Rebooting Buffy the Vampire Slayer

We all know that the vagaries of contracts and show business market means the iconic “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” is to be rebooted a second time. The first followed the less-than-stellar film of the same title, in which the screenwriter Joss Whedon took his idea and turned it into something fang-tastic! But now plans proceed…

‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ Now Available on Blu-ray

As the title above says, Buffy the Vampire Slayer is now on blu-ray, but unfortunately it’s not the wonderful show (that I am psychotically obsessed with), but the original Buffy movie. Yup, the 1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer movie was just released on blu-ray and with it comes a few extra goodies for the fans.…

‘Angel and Faith’ Coming Soon!

Coming August 31 is the very first issue in Dark Horse’s latest comic series Angel and Faith. Fans of Buffy the Vamprie Slayer and the Angel spin-off have been waiting months for the latest comic in the Buffyverse and finally the wait is over! Issue #1 of Angel and Faith picks up where Buffy Season…

Vampire Books Coming June 2011

Hurray! It’s my favorite time of the month! It’s the day where we take a look at all of the fangtastic vampire books hitting bookshelves this month. June doesn’t have as many new vampire releases as past months, but in spite of that there are still quite a few great looking books coming our way.…

Sarah Michelle Gellar Agrees that Buffy Reboot is Dumb

Being the hardcore Buffy the Vampire Slayer fangirl that I am I’m furious about the Buffy reboot. You can’t have Buffy without its creator, the brilliant Joss Whedon, and that’s exactly what they’re planning – Buffy without Joss. But that’s not all they’re leaving out of the new Buffy, the original cast will also have…

New ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ and ‘Angel’ Comics Planned

Yay! More comics! At WonderCon this past week, the Dark House Panel – Director of Publicity Jeremy Atkins, Editor Sierra Hahn, and Senior Managing Editor Scott Allie – made a series of announcements about the upcoming Joss Whedon comics, like Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 9, and a new Angel comic that will share its…

Vampire Books Coming March 2011

It’s the first of the month Dear Readers! That means it’s time to check out all of the glorious vampire books coming out this month, and there are a LOT of them this March.  Yay! (Click titles to view on Amazon) Under Wraps (The Underworld Detection Agency Chronicles) by Hannah Jayne About Sophie Lawson, who…

Review: Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 8 Vol. 1 ‘The Long Way Home’

One of the best TV shows ever, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, lasted for seven seasons and then sadly went off the air in 2003 – but it didn’t end there. Buffy creator Joss Whedon continued the story in the Season 8 comic book series, written by him and illustrated by Georges Jeanty. It’s no secret…

Joss Whedon on the end of Buffy Season 8 and the future of Season 9

Our beloved TV show Buffy the Vampire Slayer lasted for seven seasons and then sadly went off the air in 2003 – but it didn’t end there. Buffy creator Joss Whedon continued the story in the Season 8 comic book series, which just finished its 40-issue run.  Luckily, Season 9 is on the way and…

Gumshoes of the Night

Detective fiction, according to some, is dying. At least on the printed page, as readers increasingly demand only one type of such story (Police Procedural, Locked Door, etc.) and refuse to glance at any others. Maybe. But in terms of other media, the detective genre remains alive and kicking. Sometimes, undead and kicking. “Forever Knight”…