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Not a Hero by Zedrin Not a Hero by Zedrin
Silent and watchful, Luna bore the mantle of the night because she feared her sister could not.

While it was true the night held beauty, it also was where the monsters would hide from the sun. Only she was willing to take up the night and all the evils that came with it.

The night was vast. Echoes from beyond the stars reverberated of ancient powers and terrors, possibly echoes of the gods themselves, cryptic and mysterious, shrouded in black-- The darkness that Luna would stand against all night, every night, would stare into its face and never blink once, forever a guardian against the evil she could call down. Tireless. Unwavering.

A task for a true warrior.


-- Adapted from Whisper Sun, Silent Moon.

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She's the hero Equestria deserves, but not the one it needs right now. So we'll shun her, because she can take it. Because she's not our hero. She's a silent guardian. A watchful protector.
A Dark Knight

*50k pageviews!*
I hope this suffices for something... School has gotten in the way so much.

Inspired by Whisper Sun, Silent Moon, and Mandopony's song "I am no Hero".

Warrior Luna is best Luna.

1080p for wallpaper use.

(Props again to the MLPDrawingSchool for offering advice.)

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:iconkrysnha:
Such an awesome, work good adaptation from the darknigth, such an awesomnes, why they dont do work likfe this for the series i so love Luna, and you make her even more epic, thanks one million for sharing
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:iconwrestle593:
Wow this is just mind blowing.  You made something really epic.  She looks like a dark angel watching over.  Reminds me of the words of the Night's Watch from Game of Thrones:

"Night gathers and now my watch begins.  It shall not end until my death."
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Vilcronos Dec 14, 2013  Student General Artist
Wow Shocked   is muy impressive Love Princess Luna I like :D
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war10ck111 Sep 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
May I use this in my video? I'll give you credit!
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:iconzedrin:
Zedrin Sep 1, 2013  Professional Filmographer
as long as you provide credit. See my profile page for more information.
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war10ck111 Sep 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Well, I feel kinda slow. Sorry for not looking.

Also, thank you!
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ForgottonKeyblade Aug 22, 2013  Student General Artist
This is absolutley beautiful. Bravo. Just, amazing.
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:iconserveris7:
:wow::wow: that is amazing work on this pic, I really :love:it a lot!
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:iconlexiejay:
A thankless job for sure, great work!
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SwiftStep123 Jul 29, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Sometimes when I have trouble sleeping at night, 
                                                                     I just think that Luna is watching over my dreams. :)
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