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Nightmare Chrysalis by harwicks-art Nightmare Chrysalis by harwicks-art
I wanted to do a spooky villain image in honor of Nightmare Night and Halloween, but the question was which villain? Ultimately I decided, "Why be choosey?" I've seen plenty of fanfics where the spirit of Nightmare Moon returns and possesses Twilight or Celestia or some other character and then works to corrupt them, but why not take the path of least resistance and team up with someone likely to be sympathetic to your goals in the first place? I figure if the team-up gives Chrysalis a chance to feed on fear instead of namby-pamby love, then she'll never go hungry again.

I was also watching the Discord episodes the other week, and I couldn't help but notice as Twilight gets separated from all of her friends, then finds ponies who act nothing like them, and still eagerly slaps the Element of Harmony necklaces around their necks. By the end of the season, I suspect that she's much less blindly trusting, otherwise I would think that things could go badly very quickly.
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Arielmlp Featured By Owner 2 days ago  New member
NOT GOOD DEFENITLY NOT GOOD
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AngrySoundwave300 Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014  New member
HOLY CRAP! I didn't even realize it until i read the title. That's really cool!
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thedutchbrony Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
i did not noticed luna :p
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TheNextAlicorn Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2014  New member Student Traditional Artist
Luna's All like YOU STOLE MY oh i mean you stole my design!
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redwallfvs Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2014  New member Student Traditional Artist
Dude, this is the best mlp drawing I have EVER seen from a fan. EVEEEEEER.
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Karganor Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2014   Artisan Crafter
What's with the cocooning do they get turned into one that way or something else
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BenCooneyTheGuardian Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2014  New member
GET AWAY FROM HER, YOU LONG-LEGGED WITCH!!!
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SolarWolf95 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
beyond cool
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wintercoal Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Ah! It's hurting my heart, literally, to see my favorite *cough*(best pony) *cough* like this with no escape. But it looks like Luna's about to whoop some changeling flank! Go Luna! Whoo!
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