In season 1 the vampires were more creature sci-fi esque with little to no speech and very animalistic. Plus the absense of genitalia and their skin was covering an exoskeleton of some sort. With the exception of the captured vampire and Mina who seem more like the classic vampires...
Now in season 3, Dracula does not appear to be of that creature sci-fi esque as far as we know (perhaps underneath Christian Camargo's Victor Sweet "exterior" there is a exoskeleton of some sort). It could also easily be assumed that if he is the first vampire that he does not possess the negative "side effects." But all of his minions this season are also absent of these side effects.
Were the season 1 master vampires a placeholder in case the show ender there…Read more >