Intro: Periodically we'll be releasing a forum newsletter to discuss the latest news and changes on NF. The goal with this is to open more channels of communication between the staff and the rest of the community. We're also looking for your feedback on how to make this newsletter better. Visit our " " thread if you have suggestions. Go to Issue 1→ Go to official navigation→ MAJOR SITE NEWS/CURRENTLY IN THE WORKS Congrats to @Nataly ! She was added to the staff to help moderate the Contest Central section, so we welcome her to the staff. XENFORO/MBXX RELATED NEWS As requested, here's some of the monthly activity data complied by @Platypus : In the future we'll play around with the format a bit to give you something more visually appealing. SECTION NEWS ANBU Central @baconbits is hosting the 2018 NF Awards. Nominate and vote for your favorite posters. Winners get their choice of three prizes. Learn more . Congratulations to @White Wolf , who won Staff Member of the Year, and @afgpride , who won Konoha Mall Poster of the Year. Special thanks to @Khaleesi - she had enough nominations to be in the Staff finals but I missed one of her nominations, but was classy enough to point out the error but asked me not to redo the contest. She's a winner in my book. Check out some of the great entries in our latest Anime Art Battles and . Here is @Bontakun 's announcement of the winners. Akihibara District/Gallery Congrats to @Majin Lu for winning the with an excellent submission of Bulma. The Husbando Tournament has been moved from the Chatterbox and is now being hosted in the . Vote for your favorites. Downtown News The Cafe is holding a discussion on the future of our subsections. Let your voice be heard .