"He sits motionless, like a spider in the centre of its web, but that web has a thousand radiations and he knows well every quiver of each of them." --Sherlock Holmes, "The Final Problem"
I decided to combine the original Jim Moriarty and the BBC version. That particular mental image--of Moriarty as a spider--stuck with me from the first time I read it and I just couldn't resist playing with the idea.
Spider web courtesy of
The rest of the stock is from screencaps I took.
As a note, I am aware of the quality issue in one of the images. That is the only part of this manipulation I'm unsatisfied with. If you have a better version of this image or one similar and are willing to donate it to my cause, I would be thrilled to edit it.
*Disclaimer: I do not own any part of the show. This is purely fan art.*