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2003-02-12 11:29:37-08:00 - The same Big Bad ( was Manchurian vampires?) - (Carmikl <Carmikl@rcn.com>)


Thu, 23 Jan 2003 Carmikl wrote: > > himiko wrote: > > > > OK. Now there's two of them. Angel is also being controlled by evil. > > He is doing things against his will and can't remember them after the > > fact. No song seems to be involved, but otherwise it's much the same > > thing as Spike. > > > > I can't really see where ME is going with this side of the story. All > > I can come up with is that for demons, or at least for vampires, there > > really is a connection with evil that can't be broken. Soul or no > > soul, they will be evil, one way or the other. Predestination. As a > > redemptionista all the way round, I would find that to be a very sad > > conclusion for the Buffyverse to reach. > > > > Anyone have any nicer theories? > > > > himiko > > I think the two series are once again joined at the hip, and similar > themes will continue to occur including the same Big Bad, Morphy. Other than just the same Big Bad, they seem to have similar love triangles, and now Buffy has it's own version of Holtz in Robin Wood.

2003-02-12 11:29:37-08:00 - The same Big Bad ( was Manchurian vampires?) - (Carmikl <Carmikl@rcn.com>)


Thu, 23 Jan 2003 Carmikl wrote: > > himiko wrote: > > > > OK. Now there's two of them. Angel is also being controlled by evil. > > He is doing things against his will and can't remember them after the > > fact. No song seems to be involved, but otherwise it's much the same > > thing as Spike. > > > > I can't really see where ME is going with this side of the story. All > > I can come up with is that for demons, or at least for vampires, there > > really is a connection with evil that can't be broken. Soul or no > > soul, they will be evil, one way or the other. Predestination. As a > > redemptionista all the way round, I would find that to be a very sad > > conclusion for the Buffyverse to reach. > > > > Anyone have any nicer theories? > > > > himiko > > I think the two series are once again joined at the hip, and similar > themes will continue to occur including the same Big Bad, Morphy. Other than just the same Big Bad, they seem to have similar love triangles, and now Buffy has it's own version of Holtz in Robin Wood.