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Cuz I love to see you Beam Beam Beam!
" WARNING: The following content may cause smiles, tears, face strains, confusion, seizures, breathing difficulties, disorientation, involuntary limb spasms, severe chair dancing and an elevated sense of happiness. Please consult a health physician before watching."
A video by
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
and using a remixed version of Pinkie's
It starts off innocently enough
with Pinkie running through a field towards her friends Applejack, Twilight Sparkle, and Rarity, who are relaxing under a tree on a checkered blanket. Twilight even sees her and gives a friendly wave.
However, once she gets close enough, she leaps into the air and
decapitates Twilight with a roundhouse kick
. And from there, it only gets worse...
This Video Has Examples of: Anypony Can Die : Apparently, laughing Apocalypse How at the most cheerful, energetic, joy-spreading pony in Ponyville can cause one. Asshole Victim: Applejack, who did get enjoyment out of seeing Pinkie Pie kill Rarity. Ax-Crazy: Pinkie Pie. The Bad Guy Wins Battle Aura: Pinkie Pie emits pink electricity after her explosive recovery. Beware the Nice Ones: Fluttershy delivers quite a beatdown on Pinkie. Pinkie counts too, seeing as her friends had no freaking idea that she was about to flip. Big Damn Heroes: Dashie saves Applejack from getting pummeled by Pinkie Pie. At least for the moment. Bloodless Carnage: Averted. Body Wipe: The camera swiftly zooms out of Pinkie Pie's cutie mark as she is galloping across the field. Bolt of Divine Retribution: Uniquely subverted. Rainbow Dash bears a cutie mark of a lightning bolt and ambushes Pinke Pie, whose actions go against everything that represents friendship under Princess Celestia's rule. Combat Pragmatist: Pinkie uses a bar of lyrics from the video as a blunt weapon against Fluttershy. Cool Shades: Rainbow Dash sports a pair while flying. Cruel and Unusual Death: Many. Curbstomp Cushion: Fluttershy managed to give Pinkie Pie an ass-kicking that would destroy any other pony, but it wasn't enough to stop her from destroying the planet. Dangerous Forbidden Technique: Averted. Pinkie Pie did not hesitate in using the mountain-sized energy sphere that was enough to destroy the planet. Death by Looking Up: Rarity. Disproportionate Retribution: According to the description of the video, Pinkie Pie is getting back at her friends for laughing at her. Does This Remind You of Anything?: What other character do you know that murders countless victims with a smile on his face? : Being laughed at was enough to motivate Pinkie Pie into Driven to Suicide blowing herself up and the planet. : Earth-Shattering Kaboom The End. Energy Ball: How Pinkie took out Fluttershy and the entire planet. Evil Is Petty: Why is Pinkie commiting these atrocities? Becuase she grew tired of her own Element of Harmony. Exact Words: Pinkie Pie says "I love to see you beam beam" at a certain point in the song right as she fires an energy beam in the video. Expressive Ears: When a pony's ears droop, bad shit's about to happen. Family Unfriendly Deaths: The warning text did mentioned that the video should watched by everybody, including children. The way that the characters are killed off may not sit well with some parents. Freeze-Frame Bonus: Rarity's grave appears on the right side of the screen as Dashie is kicking Pinkie in the face. When Fluttershy is delivering a smackdown on Pinkie, for a split second the two of them appear to be laughing and hugging. From Bad to Worse: Pinkie Pie goes from murdering her friends to murdering her friends with Super Saiyan powers! Future Shadowing: You can see a planet exploding behind the Warning text in the beginning of the video. Gorn: A staple of the animator's works. The Hero Dies: Twilight Sparkle is the main protagonist of the show, and gets killed off first. Fluttershy, who is arguably the main protagonist of the video, attempt to avenge her friends. Woe, as she, and all others, fall. Heroic Second Wind: Inverted. Pinkie Pie gets grounded into the dirt by Dashie's supersonic kick, appearing mortally wounded or dead. It only takes a moment for her to get back up stronger than before. Hitler Cam: An extreme variant. The close-up of Pinkie Pie's... "nether regions" has stirred up some controversy among viewers. While some may argue that the shot was to depict her as an "unstoppable force", establishing awe and reverence, and that it was harmless since all characters depicted in the video lack attributes, others have debated that it attracted another kind of attention. Hope Spot: It appears for a while that Fluttershy will put an end to Pinkie's rampage. Irony: Pinkie is a cheerful, loving pony who leaves a maelstrom of death and destruction in her wake. Kamehamehadoken: How Pinkie took out Applejack. : That Pinkie did. Kill 'em All : Leaning on the Fourth Wall Pinkie uses the actual subtitles to stop Fluttershy from pummeling her. Made of Iron: Pinkie takes a Sonic Rainboom-powered kick to the face and a No-Holds-Barred Beatdown and gets up, completely unruffled, every time. Meteor Move: Pinkie kills Rainbow with a Type A (into a Type B). Fluttershy smacks Pinkie with a Type C, but she manages to counter with her own Type A. Metronomic Man Mashing: Fluttershy, of all ponies, gives a brutal one to Pinkie. Mood Whiplash: Without question how the video got its fame. A great many reaction clips on Youtube show viewers demonstrating this very trope. Mugging the Monster: Pinkie eliminates the most badass of the Mane 6 like sitting ducks and targets Fluttershy. The former soon discovered that the latter wouldn't go down so easily. My God, What Have I Done?: Pinkie's face transitions from a creepy smile to a distorted tearful frown after zapping Fluttershy. It is uncertain whether it's regret or an insatiable urge to kill again. New Powers as the Plot Demands: It is never explained where and how Pinkie Pie acquired the abilities to discharge energy blasts from her hooves or even fly. Nightmare Face: Pinkie Pie's "smile" is enough to give anyone nightmares. No-Holds-Barred Beatdown: Fluttershy delivers this on Pinkie before she regains control. Noodle Incident: The description of the video does not explain why Twilight, Rarity, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, or Fluttershy were laughing at Pinkie Pie in the first place, nor does it include any insight on the circumstances that lead to Pinkie seeking revenge. Off with Her Head!: Happens to Twilight. Oh, Crap: Each of the remaining Mane 6 has this reaction as Pinkie Pie grows more powerful and dangerous. Omnicidal Maniac: Pinkie, as well as being a... Person of Mass Destruction: A better term would be "Pony of Global Destruction." Refuge in Audacity: The over-the-top nature of the video works in its favor. Roaring Rampage of Revenge: Fluttershy. And arguably, Pinkie Pie. Roundhouse Kick: How Pinkie took out Twilight. Shadow of Impending Doom Shout-Out: The Ki Attacks, Rapid-Fire Fisticuffs, and all the fighting left exlusively to the ponies that could fly are an obvious homage to Dragon Ball Z. Slasher Smile: Pinkie Pie sports one a little too well. Soundtrack Dissonance: The lyrics to the song expresses how Pinkie wants to make everypony smile and make their day a happy one, yet in the video, she is killing her friends off one by one in increasingly sadistic ways. Stealth Pun: Rainbow Dash was unable to stop Pinkie Pie's assault and take credit for it. She gets her intestines stomped out through her mouth soon after. This can be seen as a literal example of "No Guts, No Glory." Sudden Downer Ending / Twist Ending: Not only does Pinkie Pie succeed in murdering all of her friends, she also kills off every single character in the MLP canon, including herself, by destroying the planet. Sugar Apocalypse: It was a beautiful day for ponies to relax in a gorgeous green field, right up until a certain pink pony showed up... : Pinkie's last-ditch effort to defeat Suicide Attack Fluttershy ended up as this. Surprise Creepy Taking You with Me: Pinkie uses a gigantic ki sphere that kills Fluttershy and herself, along with everyone on the planet. Tempting Fate: Fighting back and attacking Pinkie Pie will only make her stronger. Unfortunately, Fluttershy didn't get that message. Thing-O-Meter: Apparently Pinkie has a "Kill-O-Meter" in her head, divided into five levels: Safe, Not Safe, Run, Super Saiyan, and You're Fucked. This Is Gonna Suck: Fluttershy has this reaction towards Pinkie's Energy Orb that almost completely covered the sky, and was aimed right at her. Three-Point Landing: Pinkie on Rarity's face. Too Dumb to Live: Applejack doesn't find it the least bit alarming that Pinkie Pie slaughtered Twilight and Rarity right in front of her. Instead, she just sat there. One has to wonder she would gleefully watch another Earth pony kill two unicorns. why The Unsmile: Some first-time watchers get suspicious that this isn't as cute and cheerful as the music implies because Pinkie's smile is a little too big... Visual Pun: Pinkie Pie uses pink ki blasts to attack her friends. : Played straight Woobie, Destroyer of Worlds literally.