|"I'm the apprentice of the local town wizard." She leaned forward, whispering. "He's a draaaaaaaaagon."|
|- Hiatus ch. 1|
Spike is a dragon, and the former apprentice of Twilight Sparkle. Since Rainbow left on her journey, Spike has grown to be about the size of a carriage, complete with wings, and has taken over the Ponyville Library as head of magical research. He has taken on Scootaloo as an apprentice to help him with various experiments.