Okay I have two very importante things to share with you guys:
First, my humble litlle Makoharu sideblog finally hit 2,000 followers!!! I seriously have no idea how this happened but I’ve had this blog for about 4 years and so all I can say is dayum I cant believe I’ve dedicated this much time of my life to an anime and two stupid boys who literally destroy my heart every time I see them <3
I’m moving to Florida because this girl is going to Walt Disney World for the Disney College Program!! I’m accepted for the Spring Advantage 2018 program and i’m SO FUCKING EXCITED BECAUSE IM WORKING IN ATTRACTIONS WHICH CAN HOPEFULLY BE SUPER RELEVANT TO MY USELESS THEATRE DEGREE WEHEEEEEEEEEEE!!!
So yeah life is a little crazy rn which is why I haven’t been active much but I just want you all to know that I love and appreciate every single one of you and I really hope you always feel like you can talk to me or scream about MH with me whenever you want/need to <3
Anywayyyy, I want to do something fun for you guys so I’m thinking I’m going to open up drabble requests for a few days and work on them as time allows. Can’t promise I’ll get to them all but I haven’t done them in a while so if you have any prompts I’d love to hear them!! Thanks for sticking around and may MH live on in your hearts and souls as they do in mine ayeeeee
Shipping is one of Tumblr’s favorite hobbies, drawing hundreds of millions of engagements each year. On Tumblr, shipping exists in many forms: fan art, fan fiction, manipulated GIFs and videos, and roleplay, just to name a few. It’s a common practice no matter what fandom you’re in—from television shows and movies to K-pop and video games. On Tumblr, the most popular type is slash—ships comprised of two male characters. Out of the top 150, 95 (63%) were guy/guy love.
We grabbed the top 30 ships from 2013—2016. 2013—2015 were ranked by reblogs alone. 2016 and 2017 are ranked by their Trending Score. This includes volume of searches, original posts, and likes in addition to reblogs. We’ve sorted the source content behind each year’s top ships below.
TV | 40%
Music | 40%
Anime | 10%
Celebrities | 6.67%
K-Pop | 3.33%
2013’s most reblogged ships were predominantly slash (76.67%). The remaining 23.33% were all heterosexual (het) ships—there were no femslash ships in the top 30 that year.
The most reblogged ship of the year was from an anime: MakoHaru (Nanase Haruka and Tachibana Makoto, Free! series).
TV | 40%
Anime | 20%
Music | 13.33%
Celebrities | 10%
Movies | 10%
Web Celebrities | 6.67%
Though slash (66.67%) and het ships (26.67%) comprised most of the list in 2014, femslash ships (6.67%) made their debut.
2014’s top ship was Destiel (Dean Winchester and Castiel, Supernatural). Though the ship is not canon (yet), the 200th episode “Fan Fiction” paid homage to it.
Destination Toast (@destinationtoast) has spent the past few years working with fandom and fic data. You can find all of her research, along with reblogs of posts created by others in different fandoms, on her side blog, ToastyStats (@toastystats).