Swarm of the Century is the 10th episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
Parasprites, furry little multiplying creatures, descend upon Ponyville and begin to devour everything and it's up to the ponies to find a solution.
This episode started off as "Pied Piper Pinkie" on November 9, 2009. An extended outline was written on December 9, 2009 by M.A. Larson, when the episode was officially titled "Swarm of the Century". Larson wrote the first full script on January 6, 2010, and made revisions to it from January 13–21. Voice recording began on March 1.
The first animatic was submitted for review on June 1, 2010.
The first fully animated version was submitted for review on September 7, 2010.
The musical score was added to the episode on October 6, 2010.
Production was officially complete on November 10, 2010.
This episode features the following characters:
DVDs with this episode:
Adventures in Ponyville
(December 4, 2012)