This Week in Sci Fi TV: Joss Whedon Returns to the Buffyverse, Star Trek: Discovery Gets More Fall Eps, and More

Joss Whedon will be returning to the franchise that got him started as he will team with writer Erika Alexander and artist Jon Lam on comic Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Giles. This four-issue mini-series from Dark Horse will focus on a resurrected, younger Giles as he investigates the disappearance of teachers in an inner-city high school. Whedon commented on the series:

Giles has never really dealt with the public school system as it exists for most kids. He’s never been to the city. Giles has always had the advantage of being a part of the system that educated him. He was taught to be a watcher in a family of watchers. His education was, in the grand British public school tradition, both expansive and parochial. In-depth views of tiny portions of the world. Of course, he walked over the awkward hormonal coals of adolescence—but now he knows more, and expects better of himself. His once-more 15-year-old body, however, is oblivious to his wisdom/cynicism/impatience.

There is no word at this point on whether other Buffy characters will be part of the series. It will arrive on comic stands on February 28th.

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