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@  -Wildstrike- : (25 May 2020 - 03:39 PM)

I'll agree with you on that.

@  -Wildstrike- : (25 May 2020 - 03:39 PM)

*Figured -_-

@  -Wildstrike- : (25 May 2020 - 03:39 PM)

I fugured

@  Steevy Maximus : (25 May 2020 - 01:37 PM)

I'm actually sad Cyberverse won't get another season. 2 and 3 (of what I've seen) have REALLY nailed it in being fun little actions shows, like the Sunbow series.

@  Rycochet : (25 May 2020 - 01:00 PM)

Yes.

@  Maximus Ambus : (25 May 2020 - 12:52 PM)

I'm waiting for Animated season 4. Am I insane?

@  wonko the sane? : (25 May 2020 - 11:22 AM)

I'm waiting for the next season to show up on netflix.

@  Sabrblade : (25 May 2020 - 10:59 AM)

Many of us have already watched the rest of the Cyberverse episodes since the whole third season aired in the UK last September.

@  -Wildstrike- : (25 May 2020 - 10:18 AM)

*9th

@  -Wildstrike- : (25 May 2020 - 10:17 AM)

I just saw the 8th episode... omg

@  Bass X0 : (25 May 2020 - 01:28 AM)

Already seen it online.

@  -Wildstrike- : (24 May 2020 - 09:42 PM)

Who's excited for tomorrow? The only thing that makes Monday worth it is the Cyberverse episodes .-.

@  wonko the sane? : (24 May 2020 - 12:30 PM)

Welcome. I just came into that trick myself recently, so happy to share.

@  Nevermore : (24 May 2020 - 12:05 PM)

Thanks, wonko the sane? for the tip with the cloning. That helped a lot!

@  -Wildstrike- : (24 May 2020 - 12:02 PM)

Heheh.... yes... I don't think a sniper would be very good at making a vaccine... 0.0

@  Nevermore : (24 May 2020 - 11:48 AM)

All right! Cloning my old HHD to an SSD and then swapping out the drive was successful, it would appear. Finally.

@  Bass X0 : (24 May 2020 - 11:30 AM)

Scientist Perceptor is. Sniper Perceptor less so.

@  -Wildstrike- : (24 May 2020 - 10:51 AM)

Perceptor would be more responsible.

@  -Wildstrike- : (24 May 2020 - 10:48 AM)

Oof x~x

@  TheMightyMol... : (24 May 2020 - 10:45 AM)

He'd cure the virus, but he'd probably commit at least two crimes against nature and weaponize a third in the process.

@  -Wildstrike- : (24 May 2020 - 09:39 AM)

'Horrible consequences' would most likely happen with Brainstorm...

@  -Wildstrike- : (24 May 2020 - 08:16 AM)

Totally. And Percy's not even human. XD

@  TheMightyMol... : (24 May 2020 - 06:50 AM)

Can't do much worse than our current government, I say go for it.

@  Sabrblade : (23 May 2020 - 10:13 PM)

Little do we realize that the Perceptor in question is the Mini-Con combiner. :p

@  -Wildstrike- : (23 May 2020 - 10:11 PM)

He would!!!

@  -Wildstrike- : (23 May 2020 - 10:11 PM)

Horrible consequences? I... Doubt that would happen.

@  wonko the sane? : (23 May 2020 - 09:55 PM)

Even if he would come up with the answer by tomorrow.

@  wonko the sane? : (23 May 2020 - 09:54 PM)

I'd rather not deal with the horrible but unintended consequences of that.

@  -Wildstrike- : (23 May 2020 - 09:52 PM)

Lets let Perceptor make a vaccine for COVID-19. Who agrees with me :)

@  -Wildstrike- : (23 May 2020 - 08:43 PM)

I'll take your word for it. =D

@  TM2-Megatron : (23 May 2020 - 08:42 PM)

Although the TV edits of Robocop do contain some hilarity

@  TM2-Megatron : (23 May 2020 - 08:41 PM)

I can't think of any instance where sanitizing a film is a good thing.

@  -Wildstrike- : (23 May 2020 - 06:42 PM)

.... and thats a good thing? :doh

@  Steevy Maximus : (23 May 2020 - 06:39 PM)

I'm watching Predator on Starz! That means it has all the language and gore uncensored!

@  Sabrblade : (23 May 2020 - 04:23 PM)

*grabs popcorn*

@  -Wildstrike- : (23 May 2020 - 12:49 PM)

*watching everyone argue* O^O

@  fourteenwings : (23 May 2020 - 10:22 AM)

By that logic we might as well just get rid of the Shoutbox wholesale! I'd rather have like 3 or 4 things stuck for a week or so than one person dominating the whole thing (no offense Nevermore).

@  PlutoniumBoss : (23 May 2020 - 03:30 AM)

I would argue that "full of something one doesn't read" and "devoid of reading material" are functionally identical at the end-user level. :D

@  NotVeryKnightly : (22 May 2020 - 07:58 PM)

If it emptied, it would become empty.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (22 May 2020 - 07:53 PM)

It would be the same effect as if the shoutbox simply emptied once or twice a week.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (22 May 2020 - 07:27 PM)

I don't see how having walls of the same guy on top whenever I go to any page on this site is "refreshing".

@  PlutoniumBoss : (22 May 2020 - 06:10 PM)

I don't know, I find the occasional flushing of the box to be refreshing.

@  Telly : (22 May 2020 - 04:20 PM)

but its gets annoying seeing a wall of text from him that takes up most of the shoutbox

@  PlutoniumBoss : (22 May 2020 - 03:53 PM)

Eh, that's just Nevermore.

@  fourteenwings : (22 May 2020 - 12:11 AM)

@Nevermore: Good rule of thumb is if you feel like you need not just multiple statements but also multiple shouts to make a point, best just make a thread.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 May 2020 - 05:36 PM)

Dude, do you just, not know when to stop?

@  Nevermore : (21 May 2020 - 03:35 PM)

Instead of "I have only ten hours to get all my stuff from place A to place B", it's more like "I temporarily stored 90% of my stuff in easily accessible place C in my spare time, so now I have ten hours to get the remaining 10% of my stuff over to the new place before permanently saying goodbye to the old place".

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 May 2020 - 03:33 PM)

At these point you two are just repeating what you already said.

@  Nevermore : (21 May 2020 - 03:32 PM)

Again using my "moving apartments" analogy. If you can store the stuff you don't immediately need for everyday life somewhere else, it reduces the critical time of permanently switching your primary base of residence over to the new place because there's less stuff to move when the time comes.

@  Nevermore : (21 May 2020 - 03:30 PM)

Well, my main point is that it will speed up the system migration so I have A) less system downtime because there are fewer files to transfer before the new system can be up and running and B) it reduces the risk of something going wrong during the system migration.


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#1 Guardian Prime

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Posted 11 April 2019 - 11:55 AM

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The final season continues with another episode!

And this time it'll be with the Student Six.

What adventure will our little group of students go on?

 

New episode airs Saturday, April 13th

11:30a.m. EST / 8:30a.m. PST

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SYNOPSIS!

 

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UPROOTED:

 

The Young Six respond to a magical summons from the Tree of Harmony, only to learn it has been destroyed.

 

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Posted 11 April 2019 - 01:29 PM

Yeah... so the harmony tree is dead... does this mean the map doesn't work anymore?


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Posted 11 April 2019 - 02:31 PM

Yeah... so the harmony tree is dead... does this mean the map doesn't work anymore?

 

I think the map works just fine, still, the elements of harmony are likely now sort of spread across the land with the mane six and the student six being the primary users while the map calls upon certain ponies because their talents are needed for the problem, as per normal, now I wonder if the map will call Luna or Celestia for a problem, give them some spotlight, seeing as they are "retiring" from ruling the land.


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Posted 12 April 2019 - 09:42 PM

Yeah... so the harmony tree is dead... does this mean the map doesn't work anymore?

 

We don't know. I imagine this episode will clarify things one way or another.


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Posted 12 April 2019 - 10:24 PM

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Posted 13 April 2019 - 11:15 AM

Not too bad. I enjoyed the later half more then the first.

 

I wonder if one day the three will be able to walk around in a makeshift pony body?


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Posted 13 April 2019 - 12:10 PM

DvandomToday at 11:27 AM
Morning

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:28 AM
Mornin'

DvandomToday at 11:30 AM
So, dreamscape.
The irony...getting naked in a dream is LESS embarrassing.

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:32 AM
Spirit of the tree lives!
I see a Fnu.
Wait, are you on mobile this time?

DvandomToday at 11:33 AM
That's what the icon says.

FnuAwToday at 11:33 AM
Talking on mobile.
Had to watch on laptop.

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:33 AM
First time I've seen the mobile icon for Discord.

DvandomToday at 11:34 AM
I heard the Discord notification bleep from the phone of one of my students last week.

FnuAwToday at 11:35 AM
The students!

DvandomToday at 11:37 AM
In this universe, that MIGHT work...
"Whatever, go away." signature.

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:40 AM
Baby changelings. Cute.

FnuAwToday at 11:40 AM
So permission slips are still a thing? Schools aren't just doing whatever they want yet?

DvandomToday at 11:40 AM
Seaquestrian powerpoint.
Congratulations, you killed a sapling by putting it in a cave.

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:41 AM
What have you done, Sandbar?

FnuAwToday at 11:46 AM
Yup. Such a Griffin.

DvandomToday at 11:49 AM
Okay, act two: solid sitcom cliche.

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:50 AM
They've thoroughly destroyed that cave. What a mess.
Yona is the only sensible one.

DvandomToday at 11:53 AM
Schooled by a yak.

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:53 AM
Yak smash stupidity.

DvandomToday at 11:54 AM
Smashing commemorates transitory nature of life.

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:54 AM
We got a song!

DvandomToday at 11:56 AM
Nails go into crystal? Oookay.
OSHA might have some words with them.
Fortress of non-Solitude!
"The Tree has always been a bit of a drama queen."

FnuAwToday at 11:59 AM
Tree spirit is still creepy.

Guardian PrimeToday at 11:59 AM
That was interesting.
The last half, anyway.

FnuAwToday at 12:00 PM
It's season 5 all over again.

Guardian PrimeToday at 12:02 PM
Tree of Harmony gets a massive upgrade. Guess we'll have to wait on seeing what it looks like on the inside.

FnuAwToday at 12:03 PM
This does indicate the Student Six are going to be important this season if they get their own playset headquarters.
It is going to feel cheap if we never get an explanation for this tree beyond being a deus ex Swiss amy knife.

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I've gotta run. Catch y'all later.

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l8r


Okay episode. It's great to know that the students are going to be important this season.

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Posted 13 April 2019 - 01:51 PM

Just watched the latest ep, at first I thought "Discord!" because of the wackness of the setting but as the story progressed, the truth of that was revealed as a dream. Anyway, this ep, was one of those feel good eps, it felt like the writter put a lot of heart into this one, by the end, I had shed a bit of a tear and that doesn't happen offen with me, everything felt rather natural and not forced to work for sake the story and lesson of the week. In general, I quite enjoyed this ep, but one thing for certain, the Former Tree of Harmony has taken on a life of its own, even if it does like to impersonate Twilight, so its now pretty much the Tree House of Harmony, thou Spike asked the right question, who going to show us around, I hope we see the inside soon and I think the student six will make it their hang out spot, just as Twilight and friends have Twilight's castle and the CMC have their club house on the Apple farm.


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Posted 13 April 2019 - 09:50 PM

I have mixed feelings about this episode.

 

Don't get me wrong, I think that the main plot of the episode was something that needed to be done. Doing something to remember and honor the destroyed Tree of Harmony? Sounds like a fair plot to me. Heck, it could've been a neat thing if done properly - have the four groups with the strongest connection to the Tree (the Pillars, the Princesses, the Mane Six and the Student Six) come together to do that would have been interesting. Heck, just having the Pillars and the Student Six together would've been a fun episode.

 

But they didn't do that. They just focused on the Student Six. Admittedly, if they had gone that route, they'd have just been repeating Castle Sweet Castle, but still, it feels like everyone outside of the Student Six is too busy with one thing or another to properly recognize and let go of the Tree of Harmony. At least with Golden Oak Library, how things were handled was more understandable.

 

Anyway, the Student Six all attempting their own way to honor the Tree? That's fine, they're all looking at it from their own unique lenses, and there's no shame in that. And I'm glad that Yona's solution was the one they went with - Ocellus remains my favorite of the Student Six, but Yona will always be Best Yak.

 

After that, however, I get annoyed with the writers. It's like they're trying to go backsies on the big world-changing thing from the premiere. Tree of Harmony destroyed? Let's have the students build a treehouse, and have that treehouse turn into a new magic Treehouse of Harmony that could conceivably produce new Elements of Harmony! Also, the Tree's only showing projections to the Student Six - we have no evidence that it's done so with the Manes, or anypony else whom it has a connection with. I don't know what the writers' intent is here, but as it is, it feels like the Tree's playing favorites.


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Posted 14 April 2019 - 08:56 AM

It could be that the Tree is ensuring if the Manesix are seperated and unable to unite at the critical time, there will be another group who can come together and use its magic to save the land from the evil force, it also could be preparing for a time when the Mane six time has passed and there needs to be another group to stand up to those who do bad things, it could also be ensuring that its power grow to go beyond Equesita into the other lands and bring harmony to those places, pretty much I would say the Tree could be out to conquer the world, in its own way, just not rule it as the villians want to do.


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Posted 14 April 2019 - 10:56 AM

Imagine though. Imagine the tree turns out to be the final boss.


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Posted 14 April 2019 - 12:14 PM

Imagine though. Imagine the tree turns out to be the final boss.

 

Now that would be a intersting twist, depending how its handled, of course there could always be the Tree of Disharmony, you know, the counter balance and it could be the source of Discord's magic but he is unaware of its existance and he believes the magic is his alone, he is pretty much the most powerful single being in that world.


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Posted 14 April 2019 - 09:02 PM

Imagine though. Imagine the tree turns out to be the final boss.

 

I know at least two fans who would love for that to happen, for Twilight and company to decide to just turn on the Tree of Harmony and tell it where to shove it. One of them was actually glad Sombra destroyed the thing, because he'd become convinced that the Tree was a manipulative monster in its own right, and was genuinely unhappy at how this episode went because the Tree and its' 'Spirit' continued on to manipulate and endanger others.

 

The showrunners won't go for it, however, for any number of reasons.


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Posted 14 April 2019 - 09:23 PM

Imagine though. Imagine the tree turns out to be the final boss.

 
Now that would be a intersting twist, depending how its handled, of course there could always be the Tree of Disharmony, you know, the counter balance and it could be the source of Discord's magic but he is unaware of its existance and he believes the magic is his alone, he is pretty much the most powerful single being in that world.
That would be the everfree forest. Dangerous flora and fauna that operates through magic and by it's own ruleset. And without something to suppress it; able to spread quickly enough to directly threaten the world.

I thought the world was bad enough with just the ridiculous number of apex predators we had seen by season 3: but their own ecosystem is balanced on a magical razor's edge.

But yeah, good episode, I enjoyed it.
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Posted 14 April 2019 - 09:38 PM

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Posted 15 April 2019 - 02:13 AM

Well if I had to guess (and I do, it's not like we'll ever get an actual answer) I'd say the tree's projection appeared to the Student Six, because they are basically the only one's it's tried to "talk' with. Or to look at it another way. The tree has the elements of harmony, and the mane six are connected to those elements, but the tree itself connected and talked to the student six, so it has a connection to them, while the mane six were more connected to JUST the elements, which are gone now.

 

So it talks to them, and it's them who has the best chance of bringing it back, it's spirit still connected to all of theirs.

 

I pretty much knew the tree couldn't be just GONE from the fact it had projected it's image to the student six before. It's become a self aware being. No way it'd just die like that.


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Posted 15 April 2019 - 11:30 AM

If the tree turned out to be a manipulative monster playing a very long game tricking minions into restoring its power, the buildup would be a runaway success.

 

It would feel fitting if ponies completely misunderstood its power and have been using it for good all this time.


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Posted 15 April 2019 - 06:12 PM

You did WHAT to the timber wolves?!?!? Do you ponies have ANY IDEA how long it takes to teach a pine tree to sit up and hugging BEG!


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Posted 15 April 2019 - 10:12 PM

If the tree turned out to be a manipulative monster playing a very long game tricking minions into restoring its power, the buildup would be a runaway success.

 

It would feel fitting if ponies completely misunderstood its power and have been using it for good all this time.

Thankfully I'm sure that won't happen.

 

Yeah sorry but I'd HATE that. It just seems like an unnecessary twist for the sake of having a twist.


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Posted 16 April 2019 - 10:45 AM

Well, this is why I should not be a writer for kids' shows.


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