My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic

The WORST episodes of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Princess Celestia sends her star pupil, the bookish unicorn Twilight Sparkle, to Ponyville to improve her socialization skills. Twilight quickly makes five new four-legged friends: Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy and Rarity. Each instilled with the respective spirits of magic, honesty, loyalty, laughter, kindness and generosity, the animals learn that by working together they can achieve the most important element of all: harmony.

Last Updated: 5/8/2022Network: Discovery Family
The Ending of the End (2)
36 votes

#1 - The Ending of the End (2)

Season 9 - Episode 25 - Aired 10/12/2019

Twilight Sparkle and her friends face their ultimate battle while Equestria is divided in disharmony.

Student Counsel
49 votes

#2 - Student Counsel

Season 9 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/8/2019

Starlight Glimmer relishes her role as school counselor and encourages the students to come to her anytime about anything, but she becomes overwhelmed and learns a lesson.

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A Matter of Principals
66 votes

#3 - A Matter of Principals

Season 8 - Episode 14 - Aired 8/4/2018

When Twilight Sparkle leaves Starlight Glimmer in charge of the School of Friendship, Discord gets frustrated and does his best to make Starlight's role impossible.

Directors: Denny Lu, Mike Myhre
A Horse Shoe In
31 votes

#4 - A Horse Shoe In

Season 9 - Episode 20 - Aired 9/14/2019

Starlight decides to hire a Vice Headmare in preparation to take over the School of Friendship from Twilight. But she soon realizes that hiring the right pony for the job is going to be a lot harder than she thought.

The Beginning of the End (2)
56 votes

#5 - The Beginning of the End (2)

Season 9 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/6/2019

As Twilight and the rest of the Mane Six struggle to come to terms with the destruction of the Tree and Elements of Harmony, King Sombra sets his sights on conquering all of Equestria.

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Non-Compete Clause
59 votes

#6 - Non-Compete Clause

Season 8 - Episode 9 - Aired 5/12/2018

Applejack and Rainbow Dash take the friendship students on a teamwork learning field trip, and accidentally show the students the opposite of teamwork.

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Inspiration Manifestation
215 votes

#7 - Inspiration Manifestation

Season 4 - Episode 23 - Aired 4/26/2014

Rarity loses her creativity and Spike finds a spell to help her get it back.

2, 4, 6, Greaaat
39 votes

#8 - 2, 4, 6, Greaaat

Season 9 - Episode 15 - Aired 8/10/2019

The School of Friendship is starting a buckball team and Rainbow Dash has to come to terms with the fact that she won't be coaching the team.

51 votes

#9 - Uprooted

Season 9 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/13/2019

The Young Six respond to a magical summons from the Tree of Harmony, only to learn it has been destroyed, and it is up to them to figure out how best to memorialize it.

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She's All Yak
44 votes

#10 - She's All Yak

Season 9 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/11/2019

When Sandbar asks Yona to a pony dance, she goes to Rarity and her friends for a makeover in appearance and personality.

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The End in Friend
46 votes

#11 - The End in Friend

Season 8 - Episode 17 - Aired 8/18/2018

Rarity and Rainbow Dash begin to question why they are friends when they can't find anything they both like to do together.

52 votes

#12 - Yakity-Sax

Season 8 - Episode 18 - Aired 8/25/2018

Pinkie Pie has a new hobby that she absolutely loves - playing the Zenithrash; when her friends discourage her from playing due to her lack of skill, it causes a series of events leading to Pinkie Pie possibly leaving Ponyville forever.

She Talks to Angel
32 votes

#13 - She Talks to Angel

Season 9 - Episode 18 - Aired 8/31/2019

When Fluttershy's and Angel Bunny's relationship hits the skids, Zecora gives them a potion to help them understand each other.

The Mean 6
54 votes

#14 - The Mean 6

Season 8 - Episode 13 - Aired 6/9/2018

Queen Chrysalis returns to exact her revenge on Starlight Glimmer and the Mane Six.

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The Last Crusade
37 votes

#15 - The Last Crusade

Season 9 - Episode 12 - Aired 6/15/2019

Unexpected visitors to Ponyville threaten to break up the Cutie Mark Crusaders forever.

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The Ending of the End (1)
34 votes

#16 - The Ending of the End (1)

Season 9 - Episode 24 - Aired 10/12/2019

Queen Chrysalis, Lord Tirek, and Cozy Glow unleash their unified might on Equestria, and it's up to the Mane Six to save the kingdom.

The Break Up Break Down
50 votes

#17 - The Break Up Break Down

Season 8 - Episode 10 - Aired 5/19/2018

It's Hearts and Hooves Day and Big Mac has romantic plans for Sugar Belle, but the day takes a turn when he overhears his special pony tell Mrs. Cake she's planning on breaking up with him!

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The Parent Map
64 votes

#18 - The Parent Map

Season 8 - Episode 8 - Aired 5/5/2018

Neither Starlight nor Sunburst have visited their parents in a long time, but when both are called by the map to their hometown, they discover their parents are at the center of the friendship problem.

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Horse Play
61 votes

#19 - Horse Play

Season 8 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/28/2018

Twilight Sparkle casts Princess Celestia in her play, only to discover Celestia's talents lie elsewhere.

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Grannies Gone Wild
67 votes

#20 - Grannies Gone Wild

Season 8 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/14/2018

Granny Smith and her friends are headed to Las Pegasus; Rainbow Dash tags along as a chaperone so she can ride the best rollercoaster ever before it closes.

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Dragon Dropped
33 votes

#21 - Dragon Dropped

Season 9 - Episode 19 - Aired 9/7/2019

Rarity worries she’s done something to upset Spike when he stops making time for her.

Sweet and Smoky
48 votes

#22 - Sweet and Smoky

Season 9 - Episode 9 - Aired 5/25/2019

Smolder returns to the Dragonlands with Spike and Fluttershy to help cheer up her sensitive brother, but when they arrive they discover the dragon eggs aren't hatching.

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A Trivial Pursuit
34 votes

#23 - A Trivial Pursuit

Season 9 - Episode 16 - Aired 8/17/2019

Twilight's hopes of keeping her Trivia Trot winning streak alive are waylaid when she's unexpectedly paired up with Pinkie Pie who has never been to a trivia night before!

Growing Up Is Hard to Do
29 votes

#24 - Growing Up Is Hard to Do

Season 9 - Episode 22 - Aired 9/28/2019

When the Cutie Mark Crusaders are magically transformed into grownups, they discover that growing up the right way means gaining experience and wisdom that simply can’t be rushed.

Friendship University
46 votes

#25 - Friendship University

Season 8 - Episode 16 - Aired 8/11/2018

When Twilight Sparkle discovers there's another School of Friendship, she and Rarity go to investigate and are shocked to discover that Twilight's idol and Pillar of Old Equestria, Star Swirl the Bearded, is enrolled at the school.