This issue is a variant of Buffy the Vampire Slayer (Dark Horse, 1998 series) #1. There exist further variants.
This story is set during early Season Three of the TV show.
Ad for 4 issues of geisha from Oni Press.
Ad for Buffy merchandise from Federation Comics.
Ad for Buffy trading cards from Inkworks
Ad for ComicBase software.
Ad for correspondence courses on comic book art.
Ad for Buffy merchandise from Power Star Collectibles.
Ad for issue 2 of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Ad for the Official Fan Club of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Ad for Buffy the Vampire Slayer graphic novel by Dan Brereton & Hector Gomez.
Includes profile of Chris Warner and September checklist.
Ad for 6-1/2" action figure of Ghost available September of 1998.