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I swung by Midwest Fur Fest yesterday out of morbid curiosity and to kill some time, and the things I had seen cannot be unseen. I was only there for a couple hours but the emotional scars will last forever. Any other anons ever been to a degenerate con like that just for shits and giggles? How did it go?

>> No.10048911

>i went just cause i was curious haha i wonder what crazy things will happen haha lol

>> No.10048913

>makes a post about stories about furry conventions
>was at a furry convention
>doesn't post any story

Guess it wasn't that much fun

>> No.10048926

So right off the bat, the stench of the convention center was just vile. The stench of Sunday anime and comic cons ain’t got shit on the foul odors of the Sunday furry con. It was so bad that the smell was starting to give me a headache.

Everyone there was also fugly as hell. I’m far from anyone’s standard of attractiveness myself but my god, it was like no one else attending had ever heard of soap or a hair brush before. The only decent looking people were a handful of the artists and dealers, who were the ones there to make a living.

And the autism was unlike anything I had ever seen; there were grown ass men unironically making uguu kawaii~ sounds and hiding behind others, and extremely questionable fashion choices galore. So many people wearing shitty corsets that didn’t fit, paired with dirty blue jeans and tank tops.

Also, the amount of 18+ content was as ubiquitous as it was unsurprising. There was a whole gallery of framed furry fetish work with bidding on each piece. I got the chance to see someone sperg out firsthand when he saw his bid on a furry threesome piece had won.

After that entire experience, suddenly anime convention crowds don’t seem quite as insufferable to me anymore.

>> No.10048928

I thought I knew what I was signing up for, but then again I am a certified dumbass.

>> No.10048930

Sorry senpai, I’m a slow-ass typer. I posted >>10048926

>> No.10048953

My bad, it was an interesting read

>> No.10049074

desu I respect furries as much as I dislike them

they have some real nice craftsmen in their ranks, like some of the work they put is legitimately nice and they could go far if they poured their efforts into, well, something else.

>> No.10049211

I vaguely remember an ad for this somewhere, was this around the KC area?

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I've been to two furry cons, both were fantastic. The first had a huge amount of free cookies, pic related, and the 2nd gave all the vendors free lunch and dinner. Everyone was super nice too.

>> No.10049451

My friend vended at a furry con once and she said it was one of the best experiences she's had selling at a con. Everyone was polite, welcoming, respectful, etc. I don't think that con is active in my city anymore but when it was all profits were donated to a wildlife rescue.

Because there's so many shitty people in the furry fandom, the rest can go overboard trying to erase the bad image. So I feel like a furry can either go really well or really terribly depending on which way the scales tip.

>> No.10049571


>stench of the convention center

Fuck. Dodged a bullet then. I had wanted to fulfill my curiosity as well as I had never been to a fur convention but apparently the horror stories I heard as a youngin' are all true.

A fur friend was trying to get me to go but they had claimed that this particular convention was different in that it was more "family" orientated so all the sexuality and fetishism inherent in the community wasn't as around as much. Guess they were just being naive.

>> No.10049582

I used to give furries a shot, but after even the decent ones I've met ended up being a creep in disguise (not only literally). Worst one was the one that had sexually harassed two of my friends for months and molested another, and when I told him to fuck off with that shit he started stalking me to the point that he started contacting my family.
I'm sure there are legit decent furries out there,but I won't trust any for a long time.

>> No.10050176

For vendors and artists, furries are fine because they're willing to pay for their shit, way more than weebs are. That doesn't mean they're fun to deal with outside of that.

>> No.10050498

the programming schedule had 18+ panels during the early evening and non-age restricted fetish panels and meet-ups

>> No.10050516


Shit now I kinda want to go to a furry con just to experience it first hand, but only on a Sunday when it’s cheapest

>> No.10050931

I gave furries a chance with a friend who was in the fandom. I went to an event only to see two male furries in an open space humping his boyfriend in a public place with children around. When asked to stop he pulled a “I’m in the military we were just joking around we always do this” i have given up on furries since then

>> No.10050951

There’s money in making and drawing for them though, they pay where making/drawing for anime cons is kind of a crapshoot unless you get popular.

>> No.10051840

>Any other anons ever been to a degenerate con like that just for shits and giggles?

Went to Metrocon in Tampa a couple of years ago on Saturday. They had some kind of ear bleed rave that night with strippers on the stage and a couple of bounce houses. It was really weird because people were having sex in the bounce houses and there was at least one guy getting sucked off in the bathroom. I'd heard some weird shit about this con and can confirm. Never going to make that mistake again!

>> No.10051859

The smell was probably from the soiled diapers most of the attendees were wearing under their outfits

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>first con ever (more like a big games festival or whatever, but technically still a con, and there were cosplayers and cosplay contests)
>excited as fuck
>as soon as i enter
>fucking overcrowded as balls choking in a thong
>extremely overheated (it was raining outside and kind of cold but it was unbearable inside)
>fortnite cwinge kids EVERYWHERE without parents around
>drunk, high people
>people pushing and stepping on eachother
>people smelling awful who think bathing in pungent Axe deodorant is a shower
>overpriced shit I can immediately tell is stuff from aliexpress i can get myself for 50 times less
>longass lines for everything, 1-2hrs standing just to try a simple game with no moderation (or when there were moderators, they could be bought out or if you knew them you'd pretty much get whatever you want)
>people cutting lines
>walking around full of dread and stress, suffocating, trying to find an exit, about to have a sperg attack
>then it happens
>right before my eyes
>the absolute embodiment of the lone sweaty smelly obese neckbeard fedora-trenchcoat-wearing weeaboo
>wearing a sign that says "COSPLAY IS AWSOME, CHANGE MY MIND" (misspelled like that)
>never believed the myths until now
>but it's right before my eyes
>run out of there in a panic, go home and cry myself to sleep

never again.

I'm thinking of going to an actual anime con with a bud next year, but now I'm just downright reluctant and scared.

>> No.10051918

Has anyone been to any of the infamously cursed cons? Such as yaoicon, dashcon, rainfurrest, hentaicon, yaoi north etc.

Were they as bad as people say or better?

>> No.10051940

that's going on right now? dear god.

>> No.10052069

Went to rainfurrest. Had to go to the shitter, hit the stall and there was a glory hole in it. I figured "when in Rome" and stuck my dick in it. The person on the other side started sucking greedily almost immediately, I hate to admit it but I was diamonds. The person then starting fucking my dick, it actually felt like a really loose vagina. After I finished I had to see the person on the other side so I crept around the bathroom after I walked out and I shit you not the person that came out was.....Hillary Clinton.

>> No.10052210

last weekend, anon

on the comment about ugly furries:

In my experience most of the attractive ones are almost always in fursuit if they aren't dealers or artists, because if they don't constantly hide the ugly ones will find them

statistically I'd wonder if financial status plays a large part in this; people who are doing well and have some semblance of a put-together life tend to take better physical care of themselves.

>> No.10052212

They must have been thinking of Anthrocon, which is more family friendly and open to the public. MFF is literally the exact opposite; it's KNOWN as the adult con lmfao. Which is why it has more attendees every year. Everyone is sick of all the children running around to trip people in their fursuits.

>> No.10052337

>dicks getting sucked

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Most shit fests I've witnessed were due to a volunteer staff member on a power trip and not knowing how to properly handle situations with crowds at all.
>colossalcon but not nearly as bad as ohayo
Colossalcon is great but many a cringe has been witnessed there.
Saturday night almost everyone there after 5pm is wasted. I went into the bathroom and I hear someone emptying their guts. Poor girl is on all 4s, aliexpress lolita is the only thing I saw under that door.
>several of us try to ask if she needs help
>no responses
>go out to tell my husband and we try to see if a staff member is around.
>girl standing outside overhears and runs inside
I know it's easy to overdo it when in a party enviroment like that but damn. I can't imagine being that blackout at a con.
>standing in line for the burlesque show
>some dude standing by us won't stop talking about his sexual experiences
>yeah man i got fired cuz me and a girl got caught having sex in the freezer
Me and my husband are dying
>finally get inside
>almost all of the performers arw awkward as fuck and fat
We left early.
I really would like to go to a furry con once just to see this for myself. Lmao my friend is able to make a living with furry porn art. I'm jealous of her skill. Hahaha we kind of want to try to combine skills and sell adoptable bundle sets with ears and tails included.
You put exactly how i feel about the furry community into words anon.
This reminds me of the one furry running around Ikasucon one year.
>never saw him out of his mask.
>danced and played music almost any time I spotted him
>see him comment on a pic someone took of him
>bro plays college football
>actually pretty cute
Really caught me off guard and it looked like he wasn't actually on the power levels of most other furries after creeping his Facebook.
You never actually know what's under there.

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Yeah but it was specifically this one they were going to and wanted me to meet up with them in. So...if they were just saying it was family orientated just to get me to come for some purpose...

Ah fuck me.

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>> No.10053797

Those poor public health workers.

>> No.10054264

>I was only there for a couple hours but the emotional scars will last forever
I suited there for all 3 days and my only complaint was the annoying pups and people who talked about 18+ shit in the skybridge while i was walking form hotel to center.

Super fun though. I cant believe Violent j was there and someone brought a grill into a hotel roll.

>> No.10054360

nsfw if you consider dildos to be nsfw

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