Episode 118- Apple Jam

Show Notes

Hosts

Alca7raz (@alca7raz_)

Nemesis (@nemesisprime1)

Quick Hits

Conventions:

  1. Ponyville Ciderfest has announced Tabitha St. Germain:
    http://www.ponyvilleciderfest.com/ponyville-ciderfest-celebrates-newest-guest-tabitha-st-germain-with-a-sale/
  2. BronyDays has released promo video:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNva37a-VHE
  3. Pacific Pony Con has also released a promo:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLX_UvKcD5g

Fandom & Other:

  1. Legends of Equestria has entered Alpha state:
    http://forum.legendsofequestria.com/index.php?topic=15302.0
  2. Them’s Fightin’ Herds has a bunch of news out:
    https://twitter.com/ManeSix/status/649634832864047104
    http://www.mane6.com/2015/09/556/
    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzxf8Hy5Y2gUidu3AZmX8Z-yWvROOxtZe

Merchandise:

  1. Images of Twisty-Do brushables have appeared:
    http://www.mlpmerch.com/2015/10/mlp-cutie-twisty-do-brushables-spotted.html
  2. New images of Explore Equestria Deluxe Winged Twilight Sparkle have appeared:
    http://www.mlpmerch.com/2015/10/explore-equestria-deluxe-winged-twilight-sparkle-brushable.html
  3. New Hasbro Pop wing kits have appeared:
    http://www.mlpmerch.com/2015/10/new-hasbro-pop-wing-kits-revealed.html
  4. New MLP ornaments are at Kohl’s:
    http://www.equestriadaily.com/2015/10/luna-and-rainbow-dash-ornaments-appear.html
  5. Series 2 of the Enterplay MLP dog tags has been announced:
    http://www.mlpmerch.com/2015/09/enterplay-announces-series-2-dog-tags.html
  6. The MLP Monopoly DLC has arrived on Playstation Network:
    http://www.equestriadaily.com/2015/10/my-little-pony-monopoly-hits.html
  7. A Gummy figure has appeared on Taobao:
    http://www.mlpmerch.com/2015/10/gummy-blind-bag-figure-spotted-on-taobao.html
  8. Barnes & Noble has new Funko Pop mini tins:
    http://www.mlpmerch.com/2015/09/second-mlp-funko-pocket-pop-tin-found.html
  9. Prototypes of Funko Nightmare Moon and Chrysalis vinyls have appeared; Cheese Sandwich and Maud Pie have been officially announced:
    http://www.mlpmerch.com/2015/10/funko-vinyl-queen-chrysalis-prototype.html
    http://www.mlpmerch.com/2015/10/new-funko-prototypes-of-queen-chrysalis.html
    http://www.equestriadaily.com/2015/10/maud-pie-and-cheese-sandwich-revealed.html

Comics:

  1. A preview of Friendship is Magic #35 is on iTunes:
    https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/my-little-pony-friendship/id1044360434?mt=11
  2. Andy Price has released another teaser of his cover for the Art of Equestria book:
    https://instagram.com/p/8HXSkzyNHZ/
  3. The MLP comics are coming to Mexico:
    http://www.equestriadaily.com/2015/09/idw-mlp-comics-heading-to-mexico.html

Equestria Girls:

  1. An alternate scene from Friendship Games was posted on YouTube, and it points to a cut subplot:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=scMJKx9vSB8
    https://twitter.com/ishiH3Art/status/649734306496057344
  2. Equestria Girls 4 has pretty much been confirmed:
    https://twitter.com/ishiH3Art/status/649734942302179328
    http://www.equestriadaily.com/2015/10/equestria-girls-4-confirmed-by-hasbro.html

Friendship is Magic:

  1. John de Lancie has revealed there are two more scripts with Discord that he’s recorded:
    https://twitter.com/johndelancie/status/649317579434012673
  2. All the remaining synopses for season 5 were revealed by a Netflix bug, “But What About Discord?” has an airdate:
    http://mlp.derpynews.com/netflix-reveals-synopses-for-the-remainder-of-mlp-season-5/
    http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/my-little-pony-friendship-is-magic/EP013304160123
  3. Jim Miller has revealed that Fluttershy’s brother will not be appearing this season:
    https://twitter.com/TheBiggestJim/status/650351265126461440

Discussion

Alca7raz and Nemesis watched “Brotherhooves Social” this week. This episode has generated a lot of talk in the fandom. But what did they think of it? And yes, they tempt fate by stepping into the minefield regarding Orchard Blossom. Hopefully they didn’t blow themselves up.

Fan Content

Music:

The Essence of being a Pony - Exiark

https://exiark.bandcamp.com/track/the-essence-of-being-a-pony

Fanfiction:

Featured

“‘It Felt….Amazing.’” by Gapeagle

http://www.fimfiction.net/story/291466/it-feltamazing

“Fractured Sunlight” by Oroboro

http://www.fimfiction.net/story/234937/fractured-sunlight

Updates

“Applebloom: Transform and Roll Out!” 2 new chapters

http://www.fimfiction.net/story/147403/applebloom-transform-and-roll-out

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