Brony Infographic: Interesting Facts about Bronies

What better way to share Brony facts (and the magical world of My Little Pony in general) than with a beautiful infographic? Brony Infographic

Infographic Transcription:

PONY LOVE

Interesting Facts about Bronie

Brony

  • Brony = Bro + Pony
  • A name typically given to the male viewers/fans of the My Little Pony show or franchise

Brief History of Bronydom

  • A brony is a fan of My Little Pony Friendship is Magic that is outside the demographic of little girls.
  • On October 10th, 2010, the first episode of My Little Pony Friendship is Magic aired
  • Lauren Faust, the creator of Friendship is Magic, wanted to steer clear of the poorly written and overly-girly style of previous My Little Pony shows.
  • She successfully changed the My Little Pony franchise from something that only little girls could watch, into something truly anyone can connect with the enjoy

Interesting Broney Facts

  • Approximately 4 out of every 5 Bronies are guys
  • The average age of a Brony is 21 years old
  • While the number of bronies in the US continues to grow, the amount of Bronies outside the US is growing even faster. This means the phenomenon is growing internationally
  • Over half of all bronies are from the United States
  • The most isolated Brony in the world is the lone Brony in Fiji, nearly 2,880 miles from fellow bronies in Australia
  • Africa is the continent with the least amount of Bronies

Interesting Brony Statistics

Brony Attitudes vary.  They include:

  • “I am brony”
  • “Any fan of friendship is Magic is a brony”
  • “Bronies can be either male or female”
  • “Should Female fans be called pegasisters?”
  • “People who call themselves bronies are embarrassing”
  • “Bronies are too active on the Internet”
  • “Bronies try too hard to convince others to watch the snow”

Weekly Brony Activities include:

  • Watching episodes
  • Listening to brony Music
  • Listening to music from the show
  • Reading brony fantic

My Little Pony Facts

My Little Pony, Friendship is Magic

An animated series based on Hasbro’s popular My Little Pony franchise
Tara Strong, voice of Twilight Sparkle, also voiced Timmy Turner and Poof, Dil Pickles, Ben 10, Bubbles and about another couple dozen cartoons

The Show is centered on six main characters, known to the fans as the “Mane Six.”

  • Twilight Sparkle
  • Applejack
  • Rarity
  • Fluttershy
  • Rainbow Dash
  • Pinkie Pie

Each of these ponies have a very unique personality, as well as a magical element known as The Elements of Harmony

Derpy Hooves will continue her role as a cross eyed, background character in future episodes of MLP, and Will be intentionally written into the script. Before it was either an animation mistake or an animator having some secret fun.