Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Tales of the Slayers
Dark Horse Comics, Feb 11, 2002 - Juvenile Fiction - 80 pages
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is the latest in a long tradition of young women who've been trained to give their lives in the war against vampires. We've gotten glimpses of these other women over the years on T.V., in comics, and in books. Now for the first time, the writers from the television series, including the show's creator, Joss Whedon, and one of its stars, Amber "Tara" Benson, present the tales of these girls, with the help of comics' greatest artists. Gene Colan, co-creator of Marvel's Blade and Tomb of Dracula, returns to Dark Horse for the story of a young girl in 1970s New York, battling vampires. Tim Sale, artist of recent epics Batman: The Long Halloween and Superman for All Seasons teams with Joss Whedon for a grim tale of a medieval slayer. American comics legend P. Craig Russell (Dr. Strange, The Ring of the Nibelung) and international rising star Mira Friedmann (Actus Tragicus) also join the stellar lineup.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - regularguy5mb - LibraryThing
This is a great selection of tales from the Buffyverse. We get some real insight into what the life of the Slayer was through various generations. The tales are all great, but definite stand-outs ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ssadar - LibraryThing
Is evil supernatural in origin, or human? Is it created by societal pressures, or does it result from individual choice? These may be philosophical questions, but they have concrete applications: how we answer them determines how we go about fighting evil in the world. Read full review