Angel Comic Issue
After the Fall, Part One
Angel ATF 1
Publication date November 21, 2007
Published by IDW Publishing
Issue # 1
Pages 32
Creative Team
Written by Brian Lynch
Joss Whedon
Penciller(s) Franco Urru
Inker(s) Franco Urru
Colorist(s) Ilaria Traversi
publication order
first issue in series
After the Fall, Part Two
Angel ATF 1variant

"After the Fall, Part One" was the first issue of the Angel: After the Fall comic book mini-series, continuing the adventures of Angel and his companions after the fall of Los Angeles at the end of the TV series.


Following Angel and company's battle against Wolfram & Hart in "Not Fade Away", Los Angeles has literally been sent
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Angel flies over the destruction of Los Angeles on the back of his dragon.

to hell; human survivors are scattered in camps around the city, and Angel has taken up arms against the near-constant threat. Demon lords, including Burge, Lord of Downtown L.A., rule separate boroughs of the city. Angel, having tamed a dragon, rescues citizens from the destruction and sends them to Connor, Gwen, and Nina for sanctuary. Meanwhile, the deceased Wesley is now an incorporeal representative of Wolfram & Hart, and Gunn has been turned into a vampire.


The story is set after "Not Fade Away", but before "Aftermath".



Organizations and Titles




Weapons and Objects

Body Count

  • Burge's minions, burned by Cordelia (reversed)
  • Kr'ph's minions, killed by Team Gunn (reversed)
  • Kr'ph, killed by Gunn (reversed)
  • Burge's son, killed by Angel (reversed)
  • Three humans, killed by Burge's minions (reversed)
  • Five women, drained by Gunn (reversed)

Behind the Scenes


Pop Culture References

Cover Gallery


Angel - "And then Wolfram & Hart sent Los Angeles to hell."