A planned 'Supernatural' prequel called 'The Winchesters' has sparked a massive divide between the cult favorite's stars and its fans.
Listings on eBay show people reselling paper bags, cups, nugget boxes, and the Sweet Chili and Cajun sauces that come with the meal.
The "Demon Slayer" movie was the fourth highest-grossing film of 2020, and has set box office records in both Japan and the United States.
“Supernatural” is one of the longest-running scripted primetime series in US TV history, ending its 15-year run on November 19, 2020. The unlikely TV horror smash hit took off in the early 2010s, getting renewed for an additional 10 seasons after its originally planned season 5 ending. The long-time success […]
As with any form of entertainment, fans are a crucial aspect of TV-watching experience. Binge watching TV shows may be fun, but it’s hard to translate that experience into a communal fandom. A big part of TV-show fandom is having spoiler-filled discussions, sharing memes, and reading episode recaps. Standing around […]
Delphine, a Belgian 16-year-old that runs a Taylor Swift fan account, went viral for missing the release of “Folklore” while on a two-week camping trip. Before she departed, she asked her Twitter followers to notify her if the musician did “something big” while she was away. Swift dropped her eighth […]
BTS fans took to social media to express their disappointment with an upcoming Time Magazine special edition bookazine after the product’s description appeared online. A line that appears to have been removed from the description stated that Western boy bands like The Backstreet Boys and *NSYNC had “paved the way” […]
Korean septet BTS recently donated $US1 million to Black Lives Matter, as first reported by Variety on June 6. BTS fans, called ARMY, began a campaign to #MatchAMillion in an effort to match the group’s million-dollar donation, with contributions tracked by fan collective One in an ARMY. ARMY matched the […]
My Chemical Romance (MCR) reunited for the first time in 7 years at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Friday night for a show consisting of some of the 2000s-era alternative rock band’s greatest hits. The band split in 2013 and has released a greatest hits album and a […]
Hot Topic is a teen retailer that has over 670 stores across the US and Canada. The company has maintained a strong brick-and-mortar presence as a haven for fandom and niche obsessions, even amid the retail apocalypse and an increase in mall vacancies. “We thrive because we are first to […]
Hot Topic is expanding despite tough conditions in retail and in malls. With over 670 stores across the US and Canada, the chain sells merchandise based on whatever trend is sweeping the nation, from punk music to Harry Potter. We stopped by a location in Queens, New York and saw […]
“Charli” trended at no. 2 on Twitter briefly on Tuesday, after a feature about pop artist Charli XCX debuted in Pitchfork, and it made Taylor Swift fans go ballistic. Charli XCX was quoted as being “grateful” that Swift invited her to be an opening act during the “Reputation” stadium tour, […]
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