| 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.
|Play with Fire|
|Publication date||May 05–October 06, 1999|
|Published in||Dark Horse Extra #11–16|
|Published by||Dark Horse Comics|
- Giles talks about Willow’s initiation on spells, which she first performed in "Becoming, Part Two".
Organizations and Titles
Weapons and Objects
Rituals and Spells
- An unidentified vampire, staked by Rupert Giles.
- An unidentified vampire, staked by Buffy Summers.
- Five unidentified vampires, staked by Bryan.
Behind the Scenes
- It was originally published under the title Playing with Fire, in comic anthology Dark Horse Extra issues #11–16.
- The complete story is available at Dark Horse Comics website as an animation feature.
- Differently from other representations, at this point the comic issues had vampires also able to transform into green creatures with red eyes, pointy ears, a wide mouth, and long teeth. Although, this seems more like an artistic choice, not having direct consequence to the stories.
Pop Culture References
- Buffy compares Giles and Willow with the hosts of the morning talk show Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee.