Cover A 'Spike':
'A Dark Place'

(Part 3)

by Victor Gischler
Cover B

The unexpected arrival of Pearl and Nash prompts Spike to recall his first encounter with them – and then the inevitable fight breaks out. In the confusion Spike, his bug crew and the mysterious succubus make their escape. As they depart Sunnydale in the Bug Ship, Spike agrees to help his new passenger find another Hellmouth on another planet. Concerned by Spike’s actions, the bugs’ leader, Sebastian, decides to take preventative steps against his master…

Penciled by Paul Lee
Inked by Andy Owens
Coloured by Cris Peter
Lettered by Richard Starkins and Comicraft's Jimmy Betancourt
Executive Producer Joss Whedon

*Featuring Angel and Faith

*Published by Dark Horse Comics, October 2012