FanSided Fandoms of the Year is an authentic celebration of fan culture, bringing together the FanSided community of readers and writers to celebrate the teams, players, competitions, movies, experiences, actors, music, television shows, games and more that made us want to stand up and cheer in 2022.
No one saw this Albert Pujols season comingMiranda Remakulus
With retirement looming, Albert Pujols had one more historic run up his sleeve.
Wakanda Forever is a powerful love letter to Chadwick BosemanMark Lynch
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever was a moving tribute to the late Chadwick Boseman and an example of Marvel at its best.
Legends of Tomorrow was historicMichael Patterson
The response to Legends of Tomorrow’s cancellation highlights the everlasting impact of the beloved CW series.
Euphoria took fans on a journeyJaleel Grandberry
FanSided named Euphoria as the Most Enthusiastic Fandom of the Year and it’s well deserved because fans kept the show’s name buzzing.
House of the Dragon proved GoT fandom is still hereNatalie Zamora
The House of the Dragon fandom wins in 2022 as fans got more than they could ask for.
Savannah Bananas are here to make you smileSandra Marchetti
The Bananas have done a bang-up job making what’s old fun again.
Special Olympics inclusion revolutionIan Levy
Everyone getting the chance to be their best selves. How can you not be a fan of that?
Stranger Things took 2022 by stormCody Schultz
After 1,058 days, Stranger Things finally returned and once again proved why it’s one of the best shows around.
Vermont Green FC: Environmental justice through soccerIan Levy
Vermont Green FC is using soccer to make the world a better place.