You start out as a six year old kid traveling with your father. What do you do? You go ghost busting to save a poor sabercub from some bullies, save a mystical land from a endless winter, and save a prince! The last one doesn't end well, but still, points for effort.
Pankraz is made of awesome. He has twice the amount of health for his level, and gets two moves a turn! At the end of the first generation, he rams into a metal cell door so hard, physics get broken, and the door flies off in the opposite direction!
Second generation? You start out by uncovering a royal conspiracy. Then you go off to get married. How do you get married? Get two rings. One ring is in a volcano, guarded by three magma men. The second one is a watery cavern. Then get married, regardless of which bride you choose, it's still awesome. Next, you head off to become king, and a father. Then things again fall apart. Your wife is kidnapped, and once you rescue her, you get turned to stone. And you watch the world fall apart...
Killing an ancient demon the size of a mountain has to count. And while you do the actual work, it seems Rodrigo was perfectly willing to fight it himself.