The Vampire Diaries
ran for eight whole seasons and given the complex mythical rules and the intricate supernatural history involved, a few plotholes or errors here or there are expected. For the most part, fans of the show had made their peace with the minor glitches in chronology or screenplay, but there have been some flaws that escaped everyone’s attention.
For instance, vervain affects every original vampire differently so is concentration a big deal vis-a-vis its effectiveness? Or are the non-hybrid originals simply vastly different in their powers and strengths? What exactly was the broader significance of The Five? Here are just a few other noteworthy flaws that fans simply overlooked.