That’ll put marzipan in your pie plate, bingo. Preview eight pages from the Buffy: the High School Years comics trade paperback, Freaks & Geeks, from Dark Horse. The comics are inspired by Joss Whedon’s Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV series, starring Sarah Michelle Gellar, Nicholas Brendon, Alyson Hannigan, and Anthony Stewart Head.
Buffy: the High School Years; Freaks & Geeks is set during the slayer’s first year at good old Sunnydale High. It is written by Faith Erin Hicks. Yishan Li is the artist, with Rod Espinosa as colorist. The TPB was released this week and is available for purchase. Find your local comic shop at Dark Horse.
Dark Horse says:
BUFFY: THE HIGH SCHOOL YEARS–FREAKS & GEEKS TPB
For a Slayer, high school is hell!
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is back in classic action in a tale set during her first year at Sunnydale High School! Burdened with the stress of a new school, making new friends, and sleepless nights spent slaying the undead, Buffy becomes the target of a group of nerdy vampires hoping to climb the vampire social ladder.
- Eisner Award–winning author Faith Erin Hicks (The Adventures of Superhero Girl)!
- Set during Season 1 of the television series.
“They’re bringing the angst, the action, and the cool to Buffy the Vampire Slayer!” —Bleeding Cool.
Writer: Faith Erin Hicks
Artist: Yishan Li
Colorist: Rod Espinosa
Cover Artist: Scott Fischer
Genre: Action/Adventure, Horror, Science-Fiction
Publication Date: June 01, 2016
Format: FC, 80 pages; TPB, 6” x 9”
Age range: 10
What do you think? Do you still miss the Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV show? Have you kept up with the Scooby Gang via the comics? Do you even want marzipan in your pie plate? Tell us.