superfans

GAMES

Meet the Superfans Spending Tens of Thousands on Escape Rooms

“I didn’t think I’d ever be into something so much as I am escape rooms. Now everyone knows me as 'Escape Room Girl.'"
Justin Caffier
4.30.19
Television

A Deep Dive Into the Voyeuristic World of ‘Big Brother’ Superfans

The fandom is closer to that of a sports team than of a reality TV show.
Audrey Carleton
11.21.18
festivals 2016

We Asked Saves the Day Superfans About Their Favorite Albums

Tattoos and trips to Jamba Juice with Chris Conley on the 15th anniversary of 'Stay What You Are.'
Artemis Thomas-Hansard
8.30.16
Music

On the Other Side of This Door, Axl Rose Is Practicing with AC/DC

Dare we allow ourselves some cautious optimism about the upcoming Axl DC tour?
Noisey Staff
5.2.16
Who Actually Listens To...

Who the Hell Actually Listens to Muse?

I went to meet the legions of Supermassive Musers to find out why the melodramatic Devon prog-rockers seem to have become Britain's perennial headliner.
Daisy Jones
4.5.16
Stuff

What It Feels Like to Have Your Own Army of Sci-Fi Super Fans

Actor Paul McGillion talks about the legions of admirers he's gained from his role on "Stargate Atlantis."
Thomas Hobbs
10.28.15
we saw this

Meet Ladybaby, Japan's Kawaiicore (and Pro-Wrestling) Answer to Andrew WK

Fans lined up at 6 AM to see the teens and their bearded, cross-dressing frontman play their first LA gig.
Liz Ohanesian
10.15.15
Festivals 2015

Meet the Guy Who Claims to Be the Saddest Morrissey Fan at FYF

He's got a prayer candle, a bouquet of roses, and a vest custom-made by his mom.
Eve Barlow
8.24.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

German Michael Jackson Fans Are Physically Fighting Each Other Over a Shrine to the King of Pop

The government is threatening to take away the Munich memorial shrine if fans can't handle it.
Tannara Yelland
7.31.15
Internet Exploring

Taylor Swift Is Handing Out Fat Checks to Superfans to Pay for Their Student Loans

Have your debts become unmanageable? Try contacting your nearest pop star.
Joe Zadeh
1.14.15
Thinkpieces And Shit

How The Hell Are Slipknot So Successful?

Seven dudes whose personal brand includes severed goat heads, pentagrams, and a 666 sign on fire are on the verge of their second number one album.
Emma Garland
10.28.14
Governors Ball 2014

Meet the Superfans at the Barriers at Governors Ball

Would you wait eight hours at the barrier for the chance to lick Skrillex's foot? Well we talked to the fans who would do that, and then some…
Shriya Samavai
6.9.14