This article is about the graphic novel. For the prose series, see Tales of the Slayer.


Tales of the Slayers is a graphic novel anthology of the Tales comic book meta-series. It was originally published on February 20, 2002 by Dark Horse Comics.

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

Buffy the Vampire Slayer is the latest in a long tradition of young women who've been trained to give their lives in the war against vampires. We've gotten glimpses of these other women over the years on T.V., in comics, and in books. Now for the first time, the writers from the television series, including the show's creator, Joss Whedon, and one of its stars, Amber "Tara" Benson, present the tales of these girls, with the help of comics' greatest artists. Gene Colan, co-creator of Marvel's Blade and Tomb of Dracula, returns to Dark Horse for the story of a young girl in 1970s New York, battling vampires. Tim Sale, artist of recent epics Batman: The Long Halloween and Superman for All Seasons teams with Joss Whedon for a grim tale of a medieval slayer. American comics legend P. Craig Russell (Dr. Strange, The Ring of the Nibelung) and international rising star Mira Friedmann (Actus Tragicus) also join the stellar lineup.[1]

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International titles[edit | edit source]

  • French: Chroniques des tueuses de vampires, Tome 1 (Chronicles of the Vampire Slayers, Volume 1)
  • German: Die Sage von der Jägerin, Band 1 (The Legend of the Slayer, Volume 1)
  • Italian: I Racconti delle Cacciatrici (The Tales of the Slayers)
  • Spanish (Spain): Historias de Cazadoras (Tales of Slayers)

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