» Interview: Fighting is Magic at Canterlot Gardens 2012

Greetings My Little Pony and fighting game fans alike! Today we are happy to present an additional video interview from Canterlot Gardens. Fenster is joined by three of the core Mane6 developers — Lucas Ellinghaus (Leedin), Jay Wright, and Nappy — to chat about their upcoming game, Fighting is Magic.

Interview: Fighting is Magic Developers

For a full text transcript, please check behind the cut.

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» Interview: Meghan McCarthy at Canterlot Gardens 2012

Today we have a special video interview conducted by Fenster from last weekends Canterlot Gardens with Meghan McCarthy (Twitter @MMeghanMcCarthy) the Lead Story Editor for season 3 and writer of previous episodes such as “Dragonshy”, “Lesson Zero”, “Hearts and Hooves Day” and the two-parter “A Canterlot Wedding.”

Interview: Meghan McCarthy

If you prefer reading instead of watching a video, a full text transcript of the video is available beneath the cut.

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» Sunday Convention Notes: Galacon, Canterlot Gardens

Canterlot Gardens / Galacon

For our European friends, it’s good news on the convention front. Galacon 2013 will bow on August 3-4 2013 in Stuttgart, Germany. If you couldn’t go to the first one, don’t fret – we have a complete insider’s report coming soon!

For our US-based fans, Canterlot Gardens will add another voice actor to their list of visitors, that of Andrew Francis. Francis, voice of Shining Armor and Braeburn, will join the extremely long list of voice talent at Canterlot Gardens. Hosts of BronyBreakdown, Paleo and SaberSpark, will also be there, as well as T-shirt vendors WeLoveFine. The con is nearly sold out, but that doesn’t mean new things aren’t happening. In addition, their gaming tournament for Fighting is Magic may be full, but there is still room in other tournaments. Canterlot Gardens will be held on September 28-30 at the Strongsville, OH Holiday Inn.

For official info for both events, check behind the cut.

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» Tara Strong Announces Charity Auction at Canterlot Gardens

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Canterlot Gardens is coming up in two weeks, and some more details were sent to us from their staff. Specifically, Tara will be auctioning off signed merchandise to benefit Kiki’s Treatment Fund at their charity auction. 100% of the proceeds from Tara’s items will go directly to the fund. If you want to make sure your cash goes to help, be sure to spend it at the charity auction.

For complete details and a roundup of guests, check behind the cut.

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» Canterlot Gardens announces Michelle Creber, Britt & Carly McKillip

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The folks over at Canterlot Gardens have just announced a few more guests to their already impressive lineup.

Michelle Creber (Voice of Applebloom, singer for Sweetie Belle) will be joined by Britt McKillip (Voice of Princess Cadence) and her sister Carly McKillip who are both in the band One More Girl. All three of these guests will be performing live at the convention.

For more information regarding the new additions as well as other news for the upcoming convention please read the press release below:

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» Con News: Amy Keating Rogers to Canterlot Gardens, BronyCon Character Contest

Canterlot Gardens

Some double-duty con announcements today! Canterlot Gardens announced that Amy Keating Rogers, former writer for Friendship is Magic, will be attending the event. Rogers, writer of many FiM episodes, adds Canterlot Gardens as a midwest stop after Midwestria. In addition, the voice of Bender himself, John DiMaggio will be attending the event. All of the attending voice actors will participate in a table read of the episode Boast Busters, making for a unique style of ponies. Canterlot Gardens will be held at the Strongsville, OH Holiday Inn on Sep. 28-30.

Also, BronyCon is holding a contest to find their next original character mascot. All character designs should be submitted to  [email protected] and must follow the guidelines listed behind the cut. Winners will receive free admission to the next BronyCon and will receive the highest sponsorship level.

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» Peter New, Daniel Ingram Attending Canterlot Gardens

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The folks at Canterlot Gardens have two guest announcements today. Peter New, voice of Big Macintosh, along with Daniel Ingram, songwriter will both be attending the Ohio convention, though the latter by Skype. This will be the second pony convention for New after Bronycon, and Ingram’s second appearance at a con via Skype.

Canterlot Gardens will be held September 28-30 at the Strongsville, OH Holiday Inn. For the complete information, you can find the release behind the cut.

CORRECTION: Originally this article stated that Ingram would appear in person. That is incorrect; he will be appearing via a Skype conference.

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» Andrea Libman To Attend Canterlot Gardens

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Andrea Libman, voice of Fluttershy and Pinkie Pie, joins the ranks of honored guests at Canterlot Gardens. Andrea joins Nicole Oliver, Tara Strong, Meghan McCarthy, Cathy Weseluck, and Lee Tockar as Friendship is Magic guests at the show.

In addition, Quinton Flynn, a non-pony voice actor, will be attending the convention.

Canterlot Gardens will be held September 28-30 at the Strongsville, OH Holiday Inn. For the complete information, you can find the release behind the cut.

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» Convention Update: Nicole Oliver to Canterlot Gardens, Galacon Update

Canterlot Gardens / Galacon

The latest guest of honor to join the star-studded cast at Canterlot Gardens is Nicole Oliver, the voice of Princess Celestia. Nicole, last seen at Bronycon, will be traveling out to Ohio to grace Canterlot Gardens with her presence. The princess of the sun joins Grey DeLisle, best known for Princess Azula from Avatar, amongst other voices.

In addition, Galacon in Germany announced that they have more tickets available and that Everfree Radio will be livestreaming the event.

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» Meghan McCarthy to Attend Canterlot Gardens

Canterlot Gardens announced that Friendship is Magic show-runner Meghan McCarthy is joining the ranks of guests of honor. Meghan, writer of several key FiM episodes and now head writer, joins Lee Tockar, Tara Strong, and Cathy Weseluck as FiM-related guests at the Ohio convention.

In addition, non-FiM voice actress Jennifer Hale will be in attendance, joining the multi-show talent attending the con like D.C. Douglas and Andrew WK.

Lastly, Mane6 will have a playable demo and tournament for their game, Fighting is Magic. The team behind Camaraderie is Supernatural will also be in attendance as special guests. Our content partners, Everfree Radio, will cover the convention as well as have a live episode panel.

Canterlot Gardens will be held September 28-30 at the Strongsville, OH Holiday Inn. For the complete information, you can find the release behind the cut.

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