Bat ponies. They are a part of Equestria just as much as any earth pony, unicorn, pegasus or alicorn. But where did they come from? Who were they before? One ancient tome, penned by an explorer of a time long past, tells all. ·The Wandering Bard
The world has changed a great deal since the days of the Elements of Harmony. Celestia has sunk into a debilitating sickness, leaving Equestria to fall into an endless winter. Snow has made ruins of once thriving cities, and it only gets deeper with each night.