MLP Animation Analysis is a series of videos by YouTube user gbeaudette. Each video is a couple of minutes long, and in each gbeaudette breaks down a specific piece of animation, usually from a recent episode. He explains the animation process and recreates the scene in Flash. The series has been positively commented on by a layout artist and an animation revisionist, both of whom work on the show.
List of episodes
|1||Breaking Down a Walk Cycle||5:02||February 22, 2012|| Pinkie's walk cycle in|
A Friend in Deed
|2||Applejack Throws a Hay Bale||3:55||February 28, 2012|| a minor scene wipe in|
The Last Roundup
|3||Fluttershy's Dramatic Camera Move||4:06||March 6, 2012|| a camera move in|
Putting Your Hoof Down
|4||Painting Zip Lines||3:47||March 14, 2012||an animation shortcut present in many episodes|
|5||Talk is Cheap||4:07||March 28, 2012||mouth movements in general|
|6||Da magics||8:51||April 25, 2012||magic effects in general|
|7||Walk it Off||6:46||June 7, 2012||walking in general|
|8||Winging It||10:29||September 9, 2012||wings in general & a short scene|
- ↑ Forum comment by layout artist "Nayuki" (2012-03-06). Retrieved on 2012 March 29.
- ↑ March 2012 YouTube comment by Rex Liwanag (2012-03). Retrieved on 2012 March 29.