So, the last Mane 6 teaser for Season 5 was just released (Rarity) and seemed to show another scene of Season 5 where Rarity has her cutie mark replaced with a "=" symbol. This is the same symbol found in the Rainbow Dash trailer that appeared earlier this month. The two scenes are probably from Season 5. However, if we're going to get to the bottom of this, we'll have to go back about 5 months to the Season 5 animatic.
The Season 5 Animatic
The Season 5 Animatic was shown at the SDCC 2014 Panel this year. The entire animatic was basically a storyboard of the first episode of Season 5. In it, the Mane 6 are sitting in Twilight's new castle (Season 4 finale) and find a map of Equestria on the table that sits in the center of the main room, wi…Read more >
So, the show's theme song, which can be heard at the start of every episode's title sequence as well as a lyric-less version in the credits at the end of each episode (except Cheese Sandwich), may tell us the "feeling" the show has. There are many different episode types, but many revolve around the "social life," "frienship," and "adventure" themes.
The lyrics obviousely correlate to the friendship theme and main "goal" of the show's characters. However, my main point here is the instrumentals, or what you hear when the credits appear at the end of each episode. I think the instrumentals show the true "feeling," like I said, of the show. Given that it has a decent amount of guitar, is fast paced, up-beat, and ends at each episode, it just …Read more >