| The subject of this article is non-canonical.|
While created as part of licensed material, it has not been confirmed as part of the "real" Buffyverse.
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.
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?
- 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").
- Doc (Only mentioned)
- Rupert Giles
- Alexander Harris
- Anya Jenkins
- Tara Maclay
- Willow Rosenberg
- Buffy Summers
- Dawn Summers
Organizations and titles
Weapons and objects
- Behavior-Modification Circuitry (Only mentioned)
- Ezekiel's bane
- Langan royal jelly (Only mentioned)
- Malian twigs
- Urn of Osiris
- Vino de Madre
Rituals and spells
- Resurrection spell
- 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
- The photo cover has a promotional picture for Buffy the Vampire Slayer season 6, taken by Andrew MacPherson and edited by Dave Stewart.
Pop culture references
- The band Autolux plays at the Bronze.
- There are various posters on the street walls for the movie Blade II (2002).
- ↑ "Buffy the Vampire Slayer #45 Death of Buffy (Part 3 of 3)". Dark Horse Comics. Retrieved October 13, 2017.