And it's definitely something that can't be taught and learned in a formal classroom and curriculum that conforms to strict and inflexible standards. Removing the artifacts, the spell is shut down and magic everywhere is restored. The Crusaders are unable to agree among themselves—Sweetie Belle arguing for the mountain's captivating landscape while Scootaloo favors the fun of swimming with the sea creatures—which makes Terramar even more indecisive. Right after the school is revealed, Rainbow Dash complains that it's too much. However, as days pass and Twilight forces her friends' lessons to be in accordance with the E. She decides to open a school to help teach this. Her friends then turn to Rarity, who fires Fluttershy, bringing her back to her senses.
Rainbow Dash: Because my students are gone! Doing it by the book Students start to turn on each other. However, she takes her role playing so far that she begins driving customers away with her rude behavior, getting rid of her helpers as well. I've spent most of my life in a coral reef, underwater. Tirek reveals he has been keeping contact with a protege to help him exact a revenge plot to trick the group into trapping themselves in Tartarus. On the Friends and Family day, during which Chancellor Neighsay plans to review Twilight's efforts, Gallus and Smolder convince their friends to ditch classes. If you want some humanized pony to hold you over while we wait, we have an. Twilight Sparkle, Rainbow Dash, and Spike chase the figure into the students' dormitory but do not see it leave, leading them to conclude that one of these six is responsible.
Sludge admits that he is not Spike's father and leaves, and Spike apologizes to Twilight and acknowledges her as his family. To realize her goal of teaching friendship to others, Twilight has appointed her friends as teachers and as a guidance counselor. Realizing their miscommunication, the two get back together. What about that unicorn, the one who attacked Canterlot? Rarity: Ugh, you think so? However, Twilight quickly manages to resolve the argument, and they happily resume their trip. Gallus: Aw, are we not being sweet and friendly enough for you, pony? Retrieved on 2017 December 20. Afterward, Twilight assures Spike that she has no intention of getting rid of him, and promises to help him get used to his changes. The two apologize to one another, Scootaloo for not seeing the danger Lightning put her in and Rainbow for letting her ego get in the way of being a good role model, and Rainbow starts a new fan club in Scootaloo's honor.
This leads to some panic by Twilight, Starlight Glimmer, and Rainbow Dash when they find they've gone missing while under the eagle-eye of Neighsay. His angry outbursts at the non-pony students anger the various non-pony guardians, such as Prince Rutherford and Dragon Lord Ember, who decide that the school is not helping teach their students friendship, and take them away, while Neighsay immediately closes it, placing a magical lock to prevent anyone entering it. Having escaped Tartarus by coercing Tirek's help, the Mane 6 prevents Cozy Glow's escape and Twilight tries to explain to her that gaining power is not the purpose of friendship. Twilight's friends use unique teaching methods to make the school more appealing, and the leaders allow their students to continue their studies in Equestria. Applejack: Wow, those are all the places we went when we left to save Equestria! When Twilight bombards Celestia with questions on how to run the school properly, Celestia tells her that her time as Celestia's pupil has already more than prepared her.
At Hasbro's first self-themed convention aptly named HasCon on September 9, an animatic from an upcoming episode was shown. A few days later, they learn from Maud that Pinkie is moving to Yakyakistan and travel there to find her listening to a performance by a yovidaphone master. Lightning pressures her into doing an extremely dangerous, untested ramp jump on a rocket-powered scooter, but Rainbow saves her just in time and the scooter drags Lightning away into the sky. Realizing that there are so many creatures beyond Equestria who know nothing about friendship, Twilight decides to open a friendship school. After Cozy Glow apologizes to the Crusaders, Twilight withdraws their ban and gives them honorary diplomas, granting them positions at the school as official friendship tutors. Now, we went down into an absurd school that actually ignores all previous lore, having a school takes time, the mane six are adults, they had their lives, how in heaven do they get enough time to run a school and still keep their busy lives going? Upon Cozy Glow's suggestion, the Mane 6 and Spike travel to Tartarus to check on the magic-eating centaur Tirek. And, and I was just going to grab, uh.
In a fit of rebellion, Scootaloo joins the team so she can have a chance to do something amazing despite being unable to fly. Instead of making an immersive world that lives and surrounds us with good stories, they make a plain world that tells plain and singular stories. Grampa Gruff: Well this place seemed lame anyways! Rainbow Dash: Uh— gone somewhere else! Gallus: And that's why griffons breathe fire when we get mad. Although the students are captivated by his story of fighting an Ursa Major, he inadvertently disrupts classes all over campus while telling it and fighting what he thinks is an out-of-control fire. We just need to knock this wall down, get some paint. Silverstream: This place is amazing! The pupils include Gallus the griffon, Ocellus the changeling, Yona the yak, Silverstream the seapony who is able to take her hippogriff form at will with help of a necklace , and Smolder the dragon. They're gonna think I'm an egghead! Although Maud and Mudbriar are happy together, Pinkie fails to notice their similarities, finding Mudbriar's personality and quirks to be annoying and strange.
Twilight and Rarity begin to investigate, with Rarity taking classes and Twilight sneaking into the brothers' office to search for evidence that the school is a fraud. When he finds out that the school will admit any creature, he promptly locks the school gates with a magic spell though his stated reasons for closing the school are due to rule violations and other such things, not the species of the students. Rainbow Dash: It's too much. When Starswirl learns of the scheme, he intimidates them into refunding the students' money and shutting down Friendship University. There they learn that Twilight, Starlight, and Spike faked the theft to remind them of their friendship.
Applejack and Fluttershy argue over the wisdom of giving the cure to the others, leading the Kirin to carry them toward the stream, but Autumn arrives as a Nirik to stop them. Twilight Sparkle: I get it, things are getting off to a rougher start than expected. I had my hopes up with season 7 and the movie, I thought the series was getting better. Cozy Glow aces her assignment under their tutelage, and asks them to help her prepare for an upcoming test. Fluttershy is intimidated by the pushy customers, so Rarity advises her to wear an outfit to boost her confidence.