The Prototype Dragon

The Prototype Dragon

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The Prototype Dragon

The Prototype Dragon

The Prototype Dragon, also known as the Dark Dragon and Type 02, was a black and orange dragon charged by Sestren to defend the Tower near the Imperial Capital and kill the Heresy Dragon. Although “Dark Dragon” may have been intended to be more of...

Literature

Dark Dragon Program Theory

The gold four winged starfish-like creature seen in a flashback at the end of Panzer Dragoon Saga was an enemy of the Heresy Dragon Program, but who or what exactly was this creature supposed to be? Sestren... or something else?

Pictures

Battle of Blue Dragon and Black Dragon

Battle of Blue Dragon and Black Dragon

The battle of blue dragon and black dragon. Material used includes coloured pencil, liquid paper, and pen. The piece took three days to complete.

Dark Dragon Diagram

Dark Dragon Diagram

Whether you call him the Dark Dragon, Type 02, or Solo Wing Spiritual Class, this form of dragon strikes fear into the hearts of all those in the Panzer world who encounter it.

Dark Dragon Pencil Sketch

Dark Dragon Pencil Sketch

"This is the Dark Dragon from the first Panzer Dragoon game for Sega Saturn. That game was the whole reason I got a Sega Saturn when I was about 10 or 11 years old."

Dark Dragon With Large Wings

Dark Dragon With Large Wings

"Fanart for Panzer Dragoon, based on the original Dark Dragon on the first game, although I did borrow the holes in the wings from Atolm, anyway didn't want to upload but I got requested."

Dragon Chase

Dragon Chase

An image of the Blue Dragon and his rider chasing after the Prototype Dragon. The picture is also full of references to the other Panzer Dragoon games, such as Shelcoof from Zwei and Atolm Dragon from Saga.

Dramatic Shooting!

Dramatic Shooting!

The Blue Dragon battling the Prototype Dragon.

Panzer Dragoon Ending Screen 3

Panzer Dragoon Ending Screen 3

Panzer Dragoon official illustration by Ryuichiro Kutuzawa which can be seen in Panzer Dragoon Sega Saturn game end credits.

Panzer Dragoon Episode 6 Fan Art

Panzer Dragoon Episode 6 Fan Art

A painting of Episode 6 of Panzer Dragoon, with the two dragons flying over a destroyed Imperial Capital.

Panzer Dragoon Mini Dark Dragon Screenshots

Panzer Dragoon Mini Dark Dragon Screenshots

Screenshots of a boss battle from Panzer Dragoon Mini.

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Episode 2

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Episode 2

"I enjoyed my time with Panzer Dragoon: Remake (my kid loves it too!! AHAH!). I miss these kind of video games and I can't wait for the remake of Panzer Dragoon II Zwei!"

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

A screenshot of Episode 7 of the Nintendo Switch version of Panzer Dragoon: Remake.

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

A screenshot of Episode 7 of the Google Stadia version of Panzer Dragoon: Remake.

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

A screenshot of Episode 7 of the Google Stadia version of Panzer Dragoon: Remake.

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

A screenshot of Episode 7 of the Nintendo Switch version of Panzer Dragoon: Remake.

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

Panzer Dragoon: Remake Last Episode Screenshot

A screenshot of Episode 7 of the Nintendo Switch version of Panzer Dragoon: Remake.

Panzer Dragoon (Tiger Electronics) Dark Dragon Sprites

Panzer Dragoon (Tiger Electronics) Dark Dragon Sprites

Sprites from Panzer Dragoon (Tiger Electronics).

Prototype Dragon

Prototype Dragon

A fan art of the Prototype Dragon created using water colours.

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (1 of 7)

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (1 of 7)

The enhanced Prototype Dragon from Panzer Dragoon. Sculpted by Mr. Yamamoto.

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (2 of 7)

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (2 of 7)

The enhanced Prototype Dragon from Panzer Dragoon. Sculpted by Mr. Yamamoto.

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (3 of 7)

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (3 of 7)

The enhanced Prototype Dragon from Panzer Dragoon. Sculpted by Mr. Yamamoto.

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (4 of 7)

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (4 of 7)

The enhanced Prototype Dragon from Panzer Dragoon. Sculpted by Mr. Yamamoto.

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (5 of 7)

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (5 of 7)

The enhanced Prototype Dragon from Panzer Dragoon. Sculpted by Mr. Yamamoto.

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (6 of 7)

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (6 of 7)

The enhanced Prototype Dragon from Panzer Dragoon. Sculpted by Mr. Yamamoto.

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (7 of 7)

Prototype Dragon Final Surface Specification (7 of 7)

The enhanced Prototype Dragon from Panzer Dragoon. Sculpted by Mr. Yamamoto.

Super Dragon, AKA Jennifer

Super Dragon, AKA Jennifer

"On Discord, I pointed out Super Dragon wasn’t really the greatest name, and [another member called] Shelcoof suggested Jennifer as a name for the final boss."

The Coming Darkness

The Coming Darkness

A picture of the Dark Dragon from the original Panzer Dragoon flying over the ocean.

The Coming Darkness (No Background)

The Coming Darkness (No Background)

A picture of the Dark Dragon. It's the same as the picture The Coming Darkness, but without the ocean in the background.

The Dark Dragon Close Up

The Dark Dragon Close Up

A well drawn, colour picture of the Dark Dragon from the original Panzer Dragoon. It also shows a close up shot of the Dark Dragon's sinister rider, clad in black and grey armour.

The Dark Dragon Shooting a Laser

The Dark Dragon Shooting a Laser

An epic picture of the Dark Dragon from the original Panzer Dragoon. Here we see him firing a green laser while flying over a stormy ocean.