I’m a little late to Gotham this week. I could claim that I’m still trying to come to terms with the big scoop of crazy the last episode served up…
…but honestly it’s just life getting in the way.
By my count, there are only four more episodes to go before season one finishes. Gotham has already been renewed for a second season, so the only tension is what will happen with the series climax.
Honestly, I think this series has been too long. The 22 episodes have given it bloat-space, where 13 or so would have kept it leaner. I think this is why the pace ebbs and flows, why it has good and bad episodes.
The creators won’t shorten the seasons; there’s too much money in it. But from a critical point of view, it would be a more sensible approach.
But hey, I’m just a bod with a blog, watching a TV show. What do I know?