Amber Heard

‘This is f*cking sick’: People are writing violent revenge fantasy stories about Amber Heard on fanfiction site

'I would say seek help but clearly y’all are beyond that.'

On May 27, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

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The real-life stakes of faking your death online

Why a TikToker faked her death on 11 years ago.

On Dec 23, 2021 by Liza Bautista

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Video: The wild history of fanfic censorship

From crackdowns on queer fanzines to NSFW bans on sites like Tumblr, modern fandom was shaped by censorship.

On Nov 12, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Prolific erotica author Romilly King accused of plagiarizing ‘Supernatural’ fanfic

It's a major scandal in the erotic ebook publishing community.

On Aug 5, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Why does the BBC’s ‘Doctor Who’ FAQ try to ban people from posting fanfic?

Fans unearthed a section of the 'Doctor Who' website that says fanfiction is 'not permitted.'

On May 12, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

A ship with shipping containers.

Yes, there’s already erotic fanfic about the ship that got stuck in the Suez Canal

Rule 34 is alive and well.

On Mar 29, 2021 by Siobhan Ball

An image of a man doing a handstand with a wolf's shadow on a wall. Wolf dynamics play a key role in the omegaverse and its A/B/O dynamics.

Welcome to the ‘omegaverse,’ the kinky erotica genre reimagining bodies

It's a knotty subject.

On Dec 21, 2020 by Ana Valens

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How fanfic writers are reacting to coronavirus

Fanfiction is basically the perfect hobby for quarantine season.

On Mar 19, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Soulmate POV TikTok trend riffs on a fanfic trope

Is your soulmate on TikTok?

On Mar 4, 2020 by Audra Schroeder

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It’s really hard to avoid spoilers for ‘Rise of Skywalker’ this week

Careful out there.

On Dec 18, 2019 by Kahron Spearman


Yahoo is shuttering Yahoo Groups. Fandom will never be the same

Since the early 2000s, Yahoo Groups were a central hub.

On Oct 17, 2019 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Nonprofit fanfiction database Archive of Our Own wins a Hugo

The award is a major win for fanfic writers.

On Aug 19, 2019 by Michelle Jaworski

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One true pairing: Real-life love stories from the heart of fanfic

Five couples who met in the internet's most passionate corners tell us their stories.

On Jun 21, 2019 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Text-message fanfiction is taking over Instagram

So this is what the kids are up to these days.

On Mar 25, 2019 by Alex Dalbey

Game of Thrones fanfiction - Tyrion

Here’s the best ‘Game of Thrones’ fanfiction

Get your 'Game of Thrones' fix from one of these Westeros die-hards.

On Mar 22, 2019 by Nahila Bonfiglio