[[caption-width-right:342:The classic trio: the princess, the knight, and the dragon]]

->''"My armor is like tenfold shields, my teeth are swords, my claws spears, the shock of my tail a thunderbolt, my wings a hurricane, and my breath death!"''
-->-- '''Smaug''', ''Literature/TheHobbit''

Tropes about [[OurDragonsAreDifferent dragons, drakes, wyrms, wyverns]], and any beast of this mythical taxon.

Not to be confused with TheDragon, DragonLady.


+ AngelicTropes
+ AvianTropes
+ FlyingTropes
+ MerTropes
+ TropesaurusIndex

* ArmoredDragons: A dragon wears removable armor that is not part of their anatomy
* BasiliskAndCockatrice: Basilisks and/or cockatrices are present
* BreathWeapon: Breathing out or vomiting forth a substance which it uses as a weapon
* DinosaursAreDragons: Dinosaurs portrayed as either being dragons, or at least having some draconic traits
* {{Dracolich}}: Undead dragons
* DraconicHumanoid: Humanoid with features like those of dragons
* DragonAncestry: Someone with draconic ancestry or dragon blood
* DragonHoard: Dragon guards treasure hoard
* DragonKnight: A knight with a dragonlike appearance and/or powers
* DragonRider: Someone rides a dragon
* DragonsAreDemonic: Dragons as beings of evil
* DragonsAreDivine: Dragons as divine beings
* TheDragonsComeBack: Dragons (or similar apex predators) returning from extinction/exile
* DragonsPreferPrincesses: Either a dragon steals a princess or a princess is given to that dragon as an offering
* DragonsUpTheYinYang: Using oriental dragons and/or the yin-yang symbol to indicate awesome Asian stuff
* TheDragonslayer: A character with a reputation for slaying dragons
* FeatheredSerpent: A snake (or snake-like creature) with feathers (or feather-like projections)
* FierySalamander: Reptiles that [[PlayingWithFire Plays With Fire]]
* GiantFlyer: Large flying creatures
* InstantAwesomeJustAddDragons: Dragons are added in a random way, just because dragons are cool
* LazyDragon: Dragons sleep a long time, and may act lazily even when awake.
* LegendaryCarp: Mystic carp
* OurDragonsAreDifferent: A work includes some creature called a dragon
* ScaledUp: A character transforms into a more reptilian state
* SeahorsesAreDragons: A creature seahorse-like and dragon-like
* ShoulderSizedDragon: A dragon small enough to sit on someone's shoulder
* TigerVersusDragon: Something representing a dragon against something representing a tiger
* {{Weredragon}}: A character who is sometimes humanoid and sometimes a dragon