Batwoman is a series that will either thrive or die based on the relationship between Alice and Kate. If the writers can continue to add layers to their relationship without moving into the over-dramatic field, this series could become a rarity for the CW Network…a superhero series that doesn’t fizzle after it’s second season. If the series becomes more like the Arrow and Flash shows with the same “Villain of the Week” issues, Batwoman will struggle.
Alice and Kate’s relationship is reminiscent of the relationships Batman has with several of his famous villains in the comic books. In the comic books, Batman, when he isn’t fighting them, he actually talks to them, even attempts to reason with them at times. The conversations usually end up in