July 2014 Newsbytes archive
Patch Packrat: Making a successful Furry float for San Francisco Pride 2014.
dronon: Steven Spielberg abandoned making an animated film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats musical. Too bad, because the development art looked great!
Fred: “Six-eyed spider stalks Moravia.”
dronon: Not furry, but somewhat cartoon-related - this December there'll be a documentary about voice acting and the people behind it: I Know That Voice!
dronon: The English dub of Ernest & Celestine is now available on DVD.
dronon: The tufted ground squirrel in Borneo has the bushiest tail relative to its body size.
dronon: And so the merchandising begins: Rocket Raccoon mask.
crossaffliction: And you thought the Guardians of the Galaxy were obscure. Director James Gunn originally came to Marvel pitching a different furry character: Hit Monkey.
dronon: Chinese animated film due in 2016 looks really interesting, even if the furry content turns out to be incidental: Master Jiang and the Six Kingdoms.
Patch Packrat: Enough squeaker abuse - let’s upgrade fursuit sound effects.
InkyCrow: The 1963 French crime caper movie Judex has recently been restored and released on Blu-Ray/DVD. It's notable for this lengthy scene of avian fursuiters.
RingtailedFox: The Fox and the Hound: Tail-less Edition?
GreenReaper: Google+ finally lifted its restriction on pseudonyms. Expect to see Yiffy Sparkledog in your circles soon.
crossaffliction: USA network’s Psych may feature a furry character. I mean, the character is a furry fan, not anthro animal. Just click the link.
dronon: Inherit the Earth 2 returns to Kickstarter!
GreenReaper: Two wings good, four wings better? (Apparently gliding micro-raptors were a thing back in the Cretaceous.)
GreenReaper: It's a shark-eat-lion world down under.
Patch Packrat: Furry news of the week: fursuiters in flight (7-18-14).
crossaffliction: These Jägermeister ads are nice. [tip: The Newsbyte above this one].
crossaffliction: While noting weird comic books trends Cracked notes how the Pet Avengers actually were way more effective than the actual Avengers against movie villain Thanos.
Rakuen Growlithe: Somehow knotting in fiction is discussed without mentioning the furry fandom.
GreenReaper: Slow, but steady: conservation efforts to save grey slender loris in Sri Lanka.
GreenReaper: Any furry marine engineers out there? Your next commission could be a feast at an offshore wind farm.
dronon: The short-lived 1983 TV show Manimal is being considered to be made into an action-comedy film.
dronon: A 2010 comics anthology with lots of animal characters: Trickster: Native American Tales.
GreenReaper: Albertans deracinate beavers to create pond; comment section replete with tirades against foreign workers.
Rakuen Growlithe Sad to see Flayrah has removed a story and left no mention of it. I don't think that's good journalism. Should at least be a place holder and explanation.
GreenReaper: Your dog is jealous of your favourite plushie - at least, if it's another dog.
GreenReaper: A brief timeline of cosplay.
Fred: Animals that create art.
Patch Packrat: Furry news of the week: Pseudo-furries past and future (7-28-14).
Patch Packrat: Art of Animal Character Design book debut at San Diego Comic Con.