Warner Bros. seem to have got it right with Detective Pikachu, with critics praising the movie as having real heart.
1 / 8
Whereas the Fantastic Beasts franchise seems to be moving further away from that which made it great; Newt and his magical creatures
2 / 8
Detective Pikachu features multiple Pokemon on the loose.
3 / 8
While Fantastic Beasts features problematic actors playing problematic characters
4 / 8
And don't forget the love story that's not ever mentioned explicitly.
5 / 8
Fantastic Beasts should have focused on the title of its franchise; the fantastic beasts.
6 / 8
It should have made Newt the focus, and explored him and his relationship with the animals in his care.
7 / 8