Whether they're allies or foes, tiny or towering beasts, robotic, undead or living, the kings of reptiles will always represent brutal power in any game. When they make their appearance, you can be certain that devastation, destruction, and, well, probably the end of the game, will follow.
We have collected below some of the most badass dragons video games can offer.
Up top is Onyxia from World of Warcraft, via the WoWwiki.
Ridley / Robot Ridley (Metroid series)
source: DragoonMyuutsu's longplay of Metroid: Zero Mission
Volvagia (The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time)
source: XHolyPuffX's longplay of the game
Spyro the Dragon (Spyro series)
source: Spyro Wiki
Alduin (The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim)
source: The Elder Scroll Pages
Dran Draggore (Eye Of The Beholder II: The Legend Of Darkmoon)
source: Doommaster's longplay of the game
Queen Of The Blackmarsh (Dragon Age: Origins)
source: Dragon Age Wiki
Black Dragon Kalameet (Dark Souls)
source: Dark Souls Wiki
Solo Wing Dragon Form (Panzer Dragoon Saga)
source: xDriver4's longplay of the game
Fafnir (Megami Tensei series)
source: Megami Tensei Wiki
Bahamut (Final Fantasy series)
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