Difference between gadgit and gimmick
- something unspecified whose name is either forgotten or not known
- any clever maneuver
- a drawback or difficulty that is not readily evident
The gimmick is that copycat killings allow the series to combine the past and the present.
People would be pissed if the gimmick is ruined but it's not like the movie would stop.
His longtime friends describe his populist style as no political gimmick.