For questions about "My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic", a children's fantasy television series created by Lauren Faust and is part of the My Little Pony franchise. Always use in conjunction with the [my-little-pony] tag.
My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic was first released on October 10th, 2010, and is credited for rebooting the franchise and attracting a much wider audience than its preceding shows did.
Friendship is Magic questions should also be tagged my-little-pony.
The show features 6 main characters, referred to as the Mane Six. They are:
- Twilight Sparkle, the protagonist, who is a unicorn pony and potent magic user.
- Rainbow Dash, a competitive pegasus pony who helps control the weather.
- Rarity, a fashion conscious unicorn who works as a fashion design.
- Fluttershy, a pegasus pony who takes care of animals, but is shy and timid, until confronted.
- Pinkie Pie, an energetic pony who is known for throwing parties, and baking cakes.
- Applejack, a farm pony who works on her family's orchard, who espouses hard work.
The show is praised for the diverse cast who appeal to a variety of viewers.
The show is also responsible for the Brony phenomenon.