Twilight Pegasus carries on the tradition of brave flying horses, returning from the stars to the Earth as a steed for the greatest champions. Twilight Pegasus represents the more adventurous and daring side of Pegasus the flying horse.
The original Pegasus sprung from the Gorgon Medusa after she wasdefeated by Perseus. Eventually the horse was flown to the heavensby Bellerophon, where it became on constellation. Never completelyhappy with the quiet life among the stars, Pegasus took a new form:Twilight Pegasus. Not willing to settle into life among the stars,but not wanting to leave the night sky bereft of a constellation,Pegasus takes the form of Twilight Pegasus, allowing itself to roamthe world once again when it desires a new adventure. On cloudynights when the stars remain invisible, the flying horse transformsinto Twilight and leaves its space in the heavens.
After achieving great victories with the Greek hero Bellerophon,including defeating the Chimera, the winged horse Pegasus took tothe skies and became a constellation.
But after hundreds of years, the brave horse once again thirstedfor adventure. Desiring to be ridden by heroes and to take part ingreat deeds, Pegasus took on an alternate form, Twilight Pegasus.This freed him to leave the heavens on starless nights and gallopthe dark earth or soar the night sky, seeking a new hero toadventure with.
Twilight Pegasus is wilder and freer than its namesake, butremains a magical horse of great honor. He will only allow himselfto be ridden by true heroes and adventurous spirits.