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Loganberry


Hold your ground but do not be unkind. (Ponyphonic, "Shy Heart") He/him.

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  • 8 weeks
    Multi-gen means multi-gen

    Now that Fimfiction has opened up to G5 stories, I would like to see the site go the whole hog and cater for all generations. True, I wouldn't expect a massive number of fics about Posey and Gusty or Melody and Patch or whoever, but why not? Now G5 fics are here, Fimfiction can't continue to pretend that Friendship is Magic or even G4 in general is the defining factor linking all

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  • 14 weeks
    Tired but happy

    I was at UK PonyCon over the weekend. A real live MLP convention. And you know what? It was fabulous. (You can read that in a Rarity or Steven Magnet voice if you want!) Quite honestly the happiest weekend I can remember for a very, very long time. So to UKPC falls the honour of being the first in-person con of the G5 era, having previously been the final convention of the

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  • 16 weeks
    We could really do with a G5 tag

    Update 29/09: We now have one! Woo-hoo!

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  • 34 weeks
    Hey look, a new blog post!

    And you know what that means...

    EOn the Wrong Track
    The Equestrian Railways network is remarkable. That's the problem.
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  • 73 weeks
    Write something, Logan!

    This is staying my top blog entry until I actually publish something. I mean, it's been over a year. :raritycry:

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Nov
19th
2016

Ponyfic Roundup reviews summary, #11 to #20 · 9:24pm Nov 19th, 2016

Previous: 1-10

Here I go again with another summary of the Ponyfic Roundup posts on Louder Yay, this time from May-August 2014. The same format applies, including linking authors rather than story titles for M-rated fics -- not that there are any in this batch in any case! Again, I'm converting my old ratings to the current star system. Also, remember that a three-star fic is above average in my book, since I find having finer gradations more useful for stories I enjoyed than for stories I didn't. Details past the break! (And yes, all the fics in the first one really do get three stars!)

PR 11 -- 18 Jun 14
Flitter by Nyerguds: ★★★
Brace Buddies by TooShyShy: ★★★
Evil Belle Takes Over Canterlot by Akumokagetsu: ★★★
The Price by Vimbert the Unimpressive: ★★★
Stormy Monday by Bud Grazer: ★★★

PR 12 -- 25 Jun 14
They're, There... by FanNotANerd: ★★★
The Enjoyable Morning Of The Sun Bearer by LoneUnicornWriter: ★★★
Love Bunny by Twinkletail: ★★
Rocketmare by Rust: ★★★
The Running of the Leaves by doctor hooves: ★

PR 13 -- 2 Jul 14
It's a Dangerous Business, Going Out Your Door by Jetfire2012: ★★★★
The Birds and the Bees by theworstwriter: ★★★
The Defender of Ponyville by Purple Dalek: ★★★
I Need You to be Brave by MidnightDancer: ★★★
Why Did You Forgive Me? by Fluffy Rose: ★★

PR 14 -- 9 Jul 14
A Stitch in Time by Eakin: ★★★★
"Good Morning, Scootaloo." by ugugg93: ★★★
A Shining Winter by TooShyShy: ★★★
Taking Back the Throne by JenkinsRevenge: ★★
That Awkward Moment When... by Hyzaku: ★★

PR 15 -- 16 Jul 14
You Can Fight Fate by Eakin: ★★★★★
A Day with the Wonderbolts by AntiquatedAnnomaly: ★★★★
Diamond Tiara's New Diversion by Yukito: ★★★
The Grand Galloping Gallia by opuscon789: ★
Her Angel by Gumball2: ★

PR 16 -- 23 Jul 14
Old Friends by RBDash47: ★★★★★
Bing Bang Zam! by Pegasus Rescue Brigade: ★★★
Flutterhug by Servant Phoenix: ★★★
Princess Celestia Hates Tea by Skywriter: ★★★★
A Simple Prank by Bob From Bottles: ★★★

PR 17 -- 30 Jul 14
A Gift for 'Shy by Blazewing: ★★★★
The Incredibly Dense Mind of Rainbow Dash by Chengar Qordath: ★★★
Love Your Difference by BronyDad: ★★★
A Rock and a Hard Place by JapaneseTeeth: ★★★★
Shiver by Sexy-senpai: ★★ (author now known as "2D")

PR 18 -- 6 Aug 14
And We Are Not Yet Saved by Grey Heather: ★★★★★ (author now known as "Silent Earth")
As a Mother by The Descendant: ★★★★
As You Fancy, Minister by The Usurper: ★★★
Tiny Wings by DeadParrot222: ★★★★
You Really Bug Me by BronyDad: ★★★★

PR 19 -- 13 Aug 14
So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish by Blueshift: ★★★★★
The Bet by King of Beggars: ★★★
Equestria in Human by ocalhoun: ★★★
Perfect for Me by The Equestrian Gentlecolt: ★★★★
Return of Evil Belle: The Eviling by Akumokagetsu: ★★★

PR 20 -- 20 Aug 14
In the Place the Wild Horses Sleep by Lucky Dreams: ★★★★★
I Wish I Had Met You Yesterday by 8686: ★★★★★
Seashell by Winston: ★★★★
View by ThunderChaserCreate: ★★★
Winter of our Hatred by Joural: ★★★

Comments ( 2 )

Also, remember that a three-star fic is above average in my book, since I find having finer gradations more useful for stories I enjoyed than for stories I didn't.

You ever got into trouble thanks to that? I decided to do something similar for that exact same reason, and more than once I got some pretty angry comments due to that.

4309822 Perhaps surprisingly, no -- although that's partly because not many people know I exist! It'll be interesting to see what happens when these summaries get to the later instalments after I'd become tougher with my ratings. It'll probably happen at some point, but I can deal with that. This is one reason I think reviewers should have some published work of their own -- to prove we can take it as well as dish it out. (My favourite bad review remains this one, on Ever Let the Fancy Roam.)

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