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My Little Pony Friendship is Magic, official nostalgia thread. The end of the line! Intro; This thread is mostly for S1/S2 Oldfags who want to reminisce about both the show and fandoms past, considering the recent announcement of the S9 being the last season, thus bringing G4 to an end. Anypony is welcome to join the discussion, even New fags, as long as you're respectful to some of the shows veterans.

In this thread we talk about/share our favourite episodes, movies, shorts, songs, animations, fan-fictions, fan-art, toys, etc, that are in any way related to G4. As well as talking about the impact G4 has had on our lives and/or the lives of those around us. I'm going to make regular updates to this thread, and I suggest that everypony else do the same.

End of the line celebrations; I'm personally planning to go back to season one, so I can watch every episode from the show in order, again. (I plan to make thread updates about this as I go along.) I suggest you do the same, but don't rush it. Remember this is about reappreciating, the more thine you take the better.

Q&A; What are you guys doing to celebrate the end of the show? (As I said rewatching the show. But I'll also go back and look at some of the old fan content.)

Do you plan to stay the fandom once the show ends? If so, how long do you plan on staying here? (Definitely! I'll probably stay here for a good few years to come, at least.)

When did you join the fandom? (Early to mid season 2/early 2012.)

Do you still watch the show? (Yes, but nowhere near as much as I used to.)

What is your favourite episode/season? (There are too many good episodes and seasons for me to answer this question.)

Who are your favourite ponies? (Lyra, Twilight, and Luna.)

Ask your questions, along with any answers you give.
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Season 9 Episode 9 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Episode 9 of the final season is called Sweet and Smokey.

>Smolder returns to the Dragonlands with Spike and Fluttershy to help cheer up her sensitive brother, but when they arrive, they discover the dragon eggs aren't hatching.


The episode airs on Saturday, May 25th at 11:30 AM EST.
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Season 9 Episode 7 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the episode She's All Yak during and after it airs.

Be mindful of saying spoilers before they show up on TV.
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Season 9 Episode 8 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the episode Frenemies during and after it airs.

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Season 9 Episode 8 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Episode 8 of the final season is called Frenemies.

>Grogar sends his legion of doom on a mission to become allies, but his plan works too well and they almost become friends.


The episode airs on Saturday, May 18th at 11:30 AM EST.
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Sugarmac Okay I know this is something people are gonna get upset about, but... why? Why in the holy heck did they decide Big Macintosh would date Sugar Belle? Why are they having them hold hooves in the intro now? It makes no sense!
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Season 9 Episode 6 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the episode Common Ground during and after it airs.

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Season 9 Episode 7 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Episode 7 of the final season is called She's All Yak.

>When Sandbar asks Yona to a "pony dance," Yona becomes convinced she must ponify herself to be a good friend, so she goes to Rarity and her friends for a makeover in appearance and personality.


The episode airs on Saturday, May 11th at 11:30 AM EST.
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The Nadir The comments on last week's episode have been criticized for being needlessly, over-dramatically harsh on an ep that was, at worst, uneven and average overall. Fair enough. What is the true bottom of the barrel, and why? What episode sticks out in your mind as the absolute worst so far? Was it defective in its concept, plotting, writing, graphics, music, acting, or what? Give us a base standard of comparison to temper our impatience with mediocrity in these Last Days.
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Season 9 Episode 5 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the episode The Point of No Return during and after it airs.

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Season 9 Episode 6 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Episode 6 of the final season is called Common Ground.

>Rainbow Dash's old pal Quibble Pants needs help to bond with the daughter of his new special friend because, like Dash, she's a real sports pony.


The episode airs on Saturday, May 4th at 11:30 AM EST.
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Closure With the show coming to an end after just one more season, it's pretty much inevitable that many unanswered questions brought up by the series will remain by the finale. What are some such issues you most wish will be addressed by the final season? The fate of Chrysalis? Some resolution to Spike and Rarity? Celestia and Luna's origins?

Personally, I hope they have an episode that explains why Dash and Fluttershy moved to Ponyville. The few details we have seem like they could tell a great story, but it would be a shame if none of it went addressed.
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This scene was controversial, as many people thought this scene was offensive in this Christmas special, while others thought this scene was appropriate. Was that scene mean-spirited?
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Season 9 Episode 4 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the episode Twilight's Seven during and after it airs.

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Season 9 Episode 5 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Episode 5 of the final season is called The Point of No Return.

>Twilight realizes she never returned a book to the Canterlot Library, and besides incurring the disgrace of a super-overdue book and huge fees, she may have caused her favorite librarian to lose her job.


The episode airs on Saturday, April 27th at 11:30 AM EST.
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Twilight of the Gods From today's Hollywood Reporter:

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In the back-to-back season premiere episodes, titled "The Beginning of the End," Princess Celestia and Princess Luna decide to retire and hand off the ruling of Equestria to Twilight Sparkle and her friends, which sends Twilight into a tailspin of self-doubt."

So-- immortality for Twilight? And Glimglam? And -- Screechie Pie? And mortality for Luna and Celestia?

Oh mountains, mountains! come and fall on me and hide this dreadful vision from mine eyes.
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Season 9 Episode 3 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the episode Uprooted during and after it airs.

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Season 9 Episode 4 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Episode 4 of the final season is called Twilight's Seven.

>Twilight and Shining Armor pit their wits against each other to settle a long-standing sibling rivalry, but they soon discover they are not the only competitors.


The episode airs on Saturday, April 20th at 11:30 AM EST.
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The birds and the bees and the termites Why is Chrysalis still alone? Why can't she just lay another thousand eggs and generate a new army of workers and soldiers? Does she need a male? If male changelings develop from unfertilized eggs, as in termites, ants, and bees, why can't she just lay an egg and make a male by herself? Do transformed changelings (the ones with antlers) have different sex-determination mechanisms?

Faust wouldn't have neglected the biology here.
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Season 9 Premiere Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the season premiere, The Beginning of the End Parts 1 & 2, during and after it airs.

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Season 9 Episode 3 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Episode 3 of the final season is called Uprooted.

>The Young Six respond to a magical summons from the Tree of Harmony, only to learn it has been destroyed, and it is up to them to figure out how best to memorialize it.


The episode airs on Saturday, April 13th at 11:30 AM EST.
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how many s1 s2 guys still posting here?
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Seadon 9 leak! #Spoiler
I managed to get my hands on some interesting material. There are major spoilers of season 9 finale and plans regarding next MLP movie. For now I would like to show you some more or less interesting screenshots but be sure to stay tuned for even more stuff real soon
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Season 9 Episodes 1 & 2 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
The premiere of the final season is called The Beginning of the End – Parts 1 & 2.

>When Celestia and Luna decide to retire and hand off the ruling of Equestria to Twilight and her friends, it sends Twilight into a tailspin of self-doubt. The ancient villain Grogar plots to conquer all of Equestria, but King Sombra has ideas of his own.


>As Twilight and the rest of the Mane Six struggle to come to terms with the destruction of the Tree and Elements of Harmony, King Sombra sets his sights on conquering all of Equestria.


The premiere airs on Saturday, April 6th starting at 11:30 AM EST and 12:00 PM EST respectively.
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Spring break breakdown So there wasn't a thread made about it so I thought I'd make one.
I know very few people here watch EQG instead of FIM, but maybe we'd get some discussion nonetheless.
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does anyone have that screencap of some poster ranting about luna eclipsed years ago. i haven't been here in years btw
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Does anyone else's favorite character change depending on the season of the show? Whenever someone asks for my favorite pony, I genuinely struggle to give a concise answer.

If I say "Pinkie Pie" people assume I also like the screechy, flanderized vexation of the spirit she devolved into. Sweetie Belle is still fairly enjoyable, but not anywhere near as much as her appearances in seasons 2~4; I might even go as far as to say she has become a teensy bit bland in recent seasons. I had a brief honeymoon phase with Twilight after she attained God-hood due to her overall shift to more quirky/ awkward yet still endearing personality traits. But even then, that aspect was soon eclipsed by the newly reformed Starlight. With only one season left to go, I think it's safe to say that neither Cozy Glow nor Ocellus will overtake Glim-glim completely, meaning that the latter will likely remain in my #1 spot for the longest duration out of any character to date. But thinking back to how utterly obsessed I was with Pinkie back when I first discovered the show in 2011, or my budding adoration for Sweetie Belle for what seemed like an eternity, it is hard to compare that level of affection to what I feel for Starlight currently. Sure, she's by far the most consistently enjoyable character to watch post-S5 and I look forward to pretty much any screen-time she gets... but I suppose I just don't feel the same level of "passion" for her as I did for PP & SB back in the early days.

For the sake of reference, I am not one of those people who thinks FiM has been getting worse and worse as time goes on. Personally, my ranking of the seasons would be something like this:
5>4>6>7=8>3=1>2. So, my lack of enthusiasm for Starlight Glimmer clearly isn't a result of poor seasonal quality, at least not from my perspective.
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Throughout the entirety of Season 8, how many of her actions were intended to be interpreted by the viewer as premeditated?

Does she ever make a genuine mistake or is it all an act? For example, benign "mistakes" like her knocking over the red paint in "Marks for Effort". Did the writers intend for this to be taken as something she did deliberately (perhaps as an innocuous way to grow closer with the CMC whilst remaining perceptually bumbling/helpless in their collective conscious)? Speaking of the CMC, what was the purpose in helping them gain access to the School of Friendship? It was ultimately through the CMC's intervention that Tirek's master plan was thwarted, yet I see little-to-no benefit for Cozy in this instance. Likewise, why point Twilight directly to the Friendship University if she was secretly supplying Flim & Flam with lessons to help the competition prosper? She was clearly in charge of the mail, so why not dispose of the flyers instead? Also, was it ever stated when exactly Cozy and Tirek began communicating with one another? How many of her actions were fueled by her innate aptitude for manipulation, and how many were simply following Tirek's instruction?
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#Spoiler
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MLP, 1st season 9 trailer discussion thread The first proper trailer for season 9 was just released a few hours ago on YouTube.

Watch the trailer and then feel free to join the discussion, predictions, and speculation on what this trailer means for the final season of MLP, as well as the entire show and its universe as a whole.

TRAILER (Season 9 THE FINAL SEASON) | MLP: FiM | [HD]
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Twilight's First Day is returning.
https://www.deviantart.com/muffinshire/art/Sneak-Peek-TFD-27-work-in-progress-788785324

(It's closer to two years, Moondancer-chan)
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Please Read: A Personal Appeal From Russian Hackers #Spoiler
Hi guys. It seems Hasbro IT Security can't handle Russian APT, so what should we do now?
Flash sources are about 2 TB in size and it is pretty hard to download them via internet.
Mb we can download sources of some interesting episodes or internal documents, such as budgets and agreements.
Any ideas you can post here or send via email [email protected]

Pic unrelated
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Hasbro Confirms Friendship is Magic Ending This Season We all knew this was coming, but it’s still very sad. It’s also long past time to move on. I hope this is the best season of the show, and they find a way to end it gracefully and in the spirit of its humble beginnings. I don’t need a big baddie, just give me 44 minutes to say goodbye and thank you.
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Discovery Family announcement A tease was posted yesterday by the cable channel that carries My Little Pony in the US. Make of the images posted here what you will.

1/3
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New short came out:
MLP: Friendship is Magic - 'Starlight the Hypnotist' 🐞 Official Short

Twilight used to be just fine around ladybugs in previous episodes, even singing songs about them (sunshine, sunshine, ladybugs awake...), but now she's terrified of them.

Hasbro clearly doesn't care about it's own canon. If things will continue in this direction, then I'll be glad when it will all end. Fuck Jim. I'm mad.
Can we have a shitstorm about this, please?
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/pony/‘s Last Hurrah As we head into the final season, I think it’d be nice if everyone from throughout /pony/‘s history stopped by in the series finale thread to say hey for one last time, bid FiM farewell, and say what the show meant to them. I’m posting this now because I know how slow this board is, and I expect old faces will probably pop in at least once between now and then, and will hopefully see this.

I remember back in the golden era of FiM, our episode threads could get over a thousand posts. We were a pretty vibrant community, and while I don’t expect us to get near that again, it’d be great if our last episode thread was something to remember.

So whether you watch the show still or not, even if you got off after season 2 or 3, keep it in the back of your mind to post here in the series finale thread, which will most likely be some time around October.
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Who is Ace Thruster? I've seen this name pop up in Equestrian girls threads
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Haven't watched the show for a few months First episode I watched was Grannies Gone Wild, what have I missed guys?
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So the starswirl do over book (Discussion) What's everyone's thoughts on it that have read it? (can read it on 4chan http://boards.4channel.org/mlp/thread/33476643#p33476643 for now).

Honestly, was rather impressed; its alot more entertaining than I was expecting with the last couple of books, though given that this one looks to be an upcoming special, that's to be expected.

that being said, had to Reeeee at The dazzlings seemingly being reformed and giving sunset friendly advice on friendship to fix her problems. Fuck that shit
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Twilight Sparkle is a Mary Sue? I like Twilight Sparkle, and don't really see how she can be a Mary Sue. Protagonist, sure, but the only episode where she seemed really "Sueish" was Magical Mystery Cure. Otherwise, she isn't a blatant self insert of either the writers or Tara Strong. Heck she isn't anywhere remotely like Tara. She isn't considered beautiful, but more importantly she isn't considered *remarkable* in appearance, at most she's described as a little scrawny. She has an ordinary eye color (for a pony) and she's a terrible dancer.

I'm just reading through this and trying to figure out where people would think of her like a Mary Sue: http://katfeete.net/writing/sue.php

Princess Mi Amore Cadenza is off the charts, but Twilight barely registers. Even Applejack gets a higher score, what with the dead parents, and the freckles, and winning an award for being the most well liked pony in all of Ponyville.

There aren't any prophecies about Twilight, specifically. There are ones about the main 6, but the prophecy stuff cuts off pretty much once Twi gets princess'd. I mean, I guess she's royalty now, but she was born to just ordinary parents, who weren't abusive or anything. She's also taking a more passive, supportive role in the background as a princess, and going absolutely nuts for not being able to participate in any of the adventure.

Not everybody likes Twilight. Heck, Sparkler hates her guts for one-upping her organizational skills. Twilight even aggravates her friends at times, though less so as a pretty princess. She doesn't rage against the machine, and is pretty content with the way the world is.

Any character can be portrayed as a Mary Sue, but for all Twilight is ridiculously overpowered at times, I just don't see her fitting in that role most of the time.
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pony short nopony posted a thread about this yet? (I don't see one anyway)

MLP: Friendship is Magic - 'Ail-icorn' 🌡️ Official Short

I liked it.
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Spikefish Remember when people were making Spikefish pics like, way back during season 1? I wonder if anyone still has any of those.
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How must the show end at the end of its final season?

1. It should end with epic, mythological force.

2. It should be more adult than the previous end-of-season episodes. Okay, the ending has to be happy or at least glorious. But there should be an element of sorrow in it. A flavor of tragedy and loss. Something sad and final should happen that isn't resolved in a group hug and a shower of candy and rainbows.

3. It shouldn't just be another triumph over one more dark-colored baddie with glowing eyes, an evil laugh, and a nimbus of black writhing bits like Nightmare Moon, Sombra, or the Pony of Shadows. Not just another laser battle where horns or jewels or mystic rocks, scrolls, or trees shoot out beams that push each other back and forth. We need something darker and more powerful than that -- an adversary dark and powerful enough to lift the show's ending to a legendary level. An adversary of a kind that we haven't seen or imagined before in connection with My Little Pony. An adversary that leads us into a moral that makes even the adult audience pause and think.

4. It should be at least an hour long: maybe two hours.

I'm not sure how to do this, but one thought that occurs to me is to make the adversary Death. We've seen death and its results in earlier episodes, but the word itself has never been used. Let it be used. Let a personified (or ponified) Death take some central and beloved character. How about one of the Two Sisters? We've seen Celestia seem to die twice, only to recover and triumph in the end. But what if she did not? With the myth of Orpheus in mind, imagine a denouement in which Death falls in love with (say) Luna and takes her to be his bride, and other characters struggle to reclaim her from the Equestrian Underworld. Ultimately, they fail, because they should and must fail. The age ends, the old gods pass away, and a new age begins as the curtain falls. Let that, or something like it, be the last moral of the show.

Too grim? Too grown-up? Let's hear some better ideas. But kids love stories about Death. Consider Coco, The Book of Life, The Corpse Bride, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Frankenweenie, Paranorman. And the proposition that old life must die if new life is to be born is a good strong aesop for the ending of the cycle.
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Equestria Girls Season 2 on YouTube There was a rush of press releases and a preview video announcing that Season 2 of Equestria Girls was being moved officially to YouTube starting Jan. 11. No details regarding the season yet. Just a lot of wardrobe changes featuring Summer fashions as seen in the preview video.

My Little Pony: Equestria Girls 🌟 Season 2 Trailer
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Shutting Down The School of Friendship So, they're going to close down the School of Friendship...right?
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The Good Stuff I just went back and rewatched "The Return of Harmony, Part 2." As the iris-out closed on the Star Wars ending, I realized that I was grinning like a bear trap from ear to ear.

It was wonderful. Snappy, funny, touching, acid, clever. Pickles and icing in just the right proportions. Clever dialogue, marvelous VA and faces, delicious animation (especially RD); avoiding the pitfalls of vapid sentimentality and vacuous irony with skill, care, restraint, and a manifest love for the characters and the world. I had forgotten how good this show was at its best.

Check it out. Watch it again. Do you agree? If you do-- what do you think the secret was -- or is, or might be?
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#Spoiler
Why are the ponies naked in my little pony? Quite perverted to be honest. It should be 18+
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Heyo! Anyone here bilingual (Preferably English and Spanish) and like Equestria Girls?
I'm new here, and wanna meet new friends!
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just saw this (don't show Mikie!)
Starlight Glimmer - Brony Problems: Episode 36
What's your opinion?
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Top 10 Songs of G4 I haven't made a thread in years because this place is downright moribund, and there's really not much else to say. Imagine being locked in a room with someone for 7 years, you really wouldn't have much to talk about after the first few years.

So here's one of a few threads I'll make, just because I'm bored and want to see where everyone ( all 5 of us) are at. Yes this includes EQG

1) Hope Shines Eternal
2) Welcome to the Show
3) Shine Like Rainbows
4) Pinkie's Present
5) Smile Song
6) Apples to the Core
7) Dance Magic
8) One Small Thing
9) Time To Be Awesome
10) Friends Are Always There for You
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Season 8 Episodes 19 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, On the Road to Friendship, during and after it airs.

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Sugoi, if real
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No HASCON 2019 for you! Come back one year!

https://www.equestriadaily.com/2018/12/hascon-2019-has-been-postponed.html

Most likely postponed due to the lack of any news worthy content.
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Packrat, Manley
we need these og posters back
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Redemption Black Snootie - destroyed
Discord - redeemed
Chrysalis - crazy hobo
Sombra - destroyed
Tirek - life sentence
Starlight - redeemed
Pony of Shadows - destroyed
Cozy Glow - Tirek's neighbor

Ever notice how of all the major villains, only two of them ever got redeemed? That's only 25%!
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Season 8 Finale Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the season finale, School Raze Parts 1 & 2, during and after they airs.

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ONE OF THE REASONS I LIKE THIS site is that we aren't ass kissers like equestria daily & derpibooru we aren't afraid to put some criticism on the show it's normal here while it's only occasional in places like that why is it so hard for bronie to criticise the show? but anyway it's one reason I perfer here instead of the other places
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Ponychan is best Chan
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Thinking back, does anyone else think it was really weird for Celestia to arrange Twilight a private chariot just to go to Ponyville, when there's a perfectly functional train she could have taken?
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Waning Lulamoon In S1's "Boast Busters," Trixie is a moderately powerful unicorn with real magic. Oh, the Ursa Major thing is all hype, and she uses a lot of smoke bombs and fireworks, but she has enough unicorn power over ropes, rainbows, lightning, and hair to do real magical dirt to Applejack, Rainbow Dash, and Rarity. When she gets hold of the Alicorn Amulet, her natural powers are amplified to the verge of omnipotence. But by the time we get down to the latest season, she has become as big a humbug as the Wizard of Oz.

What happened?
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Is Rainbow Dash a lesbian? I haven't watched the past few seasons, so I was wondering: has there been any new evidence w.r.t. Rainbow Dash's sexual orientation?
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leaks? does anyone have any flash leaks from the show? thanks!
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Name Changes The only ponies confirmed to have changed their names are the wives.
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toward del grimneck a foala firgendork I just thought... when Starswirl and the other Pillars were using Old Ponish in writing, why did they speak modern Ponish when they were pulled out of Limbo?
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Season 8 Episodes 20 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, The Washouts, during and after it airs.

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Holiday Special Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on the holiday special, Best Gift Ever, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 24 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Father Knows Beast, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episodes 22 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, What Lies Beneath, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episodes 23 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Sounds of Silence, during and after it airs.

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Best visual gag What is your favorite?
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Holiday Special Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Despite the season finale, we still have an upcoming holiday special called Best Gift Ever.

>Hearth's Warming Eve is coming up. The Mane Six decides they will each give only one gift to another member of the group, chosen by drawing names out of a hat. Since it is only one gift, it has to be the best gift ever.


The special will air on Saturday, October 27th at 1:00 PM EST.
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Season 8 Finale Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
The season finale is called School Raze Parts 1 & 2.

>When the magic of Equestria mysteriously begins to fail, Twilight leads her friends on a quest for answers, leaving the School of Friendship open to attack from a dangerous mastermind.


>While Twilight and the rest of the Mane Six try to escape Tartarus, Cozy Glow furthers her plot to take over the School of Friendship with only Twilight's students and the CMCs to stop her!


The episodes air on Saturday, October 13th starting at 11:00 AM.
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Let us post & toast! Post post post our favorite pony memes and toast toast toast our finest bottles of wine, to celebrate Eight full years since the airing of the first episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic!
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Season 8 Episodes 24 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Father Knows Beast.

>When a strange dragon crash-lands in Ponyville claiming to be Spike's father, Spike is ready to do anything his "dad" says in order to learn how to be a "real" dragon.


The next episode airs on Saturday, October 6th starting at 11:30 AM.
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Raking It In According to FilmLA, the official Los Angeles film office, My Little Pony: The Movie had a production budget of $6.5 million (https://www.filmla.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/2017_film_study_v3-WEB.pdf). This makes it almost the cheapest feature film made in whole or in part in California last year. This figure is also a LOT less than any estimates I've seen on any brony website. If this budget estimate is correct, then the movie was fantastically profitable, reaping almost a one thousand percent return on investment.

Can this be possible? What are the implications?
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Season 8 Episodes 23 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Sounds of Silence.

>Fluttershy and Applejack journey to the edge of the map on a Friendship Quest to help a group of ponies named Kirin -- who are so afraid of hurting each other's feelings, they've taken a potion of silence.


The next episode airs on Saturday, September 29th starting at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episodes 22 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called What Lies Beneath.

>The students of Twilight's School of Friendship are cramming for a "History of Magic in Equestria" exam in the school library when they discover a part of the school that nopony else knows about. When they decide to do some exploring, they end up learning much more than they bargained for.


The next episode airs on Saturday, September 22nd starting at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episodes 21 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, A Rockhoof and a Hard Place, during and after it airs.

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Who is the bravest little pony?
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G1 forgotten gem: "Baby Quackers" Baby Quackers - G1 My Little Pony 'n Friends
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Season 8 Episodes 21 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called A Rockhoof and a Hard Place.

>When Rockhoof, heroic Pillar of the past, is having trouble fitting into the modern world, Twilight and her friends strive to help him find a new purpose.


The next episode airs on Saturday, September 15th starting at 11:30 AM.
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Some pony can give a link to today's episode? Can someone give me a link to today's episode? I could see it in TV but i'm not from the US , i'm in mexico there is only 7 episodes in mexican spanish, so i really apreciate if some one gives me a link to see the episode
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Season 8 Episodes 20 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called The Washouts.

>When Scootaloo becomes enamored with the Washouts, a touring group of stunt ponies, Rainbow Dash is concerned for her safety and worries that Scoot's days as her number one fan are over.


The next episode airs on Saturday, September 8th starting at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episodes 19 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called On the Road to Friendship.

>When Trixie is invited to bring her magic show to the far-off land of Saddle Arabia, she can think of nopony better to bring along than her great and powerful assistant, Starlight — but not all friends are meant to travel together.


The next episode airs on Saturday, September 1st starting at 11:30 AM (the 25th will be a reairing of Yakity-Sax).
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Season 8 Episode 14 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Yakity-Sax, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 18 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, The End of Friend, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 15 & 16 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, A Matter of Principals and Hearth's Warming Club, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episodes 18 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called The End in Friend.

>Rarity and Rainbow Dash begin to question why they are friends when they can't find anything they both like to do together.


The next episode airs on Saturday, August 18th starting at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episode 17 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Friendship University, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episodes 17 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Friendship University.

>When Twilight Sparkle discovers there's another School of Friendship, she and Rarity go to investigate and are shocked to discover that Twilight's idol and Pillar of Old Equestria, Star Swirl the Bearded, is enrolled at the school.


The next episode airs on Saturday, August 11th starting at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episodes 15 and 16 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episodes are called A Matter of Principals and Hearth's Warming Club.

>When Twilight Sparkle leaves Starlight in charge of the School of Friendship, Discord is frustrated he wasn't picked for the job, and he does his best to make Starlight's new role impossible.


>A prank gone wrong ruins Hearth's Warming Eve preparations, and while Twilight tries to figure out which of her students is behind it, the students bond over shared memories of home.


These episodes air on Saturday, August 6th starting at 11:30 AM.
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fiiiiiinally looks like we finally have a new ep coming next weekend, stupid hiatuses.

anypony else hate to wait for new Pony??? Bad enuf it's running out, they're totally milking it now, dammit.


srsly tho, seeing it's finally scheduled I all happies again....for NOW.
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Another List Thread? Rank the First Half of S8 1) Mean Six
2) The Parent Map
3) Fake It Till You Make It
4) Surf And/Or Turf
5) School Daze Part 2
6) Grannies Gone Wild
7) Maud Couple
8) Molt Down
9) Horse Play
10) The Break Up Breakdown
11) School Daze Part 1
12) Marks For Effort
13) Non Compete Clause

It’s been an ok season. The episodes I have at the top were pretty damn good.
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Season 8 Episode 13 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, The Mean 6, during and after it airs.

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Rollercoaster of Friendship #Spoiler
Why there is no thread about new EqG special?
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Old AliTwi Idea Hey everyone, been a long time, huh? I was digging around my old stuff and found a concept I remember putting a lot of effort into. Not sure how many people here still watch the show, but this was back during the season 3 hiatus when I wanted to show all the doomsayers that it was possible (if highly unlikely) that the show could do well after the whole Princess Twilight fiasco. It's just a sort of... hypothetical look into where I think things could have gone. It's a little long, but not a fic or anything. I'm kinda just looking for feedback, whatever it might be.

<Welp, the body was too long for a post, so here's a link to a google doc instead.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1iqrJ_hddNAHFkr0LLFL8EYbQAT58SsvqmMPCfp9HqGo/edit?usp=sharing

So... if you made it through all that, please let me know what you thought, if you think it's plausible, or if you disagree with my interpretations. Any kind of feedback is welcome!
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Season 8 Episode 3 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, The Maud Couple, during and after it airs.

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Target demographic When this show started out, the ages of the Mane Six were a topic for debate. The last time we had the don't-treat-me-like-a-baby motif, the protestor was -- what? maybe nine or ten? But in Saturday's episode, one of our viewpoint characters has a beard (which his mother tries to cut off, sigmundfreud cough cough) and the other one yells, "I'm a grown mare!" Starlight's old room (pic) is a zoo of rebellious-teenager paraphernalia: male alicorn plushie with smouldering eyes, leering leather-clad stallion on poster, skulls everywhere, some with demon horns.

The target demographic for this show is no longer 6-8-year-old girls. Proof: almost all the show's commercials are now for adult stuff, of no interest to young girls.
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Season 8 Episode 11 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Molt Down, during and after it airs.

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The absolute state of /pony/ A thread about the current state of /pony/ and its future. Please post your inputs here: >>>/site/14531
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IDW Comics Thread: February 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #51
James Asmus (w) • Tony Fleecs (a & c)
Twilight is startled to find that the most important history books in Equestria are going missing. Will she and her friends be able to uncover the identity of the mysterious new villain responsible?

My Little Pony: Friends Forever #37
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a) • Tony Fleecs (c)
Rarity is excited to work on Sapphire Shores’ next big concert! What should be a dream job could turn into a nightmare when Rarity discovers that she’ll need to work closely with a pony with a checkered past… Trixie!

My Little Pony Annual 2017
Jeremy Whitley, Christina Rice, Tony Fleecs (w) • Andy Price & Tony Fleecs (a) • Andy Price (c)
Join the Guardians of Harmony on their quest to protect Equestria from nefarious villains! Featuring six short stories focusing on action and adventure by your favorite MLP creative teams!
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Top Episodes of FiM Not gonna make it a "Top X Episodes", just ones you think are truly exceptional. If I had to give someone a list of episodes that demonstrate the absolute brilliance of the show, episodes that exemplify why it's so god damned good, this would be it. 2 Parters count as 1

1) Saddle Row Review
2) Crusaders of the Lost Mark
3) Return of Harmony
4) A Canterlot Wedding
5) The Last Roundup
6) Hearth's Warming Eve
7) Castle Mane-ia
8) Party of One
9) Filli Vanilli
10) Lesson Zero
11) It's About Time
12) A Hearth's Warming Tail
13) Magic Duel
14) Bloom and Gloom
15) Feeling Pinkie Keen
16) Bridle Gossip
17) Rarity Investigates!
18) Magical Mystery Cure
19) Trade Ya
20) The Cutie Re-Mark
21) The One Where Pinkie Pie Knows
22) The Crystal Empire
23) The Cutie Map
24) Spike at Your Service
25) Pinkie Pride
26) Slice of Life
27) Fall Weather Friends

Kinda sad I don't have anything on this list past Saddle Row Review. Season 6 Episode 9 was the peak for me, and nothing in my mind has been exceptional since.
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Season 8 Episode 12 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Marks for Effort, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 13 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called The Mean 6.

>Queen Chrysalis returns, ready to exact her revenge on Starlight Glimmer and the Mane 6!


This episode airs on Saturday, June 9th at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episode 12 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Marks for Effort.

>The CMC try to convince Twilight to let them into her School of Friendship, even though it's clear they've already mastered the curriculum.


This episode airs on Saturday, June 2nd at 11:30 AM.
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Flutterhulk

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=HEgNh_ezJ0Q

Let`s take a minute to reflect on one of the craziest moments of the show. That. Was. Canon.
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Pinkie Apple Pie I'm struggling to find things to say about this episode.
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Season 8 Episode 10 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, The Break Up Break Down, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 11 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Molt Down.

>Spike struggles with a series of bizarre symptoms that Smolder explains is something all dragons go through in adolescence — "the molt". To Spike's horror, Smolder also reveals an unfortunate molt side-effect that compels a molter's family to kick them out of the house!


This episode airs on Saturday, May 26th at 11:30 AM.
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Generation B? Does anyone know what happened with the 2016 lawsuit by the Font Brothers corporation over Hasbro's supposedly unlicensed use of their "Generation B" font (as the "Celestia" font)?

(By the way, it's used on this site. Any legal problems there?)
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Season 8 Episode 8 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, The Parent Map, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 10 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called The Break Up Break Down.

>It's Hearts and Hooves Day and Big Mac has romantic plans for Sugar Belle, but the day takes a turn when he overhears his special pony tell Mrs. Cake she's planning on breaking up with him!


This episode airs on Saturday, May 19th at 11:30 AM.
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Wow, Hasbro moved quickly. The files of this episode have already been taken down on Google Drive and MEGAVideo.

Oops, wrong thread. S8e10.
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Season 8 Episode 9 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Non-Compete Clause, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 5 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Grannies Gones Wild, during and after it airs.

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Spinoff Town With Spinoff Ponies I've been thinking about a show that would uphold the ideals of FiM, without using any of Hasbro's intellectual properties. The main goal in planning this "bible" is to come up with a cast and setting that have the most potential for FiM-style episodes.

The basic premise is that the show takes place on a new continent far away from the mainland Equestria, referred to only as the "mainland" or "maneland" in the show. The main location would be a small town (name needed) that was originally a logging camp but has since grown to about the size of Ponyville. The town is near a forest of giant trees, and many of the older buildings are built from their trunks or even inside trees similar to Twilight's old library. As ponies avoid exploiting nature, the logging has slowed down since the early years and the vast, mostly unexplored forest is still full of mysteries.

The working title for this show is "Settlers of Horseria", but as always, suggestions and discussion are welcome.
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Season 8 Episode 9 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Non-Compete Clause.

>Applejack and Rainbow Dash take the friendship students on a teamwork learning field trip, and accidentally show the students how NOT to work together.


This episode airs on Saturday, May 12th at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episode 7 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Horse Play, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 8 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called The Parent Map.

>Neither Starlight nor Sunburst have visited their parents in a long time, but when both are called by the Map to their hometown, they discover their parents are at the center of the friendship problem they need to solve.


This episode airs on Saturday, May 5th at 11:30 AM.
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Recomended sites for watching the show Normally, my go-to alternative for YouTube is Dailymotion, but I've tried searching up the latest episode, only to find they'd been deleted, were butchered, mislabed, or were just reaction videos. I don't know how it is in the United States, but in Australia, Netflix only has up to season 6 of MLP. Where else can I look for episodes?
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Season 8 Episode 6 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Surf and/or Turf, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 7 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Horse Play.

>Princess Celestia's fillyhood dream of being in a play is realized when Twilight Sparkle casts her in a production, only to discover that Celestia's talents lie elsewhere.


This episode airs on Saturday, April 28th at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episode 6 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Surf and/or Turf.

>The Cutie Mark Crusaders try to help a young Hippogriff figure out where he belongs. With family members on Mt. Aris as well as Sea Pony relatives in Seaquestria, he can't decide where to live. Unfortunately, the CMC are so taken with both places, they can't decide either!


This episode airs on Saturday, April 21st at 11:30 AM.
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Season 8 Episodes 1 & 2 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on School Daze - Parts 1 & 2, during and after it airs.

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MLP: The Movie leaks thread #spoiler
Russian hackers leaked movie special for us (not camrip).
https://mega.nz/#!NnZnQJSD!rIlhsH-c1c1RBHYwSBYx0qTMwpRVVnrEYq4Y2ft0OUQ
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Season 8 Episode 4 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on this week's episode, Fake It 'Till You Make It, during and after it airs.

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Season 8 Episode 5 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Grannies Gone Wild.

>Granny Smith and her friends head to Las Pegasus. Rainbow Dash tags along as a chaperone so she can ride the best rollercoaster ever before it closes.


This episode airs on Saturday, April 14th at 11:30 AM.
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#Spoiler
Spoilered as future content.

Remember the release of the EqG novel, "A Friendship to Remember"? Well, the next one hour EqG special is based on the same story from the novel.

"Forgotten Friendship" will air on Discovery Family on Saturday, Feb. 17th at 12/11 central.
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IDW Comics Thread: March 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #64
Thom Zahler (w) •Andy Price (a & c)
Fluttershy and Rarity travel to Manehattan where Rarity is shocked to discover old ugly fashions are back in style! Can Rarity find a way to push her creative instincts past... the past?

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #12

Jeremy Whitley (w) • Tony Fleecs (a & c)
The most legendary ponies are all gathered, and now they must face the might of the Sirens! The future of Equestria is at stake, and hidden danger looms in the group’s midst!
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Season 8 Episode 4 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called Fake It 'Till You Make It.

>When Fluttershy is the only pony available to look after the Manehattan boutique while Rarity is away, she takes on a series of characters to cope with the intimidating clientele and learns that she was already the best pony for the job just by being herself.


This episode airs on Saturday, April 7th at 11:30 AM.
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My Little Pony The Movie Anticipation Thread >When the menacing Storm King invades Canterlot with plans to steal the magic from the ponies, the very future of Equestria is at stake! Armed with nothing but determination, loyalty, and the magic of friendship, the Mane Six embark on an action-packed heroic journey. The ponies face their biggest friendship challenge yet as they search for help across magical mountains, undersea worlds, and even onboard an airship in a thrilling race to save their home. Along the way they learn that heroes come in all shapes and sizes and that there really is no force stronger than the Magic of Friendship.

The movie is now officially out!
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Season 8 Episode 3 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is called The Maud Couple by Nick Confalone.

>Pinkie Pie's super-best-friend-sister bond is challenged when Maud gets a boyfriend that Pinkie can't stand.


This episode airs on Saturday, March 31st at 11:30 AM.
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IDW Comics Thread: June 2017 My Little Pony: The Movie Prequel #1
Ted Anderson (w) • Andy Price (a & c)
This fall, My Little Pony: The Movie hits theaters, and this prequel mini-series is your first look at the fantastic adventure to come! Danger looms over Equestria as a new villain debuts!

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #55
Christina Rice (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a & c)
Wings Over Yakyakistan” part 1 of 2. While on a diplomatic mission to Yakyakistan, Pinkie Pie and Rainbow Dash are surprised to uncover an imminent attack on the kingdom by dragons! Will Dash be able to rouse the Wonderbolts to aid the Yaks in time to thwart the invasion?

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #3
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Brenda Hickey (a & c)
Journey back in time to discover the secret origin of Canterlot Castle! Will the legendary Mistmane be able to save the castle from the mysterious forces sabotaging the castle’s construction?
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Season 8 Episodes 1 & 2 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
New season starts soon! The season premiere is called School Daze - Parts 1 & 2.

>When the Friendship Map grows bigger to reflect the world beyond Equestria, the Mane 6 realize they'll need a way to spread the message of friendship far and wide. Luckily, Twilight Sparkle knows just what to do -- open a School of Friendship!


>When the School of Friendship is closed by Chancellor Neighsay of the Equine Educational Association, Twilight Sparkle must reunite her students, inspire her friends and buck the rules to stand up for what she knows is right for everycreature, pony or not.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eU_LHUrbijE

The new season begins on Saturday, March 24th, at 11:30 AM EST.
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Bad hombres From an article by Jennifer Burton et al. in yes! magazine online:

'Stereotypes persist in both how characters are drawn and how they talk, with "bad guys” using non-American accents and dialects. We see this in characters like Dr. Doofenshmirtz from Phineas and Ferb or Nightmare Moon on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic.'

Does anyone out there have any insight into what these people are talking about?
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Retrospectives On a whim, I went back this evening and re-watched "Power Ponies" (S4E06). I loved it. I grinned all the way through and laughed out loud in a couple of places. The beauty-salon-of-doom motif was a nice subversion of the whole macho superhero shtick, the Mane-iac was properly over the top, and the powered-up personas of Dash, Fluttershy, Rarity, and Pinkie Pie were dead-on developments of their individual characters.

If you have a neglected past episode that would be worth revisiting to remind us of the glories of G4, tell us about it!
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Supination This is a trivial point, but it bothers me. IRL horses can't supinate their forearms -- that is, they can't rotate the sole of their hoof so it faces upward. (Most mammals, apart from apes and humans, can't either.) But Equestrian ponies can. They're shown all the time on the show in palm-up postures. But how do they do this? You practically never see an intermediate position. One frame the sole faces downward; in the next frame, it faces upward. I suspect that the animators just change the shape of the end of the foreleg for most ponies. But this won't work for the ones that are wearing shoes -- i.e., Luna and Celestia, with their gold and silver sandals. Does the sole of the sandal rotate toward the midline? I don't think I've ever seen it in that position. There seems to be an intermediate position in some shots, but I don't have the necessary software to look at individual frames.

Sometimes you will see a pony pressing one or both soles to her face in a half-supinated position (pic), so there must be rotation. But I can't recall ever seeing the bottom of one of the princesses' sandals. Do the shoes magically change shape as they go from pronated to supinated? Can someone do a frame-by-frame check and report back?

Postscript: you CAN see the bottom of a princess's shoes in some shots -- e.g. s6e25 at 3:22. But they're fully supinated already. The animators seem to be avoiding the in-betweens.
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IDW Comics Thread: February 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #63
Christina Rice (w) • Brenda Hickey (a & c)
A boycott against sweets imperils Sugar Cube Corner! Will Pinkie and her friends be able to convince Ponyville that desserts are still worth having?

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #11
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Tony Fleecs (a & c)
The legendary ponies meet up with the last member of their hoped-for team—the magnificent Starswirl the Bearded! Before the team is complete, Starswirl must overcome suspicions about one of the group.
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MLP has been weak since S1 I haven't watched the show in a while (didn't make it past season 5), and I hear a lot of people complaining about the direction/writing of the new seasons compared to season 1.
But then I started thinking on it, and realized there is not a single memorable episode, or character, or quote in the entire show.

On a personal level, I started watching S1 because the ponies were cute, and I found out it was an OK cartoon and not just a soulless cash grab like the Barbie movies. That said, the show was still pretty weak.
I don't remember S1 making me laugh (beyond a chuckle), the characters were pretty uni-dimensional when they were first introduced and they remained weak to the end despite the little development they got. The whole Nightmare Moon thing made me cringe actually, episodes like the Buffalo or the Owl one are also pretty shit, and S1 has one of the most hated episodes in the entire series, to the point were Lauren Faust had to apologize.

The next seasons are the same too, they got funnier sometimes, but they never did anything that would endure beyond the show. When you get down to it, the show is pretty forgettable: you can't quote it like Spongebob, and speaking of that, it never reached Spongebob in writing quality (or other shows), not even when it was at its peak.

So in resume, I watched it for the cute pony butts and deceived myself into believing it was something more than a mediocre cartoon.
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IDW Comics Thread: January 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #62
Ted Anderson (w) • Andy Price (a & c)
Canterlot is on the verge of being given to… the Griffons? Twilight, Raven and others will have to act fast to save the seat of pony royalty!

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #10
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Tony Fleecs (a & c)
New dangers plague the legendary ponies, but with the help of a new member, they may be able to overcome the odds long enough to meet their true foe!
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Bronies love this
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THE RIDE NEVER ENDS
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CMC mystery books thread So I thought I'd make a thread on the CMC mystery books in case anyone here has read these; I know the board's basically dead, but I thought I'd give i a try anyways :p

Honestly, I find it kind of funny-- the Mane six books as of late have all been super low key slice of life crap with the two parters besides shadow play either having them as cameos or not dealing with them at all in stopping threats, while these Books have the CMC dealing with an overarching plot of Apocalyptic dark magic and real actual stuff of importance that each one does in each book to stop the problem. Plus them apparently being prophecied individuals to stop a massive threat to the world and being personally guided by Luna and Celestia is kind of big.
Compared to the mane six the CMC almost seem to be putting them to shame here in being heroes
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Mein ponies, I need an image called "Mein Little Pony Abortion Ist Magic" by the author FBertu.

There seems to be not one backup. Even this image I posted won't return anything on google reverse search.

https://web.archive.org/web/20151102004326/http://fbertu.deviantart.com/art/Mein-Little-Pony-Abortion-Ist-Magic-516428420

This one didn't loaded neither.

Balance must be maintained, there must always be a Nazi Twilight.
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Show Bible leaked The often-mentioned "show bible" that Lauren made has been released, amidst all these wacky leaks.

http://derpy.me/X7MSt

Though most of the info is already known, it's nice to see the original.
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Rewriting History So, it's no secret that there are plenty of episodes that some would consider "the worst episode" or some variation of that title. Now if you don't have a worst episode choice, try and pick one out. Because the question i have for you /pony/, is that if you were given the power to re-write any of the mlp episodes, which one would it be? What kind of changes would you make to improve it?

I've always loved reading your guy's reviews of when new episodes come out, so I'm genuinely curious about this.
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Season 8 premier date #Spoiler
Spoiled for future content.

This source looks official enough to post.

Notice: This link contains the full list of Season 8 episode titles and the day the next season begins.

https://premieredate.news/tv-series/2751-my-little-pony-friendship-is-magic.html
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Other Zebras? So, we've all been watching MLP for many seasons now, but there's one character I think needs some more background info: Zecora.
Maybe I haven't seen enough episodes with her in them, but with all the ones she's ever been in, even in her first appearance in the series, I still wonder: where did Zecora come from? And if zebras do exist in Equestria, then where are the other zebras? Or is Zecora the only one? Because in almost every episode I've seen with her in it, that information is never really brought up.
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Cute pony thread Pick an episode.
Post something you consider cute and/or adorable.

Hard mode: No fanart, screencaps only.
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Princess of Phonology According to EQD, the new Chinese dub of FiM uses the following names for the mane characters:

•Twilight Sparkle - 紫悦 (Zi Yue) - PURPLE DELIGHT
•Rarity - 珍奇 (Zhen Qi) - RARE
•Rainbow Dash - 云宝 (Yun Bao) - CLOUD TREASURE
•Fluttershy - 柔柔 (Rou Rou) - SOFTLY
•Applejack - 苹果嘉儿 (Ping Guo Jiar Er) - APPLE FINE CHILD
•Pinkie Pie - 碧琪 (Pi Qi) - PEACH
•Princess Celestia - 宇宙公主 (Yu Zhou Gong Zhu) - SPACE PRINCESS
•Princess Luna - 月亮公主 (Yue Liang Gong Zhu) - MOON PRINCESS
•Princess Cadance - 音韵公主 (Yin Yun Gong Zhu) - PHONOLOGY PRINCESS
•Queen Chrysalis - 幻形女王 (Huan Xing Nu Wang) - MAGIC SHAPE QUEEN
•Starlight Glimmer - 星光烁烁 (Xing Guang Shuo Shuo) - TWINKLY
•Sunset Shimmer - 落日霞光 (Luo Ri Xia Guang) - SUNSET GLOW

"Pi Qi" is ingenious, and "Softly" and "Magic Shape Queen" aren't bad. "Jiar Er" sounds like a least-worst Mandarin attempt at "Jack," and maybe they couldn't use "Celestial Princess" because it's the name of a god or an official title under the last Imperial dynasty or something. But "Phonology Princess?" Sweet Celestia's underpants!

I've seen clips from Mandarin dubs online for some time. Are those prior dubs for the Taiwan market? If so, does anyone know how they translated the names?

P.S.: Feeding "Pi Qi" through Google Translate yields "jade-colored jade," not "peach." Not the right color, guys. And "Luo Ri Xia Guang" means "Snowfall Haze," not "Sunset Glow." I haven't checked out the rest.
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The EQG world is boring.
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Grand-daddy Villain? If there's one thing I love about the MLP series, is its cast of villains. Because there have been so many already, we can compare them to one another to see which is superior overall, more powerful, or more likable. Thus far, however, while the villains all have their own unique style and power, I think many people in Ponychan can agree there is one villain that is definitely OP: Discord. With the exception of Tirek tricking him or the Changlings stripping his abilities, Discord could beat virtually anyone or anything with the snap of a finger. Ever since he first came into the spotlight as a deity of chaos, he has been guaranteed the ability to do whatever he pleases, with power that we may not even be able to measure.
So the question comes to shove: can there ever be a villain that an equal Discord's abilities (without a plot tool to disable Discord) or, and even grander question: be the grand-daddy of all MLP villains that can even bring Discord to his knees?

Now, I personally love crafting MLP villains on my own, and as I've developed thus far, I have Havok: spirit of destruction, who Discord could only contain but never defeat or eliminate, and Hailstone, who may be magical as a villain, but not have the same force a deity may have.

My ultimate goal to is craft a villain who would be able to blow canon villains like Discord or fan-made villains like Havok out of the water. In other words, I could use some advice on possibly making the MLP equivalent to Thanos, the grand-daddy villain of the Marvel universe
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(Late) Equestria Girls is Undeniably Canon I know I'm way late to the party on this, but I'm catching up with season 7, and I just want to give a special "fuck you" to any idiots still here that are trying to say Equestria Girls isn't canon to the main series.
>Shadow Play Part 2
>explanation of Starswirl's past
>shows him banishing SIRENS to another realm
https://i.imgur.com/undefined.png
CANON

To those of you who who already accepted this truth, then good on you, I wish you no ill will. Everyone else: Suck. It.
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IDW Comics Thread: December 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #61
Ted Anderson (w) • Andy Price (a & c)
Representatives of ponies, griffons, buffalos, changelings, dragons and more meet to discuss the future of the land! But what happens when a sudden discovery threatens to redraw the map of Equestria?

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #9
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Tony Fleecs (a & c)
Tensions between new allies could unravel the great quest before it begins!

My Little Pony Holiday Special 2017
James Asmus (w) • Brenda Hickey (a & c)
The New Year is around the corner, and the ponies of Equestria are ready to celebrate in some very silly and unexpected ways! (Except Pinkie Pie. Her celebrations are always silly and unexpected.)
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Starswirl's Journal... So, I was just watching the S3 opener to remind myself of certain lines that were spoken in the episode and HOLY CRAP THE PRINCESSES THREW STARSWIRL'S PRICELESS JOURNAL INTO A BARREL FULL OF JUNK AND SOLD IT TO AN ANTIQUE STORE.
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IDW Comics Thread: November 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #60
Christina Rice (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a & c)
The Cutie Mark Crusaders have a new challenge when a young pony doesn’t want to follow in her family’s footsteps. Will she chose her family or her calling?

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #8
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Tony Fleecs (a & c)
The group of legendary ponies continues to grow as Rockhoof and Mage Meadowbrook join the group! Each faces unique challenges that will require the help of their peers before disaster strikes!
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Help give a Flare to a Mare! Add Trans-Representation to My Little Pony
https://www.change.org/p/sienna-grace-add-trans-reprensation-to-my-little-pony
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Deleting the leaks >>36827740
Are you with the animation industry or are you with the company? Decide already who you side with, you can't be both. Hasbro is in complete opposition to creative freedom and artistic integrity. Who's it going to be sunshine?
Just quit your walmart job and start working as a secretary for Hasbro right the fuck now.
C'mon I'll even grab the email for you. What the hell are you still doing here?
C'mon don't back up don't back up on me you cowards. You have the corporate//communism mentality running through your genes, go ahead and be part of Hasbro right now.

https://jobs.hasbro.com/key/hasbro-job-openings.html
https://jobs.hasbro.com

I thought you wisened up when the leak first appeared on your website. But no apparently not, a person remains stupid indefinitely.
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Birthday song Has anyone noticed how different Fluttershy's behaviour is in this video?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPdSbklW_5I

I'd like to point this out and review it a bit if you'll let me.
I'd also like some screencappers to cap Fluttershy's expressions from the video and upscale them in HD.

Fluttershy's expressions, dialogue+adlibbing and voice sounds very similar to S1 rather than S2-S7.
She no longer sounds anxious, in fact she sounds less autistic than her S1 version.
Sadly Pinkie Pie's behaviour is still just as retarded and awful as in S2-S7.
The MLP theme song starts playing like it used to do back in S1.

Her wings stay upright, most of her poses are taken from S1, but her expressions are also from S1. Notice her eyelids coming up, notice her tiny mouth, her little head gestures, her reactions and her body poses, but especially her eyes. Notice how her eyes actually follow the target without blinking.

The pupils and iris cover the entirety of her eye sockets, compared to Pinkie's ugly eye expressions which always expose too much sclera. The enlarged pupils also serve to make the ponies look cuter.

What I was impressed by was the voice actor doing a good job at acting with natural emotion.
A little birdy told me *today is very special* (pause) !!because it's your birthday!!"
She actually changes the pitch of her voice and tries to act.
Unlike her attempt with Pinkie Pie where she just screeches and exaggerates everything in an uncouth arrogant manner.

Meanwhile Fluttershy reacts like an adult this time. Lines such as "This might take a while", "Oh Pinkie" show off a different behaviour than her usual meek anxious self.

Another thing I love pointing out is the logic behind Fluttershy's animation. For example at 0:13-0:15 with the ease-out, ease-in guideline.

The animator only slightly edits her pose out and makes her body follow a direction in order to maintain the smoothness of animation and the pose. That way he doesn't overanimate complicated actions like Pinkie Pie's which would look weird (even with a high budget) and in return we get a smooth ease-in, ease-out animation without abusing cheap robotic tween animations.

Example of recycled animation cycles from S1 are the hopping, leaning and turning animations for both Pinkie and Fluttershy. But a few of the animations like at 1:11 seem original. The majority of Pinkie Pie's animations when she's acting retarded seem taken straight out of S2-S7.
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Who is who? It drives me crazy that I do not know all the 80s stars the ponies paraody on the cover. Except Twilight... no bells are ringing there.

Rarity = Prince
Pinkie Pie = Cyndi Lauper (first album cover)
Rainbow Dash = Olivia Newton-John (from the "Physical" music video)
Spike = Wacko Jacko (from Thriller)
Fluttershy = Tina Turner
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How will things ever be the same? Equestria girls is Canon
Pillars of legend are back
Starlight Glimmer is gonna be a princess
Shadowlock is coming to mlp:fim
Ace Thruster is coming to eg
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Better Left for Stone and Cold? Discord... Where do I start?

Even though a more powerful villain came along, (Tirek), Discord is still a beloved character and still the favorite villain of many. However, ever since Discord has come back and been reformed, he has been so much more tame a character in his shenanigans. Many would say that it's awesome he's here to stay, but for people like me, who have loved him since day one, it's been a lukewarm experience to see the "New, good Discord." He's still a funny character and damn fun to watch, but is he quite as fun once his evil was all but castrated? I don't think so.

When we first met this whako, he was fun because he was unpredictable and you never really could tell what was up his sleeve; but now, his antics are more tamed and have become more predictable, which can be a bit of a turnoff. It's one of those "what ifs" about the show that makes you think. What if Discord was never given another chance and left in stone? Would he have ever come back? Or would he have found another maneuver out of his prison, with a new tactic to take over Equestria? After all, God knows how long he would have stayed in there if he didn't get out; it took him 1000 years the first time. Would he have concocted another plan that required him to not let his guard down as easily and learn from his arrogance the first time? Making him all the more powerful?

But enough of my text wall, let's discuss it more here
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Birthday pony discussion potluck Hey everybody, I'm back for a day because I'm a year older and that's as good a reason as any.

I wanna spend a while talking about all the latest pony stuff from the past season or two, movies, maybe even the comics I've never read. Anyone want to share thoughts or ask for opinions?
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Season 7 Episodes 21 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on Marks and Recreation, during and after it airs.

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Season 7 Episodes 22 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on Once Upon a Zeppelin, during and after it airs.

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S6, e20 "Viva Las Pegasus" Are the similarities between Gladmane and Donald Trump a coincidence? Is "My flare isn't what it used to be" (13:54) as raunchy as it sounds? What gender, if any, are the prairie-dog wranglers with the cheekbones? Are there hidden depths to this episode?
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IDW Comics Thread: October 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #59
Christina Rice (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a & c)
Pinkie Pie finds out a secret about Rainbow Dash… She hates pie!! Will Pinkie be able to show Dash the wonders of pie, or will Dash turn the tables on her?

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #7
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Tony Fleecs (a & c)
You’ve met themost legendary ponies in Equestria’s history… now find out how they first came together to battle an unstoppable evil!
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Rest of Season 7 Spoiler Thread #Spoiler
Well, that's all of this season. Let's keep discussion contained in this thread until each respective episode drops officially.

Secrets and Pies by Josh Hamilton
>Pinkie Pie thinks she sees Rainbow Dash throw away one of her pies and suspects that Rainbow Dash secretly hates her pies, so Pinkie Pie attempts to catch Rainbow Dash in her web of lies, using pies.

Uncommon Bond by Josh Haber & Kevin Lappin
>When Starlight gets a visit from Sunburst, she discovers that he has tons in common with her friends and starts to wonder if he still has anything in common with her.

Shadow Play Part 1 by Josh Haber
>When Sunburst discovers the lost journal of Starswirl[sic] the Bearded, Twilight becomes obsessed with saving her magical idol from a thousand-year-old prison.

Shadow Play Part 2 by Josh Haber
>With Starswirl and the other Pillars of Old Equestria back from limbo (where they’ve been trapped for a thousand years), Twilight and her friends must work together to defeat the Pony of Shadows.

Discussion threads for specific episodes will still be made for the day they're officially released.
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Season 7 Episodes 18 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on Daring Done, during and after it airs.

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A curious revelation about the S7 opener Twilight doesn't think Starlight Glimmer is funny!
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Season 7 Episodes 24 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on Uncommon Bond, during and after it airs.

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Season 7 Episodes 23 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on Secrets and Pies, during and after it airs.

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You have to be pretty socially literate to understand My Little Pony. The humour is extremely subtle, and without a solid grasp of theoretical friendship most of the jokes will go over a typical viewer’s head.
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Future Content Thread #Spoiler
Season 8
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qD8Q_USb1PU
>26 episodes
>seapony named Silver Stream will be introduced

Equestria Girls
>A Youtube-exclusive series will be coming in 2018.
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Future Content Thread #Spoiler
Season 7
>Season 7 will begin in April.
>Upcoming episode titles include Celestial Advice and All Bottled Up, which seem to focus on Twilight and/or Starlight.
>There will be a flashback episode where we see how Applejack's parents got together, including a song from Applejack's mother.
>Applejack's parents are named Bright Mac and Pear Butter, and she also has another relative named Old Grand Pear.
>We also will be introduced to Rainbow Dash’s parents and how they helped her find the confidence she displays.
>Rainbow Dash's parents are named Windy Whistles and Bow Hot Hoof.
>The current arc of the Friendship is Magic comics (#51-#53) and the upcoming Legends of Magic comic series are both said to tie into season 7.
>John de Lancie does not believe he recorded for season 7.
>William Shatner has a role in season 7.
>G.M. Berrow will be returning as a writer.
>Michael P. Fox and Wil Fox will be returning as writers.

The Movie
>"A new dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 – Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy and Rarity – embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship and save their home."
>Currently set to be released on October 6th, 2017.
>Cast includes: Liev Schreiber as the Storm King, "Big Bad Villain of the Movie"
>Michael Pena as Grubber, "Hilarious bumbling side kick to The Storm King"
>Emily Blunt as Tempest Shadow, "A unicorn Whose broken horn speaks to a troubled past"
>Uzo Aduba as Queen Novo, "Regal Ruler of the Sea Ponies"
>Kristin Chenoweth as Princess Skystar, "Energetic Daughter of Queen Novo"
>Zoe Saldana as Captain Celaeno, "Dynamic Leader of the Parrot Pirate Crew"
>Taye Diggs as Capper, "Con Artist Cat, turned hero"
>Sia as Songbird Serenada, "The Hottest musical act in Equestria"
>There will be 7 songs in the movie, 2 of which Sia contributed to.
>Writers are Meghan McCarthy and Rita Hsiao.
>The movie will be preceded with a theatrical short based on the web series Hanazuki: Full of Treasures.

Equestria Girls
>Three upcoming, half hour specials will be released in the summer of 2017 on Netflix.

Season 8
>It is being made.
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Season 7 Episodes 22 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is Once Upon a Zeppelin.

>Twilight is torn when she discovers the cruise she and her family are on is actually a themed vacation experience in which ponies have paid for the privilege of spending time with her. Will she be able to please both her family and the cruise attendees?


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYTdAMLvV_Q

This episode will air Saturday, October 7th starting at 11:30 AM EST/ 8:30 AM PST.
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Princess Celestia had 1000 years... The reason for the bitterness in Princess Luna's heart was because ponies slept through and shunned the night. Princess Celestia wrote the history book, so she knew this was true. She had the motive, and the opportunity, and all the time in the world. She didn't want to lose her sister again. To prevent that tragedy from happening, she needed there to be ponies who did not shun the night, and Princess Celestia had 1000 years to work with...

Princess Celestia created the bat ponies.
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Season 7 Episodes 20 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on A Health of Information, during and after it airs.

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Has Maud ever been seen without her grey dress?

New headcanon, it's actually enchanted to seal her true powers so she doesn't crack the earth and unleash lava geysers with every step.
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IDW Comics Thread: September 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #58
Thom Zahler (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a & c)
Following the notes of Mage Meadowbrook, Fluttershy and Twilight Sparkle search for an elusive flower that could possibly cure any ailment! But as the search turns into an obsession, Twilight risks losing the flower forever!

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #6
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Brenda Hickey (a & c)
The famous healer Mage Meadowbrook comes to an abandoned village. A search for the town’s residents will reveal a terrible affliction that may be incurable unless Mage can think quick!

My Little Pony: The Movie Prequel #4
Ted Anderson (w) • Andy Price (a & c)
The final Prequel issue hits featuring the most mysterious new enemy the Ponies have faced yet! The exciting caper that leads to the upcoming movie comes to a surprising conclusion!
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Horse moustaches The facial hair on the stallions on this show has always bothered me. Turns out this is a real thing:

https://www.boredpanda.com/horse-moustaches/

Mares as well. Pinkie would be pleased.
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Season 7 Episodes 21 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is Marks and Recreation.

>Wanting to help as many blank flanks as possible, the Cutie Mark Crusaders start a Cutie Mark Day Camp, but are surprised when one of their campers doesn’t want a cutie mark!


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Y0r-kwwYdc

This episode will air Saturday, September 30th starting at 11:30 AM EST/ 8:30 AM PST.
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Season 7 Episodes 20 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is A Health of Information.

>While helping Fluttershy gather supplies, Zecora comes down with a terrible disease called “Swamp Fever". Even though a cure has not been discovered, Fluttershy makes it her mission to heal Zecora no matter what it takes.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQ56S3FVREE

This episode will air Saturday, September 23rd starting at 11:30 AM EST/ 8:30 AM PST.
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Rank Episodes Because I'm Bored Do it.

1) A Royal Problem
2) Fame and Misfortune
3) Rock Solid Friendship
4) To Change A Changeling
5) The Perfect Pear
6) Hard to Say Anything
7) Forever Filly
8) Parental Glideance
9) Discordant Harmony
10) Daring Done
11) All Bottled Up
12) Not Asking for Trouble
13) Celestial Advice
14) Honest Apple
15) Fluttershy Leans In
16) Campfire Tales
17) A Flurry of Emotions
18) Triple Threat
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Season 7 Episodes 19 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on It Isn't the Mane Thing About You, during and after it airs.

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Magic vs Computers How advanced is mlp? If they have magic but don't have computers and stuff, who is more advanced, humans or the mlp ponies? They don't have computers, but then again, they have magic.
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Season 7 Episodes 17 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on To Change a Changeling, during and after it airs.

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The World Map There's a new map (pic). It shows that pony explorers have made a lot of geographical discoveries in the past five years as a side effect of additional seasons and the upcoming movie.

The 2012 map (first post below) extended north only to the Crystal Mountains and southward only as far as the Macintosh Hills south of Appleloosa. A later map (second post below) opened up the frozen North to show the Crystal Empire and Yakyakistan, revealed Griffonstone to the east of the Celestial Ocean, and extended south to disclose badlands, a Hidden Jungle (probably where Ahuizotl lurks), and the still unexplored territory of the one-eyed Arimaspi. The new map shows a big, important fact: the pony world has both north and south polar icecaps.

What else can be inferred from the new map?
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Season 7 Episodes 19 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is It Isn't the Mane Thing About You.

>When Rarity's shampoo is accidentally switched with Zecora's magical remover potion, she does everything she can to fix her devastated mane in time for an upcoming photo shoot.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJyQQDPNy7w

This episode will air Saturday, September 16th starting at 11:30 AM EST/ 8:30 AM PST.
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Season 8 episode 1 spoilers #Spoiler
Any thoughts ?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hf9Ug03Um5c
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Daring Done Released Early on YouTube #Spoiler
https://youtu.be/uM9-UAK8Z4c

Best Daring Do episode so far IMO. They've always been middle of the road, but this was pretty good. Berrow wrote it, and sometimes her episodes can feel distinctly like her chapter books in story and execution, but this felt much better.

8.5/10
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Season 7 Episodes 16 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on Campfire Tales, during and after it airs.

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Can ponies sometimes be too silly? When do you feel that the show crossed the line of too sillyness-ness?
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Season 7 Episodes 17 Anticipation Thread #Spoiler
Next episode is To Change a Changeling.

>Starlight Glimmer and Trixie visit Thorax at the changeling hive where they meet his brother, Pharynx, the only changeling still unwilling to share love and transform. Worried that Pharynx’s bad attitude will undermine Thorax’s leadership, they work to get him to accept that love is a strength and not a weakness.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DU3K_5KlutY

This episode will air Saturday, September 2nd starting at 11:30 AM EST/ 8:30 AM PST.
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IDW Comics Thread: August 2017 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #57
Thom Zahler (w & ric) • Tony Fleecs (a & mc) • Heather Breckel (c) • Sara Richard (sc)
What happens when Pinkie Pie gets trapped in Discord’s dimension? And will she ever want to leave?

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #5
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Brenda Hickey (a & mc) • Heather Breckel (c) • Zachery Sterling (sc) • Mike Vasquez (ric)
Can the legendary Somnambula find a way to remove a curse on a giant snake before it eats an entire village? To do so, Somnambula will have to travel to the last place she will want to look— the belly of the beast!

My Little Pony: The Movie Prequel #3
Ted Anderson (w) • Andy Price (a & mc) • Heather Breckel (c) • Tony Fleecs (sc) • Kaori Matsuo (ric)
A mischievous new character is an expert at getting into trouble—and making daring get-aways! Learn more about the enigmatic rogue who the Ponies’ fate will depend on!
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Season 7 Episodes 15 Discussion Thread This thread is meant for discussing impressions on Triple Threat, during and after it airs.

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Episode idea from my sister One of the Mane Six is MIA after getting a boyfriend but then comes crawling back to the group after they break up.

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