Quote Icon…[I’m] not certain how you can see this as anything but a step away from the wider cultural message of Watchmen back in the 1980s: that authors matter, that original work can be rewarded on the same level as reworking someone else’s ideas, that comics have literary and culture value for their ideas and expressive force above and beyond their value as entertainment product.

The Comics Reporter on the idea of more “Watchmen”

this is part of why i’m depressed about everything in the universe