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While created as part of licensed material, it has not been confirmed as part of the "real" Buffyverse continuity.
The Death of Buffy, Part Three is the forty-fifth issue of the Buffy the Vampire Slayer Classic comic book series. Written by Tom Fassbender and Jim Pascoe, and illustrated by Cliff Richards, it was originally published on June 5, 2002 by Dark Horse Comics.
Synopsis[edit | edit source]
Buffy is dead. A horde of lizard-demons plan to resurrect their fallen leader and paint the town blood red. Can Buffy's friends face the threat without a Slayer to defend them? Willow finds that she can learn a great deal from these reptilian mystics. And if there's going to be one resurrection, why can't there be two?
Continuity[edit | edit source]
- This story presents the aftermath of Buffy's death in "The Gift", until the events of her resurrection in "Bargaining, Part One".
- Coma suggests Africa to Spike as a place to "cut [him] up," as he indeed goes to seek his soul ("Villains").
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Individuals[edit | edit source]
- Doc (Only mentioned)
- Rupert Giles
- Alexander Harris
- Anya Jenkins
- Tara Maclay
- Willow Rosenberg
- Buffy Summers
- Dawn Summers
Organizations and titles[edit | edit source]
Species[edit | edit source]
Locations[edit | edit source]
Weapons and objects[edit | edit source]
- Behavior-Modification Circuitry (Only mentioned)
- Ezekiel's bane
- Langan royal jelly (Only mentioned)
- Malian twigs
- Urn of Osiris
- Vino de Madre
Rituals and spells[edit | edit source]
- Resurrection spell
Death count[edit | edit source]
- Unknown number of people, including Doc's three brothers and an unidentified little boy, killed by the Luper demon.
- Luper demon, killed by Willow.
Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
Production[edit | edit source]
- The photo cover has a promotional picture for Buffy the Vampire Slayer season 6, taken by Andrew MacPherson and edited by Dave Stewart.
Collections[edit | edit source]
Pop culture references[edit | edit source]
- The band Autolux plays at the Bronze.
- There are various posters on the street walls for the movie Blade II (2002).
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Cover artwork[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- "Buffy the Vampire Slayer #45 Death of Buffy (Part 3 of 3)". Dark Horse Comics. Retrieved October 13, 2017.