FEARnet's Joe McCabe chats with genre mastermind Joss Whedon at Comic-Con 2011 about the Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 9, Angel and Faith, and Cabin in the Woods comic books. Buffy: Season 9 debuts in September 2011. Angel and Faith debuts in August 2011.Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 8 was a comic book series published by Dark Horse Comics that continued the story of the hit TV series created by Joss Whedon. Buffy the Vampire Slayer, who wrote the first arc, "The Long Way Home". The first issue was released in March of 2007. Now Dark Horse's 25-issue Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 9 will showcase the further adventures of the Chosen One.