Accepting of any fictional relationship
I'm a Bruce x Talia shipper, so I'd be a hypocrite not to be pro-ship.
|Shipping||Hoping for two people to get into a relationship|
|OTP||One true pairing|
|OT3||One true threesome|
|Headcanon||A fan's unverified beliefs about a story|
|Superfan||An extremely dedicated fan|
|Stan||An obsessed fan of someone or something|
Those who are pro-ship believe fans should be able to ship any fictional relationship - even problematic ones. This abbreviation is often used in contrast to anti-ship.
Pro-ship fans do not necessarily ship problematic relationships themselves. Rather, they believe all fans should be allowed to ship whatever relationships they want, and that a fan's chosen ships don't reflect their IRL morals. In pro-ship fans' minds, fiction is fiction, and shipping problematic relationships doesn't hurt anyone.
Some examples of problematic relationships pro-ship fans are fine with, and anti-ship fans may not be, include: