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TV Episodes The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic  

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There are so many good episodes of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "The Perfect Pear" the best, or is "A Canterlot Wedding: Part 2" your favorite episode of Friendship Is Magic? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic are, let's rank every Friendship Is Magic episode from best to worst.

Based on toy maker Hasbro's My Little Pony series, My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic centers on Twilight Sparkle's journey to Ponyville and the friendships she forges there and the life lessons learned. My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic was created by Lauren Faust and premeired on the Hub Network on October 10, 2010. On October 6, 2017, a theatrical release based on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic entitled My Little Pony: The Movie was released in the United States.

Vote up your favorite episodes of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Friendship Is Magic is Magic episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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The Cutie Mark Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 1 Episode 23: Frustrated with their lack of success, The Cutie Mark Crusaders seek out Twilight and the rest of the ponies to learn the stories of how they got their cutie marks.

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The Perfect Pear is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 7 Episode 13: The Apple Siblings learn about their parent’s love story and find out that they’re half Pear.

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Hurricane Fluttershy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 22: Fluttershy struggles to overcome her fear of public humiliation so she can help Rainbow Dash and the other pegasi create a Tornado powerful enough to lift the water required for Rainy Season up into the cloud-producing city of Cloudsdale.

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Family Appreciation Day is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 11: Apple Bloom does everything she can think of to stop Granny Smith from speaking to her class and causing everlasting embarrassment.

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Winter Wrap Up is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 1 Episode 11: Twilight Sparkle does her best to prepare for the upcoming Winter Wrap-Up without relying on her magic to help.

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It's About Time is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 20: Twilight drives herself to distraction trying to forestall some future disaster after she receives a vague warning from her future self.

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Twilight's Kingdom Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 4 Episode 26: In order to protect their magic, as well as the fate of Equestria, Princess Celestia, Princess Luna, and Princess Cadance transfer all of their magical power to Twilight.

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Slice of Life is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 5 Episode 9: With Twilight Sparkle, Fluttershy, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, and Rarity busy battling a monster, the rest of Ponyville scrambles to make it to a wedding on time.

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Pinkie Pride is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 4 Episode 11: Pinkie Pie finds her status as "super-duper party pony" in jeopardy when the mysterious Cheese Sandwich comes to town and offers to plan an epic party for Rainbow Dash.

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A Canterlot Wedding- Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 25: Twilight is confused by her conflicting feelings when she finds out her brother Shining Armor is marrying Celestia's niece Mi Amore.

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The Return of Harmony- Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 2: Discord's mischief causes a rift between the six friends and renders the Elements of Harmony useless. Twilight needs to rekindle their friendship in order to use the Elements against Discord.

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A Canterlot Wedding- Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 26: Twilight saves her brother and all of ponykind by freeing the real Mi Amore and defeating Queen Chrysalis, a changeling that had assumed Mi Amore's appearance in an attempt to take over Equestria.

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Flight to the Finish is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 4 Episode 5: The Cutie Mark Crusaders vie for the honor of carrying the Ponyville flag at the Equestria Games. Problems arise when Scootaloo becomes convinced that the best way to represent Ponyville is to fly during their routine.

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A Royal Problem is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 7 Episode 10: Starlight Glimmer is sent to solve a friendship problem between Princess Celestia and Princess Luna. When it’s clear that the problem is that the royal sisters don’t appreciate one another, Starlight impulsively switches their cutie marks!

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Luna Eclipsed is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 4: It's Nightmare Night and the macabre celebrations are in full swing when Luna herself shows up in Ponyville, determined to change her frightening public image.

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Sisterhooves Social is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 5: Sweetie Belle disowns Rarity as her sister when she refuses to participate in a rough and tumble celebration of sisterly unity.

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The Cutie Map: Part II is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 5 Episode 2: The Mane 6 have had their Cutie Marks taken and must find a way to get them back. When a deep dark secret is revealed about the pony who took them, they think they may have the answer.

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The Return of Harmony - Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 2 Episode 1: The peace of Equestria is threatened when Discord, spirit of Chaos, escapes from his imprisonment in stone. Twilight and her friends must defeat him using the Elements of Harmony. If only they can find them!

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Sonic Rainboom is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 1 Episode 16: When Twilight uses her magic to give Rarity wings so that she can watch Rainbow Dash compete in a race, Rarity is so taken with her new ability that she disrupts the competition.

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Amending Fences is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 5 Episode 12: When Twilight realizes what a bad friend she was before moving to Ponyville, she and Spike return to Canterlot to make amends to her former friends.

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The Cutie Re-Mark Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 5 Episode 26: Princess Twilight's efforts to stop Starlight from altering the past continue, but she fears that they may be in vain.

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Party of One is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 1 Episode 25: Confused and discouraged, Pinkie Pie goes on a mission to find out why her friends are avoiding her most recent party invitation.

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Twilight's Kingdom Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 4 Episode 25: When a villain escapes Tartarus, Princess Celestia choses Discord to help track him down instead of Princess Twilight. In an effort to prove she has an important role to play in Equestria, Twilight turns her focus to trying to open the chest she received from the Tree of Harmony.

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Filli Vanilli is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 4 Episode 14: When a member of the singing group the Ponytones has to drop out of an important performance, Fluttershy takes drastic measures to ensure the show goes on.

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Princess Twilight Sparkle Part... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of My Little Pony:Friendship Is Magic
Season 4 Episode 1: Now that she is a Princess, Twilight Sparkle has an important new role to play in the Summer Sun Celebration. But those plans are put on hold when Princess Luna and Princess Celestia go missing.