For the Pinball Game
- Audience-Alienating Premise: Cerebral logic puzzles and arcade games are two great tastes that don't necessarily taste great together.
For the MLPFIM fanfic
- Author's Saving Throw: Serves as one to the original Other Side of the Spectrum story via being a Continuity Reboot, fixing the more controversial and problematic aspects of the original.
- Slow-Paced Beginning: The narrative takes a bit to build up to the overall Myth Arc.