Maddy Myers has an excellent take on the resulting—if small—fandom for Kilgrave following Jessica Jones. “Although I may not fully understand the fandom surrounding Kilgrave, I do understand the general desire to reclaim a bad experience or experiment within a fictional or virtual space.” Read the whole thing here.

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I saw someone describe Kilgrave’s effect on the audience like the effect he has on the characters.

I know he’s a monster and has done horrible things but he’s so charming I find myself kind of liking him, in spite of myself.