#introduction posts on Regular Mastodon are like "hi I'm Clover, I'm a howlennial living with my partner out in the Pacific Northwest, I'm not much of a creator but I dabble in world-building and my hobbies include cycling, guitar, and costuming" and on Furry Mastodon they're like
@Scruffo hey, is that a new icon? :3
pokémon, Detective Pikachu
I dunno if the main Pokémon games touch on it, but I appreciate Detective Pikachu for establishing that pokémon are intelligent and can understand each other, and can't understand human speech but can pick up on human emotions. Like, it adds something to scenes in the Pokémon anime where some trainer is consoling or congratulating or just talking to their pokémon. I think it's neat!
snouts.online is a friendly, furry-oriented, lgbtq+, generally leftist, 18+ sex-positive community that runs on mastodon, the open-source social network technology. you don't need a snout to join, but it's recommended!