The Mine Cart minigame can now be accessed from an icon on the bottom left like the Equestria Girls dance
New type of rewards: Events
Events are timed objectives (ranging from one day to one week) which offer up to three rewards depending on how far you can fill the meter within the time limit. The final reward can be some of the new ponies or decorations, lesser rewards can be bits, shards, hearts or wheels.
Level Cap increased to 80
New travel interface allowing you to choose which area to travel to, with icons showing if an area has active quests (number in the icon) or shops to collect from (icon showing a coin).
Griffons Are on Their Way! Did you know that Gilda the Griffon, an old friend of Rainbow Dash, can fly and stand on clouds? Gilda and her friends were so impressed by the beauty of Equestria that they decided to take a detour on the way to Ponyville! They will join the party really soon!
Speed of Mine Cart game seems to have increased, leading to players easily crashing into double barrels at end of dips.
If the video button for clothing materials does not appear, switching to a different pony might make it appear. Some players have reported the removal of the video button in Rarity's Boutique, whilst others still see it. Could be by region/join date.
Released: November 29, 2016 (iOS) / December 1, 2016 (Android).
An awesome My Little Pony update is here!
TRAVELING PONIES: The Golden Horseshoe Hotel is ready to pop up in your Ponyville. It attracts herds of unique ponies to come and stay for a limited time, but you can complete tasks to convince them to settle in Equestria for good.
Released: March 9, 2017 (IOS)/March 10, 2017 (Android).
Hungry for adventure? Daring Do is rushing to your Equestria with a new Mega Event based on the exciting"Stranger than Fan Fiction"episode from the show.Uncover ancient mysteries sand become a true treasure hunter.
NEW CHARACTERS: Explore new friendships with Quibble Pants, Muffins, and other fans from the convention.You may even have a run in with the nefarious Dr.Caballeron and his goons!
NEW BUILDING: Build your own Temple of Chicomoztoc and Caballeron's Camp.
NEW DÉCOR: Add cool decorations,including the awesome Sapphire Stand and the frightening Cipactli to plunge yourself into the adventure!
But hurry! Wait too long and all this cool stuff will become just a work of fiction...
NEW STORYLINE: Enjoy the Sunset Festival and stop Queen Chrysalis's invasion in a thrilling adventure based on the Season 6 finale, "To Where and Back Again".
NEW MAP: Explore the dangerous Changeling Kingdom, a new location where magic doesn't work. You'll have be extra resourceful and smart to rescue your friends and defeat Queen Chrysalis!
27 NEW CHARACTERS: Help the Changelings morph into their beautiful new form so you can welcome them to your town, along with Thorax, an adorable Griffon and more!
NEW BUILDINGS & DÉCOR: Beautify your Sunset Festival with flags, banners and more. There are also 2 cute new shops, including Discord's Pumpkin and Trixie's Wagon.
The entire game received a visual overhaul. Many elements on the main screen were relocated and/or removed, while many individual features had a new interface. Update 3.6 finishes the overhaul with a new look for the Balloon Pop mini-game.
All pony and decoration prizes in all Balloon Pop games now award an extra 50 .
Upon arriving, a pony can now play the Ball Bounce mini-game immediately.
The last 30 seconds of a timer can now be skipped for free.
NEW LIMITED-TIME STORY: Why did Tempest Shadow suddenly appear in Ponyville? What are her true intentions? Only you and The Cutie Mark Crusaders can find out and defeat Ursa Minor in “Story of a Storm.”
22 AWESOME NEW CHARACTERS: Welcome Tempest Shadow and her childhood friends, plus many more adorable ponies including some cool yaks from the latest season of the TV show!
11 NEW BUILDINGS: Dig a Spooky Cave and brew up a Potion Workshop for this limited-time story event! You can also build a colossal Coliseum, a cute Shroom Shop, a terrific Terrarium and more!
8 NEW DECORATIONS: Make your town even more magical with the Shady Bushes, Yak Guardians, Yak Fire Pit, Rainbow Falls and other awesome additions!
The Cutie-mark Crusaders can be seen in all location except Everfree Forest.
FRESH DECORATIONS: Give your Klugetown that seafaring feel with the Pirates' Skiff, Pirate Flag, Abyssinian Figurine, Palm Grove, Market Tents, Lighthouse and Pirates' Chest.
Current Map change to official My Little Pony 2017 movie map and you can select town on the menu below.
Equestria Girls mini-game bonus has changed. All boost is now 10, 20 and 100% instead of 2,4 and 8 and the highest cost is 15 for 100%, 5 for 20% and 2000 for 10%.
Mane 6 pony task that requires another pony in another place can now travel along.
You can straight away assign characters to do special tasks without having to worry about them being "unassigned". Eg, Twilight can visit Forsythia while both of them still work at Joke Shop.
Clear Sky Balloon pop has been replaced by Klugetown Balloon pop.
Crystal Mine Game prices has been increased including upgrades but multiplier has been increased from 4 to 10x but price has increased to the Window version of 5 and 12,000 for 2x. Amount of Wheels have been decreased from 5 to 3.
Starlight Glimmer now also appear in Ponyville and lives in the same location as the cutie mark crusaders.
In Crystal Mine Game, you can now get any element shards regardless of distance.
Version 4.1Update 4.1 was released on 6th December 2017 to once again celebrate Hearth's Warming Eve. The update introduces Pharynx the changeling and his metamorphosed counterpart, as well as new hippogriffs and ponies, plus two new events and several major changes.
Lyra & Bon Bon Save Hearth's Warming Eve: Dr. Whooves has opened a portal to the past, to observe the Hearth's Warming Eve legend. But things went awry and he accidentally released the Windigos! Only Bon Bon and Lyra can come to the rescue and send back the Windigos before they ruin the holidays for everypony!
COOL NEW CHARACTERS: Give a warm welcome to Pharynx and other transformed Changelings in your Equestria. Pinkie Pie’s sisters Limestone Pie and Marble Pie are also coming in for the holidays, as well as legendary characters from the past including the Reformed Windigo!
ALL PLAY AND NO WORK: Twilight and friends used their magic to make all shops produce goods independently! Now your pony pals can use their free time for grand adventures and cool tasks -- earning YOU awesome rewards!
STAR REWARDS: When your ponies gain stars, you'll earn cool rewards depending on how many stars they have altogether! Further info is available on your Profile page!
24 new characters added.
Star Mastery system added, which awards prizes to the player for reaching certain sums of character stars.
The cost to play mini-games has increased tremendously (up to 69,000 or 20 ), but the multipliers has also been increased (up to 150x). These costs and multipliers also seem to scale with player level progression.
Shops no longer need to have ponies assigned and they automatically produce the cheaper item (this apparently cannot be changed). As a result, pony costumes that used to reward extra bits from shops now gives bonuses on pony tasks instead.
Gem shops produced more gems overall during the first days of the update, but as of the first event patch on December 8th, they were heavily nerfed to produce even less gems than before Update 4.1. This has been later reverted as of December 13th.
A shop count is now available in the Profile page.
Version 4.2Update 4.2 was released on February 10th 2018 in celebration of Hearts and Hooves day.
What's New (Official announcement)
The Campfire Tales continue with the magical Legend of Mistmane! Spread true beauty throughout your Equestria by downloading this update full of new ponies, buildings and decorations now. You’re also sure to fall in love with all the new Hearts & Hooves Day content as well!
LEGENDARY PONIES: Bring the story to life by adding Young Mistmane, Sable Spirit and many other ponies from the campfire story to your town.
The pony album is now interactive. Similar to the Pony Editor, you can turn the character on the page around, and if the player taps on a pony, that pony would do an animation (along with dialogue if available).
The coin icon has reappeared on the map, noticing the player if there are shop products ready to collect in the location.
Leveling up characters now give various rewards for every single star that the player collects. Possible prizes include ,, boutique materials, minecart wheels and Lucky Coins (for use in the Klugetown Balloon Pop).
Swiping across the location is slower than it was before.
When tapping on a clearable objects, the screen turns light green except for the object. This is likely to highlight the object and prevent accidental taps.
The buttons for placing paths are now placed above the inventory bar in Edit Mode, instead of appearing in a separate screen.
In the gem store, players have the option to buy the gems available in a "piggy bank" which collects gems as the player levels up and spend gems but the price will not change regardless. Once purchased, it can be refill back up again. For example, if you purchase a character with gems, a percentage of gems used will go into the "piggy bank" and this would goes on endlessly until brought.
The time it takes to create totems in Zecora's Hut has reduce significantly along with time to collect shards from totems.
Clicking and holding on a placed object (Decor or a Shop) will cause the screen to go green and a set of arrows to appear centered on the object. After a few seconds will enter edit mode directly and allow the object to be moved, sold, or stored in inventory.
The Boutique was updated to increase the Material costs by about 50% for crafting costume pieces.
Quests just got a whole lot BIGGER! Now you can send not one, but a whole team of your best & brightest ponies on an adventure with Group Quests. And to kick things off, you’ll set off for six new missions of friendship! Plus, there’s lots of new pony friends to meet and buildings to add to your Ponyville!
What's New (Official announcement)
GROUP QUESTS: Pick a pack of ponies to set off on an epic journey for possibly huge rewards. You’ll even help them along the way by making tough decisions to solve unexpected situations!
Version 4.4Update 4.4, was released on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.
A new chapter is taking flight in the latest update to My Little Pony! Embark on a heated adventure with your favorite dragon, Spike, based on the show's new episode, "Molt Down." And collect a hoard of fresh content to help your Ponyville take off!
ITCHING FOR ADVENTURE
Spike's come down with a strange and scaly condition, and he needs everypony's help to cure it! But is this a sickness, or the start of something new for our dragon friend? Find out in this exciting (and limited-time) story quest!
Discover a treasure trove of new buildings and decorations, including the Dragonscale Armor Stand, Spike’s Coverup Costume, and the Dragon Lord's Crown!
Available prizes shown in group quest rewards instead of all prizes.
Every appearance of Spike in any objective's screen will henceforth show him having wings.
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Version 4.5Update 4.5, released on Wednesday, July 11, 2018.
My Little Pony is all about exploring the power of friendship – a power that players will put to the test in the upcoming School of Friendship event!
This limited-time story picks up where My Little Pony: The Movie left off. The map of Equestria has practically doubled in size, which means the pony world is now filled with new creatures who all have yearning for learning about the magic of friendship – creatures like dragons, hippogriffs, changelings, yaks, griffons, and even new ponies! Luckily, no one knows Friendship like the Mane 6!
NEW LIMITED-TIME STORY
Join Twilight Sparkle and friends as they build and open Ponyville’s brand new School of Friendship, where EVERYPONY is welcome – even if they’re not a pony at all! Each section of the story closely follows an episode from the 8th season of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic – all the way up to the Cutie Mark Crusaders’ appearance as official Friendship Tutors.
MEET NEW CHARACTERS
Get ‘accredited’ by the Equestrian Education Association and acquaint yourself with the new students: Yona, Terramar, Silverstream and many more!
Expand your Ponyville (and a few minds) with the School of Friendship, Hippogriffian Embassy and Faculty Housing to make your place even more magical!
Give your Ponyville a sophisticated new look with the Tower of Friendship, Hippogriff Statues and more!
Join the adventure and discover the magic of friendship!
Shops wait cost shows free instead of 0 gems when below 30s.
Version 4.6Released on Thursday, September 20, 2018 (IOS/Android).
Something cold, dark and dangerous is creeping into Equestria, uniting many enemies of the land for an unspeakable undertaking… But in our darkest hour, Hope springs eternal!
Embark on a thrilling new limited-time story based on the amazing My Little Pony comics, and stave off the SIEGE OF THE CRYSTAL EMPIRE!
EPIC LIMITED-TIME STORY
As if a the return of Lightning Dust, Iron Will and even Queen Chrysalis wasn’t enough to strike fear in everypony, they’ve teamed up to bring a new villain to power: The tyrannical King Sombra! Though banished long ago, he has returned to claim the Crystal Empire, and you’ll need new allies of your own to stop his umbral invasion.
CRYSTAL EMPIRE CHARACTERS
Embrace new faces from The Crystal Empire into your Ponyville, including Princess Amore, Radiant Hope, and the darkly dashing Sombra himself!
Have the Lonely Cabin and Caravan of Hope set up shop in your Ponyville.
Bring a mysterious piece of the Crystal Empire into your town with the Umbrum Sphere, Shadowy Writing Desk, Bust of Sombra and more!
Join the update and keep the light of hope burning bright in Equestria!
9 New Characters, 2 New Shops, 5 New Outfits, & 1 New Collection added
Bundles in the Store changed to a new look
Bundles Icon on the main screen got changed
VIP Crown/XP Bar is smaller than before
Confirmation Button in the store before you buy a character
After a magical meteor shower, the apples have come to life, and they’re thirsty for conquest! It’s up to you to go bobbing for danger with the help of Flutterbat and more vampire versions of the Mane Six in this new Nightmare Night adventure!
VAMPS, APPLES & MORE
Come face-to-fang with Rainbow Bite, Appledrac, plus many more characters for your Ponyville.
Add the Vampire Ponies’ Belfry and Apple Encampment for your frightening new friends to live!
SPOOKY SHOPS & DÉCOR
The Nightmare Night Corn Maze, Ghost Ship and more will add the perfect seasonal spice!
Get this update and scare yourself filly!
23 new Characters added, 2 new collections, 4 new shops
Totems no longer require to be destroyed after usage, but will instantly disappear
Also, while selecting ingredients to make totems and waiting for them to be finished, an icon appears next to the totem selection (to the left) and the totems ready for gathering Shards (to the right, a new icon) for the amount of available totems.
Looks got changed for Nightmare Night (darker grounds and a night sky, decorations in Ponyville, Canterlot, Sweet Apple Acres, and the Crystal Empire; the Crystal Empire's background buildings' windows being lit against an evening sky.)
The Quick Update was done on the loading screen when you entered the game on November 8, 2018. It unlocked 8 New Characters and added 2 New Shops, alongside a new Limited-Time Story. It also disabled Nightmare Night mode by removing the decorations and reverting environments back to their default settings.
Version 4.8Released on Saturday, December 1, 2018 (IOS/Android).
Where has all the magic gone!? That’s the mystery behind this update for My Little Pony, based on the exciting season finale of the show, School Raze. While trying to return your ponies’ powers, you can welcome new students to the School of Friendship, and collect lots of new relics and decorations for your Ponyville.
Something’s causing spells to fizzle and ponies to fall from the sky! We need to investigate what’s going on, and the magic-munching Tirek is the first stop. Join Twilight Sparkle on this limited-time Story Quest!
Feel the power of the Magic Siphon and bust out some Monster Cages along with other new decorations.
HOMES OF YOUR OWN
Let your students crash at the Friendship Campus Cottage, and the Ponyville Post Office gives your town’s workers a place to stay too!
Magnet: Collect from all your shops by holding the magnet(above the quest book but the quest book has to be closed for it to show up) and you can only use it once per town every 6h or pay 12 to skip the wait.
Themes: You can buy themes buy tapping the inventory button above the store for gems, there is 4 Themes (Two in Ponyville, One in Sweet Apple Acres, & One in Canterlot ranging from 300 -1,000 ) some themes will change the background music, give you new quests, & a bonus on Bit Production.
1 New Collection (Young Six), 2 New Shops, 1 New Outfit, & 13 New Characters.
Notifications: You can now change how often a Notification can pop up from Instant to every 5 hours (you can also have it disable Notifications from 9 pm - 8 am (your device time) so it won't wake you up).
Quick Inventory: The quick inventory(above the store) when tapped now separates Characters, Shops, Decor, Background, & Paths into their own separate tabs.
The piggy bank capacity has been increased to *[to be determined]*.
Version 5.0Released on Thursday, January 24, 2019(IOS/Android).
Update 40 is warming hearths and hearts alike, so be sure to download these limited-time tales of friendship and love, straight from the latest season of the show and comics!
THE HEARTH’S WARMING CLUB: A botched prank ruined Hearth’s Warming Eve for everycreature! Help Twilight Sparkle catch the culprit, as the six suspects share their pasts in this limited-time story event.
A VALENTINE’S FLASHBACK: Go back to when Shining Armor and Princess Cadance first met in Canterlot Academy, and help this destined pair find love in a wonderful limited-time story event.
NEW HAPPY HOMES: Bring a retro touch to your town with Cadance’s Home and Canterlot Academy, or go big with the ominous Dragon Lord’s Cave.
EVEN MORE DÉCOR: The Academy Queen & King’s Crowns and Dragon Lord’s Throne will add an absolutely regal feel anywhere! Try them, plus several other decorations.
Don’t forget to download the update to feel the love & join the fun!
Version 5.1Released on Thursday, March 28, 2019(IOS/Android).
Ever wonder what would have happened if the past had unfolded differently? Find out in these two Limited-Time Stories, straight from season 8 and season 5 of the show!
FATHER KNOWS BEAST: A strange dragon just landed in Ponyville! But is it really Spike’s dad? Or is our purple friend about to get burned?
THE CUTIE RE-MARK: Take a journey through time, and see what versions of Equestria could have been had the Mane Six never met!
WORLDS FULL OF FRIENDS: Welcome Lunaverse Rainbow Dash, Lunaverse Rarity and many more friends from other realities and our own! Also, Princess Eris, Disguised Celestia, Braid-Maned Schoolpony, Periwinkle Townspony, and Blush-Pink Townspony can’t wait to celebrate the magic of friendship with you!
Version 5.3Released on Tuesday, June, 11, 2019 (Android/IOS).
It’s time to expand in style! Check out the new Pro-Design Bundles that can expand your land, clear out obstacles, and perfectly place items — all with just a tap!
NEW FEATURE: PRO-DESIGN BUNDLES
Pick a Bundle from the Shop containing your favorite combination of buildings and decorations.
Place it on any plot to expand your Ponyville and more!
Automatically clears out any obstacles in the space too.
Once placed, you’re free to add, remove and rearrange the items as you please.
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Version 5.4Released on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 (IOS/Android).
New designs, multiple personalities, and a missing princess make this an update to remember!
FAKE IT ‘TIL YOU MAKE IT
Our soft-spoken friend is trying on loads of new looks… and personalities to match. Help bring back her true self in this limited-time story based on the episode “Fake It ‘Til You Make It” from the show!
BATTLE FOR THE SUN & MOON
Princess Celestia has gone missing! Now, Princess Luna has called upon the Mane Six to investigate the journal of Star Swirl the Bearded, Equestria’s most capable conjurer, to dispel this mystery. Join them for these two Blitz Stories based on the MLP comic, “Reflections.”
Many classic houses and buildings (some of which you may already own) are getting free makeovers! Keep your eyes peeled to see all the delightful details being added across the land.
22 New Characters, 1 New Outfit, 5 New Shops, & 20 New Collections
Version 5.5Released on Thursday, September 5, 2019 (iOS) and Tuesday, September 17, 2019 (Android). (Note: Quick update for Android on September 6 to be able to participate in Rainbow Roadtrip LTS)
A slew of stories await you in this latest update! Stories that will take you to colorful lands to find new friends and foes where you’d least expect them to appear!
A COLORFUL QUEST
The Rainbow Festival is underway in Hope Hollow, and none other than Rainbow Dash is the guest of honor. But upon arriving, she notices something is missing from the town… namely, ALL OF ITS COLOR! Help find the magic needed to bring back the beauty in this Limited-Time Story based on the “Rainbow Roadtrip” TV special!
A DIPLOMATIC MISSION
Leaders from around the world have assembled in a grand convention of art, diplomacy and unity. But while digging through historic documents, Twilight Sparkle finds an age-old treaty that threatens to redraw the very map of Equestria… Help resolve this political crisis in a Limited-Time Story based on the comic, “Convocation of the Creatures.”
The Mane Six work so hard, they deserve a dip in the hot spring… to relax a while… and turn totally mean! Team up with Rarity to uncover what dark force has taken hold of the ponies in this Blitz Limited-Time Story based on the comic, “Ponies of Dark Water.”
FULL MOON RISING
When the heroes of light are locked away, it falls upon night to save the day. Join Trixie and other former villains assembled by Princess Luna, to fight a never-before-seen threat to Equestria in this Blitz Limited-Time Story based on the comic, “Nightmare Knights.”
28 New Characters, 6 New Shops, & 4 New Collections
Version 5.6Released on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 (Android) and Wednesday, October 23, 2019 (iOS).
This update is a truly historic event, with four new stories inspired by the My Little Pony show and comics!
NIGHTMARE NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM
There's an especially spooky event at the History Museum and everyone's come in costume. But the real fun begins when a spell accidentally animates the exhibits and brings book characters to life! Help put history back in its proper place in this Limited-Time Story.
THE CUTIE RE-MARK RETURN
Help Starlight Glimmer open up and share more secrets about the alternate-reality Equestria she created in a new Limited-Time Blitz Story that continues from the previous Sombraverse story event.
FREEDOM OF THE PRESS
Extra! Extra! Trenderhoof is bad-mouthing Sweet Apple Acres in the paper, and Applejack won't stand for it! Join her to set the record straight in this new Limited-Time Blitz Story.
RARITY'S RETRO REVOLUTION
Rarity wants to recreate Colonial Whinniesburg with all its timeless fashion in a special festival. Dig up details of the time, invite Equestria's most influenced ponies, and recreate some of the most historically fashionable outfits in this Limited-Time Story!