Buffy the Vampire Slayer #22

Writer: Jeremy Lambert, Jordie Bellaire Artist: Ramon Bachs Publisher: Boom! Studios Release Date: February 3, 2021 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 2
7.6Critic Rating
7.2User Rating

+ Pull List

*  Faith arrives in Sunnydale, dividing the Scooby Gang just as Anya's web starts to constrict around them!
*  Giles learns a shocking secret about the Multiverse that threatens anyone who crosses that threshold.
*  In related news, Willow just crossed the threshold. Whoops.
*  Meanwhile, Robin is activated by the Council as a failsafe against rogue Slayers... and Buffy is first on their list.

  • 8.5
    Beyond The Panel - Jideobi Odunze Feb 3, 2021

    In the end, Buffy the Vampire Slayer #22 turned out to be one of the better issues, and gives me more hope for what comes next. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Razorfine - Alan Rapp Feb 4, 2021

    Giles feels pushed aside by the arrival of Wesley Wyndam-Pryce who seems to have the Council's ear (although Giles imparts some wisdom, with a touch of foreboding, about Slayers to the young Watcher). As for Buffy, she seems to work well with both Kendra and Faith, although she too is feeling inadequate to lead a Slayer trio and with her guilt over recent events. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Elizabeth Buck Feb 21, 2021

    While Wesley and Faith are welcomed into the fold, Anya and Morgan move forward with their shadowy plot against the Watchers. However, Morgan has her doubts. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Nick Devonald Feb 2, 2021

    An important issue in the overall series, it takes the time to slow down a little and really spend some time with each of the characters, reminding us of all the different plates the Bellaire & Lambert have spinning. The series is building up to an epic finale with seeds that were laid very early on in the run, and it's really unclear just how the Buffyverse is going to look afterwards. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    ComicBook.com - Jamie Lovett Feb 3, 2021

    This moment shines through as one of the series' best to date. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    DC Comics News - Tony Farina Feb 9, 2021

    Buffy the Vampire Slayer #22 could easily be called Buffy and the Multiverse of Madness. We have known for a year or so that the OG Buffy is out there. Everything is just taking a really long time to smash together. This has been the biggest issue with taking episodic TV and trying to translate it to a comic. A show that lasts one hour essentially takes five or six comics. It is painfully slow. I like where we are going here though. I am going to hang on. Read Full Review

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