Tuesday, July 8, 2014

My Reaction to My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Season 4

The Month of MLP kicks off as I finally give my thoughts on Season 4!


My Reaction To My Little Pony: Friendship is... by theherooftomorrow

And in case you need to catch up:

Reaction to Season 1: (Originally aired May 29, 2011)

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Part 2:



Reaction to Season 2: (Originally aired May 21, 2012)



Reaction to Season 3: (Originally aired March 7, 2013)


My Reaction To My Little Pony: Friendship is... by theherooftomorrow

3 comments:

  1. Why didn't you upload this to Zippcast?

    Coco is probably so popular because of how freaking adorable she is.

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    1. No particular reason, I just chose not to.

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  2. People sent death threats to the writer of Filli Vanilli? All based on Pinkie's behavior, even though it was made clear that her behavior was frowned upon? Jeez! That's more nonsensical than people sending death threats to Hideaki Anno for his decisions regarding Evangelion! But I honestly hated Simple Ways more than I did some of the episodes you hated, but I do agree with you on most of season 4.

    Oddly enough, I went through a slightly similar situation, but not nearly as extreme as this. I'm writing a Pretty Cure fan fic called Twilight Pretty Cure, which caught some flack because of the way I portrayed some serious issues such as bullying, which lead to some people accusing me of being ableist and offending them...even though...
    1. I rectified some of those mistakes later on.
    2. I made sure the characters in my story actually called some characters out on their behavior, though people seemed to completely miss that for some unfathomable reason. (Heck, I had an entire part of one chapter dedicated to a character being forced to see her school counselor for her bad behavior!!! How did people miss that?! If I really was being ableist, I would have the characters CONDONE that kind of behavior, NOT call it out!)
    3. I MYSELF AM AUTISTIC. Why in the wide wide world of Equestria would I be ableist when I'm autistic?!

    Granted, I have been trying to address their concerns in the form of revamping a lot of my old chapters, and some of the flack I've gotten has died down, thankfully. But yeah, sending death threats? That's just dickish, and I agree that some bronies shouldn't act like that. I HATED episode 18 of Sailor Moon S for the same reasons you hated Just For Sidekicks and the breezy episode, and I never sent death threats to the creators! I'm not that stupid! Great video, though!

    But my main issue with season 4 was that the aesops seemed confused in this episode, like I'm watching an episode and it looks like it'll teach a certain moral only for it to suddenly decide it's going for another moral which completely invalidates everything in the episodes, making it come off as confused or even forced. That was my only beef with season 4.

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