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{{ComicIssue
| coverA = Tales of the Vampires 4.jpg
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|coverA = Tales of the Vampires 4.jpg
| released = March, 2004
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|released = March, [[2004]]
| pages = 32
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|pages = 32
| series = [[Tales of the Vampires (series)|Tales of the Vampires]]
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|series = [[Tales of the Vampires (series)|Tales of the Vampires]]
| number = 4
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|number = 4
| previous = [[Tales of the Vampires, Part Three]]
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|previous = [[Tales of the Vampires, Part Three]]
| next = [[Tales of the Vampires, Part Five]]
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|next = [[Tales of the Vampires, Part Five]]
| publisher = [[Dark Horse Comics]]
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|publisher = [[Dark Horse Comics]]
| writer = [[Joss Whedon]] <small>(framing story)</small>
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|writer = [[Joss Whedon]]<small> (framing story)</small><br />[[Jane Espenson]]<small> (''[[Dust Bowl]]'')</small><br />[[Ben Edlund]]<small> (''[[Taking Care of Business]]'')</small>
| penciller = [[Alex Sanchez]] <small>(framing story)</small>
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|penciller = [[Alex Sanchez]]<small> (framing story)</small><br />[[Jeff Parker]]<small> (''Dust Bowl'')</small><br />Ben Edlund<small> (''Taking Care of Business'')</small>
| editor = [[Scott Allie]]
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|editor = [[Scott Allie]]
| coverart = [[Ben Edlund]]<br/>[[Michelle Madsen]]
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|coverart = [[Ben Edlund]]<br />[[Michelle Madsen]]
| inker = [[Derek Fridolfs]] <small>(framing story)</small>
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|inker = [[Derek Fridolfs]]<small> (framing story, ''Taking Care of Business'')</small>
| colorist = [[Michelle Madsen]] <small>(framing story)</small>
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|colorist = [[Michelle Madsen]]<small> (framing story)</small><br />[[David Nestelle]]<small> (''Taking Care of Business'')</small>
| letterer = [[Annie Parkhouse]] <small>(framing story)</small>
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|letterer = [[Annie Parkhouse]]<small> (framing story, ''Taking Care of Business'')</small>
| coverB =
 
 
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'''"Tales of the Vampires, Part Four"''' is the fourth issue in the ''[[Tales of the Vampires (series)|Tales of the Vampires]]'' mini-series.
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'''''{{PAGENAME}}''''' is the fourth issue in the "[[Tales of the Vampires (series)|Tales of the Vampires]]" mini-series. It contains a frame story of same title, as well as the short stories ''[[Dust Bowl]]'' and ''[[Taking Care of Business]]''.
 
==Short Stories==
 
The issue contains a framing story, about which more information can be found below, as well as two short stories focusing on different [[Vampires]] through time. More information such as synopsis, continuity, appearances, behind the scenes, and quotes can be found on the individual pages for the separate stories:
 
*"[[Dust Bowl]]"
 
*"[[Taking Care of Business]]"
 
   
 
==Synopsis==
 
==Synopsis==
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In [[Joss Whedon]]’s continuing serial, a group of precocious young [[Watchers]] is schooled on the mysteries and treacheries of [[vampires]]. [[Ben Edlund]], creator of ''The Tick'' and current staff writer on Whedon’s ''[[Angel (series)|Angel]]'' show, returns to comics with a cover and a story this issue, once again pointing to Whedon’s world as the ultimate melting pot of TV and comic books.<ref>[https://www.darkhorse.com/Comics/12-917/ "Tales of the Vampires #4"]. ''[[Dark Horse Comics]]''. Retrieved December 18, 2017.</ref>
 
==Continuity==
 
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
 
===Individuals===
 
===Individuals===
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*[[Dunworthy]]
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*[[Sophie Downs]]
 
*[[Edna Fairweather]]
 
*[[Edna Fairweather]]
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*[[James (Watcher)]]
 
*[[Roche]]
 
*[[Roche]]
*[[Sophie Downs]]
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*[[Roger (Watcher)]]
 
===Organizations and Titles===
 
===Organizations and Titles===
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*[[Watcher]]
 
*[[Watchers Council]]
 
*[[Watchers Council]]
*[[Watcher]]
 
 
===Species===
 
===Species===
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*[[Human]]
 
*[[Vampire]]
 
*[[Vampire]]
*[[Human]]
 
===Events===
 
 
===Locations===
 
===Locations===
*England
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*[[England]]
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**[[Watchers Academy]]
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*[[France]] {{FBO}}
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**Rouen {{FBO}}
 
===Weapons and Objects===
 
===Weapons and Objects===
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*[[Stake]]
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*[[Cross]]
   
 
==Death Count==
 
==Death Count==
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None
   
 
==Behind the Scenes==
 
==Behind the Scenes==
===Trivia===
 
 
===Collections===
 
===Collections===
*[[Tales of the Vampires (TPB)|Tales of the Vampires]]
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*"[[Tales of the Vampires (TPB)|Tales of the Vampires]]"
*[[Tales (HC)|Tales]]
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*"[[Tales (HC)|Tales]]"
===Pop Culture References===
 
 
==Quotes==
 
{{QuoteBlock
 
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==Gallery==
 
===Previews===
 
<gallery captionalign="left" widths="120">
 
</gallery>
 
   
==References==
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{{References}}
<small><references/></small>
 
   
 
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{{DEFAULTSORT:Tales of the Vampires 4}}
[[Category:Tales of the Vampires]]
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[[Category:Tales]]

Revision as of 22:11, December 18, 2017


Tales of the Vampires, Part Four is the fourth issue in the "Tales of the Vampires" mini-series. It contains a frame story of same title, as well as the short stories Dust Bowl and Taking Care of Business.

Synopsis

In Joss Whedon’s continuing serial, a group of precocious young Watchers is schooled on the mysteries and treacheries of vampires. Ben Edlund, creator of The Tick and current staff writer on Whedon’s Angel show, returns to comics with a cover and a story this issue, once again pointing to Whedon’s world as the ultimate melting pot of TV and comic books.[1]

Appearances

Individuals

Organizations and Titles

Species

Locations

Weapons and Objects

Death Count

None

Behind the Scenes

Collections


  1. "Tales of the Vampires #4". Dark Horse Comics. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
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