‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer: Season Eight’ Talk From Writer Brad Meltzer

FROM SPLASH PAGE: Last week, we checked in with previous “Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season Eight” writer Jane Espenson about the grand finale of her arc on the popular comic book series that has brought the adventures of Sunnydale’s finest slayer from television to comics. With Buffy left hanging (literally) upon discovering some new powers (she’s flying!), it was only right to check in with the author who will be taking up the scripting duties upon Buffy’s return to comic shop shelves: celebrated novelist and comics writer Brad Meltzer.

Meltzer kicks off his run on “Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season Eight” with February’s issue #32, the penultimate arc of the series before “Buffy” creator Joss Whedon takes over and brings “Season Eight” to a close. The biggest questions on everyone’s minds, however, have yet to be answered — namely, what’s up with Buffy’s new powers and the identity of the mysterious masked villain, Twilight, who has caused so much trouble for Buffy and her allies.

I picked Meltzer’s brain to see if we could get any clues.

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