Shining Armor


Shining Armor is Twilight Sparkle's brother, Captain of the Equestrian Royal Guard, and Co-Ruler of the Crystal Empire with his wife, Princess Cadence, in My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. He was instrumental in the defeat of Queen Chrysalis and King Sombra.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least 6-C | 4-C

Name: Shining Armor

Origin: My Little Pony

Gender: Male

Age: 20s-30s, is Twilight's older brother

Classification: Unicorn

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics. Has powerful defensive Magic, can create forcefields that are strong enough to protect an entire city, can also shoot projectile spells among other things. Is not as versatile as Twilight, and has little variety in his spellcasting, as he focused more on being part of the military than becoming an adept magic user | Can send a wave of energy powerful enough to repel and defeat Queen Chrysalis, who was powerful enough to defeat Celestia, as well as all the Changelings at once.

Attack Potency: At least Island level+ (Can create a forcefield powerful to protect the entirety of Canterlot from attack. Should be superior to Rarity and Rainbow Dash) | Star level (Was powerful enough to easily defeat Queen Chrysalis)

Speed: Peak Human | Unknown

Lifting Strength: Likely Class K (As the captain of the Royal Guards, he should be comparable to physically strong ponies such as Rainbow Dash)

Striking Strength: At least Island Class+ | Star Class

Durability: At least Island level+ | Unknown

Stamina: Above average

Range: Several kilometers, can reach across the entirety of Canterlot | Also several kilometers, can reach slightly farther than previously.

Standard Equipment: None notable

Intelligence: Average, if often tricked and manipulated by the villain, hasn't really been seen producing many effective and good strategies, despite being Captain of the Royal Guard.

Weaknesses: Casting his protection spell can often cause him terrible migraines and severely drain him, is often ignorant enough to get caught and easily manipulated by the villain. Can easily get air sickness. | Requires Princess Cadence to gain this power

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Protection Spell: Produces a shield that can spread around an entire city, and is strong enough to protect said city from attacks.

Key: Base Form | Power of Love


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