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Pure Fandom was created by fangirls and best friends, Liz (Pochop) Prugh and Lindi Smith. Their site - along with several other expert fan contributors! - brings you updates and breakdowns on shows like 'The Walking Dead,' 'Game of Thrones,' 'The Originals', and more. Liz & Lindi have written for Entertainment Weekly, AOL, HelloGiggles, and frequently host Comic-Con panels around the country. They are dedicated to putting a comedic and fun twist on all things fandom.

Will the success of Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ lead to a Storm movie?

In case you’ve been living under a Vibranium boulder, Black Panther is a box office smash and global sensation. In fact, it scored second place for Marvel’s highest-grossing opening weekend after The Avengers. The film’s box office sales aren’t predicted to slow down anytime soon either. With the success of the newest installment of the […]

Quiz: Can you guess all of these TV shows from just one photo?

Fancy yourself a TV show guru? See if you can ace our quiz by guessing all 20 shows from just a picture! Share your results on Twitter and let us know your score over on @Pure_Fandom! Want more TV show quizzes? The toughest Game of Thrones quiz in all of Westeros How well do you […]

16 Hilarious Marvel memes only fans would understand

Cap is 100% a Cumberbitch. Pretty sure Bucky never understands what’s going on. Aye aye, Cap! Does anyone actually like Iron Fist though? That’s not right… When you go from watching Guardians to The Punisher. The king. Dayyyuummm. Did Black Panther live up to the hype? That’s more like it. Deadpool would be this hilariously […]

Titus Makin debuts music video for infectious new single “Suicide”

You may recognize him from Glee, Pretty Little Liars, The Path, or Star-Crossed, but Titus Makin is making waves in the music industry. His latest single, “Suicide,” off of his upcoming EP titled Lean, now has a color-saturated, dizzying new music video. The song was written in collaboration with artist Aaron Kellim. Makin says of the […]

The 5 steamiest romance authors guaranteed to raise your pulse

Written by: Lindi Smith We all know about Fifty Shades of Grey, and we all know about the sugary sweet romances of Nora Roberts (not that there’s anything wrong with that), but I’ve been looking for something… more. I listen to or read about four books a week, and lately, I’ve delved into the world […]

ClexaCon 2018 offering incredible celeb lineup for annual LGBTQ fan convention

If you haven’t heard of ClexaCon yet, you’re about to. It’s the first and largest multi-fandom convention that celebrates the LGBTQ community and the TV characters and creators that represent it. On top of your typical Q&A sessions, meet-and-greets, and autograph opportunities, ClexaCon also serves as a film festival and networking event. ClexaCon puts the […]

Harry Potter Christmas clothes that will make your holidays even more magical

You may be a muggle, but you don’t have to dress like a squib. This holiday season, dress to impress with these magical Harry Potter Christmas clothes. Merry Christmas Ya Filthy Muggle ($25) Have a Very Harry Christmas ($35) Hogwarts House Christmas Sweaters ($35) Golden Snitch Ugly Christmas Sweater ($30) It’s a Magical Christmas Tee […]

5 shows to binge-watch on Netflix over the holidays

The holidays are fast approaching, and however you plan on spending them, we’re going to guess you’ll need Netflix to help you cope after all the inevitable family drama. Besides, what are the holidays for if not to overeat, fight with your parents about your life choices, and then pretend you don’t feel well so […]

HBO releases official ‘Game of Thrones’ fine art prints

We have some really cool news for all of you hardcore Thrones fans out there! Classic Stills and HBO have released an exclusive line of Game of Thrones fine art prints just in time for the holidays. HBO announced the gorgeous art collection today in a press release, saying: Classic Stills, a Los Angeles- and […]

Marvel releases highly anticipated ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ trailer

IT’S HERE! The highly-anticipated Avengers: Infinity War trailer that we’ve all been waiting for has finally been released. The trailer opens with a montage of some of our favorite Marvel characters with a dramatic voice over: There was an idea, to bring together a group of remarkable people, to see if we could become something […]

Klaroline Music Playlist: Add your favorite songs

Here at Pure Fandom, we absolutely love The Vampire Diaries and The Originals. Fun fact: TVD was one of the first shows Lindi and I actually covered on the website back when we were called “Team TV Supernatural Dramas” (who remembers those days?!) I made a Steroline Wedding Playlist a few months back, and with all of the buzz […]

Deadpool impersonates Bob Ross in new “Wet on Wet” sequel teaser trailer

Guys, it’s here — the very first teaser trailer for Deadpool 2 — and it’s glorious. In the newly released promo, Deadpool is impersonating none other than the legendary painter, Bob Ross. We also get some short clips of the action we’ll be seeing in the second movie. One YouTube commenter hit the nail on the […]

Pure Fandom Co-Founders Liz and Lindi featured on DRNK CLTR Podcast

This week we’re thrilled to be featured on DRNK CLTR’s podcast talking all things fandom. We share the Pure Fandom story and how we came to build the Pure Fandom community for all of our amazing writers and podcasters. Join us as we geek out with podcast hosts Jared and Fabian over our favorite TV […]

Marvel releases full series of ‘Black Panther’ character posters

Today, Marvel decided to grant us the gift of a full series of 11 Black Panther character posters. The Black Panther and Marvel Twitter accounts (and all of the actors) tweeted out their cast photos, and they are just as amazing as we hoped they’d be. Each of the photos is accompanied by a three-word descriptor for […]

‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ Blu-ray to feature more Elton John and behind-the-scenes surprises

Twentieth Century Fox has released a statement giving us a whole lot of details on what to expect when the Kingsman: The Golden Circle blu-ray and DVD hits stores on Dec. 12.  The 4K Ultra HD Blu-day and DVD releases will give fans a whopping two hours of extra, never-before-seen content. If you’ve been wanting […]