Buffyverse vampires are interesting in any era, don't you think? They've been all over the world, and had loads of adventures. Below are just a few of the things written about them in 2012:
The Third Defenestration of Prague (Spike/Dru) by Kairos perpetual PG13 — One shot
Spike and Dru are in the fight of their (un)lives.
A-Hunting We Will Go (Spike/Dru, Angelus/Darla) by brutti_ma_buoni R — One shot
The Scourge of Europe knock over a single domino in a secluded hunting lodge and empires fall.
Twists and Turns by wolffan200 (Spike/Dru, Angelus/Darla, The Master, OCs) NC-17— WIP, 24 chapters so far
On LJ / On SR / On EF for members
An AU story of the turning of William, Demon Hunter into Spike, Slayer of Slayers, with stops in St. Petersburg and aboard a German U-boat. Eventually will end up Spike/Buffy, but up 'til now it’s been all Fanged Four. \o/
Vampyre! by il_mio_capitano (Giles, Spike, Buffy) PG13 — 4 chapters, complete
The Watcher’s Council turns Giles into a vampire in a misguided effort to get Buffy to do its bidding. Spike reluctantly ends up with the fledge-sitting duties, and the surprises just keep coming.
Static by The Foxinator foxstarreh (Spike and Darla) PG13 — One shot
Darla is looking for family, now that she’s in a family way, but all she can find is Spike.