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Siffle

Siffle

Siffle was the daytime gatekeeper of the Holy District of Zoah. He shared a house in the Liberal District with Abner, the nighttime gatekeeper. During his time off, Siffle studied the manuscripts that the high priest Damon had given him in an...

Simeon

Simeon

Simeon was a quester amoung the Seekers lead by Skiad Ops Gash. He appeared to be a seasoned warrior experienced at combat with the monsters of the Ancient Age. When Edge arrived at the Seekers’ Stronghold, Simeon welcomed him, believing that...

Stratei Uramis

Stratei Uramis

Stratei was one of the older students at the Imperial Academy, where he and the other students (including Iva) were being trained to become part of the military. During one of their training missions Stratei rescued Iva from the attack of a...

The Ancients

The Ancients

The Ancients were the people of the Ancient Age. They created the Towers to heal a dying planet after wars threatened to tear it apart. They also created the pure-type monsters, drones, and the dragons. Not everyone who lived in the Ancient...

The Black Fleet

The Black Fleet

The Black Fleet was a special force of the Empire led by K. F. Craymen that started an open rebellion by attacking Excavation Site #74 and blowing up the Imperial Capital. Not much is revealed to players regarding the Black Fleet’s original...

The Continent

The Continent

The continent where the Panzer Dragoon stories take place. It is never named in the series, but is referred to simply as “the Continent” a number of times, particularly in Panzer Dragoon Orta’s encyclopaedia. Much like how the Empire was referred...

The Cradle

The Cradle

The Cradle was an Ancient bio-reactor discovered by the Empire. It was excavated from within the depths of an Ancient ruin, and the Empire used it to create the dragonmares, bio-genetic creatures that shared many characteristics of the dragon who...

The Dark Dragon's Rider

The Dark Dragon's Rider

The Dark Dragon’s rider, who goes unnamed in Panzer Dragoon, was a humanoid drone who rode the black dragon that sought to return to the Tower near the Imperial Capital. The Dark Dragon’s rider’s identity, including gender and species, is not...

The Divine Visitor

The Divine Visitor

The Divine Visitor was the title given to an otherworldly entity who controlled Edge during Panzer Dragoon Saga. Although the inhabitants of the Panzer Dragoon world did not realise it, the Divine Visitor actually came from the outside world. Team...

The Dragon

The Dragon

The legendary dragon who deactivated the Tower network. At least five riders rode the dragon. These riders were, in chronological order, Lundi, the Sky Rider, Kyle, Edge, and Orta. During the first three games the dragon’s mission was to destroy...

The Empire (Post-Great Fall)

The Empire (Post-Great Fall)

This entry is about the empire that was reestablished with the succession of the Eighth Emperor. For the empire that dissolved with the death of the Seventh Emperor, see The Empire (Pre-Great Fall). During the era of planetary unrest historians...

The Empire (Pre-Great Fall)

The Empire (Pre-Great Fall)

This entry is about the empire that dissolved with the death of the Seventh Emperor. For the empire that was reestablished with the succession of the Eighth Emperor, see The Empire (Post-Great Fall). In order to understand the motivations...

The Forbidden Zone

The Forbidden Zone

The Forbidden Zone was an area located in or near the sea of Georgius, north of the Tower of Uru. The area is only available on disc 1 of Panzer Dragoon Saga; on disc 2, players see a message saying that there is no need to go there. The Forbidden...

The Forest of Mutation

The Forest of Mutation

An area that Orta visited during the second episode of Panzer Dragoon Orta. It is called the Forest of Mutation in Panzer Dragoon Orta’s encyclopaedia, however it is unclear if the name was being used in a descriptive sense or if the Forest of...

The Glacial Plains

The Glacial Plains

Situated in the northernmost lands of the Continent, this area froze over at the same time the Ancient Age ended. It is the fifth episode of Panzer Dragoon Orta which mainly consists of a wounded dragon running across the snowy landscape, as...

The Imperial Capital (Post-Great Fall)

The Imperial Capital (Post-Great Fall)

The enormous Imperial capital of the post-Great Fall Empire was built around an excavation site of an Ancient ruin. It had a population of over one hundred thousand people. The part of the capital where both the Cradle and these underground ruins...

The Imperial Capital Tower

The Imperial Capital Tower

During Imperial Year 89, the Empire detected trace amounts of energy north west of the Imperial capital, and discovered the tip of a colossal black Tower spiring from the seabed of the West Sea. The Tower has been deemed the “Empire’s Tower” by...

The Panzer Dragoon World

The Panzer Dragoon World

The Panzer Dragoon world where the series takes place is not given a name, unlike other fictional worlds such as J.R.R. Tolkien’s Arda and Frank Herbert’s Arrakis. The Continent where the games take place, also unnamed, is primarily a barren...

The People of Elpis

The People of Elpis

The people of Elpis were residents of the village of Elpis, a settlement in the southeast frontier of the Continent. It appears that the villagers lived independently of Meccania, as Panzer Dragoon Saga’s Dragon Book 1 describes an envoy from...

The People of Zoah

The People of Zoah

This entry is about the people of Zoah. For the location, see The Village of Zoah. The people of Zoah were a community of townsfolk who lived in a walled village near the Forest of Zoah. They were annihilated by the the Empire’s flagship, Grig...

The Sea of Ash

The Sea of Ash

Extending through the Li Vis area in the northwestern region of the Continent, the Sea of Ash was all that remained of what was once a city of the Ancient Age. It is the location of the third episode of Panzer Dragoon Orta, ‘The Fallen Ground’. As...

The Seekers

The Seekers

The Seekers were a highly structured, yet secretive group. They existed for hundreds of years, leading the world to believe that they are a band of tomb raiders. Although the Seekers spent much of their time ‘stealing’ (as the Empire called it)...

The Seventh Emperor

The Seventh Emperor

The Seventh Emperor was one of the main villain characters in Panzer Dragoon Saga. He was also the emperor of the Empire during the time of the original Panzer Dragoon, although not as far back as Panzer Dragoon Zwei. He was a character whose life...

The Sixth Emperor

The Sixth Emperor

The sixth emperor was the first emperor of the Empire to appear in the Panzer Dragoon series. Very little is revealed about the Sixth Emperor apart from what can be gathered from the official timeline. It puts his reign from beginning before and...

The Sky Rider

The Sky Rider

The Sky Rider was an anonymous humanoid male seen riding the armoured Blue Dragon in Panzer Dragoon (judging from the rider’s build and voice the Sky Rider is a he, at least). The name Sky Rider is taken from the heading “The Sky Rider Falls” in...