Television has become an integral part of our daily lives. There’s no better means of entertainment than the television. We spend most of our time watching this modern form of entertainment. For a long time now, TV shows have been very efficient in attracting the interest of the audiences, captivating them, and making the viewers stick to the television screen. These amazing TV shows with their interesting and twisting plots, emotional moments, always manage to keep us viewers on the edge of our seats.
There are many TV shows out there, some are good, some are bad, some you just have to see, some you shouldn’t see. Shows ranging from a crime drama to two brothers hunting supernatural stuff like ghosts, ghouls, demons. You’ll definitely find something on the television that matches your interests. While almost every TV show has fans, but there are some exceptional TV shows that have FANS! These fans aren’t just some people who would record their favorite show or download each and every episode of the show through the internet to make a collection. These fans are crazy, die-hard followers of the TV show! Their enthusiasm knows no limits! Even the word crazy is not enough to describe their love for their favorite TV Show.
These fans express their love and loyalty to the show by creating fan art, photo sets, gifs, memes, trolls, fan fiction stories, spoilers, discussions, sharing their views and opinions on various social networking sites and forums. You can check how active these fandoms are on Tumblr, Facebook, Reddit. This is what differentiates a fandom from normal fans.
So let’s take a look at Top 5 TV Shows With Passionate Fandoms On The Internet!
Supernatural has possibly the most passionate, loyal, die-hard fandom among the other TV shows. Their wide-spread fan base literally rules the Tumblr, they’re only second to the Potterheads (Some people would debate that). The Supernatural fandom rules the internet with their fan fiction such as Destiel, they are also known for hijacking any post with a relevant gif. This fandom has a gif for everything! The show is going really strong, it has been renewed for the 13th season, all because of the love of its fandom.
Sherlock is a British TV series, starring Benedict Cumberbatch in the iconic role of the great detective Sherlock Holmes. The worst part of being a Sherlockian is that you have to wait for years for the next season of your favorite show. Sherlock’s fandom is deeply in love with the talented Benedict Cumberbatch, this fandom is very active, it is full of people who try continuously to sharpen their observation and deduction skills just to become like Sherlock. The fan girls of this fandom never hesitate from expressing their love for the show’s characters.
3. The Walking Dead
Like Supernatural, Sherlock, The Walking Dead is another popular TV show which tells the story about a group of survivors in a zombie apocalyptic world. This show is based on the comic book series. Since this show is a horror show, the fandom of this show has a strong liking for blood, gore, violence, they follow similar shows like Game of Thrones, Dexter. This TV series is a favorite for every zombie buff out there.
4. Doctor Who
This show has been there for so long, that it would be no surprise if it continues for the coming 20-30 years or more. The fans of the show prefer being called “Whovians”. Doctor Who fans has even made a Doctor Who Appreciation Society. Their are many Doctor Who conventions which are held worldwide. Not only fans, even many celebrities are crazy for this show.
5. Game of Thrones
All because of the love and support from its fans, this series has become the most popular HBO series of all time. The fans of the shows are also the readers of the George R. R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels, on which the show is based. However the TV show plot is not as complex as the shows, the fans of the show are very vocal about their opinions.