Discovery Family officially renewed My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic for Season 7 to premiere in Spring 2017

The release date for My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Season 7 — Pending

This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Season 7 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. Discovery Family has officially renewed the series for another season expected to debut in Spring 2017. To get notified of the exact premiere date – subscribe for updates below.

Plot and storyline

Developed by Lauren Faust, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is an American-Canadian animated television series that is inspired by one of Hasbro’s toy lines. Receiving widely positive reviews, the series first aired in October 2010 and has had a very successful six season run. My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Season 6 premiered on Discovery Family on March 26, 2016..

My Little Pony is a Hasbro franchise that incarnates a line of toys popular with little girls, as well as teenagers and their parents. Dating back to the 1980s, the series has had a loyal audience and received much critical acclaim. In 2010, the company has decided to continue the My Little Pony tales, using characters and stereotypes that relate to girls around the world. The modern series takes place in fictional Equestria – a land that is populated by unicorns and Pegasus. Here, a unicorn named Twilight Sparkle is sent to Ponyville to improve her socialization skills. Throughout the series, Twilight studies the magic of friendship as she embarks on different adventures with her newly found companions.

Current season, ratings and renewal chances

The new season is an exciting one, with a new addition to the group, Flurry Heart, along with several other new characters, new locations to explore, several new songs and holiday specials. Although the series was originally targeted towards little girls, it has gained a large following of teenagers and adults, as well. The show has been made into a feature movie, My Little Pony: Equestria Girls, which came out in North America in 2013. It was followed by a sequel subtitled Rainbow Rocks in 2014, and a third movie, Friendship Games, was released the following year. Boasting a score of 7.8 out of 10 on IMDb and 9.2 out of 10 on, the series is a winner of over a dozen awards and pulls in millions of viewers every month.

Latest news

UPDATED October 7, 2016: Wonderful news from the magical world of ponies – My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic season seven will be launched in 2017 on Discovery Family. The hit series’ preceding season contained 26 episodes, and averaged close to 250,000 per episode. Another exciting piece of information is the animated feature length film that will further expand the My Little Pony franchise, and is also slated for release next year. No details have been released regarding the upcoming installment, so please stay tuned and we’ll bring you the latest info.

UPDATED October 20, 2016: The magic will return in the spring of 2017, when Discovery Family begins to broadcast the seventh season of its fan-favorite kids’ animated fantasy series My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. The already announced and highly anticipated feature film My Little Pony: The Movie is expected to air internationally on October 6, 2017, which makes 2017 an important year for the My Little Pony franchise, expanding its offerings to digital platforms and various formats. Will the cute ponies draw even bigger audiences next year? Quite possibly. Stay tuned, and we will bring you the release date info for season 7 as soon as it is confirmed.

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