Castle-Mania-Vania! Or is it, Castle-Vania-Mania?More Like This
What an episode we pony aficionados were treated to this week! We got Castles, Mysterious Diaries, and further proof that all the ponies in this town really ARE crazy!
Signs point to the affirmative that after the fantastic 2-part premier and the wonderfully fun and Season-1 reminiscent Episode 3, we're officially back on track for possibly the best pony ever.
Despite my abject disappointment that the blue-hued and be-robed Pony of Shadows reveal was a certain Party Pony rather than Trixie, I came away from my viewing satisfied and feeling very hopeful for the rest of the season.
In my very very humble opinion, what many episodes in 2 and most in season 3 lacked was the dynamic that the characters are wonderful but also flawed. Everypony became too nice and good and capable. But in this episode, it was wall-to-wall neurosis, and I liked it! Dash and AJ are competitive and sometimes forget be