Buffy the Vampire Slayer TPB (2012 Season 9) comic books
Published July 06, 2012 by Dark Horse.
Volume 1 – 1st printing. "Freefall!" Collects Buffy the Vampire Slayer (2011 Season 9) #1-5. Written by Joss Whedon and Andrew Chambliss. Art by George Jeanty. Cover Art Michelle Madsen and Jo Chen. Season 8 ended with a bang that cut the world off from magic-culminating in another set of world-ending problems. Buffy has left her best friend, Willow, powerless, and brought an end to a millennia-long tradition of superpowered girls. By day, Buffy is a twenty-something waitress with no real direction, and even though magic is gone, she's still a vampire Slayer by night. Bigger problem? Vampires are becoming an epidemic . . . of zompires! Softcover, full color, 136 pages. Cover price $17.99.
Published December 05, 2012 by Dark Horse.
Volume 2 – 1st printing. "On Your Own!" Collects Buffy the Vampire Slayer (2011 Season 9) #6-10. Written by Andrew Chambliss. Art by George Jeanty. Cover Art Michelle Madsen and Jo Chen. With the Scooby gang on the skids, Buffy finds herself increasingly alone. When faced with some tough decisions grounded in "real world" problems (i.e., not the slaying of pesky demons), Buffy is determined to make her own choices, but that doesn't mean she won't need a little handholding along the way. Cue Spike, compelled to stand by his best friend in her moment of need. Together they'll tackle the increasing zompire population and a rogue Slayer out for blood! Softcover, full color, 144 pages. Cover price $17.99.
Published May 01, 2013 by Dark Horse.$14.99
Volume 3 – 1st printing. "Guarded!" Collects Buffy the Vampire Slayer (2011 Season 9) #11-15. Written by Andrew Chambliss. Art by George Jeanty. Cover Art Michelle Madsen and Jo Chen.In a bold move to give disenfranchised Slayers a meaningful societal role (with pay), Kennedy recruits Buffy to act as bodyguard for high-profile clientele. But unlike the other recruits, Buffy struggles to abandon her Slaying instincts and looks for demony threats where none lie (much to Kennedy's dismay). So it's only natural that her first job is to protect a tech mogul who just so happens to be running from demon assassins! Softcover, full color, 136 pages. Cover price $17.99.