|Residence||Hourglass-themed house in Canterlot|
|Eyes||Moderate sapphire blue|
|Mane||Moderate blue with light persian bluish gray stripes and rarely a very light blue highlight|
|Coat||Light cornflower blue|
|Magic aura|| Moderate phthalo blue (S2E11)|
Pale, light grayish magenta (S2E26)
Pale, light grayish blue (S4E15)
Pale, light grayish arctic blue (S4E22)
Light azure (S4E25-26 and Friendship is Magic Issue #30)
Mulberryish gray (S5E5)
Pale, light grayish gold (S5E12)
|Nicknames||Co (The Periodic Table of My Little Pony)|
| Cutie mark|
|Voice||Cathy Weseluck (English, S2E25)|
Rebecca Hussain (English, S5E12)
Ikumi Nakagami (Japanese)
Flora Paulita (Brazilian Portuguese, S2E25 & S2E26)
Ioana Dagău (Romanian)
Depiction in the series
Season oneMinuette is a recurring background character in the series. She first appears in Friendship is Magic, part 1 as one of the trio of ponies heading to Moon Dancer's get-together, appearing in front of Twilight Sparkle near the beginning of the episode. Despite the scene being situated in Canterlot, Minuette also appears all over Ponyville.
In the episode Winter Wrap Up, she is first seen as a member of the plant team, hornless. She later appears as part of the animal team with her horn included, and during the ice-carving scene she participates as a member of the weather team. In the moment that she is part of the plant team, she is touching heads with Berryshine while singing.
Season twoIn Secret of My Excess, she accidentally collides with Cherry Berry while running away from Spike. In A Canterlot Wedding - Part 1 and A Canterlot Wedding - Part 2, she is one of Queen Chrysalis's first bridesmaids, along with Lyra Heartstrings and Twinkleshine. She has a speaking role in Part 1 and speaks in unison with the other two bridesmaids in Part 2.
Minuette appears in Princess Twilight Sparkle - Part 2, Flight to the Finish, Rainbow Falls, and Three's A Crowd. In Pinkie Pride, she appears in the present day and a filly version of her with braces appears in a flashback. She also appears in Simple Ways, Filli Vanilli, Twilight Time, It Ain't Easy Being Breezies, For Whom the Sweetie Belle Toils, Leap of Faith, Trade Ya!, Equestria Games, Twilight's Kingdom - Part 1, and Twilight's Kingdom - Part 2.
Season fiveMinuette helps other unicorns prepare Ponyville for winter in Tanks for the Memories, attends Cranky Doodle Donkey and Matilda's wedding in Slice of Life, and appears at the Grand Equestria Pony Summit in Princess Spike. Minuette also appears in Amending Fences, in which she is referred to by name for the first time. She reconnects with her old friends Twilight Sparkle and Moon Dancer. In Do Princesses Dream of Magic Sheep?, she appears in Ponyville's shared dream.
Times stated below are approximate and taken from videos available online.
|Crouching in between Daisy and Sweetie Drops during the title theme.|
|1||2:20 – appears in front of Twilight ~ 2:38; 16:34 – blowing a noisemaker at the party; 16:41 ~ 17:33 – mingling at the party; 18:48 – in the town hall next to Golden Harvest; 19:14; 19:25; 19:36 – crouching and smiling in anticipation of Princess Celestia's appearance; 19:46 – staring at Celestia's empty spot; 19:52; 20:01; 20:07; 20:14; 20:53 – lower body only, 20:58 – gasps at the mention of Nightmare Moon's name; 21:05 – looking at Twilight; 21:22 – staring in horror at Nightmare Moon.
Duplicates: 16:34 – duplicate on the opposite side of the room at the party and one behind Cloud Kicker, 18:46 – earth pony duplicate on the right balcony in the town hall, 19:11, 19:20, 19:59, 20:16 – multiple earth pony duplicates throughout the crowd.
|2||20:50 – standing in the crowd behind Twilight Sparkle.|
|3||3:35 – in the audience for the Wonderbolts in Rainbow Dash's fantasy; 7:38 – in the audience chamber in Canterlot Castle in Rarity's fantasy; 8:01 – on the dance floor; 8:09 ~ 8:20 – standing at the wedding; 17:11 – hears "Twilight has an extra ticket to the Grand Galloping Gala"; 17:16 ~ 17:32 – part of the crowd asking favors of Twilight.
Duplicates: 3:35 – one duplicate in the audience, 8:09 – on the opposite side of the carpet, 8:13 – seven duplicates at the wedding.
|4||4:19 – dragging a banner for the party; 5:55 ~ 7:34 – in the audience for the party for Applejack, 14:49 ~ 14:54 – at the "free muffin sample spectacular"; 14:51 – mouths the word "Muffins!" at the same time as Sea Swirl and Derpy.
Duplicates: 6:37 – one duplicate in the audience, 6:43.
|5||12:18 – standing near Sugarcube Corner with White Lightning; 13:41 – watching Fluttershy run away; 14:27 – arriving at Gilda's party with Golden Harvest; 15:34; 16:26 – laughing at the spitting snakes prank; 16:39 – watching Fluttershy conduct the bird chorus; 16:45 – gathers around the cake; 17:03 – laughing at the relighting birthday candles prank; 17:14; 17:41; 19:43; 20:10.|
|6||2:21 ~ 9:59 – in the crowd for Trixie's show; 15:41 – gasps at the Ursa; 17:42 – watching the Ursa from inside a house with Sweetie Drops; 18:04 ~ 20:17 – in the crowd congratulating Twilight.
Duplicates: 6:13 – one earth pony duplicate in the crowd, 6:38, 7:19, 9:00, 9:12, 9:26, 9:35, 18:04 – two duplicates in the crowd.
|7||1:40 – walking with Twinkleshine in the park; 2:35 – walking from the fountain; 2:42 – looks at the smoke in the sky with surprise; 2:46 – listening to Twilight.|
|10||2:38 – pulling a ribbon in the park.|
|11||1:46 ~ 2:33 – in the crowd to hear the mayor's speech (with an animal team vest); 4:11 – singing with her head touching Berryshine's head (with a plant team vest and without a horn); 4:19 – waking up a squirrel (with an animal team vest and her horn); 4:26 – dusting the mouse hole; 4:35 – singing with a hedgehog on her back; 6:01 – holding the last note with Twilight; 16:31 – scoring the ice too widely; 17:29 – looking at the mayor; 18:19 – in the ice-carving team (without a vest); 18:24 ~ 18:27 – with a weather team vest; 20:25 ~ 20:54 – in the crowd looking at the mayor and Twilight.
Duplicates: 2:31 – one duplicate in the crowd.
|12||15:32 ~ 21:19 – at Diamond Tiara's cute-ceañera.|
|13||6:40 ~ 7:25 – in the audience of the Iron Pony competition (hornless); 7:17 – looking up at Applejack; 9:09 – at the Running of the Leaves; 9:11 ~ 11:19 – watching; 8:17 – without her horn; 9:18 – backing away from Rainbow Dash (horn included); 18:51 – crouching near the finish line; 19:30 – in the foreground watching Rainbow Dash and Applejack fight; 20:35 – bowing before Princess Celestia.
Duplicates: 6:59 – one earth pony duplicate in the background, 7:11, 7:24, 8:11 – one unicorn duplicate in the background.
|14||13:03 – standing at Rarity's fashion show; 13:12 ~ 13:19 – in the crowd as Hoity Toity walks up; 13:51 – in the crowd as the show starts; 14:07 ~ 14:38 – viewing the stage; 14:49 – listening to Hoity Toity; 14:59 – (without a horn).
Duplicates: 13:14 – one duplicate in the crowd; 13:16 – two duplicates; 13:51 – one unicorn duplicate and four earth pony duplicates; 14:07 – one duplicate; 14:15 – three duplicates visible.
|18||2:06 – in the street talking to White Lightning; 2:07-2:11 – staring at Scootaloo's trick; 16:36 – staring at the Cutie Mark Crusaders during the talent show (hornless); 18:40 – starts laughing; 18:46, 19:14, 20:02 – applauding.
Duplicates: 20:02 – at least four duplicates in the audience.
|20||9:48 ~ 10:12 – in the background at Fluttershy's first fashion show; 10:10 – smiling; 10:25 ~ 10:35 – at the sidelines of Fluttershy's red carpet; 10:59 – in the crowd behind the paparazzi; 16:43 ~ 18:39 – in the audience of Fluttershy's last fashion show; 17:19 – sees Fluttershy trip (without a horn), 17:22 – watching Fluttershy act weird; 17:30 – watching Fluttershy skid across the stage; 17:33 – and float upside down, 17:40 – looking displeased; 17:41 – watching Fluttershy act like a dog; 17:47 – looking very displeased (with her horn back); 18:07 – turns her head to the sound of "Bravo!"; 18:23 – looking at Rarity.
Duplicates: 10:01 – at least five duplicates in the crowd, 16:43 – one duplicate at the other side of the audience; 17:22, 17:30, 17:33, 17:41, 18:37.
|22||6:41 – listening to Princess Celestia's announcement at her party; 6:50 – bows as Celestia leaves; 7:08 – watches Pinkie Pie cartwheel into Apple Cobbler and then starts at Rarity's words alongside Pink Lady; 7:16 – staring at Rarity as she leaves.|
|23||11:20 – awed at the performance in Rarity's flashback; 12:04 – in the crowd for the sun-raising ceremony in Canterlot in Twilight Sparkle's flashback (without her horn); 12:12 – watching Princess Celestia take off (with her horn); 12:19 – watching the sun rise; 12:25 – cheering; 15:35 – walking with Twinkleshine in present-day.
Duplicates: 12:12 – six duplicates in the crowd; 12:19 – two earth pony duplicates in the crowd; 12:25.
|26||6:17 – watching Pinkie Pie play pin-the-tail-on-the-pony in her fantasy; 9:20 – standing outside the VIP section of the Grand Galloping Gala in reality; 11:46 ~ 12:05 – mingling in the crowd; 13:11.
Duplicates: 9:20 – two duplicates outside the VIP section.
|2||20:43 ~ 21:16 - in Canterlot Castle
Duplicates: 20:43 - four in the crowd; 20:51 - two in the crowd
|3||1:24, 5:59 - standing in Ponyville; 16:39 ~ 17:59 - fighting other ponies over Smarty Pants|
|4||2:31 - talking with Lemon Hearts; 4:16 - in the crowd listening to Mayor Mare; 6:58, 7:17, 7:33 - crouching in fear of Luna; 13:17 - cheering for Luna; 15:03 - scared of Luna; 15:32 - in the crowd after Luna cancels Nightmare Night; 20:53 - cheering for Luna (all appearances are in a dentist costume)|
|5||17:00 ~ 19:04 - in the crowd|
|6||16:43 - "Cutie pox?!"|
|8||3:15 - in the crowd praising Rainbow Dash; 4:28, 4:32 - cheering for Rainbow Dash; 7:15 - admiring Mare Do Well; 17:43, 17:56 - in the crowd at Mare Do Well's thank-you parade
Duplicates: 17:43 - one in the crowd
|9||5:43, 5:46 - in the crowd at the Wonderbolts Derby (several duplicates present); 10:18 - watching an airship's maiden voyage during Becoming Popular (The Pony Everypony Should Know)|
|10||7:20 - trotting through Ponyville with Twinkleshine; 16:30 - crashes into Cherry Berry|
|11||0:34, 0:39 - at the train station with Twinkleshine; 0:54 - walking through Canterlot; 1:51, 3:32, 4:35, 7:23, 12:21, 14:33, 20:05, 20:39 - in the pageant audience; 4:00, 4:26, 4:44, 5:16, 5:40, 5:43, 6:01, 6:45 - acting in the pageant; 20:24 - singing The Heart Carol
Duplicates: 1:51, 3:32, 14:33, 20:05, 20:24, 20:39 - multiple
|14||2:43, 3:02 - at Applejack's sendoff party|
|15||2:08, 2:27, 10:09 - in line for apple cider; 3:47 - in the crowd complaining; 5:09 ~ 8:46 - in the crowd during The Flim Flam Brothers; 13:05 - when the crowd disperses; 19:54 - watching the Apples leave; 20:21, 20:26, 20:31 - refusing Flim and Flam's cider; 20:47 - watching Flim and Flam leave|
|17||3:00, 3:30, 4:11 - talking with White Lightning; 3:10 - in Ponyville|
|18||5:04, 6:07, 6:14 - appears during Smile Song|
|19||1:47 - in the Ponyville marketplace; 7:09 ~ 10:17 - at Iron Will's seminar (with multiple duplicates)|
|20||3:41 - trotting next to Twinkleshine; 4:55 ~ 5:04 - listening to Twilight and looking at Pinkie Pie|
|23||9:12 - in the Ponyville marketplace; 10:06 - reading the Foal Free Press|
|25||12:23 ~ 12:58 - As one of Princess Cadance's bridesmaids, along with Lyra Heartstrings and Twinkleshine. Minor speaking part. ("Me too!")|
|26||6:17 ~ 8:39 - at the first wedding ceremony; 6:38 - "You aren't going anywhere."; 7:22 - "I want it!"; 20:21, 20:30 - at the wedding reception; 20:34 - in a photo of Rainbow Dash and Soarin; 20:36 - watching Princess Cadance and Shining Armor leave; 21:00 - when Rarity catches the bouquet|
|3||13:23, 14:17 - in the crowd complaining about Pinkie Pie|
|4||8:13 - in the movie theater during Babs Seed (song); 13:06 - under a squash float; 13:50, 15:47 ~ 16:40 - in the parade-watching crowd (with several duplicates); 18:00 - looking at the muddy CMC|
|5||3:05, 3:27, 3:58, 4:03 - in the crowd of ponies; 20:32 - watching Twilight perform for the Saddle Arabians
Duplicates: 20:32 - four in the stands
|6||0:05 - standing in Ponyville; 0:12 - watching Scootaloo race by|
|11||16:28 - on the train to the Crystal Empire; 18:18 - at the Crystal Empire train station; 20:08 - on the train to Ponyville|
|12||7:51 - getting off the train|
|13||0:23, 0:27 - talking with White Lightning in the background; 2:05 - in the crowd grumbling at Rarity; 7:53 - trotting through Ponyville with Twinkleshine; 13:10 - shouts "PINKIE!" during A True, True Friend; 19:00, 19:06, 19:35 - at Twilight's princess coronation; 20:53 ~ 21:07 - in the crowd during Life in Equestria (with several duplicates)
Duplicates: 2:05 - one in the foreground
|2||20:27 - in the crowd at the Summer Sun Celebration|
|5||15:51 - at the train station; 20:27 - at the very left of the sweeping crowd shot|
|10||4:49 - on the Equestria Games tryout fields; 7:48 - watching Soarin fall out of the sky; 13:57, 14:22 - seeing Rainbow Dash in a wheelchair|
|11||2:15 - boarding the train|
|12||0:01 - dancing in Appleloosa; 1:35 - trotting with Twinkleshine; 3:11 - with other ponies during Pinkie the Party Planner; 5:52 ~ 6:40 - seen during The Super Duper Party Pony; 7:14, 7:22 - in the crowd carrying Cheese Sandwich; 13:53, 14:12, 14:41 - watching Pinkie Pie and Cheese Sandwich's goof off; 18:22, 18:30 - in Cheese Sandwich's flashback during Cheese Confesses (as a filly); 19:47, 19:48 - at the birth-iversary party
Duplicates: one at 6:09
|13||0:25, 0:41, 0:50 - at the Ponyville Days Festival announcement; 4:49 - getting off the train; 4:54 - at the station with Twinkleshine; 21:24 - watching the Ponyville Days fashion show|
|14||12:16 - cheering for the Ponytones; 13:37 - trotting next to Twinkleshine; 15:35 - in a line of ponies outside Sugarcube Corner|
|15||10:21 ~ 11:40 - sitting at the Hay Burger|
|16||2:09 - trotting through Ponyville with Twinkleshine; 3:16 - shielding her eyes; 3:28 - in the crowd of ponies; 3:42 - talking with Orange Swirl; 4:18 ~ 4:51 - watching the Breezies fly through Ponyville
Duplicates: one at 3:16
|19||5:13, 5:40 - in the auditorium lobby|
|20||3:35, 3:40, 4:06 - inside the tent; 4:45 ~ 5:46, 6:59 ~ 7:18 - seen during Flim Flam Miracle Curative Tonic; 13:52, 14:30 - in line to buy tonic; 14:38 ~ 16:19 - in the Ponyville Swim Meet crowd; 16:04 - near Flim and Flam's tonic stand; 16:41 - trotting up to Apple Bloom and Granny Smith; 19:09, 19:18 - in the crowd of ponies
Duplicates: two at 4:06 and 6:59
|22||12:20 - at the Rainbow Falls Traders Exchange; 15:13 - in an ever-condensing crowd of ponies; 15:20, 15:32 - trotting with Twinkleshine; 18:11 - at Pinkie Pie's auction of Twilight's books (speaking role); 19:19 ~ 19:59 - at the Traders Exchange trial (different cutie mark at 19:27); 20:10 - leaving the Traders Exchange
Duplicates: one at 15:13
|24||5:44, 7:21 - in the Equestria Games crowd; 12:20, 12:49, 13:14 - watching the aerial relay; 14:34, 14:40, 14:41 - listening to Spike sing; 16:39, 18:14 - watching the ice archery event; 18:30 - watching the ice cloud fall|
|25||1:39 - watching the dignitaries from Maretonia arrive (Crystal Pony); 16:28 - in a Leap of Faith flashback; 19:53, 20:00 - in an auditorium crowd; 20:07, 20:12 - having her magic stolen by Lord Tirek
Duplicates: several at 1:39; one at 20:00
|26||20:19 - walking up to Twilight's castle; 20:30 ~ 21:14 - seen during Let the Rainbow Remind You|
|3||20:10 - depicted in an orange memory gem|
|5||8:12 - hanging icicles in Ponyville|
|9||6:53 - watching Amethyst Star give directions; 15:27 ~ 15:51 - picked up by DJ Pon-3's mobile DJ station; 16:20, 16:21 - flying into town hall; 16:30 - at Cranky Doodle Donkey and Matilda's wedding|
|10||0:06 - at the Grand Equestria Pony Summit; 10:47 - in a line of summit delegates|
|12||3:51 ~ 4:37 - greeting Twilight Sparkle and Spike; 4:55 ~ 6:24 - having lunch with Twilight, Lemon Hearts, and Twinkleshine; 6:34 ~ 7:30 - visiting the School for Gifted Unicorns; 6:58, 7:21 - as a filly in Twilight Sparkle's flashback; 7:49 ~ 8:29 - visiting Moon Dancer at her home; 8:49 ~ 9:58 - with Twilight and Spike at a cafe; 9:26 ~ 9:31 - in flashback to episode 1; 13:32 ~ 14:19 - having dinner with Twilight, Lemon Hearts, Twinkleshine, and Moon Dancer; 15:07 ~ 15:31 - at Moon Dancer's party in a flashback; 15:52 ~ 16:50 - visiting Twilight's tower and meeting Pinkie Pie; 17:42, 18:28 ~ 20:42 - at Moon Dancer's new party; 21:15 - depicted in a photograph; 21:21 - playing with Lemon Hearts, Twinkleshine, and Moon Dancer|
|13||8:34 - in Pinkie Pie's dream; 14:03 ~ 14:24, 16:40 ~ 17:05, 19:49 - in Ponyville's shared dream|
Minuette appears on page 17 of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Issue #9 and on page 2 of The Fall of Sunset Shimmer, on cover A of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Issue #10, in a yearbook picture on cover A of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Issue #11, on cover A of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Issue #27, and on pages 14 and 17 of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Issue #30.
Minuette has an hourglass for a cutie mark. She has a lot of hobbies and likes to sing.
Minuette has a speaking line in Discord and the Ponyville Players Dramarama where she accuses Discord of causing trouble in rehearsal.
MerchandiseA glitter mystery pack toy with Minuette's likeness was released in May 2012. The toy uses the Twilight Sparkle mold but features Minuette's color scheme and cutie mark. Her name comes from the card that accompanies the toy. According to the European toy package, Minuette "is always on time". The U.S. mystery pack description reads, "MINUETTE is always on time with the help of some magic!" A non-glitter toy of Minuette was leaked in June 2012.
Minuette, along with a host of characters from the show, appears on the Comic Con 2011 promotional poster. She is right above Rainbow Dash, with a broad smile on her face.
Series 2 of Enterplay's trading cards includes a card featuring Minuette, with the description "Minuette is always on schedule thanks to her magic, and ponies say she's good enough to lord over time itself! Either way, her magic gives her plenty of spare time for her bright, shining smile to be seen all across Equestria. Her action packed life has included making friends in Canterlot and Ponyville, helping all three teams during Winter Wrap Up, and even serving as one of Princess Cadance's bridesmaids! This is one pony you can't just brush aside." Her card is the #39 of its series.
- "Me too!"
- — A Canterlot Wedding - Part 1
- "You're not going anywhere."
- — In unison with Lyra Heartstrings and Twinkleshine, A Canterlot Wedding - Part 2
- "I want it!"
- — In unison with Lyra Heartstrings and Twinkleshine, A Canterlot Wedding - Part 2
- "Over here, over here!"
- — Trade Ya!
- "Twilight Sparkle! [laughs] You old so-and-so! What are you doing here?! Hey, Spike! Look at these wings, huh?! [giggles] Hey, grab a picture of me and the princess, will ya?! I tried to tell my co-workers we used to be friends back when. [giggles] But they've never believed me!"
- — Amending Fences
- "Oh, come on, Twilight! Sure, it might've stung a little bit when you ran off to Ponyville without saying goodbye, but it's not like we weren't used to that from you!"
- — Amending Fences
- "We were your friends then, and we would be honored to be your friends now."
- — Amending Fences
- "Sunset Shimmer! That vine you made was amazing!"
- — The Fall of Sunset Shimmer
- "Her loss, I'm awesome."
- — The Fall of Sunset Shimmer
- "You promised that if we let him join our show, he wouldn't mess with us, Twilight! And he's already causing trouble."
- — Referring to Discord, Discord and the Ponyville Players Dramarama
- "See ya later!"
- — Enterplay collectible card game Absolute Discord #45 R card of Minuette
- Minuette on the Collectible Card Game Wiki
- Colgate on the Fan Wiki
- Minuette on the My Little Pony Gameloft Wiki
- ↑ Cathy Weseluck replies on Twitter (2012-08-29). Retrieved on 2012 August 29.
- ↑ Minuette's U.S. Mystery Pack Card (Wave 4). Retrieved on 2012 October 6.
- ↑ More Mystery Blindbags on Taobao. Equestria Daily (2012-06-16). Retrieved on 2012 August 5.
- ↑ A selection of trading cards including a Minuette card. Retrieved on 2013 March 25.