Why is fandom so toxic?

Why is fandom so toxic?

The toxic fans’ sense of their own superiority over non-fans and casual fans is caused by them associating fandom of the thing they like and intelligence or depth. The sad thing is, the fans who screech the loudest about how smart liking something makes them are actually the least intelligent of the fans of that thing.

How do you avoid fandom drama?

And I have a few cautionary tales for those of you who might be a little green here.

  1. Be Chill with Your Merchandising.
  2. If you must get a fandom tattoo, never ever EVER make it someone’s face.
  3. Back away from the RPF.
  4. Shipper Fights can get real, real fast but they are NOT REAL LIFE.

What does fandom stand for?

a community of fans
A fandom is simply a community of fans, be they online or off, active or passive. The word “fandom” is both a collective noun, describing many fandoms and subfandoms as one giant body of fans, and a singular one referring to a single fandom.

Which fandom is the most toxic?

10 most toxic fandoms in the globe in 2022

  • Swifties (Talyor Swift fandom)
  • Zack Snyder fans.
  • Rick and Morty fans.
  • Metalheads.
  • Football fans.
  • Nintendrones.
  • BTS’ Army.
  • Star Wars fandom.

How old do you have to be to be on fandom?

In addition, the Services are intended solely for users who are: In California and the EEA (excluding the UK), 16 or older; or. In the rest of the world (including the UK), 13 or older.

What are the craziest fandoms?

Here are a few of the craziest social media fan clubs:

  • Britney Spears:
  • Chris Brown:
  • Lady Gaga:
  • Katy Perry:
  • Rihanna:
  • Justin Bieber:
  • One Direction:
  • Nicki Minaj: Nicki Minaj at the Power 105.1’s Powerhouse Concert at the Barclays Center in New York. (

Who is the strongest Fandom?

BTS’ worldwide number of fans of millions of adoring fans, dubbed ARMY (Adorable Representative MC for Youth), is strong enough to make significant waves — and help members break music business benchmarks. Yes, the answer is BTS, they have the most powerful fandom in the world in 2020.

What is the biggest Fandom in the world?

South Korean boy band, BTS, has achieved global success: two consecutive #1 albums on the Billboard charts, a sold-out world tour, and a historic stadium show at Citi Field, with over 40,000 fans in attendance. With the help of their fan base, ARMY, the K-pop group has the world’s most powerful fandom.

Are ARMYs or blinks more toxic?

Neither of them are toxic. “Toxicity” is exclusive of a person, not a fandom. Being an ARMY or a BLINK does not makes you toxic, you could be a priest and still be the most toxic person on Earth.

Why do ARMYs and blinks fight?

ARMYs and BLINKs view each other as competition and it’s slowly stopped being about the groups they stan, but about their pride. The fact that BP completely showed up BTS’s “FAKE LOVE” video on YouTube with “DDDD” really hurt ARMYs so there’s some obvious hostility there.

Who is the most toxic fandom in pop?

What is the most toxic K-pop fandom?

  • ARMY – BTS.
  • Twice – Once.
  • Red Velvet – Reveluv.
  • EXO – L.
  • Orbit – LOONA.
  • Big Bang – VIP.
  • SUJU – ELF.