TV Tropes is a wiki, built on a PmWiki platform, that collects and expands on various conventions and devices (tropes) found within creative works. Since starting in 2003, the site has gone from covering only television and filmtropes to those in a number of other media. The site is known for approaching topics in a comic tone—author Bruce Sterling once described its style as "wry fanfic analysis"—but Professor Robin Hanson characterized it as rather a possibly "great data source for studying fiction's functions."
Wiki style websites are fast becoming the newest format of learning about our favorite subjects from video games to computers and just about anything else in between and have quickly replaced home made websites for information due to their often thouroughness and ability to have almost anything be edited to make them bigger and more concise by everyone for the most input. What if you took a wiki and had it focus solely on pop culture and media and not only describe … more