This is posted here because of copywrite issues on youtube, for the complete description please see youtube.com/watch?v=vSY9ZePjz4Y

This was supposed to be done before episode 1 aired, but having a job took more of my time than I thought, but I finally finished it! The intro is based on the intro of Nekomonogatari Black (youtu.be/zrw88vjz_Lk?t=1m12s).

I had a lot of fun learning after effects with this, but there are some parts where the animation isn't as smooth as I would have liked, unfortunately it seems I am at the limit of my current abilities since every time I try to fix it, it becomes worse. Hopefully I'll get a chance to improve some more before starting my next project.

Programs used: Adobe After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash
The Twilight puppet was created based on the DHX leak and some bits from Double Rainboom.

The following vectors were used in the animation, thanks to those that created them:
EOH book: Where everything began by SnowedEarth
snowedearth.deviantart.com/art/Where-everything-began-319415333

Youngish princess luna puppet (CS6) by TheClawdeen34 theclawdeen34.deviantart.com/art/Youngish-princess-luna-puppet-CS6-385197835

MLP Resource: Fairy-Light Lamp Post by mewtwo-EX
mewtwo-ex.deviantart.com/art/MLP-Resource-Fairy-Light-Lamp-Post-356496429

MLP logo by Derpwave
derpwave.deviantart.com/art/MLP-logo-326397990?q=gallery%3AMLP-VectorClub%2F36309554&qo=64

Ponyville Town Hall (Long) by BonesWolbach
boneswolbach.deviantart.com/art/Ponyville-Town-Hall-Long-391529487

My Little Pony: Flash resource kit (version 2.4) by Drud14
drud14.deviantart.com/art/My-Little-Pony-Flash-resource-kit-version-2-4-404815455

Elements of Harmony in Stoneby MillennialDan
millennialdan.deviantart.com/art/Elements-of-Harmony-in-Stone-322061140

MLP Ruined Pillarby Evilbob0
evilbob0.deviantart.com/art/MLP-Ruined-Pillar-320997919

MLP Resource: Bgr 003 (old castle corridor) by ZuTheSkunk
zutheskunk.deviantart.com/art/MLP-Resource-Bgr-003-old-castle-corridor-283721628

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