Dragon Dropped is the 19th Season 9 episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. It is also Rarity's and Spike's last episode of the series, and Gabby's last appearance on the show.


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

Production timeline

September 5, 2017 Began development on this date. Listed as #916.
November 17, 2017 Episode pushed back to #919.
February 7, 2018 Premise written by Josh Haber. The episode so far only featured Twilight, Rarity and Applejack out of the Mane Six.
February 21, 2018 Outline written. Pinkie Pie is written in.
March 21, 2018 First draft of the script written. Fluttershy is written in, while Pinkie's scene is moved to the end of the episode.
April 6, 2018 Second draft of the script written.
April 13–19, 2018 Final draft written. Rainbow Dash is written in.
May 25, 2018 Script locked polish. The first dialogue was recorded on April 27.
June 13, 2018 Voice recording in session.
September 26, 2018 Animatic submitted for review.
February 19, 2019 Client cut submitted for review.
March 28, 2019 Musical score added.
April 16, 2019 Final revisions made for the episode.


Main characters
05 - Rarity.png
07 - Spike.png
Other characters
01 - Twilight Sparkle.png
Twilight Sparkle
02 - Pinkie Pie.png
Pinkie Pie
03 - Fluttershy.png
04 - Rainbow Dash.png
Rainbow Dash
06 - Applejack.png

Home media

This episode is only available on digital platforms due to Shout! Factory's 10-year licensing rights having been expired as of 2019.

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