

Click Here for more information.

Serenity News
An 8-page Serenity webcomic titled 'Downtime' will be published on the USA Today website. The story will be written by Zack Whedon and drawn by Chris Samnee, and will be online later this year. Click Here for more information.

NEWS POSTED October 05, 2010

Buffy the Vampire Slayer #37Buffy Season Eight #37 "Last Gleaming" Available This Week
Joss Whedon and Georges Jeanty launch readers into the finale of Buffy Season Eight, promising more adventure, twists, and turns. Bonds are tested, lives altered, and oh!-the fate of humanity hangs in the balance.

Comic Book Resources posted a 6-page preview of the issue. In other news, Georges Jenaty spoke to SlayAlive about Buffy Season Eight #36.

Buffy Season Eight #39Buffy Season Eight #39 Cover Revealed
A portion of Jo Chen's cover to Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight #39 "Last Gleaming" was posted online at BuffyFest.

The remainder of the cover is top secret, and won't be revealed until after #38 comes out in November.

Buffy Season Eight Volume 7: Twilight TPBBuffy Season Eight Volume 7: Twilight TPB Available This Week
Buffy Summers and her Slayer army have suffered heavy losses throughout Season Eight and faced scores of threats new and old, but the one mystery connecting it all has been the identity of the Big Bad-Twilight! This volume also features two stories from series creator and executive producer Joss Whedon! Collects Buffy Season Eight #31 - #35, and the Willow one-shot!

Click Here for more information.

Spike #1 New York Comic ConSpike #1 to get exclusive New York Comic Con cover
Spike #1 gets the wrap-around cover treatment, boasting an all-new cover by Franco urru. The convention exclusive edition cover will be available at the IDW booth from the 8th to 10th of October at New York Comic Con. Click Here to view.

NEWS POSTED September 29, 2010

Angel Aftermath #37Angel #37 Delayed To This Week
Soul-Eaters. Demon armies. Dusting limbs. Prophecies run amock. The Angel-verse is always a little bit strange. But with Connor's life in danger, Angel must step up and take back his city. The only problem? It may already be too late!

Buffyfest posted an exclusive five page look. Writer and editor, Mariah Huehner talked about the issue in an interview with Buffyfest.

Click Here to view David Messina's cover.

NEWS POSTED September 22, 2010

Spike The Devil You Know #4Spike The Devil You Know #4 Available This Week
Trading quips along with punches, Spike and Eddie Hope make a laster desperate effort to save Los Angeles and stop some hostile demons from setting up shop with their baby Hellmouths. Which is all in a day's work until something goes horribly wrong.

Comics Continuum has posted a five page preview.

NEWS POSTED September 20, 2010

Angel #40Angel #40 Solicitation
Zapped...elsewhere, Angel discovers an old nemesis with a common foe, as James continues to turn L.A. into his own private demon farm. Can the enemy of his enemy be his friend, or is Angel about to get major league betrayed?

Available December 2010. Click Here to view Nick Runge's cover. Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover.

Angel: Crown Prince Syndrome HC Solicitation Angel: The Crown Prince Syndrome HC
Angel is back righting wrongs, but quickly discovers that one of the crew is not at all what he seems. When it's revealed that James is not only not an angel, but has demon farming plans for L.A., Angel must stop him. Except that Connor goes missing, Spike may not have a soul, and the demon warrior women may have something to do with at least some of it.

Available December 2010. Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover.

Angel: Illyria #2Angel: Illyria #2 (of 4) - Haunted Solicitation
Illyria must complete a task before she can access the way to The Deeper Well, and she needs Spike’s help to do it. What sort of trinket could a demon possibly need, and what will she find when she goes back “home”?

Available December 2010. Click Here to view Elena Casagrande's cover. Click Here to view Jenny Frison's cover.

Spike #3Spike #3 (of 8) Solicitation
A flame from the past is haunting Spike's present, and wreaking havoc in Las Vegas, which is already pretty overrun with demons and vampires and your garden variety sins and sinners. But nothing is never that simple when Drusilla is involved, and a new player is about to make things very... difficult for Spike and company.

Available December 2010. Click Here to view Elena Casagrande's cover. Click Here to view Franco Urru's cover.

Spike: The Devil You Know TPBSpike: The Devil You Know TPB Solicitation
While out and about (drinking, naturally) Spike gets in trouble over a girl (of course) and finds himself in the middle of a conspiracy that involves Hellmouths, blood factories, and demons. Just another day in Los Angeles, really. But when devil Eddie Hope gets involved, they might just kill each other before getting to the bad guys.

Available December 2010. Click Here to view Franco Urru's cover.

NEWS POSTED September 15, 2010

Buffy Season Eight #39Buffy Season Eight #39 "Last Gleaming" Solicitation
It's war, and there will be casualties not soon forgotten as Buffy faces her most fearsome enemy. Buffy creator Joss Whedon and series artist Georges Jeanty join forces for the most emotional issue to date as they approach the finale of Season Eight.

Click Here to view Georges Jeanty's cover. Available December 01.

Buffy Season Eight/Spike News
BuffyFest talked to Jane Espenson about her Buffy Season Eight "Retreat" arc and Riley One-SHot among other subjects.

Brian Lynch talked to Comic Book Resources about his upcoming Spike mini-series.

NEWS POSTED September 11, 2010

Don't get Emo, Get EveBuffy Season Eight News
"Don't get Emo, Get Even" declares this newest in a series of comical teasers from Dark Horse Comics for Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season 8. Check it out at Newsarama.

In other news, Scott Allie speaks to FEARnet about the Buffy, Angel, Dollhouse, Serenity and The Cabin in the Woods comic books.

Georges Jeanty's SpikeSite News
The Trivia section of the site has been updated with listing of the Buffyverse comics in chronological order. Check out the Chronological Timeline. It's been broken down into six sub-pages: Pre-History, Year One & Seasons One-Three, Seasons Four-Five, Season Six-Seven, Angel: After the Fall, Season Eight.

Did we miss something? Let Us Know and we'll insert it into the Trivia.

NEWS POSTED September 08, 2010

Angel #40IDW's Angel Finale "The Wolf, the Ram, and the Heart" News
David Tischman and Mariah Huehner discussed with Comic Book Resources what the last six issues of Angel will be like.

In other news, Scott Tipton and Elena Casagrande, current writer and artist of Angel respectively, were interviewed by Buffyverse Comic Reviews.

Buffy Season Eight News
Georges Jeanty was interviewed by TFAW.com at Dragon*Con 2010 regarding the conclusion of Buffy Season Eight. Dragon Con also posted a video of the Buffy Season 8: Looking Back panel, in which Buffy artist Georges Jeanty and editor Scott Allie discuss that Georges had wanted to bring Kristy Swanson’s likeness into Season 8 as Buffy’s–older sister and that Dark Horse has settled on an artist for Angel.

In other news, Comic Book Resources took a look behind-the-scenes of Buffy Season Eight at "The Return of Spike."

Issue 1 of the Buffy Season 8 Motion Comic is now available on the iTunes UK store.

Georges Jeanty's GilesSite News
The Trivia section of the site has been updated with loads of new Wikipedia-worthy factoids about stuff you may or may not have known about the Buffy and Angel comics. Sections include "Pop Culture Cameos," "General Trivia/Story Behind A Certain Issue or Image," "Cover Homages to Pop Culture References", "Cover Variants," and a "By-The Numbers" list of how many Buffy/Angel comics certain writers and artists have contributed to.

Did we miss something? Let Us Know and we'll insert it into the Trivia.

NEWS POSTED September 02, 2010

Buffy the Vampire Slayer #37Uncensored Buffy Season Eight #37 Cover Revealed
A "censored" version of this cover had been had already been released, but io9 posted the true cover featuring Season One big bad, The Master.

SlayAlive released an exclusive interview with Dark Horse editor Scott Allie to celebrate the release of Buffy Season Eight #36.

Spike Ongoing Series News
Coming in early October courtesy of Lynch and Urru, IDW editor Chris Ryall posted a five page preview of the Spike ongoing series on his blog.

NEWS POSTED September 1, 2010

Buffy the Vampire Slayer #36Buffy Season Eight #36 "Last Gleaming" Available This Week
Joss Whedon writes the final five issues of Buffy Season 8, taking his greatest characters to places only he can take them! Teamed with series artist Georges Jeanty, Joss counts down to the biggest Buffy final ever--and it starts right here!

Comic Book Resources has a five page preview of the issue.

Spike: The Devil You Know #3Spike: The Devil You Know #3 Available This Week
Reluctant teammates Spike and Eddie Hope are having a hell of time getting information out of the demon world about their newest nemesis and her agenda. They're also having a hard time not strangling each other. But a high stakes card game, some new Hellmouth problems, and a really big killer demon, could force them to have to get along in a hurry.

Click Here to view a five page preview.

Angel: After the Fall #40Whedonverse Comics News
Mariah Huehner and David Tischman, the new writers of Angel's final arc at IDW were interviewed by Buffyfest podcast at Comic Con.

io9 gives a look at a few pages of the new forthcoming Dr. Horrible comic by Zack Whedon.

Georges Jeanty will be releasing a fourth Buffy Season 8 Sketchbook, collecting behind the scenes material from issues #16-25 of Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 8 comic. Click Here to order.

Angel Barbary Coast TPBAngel: Barbary Coast TPB Available This Week
The recently souled Angel is on a quest for a 'cure' in San Francisco when, of course, something goes horribly wrong. Seeking out a Chinese healer, Angel encounters a mysterious girl with a strange tattoo, and quickly learns that life in early 1900s America is full of surprises...

Click Here to view more information.

Dr. Horrible TPBDr. Horrible and Other Horrible Stories TPB Available This Week
Based on the Emmy Award-winning web series Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, this collection of stories written by Zack Whedon (Deadwood, Fringe) chronicles some of the earliest adventures in the lives of archenemies Captain Hammer and Dr. Horrible.

Click Here to view more information.

Illyria #1 Variant Illyria #1 Cover Revealed
IDW editor Chris Ryall posted the variant cover by Elena Casagrande to issue #1 of the Illyria mini coming this winter. Click Here to view.

In other news, Tom Lenk, who portrayed 'Andrew' on Buffy the Vampire Slayer visited to Dark Horse Comics on behalf of Nerdist.

Buffy Season Eight News
Dark Horse editor Scott Allie spoke with SlayAlive about the end of Season Eight and the beginning of Season Nine.

Buffyfest caught up with Brian at San Diego Comic Con and spoke to him about the upcoming Spike series.

Mariah Huehner talked with Buffyfest about the Spike reveal in Angel Aftermath #35.

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