For the record, this is will be an epically massive recap. Just so’s you know. My apologies for that…
With television – like most things in life – as much as you’d like to think otherwise, you can only ever prepare for what you think is going to happen. When it came to this episode – our first one back after that hideous lapse in viewing networks call a hiatus – this is exactly what I did.
In reality, I really should have known better.
In quite possibly the most compelling episode to date, there were a number of twists in Plan B that even the most clairvoyant of viewers would have had a crazy hard time emotionally surviving, let alone predicting.
And so it was that we were reminded of that most epic of contributing factors that makes this show great: the creative prowess of Julie Plec & Kevin Williamson, and their innate ability to leave you feeling like you’ve had your heart pulled out of your nose, by pulling a plot stunt (or ten) so wild, so breathtaking, that you get to the end of it wondering how on earth you aren’t dead.
With that in mind, here’s my take on the moments that had us all put our fingers on the speed dial for a paramedic for one reason or another, just in case. Continue Reading
This episode I only saw last night (The Vampire Diaries airs on Monday nights at 8:30pm on Channel GO! here in Australia, so I’m a couple days behind) but can I just say God bless the writers of this show… Continue Reading
Hey everyone. So, apologies first – I was away on leave all last week, the TV hard drive recorder gave out RIGHT before the end of episode 4 AND I’ve only just seen episode 5, so be prepared for a… Continue Reading
We ended last week on the devastating note that was Caroline Forbes – the Bambi of Mystic Falls – being made the very unwilling, and more to the point very undead owner of a shiny new pair of fangs, courtesy… Continue Reading
WARNING: Okay firstly, this is going to be a massive recap, so apologies ahead of time. They won’t all be this long, but this episode was an exception. And secondly, MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD if you haven’t seen Episode 1. I’d… Continue Reading
Here’s a VERY in depth interview with Michael Trevino from the TV Fanatic. He discusses the transformations his character will go through this season, how he deals with his father’s death, and most importantly his discovery of the so-called “Lockwood… Continue Reading
Just a small little tidbit, about the new Lockwood that will be coming to Mystic Falls this season via TV Guide’s Mega Buzz. Any scoop on The Vampire Diaries‘ new season? — Lally MICKEY: The much-teased werewolf storyline will get… Continue Reading