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36792485 No. 36792485 [View]
what are the moments in pony that you find the most heart warming?

they can be big moments... or just little things. i know for me, there are so many little things that make me smile so much!
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36792652
I liked the part where Scootaloo was a big guy  for you.

Was getting caught part of her plan?
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>>36792511
i just wanted to say, i love that scene so much. it made me really giggle
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36792731
>>36792511
I hope for a full Hinny of the Hills musical.


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36792349 No. 36792349 [View]
So, i was thinking what could be a problem with me and the show lately.

why im more exceptical than ever, even when there is no information to make me think something is going wrong, or something bad is comming.

So i have being watching others shows in the mean while. Steven Universe and Gravity falls.

and i think maybe a reason. Is that ponies give me that feeling that they are doing stuff just to fit a toy line, while this other shows make me wonder what are they going to do or going for. and i dont get that feeling of them making it for an uninspired reason.

It is unfair to compare FIM to others shows because at the end FIM is just a commercial tool and nothing else?

and how can i get the feel that FIM is really trying to go for something....while EqG doesnt help....
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>> No. 36792656
>>36792655
but at least doing it backwards is easier.

sure, everything on the universe is done just to sell stuff.

But when i see Steven getting his mothers room is because they have a plan or just want to show it, not because we need a playset.

While i see the giant crystal castle of twilight, i know is there just because you need a giant playset, the same to why twilight is a princess, just because the toys.

To me it start looking like the Merch drive the show, instead of the other way around, and i could try to give the benefit of the doubt, but Equestria Girls pretty much showed me that there is no priority on the show over plastic.

maybe on steven universe and gravity falls they will start changing stuff if they want to sell some toys... (even that is unprobable because most of the toys are done under a license instead of being the studios prodicing them)
>> No. 36792657
>>36792656
and i dont want to sound anti products....
but when is more important than the story or the message...
is harder to get exited about stuff when i know the only reason it exist is because toys and nothing else.
>> No. 36792659
>>36792655
The main difference is MLP was conceived as a toy brand from the start, while Steven Universe began life as a creator-driven TV concept.


No. 36792357 [View]
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  Looks like MLP has impacted the horse-racing world... Well, steeplechasing, anyway.

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>> No. 36792653
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>>36792650
>>36792646


The "spreads harmony throughout the land" part is another thing, not just her name; that's more or less Twilight's entire purpose.
>> No. 36792654
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Hi im twilight SPARKLE
i live in my GLORYOUS TOWER
my MISION IS SPREAD HARMONEY AROUND THE WORLD
and im a PRINCESS

and dont forget that her crouwn contains all the elements of funtasia, which is fake rainbow coded

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>> No. 36792663
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36792663
>>36792653
>>36792654
Okay, I concede there's more resemblances there than seems strictly coincidental.


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36792291 No. 36792291 [View]
It would be a correct way to see it like this?

" DHX is the developer"
"Hasbro the publisher"
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>> No. 36792319
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>>36792315
The writers actually have said that the drafts of the scripts get looked at by people from the network too, and they'll send notes back like Hasbro does.

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>> No. 36792321
>>36792319
but that is like hasbro taking notes from the stores.

not because they will change stuff for the network.

it isnt like princesses and highschool girls and fluttershy not playing a violin are network demands.
>> No. 36792564
The artists are at the DHX Vancouver studio, the writers are at Hasbro Studios in California, Hasbro finances and oversees the entire thing.


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36792134 No. 36792134 [View]
Okay folks up next we have Season 2 Episode 21, Dragon Quest, Written by: Merriwether Williams.

The link to the episode: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xwqql1_mlp-fim-s2-e21-dragon-quest-hd-no-watermarks_videogames

Watch this episode again, comment as you do. What did you like/dislike, anything you missed before? Or just general discussion about every little aspect of this episode.

LETS WATCH THIS CLASSIC AGAIN AND HAVE FUN!!
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>> No. 36792325
>>36792322
they talk with hasbro. not the writters
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>>36792325
Are you implying hasbro is uninformed about their own product?
I don't have huge amounts of Faith in the hasbro Executives but I think they at LEAST know their own products.
>> No. 36792330
>>36792326
It may mean that the idea did not original come from the show's creative team, but from some other part of Hasbro.

I can't say I care too much. At least now any potentially new Dragon characters might have a personality outside of jerk/aggressive beast..


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36790849 No. 36790849 [View]
WHERE THE FUCK IS THE DOOR IN SEASON 5?
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>> No. 36791254
>>36791250

Yep, Sauron did fail.
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>>36791241
>she intended him to be [...] a dark dreaded force rather than a direct villain
See, that's kinda what I'm saying. He WAS that. The dark, dreaded force of corruption. Or rather, what corruption can do to someone with power & influence (like, say, a Princess of Magic).
If that was the specific feature of Sauron that Meghan was trying to capture, I'd say she did an alright job. Sauron himself was an Ainur spirit whom Melkor had twisted, after all. If she was trying to make a hyper-competent master-manipulator with warlike aspirations, not so much.
>> No. 36792269
>>36790849
It was deemed to dangerous, as it is the door to other worlds, so it was destroyed.


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36791776 No. 36791776 [View]
Okay folks up next we have Season 2 Episode 20, It's About Time, Written by: M.A.Larson.

The link to the episode: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xwqog2_mlp-fim-s2-e20-it-s-about-time-hd-no-watermarks_shortfilms

Watch this episode again, comment as you do. What did you like/dislike, anything you missed before? Or just general discussion about every little aspect of this episode.

LETS WATCH THIS CLASSIC AGAIN AND HAVE FUN!!
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>> No. 36792249
>>36792030
I assumed Tirek.
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>>36792249
I figured it was the pony of shadows and that it was real. Honestly, the pony of shadows seems logical; cast off negative emotions isn't an uncommon trope, and if one were to headcanon the nightmare force being luna's subconscious dark thoughts rather than a true outside force it would make even more sense.
>> No. 36792268
>>36792090
Ok, that is just hilarious.

And I don't know either.


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36792178 No. 36792178 [View]
you think the show would pull off some kind of "fusion of the mane 6"? thing?

it could be a Deux ex machina with friendship and stuff, you know, to push that they need everybody.

and they can be a giant new princess alicorn toy. resembling the alicorn thing of RR or something like that.
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>>36792203
forgot a fusion picture.
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>>36792205


That's a pretty poor fusion image IMO.


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Sweetie Belle getting her cutie mark confirmed.

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Hype train hyperspace jets activated
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So... the map calls them by making their butts vibrate...
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>>36792129
Some cutie marks have to vibrate harder than others.


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36791751 No. 36791751 [View]
So what would happen, if say- Somebody decided to take a hacksaw to a unicorns horn and cut it off?

Would the unicorn live? Would said unicorn still be able to do magic?
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>>36791767
If unicorn horns grow throughout life, that could explain why Celestia's is longer than anypony else's; it's had centuries to get that way.

However, I'm guessing that Chrysalis's crooked horn thingy grows at the tip - - or doesn't grow or repair itself in adult life, like insect wings. Maybe her "minions" are early instars, like baby cockroaches.
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>>36791893

Perhaps it magically regenerates rather than Organically growing?

Like if it broke off a magical green glow would slowly work itself up from where it was cut off as the horn was more or less redrawn (holes and all) into existence?

They are magical creatures after all.
>> No. 36791985
It probably wouldn't grow back, just like a pegasus's wings probably wouldn't grow back if they were hacked off.

Considering the type of show, hopefully we'll never have a canon confirmation of either.


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  Hasbro's new line of merchandise (clip). Horn, wings, no cutie mark. The Next Gen? A different universe? Or maybe Alicorn #5 in MLP?
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>> No. 36791921
>>36791915
Irregardless is not a word.

You just say "regardless", no need for "ir".
>> No. 36791922
>>36791921
what about Irregard?
>> No. 36791923
>>36791922
Disregard.


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36791493 No. 36791493 [View]
Which is the name of the Writter of the 2017 FIM movie?

i want to find his resume.
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>> No. 36791685
>>36791684
>30th Anniversary Bonus Features: Sing-Alongs
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>>36791681
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>>36791686
I will admit, that image is win.


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36790999 No. 36790999 [View]
Does anybody else wish to see something made of the whole "Sombra's horn survived" thing? Perhaps some sort of return at the most or like a cult trying to bring him back to life with it or something?

Sounds silly I know and I guess it is a little too late now but oh well.
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>> No. 36791636
I could see them retconning an implied death in a little girl toy show.
>> No. 36791644
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Little girls can handle deaths just as easily as little boys can.
>> No. 36791646
>>36791644
but kids cant handle death.
that is why they always go to an alternative universe


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36791359 No. 36791359 [View]
Sure would like to see a Pony Parliament in Season 5?
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>>36791492

yes, but when she became corrupted she also physically changed: So if your alicorn leader becomes evil, you get a very big and noticeable Sign that they've become untrustworthy as leaders, like if our politicians grew horns when they lied or something.
>> No. 36791572
>>36791501
>like if our politicians grew horns when they lied or something.
We'd need a honest one to compare to first.
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36787644 No. 36787644 [View]
Flash Sentry is not a character, he is an object to be obtained by the now Princess Twilight Sparkle. He is an accesory, a prize for her to win, like the damsels in distress from the past, in this reconstruction of the hero's tale that is Equestria Girls, Flash Sentry is a compliment to Twilight Sparkle: The pony version is a soldier, his inherent quality as such is his physical strength that constracts with Twilight's love for books; Human Flash on the other hand is a rocker who doesn't like to follow conventional rules (shown by his ripped shirt and how he sits on the cafeteria), a bad boy with a gold heart that complements Twilight in the human world, but that's all assumptions from the fans given by clear visual symbols and not personal actions (speaking of visual symbols, Flash Sentry's color pallette compliments Twilight's pretty well).

Flash Sentry has to be saved by Twilight and her reward is a dance with him and almost getting a kiss, but we don't know anything about his desires other than reflecting those of Twilight. What do I mean with this? Well all his conscious actions had to do in one way or another with Twilight so everything about him revolves around Twilight, take her out of the scene and he is nothing, not even an object because his purpose is to be Twilight's price in Equestria Girls. At this exact moment, Flash Sentry is nothing outside Twilight Sparkle.

How do we fix him? It's rather difficult. First you need to push into the background the other 5 main characters so that you can build him and his relationships with beings outside AND before Twilight, Sunset Shimmer. This is why replacing him wouldn't work, because the new love interest would face the exact same problems of not being able to grow under the 6-7 protagonists unless he is given the space to do so. This opens the door for the second reason, the fandom.
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>> No. 36791551
>>36787646
yes
>> No. 36791562
Sure is January 2015 in here.
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>>36791562

Must be why there's so much snow outside.


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