Fictosexuality Is Now a Thing

Real People Are Falling in Love With Fictional Characters

As the saying goes, love is love, and these days that adage applies to an expanding number of partnerships including atypical.

Some people have chosen to marry themselves in order to make their self-love official, while others appear to be pursuing full-fledged relationships with fictional characters.

 According to a recent New York Times article, ictosexuality is a sexual identity that refers to sexual attraction to fictitious characters. 

While most of us have had crushes on characters from books or movies, fictosexuals.

Fictosexual are said to be different in that they only feel sexual attraction for fictional characters and can't get it up for real people.