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Nov 26, 2019, 12:55 ET Fandom, Riot Games and State Farm Launch Esports Tournament for Teamfight Tactics

Fandom, the fan-first global entertainment platform, announced today a weekly Teamfight Tactics tournament in partnership with Riot Games and State...


Oct 02, 2019, 09:00 ET "The State of Fandom" Report: Insights for Marketers Seeking to Tap Into the Age of Fandom

Fandom, the fan-first global entertainment platform, released its inaugural insights report in New York City at FanDNA: Marketing in the Age of...


Sep 10, 2019, 09:00 ET Fandom Taps Former Condé Nast EVP as Chief Marketing Officer

Fandom, the fan-first global entertainment platform, announced today the appointment of Stephanie Fried as Fandom's Chief Marketing Officer. With two ...


Aug 22, 2019, 09:00 ET Fandom Names New Chief Technology and Product Officer

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/-- Fandom, the fan-first global entertainment platform, announced today the appointment of Adil Ajmal as...


Aug 20, 2019, 09:00 ET Fandom Launches Game Publishing Arm With Early Access Release of Action-Adventure Roguelike UnderMine

Fandom, the fan-first global entertainment platform, announced today its first foray into game publishing with the release of action-adventure...


Aug 05, 2019, 12:00 ET Fandom's Muthead to Host Friday Night Football (FNF) Summer Series Championship at Madden NFL 20 Launch Event August 9th

Muthead, a Fandom gaming community for Madden NFL, announced today that it will be hosting its annual Friday Night Football (FNF) Summer Series...


Jul 17, 2019, 12:00 ET Fandom Announces a New Docu-short Series Celebrating Fan Culture

Fandom, the fan-first global entertainment platform, launched its newest series, Fandom Uncovered, a docu-short series exploring the deepest facets...


Jun 27, 2019, 12:00 ET Fandom Names New Head of Fandom X

Fandom, the fan first global media platform, announced today the appointment of Brett Bates as Head of Fandom X, the company's global branded content ...


Jul 02, 2018, 12:30 ET FANDOM Acquires Screen Junkies

FANDOM, the global entertainment destination powered by fan passion, today announced that it has completed an acquisition of Screen Junkies and its...


Apr 09, 2018, 12:00 ET Clarke Wolfe Joins FANDOM in New Host Role

FANDOM today announced the hiring of esteemed entertainment media personality Clarke Wolfe in the role of FANDOM Host. In this newly created...


Feb 20, 2018, 12:30 ET Wikia, Inc.'s FANDOM Announces Investment Led by Media Veteran Jon Miller

Wikia, Inc.'s FANDOM announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement for an investment from TPG-backed media and technology veteran, Jon...


Oct 03, 2017, 09:00 ET FANDOM Releases Flagship App, Enabling Personalized Entertainment Experiences for Fans

FANDOM – a leading global entertainment media brand powered by fan passion – today unveiled a flagship app that allows fans to easily and quickly...


Sep 19, 2017, 09:00 ET Wikia, Inc. Announces Neha Tiwari of YouTube as FANDOM VP of Video Strategy and Operations

Wikia, Inc. today announced that Neha Tiwari, formerly of YouTube, has joined FANDOM in a newly created position, as VP of Video Strategy and...


Jul 13, 2017, 13:30 ET FANDOM and PEPSI® Host Inaugural FANDOM Fest During San Diego Comic-Con

Today, FANDOM, home to the largest entertainment fan site in the world, announced a lineup of new experiences that will bring San Diego Comic-Con to...


Jun 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Wikia, Inc. Names New FANDOM Editor-in-Chief, Lawrence Yee

Wikia, Inc. today announced the hiring of entertainment media veteran Lawrence Yee as FANDOM Editor-in-Chief. In this newly created role, Yee will...


May 02, 2017, 09:00 ET Big Fans Also Big Influencers and Spenders, According to "The Power of the Fan" Study from FANDOM and comScore

FANDOM and comScore have released "The Power of the Fan," a U.S.-based study that examines the behaviors and attitudes of entertainment fans. The...