‘Buffy’ nostalgia react: Dracula is unlike any other vampire

EW Community

Season 5 | Episode 1| “Buffy vs. Dracula” | Aired Sept 26, 2000

When it comes to vampires, Buffy the Vampire Slayer pretty much made its own mythology. It’s standard practice in the world of fantasy and supernatural writing, really, to pick and choose the elements of different mythologies to make your own and BtVS was no exception. In fact, it was a shining example. So when season five decided to pull one of the most iconic vampires of all time — okay, make that the most iconic vampire of all time — into the Buffyverse, it threw a wrench in things. I remember the excitement of the cheesy WB promos like it was yesterday. Buffy Summers was going to face off against the king of all vampires and it was going to be intense. Let’s start with the ways in which Dracula is different from regular (by…

View original post 562 more words

Advertisements

Author: rjbailey

"I have no idea what I'm doing, but I know I'm doing it really, really well." - Andy Dwyer

So, Whattaya Think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s