Well, this is only for one comic shop, but according to Brian Hibbs of San Francisco’s Comix Experience, Buffy the Vampire Slayer was his top-selling book of 2008.
To me, this says a lot. Buffy, of course, was a cult-favorite series with a ready-made obsessive fanbase, and Joss Whedon was One Of Us (a comic lover). What could be more natural than Buffy comics, right ?
Buffy’s also the type of heroine that us women comics-readers dream of seeing more often. She’s smart, (...)