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Games Opinion

How 'Homestuck' Defined What It Means to Be a Fan Online

After 10 years, Homestuck's epilogue leaves its fate in the hands of its fans.
Michael Lutz
4 days ago
Music

The Weird World Of K-Pop Prediction Accounts

What do you do when your favorite artist reveals absolutely nothing about their private lives? You turn to other, more prophetic means.
Biju Belinky
4.8.19
we asked people

Dave’s Chart-Topping Success Opens a New Chapter for His Fans

We spoke to some of the south London rapper's fans, about his number 1 debut album 'Psychodrama' and its wider significance.
Narzra Ahmed
3.18.19
fandom

Turns Out Eminem Is Himself a Stan

His tweets calling out Netflix for canceling 'The Punisher' sound like they're written by his famous super fan alter ego.
Taylor Hosking
2.21.19
tv

'The Dragon Prince' Is Shaping Up to Be the Next All-Ages Fantasy Classic

The show's second season delivers and then some on the promise of the first.
Nicole Clark
2.15.19
Into The K-Pop World

The Complexity and Fun of Being a Queer, Femme K-Pop Fan

Despite there being only one openly gay idol, many LGBTQ+ people find solace and joy in an industry that's notoriously conservative.
Biju Belinky
2.6.19
Anime

'Dragon Ball Z' Superfans Tell Us Why the Franchise Is Still So Popular

"'Dragon Ball' is the Iron Maiden of anime."
Tom Usher
1.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People Want to Fuck the Grinch

The next hot millennial trend is, apparently, wanting to perform anilingus on the furry green man-beast who stole Christmas.
Beckett Mufson
12.17.18
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
Features

The Trials and Tribulations of Stanning a Failure

What does it mean to be obsessed with a pop star who failed to hugely succeed, just like I was with Natalia Kills?
George Griffiths
10.3.18
Listen

The Internet Ruins Everything, Including Our Sweet Boy, Toad

On this Friday's Waypoint Radio, we get into the big topics: Mario's Nipples, Harry Potter fandom, and yes, Toad.
Waypoint Staff
9.21.18
entertainment

Inside the Weird Online World of People Who Love to Hate the Duggars

Most aren't even religious, but they're obsessed with famous Christian mega-families.
Tiffany White
8.29.18
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