Some dearly (and not-so-dearly) departed characters help move the plot along.
The gang’s plan to get Stefan away from Klaus is almost ruined by a surprising culprit.
To quote a future character in a future spin-off, this is why we don’t entrust plans to Muppet Babies.
Time to start taking Katherine seriously.
For someone who says he wants peace, Mason sure doesn’t act like it. Then again, when you find out who he’s working with, it all makes sense.
It’s fitting that Katherine and the Lockwoods are in the spotlight at the same time, because they’ve been connected for decades.
The gang gets educated, learning lessons about werewolves, curses, and how to be a bad friend.
The Salvatores have two new challenges: a baby vamp and...whatever Mason is.
There’s nothing more annoying – or dangerous – than a vampire who wants revenge.