Cardfight!! Vanguard - Equestria Arc is a crossover fic between My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
and Cardfight!! Vanguard
on fimfiction.net written by Arthur Derpmanson. The fic can be found here
This fic contains the following examples
- Attack! Attack! Attack!: Applebloom uses a Nova Grappler deck.
- Black Knight: Midnight uses a Shadow Paladin deck, and so does Sweetie Belle later on.
- Cute and Psycho: Sweetie Belle in the later parts after acquiring PSY Qualia.
- Darker and Edgier: The author says that this fic plans to be one compared to the anime and manga.
- Everythings Better With Ninjas: Scootaloo uses a Murakumo deck.
- Expy: Several from the anime and manga.
- Sweetie Belle pretty much fills in the role of Aichi Sendou.
- Blade Blocker is literally Aichi as a pony.
- Spark Light is one of Toshiki Kai.
- Midnight Storm is one of Ren Suzugamori.
- Card Keeper is one of Shin.
- In terms of decks only, Diamond Tiara and Silver Spoon fill the roles of Asaka and Tetsu.
- It's All My Fault: Scootaloo blames herself for Sweetie Belle being brutally defeated by Midnight during Regionals and as a result, leaves the team.
- Large Ham: Rocket. Just Rocket.
- No Kill Like Overkill: In Chapter 23, Sweetie Belle defeats Dinky using Phantom Blaster Dragon, with 46000 power and 4 Criticals.
- Oh, Crap: Sweetie Belle when Midnight calls more Shadow Paladins to use Damned Charging Lance a 2nd time.
- Playing with Fire: Spark Light uses a Kagero deck.
- Spit Take: Spark does one with noodles in Chapter 24 when he sees that Sweetie Belle has joined Team Foo Fighter PSY.
- Time Skip: This fic takes place a few years after the series' canon. As such, the Cutie Mark Crusaders are a lot older and have already gotten their Cutie Marks.
- White Knight: Sweetie Belle uses a Royal Paladin deck until Chapter 24.