| The subject of this article is non-canonical.|
While created as part of licensed material, it has not been confirmed as part of the "real" Buffyverse.
|"Freaks & Geeks"|
|Publication date||June 01, 2016|
|Buffy: The High School Years #1|
first issue in series
"Glutton for Punishment"
|Published by||Dark Horse Comics|
|Writer(s)||Faith Erin Hicks|
|Editor(s)|| Freddye Miller &|
|Cover artist(s)||Scott Fischer|
|Colorist(s)|| Rod Espinosa &|
|Letterer(s)|| Richard Starkings &|
ComiCraft's Jimmy Betancourt
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.
- Buffy Summers
- Willow Rosenberg
- Xander Harris
- Rupert Giles
- Joyce Summers
- Cordelia Chase
- Harmony Kendall
- Angel (Only mentioned)
- Mr. Fraser (Only mentioned)
Organizations and Titles
- Sunnydale High School
- The Bronze (Only mentioned)
- 1630 Revello Drive
- Sunnydale Cemetery
Weapons and Objects
- Seven unidentified vampires, staked by Buffy.
- Lisel, Stephen, and Greg, sacrificed by Hester.
- Hester, killed by the unidentified demon.
- Unidentified demon, slayed by Buffy.
Behind the Scenes
- The title is a likely reference to the TV series Freaks and Geeks.
- Writer Faith Erin Hicks as well as artist Yishan Li debuts on Buffy the Vampire Slayer comics in this issue. This makes Freaks & Geeks the first issue to have female writer and illustrator working together, and the second story (after Sonnenblume).