“ At the risk of sounding stupid… Does that mean that he was turned by someone else, or does that mean that alphas are born werewolves and betas are turned? ”
A new viewer who doesn’t get the mythos of the show. (via mystic-scriptures)
I believe since Dereks mother was a werewolf he was also born a werewolf, Peter Hale is Derek’s mom’s younger brother so im pretty sure either there mother was a werewolf or there father. In the flashback episode in season 3A they kinda explain that, being that Dereks eyes change to blue when he kills Paige so she wouldnt suffer any longer.
Derek didnt turn alpha until he killed Peter in Season 1 , then lost it to save his sister Cora after Aiden hit her with the weight plate on the side of her temple. Not only that but Jennifer Blake (darach) has poisened her