Miraculous Ladybug: Now Trending
The internet has once again managed to revive a fandom. The show, Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir, has gained a bigger following. The show premiered in 2015 and currently has three seasons consisting of 26 episodes each.
The show is a children's show that centers on the life of Marinette Dupain-Cheng, a Parisian teenager, as she becomes a superhero, Ladybug. It also focuses on Adrien, who is her partner as Cat Noir. The two superheroes strive to maintain their secret identities and balance their work and personal lives.
The popularity of the show is not just limited to children. Many adults are part of the fandom and have created social media communities. The Tiktok Miraculous account has 721K followers and 9.2 million collective likes. The #miraculous has 3.58 billion views on the platform as well. On Reddit, the community has 53k members and 4.4 million subscribers on Youtube.
The show has several characteristics that are reminiscent of other popular fandoms. There are hidden details within the show's episodes that hint at larger developments in later seasons. It is similar to the Marvel franchise that gives hints at important events and has the same continuity. It has given rise to several theories on social media sites, such as Reddit and Tiktok.
Another popular characteristic of the show is the love triangle trope between the main characters. Because of their secret identities, many of the characters are in love with each other without knowing it.
The show caters to both the adult fandom and the children watching. It just goes to show that everyone can appreciate children's tv shows. Through the internet, now it's easier than ever to discover something new to love and enjoy.