|Date(s):||September 22, 2014 – present|
|Medium:||Live-Action Television Series|
|Country of Origin:||United States|
|External Links:||Gotham at Wikipedia, Official Site, IMDB, Official Tumblr|
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- James Gordon, the main protagonist of the series.
- Harvey Bullock, a detective at the GCPD who is partnered with James Gordon and is secretly allied with Carmine Falcone.
- Bruce Wayne, the son of Thomas and Martha Wayne
- Alfred Pennyworth, Wayne family's butler that raises Bruce after his parents murder.
- Oswald Cobblepot, aka "Penguin", an up-and-coming mobster
- Barbara Kean, Gordon's fiancé.
- Selina Kyle, a young thief with an affinity with cats
- Edward Nygma, cornoror for the GCPD that loves riddles
- Fish Mooney, a mob boss under Don Carmine Falcone
Prior to the show airing on September 22, 2014, a small fandom had already sprung up around it on Tumblr based on a mix of the trailers, fan speculation, and previous knowledge of Batman mythology. Soon after the show's airing, works were already being posted to Archive of Our Own.
- Oswald/Ed known as Nygmobblepot. Initially a small ship, Oswald's canon interest in Ed through S3 resulted in the ship becoming the most popular in the fandom.
- Oswald/Jim known as Gobblepot. Its popularity peaked during S1, but new fanworks continue to be produced.
- Harvey/Jim known as Gordlock.
- Bruce/Selina known as BatCat.
Jerome/Reader fics are also very popular, making up the third biggest category of ship fic on A03.
Archives & Communities
- GothamSite, fansite
- Fox Gotham Fans, fansite
- Gotham Fox.com, fansite
- Gotham tagged works on Tumblr
- GothamFoxTV (Tumblr)