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Wizards of the Coast. The most commonly heard of are in the humanoid races, particularly with human and elves.

Draconomicon II: Metallic Dragons

Adult copper dragons are quite social, mainly due to the desire to play tricks upon dungeosn other. Dragon taste is also refined, although they do not respond well to sweet flavors, and most dragons do not discuss the matter as to why. As order’s sworn servants, bronze dragons can seem arrogant and haughty, with an inflated sense of self, a tendency that can put them at odds with those drragons meet.

Being native to the Astral Sea, mithral dragons are immortal and will not die unless slain in battle. Although weaker than many other varieties of dragonkind, brass dragons are still powerful creatures by any measure.

Wizards of the coast, They have no biological relationship to mammals. Regarding tactics, an adamantine dragon favors frontal assaults against a single target that it can take down quickly. Finally, dragons were more frequent spell casters. They will never engage in combat if they believe it is unnecessary. Views Read Edit View history. Each species of dragon has a particular temperament associated with it, as well as a deeply rooted moral outlook derived from that temperament; these factors underlie the personality and behavior of each individual dragon.

Please help to clean it up to meet Wikipedia’s quality standards. Good-aligned dragons, while concerned with defeating evil, are able to see a much broader scope of the world, and although certain crises arise that may seem extremely important to good-aligned humans, their dragon counterparts are able to see the event as an unimportant hiccup that will pass in mere centuries; even those that adventure with others tend show a sense of incredible patience, even in situations where all others feel they’ve not a second to lose.


Opening off the MEC is a much more straightforward escape tunnel, whose outside entrance is often fiendishly difficult to locate even when one knows exactly where it is. Total hit points were also increased for older dragons.

Within the Greyhawk setting, such dragons are known to have made journeys into other material planes where they have come to be called steel dragons. There were also tons of one-off dragons, such as the planar adamantine dragon, the astral dragon, the cloud dragon, the radiant dragon, the steel dragon of Greyhawk, and the weredragon.

In addition, there were other sub-species of true dragons that did not fit into the three main categories. From the Archives of the Grey School of Wizardry 1 ed. If forced to fight, however, they are as deadly as any other dragon.

Metallic dragon – Wikipedia

Please help rewrite it to explain the fiction more clearly and provide non-fictional perspective. Mercury dragons are fast, relatively small by dragon standards creatures with long tails.

The Pink Dragon, which had a cone breath weapon of bubbles stung the eyes ; and the Paper Dragon, which looked like a dog-sized folded paper dragon, which metalic slain left several spell scrolls from its remains. In the Forgotten Realms campaign settingdragons are very close to the ones in Dragonlance. For good dragons this lust for treasure is tempered, although they are certainly not averse to earning such wealth, and still appreciate gifts while being insulted if offered an metqllic bribe.


A large frill runs down the upper part of its neck. A Practical Guide to Dragons.

Due to the adamantite dragons strong taste for physical battle, they may use the extra attack forms of dragons wing buffet, foot stomp, etc. Dragkns hierarchy, from highest to lowest, is iron, chromium, cobalt, tungsten, and nickel. For good-aligned dragons, this may only mean they often consider humanoid races as children, trying to take care of them and educate them; for evil-aligned dragons, they consider humanoids as mere animals, or as toys to play with; at best, they are minions and slaves.

TSR released over 25 Monstrous Compendiums. Endlessly curious about the art, culture, history, and politics of civilized races, steel dragons live udngeons humans and similar beings.

Metallic dragon

Other dragons and semi-dragons frequently have breath weapons. Adamantite dragons are perhaps the mightiest of dragonkind. Dragons are extremely intelligent and knowledgeable, conserving much lore mefallic has been lost to the younger races.

Perhaps once there were many, but over the years, in-fighting and fighting the younger races have taken their toll.

They are quite devious and clever, but their intent is purely benign. This sourcebook revised dragons more thoroughly than had been the case either in Dragonlance or in most Dragon articles—primarily by powering them up.

Beholder Drow dark elf Githyanki Illithid mind flayer Lich. This article needs additional citations for verification. Dragons are egg-layers, and most have sharp teeth, dungeonw, and claws. Although Obsidian Dragons are also technically gem dragons, they are opposed to Sardior and most other gem dragons.