Are You More Emo or Goth?

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By: Emily Maggrett

5 Min Quiz

Image: Unsplash by Alex Iby

About This Quiz

Buckle up kids, because it's time to go on a journey. No, we're not driving to Disneyland — or Disney World. Instead, we're going on the darkest journey possible, namely: deciding where you fall on the emo-goth spectrum.

Don't get spooked, little ponies — this is weird territory, but if you're brave, you'll be able to safely emerge from the other side of this quiz. If your love of both Sisters of Mercy AND 36 Crazyfists has been making you feel as conflicted as a dog with two tails, this quiz can bring you the healing clarity you need. On the other hand, if you're sure that you're goth or emo (but not that sure), this quiz will affirm your identity, giving you the confidence necessary to scream from the hilltops that you "feel things almost too deeply, man" or "are more comfortable with the romance of death than most sheeple."

Even basics can benefit from this quiz! If you've always suspected that an eerie seapunk or angry death metalhead lurks beneath your oversized pink sweatshirt, we can help you find your alt truth. Are you ready to dance with danger (or in a mosh pit?) Then take a deep breath and plunge into this quiz!



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