Ino x Sakura
|Pairing:||Ino Yamanaka x Haruno Sakura|
|Gender category:||Yuri, F/F|
|Prevalence:||Popular in yuri, less common in fandom overall|
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Ino x Sakura, also known as SakuIno, is a pairing in Naruto fandom. Their canon relationship is that of childhood friends who become rivals in later years, though the rivalry isn't as serious as other ones shown in the series.
(history of fannish interest in the pairing - fan activities, meta discussions, first appearance of pairing in fanworks, etc.)
Six Degrees Influences
(if live-action TV or film: influences from other roles played, like a Keller fic that refers to or is influenced by Firefly.)
Common Tropes in Fanworks
- InoSaku is sometimes the main ship in Sakura-centric fanfic.
- Name of Vid  Name of Vid] by Name of Vidder. SOME WORDS HERE LIKE, "A significant [constructed reality] vid"
- I Won't Lose To You: Yamanaka Ino and Haruno Sakura an essay by Chiya, written for the Ship Manifesto community
(filk songs, felt dolls, graphic novels, cookies, etc.)
Archives and Communities
- SakuraxIno community on Livejournal
- Ino-Pig x Forehead Girl community on Livejournal
- Ino x Sakura Love community on Deviantart
- SakuIno FC community on Deviantart
- SakuIno a fanfiction community on FF.net
Other Fannish Resources
(Rec Lists, Big Bangs, Thing-a-thons, Holiday Exchanges, wiki links, etc.)
- NAME AND ALPHA-NUMERIC CODE SOUP HERE X/Y tag on Delicious
- Haruno Sakura/Ino Yamanaka tag at Archive of Our Own