|“||I still can't believe I'm playing video games with Austin Moon!||”|
— Dwyane Wade
"Fanatics & Favors" is the 14th episode from Season 3 of Austin & Ally. It was the ninth episode of the season to be filmed; it premiered on July 13, 2014. The episode got 2.239 million views on it's premiere night.
Austin, Ally and Trish learn that Dez has an unexpected relative who is coincidentally a huge Austin Moon fan, in addition to being an NBA superstar.
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Austin: Did he just rhyme girl with girl eight times?
Ally: I think it was twelve.
Dez: *sings* Can you eat it with syrup-up-up!
Trish: (to Ally) Well, whilst you're gonna solve the case of the paranoid songwriter, I'm gonna call Jace.
Ally: (smiles) You really miss him, huh?
Trish: (to Ally) No. I'm gonna brag that I'm at Dwayne Wade's house!
Dez: Well, excuse me for having a heart!
Dwayne Wade: I'm playing video games with Austin Moon!
- Can't Do It Without You (Theme Song)
- Steal Your Heart (Instrumental)
- Hey, Girl (the song that Dwyane wrote; presumed title)
- What We're About (premiere)
- Heart Beat (Instrumental)
- Ross Lynch as Austin Moon
- Laura Marano as Ally Dawson
- Raini Rodriguez as Trish De La Rosa
- Calum Worthy as Dez Wade
- NBA basketball player, Dwyane Wade, guest stars in this episode.
- This is the first episode of the series to have someone famous on the show.
- Austin performed in world live streaming in this episode.
- Dez's last name, Wade, is revealed in this episode.
- In the show, Dez and Dwyane are related, meaning Dez is of English-African descent.
- Dez and Dwyane are both known as "D-Wade".
- You can see the Auslly magazine from Partners & Parachutes in Dwyane Wade's secret shrine for Austin.
- Dez also has a secret shrine to Austin.
- Dwyane tends to get obsessed with stuff in general, but once he does then he moves on.
- When he was a kid wanted to be: fireman, astronaut, chef, and ballerina.
- Trish has a crush on Dwyane, shown by when she calls him cute, and even momentarily forgets the name of her boyfriend, Jace.
- Dez revealed that he has an Austin Moon shrine.
- The book that Dwyane transformed with Austin name on them were:
- Austin in Wonderland (Alice in Wonderland)
- The Adventures of Austin Berry Finn (The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn)
- The Austin-back of Notre Dame (The Hunchback of Notre Dame)
- Doctor Jekyll and Mr. Austin (Doctor Jekyll and Mr. Hyde)
- Austin and Juliet (Romeo and Juliet)
- Can you find Austin? (Where's Waldo)
- The "Austin" sign on the books were the same as the "Austin & Ally" logo.
- It was seen that Dwayne has a Romeo and Juliet book, but changed it to 'Austin and Juliet'. Ironically, Romeo and Juliet is Ross' favorite movie.
- It was revealed that Austin' favorite dance game is called Disco Explosion.
- When Dez sang "Can you eat it? With syrup, up, up", it was a pun of Austin's song, Can You Feel It.
- Dwayne's 'Team Austin' t-shirt is similar to Dez's 'Team Ally' t-shirt from Partners & Parachutes.
- This episode marks the second appearance of Jace.
- Dwayne's doorbell ringtone was Heart Beat.
- In this episode we find out that Austin and Dez's "What up" handshake was born by Dwyane, that used to do it with Dez.
- Trish's hair came back normal (curly), as she had straighter hair in Hunks & Homecoming and Fashion Shows & First Impressions.
To view the Fanatics & Favors transcript, click here.