Trans Ponies is an unfinished My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic fan-comic by Tristanjsolarez that revolves around Rainbow Dash transitioning into living as a stallion.
The story begins when Rainbow Dash comes back home after seven months. He had left Ponyville to transition and has now come back after his transition is over. While at a party to celebrate coming back, Rainbow Dash is invited to a trans ponies support group.
This comic provides examples of:
- Art Evolution: The comic's art has developed over time. Most noticeably, it's also changed from hand-drawn to computer-drawn.
- Coming-Out Story: Trans Ponies revolves around Rainbow coming out and how his transition affects his life.
- Dead Fic: The comic hasn't updated since May 2015.
- Easy Sex Change: In Equestria, ponies don't worry about hormones or surgery. There's a magical procedure that automatically changes your body. The transition takes a few months.
- Fur Is Skin: The Original Character Sketchpad has dark orange fur and a black mane.
- Mythology Gag:
- Big Macintosh's friend Tex is a G1 pony.
- Rainbow Dash's mother is Firefly from G1. Rainbow is an expy of Firefly.
- Pretty Boy: Tex isn't feminine but he's softer looking than Rainbow Dash and Big Macintosh. Rainbow outright calls him a "pretty boy".
- Related in the Adaptation: Rainbow Dash is Firefly's son.
- Raging Stiffie: At the start of volume 2, Rainbow Dash wakes up with one after having a dream where he kisses Applejack. He has to take a cold shower afterwards.
- Transgender: Rainbow Dash is trans and comes out in the first few pages.