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Viva Las Buffy! Act 4: The Big Fold is the fifty-fourth issue of the Buffy the Vampire Slayer Classic comic book series. Written by Scott Lobdell and Fabian Nicieza, and illustrated by Cliff Richards, it was originally published on February 26, 2003 by Dark Horse Comics.


Scott Lobdell and Fabian Nicieza wrap up Buffy's trip to the city of sin with part four of "Viva Las Buffy!": the first in a series of stories depicting events that occurred before everyone's favorite Slayer made her way to the happy little Hellmouth of Sunnydale. Meanwhile, in England, Rupert Giles finally uncovers the treachery surrounding his quest to become the newest Watcher.[1]

Behind the scenesEdit


  • The Big Fold was the 122nd best selling comic issue in its publishing month, with

15,036 sales in February 2003 at comic specialty stores.[2]



  1. "Buffy the Vampire Slayer #54 Viva Las Buffy (Part 4 of 4)". Dark Horse Comics. Retrieved October 15, 2019.
  2. "Top 300 Comics--February 2003". ICv2, January 24, 2003.
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