Home Tag "fandom"

Don’t #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend

A petition/hashtag has exploded online as some fans have taken it upon themselves to ask Marvel and their team behind Captain America to give him a boyfriend. #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend and it’s predecessor #GiveElsaAGirlfriend are fan driven trends and organised pushes to see more LGBT inclusion within some of the most popular movies and franchises of the moment. […]

Steven Universe: On Queer Magic And Censorship

By now you may have heard of the Steven Universe petition currently circulating the Internet. Fans aren’t asking series creator Rebecca Sugar for more episodes, or specific story, they’re not asking for a movie or live-action series. No, a petition was posted on change.org asking Cartoon Network UK to end the ‘homophobic’ editing/censorship of the beloved cartoon. For the […]

Awe Me: Iron Throne Toilet

AWE Me are at it again. Super-Fan Builds got wind of Arya’s sword and decided to take the Game of Thrones initiative.  Tim Baker and his crew have built an Iron Throne Toilet. This is not a typo. The most uncomfortable chair in TV history; a professionally made, fully functioning lavatory. The opportunity for puns […]

Arcadio – Fan Fiction Farce

Tune in to the latest episode and listen as myself, Wayne, Kieran, Marcus and Jack dive headfirst (and in some cases cannonball) into the world of fandoms. We expand on the points made by Wayne his piece, ‘Doctor Who and the Curse of the Fickle Fandom‘, we look at both sides of the fandom phenomenon […]