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Midwest FurFest hotel evacuated after ‘intentional’ chlorine release; 19 hospitalized

Dec 07, 2014 No Comments by

Author: GreenReaper Midwest FurFest’s hotel was evacuated for several hours and nineteen people were hospitalized after what appears to be an intentional release of chlorine gas. A broken plain glass jar containing a white powder was found in the ninth floor stairwell after reports from room 963 of a strong chlorine smell that forced the […]

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Obituary: Colin Palmer, NZ furry webmaster and fursuiter

Nov 25, 2014 3 Comments by

Author: GreenReaper New Zealand furry fan Colin Palmer died unexpectedly on November 15, aged 39. He is survived by his partner, Nipper. Colin maintained several furry websites, including and the NZfurry mailing list, and (as Nicol Firefox) furry image and story archive Cub Central. He featured prominently in media coverage as a New Zealand […]

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Paul Kidd seeks funding for a new furry tabletop RPG

Nov 19, 2014 4 Comments

Author: oldhans117 Noted furry author Paul Kidd has a new post-apocalypse RPG in the works: the “GeneStorm” Role Playing Game. A tabletop RPG set in “a gloriously weird, wild post-apocalypse”, its Indiegogo campaign had, as of Tuesday night, raised just over $ 1000 of its $ 6500 goal. Contribution rewards include PDF and hardcopy editions, […]

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Doing the FA tango; one step forward, two steps back

Nov 18, 2014 7 Comments

Author: Rakuen Growlithe One must wonder whether it’s time Dragoneer stepped down as head of Fur Affinity, as he continues to make poor leadership decisions. Earlier this year, he stirred controversy by announcing Zaush, who’d been accused of rape, as development lead for Project Phoenix. This time he has made sure there are no lingering doubts […]

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‘This Furry Life’ seeks producers, writers, correspondents

Nov 18, 2014 2 Comments

Author: Potoroo Potoroo, host of the Fuzzy Notes podcast, is developing a new podcast that models itself after NPR’s This American Life with a focus on the stories of the furry fandom. Like the popular program, it will choose a theme and tell several stories based on that theme, but focused on the furry community […]

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After these messages… we’ll be gone, forever

Nov 16, 2014 2 Comments

Author: RingtailedFox An Ode to Saturday Mornings Past, by JessKat I’m not quite sure how to explain this… especially to younger viewers who grew up in the 500-channel universe of cable television and satellite services and Netflix streaming… but for those of us old enough (or geeky enough) to watch cartoons over-the-air with a rabbit-ears […]

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Review: ‘God of Clay’, by Ryan Campbell

Oct 30, 2014 No Comments

Author: Fred The cover bears the line, The Fire Bearers: Book One, letting you know it ends on a cliffhanger. It is, in fact, the first volume of a trilogy. In the prehistoric past, when men shared the world with anthropomorphized animal-gods, there were two very different brothers in a tribe. Clay, the older brother, respects […]

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Con report: Furry Migration 2014

Oct 29, 2014 No Comments

Author: dronon Over Sept. 12-14 I attended Furry Migration, Minnesota’s first furry convention, and it’s off to a really strong start – 543 people, 115 of which were in the fursuit parade. The convention was held in the Ramada hotel near the Mall of America and MSP Airport, and the guests of honor were Foxfeather […]

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Furry websites face broad denial-of-service attacks

Oct 16, 2014 14 Comments

Author: GreenReaper Online furry communities are reeling after a series of distributed denial-of-service attacks now entering their second day, which not only knocked out Fur Affinity, but have impacted a variety of less-well-visited art and chat sites. Fur Affinity has been practically unavailable since the disruption started, at 10PM EDT on Tuesday. Its forums, which […]

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Jeff Goode’s play ‘Fursona Non Grata’ to appear at Fangcon, with other stage events

Oct 09, 2014 1 Comment

Author: Draconis Playwright Jeff Goode‘s Fursona Non Grata is to appear at Fangcon on the weekend of November 7-9 in Knoxville, Tennessee. This play premièred at Wild Nights last year in the Central US, and also played on the West coast at Califur IX. The performance will be a radio play featuring many of the […]

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Review: ‘Rose Point’ and ‘Laisrathera’, by M. C. A. Hogarth

Sep 24, 2014 1 Comment

Author: Fred These are books 2 and 3 of M.C.A. Hogarth’s Her Instruments space opera trilogy. Earthrise, book 1, was reviewed in Flayrah in June 2013. The fact that Maggie Hogarth commissioned professional s-f cover artist Julie Dillon to paint the covers of this trilogy instead of doing their covers herself, as she usually does […]

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Captain Carrot 1982 series being digitally released by DC on ComiXology

Sep 24, 2014 No Comments

Author: STrRedWolf DC is doing a digital release of Captain Carrot And His Amazing Zoo Crew! this year. First issue was released in 1982… now rereleased August 19th, 2014! From Wikipedia: Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew! is a DC Comics comic book about a team of funny animal superheroes called the Zoo Crew. […]

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‘Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS’ full roster revealed

Sep 16, 2014 4 Comments

Author: crossaffliction Three years ago, Nintendo announced Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS, the latest in Nintendo’s series of fighting games featuring various Nintendo characters. As the game’s Japanese version launched this Saturday, the full roster for the game is now known (though it had actually been leaked back in August). The starting roster can […]

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Review: ‘The Art of Hibbary’, by Hillary Renee Luetkemeyer

Sep 12, 2014 3 Comments

Author: Fred This is the fifth volume in Sofawolf Press’ Artistic Visions series of art-sketch format albums. The first four each showcase one (or two) of the best artists in furry fandom; Kenket (Tess Garman), Brian and Tracy Reynolds, Ursula Vernon and Henrieke Goorhuis. Each is a professional artist, but is especially well-known in furry […]

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