"När jag äntligen hade gjort dräkten fick jag en insikt om att den var som ett andra skinn för mig."
"When I finally made the suit, it was this realization that it was like a second skin for me."
There's way more to the subculture than grown women who dress like dolls.
VICE sent photographer Maggine Shannon to boldly go where a bunch of Star Trek fans were hanging out.
By examining an unfinished epic in development hell, this indie game exposes the human frailty at the heart of development and fandom.
When I was 13, pretty much everything I knew about sex was from fan fiction. And from what I could tell, it was awesome.
The internet is home to hundreds of talented women who dedicate their time to creating the Sherlock actor's likeness. We talked to some of them about how fandom can have a bad name.
My gallery is publishing a book on some of the strangest amateur publications ever made.