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.

Episode Summary

To be added

Memorable Quotes

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!

Songs Featured


Main Cast

Guest Cast


  • 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.


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