"Turn your eye toward Canterlot and its royal intrigue, and high society. New friends, dazzling parties, and dangerous troublemakers can all be found in Equestria's capital and in Canterlot Nights, a new and exciting expansion to the My Little Pony Collectible Card Game."
Canterlot Nights is the name of the first expansion released for the My Little Pony Collectible Card Game.
204 unique cards were released as part of the main set: 10 Mane Characters, 100 Friends, 30 Events, 29 Resources, 11 Troublemakers and 24 Problems.
In terms of rarity, the main set contains 60 Common (C) cards, 62 Uncommon (U) cards, 60 Rare (R) cards, 6 Fixed (F) cards, and 16 Ultra Rare (UR) cards. There is a 1 in 11 chance for a Canterlot Nights booster pack to contain an Ultra Rare card in place of a Common card (an increase from Premiere's 1 in 13 chance).
is a "secret" Ultra Rare such that it is not listed in the set checklist, but it is still part of the set and still has the same chance to be obtained from booster packs as any other Ultra Rare in the set.
and are Uncommon cards, however they are not found in booster packs and can only be found as part of the Rock N Rave Two Player Theme Deck (making obtaining them similar to how one would obtain Fixed cards).
In addition to the main set, there is also a foil parallel set of 56 cards. Of these Foil (ƒ) cards, 44 of them are foiled versions of cards found in the main set but are otherwise the same as their main set equivalent. There is a 1 in 4 chance for a Canterlot Nights booster pack to contain these Foil cards in place of a Common card.
The other six Foil cards in the foil parallel set cannot be found in booster packs. and can only be found in theme decks. These two cards each have two different versions with one version having the Start side foiled and the other version having the Boosted side foiled, but are otherwise the same. It is unknown as of this time how to obtain the Foil versions of , , and .
The promo set of 17 cards cannot be found in booster packs. Of these 17 Promo (P) cards, 10 of them are foiled versions of cards in the main set, and 6 are unique to the set. has been previously released as part of the Premiere main set.