Equestria was ravaged. So the ponies moved to earth, but they weren't welcome. So the people banished them, they've now made a space colony on different planets grouped together in the pony-way galaxy. A galaxy much bigger than ours. KUS friendship dropped out of high activity contact, at the last minute a distress signal was received. Captain Applejack and General Dutch have sent a small taskforce of one hundred ponies to fix whatever problems may be at hand.