Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Co-owner Lucky Coyote releases video responding to allegations of misconduct

**Note: Qutens is raising money for a legal defence – not for a legal case said in the video. To recap on the Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: It started in September 2020 when Twitter user Qutens tweeted a document – … Continue reading Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Co-owner Lucky Coyote releases video responding to allegations of misconduct

Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Claims of owner Lucky Coyote misbehaving circulates; DHC intends lawsuit against allegations

**Note: Qutens is raising money for a legal defense – not for a legal case said in the video. Don’t Hug Cacti, DHC for short, a prominent fursuit maker in the community is currently facing backlash from claims alleging that … Continue reading Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Claims of owner Lucky Coyote misbehaving circulates; DHC intends lawsuit against allegations

兽圈之热潮——毛兽纪录片《兽圈》首映,#TheFandom在毛兽社交上日增趋势

English: https://globalfurrytv.news.blog/2020/07/07/the-fandom-boom-furry-docu-film-the-fandom-premieres-thefandom-trends-on-furry-social-media/ 每年7月4日周末,毛兽们会争先恐后地赶往匹兹堡市参与Anthrocon,世界第二大兽展。但由于目前新冠疫情的影响,其及全球许多的展子都被迫取消。 尽管如此,这反而成为了一个“毛兽历史课”之周末——探索了解兽圈多姿多彩的历史,及这如何塑造了今天的毛兽社区。在上周五新加坡时上午8点整,Ash Coyote的毛兽纪录专题片《兽圈》在油管上正式首播,这引来了许多毛兽和非毛兽们的积极反响。 这部近一个半小时的专题片记录了兽圈从初期的小型艺术聚至个横跨全球多国的社区的多年历程。影片透露,兽圈在成长道路上遇到了一些其中包括涉政、媒体和性等等的一些波折,但影片最后将全部包揽在一个纵观兽圈至今的路程及它如何将别人的生活变得更好的放大镜。 我们希望非毛兽的观众们能从这部电影中清楚地了解我们的兽圈;学到说,兽圈并不是什么 “恋物癖社区”,反而只是一些穿兽装到处奔波的一群人——我们是一个充满活力,对拟人艺术感兴趣并为此而庆祝的群体。 我们都是将其中包含的各种不同成分和动力给聚集在一起,希望这(电影)将导致后代对我们的社区有一个更好的理解。 ——导演Ash Coyote 随后,许多毛兽们在推特等等的毛兽社交上对此表示了积极反应。在美国,#TheFandom标签甚至在其成为了潮流。为了表示支持,许多毛毛们向这部电影做出了捐款和鼓励,有些网友们表示,这部电影“给他们带来了对兽圈历史的新尊重”。到目前,该影片在油管上共积累了100万多点击量,许多外语字幕也在此时正在制作中。 《兽圈》中文字幕:https://www.bilibili.com/video/BV1JV411674v/ Continue reading 兽圈之热潮——毛兽纪录片《兽圈》首映,#TheFandom在毛兽社交上日增趋势

The fandom boom: Furry docu film “The Fandom” premieres, #TheFandom trends on furry social media

点击此,读中文 The fourth of July weekend in the US is a weekend when furries would race to Pittsburgh to attend the world’s second largest furry convention, Anthrocon, which is cancelled due to the current pandemic. Despite this, instead it became … Continue reading The fandom boom: Furry docu film “The Fandom” premieres, #TheFandom trends on furry social media

The fluffy in the furry: The “fluffy” controversy: The hot debate on a proposed safe-for-work space for furries

The furry fandom we know today is a melting pot of people from diverse backgrounds, regardless occupation, race, gender, among others. It means that, as with other fandoms, it has its own safe-for-work (SFW) and not safe-for-work (NSFW) sides as … Continue reading The fluffy in the furry: The “fluffy” controversy: The hot debate on a proposed safe-for-work space for furries

A stance on furry diversity: #UnderneathTheFursona trending on furry social media

The issue of race in America has come to a head once again, as a black person by the name of George Floyd was recently killed by a police officer who knelt on his neck. This ignited large protests around brutal responses by the police in both inside and outside of the United States. The chain of events has motivated furries of different colours to post pictures of their fursona and a selfie showing the colour of their skin on social media to make a firm statement on furry diversity, showing that furry is more than just the diverse fursona … Continue reading A stance on furry diversity: #UnderneathTheFursona trending on furry social media

A surprising furry paw print: Akinator now showing furry results

On a lighter note, artificial intelligence definitely is changing the world and so is the way we experience gameplay. Akinator is a French computer and mobile game that attempts to determine what fictional or real-life “character” the player is thinking of by asking a series of questions, similar to the game “Twenty Questions” in the US. Using artificial intelligence, it will learn the best questions to ask through its experience with its massive player base. Just recently, furry Twitter started to show screenshots of what they got through the game – pictures of popular fandom figures guessed out by Akinator; … Continue reading A surprising furry paw print: Akinator now showing furry results