Most Annoying Things In DeviantArt

DeviantART is a really awesome website about pictures and so on. But there's also a dark side of the. Let's take a look at it.

The Top Ten

1 Inflation fanart

If you're searching for your favourite female video game character, you'll find some disturbing inflation pictures of her. Really awkward. And not only inflation pictures. But also pregnant, giant feets, the REALLY horny snake Kaa hypnotizing her, vore and so on. Disgusting. - AtomicLugia

Die those inflation art fetishizers who take it to the extreme.

Seriously, it's disturbing and confusing. I don't understand why this is a thing.

Seriously, what is attractive about an overly fat person? I can understand liking characters chubbier than usual (better for hugs, cuddles, etc.), but morbidly obese? Why?

2 You can't delete a comment

And that sucks. I hope that they'll give you that option as well as the option to disable profile comments, too.

You can't delete, but you can hide them.

Yeah, I wish you can delete comments. I hope they add that feature soon.

That is so annoying. I wish we could. - Powerfulgirl10

3 Finding pictures that don't match your search

As I wrote about finding "final boss" stuff, I claimed that I've encountered with unfunny horrors that do bad depictions of a final boss, do "office boss" jokes and do gross fetishes too, so they should die.

I remember like two years ago searching drawings about the concept of "final boss", which at the beginning it shows you many examples of iconic game final bosses, interpretations and the iconic drawings of Final Boss Veigar skin from LoL. And now, the more you keep searching for more final boss drawings, the deeper you go encountering some absurd and simple drawn deviations that had anything or nothing to do with the concept of final boss, also that there are some stupid drawings depicted as weak jokes related to office bosses and not game bosses, and not to mention fetishes.

Search for "gardevoir underwater" and you find a lot of stupid trainer cards that has absolutely nothing to do with that, what you are searching for. Quite ridiculous. - AtomicLugia

Yes, this can be so annoying at times...

4 The dumb search error

Instead of showing results I got this incredibly stupid error! Seriously, is this a dumb bug or is this meant to piss us of? - AtomicLugia

I got Error 404 after clicking on Tundran Territories fan art, and the site's creator(s) don't seem to be willing to remove it, what!?

5 You cannot disable comments on your profile

Oh yes. I had to write a notice to tell people to not post anything. So far its it's working. - Katildalover93

FFF... This is the very reason why I was harassed to the point of having false call outs written against me and my boyfriend (or my "boyfriend" according to people who hate me, liking to make it seem like I'm dating myself.) - TyrantKing

The disability to disable comments is what got me harassed to the point of leaving DeviantArt. I hate this site.

Yeah, and this just sucks. I wish this feature will be added soon, along with deleting negative comments.

6 Too many Twitch Ads
7 Full view

May be a new feature but it's really annoying because the switches sometimes automatic to this mode. If you'll find a disgusting picture like inflation fanart, this 'cool' feature will show you this with FULL RESOLUTION. - AtomicLugia

8 People thanking you for the fave

Definitely redundant and superficial. There's nothing to glorify about a fave.

This is called being nice.

It was fine for a while, but it's really irritating! I know people want to thank me for it, but sorry, I am not accepting anymore of these comments. - Katildalover93

Why is this here? This is just other users rightfully being kind. If it wasn't for some decent artists treating others the way they would want to be treated, Deviantart's issues with trolling and cyberbullying would have plagued the site enough for its whole community to eventually implode long ago. - Entranced98

9 Fetish artwork

Someone tell that those two stupid users who are fetish cultists and bad ortographers to shut the hell up and forbid the law of hating fetish art also if they are Trump worshippers.

Fetish art isn't true art, that's just ruining the beauty of it. Yeah, I know that the R34 art is corrupted too, but sometimes, we aren't ready to see the world with virgin eyes, and so, let's go on with the life.

Perverts abound on DeviantArt. There's no question about that. Pure filth.

Self-explanatory. I think fetishes are mind-numbing, disgusting and stupid. They get in the way of good stuff. Landscape artists and photographs are mostly safe :), but everything else is a minefield, especially fanart concerning popular characters and franchises, such as Dragon Ball and other animes, Sonic, Five Nights at Freddy's, Frozen, Harry Potter, Pokemon, Dora, My Little Pony, Spyro the Dragon and Zootopia. So, for franchises someone might like, that's sad.

Hence I got bored and choose a few favorites and EXPLORE the WEBSITE two or three time per year. And I usually REGRET it.

Fetish art is fine, let people what you want. Deviant literally means fetish, I think people should just go be boring somewhere else. Devianart is for EVERYONE, don't like it go to tumblr were you belong.

10 Images that has everything in their keywords

I searched for Peach, I found a picture of some hedgehog. I searched for Daisy, I found a picture of some hedgehog again. I searched for Rosalina, and I STILL found a picture of some hedgehog. - AtomicLugia

I want an art of ___, but then a picture of a potato appears...

Ah yes, the Sonic fandom is nuts. It's like they name their OCs after every fictional character you can think of.

That is so outrageous. - AinezoChan

The Contenders

11 You can't block users/unblock them for 48 hours

MasterInterneto1 deserves to be blocked. So please everyone, BLOCK THAT DOXXING CYBERBULLY as much as possible. He knows about someone's IP address, and this can't be tolerated.

What of you have problems with them again? Sorry can't help you. You'll just have to wait.
That is why I have to be wise in blocking and unblocking on DA. - Katildalover93

12 Almost all fanart is anime bishies

I don't have a thing against people who draw anime but most of the time, a western cartoon character is drawn in a bishie style just for the sake of eye candy. In this style, there is nothing unique about them as they all look the same.

I hate it when they turn manly characters into bishies. It makes them out of character for no reason. Why not accept them the way they are?

Even though I'm not against anime, it just takes over DeviantArt and makes anime overrated. - AinezoChan

Anime art can be good unless it's just hentai crap. - Swellow

13 Not having a PM

There is a PM. It's called Notes.

That is literally frustrating. Many people rudely say "NO" when I kindly ask them to give me Core. And make me open commissions which I can't stand at all. - AinezoChan

It's within someone's rights to not spend money on giving you a Core. If you want a Core that bad, earn points through commissions. - AlestAL357

There is notes. - Katildalover93

14 Cuphead Fanart

Everything from the franchise and fandom are annoying.

I drink to forget but I always remember...

Most of the fan art is good, but please watch out for r34 art...


Also, the game gets too much hate on here just because of it’s fandom. Same thing with BATIM on here. - IceFoxPlayz

15 Furries

Not al furries draw porn. Clean furries are fine, but the porn drawers are gross - Lunala

Shenzi fans are all perverts.

You misspelled anti-furries. - TyrantKing

Just gross - TinyToonsGirl45

16 Fart fetishes

It didn't impress me, but that's another one to be forbidden too.

Ironically it 'stinks' less than the idiots who complain about a bodily function that everyone does.

Tackofetish Is The Worst Of This

Like the fart fetishes of the Wii Fit Trainer. Disgusting. Can you say, G-R-O-S-S? Sheesh! - Katildalover93

17 Blocking users doesn't make them invisible to you

Please just make them invisible. Because all of the people I block are people I do not want to hear from again. - Katildalover93

This would be better

It has changed after so many years - Getovait

blow me

18 The Loud House "Memes"

Because there's a bunch of autistic men at age of 18 less or more who likes children's cartoon and posting garbage MS paint "memes" per minute or so.

@visitor-Just hope you know not all autistics are like that. That's all I'm gonna say.

Ya it's annoying now - TinyToonsGirl45

This should be the most annoying thing in deviantart

Loud Sisters Reacts to... - RedPanda5

19 Fan girls who ship characters with themselves in their art.

Jiminycricketfan007 is a major example of this. Not only she ships herself with a fictional character, but also a deceased voice actor who played said character as well. Ouch. Her unhealthy obsession has gone way too far to the point of attracting so many trolls. This is not a person to look up to or see as a role model to be honest. I hope she grows out of her nasty obsessions soon and start facing reality. It's fine to like an actor, actress or fictional character, but treating them as your lovers is not good behavior at all.

It crushes dreams and annoys people out of their minds.

This is just...creepy. If you're honestly desperate enough to ship yourself with Mario or something, you may have a problem! - Garythesnail

I KNOW RIGHT!? It's so annoying and just irrelevant! It bothers me just much! ( almost as much as my OCD issues;) ) but I get so annoyed by this! Ugh!

20 Rule 34

Crossover Rule 34 is one of the worst of it.

When you search for something without the tags "porn" or "rule34", you ALWAYS get porn instead of good fanart. - pootisgumball256

Also... Making rule 34 of real people will not be tolerated.

Rule 34 artists are so desperate to jerk off - BubblePops

21 "Please reply to this comment I need to keep my profile clean, so don't leave a new comment above"
22 Art theives

No matter how many years pass by in DA world I find users:
-Tracing screenshots and popular art/artists.
- recolors, butt loads of them.
-Frankin-shops of other artists work
-outright lifts of artists work from outside DA
-there are even instances of thieves selling the stolen art at conventions.
- subject and medium doesn't matter if you make it they will steal it.

Lots of good artists have left DA because of this on going issue. I even left for three years because a friend had his 3d work stolen and the admins took months to respond. Didn't want the same happening to me.

That's why I use a "MD♡" signature. I hate art thieves. Make your own art and be creative, or don't use the site. - Katildalover93

Several idiots are claiming that I stle artwork lol.

An art thief who traces over other people’s work is EKJr who constantly traces over JaviSuzumiya’s art. He is also a Clyde McBride worshipper unlike the majority of the fandom and he ships Clyde with literally everyone on the show.

23 Llamas

I don't really get the point of the Llama Badge.

YEAH It's SO TRUE - LeafpoolLover

I like getting Llamas. - Katildalover93

Now that's just speciesism. - TyrantKing

24 Vore

It sucks that this and other fetish art show up when you're looking for something totally unrelated.

They make me feel discomfort. Espeically if it has internal shots of the stomach - YourWaifuSucks

If this is supposed to be romantic or sexy it's not how eating a person and now he/she is turning into that person's poop
How's that romantic

I hate vore. I was writing a story about inflation and weight gain on quotev and I was searching for pics on google images of pics from DeviantArt to use for my character and a pic of Zelda vore cake up. - Ilovestephanie

25 Fat art

For example, if you're looking for a picture of Wonder Woman, you'll come across a fat image of her that's very disturbing.

They should cease to exist, too.

26 Friendly users who block you for stupid reasons

I met a mentally unstable, and rude woman on there (AliDee33, I like her art, but I do not like her), and a abuser (NostalgiaFandomChick).
I don't ever want to hear from them again. - Katildalover93

If you offend someone you'll not only get blocked, but all their friends will clique up against you as well. A lot snarky infancy on that site.

Makes me so glad I'm not on DeviantArt.

Xeshaire. She's anything but friendly. Report her. - TyrantKing

27 People shove their interests down your throat

Yeah, this gets quite annoying.

28 People who claim you're stalking simply because you visited their profile

God, this is just so mean spirited. - AinezoChan

You're just looking at art. Leave them alone. - Katildalover93

29 Being a user who gets banned

I used to be banned. - AinezoChan

I got banned for no reason

30 People who think they are always right

Anyone who disagrees with them is seen as a moron. They act as if they are intellectually superior to people with different beliefs. Instead of being open to beliefs which are different from their own, they act like close-minded and shallow brats who are not capable of looking at something from someone else's perspective. And don't get me started on the rabid anti-theists and pro-choice fanatics. They think they are smart, but they are actually whiny, intolerant, and shallow.

You're not always right person. Stop treating your opinions as actual facts. - Katildalover93

The-Man-Of-Tomorrow is a perfect example.

This happens everywhere. Once I tried to explain to a guy on youtube that every fandom is cancer to some degree since he outright called a certain one cancer, and he would'nt listen to me or my opinion. Unfortunately you just have to deal with these people the best you can. - TheAlbinoWolf

31 Bendy and the Ink Machine Fanart

This and Cuphead is a bad reference to old cartoons.

32 Sonic fanbase

I personally hate the series, but that's not the point. See my comments on fetishes. Self-explanatory.

Infinite (Sonic Forces) is also getting an awful fanbase due to himself being an edgy villain, a stereotype I despise. It also doesn't help that he's a jackal, which happens to be one of the most misunderstood animals in the world because of how many times they've been villains in fiction.

Shadow, Rouge, Cream, Silver and Blaze have the worst fandoms of any Sonic character. Sally, too.

That's right these guys are stupid then the satam fan brats. Because they hate the Archie sonic comic they should ignore the comic's they want ian flynn Dead it not can't they also think he's a Nazi well no they are the Nazi

33 Child porn fan art

It's even worse when they say their aged up. They're just trying to avoid their art from being taken down.

What is wrong with these people who are creating these - jbella9000

True... just take a look at the South Park and Loud House fanbase

Loud House is a perfect example. - AinezoChan

34 Incest fanart

Self-explanatory. This is mind-numbing, disgusting and stupid, even worse than usual porn (Yeah, that's possible!).

Porn is not just showing intimate parts. This is about anything which as has focus on intimate parts, hidden or not, positions implying flirting or worse sexual activity, or characters stupidly getting shipped for someone's fetishes, or even characters shy because of their body in a situation where there are not even any implications. I learned that almost every artist that focuses on gender shapes, especially women's, has links to NSFW (so no need to check), as they write themselves in the description. And if that behaviour repeats itself, all hope for the artist is lost.

Porn is EXTREME BASTARDISATION of humanity, likable characters and real people in many behavioural aspects. It cretinises both the viewer and the artist.

Landscape artists and photographs are mostly safe :), but everything else is a minefield, especially fanart concerning popular ...more

This dominates Frozen and Big Hero 6 art search results. No, one of the siblings being dead in the latter does not stop the incestuous shipping.

Shipping Lincoln and Lynn JUST GROSS! - TinyToonsGirl45

Incest cross all the lines! It's just a big no no even in art - Getovait

35 Naked drawings

A bit of nudity is a normal thing when it comes to anatomy in art, but when it comes to the fetishes, it's at its worst. - Katildalover93

I personally think this should be higher than the mature content.

Most Of These Are In Mature Content

At least the one with Mature Content is A-OK. - AinezoChan

36 People making fanart of killing the character they hate

They're especially hypocritical about it, too. How come it's okay for them to kill Johnny Test, yet it's not okay for me to kill any character from Kingdom Hearts?

*cough* Johnny Test hatedom. Those guys are absolute bonkers and will devour your soul if you disagree with them. Their hate art consists of things like Steven Universe ripping Johnny in half, Rainbow Dash kicking Johnny Test, someone stabbing Johnny with a knife, minions shooting Johnny, etc, all crudely drawn in Ms paint - Lunala

Please, its just a fictional character, its okay if you hate it, but making fanart of killing them? Isn't that too much?

Johnny Test/Dora the Explorer/Peppa Pig/Modern Spongebob/Teen Titans GO! /Breadwinners/Sanjay & Craig Hatedom in a nutshell - RedPanda5

37 Crossover shipping

This is one of the biggest annoyances on not only the, but also the entire Internet. Crossover shipping is like kissing a random stranger for no reason, and that's not a good moral to teach your kids. (Same-series ships all the way! ) Here are two of the worst crossover ships that anyone can think of:

Sonic the Hedgehog x Fuli the Cheetah from The Lion Guard: People think they should be together because they're both fast. What? TLG sucks and Sonic is already torn in a same-series shipping war between Amy Rose and Sally Acorn, although some ship him with Rouge, Blaze and even *gasp* Elise. We just don't want to make this war worse.

Fox McCloud x Cream the Rabbit: A horrible idea for shipping because Fox is already with Krystal, or in the old comics, Fara Phoenix, and that Cream is not suited for romance and never had a romantic interest in Tails or anyone else in Sonic. Disney's Zootopia has made a fox and rabbit (Nick Wilde and Judy Hopps) to be a couple despite the fact ...more

One user on there makes crossovers from two kids shows that have nothing in common with each other. - Katildalover93

Link X Peach is a terrible ship to me - ParkerFang

Anyone who prefers to ship crossover ships over same-series ships are a bunch of idiots.

38 Terrible MS paint work

Rather do this than make fetish - BorisRule

At least they're better than these fetish art - ElSherlock

I don't use MS Paint anymore, I'm now using paint.net - GenoKenneth

Bad quality? yep. But there are artists who hate spending bucks on other art softwares. I've seen some awesome MSPaint art but only uses WacomPad and such. - zirukurt01

39 Perverts

This Is What Most Of The Sonic Fanbase Is

Why isn't this higher. They comprise a cancerous majority of DeviantArt nowadays - Neonco31

Yep. There's way too many of them. - Powerfulgirl10

Why is Sonic all over Deviniantart?! Gives us Sonic fans a bad name

40 Death battles

The vs community is toxic, people are taking character battles to seriously who cares if one has a different opinion than yours on which fictional character would win in a fight.
Its not like you get paid to debunk or to prove your point to whomever it is when there are no true winners and losers in vs debating unless the battles are decided by the character's respective writers and creators.

This is one of the most annoying things on the and another excuse for fans to compare different characters from different franchises together if shipping is not acceptable. Every time someone makes a Death Battle, it's about two characters that they think are similar such as Fox McCloud vs. Nick Wilde, rather than two characters that are rivals or enemies in their series such as, for instance, Mario vs. Bowser. Seriously, Fox is not like Nick. The Zootopia fandom should leave Star Fox alone if they can't understand the differences. I am especially worried if they would make a death battle that pits Nikki, Kaltag and Star from Balto against Shenzi, Banzai and Ed from The Lion King, people would root for Shenzi, Banzai and Ed, which are horrible characters and deserve to lose. The dogs in Balto are not ripoffs of the hyenas in TLK, their similarities are purely coincidental and the hyenas don't reform and help the protagonist like the dogs did in their film. Eating Scar doesn't mean ...more

Every one of these things looks like an awful MS Paint Job were you Copy Paste two images on a background - YourWaifuSucks

This gets annoying over time... - RedPanda5

41 Getting called out publicly

Call-out journals can affect on anyone's reputation no matter what the person has done and no matter how well the journal is well-written or not it could encourage people to escalate/attack these victims instead of blocking and ignoring them or reporting them without contacting them.

They're even against the rules. However, despite this the staff won't take them down if you report them. - TyrantKing

Getting called out or calling out on someone is never okay, especially if you or such never mean any harm. This is why I don't have a DeviantArt, so that I don't have to worry about drama or getting called out on anywhere.

42 Doki Doki Literature Club! Fanart

Some are good, some are bad, depends of what you're doing - Xentrick-The-Creeper

Why does it exist anyway screw Monika and Monikans

43 Mature filter

It's actually good because it blocked a Wii Fit Trainer art where her pants were pulled completely off while getting tickled. I felt bad for the person who had to do that commission for someone. - Katildalover93

I'm actually glad this exists. Without it, you would see many naked drawings.

I also SERIOUSLY agree. Without it, your life on this site will never be the same. - Powerfulgirl10

Actually, this is a good thing. There's a reason we don't want to see rude things... - Swellow

Actually is a good thing they have this cause some stuff on here that many eyes don't need to see.

44 Shipping pictures

As long as they don't pair Fox McCloud up with Cream the Rabbit... That is the worst idea for a shipping ever.

Especially crossover shipping.

:me looking up Shadow the Hedgehog: Imma find some good pics! Yeah! (About 10 seconds later) me: EWW WHO SHIPS SHADOW WITH SHREK THAT'S SO GROSS!

Well, I've already given you some examples of annoying things on deviantart in my comment about adventure time fans in "most annoying fan bases":those drawings are all about finnceline (the "artist" with that weird nickname even drew some scenes from the fanfic I hate the most! ) apart from the last one which is about bubbline. How dared those people ruin the funniest, cuddliest and most tearjerking vampire sweetie ever?!?

45 Cartoon porn

Most of it's not even sexy. It's just really gross!

I wish that Deviantart removed 'What's hot' and add a moderation rule when The people on Deviantart draws an art with cartoon porn things on it. That's my idea because THERE ARE TOO MANY ARTS ON THESE DEVIANTART STUFF! (Sorry caps)

Sonic Fanbase

Well said. - AinezoChan

46 Overdoing all of their fetishes

That is annoying. - AinezoChan

47 The Dora fan club

The Dora fan club?! This makes Dora look like the president! But she is the president of deluded fruitcakes anonymous! Gimme a break!

This Better Not Exist

People are allowed to have their opinion - RB-Number1-fan

STOP COMPLAINING ABOUT DORA RIGHT NOW

48 Religious people

What? There's nothing wrong with people believing in a deity. Just leave them alone. - TyrantKing

AND they ALWAYS get away with EVERYTHING. Wanting/wishing that non-Christians would die/be killed. I mean, COME ON. Is not that going a LITTLE TO FAR WITH YOUR RELIGION!? My these people are horrible...

Those Sonic Bible pictures get me every time. - Drewman1211

Why are they there? And no, I do not care what you believe in. The worst part is there are art full of them.

49 Shipping wars

Especially the whole shipping war involving Dusty from Balto III: Wings of Change. Dusty's official mate in the film is Ralph, the big sled dog of the team, yet fans want her to be with Kodi for some reason.

The bane of my existance! There's this one idiot on DA who keeps bullying and harassing people just because they prefer to ship Ennallora instead of FuntineEnnoxy. She even goes as far as to order people to stop drawing Ennallora. This idiot is a rabid FuntimeEnnoxy fan and a rabid Ennallora hater I wish she'd deactivate all her accounts on the internet,get off the web for good,and go admit herself to a mental hospital.

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