|Publication date||March 22, 2017|
|Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 11 #5|
"Back to the Wall"
|Published by||Dark Horse Comics|
|Cover artist(s)|| Steve Morris|
|Letterer(s)|| Richard Starkings &|
Buffy is trying hard to keep things civil in the Safe Zone, but certain residents seem to be pushing for confrontations of any kind — and the death toll is rising. Buffy is not making any new friends. Meanwhile, Willow is doing all she can to get fellow Wiccans released from camp — and if that means magic, she has plenty to use.
- Buffy mentions her job experience from "Doublemeat Palace".
- Linda Martin (Only mentioned)
- Willow Rosenberg
- Lake Stevens
- Calliope Strachan
- Buffy Summers
- Dawn Summers (Only mentioned)
Organization and Titles
Weapons and Objects
Rituals and Spells
- Calming spell
Behind the Scenes
- The variant cover features a "deleted scene" from the issue, written by Christos Gage and art by Georges Jeanty.
Pop Culture References
- Buffy compares her treatment as a traitor to general Benedict Arnold, who switched sides to the British Army during the American Revolutionary War.
- Jordan calls Willow "no-longer-teenage-witch", a reference to Sabrina, the Teenage Witch.
- The variant cover features a demon that resembles fellow Dark Horse Comics character Hellboy. His appearance is an often cameo in Buffy the Vampire Slayer comics.