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Applejack 1984 + 2010
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Published: October 12, 2010
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Was so excited to see Applejack back in the My Little Pony world with the new G4 line, but was unsure of what to think of the new style of Ponies.
It's still weird, but honestly? Freakin' love the new animated series so yeah, that means I like the style more too! :XD:

Had this type of pic in mind for some time but only got around to draw it last night after watching the first ep of the new MLP. Used several pics and screenshots for reference from both the new and the very first Pony adventure from -84 (which is still a favourite cartoon of mine. Ponies transformed into dragons by the Bad Guy? Awesome)

i thought the new G4 style would be harder to draw, but actually it was the old one! Meant to draw -84 and -10 baby dragon Spike as well but, eh... he's so difficult!!! :( and my dumb Wacom was giving me enough problems with just the ponies xP

Anyways... Much love for Applejack. It's so good to have a G1 pony in the G4 main cast. :heart:

i sooo wanna watch Rescue at Midnight Castle now!

Yays it's my 7th Year Anniversary on dA today!


ETA: Wow, it's faved by the MLP FiM creator herself, Lauren Faust!!! Amazing!! :heart:

ETA May 21 2011: THANKS ALOT for making this my most viewed & faved pic on dA!!!! :boogie: :blowkiss: YOU ARE AWESOME :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart:


ETA again; with the amounts of views & favs I take it this is being passed around on tumblr? could anyone give me the link to it please, am curious! :)
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4-Chap's avatar
4-ChapHobbyist General Artist
Do you mind if I use the G1 Applejack for a thing I'm working on?
CowgirlMickey's avatar
CowgirlMickeyHobbyist Traditional Artist
I know I'm old school. I like the 1984-2000 version of Applejack better cuz that's the version I grew up with in the 90's. The newer version they got now is crap
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katamariluvHobbyist General Artist
Ooh, how very clever! This reminds me a bit of the TMNT Fast Forward movie.
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LeandroValhalla Digital Artist
I :love: this!
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Shartist-HunterHobbyist General Artist
Applejack generations, anyone? :D
YesiEguia's avatar
YesiEguiaHobbyist Photographer
So cool😁✨
wilnet1tractor's avatar
Interesting how times change.
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iriscillaHobbyist Digital Artist
I loved the old ponies. They were so graceful. :heart:
gibbs615's avatar
Ya know I think they way the MLPs are NOW is way better!!!:D (Big Grin) 
Ewxep's avatar
I couldn't like "Friendship is Magic" if it wasn't.
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AlyssaeveStudent Traditional Artist
I like the old style.😊
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JeticaForeverHobbyist Traditional Artist
nice concept. yeah i definitely like the old style better. happy 7th anniversary on dA!
Psylocke83's avatar
Thank you!! :)
(and haha this pic is so old, I've just had my 12th dA anniversary! but thank you!! :heart: )
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Jose-RamiroHobbyist Traditional Artist
Very nice one
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Disneycow82Hobbyist Filmographer
Apple Jack had made only one appearance back in the 80s "Rescue at Midnight Castle" and that was the very first time I saw Tirek and Scorpan.
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Seiya-MeteoriteHobbyist Filmographer
Both are awesome :D
EcliptorCalrissian's avatar
Congrats on the recognition!
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ironman658lmHobbyist Digital Artist
Who's a Silly Pony? lol
Xemnas-sama's avatar
Xemnas-samaHobbyist General Artist
Yeap sugarcube, that was you back then.
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SALT--WATERHobbyist Writer
Old school and well new school...I guess...or something... yay applejack.
GoneHunger's avatar
my favorite is the G1 applejack =)
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