|Date(s):||April 3, 2004 – August 24, 2007|
|Country of Origin:||United States|
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The show is about a 14-year-old named Danny Fenton who, after an accident with an unpredictable portal between the human world and the supernatural "Ghost Zone", becomes half-ghost and frequently saves his town and the world from ghost attacks, while attempting to keep his ghost half a secret from everyone, except his best friends Tucker Foley and Samantha "Sam" Manson.
- Danny Fenton/Danny Phantom
- Tucker Foley, Danny's best friend
- Samantha "Sam" Manson, Danny's best friend
- Jasmine "Jazz" Fenton, Danny's older sister
- Jack Fenton, Danny and Jazz's father
- Maddie Fenton, Danny and Jazz's mother
- Vladimir "Vlad" Masters/Vlad Plasmius, Danny's arch-enemy.
The series had many reoccurring characters, for more check out Wikipedia.
Events & Challenges
Common Tropes and Fanon
- Crossovers are fairly popular, the top five are: Teen Titans, Harry Potter, Supernatural, Young Justice, and Fairly OddParents.
- Bad Boy/Dark!Danny, this includes the Danny Masters trope where Vlad is Danny's father. The other characters, namely Sam and Tucker, evil versions are also used in fanworks.
- Character Deaths
- Revelations of Danny's secret to various characters before it was canonized in the series finale Phantom Planet.
- Genderswap, where Danny and Tucker are girls and Sam is the boy.
- Character/Power swap, where someone, for example Sam, is the one with the ghost powers instead of Danny.
The most popular het pairing is Danny/Sam, while most popular slash pairing is Danny/Vlad. Other pairings that have appeared in the fandom are: Danny P./Danny F., Danny/Dash, Danny/Valerie, Tucker/Jazz, Danny/Desiree, Jazz/Tucker, Danny/Tucker, Sam/Tucker, Danny/Dan, and Tucker/Valerie. The canon pairing of Jack/Maddie often appears in fanworks as a background pairing, however several works focus on them as well.
- The Return of Dani Phantom by R.tistiC, A few years after Phantom Planet, an unexpected visitor comes. And she's getting pumped. An encounter with The Guys in White, Wulf making a new friend, Danny being saved in grave peril: It all leads up to one thing... The Dani with an 'I' is back. (Rated K, Dani & Danny)
- Danny Phantom: Facing the Future by Aaron12, It's finally happened! Dark Danny has escaped from Clockwork's castle and set his sights on earth! Two mysterious new ghosts may hold the key to stopping him, but why are they attacking Danny and the others? And what is their connection to Clockwork? When these questions are answered, Danny and Sam's world will be forever changed. (Rated K+, Danny/Sam)
- Cupid's Wrath by Flower princess11, After being defeated by Danny yet again, Ember angers Cupid who in turn casts a spell on her that forces her to fall in love with her worst enemy: Danny! Now Danny has to deal with a lovesick Ember, a jealous Paulina, a furious Skulker and the upcoming Valentines day madness. Will Ember somehow break the spell? Will Danny be able to escape her amorous pursuit or will he give in? (Rated T, Danny/Ember)
- Ghost Stories by Vexel, Danny was not happy. After two years of fighting ghosts, he thought he could handle strange. But when a bunch of costumed weirdos who worked for a super-secret law enforcement agency kidnap him, demanding that he help fight against a wannabe vampire and a megalomanic god with a grudge, he was really considering retirement from the hero gig. (Rated T, The Avengers Movieverse crossover)
- Family Ties by breakingdawn77, Astroid destroyed, secret revealed. Clueless no more, Danny Fenton is finally at peace with everything in his life. So what happens when Danielle crashes, quite literally, into his life? Will he be able to handle something that he had thought was impossible? Let's find out. (Rated T, Danny/Sam, Dani/Tucker, sequel)
- The Ghost of Heroes by Enigmaris, ScarletNightFury. New York City isn't prepared for a ghostly invasion. The Avengers are finally all in the same place again... The fractured team can't seem to come together. It's a good thing then that Danny Phantom is ready to save the day. That doesn't mean anyone is prepared for when he keeps showing up. (Rated Teen and up, Danny/Peter Parker, The Avengers Movieverse crossover, WIP)
- DP: Starry night by Amethyst-Ocean (kid!Sam, Danny, and Tucker)
- The Birth of Phantom by Nhaar
- This Is New... by Kitty-Cat-Angel
- Ghost Child by Sora-na
- DP: The Evil Trio by Amethyst-Ocean (Evil!Tucker, Danny and Sam)
- Uncle Danny by AllyPhantomRush (Danny & Jazz, OC)
- DP: Red and Green by sharkie19 (Danny & Valerie)
- He Luvs Hugs by Krossan (Dan & Jazz)
- don't mess with this by Joe-the-Hoe (Danny & Wulf)
- A N G E R by greeneyeswhitehair (Danny)
- Your Own Worst Enemy by pseudotwixt (Dan)
- queen of the jungle by Sarapsys (Evil!Sam)
- Sam Manson by Kitt748
Archives & Fannish Links
- Danny Phantom & crossover works at FFN
- Danny Phantom works at AO3
- Danny Phantom at Media Miner
- Danny Phantom search & stories at Wattpad
- Danny Phantom at FanPop
- Danny Phantom at Fanart Central
- Danny Phantom Fan Fiction at Facebook
- Danny Phantom Fanworks at TVTropes
- Danny Phantom/Fanfic Recs at All the Tropes
- Shipcestuous tags: Danny Phantom, danny and jazz
- #dannyphantom tag on DeviantArt
- Jazz-x-Sam (Jazz/Sam)
- DPxVM (Danny/Vlad)
- DPFA: Danny Phantom Fans Anonymous
- Danny Phantom 2010 Holiday Exchange
- dannys_a_perv (adult)
- dannyphantom_sp (Spanish)
- amity_slash (RP)
- Fanning the Flames (Danny/Sam)
- Danny Phantom Slash (Danny/Dash)
- halfa_love (Danny/Vlad)
- phantom_fenton (Danny F./Danny P.)
- dannyvalerie (Danny/Valerie)
- vladjackmaddie (Vlad/Jack/Maddie)