* Fluttershy's ArmourPiercingQuestion to Denarian!Rarity.
* Rarity defeating a lightning-flinging demon, using only low-grade telekinesis and her DowsingDevice spell.
** And later, disabling another by using a hairstyling spell to tie her RazorFloss hair into a bun.
* Derpy is a spy. Not the "cloak-and-dagger" assassination spy, but an informant-type spy. She's a mailmare, you'd see her everywhere and all the time. You start to subconsciously ignore her...which gives her the perfect opportunity to eavesdrop on any secret conversations you might be having...
* Harry makes his own Rainbow of Light from the friendship and faith of all the ponies in Canterlot. Doubles as a [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments Crowning Moment of Heartwarming]].
* Harry [[spoiler:convincing Pinkie to fight Discord's control of her and giving her and the other five Bearers of Harmony a soul in chapter 21.]]
* DyingMomentOfAwesome:[[spoiler:Jenkins' MutualKill against the KillerRabbit]] - acknowledged in-universe.
* In the Sequel, Harry responds to sunset Shimmer's Ultimatum by [[WhyDontYouJustShootHim pulling out his Gun and Shooting at her feet.]]