Gotham – Season 2 Episode 16

“Wrath of the Villains: Prisoners” Gotham this week gives us some classic prison sequences mixed in with scenes reminiscent of the film Clue and topped off with a western-styled ending. Focusing right down to just Jim and Oswald, we’re shown Oswald’s struggle to build a new life on the straight and narrow with his odd new relatives…

Gotham – Season 2 Episode 15

“Wrath of the Villains: Mad Grey Dawn” To really like this week’s Gotham you need to enjoy – or at least be up for – old school Riddler and / or children going through some pretty dark and nasty emotional stuff. By ‘old school’ I mean 60s-TV style Batman, as Nygma pulls out the Riddler…

Gotham – Season 2 Episode 14

“Wrath of the Villains: This Ball of Mud and Meanness” ‘This Ball of Mud and Meanness’ is a perfectly reasonable Gotham episode. I’d go so far as to say it was even good. Thing is though, I wasn’t grabbed by it in a way that made me sit up and take notice. I’ve been thinking about…

Gotham – Season 2 Episode 13

“Wrath of the Villains: A Dead Man Feels No Cold” Gotham finishes Mr Freeze’s origin story in ‘A Dead Man Feels No Cold’, possibly departing slightly from the Batman cannon as I know it whilst still getting all the key elements in throughout. I didn’t realise how literal the episode title was going be until…

Gotham – Season 2 Episode 12

“Wrath of the Villains: Mr. Freeze” Gotham’s villains have risen; now we’re to see their wrath. In truth, though ‘the rise’ has now given way to ‘the wrath’, the season’s existing top villains are defeated, or well on the descendant, and episode twelve gives us two new main villains to watch in Dr Hugo Strange (B.D….