Ships fuel fandoms; they create a driving force for TV shows and motivate fans to keep watching. However, ships can get ugly and brutal. It’s time for the ultamite shipper wars: the big leagues. We will give all the ships a second chance to redeem themselves and an opportunity for those who have already won another victory. This Shipper Wars will feature some of the top powerhouse ships which consist of steady fandoms. Let’s begin!
These two have undeniable chemistry. Felicity Smoak and vigilante Oliver Queen are strong and well rounded characters that are independent individuals. Both actors capture a deep sense of caring and affection for the other. There on-screen relationship has won many the hearts of many Arrow fans.
Diggle and Lyla (Arrow)
John Diggle and Lyla Michaels are two peas in a pod. These two are military experts and are one of Oliver Queen’s greatest allies. Both Diggle and Lyla have grown through the course of the series, and have even decided to get remarried after having their first child. Diggle and Lyla give hope that any love can be rekindled.
Korrasami (The Legend of Korra)
Korra and Asami have traveled across the world together and have developed a special connection. Even though, this couple/ship/otp is debated across fandom it does not stop it from making it to our list of powerhouse ships. Korrasami has several fans cheering on for these two best friends. Korra and Asami both bring out the best in each other and have a long established friendship.
Delena (The Vampire Diaries)
Delena, the pairing between bad boy Damon, a vampire, and Elena the main protagonist of The Vampire Diaries. Both Damon and Elena have gone through a lot over the years and have developed a strong connection. This ship proves that love is strong and passionate.
Klaroline (The Vampire Diaries)
Klaroline makes our list as one of the most popular otps on Tumblr. These two are polar opposites but there is no denying there amazing on screen tension. Klaus, the convicted anti-hero, falls for the miss perfect Caroline in the Vampire Diaries. With Klaus’ dark side being pushed away by Caroline these two find the best in each other.
Westallen (The Flash)
A classic comic book couple, Iris West and Barry Allen make it to our big league Shipper Wars. These two are one of America’s most beloved superhero couples. Besides being a romantic pairing these two share years of friendship and understanding. Both actors work well together to create a believable love.
Outlaw Queen (Once Upon a Time)
Everyone deserves a second chance at love. Regina and Robin both have tough pasts, but they understand that a person’s past is in the past. Robin gives Regina hope and is her rock when it comes to her self doubt. Regina on the other hand, loves Robin with all her heart even if that means not being with him.
Swan Queen (Once Upon a Time)
Swan Queen has proven itself in our last Shipper Wars: Once Upon a Time edition to be a powerhouse. Both Emma and Regina strive to be the best mothers they can possibly be. Besides sharing magical abilities these two have one motivation–Henry. Both characters have gone through a lot over the years and have a deep connection and dynamic.
Rumbelle (Once Upon a Time)
Ups and downs is what Rumbelle brings shippers. These two can cause an overflow of feels with their undying love for each other. However, this couple is constantly facing new threats and being pulled apart. Belle brings out the best in her beloved beast, while Rumple admires Belle’s good heart and bravery.
Captain Swan (Once Upon a Time)
Regina and Rumplestikskin aren’t the only villains seeking redemption, Captain Hook has also turned to the light in effort to become a better man. Hook and Emma Swan make our list as one of the most moving couples. These two not only look good together but also work well together.
Whouffaldi (Doctor Who)
When the Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith) met Ms. Clara Oswald many fans shipped them together and formed a large fandom. This ship has grown over the years and even with the change of the Doctor with Peter Capaldi. Clara and the Doctor have traveled all across the universe. Clara has saved the Doctor’s life countless of times. The Doctor on the other hand will stop at nothing to make sure she is safe and happy.
Bellarke (The 100)
Bellarke, a growing ship in the series The 100, made our list of popular ships/otps. These two began the series by fighting for power and leadership, each one desiring to take on the role of the person in charge. Both actors capture a growing bond between these two characters, and a dynamic that is beautiful and trusting.
Stydia (Teen Wolf)
Finally, Stiles and Lydia–even though there are several other popular Teen Wolf ships out there we only had spot for one. Stylida made it on our list because of fans constant devotion and the series long established relationship between the two. Stiles has had a crush on Lydia Martin for almost all his life, while Lydia has grown to become a dear and close friend to Stiles through the recent events in her life. These two have been there for each other in the worst of times and a spark has been implanted in both their hearts.
These are only a few of today’s most popular and largest ships/otps. Which ship should win the Shipper Wars?
Did we miss one of your favorites? Comment bellow: Which show/TV couples should be in the next shipper wars?