Recap: My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic

Note: Episodes are listed in production ordernote . Original broadcast ordernote  when different and alternate titles, as well as season-wide details and information about episodes with no known title, will be noted with notesnote .

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    Season 1 
  1. "Friendship Is Magic, part 1"note : After being sent to Ponyville to prepare for the Summer Sun Celebration, Twilight Sparkle tries to find a way to stop the long-foretold return of the villainous Nightmare Moon.
  2. "Friendship Is Magic, part 2"note : Twilight, accompanied by five other ponies from the town, set out into the Everfree Forest to find the Elements of Harmony and stop Nightmare Moon.
  3. "The Ticket Master": Princess Celestia gives Twilight two tickets to the Grand Galloping Gala, and causes a rift in her friends when they fight over who will accompany her with the second ticket.
  4. "Applebuck Season": Applejack takes the place of an injured Big Macintosh to harvest her farm's orchard, but overwork and her refusal to accept help end up causing problems all over Ponyville.
  5. "Griffon the Brush Off": Rainbow Dash and Pinkie Pie bond by playing fun pranks on others, but Rainbow then gets reacquainted with her old griffon friend Gilda, and Pinkie Pie sees that her brand of pranks are just plain mean.
  6. "Boast Busters": A unicorn who calls herself the "great and powerful" Trixie comes to town and earns everyone's scorn with her obnoxious ego. When Twilight's friends want her to show her up with her magic, she is afraid to do so, fearing that she will be seen as a braggart like Trixie.
  7. "Dragonshy": Fluttershy is nervous when the Mane Six are tasked with disposing of a sleeping dragon whose smoke is littering the sky.
  8. "Look Before You Sleep": Twilight has a sleepover with Rarity and Applejack.
  9. "Bridle Gossip": Twilight and her friends find themselves with bizarre aliments that they believe have been brought on by a zebra's curse.
  10. "Swarm of the Century": Ponyville is overrun by Parasprites, tiny creatures that eat everything in their path and multiply constantly.
  11. "Winter Wrap Up": Twilight tries to find her place in the Ponyville community when it comes time to clean up winter and welcome springtime, a task that forbids the use of magic.
  12. "Call of the Cutie": Apple Bloom becomes concerned about her lack of a cutie mark, and she tries to find her special talent in time for Diamond Tiara's "cute-cenera" party.
  13. "Fall Weather Friends": Applejack and Rainbow Dash become ultra competitive against each other. Eventually, Applejack bets Rainbow can't win the Running of the Leaves race without flying.
  14. "Suited for Success": Rarity offers to make her friends new dresses for the Gala, but her friends' constant nitpicks get in the way of finishing them.
  15. "Feeling Pinkie Keen": Twilight vows to find out the scientific meaning behind Pinkie Pie's "pinkie sense" that allows her to predict the future.
  16. "Sonic Rainboom" Rainbow Dash goes to Cloudsdale to participate in a flying competition and her friends find a way to accompany her.
  17. "Stare Master": Fluttershy tries to foalsit the Cutie Mark Crusaders, but they turn out to be more of a hoof-ful than she thought.
  18. "The Show Stoppers": The Cutie Mark Crusaders enter a talent show in the hopes of getting their cutie marks.
  19. "A Dog and Pony Show": Rarity is abducted by Diamond Dogs to work in their mines, and Spike and the Mane Six try to come to her rescue.
  20. "Green Isn't Your Color": When Fluttershy is selected to be a fashion model by the famous photographer Photo Finish, both Rarity and Fluttershy try to hide their feelings about the situation for the sake of the other.
  21. "Over a Barrel": When Applejack and her friends visit the frontier settlement of Appleloosa to transplant an apple tree, they find that tensions between the pony settlers and the native buffalo are about to boil over.
  22. "A Bird in the Hoof": When Princess Celestia visits Ponyville and brings her ailing pet with her, Fluttershy decides to secretly nurse the bird back to health.
  23. "The Cutie Mark Chronicles": The Mane Six each tell the Cutie Mark Crusaders about how they got their cutie marks, and they all realize that that they might have a more special connection than they thought.
  24. "Owl's Well That Ends Well": Spike gets jealous when Twilight makes an owl named Owlowicious her second personal assistant.
  25. "Party of One": Pinkie believes her friends have grown sick of her parties and don't want to be friends anymore.
  26. "The Best Night Ever": Twilight and her friends all go to the Grand Galloping Gala, but their night doesn't go as well as planned.

    Season 2 
  1. "The Return of Harmony Part 1": The Mane Six are tasked with finding the Elements of Harmony and defeating the mad Discord, and they soon become victim to his mind games.
  2. "The Return of Harmony Part 2": Discord has turned Ponyville upside-down, and Twilight must find the Elements of Harmony to defeat him and save her friends.
  3. "Lesson Zero": Twilight is worried that she doesn't have a friendship lesson to report on for the week, but her friends are unconcerned.
  4. "Luna Eclipsed": Princess Luna visits Ponyville during Nightmare Night to try to make amends with the other ponies.
  5. "Sisterhooves Social": Sweetie Belle becomes angry with Rarity and decides she wants to be Applejack's sister instead.
  6. "The Cutie Pox": Apple Bloom gets inflicted with the Cutie Pox, which causes multiple cutie marks to appear all over her body.
  7. "May the Best Pet Win!": Rainbow Dash holds a competition to determine which animal will become her pet.
  8. "The Mysterious Mare Do Well": Rainbow Dash's status as the hero of Ponyville is challenged by the arrival of a mysterious masked pony known as Mare Do Well.
  9. "Sweet and Elite": Rarity finds unexpected popularity in Canterlot and ends up neglecting her friends back home.
  10. "Secret of My Excess": Spike's dragonistic greed gets the better of him, turning him into a diamond-eating monster.
  11. "Family Appreciation Day"note : After Diamond Tiara makes her feel embarrassed about Granny Smith, Apple Bloom tries to prevent her from attending Family Appreciation Day at school.
  12. "Baby Cakes"note : Pinkie Pie offers to babysit the Cakes' newborn twins while they're away, but she soon finds that the job is a lot more complicated that it seems.
  13. "Hearth's Warming Eve"note  The ponies put on a play about the founding of Equestria.
  14. "The Last Roundup": After Applejack leaves to win money for Ponyville at a rodeo in Canterlot, she sends a note to her friends saying that she's not returning. The others travel to Dodge Junction to find her and get the answer as to why she ran away from home.
  15. "The Super Speedy Cider Squeezy 6000": When demand for cider in Ponyville is too large for the Apple family to handle, two ponies with a cider making machine come to town to run them out of business.
  16. "Read It and Weep": While in the hospital recovering from a wing injury, Rainbow Dash gets invested in reading a Daring Do story, something she tries to keep a secret from her friends due to previously lambasting reading as for eggheads.
  17. "Hearts and Hooves Day": The Cutie Mark Crusaders use a potion to make Big Macintosh and Miss Cheerilee fall in love with each other, something they regret when they discover some very serious side effects to the potion.
  18. "A Friend in Deed": When an unhappy donkey comes to Ponyville, Pinkie Pie seeks to make him happy.
  19. "Putting Your Hoof Down": Fluttershy gets lessons in self-assertion from minotaur Iron Will, but the lessons work too well when she ends up turning into a big jerk.
  20. "It's About Time": When Twilight receives a message from the future warning her that something terrible will happen, she races against the clock to prevent the tragedy from occurring.
  21. "Dragon Quest": In order to understand his nature, Spike joins other dragons.
  22. "Hurricane Fluttershy": Rainbow Dash seeks to break a world record for wind power, but the one who can help with this goal, Fluttershy, isn't confident in her abilities.
  23. "Ponyville Confidential": The Cutie Mark Crusaders become reporters for their school's newspaper, the Foal Free Press, and start a gossip column to satisfy editor Diamond Tiara's demands for "juicy" stories. But they soon find that their stories aren't worth the pain and embarrassment it causes their fellow ponies.
  24. "MMMystery on the Friendship Express": While on the train to Canterlot for a cooking festival, Pinkie Pie finds that her delectable entry had been bitten into and vows to find out who done it.
  25. "A Canterlot Wedding - Part 1": Twilight and her friends are invited to the wedding of her older brother Shining Armor and her old foalsitter Princess Cadance. While Twilight deals with her conflicting emotions about the soon-to-be-married couple, she sees that Cadance has apparently changed since her foalhood.
  26. "A Canterlot Wedding - Part 2": Twilight has to find a way to defeat Chrysalis, queen of the Changelings, and save her brother, the wedding, and all of Equestria.

    Season 3 
  1. "The Crystal Empire - Part 1": When the mysterious Crystal Empire returns from its exile, Twilight, Shining Armor and Cadance attempt to prevent King Sombra from taking it over.
  2. "The Crystal Empire - Part 2": Under orders to complete this mission by herself, Twilight attempts to find the Crystal Heart and keep it from Sombra.
  3. "Too Many Pinkie Pies": Pinkie Pie finds a way to make copies of herself, allowing her to spend time with all of her friends at once.
  4. "One Bad Apple": Apple Bloom's cousin Babs Seed comes to visit, and she tries to get her to become a fellow Cutie Mark Crusader. But things take a turn for the worse when Babs instead joins Diamond Tiara and Silver Spoon in bullying her and her friends.
  5. "Magic Duel": Trixie returns to exact revenge on Twilight and bring Ponyville to its knees, with the aid of a magical amulet she found in a shop.
  6. "Sleepless in Ponyville" Scootaloo starts having nightmares on a camping trip after Rainbow Dash tells a scary story.
  7. "Wonderbolts Academy" Rainbow Dash is accepted into the Wonderbolt's training camp and leaves to train with them for a week.
  8. "Just for Sidekicks"note : While his friends are away, Spike has to take care of their pets.
  9. "Apple Family Reunion"note : Applejack is tasked with organizing the Apple's family reunion, but she goes overboard in trying to create extravagant activities that she'll hope to remember forever.
  10. "Spike at Your Service"note : After Applejack saves his life, Spike vows to become her servant.
  11. "Keep Calm and Flutter On"note : Princess Celestia tasks Twilight and her friends with trying to reform Discord, but Fluttershy is the only one willing to give him a chance.
  12. "Games Ponies Play": Twilight and her friends are asked to give a warm reception to the official games inspector to help ensure the Crystal Empire is chosen to host the prestigious Equestria Games.
  13. "Magical Mystery Cure": Twilight accidentally switches up her friends' cutie marks and, in trying to fix her error, manages to fulfill her ultimate destiny.

My Little Pony: Equestria Girls
When the Element of Magic is stolen, Twilight jumps through a magic mirror to an alternate dimension to find it, arriving at a high school with five human girls who look just like her friends.

    Season 4 
  1. "Princess Twilight Sparkle - Part 1": As Twilight comes to grips with her new position as Princess and her new alicorn form, a mysterious threat from the Everwood Forest threatens Equestria.
  2. "Princess Twilight Sparkle - Part 2": As the vines continue to invade, the Mane Six must make the ultimate sacrifice to save everyone.
  3. "Castle Mane-ia": In seeking clues dealing with the mysterious Tree of Harmony, the Mane Six return to the old castle where the Princesses once ruled.
  4. "Daring Don't": After hearing that the release of the latest Daring Do book has been delayed, Rainbow Dash seeks to find the answer as to why, and she ends up discovering a shocking secret about the series' author.
  5. "Flight to the Finish": The Cutie Mark Crusaders train for a routine in hope of carrying the flag at the Equestria Games. But after Scootaloo receives harsh words from Diamond Tiara and Silver Spoon about not being able to fly like a normal pegasus, she starts focusing on trying to improve her flight.
  6. "Power Ponies": Spike and the Mane Six are sucked into a superhero comic book, and have to fight the villain Mane-iac to escape.
  7. "Bats!": Fluttershy and Applejack clash on what to do with a swarm of vampire fruit bats that have infested the orchards at Sweet Apple Acres, but disaster strikes when Fluttershy turns into a bat-pony after one of Twilight's spells backfires.
  8. "Rarity Takes Manehattan": Rarity tries to submit a dress she made into a fashion competition in Manehattan, but a rival takes advantage of her generosity and steals her design.
  9. "Pinkie Apple Pie"note : Pinkie Pie teams up with the Apple family to discover if she might be connected to them as family.
  10. "Rainbow Falls": When Soarin is injured during practice for the Equestria Games qualifications, Rainbow Dash must decide between aiding her idols or her friends.
  11. "Pinkie Pride" note : When Cheese Sandwich comes to town, a jealous Pinkie Pie attempts to prove she's the better party thrower.
  12. "Three's A Crowd" note : Bonding time between Twilight and Cadance is interrupted when they have to attend to an ill Discord.
  13. "Simple Ways": Rarity tries to win the heart of a famous writer, but when she finds that he is more interested in Applejack, she decides to imitate her rustic charm.
  14. "Filli Vanilli": When Big Macintosh loses his voice before a Pony Tones concert, Fluttershy sings backstage while he lip-synchs.
  15. "Twilight Time": The Cutie Mark Crusaders try to become popular at school by taking advantage of Twilight's fame as a princess.
  16. "It Ain't Easy Being Breezies": Fluttershy attempts to aid a group of Breezies rejoin with its herd.
  17. "Somepony to Watch Over Me": When Applejack become a little too overprotective of Apple Bloom, the filly runs off to prove that she doesn't need to be constantly watched.
  18. "Trade Ya!"note : Twilight Sparkle's popularity as princess goes a little overboard at a trading show.
  19. "Maud Pie"note : Pinkie Pie introduces her friends to her sister Maud Pie, but they have trouble trying to become friends with her.
  20. "For Whom the Sweetie Belle Toils"note  Sweetie Belle, in a bout of jealous rage, sabotages a dress created by Rarity for an important client. Later that night, Princess Luna steps into Sweetie's dreams to show her the potential consequences of her actions.
  21. "Leap of Faith"note : The Flim Flam Brothers return, trying to peddle a tonic that could heal all ails.
  22. "Testing Testing 1, 2, 3"note : Rainbow Dash is preparing for an important test, but Twilight's attempts at helping her study prove futile.
  23. "Inspiration Manifestation": Rarity obtains a mysterious book, which puts her over the edge in desire.
  24. "Equestria Games": Spike's nerves get the better of him when he is chosen to light the torch at the Equestria Games.
  25. "Twilight's Kingdom - Part 1": As the Mane Six attempt to figure out how to open the mysterious chest, Lord Tirek begins his attack on Equestria.
  26. "Twilight's Kingdom - Part 2": With Discord on Tirek's side, the princesses give Twilight their power. However, a much greater power is revealed to finally put Tirek in his place.

My Little Pony: Equestria Girls Rainbow Rocks
When three Sirens use their mind-control inducing singing to threaten Canterlot High, Twilight must compose a musical counter-spell to stop them. At the same time, a reformed Sunset Shimmer tries to regain the trust and friendship of her classmates.

    Season 5 
  1. "The Cutie Map - Part 1": In Twilight's new castle, the Mane Six find a magical map that leads them to a mysterious town where its inhabitants have given up their cutie marks.
  2. "The Cutie Map - Part 2": After their cutie marks are removed, the Mane Six attempt to get them back, and they end up discovering a startling secret about the unicorn that took them.
  3. "Castle Sweet Castle": Twilight misses her destroyed library, so her friends try to make her feel at home at her new castle.
  4. "Bloom & Gloom": Apple Bloom's anxieties over her lack of a cutie mark brings forth some frightening nightmares.
  5. "Tanks for the Memories": Rainbow Dash tries to stop winter from coming to Ponyville so Tank won't have to hibernate underground.
  6. "Appleoosa's Most Wanted": The Cutie Mark Crusaders try to get their cutie marks by apprehending the outlaw Trouble Shoes and saving Appleoosa's rodeo.
  7. "Make New Friends but Keep Discord": Discord becomes jealous when Fluttershy asks Tree Hugger to be her date to the Grand Galloping Gala instead of him.
  8. "The Lost Treasure of Griffonstone": Pinkie Pie and Rainbow Dash have conflicting ideas on how to solve a friendship problem in Griffonstone. Meanwhile, Rainbow Dash reunited with Gilda, and is still pretty sore about their last encounter.
  9. "Slice of Life": The 100th episode of the series. While the Mane Six are away fighting a monster, the ponies of Ponyville rush in organizing and attending the wedding of Cranky Doodle Donkey and Matilda.
  10. "Princess Spike": While Twilight is recuperating, Spike starts making decisions in her name, and lets his new authority go to his head.
  11. "Party Pooped": Pinkie Pie tries to discover how to appease some aggressive Yak diplomats.
  12. "Amending Fences": Twilight travels to Canterlot to rekindle some old friendships from before she moved to Ponyville.
  13. "Do Princesses Dream of Magic Sheep?": The Mane Six help Princess Luna battle a nightmare monster called the Tantabus.
  14. "Canterlot Boutique": Rarity opens a new fashion boutique in Canterlot, but her manager's demands stifle her creative spirit.
  15. "Scare Master"note : Fluttershy tries to face her fears so she can join in on Nightmare Night with her friends.
  16. "Rarity Investigates!"note : In this parody of film noir, Rarity tries to prove Rainbow Dash innocent of an offense she didn't commit.
  17. "Made in Manehattan"note : Rarity and Applejack help Coco Pommel restore an old stage and revitalize interest in stage acting theater.
  18. "Brotherhooves Social"note : While Applejack was away in Manehattan in the last episode, Apple Bloom was forced to take Big Macintosh with her to the Sisterhooves Social.
  19. "Crusaders of the Lost Mark"note : While assisting Pipsqueak in campaigning against Diamond Tiara for school president, the Cutie Mark Crusaders discover another side to their nemesis, and they soon come to realize that their special talents may be helping others find theirs.
  20. "The One Where Pinkie Pie Knows"note : Pinkie Pie finds out that Shining Armor and Cadance are going to have a foal, but she is told to keep the big news a secret until the couple arrive and tell Twilight themselves. Can she resist the urge to tell until then?
  21. "Hearthbreakers"note : Applejack's family comes down to the rock farm of Pinkie Pie's family, but their Hearth's Warming Day traditions are very different from each other's.
  22. "What About Discord?": When Twilight returns from a trip to see that her friends have become close to Discord, she suspects that he may be up to something.
  23. "The Hooffields and McColts": Twilight and Fluttershy are tasked with settling a feud between two families who don't know why they're feuding.
  24. "The Mane Attraction": Countess Coloratura, an old friend of Applejack's, has gone on to become a famous pop star, but Applejack fears that her manager Svengallop doesn't have her best interests at heart.
  25. "The Cutie Re-Mark - Part 1": Starlight Glimmer returns with a plan to go back in time and change the history of Equestria.
  26. "The Cutie Re-Mark - Part 2" - The Mane Six try to stop Starlight from changing the past — but can they?

My Little Pony: Equestria Girls Friendship Games
It's time for the Friendship Games, a scholastic and athletic competition between Canterlot High and their rivals Crystal Prep. Canterlot High tries to break their losing streak while Crystal Prep student Twilight Sparkle tries to get to the bottom of the strange occurrences around Canterlot High.

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My Little Pony: Equestria Girls Legend of Everfree
[1] (2016) note 

Feature Film (2017)note