The K-Pop Ships That Topped AO3 In 2023

Did your favorite ship make the list?

A user, centreoftheselights, on the popular site AO3 (Archive Of Our Own) compiled a list of the most written ships, or pairings, on the site in 2023.

Here are the K-Pop ships that made the top 100 on the list.

6. BTS’s Jungkook and Jimin

BTS‘s Jungkook and Jimin (KookMin) ranked sixth in K-Pop ships and 94th overall, with 1,570 new works written featuring them. The ship was previously ranked 52 last year and it has 27,583 works overall.

BTS’s Jimin and Jungkook

5. Stray Kids’ Bang Chan and Felix

Stray Kids’ Bang Chan and Felix (ChanLix) ranked fifth in K-Pop ships and 91st overall, with 1,584 new works written featuring them. This is the ship’s first year ranking and it has 5390 works overall.

Stray Kids’ Bang Chan and Felix

4. BTS’s Suga and Jimin

BTS‘s Suga and Jimin (YoonMin) ranked fourth in K-Pop ships and 85th overall, with 1,616 new works written featuring them. The ship was previously ranked 78th last year, and it has 26,863 works overall.

BTS’s Suga and Jimin

3. ZEROBASEONE’s Sung Hanbin And Zhang Hao

ZEROBASEONE‘s Sung Hanbin and Zhang Hao (HaoBin) ranked third in K-Pop ships and 72nd overall, with 1,776 new works written featuring them. This is the ship’s first year ranking and it has 1,776 works overall.

ZEROBASONE’s Sung Hanbin and Zhang Hao

2. BTS’s Jungkook and V

BTS‘s Jungkook and V  (TaeKook) ranked second in K-Pop ships and 45th overall, with 2293 new works written featuring them. The ship was previously ranked 24th last year, and it has 36,095 works overall.

BTS’s Jungkook and V

1. Stray Kids’ Han and Lee Know

Stray Kids Han and Lee Know (MinSung) ranked first in K-Pop ships and 13th overall, with 4,489 new works written featuring them. They were previously ranked 34th last year and have 13,783 works overall.

Stray Kids’ Han and Lee Know
Source: AO3