If you haven’t read The Vampire Diaries and need some quick facts and information to help you understand the show, look no further!
- Damon and Stefan Salvatore are brothers, originally born in Reniassance Florence and both changed by a vampire named Katherine.
- Sunlight is very damaging to these vampires however using lapiz lazuli (in ring form for Stefan and Damon) protects them.
- Both Damon and Stefan are able to change into animal form.
- A vampire may only enter a human dwelling if he is invited.
- Vampires aren’t the only mystical creatures residing in “Mystic Falls”.
- Elena looks almost identical to Katherine, the vampire who changed Stefan and Damon.
- Damon and Stefan can control humans – however Damons “Power” is stronger than Stefan’s because he feeds on human blood.
- Bonnie is a psychic.
- Elena and Matt used to date but ended their relationship and opted to be just friends, although Matt still cares for Elena.