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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Sagara » Wed Jan 30, 2013 12:57 pm

Klaud, seen Cereal's article on EQD? I liked it, personally.
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Klaudandus » Wed Jan 30, 2013 1:33 pm

Sagara wrote:Klaud, seen Cereal's article on EQD? I liked it, personally.


He makes good points...

Like i said, reason i dont care is because the character never grew on me all that much, compared to others...

I would be more interested in the character development of havin, lets say, trixie or lyra taking twilights place in the group...

The other darrin, you might say...
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Sagara » Wed Jan 30, 2013 1:41 pm

Normal, on an ensemble show. I'm guessing the dissonance is also part of why people are reacting.
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Fenris » Thu Jan 31, 2013 10:34 pm

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Ironically, i think derpy will be back in the finale

And they'll apply the new-twilight change to her too

And then the fandom will explode for real like a nuclear bomb :lol:

For me,i don't care much untill after i see the episode.

Cadance was supposed to be another "the sky is falling" moment ("they are plugging in the pink-rpincess-toy"),and then we got
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Klaudandus » Thu Jan 31, 2013 10:39 pm

[redacted] Derpy > [redacted] Twilight
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Sagara » Thu Jan 31, 2013 11:55 pm

Goddamn it, Klaud, mind your comments!

Now I want to join that train of fun, but can't because spoilers :'-(

Anyways -
SPOILERZ
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Era » Fri Feb 01, 2013 5:42 am

Well, I've seen what "change" happens to her now, suppose it was inevitable even though I tried to be careful, but I've got no idea how/when/where/why etc.

Is those things part of the argument, or is it just the fact that she changes that's stirring up trouble? Because while I do see that it's definitely a huge change, I'm also quite interested to see how it'll affect the story.
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Sagara » Fri Feb 01, 2013 6:15 am

A think, to keep the whole shebang as neutral as possible that a couple of the common issues are:

a) First and foremost, it breaks down the relative balance between the Mane 6
b) Along the same line, the implied power and responsabily would break down the premise of the show.
c) On the same line, considering the age of the known precedents, Fridge logic kicks in.
d) It also smells at a blatant toy-driven move, which implies the change could be shoehorned in the worst way possible.
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Era » Fri Feb 01, 2013 7:40 am

Sagara wrote:A think, to keep the whole shebang as neutral as possible that a couple of the common issues are:

a) First and foremost, it breaks down the relative balance between the Mane 6
b) Along the same line, the implied power and responsabily would break down the premise of the show.
c) On the same line, considering the age of the known precedents, Fridge logic kicks in.
d) It also smells at a blatant toy-driven move, which implies the change could be shoehorned in the worst way possible.



a) Yeah a bit, though technically she's already more powerful I'd think? Although I guess there's a social rank issue too. But then again, she's always been higher up the chain than the others too. To be honest, all this does is to make the difference more visible? (Not saying that's not a problem though, just saying there's always been at least some imbalance).
- On a sidenote, I'd love to see Rarity use/develop her magic more!

b) That's true, though do we really know how these things work? Could be a long road from just changing to reaching any significant increase in power.
- Though to be fair, I don't know if these things are already known and I just don't know because I've been avoiding the topic. :roll:

c) See above, sort of.

d) That could easily get ugly, yeah. I caaaaaan see the change working out okay, but only if done right. Let's hope for the best, I guess.
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Sagara » Fri Feb 01, 2013 10:56 am



This one had me in stitches. I've been raiding derpybooru for a couple of days and there are quite a few gems out there...

EDIT: Also - Klaud got me in stitches AGAIN.

Wait, does that mean I exploded...
and then exploded AGAIN?
Can I explode twice?
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Klaudandus » Fri Feb 01, 2013 11:10 am

Heads up! New 4koma coming up later today.

Got the basic typesetting, but I still need to run the first translation thru my other Chinese friend.
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Klaudandus » Fri Feb 01, 2013 11:15 am

Sagara wrote:


This one had me in stitches. I've been raiding derpybooru for a couple of days and there are quite a few gems out there...

EDIT: Also - Klaud got me in stitches AGAIN.

Wait, does that mean I exploded...
and then exploded AGAIN?
Can I explode twice?


What did I do now?
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Sagara » Fri Feb 01, 2013 11:19 am

Your edit looked so authentic, like "spur-of-the-moment-joke".
And I found that fun :)
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Re: The My Little Pony thread.

Postby Klaudandus » Tue Feb 05, 2013 3:10 pm

Good news: s4 confirmed
Better news: 26 episodes confirmed
Bleh: [redacted]
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