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European Dragons

Basics

The dragons of European stories are powerful, wicked and dangerous. In Christian traditions, dragons symbolize Satan or sin. They often lived in caves and had a treasure horde ( cough cough Smaug ). The dragons diet was largely livestock and maidens.


Physical Features

  • scales
  • may have wings
  • 0, 2, or 4 legs
  • Fiery and/or poisonous breath

Names

Sometimes what a drogan is called changes based on its physical features.

  • Drake - a small in size dragon sometimes without wings and with four legs. Looks like a really big lizard.
  • Wyvern - small 2 legged winged draogn with talons and sometimes a break like jaw.
  • Amphiptere - dragon with the body of a serpent and wings, no legs what so ever.
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