The VideoLAN project produces the extremely popular VLC media player software. Their forums provide support for users of the software as well as the development community.
Professional online broker and trading community.
Hugely popular Mozilla community providing support for Firefox, Thunderbird, Seamonkey and other well known Mozilla products. Over 350k members and 4 Million posts.
Inspired by Max Berry's book, Jennifer Government, NationStates is one of the most popular online simulation games. The forum boasts over 5 million posts and 200,000 users.
Discussion board for the massively popular xkcd web comic. Covering everything from Maths and Science to Logic Puzzles and Forum Games. Over 100k members and 2.4 Million posts.
Active community for UK based Audi TT owners. Almost 30k members and 2 million posts, complete with unique style & powered by phpBB.