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Fury of The Furries

2 years ago

Feature: N.b. in-game they're called 'Tinies'

Have You Played… Fury Of The Furries?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day, perhaps for all time. No sniggering at the back, please. This is/was a mid-90s puzzle-platformer starring a group of big-footed fuzzballs with special powers that differed depending on the colour of their fur. It was irritating and it was ingenious in equal parts, and I can almost imagine the colour-shifting-based…

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4 years ago

Feature: The past is there for a reason

Some Classic Games Kickstarter Need Not Revive

As studios continue to plunder the archives of our fond gaming memories for franchises to restore, but only if you'll stump up the nostalgia-cash via Kickstarter, I've put my mind to thinking of a few games I remember loving in the past. That should never be revived. Because they were probably awful.

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5 years ago

Feature: And Sonic 2 too

Raised By Screens, Chapter 10 – Fury Of The Furries

Raised By Screens is probably the closest I’ll ever get to a memoir – glancing back at the games I played as a child in the order in which I remember playing them, and focusing on how I remember them rather than what they truly were. There will be errors and there will be interpretations that are simply wrong, because that’s how memory works. Note…

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12 years ago

Fury of the Furries & Me

“Fury of the Furries.” Snort. D’y’know, that wasn’t funny back in 1993. Now, though, hoo-boy. Angry men defending their rights to dress up in teddy bear suits is a game that simply must come to pass. 1993’s Fury of the Furries, though, was a platform game about cute fluffy things with goo-goo voices fighting for their right to exist. Oh. On with the story, anyway.…

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