The BEST Episodes of Dragons
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Oct 18, 2020
Network: DreamWorks Animation
Taking place between How to Train Your Dragon and HTTYD 2, DreamWorks Dragons follows Hiccup as he tries to keep balance within the new cohabitation of Dragons and Vikings. Alongside keeping up with Berk's newest installment—A Dragon Training Academy—Hiccup, Toothless, and the rest of the Viking Teens are put to the test when they are faced with new worlds harsher than Berk, new dragons that can't all be trained, and new enemies who are looking for every reason to destroy the harmony between Vikings and Dragons altogether.
#1 - We Are Family (2)
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Mar 20, 2013
Mildew has betrayed the Vikings of Berk and allowed Alvin the Treacherous to kidnap Hiccup and Toothless. Stoick and Hiccup's crew must rescue them before it's too late.
#2 - King of Dragons (2)
Season 8 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 16, 2018
The Riders race to the home of the true King of Dragons. But the Flyers are already there, and they soon come face to face with the legendary creature.
#3 - When Lightning Strikes
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 5, 2012
Sudden lightning storms are endangering the residents of Berk and it is believed Thor is angry at the island. Mildew leads the superstitious villagers into blaming Toothless, "the unholy offspring of lightning and death itself", for the lightning, leaving Hiccup to find the true answers for Thor's sudden destructive anger.
#4 - We Are Family (1)
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Mar 13, 2013
During Berk's annual Bork week celebrations, Hiccup is granted access to Bork the Bold's private and personal archives. When he finds information and a map about an island inhabited by Night Furies within Bork's notes, Hiccup is determined to bring Toothless to his family.
#5 - Zippleback Down
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 21, 2013
While searching for traps, Tuffnut, Barf and Belch get trapped themselves... and a forest fire is approaching.
#6 - The Night and the Fury
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 3, 2013
The kids go on a dragon survival-training mission to Dragon Island, where they encounter Dagur, the Berserker Chief, who has become obsessed with hunting the Night Fury.
#8 - The Iron Gronckle
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 26, 2013
When Meatlug accidentally ingests magnetic rocks, she becomes magnetic herself - causing destruction through the town, but ultimately helping the kids win a battle against the Outcasts.
#9 - Cast Out (2)
Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Mar 5, 2014
Alvin reveals he trained the Screaming Death to attack Berk and destroy the island's inhabitants and only Snotlout and Hookfang can save Berk before it's too late. Meanwhile Hiccup gets ready for a final fight against Dagur to save Toothless and end the barbarians invasion of Berk once and for all.
#10 - What Flies Beneath
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 6, 2013
A rogue dragon: a Whispering Death, shows up in Berk, tearing up the village. He's on a mission to find Toothless and settle a score. Despite Hiccup's efforts to help, Toothless insists on facing the dragon alone. But unlike their past battle, Toothless's inability to fly may prove to be his undoing.
#11 - Shell Shocked (2)
Season 6 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 17, 2017
Although Viggo keeps his promise about the Dragon Eye, Hiccup is unsure whether he can trust him as an ally against Ryker and the Shell Fire dragon.
#12 - Live and Let Fly
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 19, 2013
Certain that Alvin is planning an attack on Berk, Stoick institutes flight restrictions on the dragon academy. Hiccup, certain that Alvin will be using his newfound dragon-training knowledge to bolster his attack, forms a secret “Dragon Flight Club” in order to train the kids to defend Berk against Alvin’s dragon army.
#13 - Thawfest
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 28, 2012
Berk's annual festive sporting competition, the Thawfest games, is underway and all the teens are participating with the dragons for the first time in Viking history. Hiccup is determined to finally best Snotlout, who constantly gloats about being the reigning Thawfest champion, but Hiccup's successes begin to make him arrogant and boastful, much to Astrid's displeasure and disappointment.
#14 - Twinsanity
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 13, 2013
Dagur the Deranged visits Berk to renew a peace treaty between the Berserkers and Berk, and the dragons are put into hiding to dispel rumours that Berk is training a dragon army. But when Ruffnut and Tuffnut begin to fight, their dragon, Barf and Belch, is left out of control. The Viking youths must bring the twins back together to control their dragon and avoid provoking Dagur to war.
#15 - Viking for Hire
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 7, 2012
The peace with the dragons has put Gobber out of business, since his job was making weapons to fight dragons. Stoick asks Hiccup to help find a new job for him ... but unfortunately a change of profession does not seem to go well with Gobber.
#16 - Race to Fireworm Island
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 17, 2013
Hookfang is losing his ability to catch on fire, and it's up to Snotlout, Hiccup and the others to find the lair of the Fireworm Queen, which may hold the only possible cure, before it's too late.
#17 - Alvin and the Outcasts
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 25, 2012
Hiccup had discovered Mildew framed the dragons but has destroyed all evidence of it, therefore he must prove of their innocence in order to get them back. Meanwhile, Alvin the Treacherous of the Outcast Tribe are on the mission to raid the Isle of Berk in order to find and capture the "Dragon Conqueror".
#18 - Worst in Show
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 7, 2013
A Terrible Terror training competition leads to a heated rivalry between Fishlegs and Snotlout, allowing Alvin to kidnap Meatlug. The kids must use their newly trained Terrors to rescue their friend.
#19 - Sins of the Past
Season 7 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 25, 2017
When Heather goes to meet a man claiming to have seen Oswald, she walks into a trap that forces the Dragon Riders to pay a dear and unexpected price.
#20 - Gem of a Different Color
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 6, 2013
When Snotlout and the villagers mistake dragon eggs for gems that bring good fortune, Fishlegs, who is responsible for the eggs' discovery, must take a stand against Snotlout and reunite the eggs with their Changewing mothers before they destroy Berk.
#21 - Between a Rock and a Hard Place
Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 24, 2016
The gang investigates why Viggo's men are mysteriously shipping marble blocks from a quarry. Next, they try to save two dragons being used as slaves.
#22 - Defiant One
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 20, 2013
Caught in a waterspout, Toothless' prosthetic tail is damaged, rendering him unable to fly and thus leaving him, Hiccup and Snotlout stranded on Outcast Island. The three must work together to repair the damage, overcome the rivalry between Hiccup and Snotlout and return home to Berk before they are captured by Alvin and the Outcasts.
#23 - A Gruff Separation
Season 8 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 16, 2018
Hiccup grows wary when Gruffnut arrives on the twins' 19th birthday to administer a Thorston coming-of-age ritual involving three dangerous challenges.
#24 - The Wings of War, Part 2
Season 7 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 25, 2017
An unlikely ally helps Hiccup uncover Singetail behaviors that can be exploited to conquer the Flyers. An overconfident Krogan makes a strategy error.
#25 - Darkest Night
Season 8 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 16, 2018
While on night patrol, Stoick is ambushed by the Flyers and gravely injured, leaving Hiccup torn between his duties as a son and as the Riders' leader.