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==Synopsis==
 
==Synopsis==
 
The reimagining of [[Joss Whedon]]’s groundbreaking hit series kicks off a brand new story arc as Team [[Slayer]] deals with the devastating consequences of [[Xander Harris (2019)|Xander]] becoming a [[vampire]]. [[Buffy Summers (2019)|Buffy]] and the [[Scooby Gang]] have lost one of their own to Team Vamp… but what if there’s a way to get their friend back? The Slayer will walk the line between responsibility and rampage as she searches for anything that’ll bring back her friend, balancing her quest with her duties as the Slayer while trying not to lose anyone else in the process. What do you do when your entire purpose is killing vampires and your friend just turned into one?<ref>[http://www.boom-studios.com/2019/05/23/buffy-loses-control-in-buffy-the-vampire-slayer-5-from-boom-studios/ "Buffy Loses Control in BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #5 From BOOM! Studios"]. ''[[Boom! Studios]]'', May 23, 2019. Retrieved May 23, 2019.</ref>
 
The reimagining of [[Joss Whedon]]’s groundbreaking hit series kicks off a brand new story arc as Team [[Slayer]] deals with the devastating consequences of [[Xander Harris (2019)|Xander]] becoming a [[vampire]]. [[Buffy Summers (2019)|Buffy]] and the [[Scooby Gang]] have lost one of their own to Team Vamp… but what if there’s a way to get their friend back? The Slayer will walk the line between responsibility and rampage as she searches for anything that’ll bring back her friend, balancing her quest with her duties as the Slayer while trying not to lose anyone else in the process. What do you do when your entire purpose is killing vampires and your friend just turned into one?<ref>[http://www.boom-studios.com/2019/05/23/buffy-loses-control-in-buffy-the-vampire-slayer-5-from-boom-studios/ "Buffy Loses Control in BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #5 From BOOM! Studios"]. ''[[Boom! Studios]]'', May 23, 2019. Retrieved May 23, 2019.</ref>
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==Continuity==
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*This story takes place in the morning following the previous issue.
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*Giles has called Willow, having her number since ''[[Welcome Back to the Hellmouth, Part Three]]''.
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*Buffy's cellphone is still under Spike and Drusilla's possession, taken from her in ''Welcome Back to the Hellmouth, Part Three''.
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*It's revealed that, despite Drusilla's promise to sire Xander (''[[Welcome Back to the Hellmouth, Part Four]]''), it was Spike who ultimately sired him.
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*Buffy visits the magic shop and gets the map to [[Anima Colligationem]] in ''[[Frenemies]]''.
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
 
===Individuals===
 
===Individuals===
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*[[Jennifer Calendar (2019)|Jennifer Calendar]]
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*[[Drusilla (2019)|Drusilla]]
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*[[Rupert Giles (2019)|Rupert Giles]]
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*[[Xander Harris (2019)|Xander Harris]]
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*[[Anya Jenkins (2019)|Anya Jenkins]] {{Om}}
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*[[Willow Rosenberg (2019)|Willow Rosenberg]]
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*[[Spike (2019)|Spike]]
 
*[[Buffy Summers (2019)|Buffy Summers]]
 
*[[Buffy Summers (2019)|Buffy Summers]]
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*[[Joyce Summers (2019)|Joyce Summers]]
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*[[Robin Wood (2019)|Robin Wood]] {{FBO}}
 
===Organizations and titles===
 
===Organizations and titles===
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*[[Scooby Gang]]
 
*[[Slayer]]
 
*[[Slayer]]
 
===Species===
 
===Species===
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===Locations===
 
===Locations===
 
*[[Sunnydale]]
 
*[[Sunnydale]]
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**[[1630 Revello Drive]]
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**[[The Bronze]] {{FBO}}
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**[[The Gallery]]
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**[[Hellmouth]] {{Om}}
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**Magic shop {{Om}}
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**[[Rupert Giles's apartment]]
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**[[Spike's crypt]] {{Om}}
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**[[Sunnydale High School]] {{OV}}
 
===Weapons and objects===
 
===Weapons and objects===
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*[[Anima Colligationem]] {{Om}}
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*[[Cross]] {{Om}}
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*[[Soul]] {{Om}}
 
*[[Stake]]
 
*[[Stake]]
   
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*Becca Carey’s variant cover homages ''[[Buffy the Vampire Slayer]]'' episode "[[Doppelgangland]]".
 
*Becca Carey’s variant cover homages ''[[Buffy the Vampire Slayer]]'' episode "[[Doppelgangland]]".
 
*Kaiti Infante’s variant covers connect with her own for [[Angel (2019) 1|''Angel'' #1]].
 
*Kaiti Infante’s variant covers connect with her own for [[Angel (2019) 1|''Angel'' #1]].
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*The "Daily School Bulletin" subsection of the "[[Sunnydale High Sentinel]]" mentions Vice Principal [[Snyder]], former president of the Chess Club [[Andrew Wells]], as well as Officer [[Winslow]].
   
 
==Gallery==
 
==Gallery==

Revision as of 19:05, June 5, 2019

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer #5 is the fifth issue of Buffy the Vampire Slayer (2019) comic book series. Written by Jordie Bellaire and illustrated by David López, it will be published by Boom! Studios on June 5, 2019.

Synopsis

The reimagining of Joss Whedon’s groundbreaking hit series kicks off a brand new story arc as Team Slayer deals with the devastating consequences of Xander becoming a vampire. Buffy and the Scooby Gang have lost one of their own to Team Vamp… but what if there’s a way to get their friend back? The Slayer will walk the line between responsibility and rampage as she searches for anything that’ll bring back her friend, balancing her quest with her duties as the Slayer while trying not to lose anyone else in the process. What do you do when your entire purpose is killing vampires and your friend just turned into one?[1]

Continuity

Appearances

Individuals

Organizations and titles

Species

Locations

Weapons and objects

Death count

  • Two vampires, staked by Buffy Summers.

Behind the scenes

Production

Gallery

Covers

Cover artwork

Preview

References

  1. "Buffy Loses Control in BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #5 From BOOM! Studios". Boom! Studios, May 23, 2019. Retrieved May 23, 2019.
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