The annual nerd prom that is San Diego Comic-Con wrapped this weekend, after four long days (July 18-21, 2013) of crowds, comics, cosplay — and ponies! If you couldn’t make it in person, read on for your virtual con experience.
Once upon a time in the magical land of Equestria, there were phonographs and quill pens and radiation-proof hazmat suits. Why is Equestrian technology such a weird hodgepodge? And despite that fact, why does it feel so natural? Read on to find out.
You might have seen it come up on KnowYourMeme or other sites, and you’ve asked yourself, “Why are pony fans thanking M.A. Larson?” Larson, one of the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic scriptwriters, is the subject of numerous new animated GIFs, but why do they all seem so…sarcastic? Read on for the answer, and to learn what Larson thinks of it all. [WARNING: SEASON FINALE SPOILERS AFTER THE CUT!]
Friendship is Magic has a fantastic cast in Twilight Sparkle, Rarity, Rainbow Dash, Fluttershy, Applejack, and Pinkie Pie. They’re quirky, outspoken, neurotic, and nuanced. And colorful? Sure, I guess. There’s the blue one, the white one, the, um, the other blue one, the tan one, the…pale green one? This is harder than I thought. At least Pinkie’s got the answer right there in her name. When you look at My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic through the eyes of the colorblind, you gain a new understanding for how the show communicates its themes. Read on for more!
Today on TRS we welcome aboard PictishBeast from our forums for his first-ever front page article.
“The Best Night Ever” is the 26th episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, but it’s the first episode I genuinely loved. What took me so long, and why do so many people just not “get” this show? Read on to find out.