You might remember the animatic of Children of the Night we posted a few months ago (found here). Today they released a teaser clip showing near finished animation. To recap a little from the previous post.
Children of the Night is a fan based animated project developed solely by two people. That would be me, Jordana G, and my husband, Richard S.
It tells the tale of what woud have been the origin of Nightmare Night, and the catalyst element that forced Celestia to banish Luna.
After defeating Discord, Canterlot was witnessing a very slow recovery. Misery could still be found everywhere around, specially for the ponies that had less means.
Luna thought that expanding the kingdom and founding a new pony colony elsewhere would give a solution to the problem, allowing the ponies that she would choose for the matter, a new brand future. Celestia refused the proposal of her sister to scatter Equestria. For after such a great lack of harmony she thought it could shatter the kingdom forever.
Being denied and in the shadow of her own sister, Luna decided it easier to ask for forgiveness than permission…
If you are a curious one, and you want to peek for more, you can visit our production blog right here:
Video after the page break.