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Depiction in the seriesSunshower Raindrops appears in the show as a background pony. She makes her first appearance in Friendship is Magic, part 1 at the party that Pinkie Pie throws for Twilight Sparkle in Ponyville's library. In Feeling Pinkie Keen, she hovers behind the trailer alongside Derpy after a myriad of objects fall on Twilight Sparkle. She, along with Derpy, looks guiltily at the foreman after the accident.
Sunshower Raindrops is part of the weather team in Winter Wrap Up, and one of the ponies initially sent to retrieve the southern birds alongside Cloud Kicker and Rainbowshine, later joined by Sprinkle Medley. She also appears with a pale blue-violet coat knocking snow off a tree branch, and a pony with the design, eye color, and cutie mark of Sunshower Raindrops but the coat and partly mane colors of Orange Swirl and "Candy Mane" appears late in the episode in the line of Pegasi following Rainbow Dash to sweep away all of the snow and clouds.In Hurricane Fluttershy, she is one of the ponies causing the first tornado's collapse; exhausted, she strays from her position and crashes into the pool below.
Sunshower Raindrops turns up as a cadet in Wonderbolts Academy and is partnered with Thunderlane as his wingpony. When Spitfire challenges the cadets about whether they thought they could be Wonderbolts, Sunshower Raindrops is the first one she turns to, and she visibly crumples once Spitfire stops looking. Later on, she saves Pinkie Pie from falling.
In season four, she appears in Princess Twilight Sparkle - Part 1, Flight to the Finish, Rainbow Falls, Pinkie Pride, Simple Ways, 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.
In season five, Sunshower Raindrops flees from a twittermite swarm in Bloom & Gloom, helps prepare Ponyville for winter in Tanks for the Memories, attends the Grand Galloping Gala in Make New Friends but Keep Discord, helps Crafty Crate carry a sofa for Davenport in Slice of Life, appears at the Grand Equestria Pony Summit in Princess Spike, appears in Party Pooped, and appears in Ponyville's shared dream in Do Princesses Dream of Magic Sheep?
Times stated below are approximate and taken from videos available online.
|1||16:58 ~ 17:06 – at the party, 18:43 ~ 19:14 – hovering in the town hall, 19:35 – on the floor smiling in anticipation for Princess Celestia’s appearance, 19:59 – in the air gasping over Celestia’s disappearance, 20:20 – on the ground staring at Nightmare Moon.|
|3||3:44 ~ 4:10 – in the audience viewing Rainbow Dash in Rainbow’s fantasy, 8:13 – standing at the wedding in Rarity’s fantasy.
Duplicates: 3:44 – one duplicate in the audience, 4:09, 8:13 – three duplicates at the wedding.
|4||5:55 – behind Minuette in the audience for the party for Applejack.
Duplicates: 5:55 – behind Lemon Hearts behind Sweetie Drops.
|6||2:29 – flying above the crowd for Trixie’s show, 6:13 – on the ground cheering for Applejack’s performance, 6:38, 7:19 – cheering for Rainbow Dash’s performance, 15:41 – gasps at the Ursa, 16:24 – gaping in horror.|
|8||0:17 – flying around during the clean-up.|
|11||1:45 – standing in the crowd to hear the mayor’s speech (with a weather team vest), 2:08 – flying toward the gathering, 2:19 ~ 2:25 – at the gathering, 2:47 – with the weather team, 5:14 – pushing away clouds, 5:45 – sings with the weather team, 5:52, 6:01 – holding the last note with Twilight, 6:15 – sent by Rainbow Dash to fetch the southern birds, 6:36, 15:59 – hovering in the squad behind Rainbow Dash, 16:06, 17:08 – hovering with Sprinkle Medley as Rainbowshine makes her report, 17:18 – arguing, 18:06 – flying off, 19:07 – flies in line behind Rainbow Dash to clear all the clouds and snow, 20:05 – flies off with Rainbowshine.
Duplicates: 4:38 – a version with a violet-gray coat stomps snow off a branch, 5:52 – a duplicate in the team, 15:59, 19:08 – a version with a slightly darker coat and purple hair is in line behind Rainbow Dash.
|13||18:51 – standing near the finish line of the Running of the Leaves, 19:30 ~ 19:34 – in the crowd watching Applejack and Rainbow Dash fight.
Duplicates: 18:51 – one duplicate on the other side of the track.
|15||11:09 – embarrassed after dropping cartoonish items for delivery on Twilight Sparkle.|
|16||9:21 – flying in Cloudsdale, 10:37 – mixing the rainbows with a large ladle in the weather factory (wearing a white cap and coat and with the same mane style as Merry May and Cloud Kicker), 17:53 – watching Rarity fall in the Best Young Flyer competition, 18:08 – watching Rainbow Dash dive, 20:32 – watching Rainbow get carried off after she gets awarded Best Young Flyer.
Duplicates: 18:08 – one duplicate, 20:35.
|18||18:46 – laughing at the talent show.|
|20||16:43 ~ 18:39 – in the audience of Fluttershy’s latest fashion show, 17:40 – looking displeased with Fluttershy’s performance, 17:53 – gasping at Fluttershy’s donkey noises, 18:12 – looking to the source of the word “Bravo!”.|
|23||11:18 ~ 11:29 – standing in the audience for the performance in Rarity’s flashback, 11:58 – licking her lips over a cupcake in Canterlot in Twilight Sparkle’s flashback, 15:28 – staring at Twilight in present-day.|
|26||4:43 – standing in line for Applejack’s stand in her fantasy, 6:45 – singing after Twilight Sparkle’s part.|
|Smiling at Berryshine during the title theme.|
|3||16:39 ~ 17:59 - fighting other ponies over Smarty Pants|
|4||2:29, 2:33 - riding a Big McIntosh-pulled wagon with Cherry Berry and Cloud Kicker; 4:14 - in the crowd listening to Mayor Mare; 6:38 - watching scared foals run by; 6:50 - watching as Princess Luna arrives; 7:12 ~ 8:22 - crouching in fear of Luna; 11:54 - cheering with other ponies; 11:55 - dancing; 13:01 - walking up to Luna; 13:17 - cheering for Luna; 14:04 - moving away from Luna; 14:16 - flinches from fake spider; 14:22 - sees spider come to life; 14:51 - sees giant snack prop roll by; 14:55 - wearing Winter Wrap Up vest; 15:04 ~ 15:22 - scared of Luna; 15:32 - in the crowd after Luna cancels Nightmare Night; 15:48 - consoling "Piña Colada"; 16:40 - appears on-screen briefly with "Noi"; 20:53 - cheering for Luna; 21:05 - laughing with Luna (most appearances are in a Viking costume)|
|5||17:00 - in the background crowd, with a duplicate; 17:15 - listening to Granny Smith; 17:24, 18:03, 18:29, 18:54 - in the stands; 19:21 - cheering for Berryshine and "Piña Colada"|
Duplicates: 17:15, 18:54 - one in the crowd
|8||4:28, 4:33 - cheering for Rainbow Dash; 17:58 - in the crowd at Mare Do Well's thank-you parade|
|11||1:51, 3:32, 14:33, 20:44 - in the pageant audience; 4:11, 4:23, 4:44, 5:36, 5:40, 5:50, 6:01, 6:18 - acting in the pageant (different mane style)
Duplicates: 1:51, 3:32, 14:33, 20:44 - multiple
|15||4:09 - in the crowd complaining; 5:39 ~ 8:16 - in the crowd during The Flim Flam Brothers; 11:30 - beside Flam and other ponies; 11:36 - with Fluttershy, Rainbow Dash, and other ponies; 15:41 - in the crowd at the cider-making competition|
|17||0:02, 3:30, 4:11 - in Ponyville Town Square|
|18||5:10, 5:38, 5:41, 6:12 - appears during Smile Song|
|19||7:50 ~ 9:20 - at Iron Will's seminar (with multiple duplicates)|
|20||4:55 ~ 5:04 - listening to Twilight and looking at Pinkie Pie|
|22||0:10 - seeing fliers fall from the sky; 0:28 - outside Golden Oak Library; 2:22 ~ 3:31 - inside the library; 3:39 ~ 4:05, 7:26 ~ 9:18, 12:59 ~ 13:40 - on the training field; ; 14:39 ~ 20:15 - at the reservoir (with several duplicates)|
|23||0:02 - in wide-angle shot of Ponyville; 10:07 - reading the Foal Free Press|
|26||8:17, 8:58 - at the first wedding ceremony; 17:47 - at the second wedding|
|Smiling at Berryshine during the title theme.|
|3||13:33 ~ 14:40 - in the crowd complaining about Pinkie Pie
Duplicates: 14:31 - one in the crowd
|4||15:47, 15:51, 16:16 - at the Summer Harvest Parade|
|5||20:32 - watching Twilight perform for the Saddle Arabians
Duplicates: 20:32 - seven in the stands
|7||2:28 - in the background when Rainbow Dash arrives at the academy; 2:34, 2:45 - standing near the track; 2:39 - doing push-ups; 2:53 ~ 4:07, 8:36, 10:15 ~ 10:52, 13:38 - hearing Spitfire speak; 4:12 - flying around the track; 5:53 ~ 7:43 - standing near the Dizzitron; 8:18 - flying dizzily to the ground; 8:45 ~ 9:10 - looking at the team list; 10:55, 13:30 - flying next to Thunderlane; 14:47, 14:54 - flying behind Rainbow Dash and Lightning Dust; 14:59 - crashing into other Pegasi; 15:00 - crashing into a cloud; 16:05 ~ 16:41 - next to Thunderlane while cloud busting; 17:37 - watching Rainbow Dash's friends fall; 17:57 - catches Pinkie Pie; 18:28 ~ 19:06 - glaring at Lightning Dust; 21:14, 21:18 - saluting to Rainbow Dash; 21:21 - flying off with Rainbow Dash and other Pegasi
Duplicates: 2:30, 2:31 - one in the background
|9||1:49 - talking with Daisy|
|12||1:09 - in Rainbow Dash's flashback|
|13||0:51 - flying through the air during Morning in Ponyville; 2:05 - in the crowd grumbling at Rarity; 13:26 - singing on a roof during A True, True Friend; 20:53 ~ 21:15 - in the crowd during Life in Equestria
Duplicates: 20:53 - one in the crowd
|1||7:57 - over the crowd of worried ponies|
|5||20:27 - in the sweeping crowd shot
Duplicates: 20:31 - one in the crowd
|10||4:13 - talking with Berryshine and Sassaflash; 7:57 ~ 8:46 - next to "Bluebell"; 19:49 ~ 21:06 - watching the qualification tryouts
Duplicates: several in the crowd at 20:00 ~ 21:06
|12||2:42 ~ 3:11 - with other ponies during Pinkie the Party Planner; 5:43, 6:09 - seen during The Super Duper Party Pony; 7:22 - in the crowd admiring Cheese Sandwich; 13:10 ~ 16:32 - watching Pinkie Pie and Cheese Sandwich's goof off|
|13||0:08, 0:10, 0:50 - at the Ponyville Days Festival announcement
Duplicates: several at 0:10
|16||3:16 - shielding her eyes|
|19||3:42 - applauding the Cutie Mark Crusaders; 9:28 - in Sweetie Belle's dream|
|20||3:35 - inside the tent; 6:00 - seen during Flim Flam Miracle Curative Tonic; 14:38 ~ 16:19 - in the Ponyville Swim Meet crowd; 16:04 - near Flim and Flam's tonic stand
Duplicates: four at 3:35
|22||0:36 - welcoming Princess Twilight to the Traders Exchange; 1:58 - admiring Princess Twilight; 9:27 - walking through the Traders Exchange; 12:26 - behind a trading stall; 13:34 - in line for oat burgers; 13:58, 14:03, 14:07 - near a trading stall; 14:26 - buying an oat burger; 15:52 - crossing in front of Fluttershy's dropped bear call; 19:17 - at the Traders Exchange trial|
|24||4:40, 6:50, 7:02, 7:20 - in the Equestria Games crowd; 12:20, 12:26, 13:14 - watching the aerial relay; 14:34, 14:39, 14:41 - listening to Spike sing; 16:33 - watching the ice archery event; 18:38 - flying up to catch the ice cloud; 20:41, 20:50 - watching the closing ceremonies|
|25||1:29 - watching the dignitaries from Maretonia arrive; 9:53 - in an auditorium crowd
Duplicates: one at 1:29
|26||20:19 - walking up to Twilight's castle; 20:30 ~ 20:57 - seen during Let the Rainbow Remind You|
|4||8:18 - fleeing from the twittermite swarm|
|5||5:06, 10:58, 11:17 - pushing clouds with other Pegasi; 11:47 - flying through Cloudsdale|
|7||7:01, 8:29, 11:10, 12:59, 13:20, 13:28, 20:29 - at the Grand Galloping Gala; 7:34, 7:53 - shocked by the Smooze; 13:49, 14:20 ~ 15:08 - listening to Discord's stand-up comedy; 15:40, 16:46, 17:01 - in the Smooze-filled ballroom; 20:00, 20:02 - frightened by the Smooze; 21:28 - in the final shot of Gala ponies|
|9||15:21 ~ 15:51 - picked up by DJ Pon-3's mobile DJ station; 16:20, 16:21 - flying into town hall|
|10||0:29 ~ 1:33 - at the Grand Equestria Pony Summit; 19:55 - listening to Spike's apology; 20:54 - looking at the finished statue|
|11||8:06 - walking through Ponyville with Sea Swirl|
|13||14:03, 14:05, 14:24 - in Ponyville's shared dream|
|15||6:43, 7:23 - sitting in the stadium watching the Wonderbolts practice; 21:25 - sitting to the top right of Rarity|
|17||7:27 - mingling with Cherry Berry and Noteworthy|
|19||1:56 - flying over Ponyville with Merry May|
|21||1:41 - decorating Ponyville for Nightmare Night|
|24||17:54 - acting confused as to why Coloratura called herself "Rara"|
|26||3:25 - talking to Amethyst Star and Sprinkle Medley; 21:07 - as part of "group A" for the finale; 21:24 - appears in final group shot|
|1||1:52 - walking away from the Castle of Friendship|
|4||17:47 ~ 20:25 - watching the dance recital|
|6||9:23 - whispers with Caramel and Shoeshine about Trixie; 18:21 - in the crowd for Trixie's show|
|8||1:11 - putting red bows with wrapping on the pillars; 1:27 - receiving a gift from a male Pegasus; 20:46 - putting down a gift; 21:02 - taking part in the finale|
|14||15:47 - watching the Applewood Derby with Written and Silver Script; 16:50 - watching the Applewood Derby; 17:43 - cheering on the Applewood Derby; 17:51 - approaching the crash; 20:57 - watching the do-over of the Derby|
|19||12:45 - in the stands of the baseball game|
|23||7:33 - as a vendor; 18:07 - as an audience member in the operating theater|
|24||1:46 - in establishing shot of Wonderbolt Academy; 1:49 - practicing loops with Orange Swirl|
Depiction in Rainbow Rocks
A translucent mini-figure toy and collector card of Sunshower Raindrops have been released, with her name listed with a trademark symbol, as part of the tenth wave of mystery packs, which has been displayed at the 2014 American International Toy Fair. According to the collector card, Sunshower Raindrops "helps her friends look on the bright side!"
Sunshower Raindrops appears on the fan-designed WeLoveFine T-shirt "Wonder Academy Sky High".
- "We're wingponies, which means that we have one another's hindquarters no matter what. We look after one another, and make sure we're safe and stuff like that. Maybe one day we'll get to be full-fledged Wonderbolts. Hooves crossed!"
- — The Wonderbolts Academy Handbook
- ↑ Stitch Kingdom (2014-02-15). Timeline Photos. Facebook. Retrieved on 2014 February 21.
- ↑ List Of All Wave 10 Blind Bag Figures!. All About MLP Merch (2014-03-15). Retrieved on 2014 March 17.