As previously reported , TV Guide got a hold of Vampire Diaries executive producer, Julie Plec, and she delivered a lot of initial season 6 spoiler goodness. In this segment, Julie revealed that they’re about to ,pretty drastically, shift the focus of the show from the “over the top” supernatural stuff to a more simpler premise. It’s going to explore more of the characters emotional lives and offer up more psychological horrors.
Julie told them: “Well, you get six years into a show and the feeling that you have to top yourself can get really strangling. What we all love about the show is the simplicity of tension and mystery and not necessarily needing to outdo ourselves with magic or mythology every year. So we really wanted to tee up the circumstance where we could really blow out the mythology of the series in the way it’s represented and begin fresh. Read more »