Originally Posted by Omegabat
I think the reasons why people rate his work so high are:
Tone/Style(a lot of Batman fans are suckers for dark,gritty Batman stories,this holds especially true after Morrisons run)
Art(Capullo is brilliant)
People taking his ideas only at face value instead of looking at the execution.
And that's the really sad thing about it; if the execution was as good as those elements you listed, we really could have a great run.