On RabbitHoling

If you had a hundred conversations about the role of an audience in a story, I’d bet without a second thought that they’d be a top priority. They’re an utter necessity. In fact, fantasy and sci-fi dedicate themselves to providing an escape for an audience, and they’re up front about letting them know they’ll be in a dramatically different place while participating. But Batman 011 drops this week and it’s not doing any of that. While not quite fantasy or sci-fi, it’s still hard to believe given that Batman is a grownup zipping around wearing a pointy cowl. Instead, Tom King is…