When Fandom Is the Problem

“Fandom”—the participatory community that grows out of a piece of media—has come to dominate pop culture.…

Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Clockwise from top left: Mikkel Høegh Post (Natural History Museum of Denmark); Benjamin Currie (Gizmodo); AP;…

The Best Fan to Get You Through the Sweaty Summer

It’s hard to know precisely when the electric fan was invented, but Thomas Edison was probably…

Fans Look Back at the Star Wars Prequel

Ask a Star Wars fan what they think about The Phantom Menace and you’re going to…