“If you don’t want to be challenged, don’t watch it.”… “Go and read a children’s book with hard pages if you don’t want to be challenged. We’re making the show we want to make. We don’t make it a certain way because fans are pressuring us.” - Mark Gatiss
He said this about fans that found “Sherlock” too complicated and hard to follow. Well, what about those fans that spent hours and days and months and years analyzing details, forming educated theories, solving cases and writing essays on symbolism, fans who dissected every promo picture, observed and understood every quote? What about them? We can barely wrap our brain around some of the messy scenes and nonsensical dialogue. What does he have to say about us?