MTVU’s Fandom Awards Crown Inaugural Winners


When MTV announced plans to create a fandom award, it was as if all the people from Tumblr rejoiced upon finding out that they will be getting their own award show.

Now, the inaugural MTVU Fandom Awards have come and done, all taking place at the mecca for all things “nerdy,” San Diego’s Comic-Con.

The full list of winners can be seen below, though we are pretty sure that if you’re  Tumblr-head, you know already all the winners.


Fandom of the Year: (narrowed down from 36 nominees)

Veronica Mars (Marshmallows)

Visionary Award:

John Green (The Fault in Our Stars)

Breakout Fandom of the Year:

Orphan Black
Sleepy Hollow
Bates Motel 

’Ship of the Year:

Stiles/Derek “Sterek” (Teen Wolf)
Dean/Castiel “Destiel” (Supernatural)
Sherlock/John Watson “Johnlock” (Sherlock)
Damon/Elena “Delena” (The Vampire Diaries)
Katniss Everdeen/Peeta Mellark “Everlark” (The Hunger Games)

Fandom Feat of the Year:

Veronica Mars (fans were successful in funding a Kickstarter campaign to create the Veronica Mars film)
Teen Wolf (fans raised more than $25,000 to build a wolf sanctuary)
Community (the fandom kept the show on the air by petitioning for more episodes, while also getting back original writer Dan Harmon)
Hannibal (fans used their power to get the show renewed for a second season)
Supernatural (Mischa Collins and the fans of the series created “Random Acts,” raising money for charitable organizations)

OMG Moment of the Year:

Star Wars – new cast photo
Breaking Bad – series finale
Game of Thrones – The Purple Wedding
How I Met Your Mother – series finale
Batfleck – Ben Affleck cast in Batman v. Superman

Best Fandom Forever (BFF) Presented with Tumblr:

Harry Potter
The Lord of the Rings
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Doctor Who