For this character's human counterpart, see . Sweetie Drops, or Bon Bon, is a female with a beige coat, pigment blue mane with a rose pink streak, cerulean eyes, and a of three objects which are identified by Little, Brown's and Gameloft's respectively as three candies and as three bows. She has speaking roles in , , , , , , , and . The name Bon Bon comes from "", which is French for "candy", and originates from Sweetie Drops' cutie mark's resemblance to wrapped sweets.
Design, development, and production
Sweetie Drops shares her design and coat and eye colors with , her design with , , , , and , and her coat and eye colors with , , "", "", "", and "". Her cutie mark resembles that of a G1 pony named while her color scheme is similar to that of the G1 pony .
Different name her Sweetie Drops and Bon Bon. Additionally, she is referred to as Bon Bon in the Japanese television broadcasts of and , she is named Bon Bon (ボンボン, Bon Bon) in the closing credits. In , she is referred to on-screen as both Bon Bon and Sweetie Drops. In , she is referred to in dialogue as Bon Bon.
Sweetie Drops frequently appears with , which has been explained by a layout artist to be mostly coincidental and based on aesthetic considerations, as far as season one is concerned. Being a , she has a different tone in her voice in each of her speaking roles.As with most background ponies, Sweetie Drops's design and color scheme are frequently used for filler in crowd scenes. For example, in , four or five Sweetie Drops can be seen as the angle pans past right before the race. Another four or so can be seen in the race stampede afterward; however only one is in the actual race. In a scene from , there are clearly two Sweetie Drops visible. She is also "doubled" near the end of the , right before 's finishing part, as well as many other times and places.
Depiction in the series
"I didn't put those in my bag!"Sweetie Drops makes regular appearances in the show as a , usually in more prominent ways than regular background ponies. For example, after 's chase scene in , Sweetie Drops expresses her astonishment at Twilight's disappearance once she teleports. In , she is one of the characters lining up for free muffins, and is one of the ponies who fell ill after consuming them. In , she is praised by Twilight for her good work on tending to the flowers.
When secretly fills Sweetie Drops's bag with apples in and demands payment for them, Sweetie Drops complains and looks at disapprovingly until she is given additional apples at no charge.
Sweetie Drops and asking who Rarity is.In , she enters 's , inquiring about . However, she immediately loses interest once Rarity tells her that Fluttershy is gone, and upon receiving a sales pitch from Rarity, she responds with, "And you are?" Later, she is one of the ponies crowding around Fluttershy after her presence in town is accidentally revealed by Twilight.
Sweetie Drops in Apple Bloom's fantasy in Hearts and Hooves Day.In she falls under the that Twilight put on a doll, , and expresses her love for the object. She is seen later fighting with in the background over the doll. In she is seen talking to Lyra near a well, which Derpy pops out of. In , she is the only background pony to welcome back Applejack at the train station; she also appears at the train station at the beginning of the episode, and at Applejack's surprise party.
She speaks again in , once again with a different voice, where she complains about the cider she bought from having rocks in it. She also appears in , standing next to Lyra in the village shot and appears screaming in Apple Bloom's fantasy scene.
In , she playfully bounces off a roof along with Lyra during the .
Sweetie Drops covered in trash during the bridge scene.In , Sweetie Drops has a short speaking line with on a bridge near Fluttershy's house, and as in previous appearances, she is depicted with a different variant of voice again. While dragging garbage trucks away from Ponyville, she offers to listen to Cherry Berry's stand-up comedy routine. She also walks around in the market earlier in the episode, wearing saddlebags featuring Lyra Heartstrings's cutie mark, whereas other characters have saddlebags with buckles of their own cutie mark or something related. She meets Lyra at a table in the background later in the market scene. She also appears in , , , and in .
Sweetie Drops in Magical Mystery Cure.In , she walks with through during .
In she is in the crowd that gathers in front of the to complain about the annoying clones.
In she is glaring angrily at 's return to Ponyville . She is also present during the rematch between Twilight Sparkle and Trixie, ducking under one of Twilight's spells. She also appears in and .
Sweetie Drops appears in , , and . In , she appears in the present day and a filly version of her wearing glasses appears in a flashback. She also appears in , , , , , , , , and .
Special Agent Sweetie Drops.In , Sweetie Drops appears at 's Quills and Sofas outlet purchasing a bed. In , she appears in Apple Bloom's dream running from a swarm of . She also appears in , and .
In , she and Lyra help decorate Town Hall for and 's wedding. It is revealed that Sweetie Drops is actually a former agent working for a monster-hunting agency out of Canterlot, but the agency was dissolved when a bugbear escaped from Tartarus. As the one who had originally captured it, Sweetie Drops went undercover in Ponyville using the alias "Bon Bon" to leave her old life behind. This revelation deeply upsets Lyra, her best friend, but the two later make amends when Lyra shares one of her own secrets.
In , Sweetie Drops watches a polo game outside Canterlot Castle. She also appears in . In she appears in Ponyville's shared dream physically attached to Lyra Heartstrings.
Lyra and Sweetie Drops are seen together at the Sisterhooves Social in , and also appear together in , , and She and Lyra appears in the final group shot during in .
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Times are approximate and taken from videos available online.Season one Stands by and and rears up during the theme song. 6:47 – watching 's chariot land 6:53, 16:41 – at the party, 18:40 – heading to the town hall, 18:46 – on a balcony in the town hall, 18:48 19:29 – on the floor next to , 19:36 – rearing up in anticipation of 's appearance, 19:52 – staring at Celestia's empty spot and murmuring to Lyra, 20:02, 20:07, 20:14, 20:17 – in the crowd surveyed by , 20:53 – lower body only, 20:58 – gasps at the mentioning of Nightmare Moon's name, 21:06 – looking at Twilight, 21:23 – staring fearfully at Nightmare Moon.
Duplicates: 20:17 – Numerous duplicates in the audience.20:24 21:02 – standing in the crowd. 2:28 – in line for 's stand in Applejack's fantasy, 4:23 – in the foreground as fly by in 's fantasy, 8:01 – on the dance floor in Castle in 's fantasy, 8:18 – standing at the wedding, 10:58 – laughing with Daisy at dinner in reality, 11:19 – looks at Twilight's outburst, 12:47 – running from rain, 17:11 – hears "Twilight has an extra ticket to the Grand Galloping Gala", 17:25 17:32 – part of the mob crowding around Twilight, 17:38 – surprising Twilight from a doorway, 18:08 – cornering Twilight, 18:12 – surprised at Twilight's disappearing.
Duplicates: 4:23 4:26 – lots of duplicates seen from behind.2:10 – running from the cow stampede in panic, 2:54 – observing Applejack herd the cows away, 3:57 4:15 – standing around in town, 4:19 – affixing decorations to a bridge, 4:53 7:41 – in the audience at the party for Applejack, 14:49 14:56 – getting free muffin samples, 18:09 – running from the bunny stampede.
Duplicates: 4:53 – one duplicate in the audience, 5:28.1:28 – standing near the fountain and near the joke shop, 1:31 – closer view of Sweetie Drops near the joke shop, 12:18 12:41 – near , 12:54 – next to the vegetable stand, 14:11 – talking to at 's party, 19:03, 19:16, 19:54, 20:11, 20:37 – laughing at mutual zapping.
Duplicates: 1:28 – two Sweetie Drops in different sections of the town square.2:21 9:59 – in the crowd for 's show, 17:42 – watching the Ursa from inside a house with Minuette.
Duplicates: 2:21 – two Sweetie Drops in the crowd.1:48 – on the bridge in the park with , 2:35 – talking to Lyra, 2:50 – in the crowd listening to Twilight, 20:12 – standing as the pegasi clear the smoke. 0:11 – helping with the clean-up. 20:04 – standing in the town square.
Duplicates: 20:04 – three Sweetie Drops in different areas of the town square.2:57 – being praised by Twilight Sparkle for her work on the flowers, 14:01 14:10 with Lyra and the outside Sugarcube Corner. 2:21 2:42 – standing in the crowd to listen to 's speech (with a weather team vest), 2:48 – with the plant team with the appropriate vest, 4:12 – singing from the side of the screen, 4:56 – standing with the plant team, 5:47 – sings with the plant team, 5:51, 6:01 – holding the last note with Twilight, 19:41 – carrying seed bags at night, 20:25 20:54 – in the crowd looking at the mayor and Twilight.
Duplicates: 3:32 – one duplicate in the crowd, 4:47 – appears from a corner of the screen, 5:18, 5:51 – one Sweetie Drops in the plant team and one in the animal team.4:57 – talking to Golden Harvest at the marketplace, 6:14 – having apples forced on her by , 6:16 – "I didn't put those in my bag", 6:22 6:33 – looking crossly at Applejack and Apple Bloom, 6:36 – gets a bucket of apples placed on her back and walks away, 16:18 – at 's cute-ceañera. 4:08 – watching Rainbow Dash ring the bell, 5:30 – watching Rainbow's bale of hay fly, 5:35 – carrying Applejack in celebration, 6:03 – in the crowd, 6:24 – watching Applejack leap, 6:31 – watching Rainbow leap, 7:11 7:25 – watching the final event, 7:18 – looking up at Applejack, 8:51 – at the Running of the Leaves, 9:08, 9:11 – takes her place at the starting line (contestant #10), 9:13 – warming up, 9:20 9:37 – looking at Rainbow from the audience (no tags), 9:40 – watching Applejack tie up Rainbow (tags included), 9:44, 11:18 – looking at Twilight, 11:27 – looking at Golden Harvest, 11:36 – starts running, 11:40 18:22 – running in the Running of the Leaves, 11:54 – in first place, 13:20 – in second place passing Applejack, 14:31 – passing Rainbow Dash, 16:41, 17:15, 17:42 – passing Rainbow (contestant #01), 17:56 – being passed by Rainbow, 18:19, 18:51 – standing near the finish line (tags are gone), 19:23 20:02 – in the crowd watching Rainbow and Applejack tussle, 20:35 – bowing before Princess Celestia, 21:09 – watching Applejack and Rainbow Dash make up, 21:21.
Duplicates: 6:03 – eight duplicates in the crowd, 9:08 – one duplicate, 9:11 – one duplicate in the audience, 9:13, 9:15 – another duplicate, 11:37 – entire pony posse intermittently duplicated for effect, 13:45 – three Sweetie Drops running, 18:19 – two Sweetie Drops, 18:51 – one duplicate near the finish line, 19:23 – many Sweetie Drops scroll by.13:04 – at the fashion show, 14:08 14:17 – viewing the stage, 14:31 – mouth wide open at the sight of the dresses. None. None. None. 15:14 – standing in the crowd for the talent show, 16:36 – staring at the , 18:40 – starts laughing, 18:46, 19:14, 20:02 – applauding.
Duplicates: 15:14 – two duplicates in the audience, 16:36 – one duplicate, 18:40, 20:02 – at least four duplicates.None. 11:58 – in inquiring about , 12:08 – looks at and then asks who Rarity is, 15:50 – part of the crowd around Fluttershy, 16:43 18:39 – in the audience for Fluttershy's latest fashion show, 17:40 – looking displeased at Fluttershy's performance, 17:47 – gaping, 18:07. 14:02 14:41 – in listening to 's song (wearing a gray top hat), 17:10 – in the crowd watching Appleloosa's flag being raised, 18:22 – standing ready behind a barricade, 19:02 – runs from the buffaloes, 19:39 – runs from the falling clock tower.
Duplicates: 17:10 – two duplicates in the crowd.6:52 – bows as Celestia leaves her party, 7:08 – leaving the party herself. 11:18 11:29 – standing in the audience for the performance in Rarity's flashback, 11:56 – in Canterlot in Twilight Sparkle's flashback, 12:04 – in the crowd for the sun-raising ceremony, 12:36 – standing with and "Forest Spirit" in the present. 2:22 – sitting and watching the night sky next to , 2:58 – sitting by herself, 3:48, 3:53 – standing up to watch the show, 4:16 – watching the meteor shower.
Duplicates: 2:22 – one duplicate sitting near another Orange Swirl, 3:55, 4:20.None. 4:43 – standing in line for Applejack's stand in her fantasy. Season two
2:14 - in main square (with two duplicates)
14:28 - in Applejack's flashback of Winter Wrap Up; 20:43 21:16 - in Canterlot Castle
Duplicates: 20:43 - four in the crowd; 20:51 - one in the crowd16:36 - "That incredible, amazing doll!"; 16:50 17:59 - fighting other ponies over ; 18:05 - staring at Smarty Pants before walking away None. 17:00 - approaching ; 18:25 - in the crowd (with a duplicate); 19:04 - in the crowd; 19:23 - carrying Berryshine and "" 1:08, 1:32, 1:41 - in the bowling alley; 11:29 - in a house window; 12:21 - having a slice of pie; 16:12, 16:22 - watching Apple Bloom's cutie pox go out of control; 16:43 - "Cutie pox?!"; 16:45 - races into a house with Daisy and ; 19:34 - watching the Seeds of Truth bloom None. 0:11, 0:24, 0:54 - in the Rainbow Dash Fan Club, wearing a Rainbow Dash head piece; 2:14 - watching Rainbow Dash save ; 2:33 - praising Rainbow Dash; 2:40 - watching Rainbow fly away; 3:15, 3:19, 4:02 - in the crowd praising Rainbow Dash; 4:16 - sees elderly ponies in danger; 5:03, 5:17 - hearing Rainbow Dash talk; 5:53 - sees Pinkie Pie run away; 6:05 - admiring Rainbow Dash; 6:22, 6:49 - in line for Rainbow's autograph; 7:25 - listening to Mayor Mare; 12:01, 12:35 - admiring Mare Do Well; 13:49 - talking with Shoeshine; 17:43 - in the crowd at Mare Do Well's thank-you parade 10:05 - in a checkboard shot of ponies during ; 18:54 20:07 - at the Canterlot Garden Party 7:15 - next to Lyra Heartstrings as passes by 1:51 - walking in the middle of the aisle; 3:32, 3:52, 4:20, 4:35, 20:05 - in the pageant audience; 20:24 - singing
Duplicates: 20:24 - several in the sweeping crowd shot19:03, 20:32 - in line for zap apple jam None 2:43 3:46 - at Applejack's sendoff party; 4:31, 4:52 - at the train station; 5:02 - at Applejack's welcome home party; 7:50 - on the rodeo grounds; 21:03 - welcoming Applejack back 2:08, 2:15, 10:09 - in line for apple cider; 4:09 - in the crowd complaing; 5:00 8:35 - in the crowd during ; 11:25 - in the crowd of ponies; 12:07 - with Berryshine and Golden Harvest; 12:09 - with Granny Smith, Apple Bloom, and others; 12:25 - looking at ; 15:41, 16:09, 17:45, 18:41, 19:21 - in the crowd at the cider-making competition; 19:43 - watching the Apples leave; 20:04 - drinking Flim and Flam's cider; 20:09 - "Mine's got rocks in it!"; 20:21, 20:26, 20:31 - refusing Flim and Flam's cider None 0:02, 3:30 - in Ponyville Town Square; 13:39 - in Apple Bloom's fantasy of Ponyville 3:11 6:14 - appears during ; 11:26 - listening to Pinkie's announcement; 11:36 - laughing at ; 21:04 - in Ponyville Town Square; 21:07 - jumping across rooftops 1:39, 6:25 - in the Ponyville marketplace; 1:59, 2:42, 2:51, 3:18 - with Lyra Heartstrings; 2:27 - walking with ; 11:14 11:52 - talking with 6:21 6:30 - during ' attack; 6:40 - watching Cerberus from a window None 7:26 - on the Pegasi training field 0:02, 9:01, 20:04 - in wide-angle shot of Ponyville; 9:12 - in the Ponyville marketplace; 10:04 - picking up the Foal Free Press; 10:06 - reading the Foal Free Press; 18:32 - leering at the Cutie Mark Crusaders 0:37 - watching carry the cake None. 6:58 9:58 - at the first wedding ceremony; 20:34 - in a photo of Rainbow Dash and ; 21:10 - watching and leave Season three 6:14 - walking through Canterlot with Perfect Pace during None 13:35, 14:40, 14:42 - in the crowd complaining about Pinkie Pie 10:33 - on a ladder; 12:51, 13:50, 13:51, 15:27 17:07 - at the Summer Harvest Parade (with several duplicates) 3:05, 3:27, 3:58 - in the crowd of ponies; 4:49 - laughing at Trixie in her flashback; 17:15, 17:37, 18:09 - watching Twilight and Trixie's second duel; 20:21 - walking up to Twilight after the duel; 20:32 - watching Twilight perform for the Saddle Arabians 0:06 - walking through Ponyville; 0:22 - watches zoom into the air None 18:09 - seen at the beginning of None None None None 0:23 - in a house window during ; 2:05 - in the crowd grumbling at Rarity; 3:04, 3:11 - in the crowd at Sugarcube Corner; 4:09 - appearing sunburned; 7:58 - walking through Ponyville, looking mad; 12:52 - in Ponyville during ; 13:00 13:26 - in the crowd during ; 15:35 - in flashback of Friendship is Magic, part 1; 18:24, 18:41, 20:34 - at Twilight's princess coronation; 20:53 21:07 - in the crowd during
Duplicates: 20:53 - one in the crowdSeason four None None None None 20:27 - in the sweeping crowd shot None None None None 4:13 - sitting on a bench with Lyra Heartstrings; 20:26 - cheering for the Ponyville team 13:19 - appears during during the line "A firm 'gesundhoof' when I sneeze." 3:09 - with other ponies during ; 5:20 6:44 - seen during ; 13:10 16:32 - watching Pinkie Pie and 's goof off; 18:21, 18:29 - in Cheese Sandwich's flashback during (as a filly); 19:51 - watching Cheese Sandwich's party cannon fire; 20:09, 20:16 - seen during 0:08 0:43 - at the Ponyville Days Festival announcement; 4:49, 4:51 - getting off the train; 5:05 - looking at Rarity; 6:07. 6:11 - in Ponyville next to Shoeshine; 9:39 - standing next to ""
Duplicates: several at 0:1010:07 - playing with a seal at the Ponyville Pet Center fundraiser; 11:48 - watching perform; 12:16, 12:20 - cheering for the Pony Tones; 15:35 - in a line of ponies outside Sugarcube Corner None 3:29 - in the crowd of ponies; 4:11 5:12 - watching the fly through Ponyville; 5:21 - gasping in horror; 6:17 - cheering for Fluttershy
Duplicates: several at 4:11None None 2:24 - entering the auditorium; 3:42 - applauding the Cutie Mark Crusaders; 4:32, 5:07 - in the auditorium lobby; 9:40 - in 's dream, in formal attire 3:35, 3:40 - inside the tent; 4:54, 5:13, 6:06, 7:20 - seen during ; 15:22 - near Flim and Flam's tonic stand
Duplicates: one at 3:35None 2:11, 2:27, 5:48 - trotting through the Rainbow Falls Traders Exchange; 4:52 - walking through the Traders Exchange; 7:19, 15:30, 17:56 - in front of a trading stall; 8:57 - sitting in the Traders Exchange royal box seats area; 12:35, 18:04 - at Pinkie Pie's auction of Twilight's books; 18:35 - walking away from Pinkie's auction; 19:24, 19:42 - at the Traders Exchange trial; 20:10 - leaving the Traders Exchange None 7:02 - in the Equestria Games crowd; 14:37 - listening to Spike sing 1:27, 1:44 - watching the dignitaries from Maretonia arrive (in formal attire); 19:53, 20:00 - in an auditorium crowd; 20:12 - having her magic stolen by
Duplicates: one at 1:2921:14 - seen during Season five None None 17:48 - shopping in 's Quills and Sofas 8:18 - fleeing from the swarm 0:19, 0:22 - participating in the Running of the Leaves; 15:15 - running from the giant snowball
Duplicates: one at 0:200:01 - walking with ; 17:41, 18:36 - laughing at the rodeo clowns None None 8:16 9:54 - talking with Lyra Heartstrings at town hall; 10:00 - blending into a crowd of ponies; 17:08 17:44, 18:51 20:57 - at Cranky Doodle Donkey and 's wedding 4:13, 4:16 - watching ponies play polo 14:11 - watching Twilight Sparkle fly through Ponyville on a window balcony; 19:59 - at the friendship party in Ponyville with Lyra Heartstrings None 13:39, 17:24, 18:02, 18:49 - fused with Lyra in Ponyville's shared dream None None None 7:49, 8:18 - talking to with Lyra Heartstrings; 10:16 10:51, 11:30 - watching a musical performance; 11:55 - surprised by ""'s voice; 12:45 - watching Apple Bloom and "Orchard Blossom" do their Sisterhooves cheer; 14:26 - standing between "" and on the race sidelines; 15:43 - watching the hay bale push with "Ruby Pinch"; 15:50 - sitting in the stands; 16:55 16:57 - standing next to Lyra at the finish line; 17:07 - staring at "Orchard Blossom"
Duplicates: one at 15:5013:28 - talking to in her fancy dress from , , , and ; 13:38 - conversing with Cherry Berry and ; 20:25 - standing with Lyra behind the Cutie Mark Crusaders 7:14 - talking to Lyra None None 3:28 - talking to Lyra None 1:19 - gasping with Lyra; 5:08 - seeing 's arrival with Lyra; 8:09 - talking to Lyra on the left side of the stage; 8:45 - standing in between Lyra and Pinkie Pie, watching Countess Coloratura perform ""; 9:23 - cheering at the end of Countess Coloratura's number; 17:56 - standing in the crowd None 1:15 5:04 - member of the resistance; 21:10 - as part of "Group B" for the finale, standing next to Lyra; 21:22 - appears in final group shot Season six None None None 18:31 20:25 - watching the dance recital, seated next to and Lyra None 6:11 - running with Lyra; 18:21 - in the crowd for Trixie's show 14:07 18:41 - in the crowd for the Wonderbolts' performance 3:34 - dwelling the town square; 5:28 - hugging ; 6:05 - watching S06E08 Unnamed Earth Stallion #4 give a duck doll; 13:19 - talking to Lyra; 14:33 - talking to S06E08 Unnamed Earth Stallion #4 at the party; 14:59 - sharing a mug of cider; 19:07, 19:36, 19:41, 19:47 - talking to Lyra at the party; 20:23 - hanging out at the Hearth's Warming celebration with Lyra; 21:02 - taking part in the finale; 21:24 - singing the final lines None 5:55 - walking in front of the camera in the spa; 7:25, 7:41, 8:21 - waiting in line for the steam room; 11:35 - getting a warm towel 5:30 - talking to None None 14:33 - at the start line for the Derby with Berryshine and Goldengrape; 16:19 - watching the Applewood Derby with Lyra; 16:52 - doing the wave with , , Shoeshine, , , and Orange Swirl; 21:13 - watching the do-over of the Derby 9:51 - standing outside Sugarcube Corner None None 12:56 - part of the crowd of fanponies at the train station (face painted); 15:01 - talking to Goldengrape on the train; 19:40 - in the stands for the buckball game 12:46 - in the stands of the baseball game; 13:33 - cheering on ; 20:52 - attending Gabby's cute-ceañera; 21:07 - dancing at Gabby's cute-ceañera None None None None None 9:21 - walking behind the fake Pinkie Pie None Season seven 3:02 - watching the medal ceremony (tail seen behind Cherry Berry); 4:06 - standing behind ; 4:14 - standing with ; 5:38 - at a table with ; 6:05 - talking to ; 6:30 - talking with and ; 16:44 - talking to ; 20:28 - standing behind None 6:32 - looking at a painting with ; 9:16 - looking at the mess of toys with ; 19:16 - talking to 6:16 - walking with Lyra before pushing her away from Pinkie's craziness None None 10:50 - in the stands of the Wonderbolts arena None 10:21 - talking to ; 19:16 - in the crowd for the Couture du Future Fashion Contest None None None 0:02 - walking past ; 0:08 - at 's stand 0:19 - walking with ; 6:22 - talking to ; 17:25 - listening to Twilight with Lyra 9:17 - arguing with Lyra; 10:53 - walking and talking with and Lyra; ; 21:17 - walking up to the stage None None None 0:05 - waiting in line at the flower stand; 0:17 - nervously looking at all the flowers (speaking role); 10:17 - back at the flower stand; 11:31 - in the crowd outside the Quill and Sofa store; 18:53 - perusing the Ponyville market square; 19:20 - looking at the pony wearing 's outfit None None None 14:32 17:33 - at 's pie party 20:41 - getting off the with Lyra 8:36 - talking to Lyra outside the None Season eight None None 0:40 - at the comedy club, sitting with and ; 3:45 - walking with ; 20:42 21:02 - at the "surprise party" for "" 16:19 - in the audience for the fashion show (shot reused from ) 10:38 - in the photo booth with and ; 15:34 - talking to Lyra in a booth; 16:36 - in the audience for Big Bucks and Jack Pot's magic show; 20:29 - waiting for Lyra to exit the rollercoaster car 1:19 - talking to ; 2:27 - boarding the None 2:06 - walking in the direction of the 0:03 - standing behind , , and 15:45 - exchanging Hearts and Hooves Day gifts with Lyra None 10:50 - in a photograph; 11:07, 11:25, 11:39, 11:46 - shopping at the market (speaking role, referred to as Bon Bon) None Yes
Depiction in Equestria GirlsMain article:
In Rainbow Rocks, Lyra makes a brief cameo with Sweetie Drops during an establishing shot of Ponyville. In an alternate world, her human counterpart appears as a high school student.
Depiction in My Little Pony The Movie
In , Lyra and Sweetie Drops appear in the establishing panning shot of Canterlot.
Sweetie Drops on the back of Friendship is Magic comic book Issue #1 Ghost Variant cover RE.In , Sweetie Drops appears on the back of Ghost Variant wrap cover RE (on which her inclusion was requested by Hasbro after the cover's artist Melanie Tingdahl submitted a design sketch that only included on the front and on the back),'s and , and , page 13, , page 22, and the issue's Hot Topic , Comics World , Phoenix Comics & Games (and ) exclusive , pages 16–17, , pages , 6, 8, 17, and 18, pages 11 and 18, page 7, pages 7 and 9, pages 3, 5, and 14, page 14, pages 14-15, and on .
In , Sweetie Drops appears an Larry's Comics and Jetpack Comics , pages and 22 and two Jetpack Comics , pages , 7, and 21, page 20, page 15, and page 19.
In , she appears on page 10 and page 20.
In the , the names Sweetie Drops and Bon Bon are both used. Contrary to a statement made by author G.M. Berrow, the character is not referenced by any name in . In , "Sweetie Drops's cottage" is mentioned in the narration of chapter 3, "The Road Less Sparkled", and "Bon Bon" is one of the names on 's guest list for a planned birthday party for in the bonus activity page "Birthday Mix-Up". The character appears in , the print version of which refers to her as Sweetie Drops and the version of which refers to her as Bon Bon. The character also appears in .
Lyra and Bon Bon are the focus of the chapter book , in which she rejoins the S.M.I.L.E. spy agency alongside Lyra. In , the pair are tasked by their agency to retrieve the Pondora Box and are aided by and .
In the issue 69 comic Daring friends and the missing story!, Sweetie Drops appears at the .
Sweetie Drops, under the name Bon Bon, is one of the available playable characters in Gameloft's mobile game. Her in-game name is spoken aloud by and . The game's of her states that her name is the French word for "candy" and that she has three bows as her cutie mark. A later update includes a version of Sweetie Drops called "Agent Sweetie Drops". The in-game description for this version states, "Any resemblance between this super-secret-monster-hunting agent and a mild-mannered Ponyville dessert enthusiast is PURELY coincidental, and also CLASSIFIED."
Sweetie Drops appears in a photograph in , and in .
Sweetie Drops appears in episode 5 of Fundamentals of Magic, "When Magic Goes Wrong".
Sweetie Drops in the Comic Con 2011 poster.A photo of a partially translucent of Sweetie Drops turned up in late August 2012, and a photo including its corresponding turned up in late November 2012; the toy and card were released as part of the seventh wave of in January 2013. The figure uses the mold but features the color scheme and cutie mark of the show character. According to the card, "SWEETIE DROPS knows sharing treats makes them taste sweeter!" Her name comes both from the card and from the packaging of the wave, which each list the name as a trademark. A mystery pack wave 7 image formerly displayed by a mystery pack listing on the website of the Greek company KAPSIS depicts Sweetie Drops, referred to as Bon Bon, with the same design as in the show.
Cutie Mark Magic toys include a brushable of Sweetie Drops, the packaging of which depicts her with the same design as in the show and lists her name as a trademark.
A third of Sweetie Drops has been leaked.
Sweetie Drops, along with hosts of characters from the show, appears on the and . On the Comic Con 2011 poster, she is in front of , to the left of , behind , and to the right of . On the season two poster, she is in front of , to the left of , behind , and to the right of . Despite being only coincidentally placed together in the show, the designer of the posters intentionally placed Sweetie Drops and Lyra Heartstrings together on the Comic Con 2011 poster.
Little, Brown's My Little Pony Friendship is Magic official My Little Pony: The Elements of Harmony lists Sweetie Drops by name and appearance.Mini Pony Collector's Guide identifies her cutie mark as three candies.
There is a Sweetie Drops , the packaging of which lists her name as a trademark. An online description of the figure mentions that the character is "named Sweetie Drops after her sweet nature and three candies Cutie Mark" and that "Sweetie Drops is an Earth pony who is identified as a background pony who lives in Lyra Heartstrings. Sometimes referred to as Bon Bon, Sweetie Drops shares her beige coat and pigment blue mane with Shoeshine."
Series 2 of Enterplay's includes a card featuring Sweetie Drops, the front of which lists her name as Bon Bon with a trademark symbol. The card's description reads "Poor Bon Bon can't catch a break! She’s been accused of shoplifting apples, gotten trash rained all over her, was bamboozled by an enchanted doll, and served rock-flavored cider—enough already! Maybe her habit of trying out new voices constantly is an attempt at dodging her rotten luck? A lot of her spare time (she might say "way too much time") is spent suffering through the hijinks of her excitable roommate, Lyra Heartstrings. Don't be fooled through, those two are the best of friends!" Her card is #36 of its series.
Im Garten, a puzzle printed in the German , features Sweetie Drops in an image from .
Sweetie Drops, under the name Bonbon, is one of the My Little Pony companions added to in early July 2013. A description of her on the website reads "Beloved earth pony!"
On the My Little Pony Friendship is Magic: Season One Disc 2, the closed captions for the episode refer to Sweetie Drops as Bon Bon.
Sweetie Drops appears on a number of WeLoveFine.com merchandise designs, often near and also often along with multiple other characters from the show. On "There's A Pony For That", which references , the backgrounds of the icons that Sweetie Drops and Lyra Heartstrings appear in are each the same color as the other pony's coat. None of the designs refer to Sweetie Drops or any of the other characters by name, though "Sweetie Bon Bon" and "Bon Bon Voice" are the website's titles for two designs each featuring her and no other characters, the description on the website's page for "Bon Bon Voice" states "Bon-Bon is quite the voice actress!", the keywords of each of the website's pages for all six versions of "There's A Pony For That" include "bon bon" along with names of the design's other fifteen characters, the keywords of the website's page for "We're All Doomed" include both "sweetie drops" and "bon bon" along with names of the design's other five characters, the keywords of the website's pages for "Sweetie Bon Bon", "Bon Bon Voice", "Team Background", and "Ponyville Sweet Shop" each also include both "sweetie drops" and "bon bon", the keywords of the website's page for "Pony Constellations" also include "sweetie drops", and the keywords of the website's page for "Camouflage" include both "bonbon" and "sweetie drops".
An Enterplay checklist has listed Sweetie Drops's name as Bon Bon with a trademark symbol.
In Enterplay's , an older version of a card of , shown at 2013, bears the title "Lyra Heartstrings & Bon Bon", and α #32 R, a card of , attributes to Bon Bon the quote "I never knew the words 'I think my radio is broken' could make somepony so happy." In the game's expansion set Canterlot Nights, card #115 U, , depicts Sweetie Drops/Bon Bon along with multiple other characters and attributes to Bon Bon the quote "... Seriously?" In the game's expansion set The Crystal Games, and #ƒ15, cards of Bon Bon, list the quote "I try to be a voice of reason for Lyra, but her enthusiasm is just so infectious sometimes." In the Absolute Discord expansion set, card #41 C of Bon Bon lists the quote "Welcome to Sweetie Drops Candies, where all your sweetest dreams come true!" In the Equestrian Odysseys expansion set, card of Sweetie Drops attributes to her the quote "Bon. Bon Bon."
Quotes"I didn't put those in my bag!" — Rarity: Welcome to Carousel Boutique! Sweetie Drops: Is she still here? We heard Fluttershy was here. Rarity: Sorry, you just missed her. But you're still in luck! I'm having a huge sale of some of my best designs! Sweetie Drops: And you are? Rarity: Rarity, of course! Sweetie Drops: Never heard of you. "That incredible, amazing doll!" — "Mine's got rocks in it." — "Go ahead, try one of your jokes out on me! I laugh at everything." — Sweetie Drops: My name isn't Bon Bon. It's "Special Agent Sweetie Drops". I work for a super-secret anti-monster agency in Canterlot, or at least I did until the bugbear went missing from Tartarus a few years back. Lyra Heartstrings: What are you talking about? Sweetie Drops: When it escaped, we had to shutter the whole agency. Every last shred of evidence of the organization's existence was destroyed. Celestia demanded complete deniability. Lyra Heartstrings: ...What? "There's just so many! How can I choose?!" — "Thank you! That's so thoughtful." — "I'll catch it!" — page 2 "The next book release will have to be even bigger." — "You can do it, Lyra!" — "Buying and bribing our affections? Politicians are all the same." — "I never knew the words 'I think my radio is broken' could make somepony so happy." — Enterplay α #32 R card of "... Seriously?" — Enterplay Canterlot Nights #115 U card Rock, Paper, Scissors, Shoot! "I try to be a voice of reason for Lyra, but her enthusiasm is just so infectious sometimes." — Enterplay The Crystal Games #34 C and #ƒ15 cards of Bon Bon "Welcome to Sweetie Drops Candies, where all your sweetest dreams come true!" — Enterplay Absolute Discord #41 C card of Bon Bon "Bon. Bon Bon." — Enterplay Equestrian Odysseys #31 F card of Sweetie Drops "We are a circle of pony friends! A circle of friends we'll be to the very end!" — Singing , Enterplay Defenders of Equestria #48 C card of Bon Bon "А ты мне!" — "Celebrate your special somepony on Hearts and Hooves Day whether it’s the one you love, or simply your best friend!" — With Lyra Heartstrings, My Little Pony Facebook post "Hey, pony friends." — "Bon Bon Voice" Sweetie Drops: You just read this Sweetie Drops: In one of my voices
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