Kw-halloween-logo-small

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Vampire History

Buffy the Vampire Slayer  lets some vamps live.
Courtesy of 20th Century Fox.
Angelus became Angel.
Courtesy of 20th Century Fox.
Spike loves Buffy in Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Courtesy of 20th Century Fox.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Vampire History - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Dec 27, 2006
( Rating: 1 Star Rating)

Buffy on Buffy the Vampire Slayer has slayed tons of blood sucking vamps through the years but there are some undead dudes like Spike, Angel, Darla and Dru who she just can't (or won't) turn to dust!

Buffy has slayed tons of blood sucking vamps through the years but there are some undead dudes, who she just can't (or won't) turn to dust. These vampires, have earned a place in her heart, and ours. Come on admit it! We've all got one vampire we would actually consider being bitten by. But who bit them in the first place and why does Buffy let them stick around? Kidzworld's got the scoop on Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Darla

Darla kinda looks like a sweet country girl - she's even got a whispery little voice - but this chick has one heck of a bite. Darla (played by Julie Benz) was a hooker in the 1600s who was dying of an STD when The Master (the big cheese of vampires) sired her. She loved her new "life" as a vamp and took great pleasure in terrorizing and killing. She must have become lonely though, because she created her own playmate, Angelus. Darla was staked by Angel after she tried to kill Buffy. Years laters, she was brought back from the dead by the evil law firm Wolfram and Hart. Angel was trying to help her adjust to human life, but Darla was turned back into a vampire.

Angel

This guy makes the undead pretty appealing. Angel (played by David Boreanaz) was sired by Darla in Ireland in the 1800s. They first called him Angelus - the latin for Angel - which was kinda ironic cuz he was nasty. He loved killing and terrorizing just like Darla. Angel sired Dru, but only after he drove her batty. Then Angelus chomped on the wrong chick - a favorite daughter in a Gypsy clan - and they cursed him with a soul. He tried to pretend he was still bad, but Darla caught on and that ended their vamp love affair. Angel moved to Sunnydale to help Buffy and quickly fell in love with her. Unfortunately, Buffy showed Angel some "true happiness" which lifted the curse and turned him back into Angelus. Even though Willow restored the curse, Angelus had opened up hell and Buffy had to send him into it to save the world - talk about a bummer! He did come back though and moved to LA to start his own business. He's still as tortured as ever.

Drusilla

This girl is one pint short of a blood bank. Dru (played by Juliet Landau) was a rich girl about to become a nun when Angelus and Darla set their sites on her. Angelus decided to drive her nuts by killing her family and terrorizing her, then he sired her. Because of this Dru does wacky things like carry around a doll named Miss Edith and she has a thing for poking people's eyes out. She calls Darla her grandmum and she has visions. She and Spike had a long love affair that ended when she lost interest because he couldn't kill Buffy. A classic Dru line, "I'm naming all the stars." To which Spike calmly replies, "Can't see the stars, love. That's the ceiling. Plus, it's day."

Spike

Becoming a vampire really boosted this guy's ego. Spike (played by James Marsters) grew up in England in the late 1800s. He was rich but didn't fit in. People used to call him William the Bloody because he wrote poetry that was bloody awful. Now he goes by Spike because, after becoming a vampire, he used to put the heads of his victims on railway spikes. The thing is, how he became a vampire is a little sketchy. In the very beginning, when Spike and Dru moved to Sunnydale, Spike says that Angel sired him. More recently, in an episode that flashes back, they show Dru doing it.

Whether she sired him or not, Spike loved Drusilla which was not an easy feat considering she's looney. He also killed two slayers - one in China and one in New York - and he has tried to kill both Buffy and Angel on numerous occasions. A secret government group called The Initiative kidnapped Spike and stuck a chip in his brain which makes him unable to kill innocent people. Now Spike is good - by force - and he's developed a real soft spot for Buffy. He even offered to kill Dru to prove his love for Buffy. Buffy wants nothing to do with him.

For more on Vampires, Slayers and the Scoobie Gang, check out Buffy's official site: www.buffy.com.

1Well, in my opinon, I think Spike's cute!

Kidz Submit By:

Nickname:Tomboy_Punk
Age:10

Related Stories:
>
>

readers voted!

Comments

AngelBoy192

AngelBoy192 wrote:

its fun how Buffy is supost to kill vampires but she makes frends with them insted. :3
commented: Thu Jul 18, 2013

umbreon2000

umbreon2000 wrote:

spike is the best. angel's a woobie and druisilla is just plain weird....
commented: Sat Jan 21, 2012

Jada7900

Jada7900 wrote:

Haha!!! My cousin updated they're call of duty:balck opps for zombies and I played as B...
commented: Tue Jul 26, 2011

there are 6 more comments

Please login or register to add comments


like this article?
Sign up now to get more just like!

latest videos

F985826452718

Who Should Be Staked?

  • Angel - The brooding thing is getting old.
  • Darla - She's nasty and annoying.
  • Dru - Quick! Before she pokes my eyes out!
  • Spike - Put him out of his misery.

related stories

Micro_teen tv show micro
Looking for a summer show to watch? Need a replacement for your regular favorites? Check out Kidz...
Micro_a micro
One of the spookiest characters is the vampire. This sneaky, dark, blood-sucking demon is the sca...

Entertainment in the forums

Sana11
Sana11 posted in Latest Trends:
1. Shake it off 2. Riptide 3. Fancy
reply about 6 hours
katerine46
black widow cool kids thats me right there  :angel
reply about 6 hours
katerine46
this song is like my jam do you wanna build a snowman do you wanna go and play  :love
reply about 6 hours
nascarawesome
nascarawesome posted in TV Shows:
Alright I'm sure lots of us here are familiar with the anime known as "Attack On Titan" it is consider the "Walking Dead" of anime. I wouldn't say that is too far from the truth. The plot line is original, the characters are well thought out and some just B.A. So I have made a forum to discuss certain issues that people either may want to explain about the anime or ask questions if they are confused in anyway shape or form. 
reply about 8 hours
Cinderella_red
Santa invested lakhs and suffered loss in a bussiness.  do u knw, what the business was? ;p
reply about 8 hours

play online games

Candy-100

A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

Big_icon_(7)

Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

Big_icon_(4)

You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

Big_icon_(6)

The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!

Ow_fright_ad_100x100

Explore the world or hang out with friends in your own condo. Get a unique look,...