As 2020 comes to a close, we decided to look back at the top 10 most-read posts on thepopinsider.com. And what we found was something of a time capsule for this unprecedented year, which may not have had fan conventions or new movies, but still showcased the creativity and community that fandoms can offer.
From optimistic, pre-pandemic product previews that we published in February to a 2-year-old listicle that still makes us laugh and a feature highlighting a cosplaying frontline healthcare worker, these posts offer quite a range. Check them out below!
Did all of these pre-pandemic announcements make it to retail? Scroll through and see.
The Vought International Amazon store is still live — check it out!
This Structure Deck launched in February, featuring revamped art and 10 foil cards.
The wand chooses the collector!
The first look at Star Wars pinball, Burger Time, and more.
Sadly, it seems these Craigh Na Dun bookends are yet another casualty of 2020. But look how pretty they would have been!
New Jersey-based cosplayer and nurse Maweezy embodies multiple definitions of hero.
We wrote this in 2018, but tbh it’s never been more relatable.
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