This is a rant on IDW MLP Comics Issue 50. This contains spoilers. You have been warned.
Apparently Harmony ISN'T just pure order. According to LITERALLY EVERYONE in this ENTIRE comic.
It's even OUTRIGHT STATED Accord's Order ISN'T Harmony.
...And yes the Elements not only don't work on him but FREAKING BACKFIRE because of him being the embodiment of Order.
...Congrats, IDW, you've OFFICIALLY finally managed to come up with something that has managed to enrage me more than the ENTIRE SIEGE ARC COMBINED!
Reason 1): Bringing the Elements in PERIOD. Why do it? There's no reason to do it. This story would NOT CHANGE AT ALL if they weren't introduced. If the Mane Six said hid somewhere and had their discussion then Accord found them, the story would LITERALLY be the same. This was not needed and is a gigantic PLOT HOLE.
Reason 2): It breaks the ENTIRE MORAL OF THE STORY. Including the REASON that Accord turns back into Discord: that Order ISN'T HARMONY. If Order alone ISN'