All New Slayers Make First Appearance in Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1

BOOM! Studios has announced an oversized one-shot comic book Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1 that will debut on August 28, 2019.

Buffy Summers is the “Chosen One” who must defend Sunnydale from vampires, demons and those regular monsters called high schoolers…but she wasn’t the first. Now, discover the first full appearances of the Slayers from past eras first seen on special variants covers to Buffy the Vampire Slayer in this landmark one-shot.

In 18th century California, a young woman discovers she’s the Chosen One and changes the course of Slayer history forever, in a new story from writer Mairghread Scott and artist Ornella Savarese, that also reveals the hidden origins of the Hellmouth; the new Slayer first seen on the cover to Buffy the Vampire Slayer #2 comes to life in 14th century Italy from writer and artist Celia Lowenthal, and more.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1 features a main cover by illustrator Evan Cagle, along with a variant cover by artist Helen Yoon featuring a Slayer from 16th century Marusthali, India and a cover by artist Alexa Sharpe.