Welcome back to Humor Nation. Season 1 of the Originals begins with the Original Vampires returning to the New Orleans. While Klaus’ true intention is to get back the control of the city, he pretends to be Marcel’s friend only to learn the inside information about his gang. In order to win the trust of Marcel, Klaus daggers Elijah and hands him over to Marcel who keeps him stored in the coffin. Rebekah too arrives in town after Elijah didn’t pick up her calls, she learns from Hayley that Elijah is gone missing.
Rebekah tries to get back Elijah and confronts Marcel who still has feelings for her. Marcel takes her to Elijah where she learns of Davina, the secret weapon of Marcel through which he controls the city. Davina is a harvest girl who was supposed to be sacrificed in order to please the ancestors, but Marcel rescued her. The three other Harvest girls who were sacrificed before her transferred their powers into her, Davina’s sacrifice would send the powers to the earth which would then be absorbed by the Ancestors.
Slowly Davina’s powers grow too strong and become uncontrollable, her body is struggling to control it. The Harvest ritual must be completed otherwise the powers contained in Davina would cause the destruction of the New Orleans. Rebekah convinces Marcel to let Davina be sacrificed as they believed she would be resurrected once the ritual is completed. However, once the ritual is completed, instead of the Harvest Girls, four different witches are resurrected who have returned from the grave to seek revenge from the Mikaelson family who did them wrong.
These powerful and revengeful witches try harming the Mikaelson Family, but end up dying. Elijah also learns that her past lover Celeste whom he believed to be dead is still alive. After dealing with the witches, Elijah tries restoring peace between the different factions of the city, but the deal ends up failing. Marcel starts rebelling against Klaus as Klaus is supporting the wolves secretly. Father Kieran ends up falling a victim to the hex of a witch. The final battle sees Klaus and Elijah against Marcel and his vampire army. But the Guerrera family secretly conspires and takes the advantage of the fight.
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