Hoof Beat

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Hoof Beat is a two-issue magazine of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic erotica.

Hoof Beat (a pony fanbook)[edit]

The cover of Hoof Beat (a pony fanbook).

The original Hoof Beat was produced by Club Stripes in a limited print run of 200, and sold at their dealer's table at Anthrocon 2012.[1] The color magazine contained 58 pages, in a 10 5/8" x 7 3/4" softcover format.

Contents[edit]

The creators of Hoof Beat used pseudonyms to protect their usual identities.[2] The "Editorial Wrangler" was listed as "Jubilee", and the contents/contributors were:[3]

  • Rising Star pin-up by Wind Driven.
  • "Friendship is..." by Sunshy, Flanks, and Knickers.
  • Leche pin-up gallery.
  • "Lust Before You Sleep" by Wind Driven.
  • Flanks pin-up gallery.
  • "Muffins" by Leche.
  • Dark Side of the Moon pin-up by Wind Driven.

The front cover art was by Wind Driven, Leche, and Flanks, and the back cover art by Don't Ask Spike and Leche.

Auctions[edit]

Within weeks of its Anthrocon appearance, copies of Hoof Beat (a pony fanbook) began appearing on various online auction sites. Originally retailing for $25, one copy sold on eBay for $150,[4] and another on FurBuy for $305.[5]

One auction on FurBuy, started on June 24, 2012, by Tyler Coltraine (as Flynn), reached $1025 at the auction's close on July 8.[6] The winning bidder was zero-feedback user "ZeroFische". As of July 14, 2012, ZeroFische had failed to pay up.[7]

Hoof Beat (another pony fanbook) 2[edit]

The cover of Hoof Beat (another pony fanbook) 2.

The second volume, Hoof Beat (another pony fanbook) 2, was sold at Midwest FurFest 2012.

Contents[edit]

The second issue contains:[8]

  • "Private Lesson" by Leche.
  • "Backdoor Buck" by Doxy.
  • "Dark Moon Diaries" by Sunshy and Flanks.
  • "Once Bitten. Twice Appleshy" by 333456.
  • "Prisms and Parcels" by Wind Driven.
  • Pin-ups by Artemis, Sunshy, Jubilee, Mjolkstaft, and Don't Ask Spike.

Resales[edit]

With several issues appearing on FurBuy only weeks after its release, a copy of Hoof Beat (another pony fanbook) 2 fetched up to $450.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. "'My Little Pony' fan erotica magazine tops $1000 at auction" - article on Flayrah. Dated July 7, 2012 (retrieved July 8, 2012)
  2. Comment by Fuzzwolf on the thread "MLP porn comic going for $1000!" on Fur Affinity. Dated July 4, 2012 (retrieved July 8, 2012)
  3. Hoof Beat contents page on blogspot.com (retrieved July 8, 2012)
  4. "Hoof Beat - Adult Pony Fanbook" on eBay. Auction ended June 27, 2012 (retrieved July 8, 2012)
  5. "MLP - Hoof Beat Fanbook" on FurBuy. Auction ended June 29, 2012 (retrieved July 8, 2012)
  6. Auction #1033074 on FurBuy. Auction ended July 8, 2012 (retrieved July 10, 2012)
  7. Comment by Flynn (visitor) on Flayrah. Dated July 14, 2012 (retrieved July 14, 2012)
  8. Hoof Beat 2 - Adult Pony Fanbook on FurBuy (retrieved November 22, 2012)

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