Community Guests


Pixelkitties, aka Monica, is one of the biggest names in My Little Pony fanart! She is perhaps best known for her work creating unique autograph images for the cast and crew of Friendship is Magic. She also designs official pony shirts, playmats, game cards and merchandising art. By day she runs a multimedia digital design team, creates merchandise for Star Wars, Marvel Comics and Disney, bravely walks barefoot across floor LEGOs, and brews her own beer.


TJ Carson

T.J. Carson is the moderator of the well-known Tumblr blog ‘Ask Pirate Dash’. In addition, he moderates ‘Ask Mic Boom’ and ‘Marigold’s Recovery.’ Outside of being an artist and running ask blogs, he is also on staff for multiple MLP conventions. T.J. has been a My Little Pony fan since 2011, upon discovering Friendship is Magic for the first time. His favorite character, for obvious reasons, is Rainbow Dash. But most importantly, T.J. is known to drop puns at any time on anybody. So keep your eyes out for the pun maker in the red visor!

The Brony Critic

The Brony Critic is Ohio’s premier My Little Pony critic and analyst, specializing in fan works and theories. A professional filmmaker and critic, this will be his sixth year attending TrotCon as a panelist and third as a community guest. The Brony Critic is also a voice actor and writer, currently working on a Doctor Whooves audioplay and the fanfiction series “The Equestrian Cycle”.