MLP Friendship is Magic - 'Beyond Equestria' Season 8 EXCLUSIVE Official Trailer 🦄

MLP Friendship is Magic - 'Beyond Equestria' Season 8 EXCLUSIVE Official Trailer 🦄

The trailer shown above was uploaded on February 17, 2018.


1. School Daze, part 1

When the Friendship Map grows bigger to reflect the world beyond Equestria, the Mane Six realize they'll need a way to spread the message of friendship far and wide. Luckily Twilight knows just what to do -- open a School of Friendship!

2. School Daze, part 2

With her School of Friendship closed by the EEA, Twilight Sparkle must reunite her students, inspire her friends, and buck the rules to stand up for what she knows is right –- everycreature, pony or not, deserves to learn friendship together.

3. The Maud Couple

Pinkie Pie's super-best-friend-sister bond is challenged when Maud gets a boyfriend that Pinkie can't stand.

4. Fake It 'Til You Make It

Fluttershy is the only pony available to look after the Manehattan boutique while Rarity is away and takes on a series of characters to cope with the intimidating clientele. But as her characters get more and more exaggerated, Fluttershy learns that she was already the best pony for the job just by being herself.

5. Grannies Gone Wild

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

6. Surf and/or Turf

The Cutie Mark Crusaders try to help a young Hippogriff figure out where he belongs. With family members on Mt. Aris as well as Sea Pony relatives in Seaquestria, he can't decide where to live. Unfortunately, the CMCs are so taken with both places, they can't decide either!

7. Horse Play

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

8. The Parent Map

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 they need to solve.

9. Non-Compete Clause

Applejack and Rainbow Dash take the friendship students on a teamwork learning field trip, and accidentally show the students how NOT to work together.

10. The Break Up Break Down

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

11. Molt Down

Spike struggles with a series of bizarre symptoms that Smolder explains is something all dragons go through in adolescence -- "the molt." To Spike's horror, Smolder also reveals an unfortunate "molt side-effect," that compels a molter's family to kick them out of the house!

12. Marks for Effort

The CMCs try to convince Twilight to let them into her School of Friendship, even though it's clear they've already mastered the curriculum.

13. The Mean 6

Queen Chrysalis returns, ready to exact her revenge on Starlight Glimmer and the Mane 6!

Release Dates

Episode title English
School Daze, part 1 March 24, 2018
School Daze, part 2
The Maud Couple March 31, 2018
Fake It 'Til You Make It April 7, 2018
Grannies Gone Wild April 14, 2018
Surf and/or Turf April 21, 2018
Horse Play April 28, 2018
The Parent Map May 5, 2018
Non-Compete Clause May 12, 2018
The Break Up Break Down May 19, 2018
Molt Down May 26, 2018
Marks for Effort June 2, 2018
The Mean 6 June 9, 2018

Character appearances

SAppearance without any dialogue
BAppearance (as a background pony)
DNo appearance, but has dialogue
NNo appearance
MNo appearance, but mentioned by another character
ANot yet released; appearance expected
RNot yet released; recommended for appearance but not guaranteed
NNot yet released; absolutely not recommended for appearance
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
Twilight Sparkle Y Y B Y M Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y A
Applejack Y Y B Y Y M Y N Y N N Y Y R
Pinkie Pie and/or Fluttershy Y Y Y Y S N Y N Y M Y Y Y R
Rainbow Dash Y Y B Y Y N Y N Y N N Y Y R
Rarity Y Y B Y S M Y N S M Y Y Y R
Spike Y Y B Y N N Y Y S Y Y Y N N
Starlight Glimmer Y Y Y B N N Y Y N N N Y Y R

Video Clips

Fundamentals of Magic

A short video series made by Princess Celestia. There are five episodes:

  1. Types of Magic (February 22, 2018)
  2. Magical Creatures (March 1, 2018)
  3. Spells (March 8, 2018)
  4. Magical Objects (March 15, 2018)
  5. When Magic Goes Wrong (March 22, 2018)

In each episode, Princess Celestia teaches her students in her class at the School for Gifted Unicorns the basics of magic.