The BEST Episodes of American Dragon: Jake Long
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 19, 2021
Network: Disney Channel
American Dragon is a coming of age comedy-action series about Jake Long, a 13-year-old Asian-American boy who strives to find balance in his life as a skateboard-grinding, New York 'tween while learning to master his mystical powers (in his secret identity) as the American Dragon, the protector and guardian of all magical creatures secretly living amidst the human world.
#1 - A Ghost Story
Season 2 - Episode 26 - Aired Jun 16, 2007
When Jake, Trixie and Spud become junior counselors at "Camp Mugwomp", Jake relives old camp game rivalries with Brad Morton. Meanwhile, a vengeful group of ghosts plan to take revenge on the living occupants of Camp Mugwomp.
#2 - The Talented Mr. Long
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 28, 2005
Spud participates in the talent show as a magician. Trixie and Jake promise to help him win. But the trophy for the winner of the talent competition imprisons an ancient evil djinn. Jake needs to enter the talent show as the ventriloquist sidekick of Fu - and get the cup before Professor Rotwood does and unleashes the monster inside!
#3 - Professor Rotwood's Thesis
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 25, 2005
Professor Rotwood manages to get a blurred photograph of Jake and the Huntsgirl fighting, so naturally he's driven into a frenzy to get concrete evidence. He offers a reward of $500, and Jake takes it up (so they can replace Trixie's parents' anniversary gift that they broke). Ironically, everything he submits (His scales, etc.) is dismissed as fake. However, in their next fight, the Huntsgirl knocks Jake out and Trixie and Spud come across him. They immediately take him to Rotwood and get the money, but when they reach Jake's house and discover pictures of him 'dragoning up' (which was idiotic of him to take) they realize that they have to get him back.
#4 - The Egg / The Heist
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 25, 2005
""The Egg"" A griffin lays an egg on the top of the Empire State building, and it's up to Jake to protect it, a task which gets increasingly difficult as the egg is snatched by the Huntsclan. ""The Heist"" Panderas, the ""Wizard of Wall Street"" has stolen the leprechauns' pot of gold and Jake must steal it back (with the help of a few friends) so that they all don't die from bad luck.
#5 - Adventures in Trollsitting / Fu Dog Takes a Walk
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 18, 2005
""Adventures in Trollsitting"" A troll goes in Jake's home: the troll wants to stay there beacause he hates the sun. Jake has to hide him! ""Fu Dog Takes a Walk"" Fu gets prime tickets to a baseball game and desparately wants to go, but Lou Shei (Grandpa) can't take him because he has to train Jake. So after a few warnings, Fu 'walks' himself. Unfortunately, a dogcatcher takes this opportunity to catch Fu in order to be used to cure her dog allergies (and it's not in a manner in which the dog survives).
#6 - Act 4, Scene 15
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 11, 2005
In order to win Rose's affection and set up a number of dates with her, Jake enters the school play ""Anthony and Cleopatra"", with him and Rose playing the leads. However, there is a kissing scene (Act 4 Scene 15) and when rehearsing with Rose, Jake freaks out. To make matters worse, the Huntsclan are after a scarab beetle that Jake has, so Rose (a.k.a. Huntsgirl) naturally sees it when Jake brings her to the shop. What follows is a series of close shaves and hints to true identities, but neither of them guess the truth.
#7 - The Legend of the Dragon Tooth
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 4, 2005
Jake tries to attend a Hip Hop Music Awards with a performance by Jake's idol singer. Unfortunately, he promised he would babysit Haley at the same time. And to top it all off, a crazy dentist tries to steal Haley's loose Dragon tooth, which has magical powers to unleash an unstoppable evil!
#8 - Old School Training
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 21, 2005
Jake gets fed up when Grandpa puts him through a series of seemingly pointless training exercises, but when the Huntclan forces him to battle, will he be able to take all that his Granpa gave him and use it in time of need?
#9 - Dragon Breath
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 22, 2005
Jake comes down with a serious case of Dragon breath just as Fu Dog sets him up on a date for the school dance. Jake's date turns out to be a soul-sucking Nix and turns the school dance into a magical battle royale.
#10 - Homecoming
Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Mar 10, 2007
Jake and Rose are nominated King and Queen of the Homecoming festival by their school's Homecoming Committee, Spud and Trixie join the Floats Committee in order to get closer to their crushes. Jake is then betrayed by Rose who is being blackmailed by the Huntsclan.
#11 - The Hunted
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Jan 29, 2006
Jake speculates about his dangerous relationship with Rose/Huntsgirl and is shortly afterwords captured by her and the Huntsclan to feature in their "Grand Equinox Hunt" whereupon they will let them go at dawn in order to hunt them down for trophies and give Huntsgirl her chance to fulfill her destiny. Jake meets up with many other mystical creatures that are also to be hunted and together they escape the Huntsclan camp. Jake learns to be a good leader and ends up showing Rose that the American Dragon is himself.
#12 - The Long Weekend
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 1, 2005
Jake goes on a camping trip with his dad, Spud and Trixie. They found out that a sprite/pixie clan were threatened by a monster. While Haley and her mom went for a spa but boarded the wrong bus to boot camp.
#13 - A Befuddled Mind
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 9, 2006
Spud gets a perfect score on a government issued standardized exam at school and is recruited to a special top-secret school called "The Genius Institute". He soon discovers that there's more to the school than meets the eye.
#14 - The Hong Kong Longs
Season 2 - Episode 31 - Aired Sep 1, 2007
Jake and the entire family head to Hong Kong for summer vacation, but must face off against the dreaded Dark Dragon when Grandpa is kidnapped.
#15 - Feeding Frenzy
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 23, 2006
When the Longs attend a Florida family reunion, Jake must deal with his annoying cousin Greggy and an aquatic villain bent on flooding half the continent.
#16 - Being Human
Season 2 - Episode 30 - Aired Aug 4, 2007
With middle school graduation looming, a stressed Jake decides to give up his dragon powers and let Haley become the new American Dragon. But when an old foe returns, is Haley up to the task?
#17 - Hong Kong Nights
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 8, 2005
Jake discovers that his ancient, out-of-touch grandfather was once a swinging, styling super-agent in 1970s Hong Kong, China, who had completely changed after defeating the Dark Dragon. Jake comes into conflict with the Dark Dragon again and Councilor Chang's duplicity is revealed.
#18 - The Rotwood Files
Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Nov 18, 2006
Jake accidentally gets Rotwood fired, and ends up with a Principal who's even worse, meanwhile Spud tries to "woo" Stacey with onions.
#19 - The Love Cruise
Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 3, 2007
After Rose tells him them need to spend some time apart, Jake chooses to use Cupid's Arrows (which he was supposed to be guarding) on students during the Love Cruise. But unfortunatly, Jake chooses to use one on Rose causing her feelings for Jake to opposite into hate.
#20 - Dragon Summit
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 1, 2005
Jake, Fu-Dog and Grandpa go to meet the Dragon council on the other side of the world. Jake has to pass two out of three tests - Courage in Flight, Knowledge in Battle and Using Dragon-Fire. However, he meets an Austrailian snob, who keeps pranking him and annoying him. The #1 Villian, the Dark Dragon is living in a cave nearby, though.
#21 - Year of the Jake
Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Feb 18, 2007
While volunteering to mind Grandpa's shop on Chinese new year, Jake accidentally curses it with bad luck and must face the consequences.
#22 - Nobody's Fu
Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired May 12, 2007
Jake's loyalty to Fu Dog comes into question when he's assigned a new animal guardian-a totally cool hip-hop helper monkey. But can Jake's perfect new pet ever take the place of Fu Dog?
#23 - Bodyguard Duty
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 29, 2005
Jake must act as the Oracle twins' bodyguard, as the unscrupulous Herbert is trying to snatch them away so he can use them to predict the events of the "Ogre Bowl" and win big money by betting on them.
#24 - Keeping Shop
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Dec 15, 2005
Jake and Gramps go for this Dragon Retreat for the weekend. They leave the electricity shop with Fu, Trixie and Spud - who want to proove they are useful sidekicks after messing up at recent missions. They mess the whole shop up. But then, mountain trolls terrorize the Market. And since Fu cannot call Jake, he tries to teach Trixie and Spud the responsibilities of the American dragon, wearing an enchanted costume. Only things don't work out the way they want it...
#25 - Magic Enemy #1
Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Jun 2, 2007
Jake's venting to an online journal unintentionally turns Rotwood into the magical world's public enemy #1