Arashiin or just Ara (b. 1989) is an American/Australian dragon fur from Bedford, Indiana, now living in Minneapolis, Minnesota where he works in fine wines, and is studying in the field of œnology. An avid congoer and traveler, he’s attended numerous conventions across the country including Midwest FurFest, Anthrocon, and Fur Squared regularly.
His fursona is a monochromatic Stormdragon, standing about 4’ at the back, and 16’ snout to tail tip. Ara has white fur along his limbs, neck, face, and underbelly, with dark gray fur along his back, intermingling in a lightning-shamed pattern along his sides, neck, and tail. He has a white mane that runs halfway down the back of his neck, and bright, silver irises with a black pupil. His signature trademark feature being his ears.
Arashiin worked as a member of the Ryuu-Rogue anime subbing team from 2006 to 2010, and is a major hand in the materials provision for the Legendz anime. He is the administrator of the LegendzFan Forum (see link below).
In 2010, Arashiin premiered in his first Fursuit, created by his friend Midori8 on FA. The suit premiered as a Partial at Midwest Furfest 2009, and finally as a full suit at Anthrocon 2011.