The animated series “Dragons: Riders of Berk” was created on the basis of the plot of the full-length animated film “How to Train Your Dragon”, which premiered on March 18, 2010. In turn, the film was created based on the book of the same name by the British children’s writer Cressida Cowell.
Premiere of the animated series – September 4, 2012 on the American television channel Cartoon Network.
Timing – 22 minutes.
Number of seasons – 5.
The number of episodes is 118.
The premiere of “Dragons: Race to the Edge season 6” is expected on Fabruary 16, 2018. Unfortunately fans, most likely, this season will be the final.
The plot of the animated series
1 season (20 episodes)
For many centuries it was believed that humans and dragons are implacable enemies. Everything changes at the very moment when on the island of Oluh, a young Viking named Ikking has learned to tame dragons. A study of the abilities and habits of these fire-breathing creatures will help viking friends fight numerous enemies, discover new lands, search for mysterious artifacts and, finally, protect the tribe and the entire population of the island from adversity.
In the first season, the protagonist Ikking tames the dragon Bezubik, who becomes his faithful friend and helper. Opening the school for training and exploring new breeds of dragons, Ikking faces some difficulties. In the constant struggle against evil friends help him: Astrid, Smokal, Rybenog, twins Zabiyaka and Zadiraka. But first, it is necessary for each Viking to choose an individual combat friend – a dragon.
2 season (20 episodes)
The adventures of Ikking and his friends continue. In place of defeated enemies, new problems and adversities are emerging that can harm the calm life of the tribe, and also threaten the very existence of Oluh. Ikking with his faithful dragon Bezubik explores new islands, gets to know new tribes that are not always friendly. But Iking’s friends are always ready to come to his aid.
3 season (26 episodes)
Ikking always knew about the existence of an ancient treasure, which belonged to one of the great leaders of Oluh. But where it is hidden, and what secrets are hidden in itself – no one knows. On the outskirts of the island friends find some mysterious artifact “Dragon’s Eye”. As it turned out, this find is also needed and the main enemy of the tribe Daguro Ostervenel, who had just escaped from prison. The battle with the old enemy for the “Dragon’s Eye” will be serious. Who will win and what the price will be achieved victory – we will see in the 3rd season.
Also, Ikking will have to face unpleasant and dangerous enemies – Dragon Hunters, who everywhere left special traps. With them you can not find a common language and you will not agree on anything.
4 season (26 episodes)
The main characters travel all the time, opening an endless number of new islands inhabited by humans and unknown species of dragons. Mysterious animals are difficult to tame, but then become obedient and faithful friends of the Vikings. The fight against dragon hunters continues. An unexpected turn of the 4th season is the fact that the inveterate enemy of the Vikings, Dagur Ostervenny, suddenly becomes their ally, helping to save the Ikking. Collecting all its allies, Ikking starts up a fight with Dragons Hunters. But, having dealt with some enemies, new ones suddenly appear, and their only purpose is to control the island.
5 season (26 episodes)
The dragon hunters and other enemies are defeated. After the invasion of the strongest enemies on Oluh, the population of the island is gradually recovering. Vikings will again discover new islands, whose inhabitants are not as innocent as they look at first sight. But suddenly it turns out that a traitor has appeared among his own. His goal is the dragon’s eye lens, which owns all the information about the Dragon King. To find a traitor is the main task of Ikking and his friends.
New adventures await the bold and brave Ikking and his friends. Discovering the secrets of the islands, meeting new dragons, fighting for power, loyalty, betrayal, intrigue and much more await the viewer of this season. Premiere of the animated series “Watch Dragons: Riders of Berk Season 6” will surprise spectators with an unusual beginning.
- Ikking is the protagonist of the animated series, brave Viking, the first reconciled people and dragons, the son of the tribal leader on the island of Oluh. He is in love with Astrid.
Toothless is the dragon of Icking.
- Stoic is the leader of the tribe, the father of Ikking.
A tornado is a Stoic dragon.
- Astrid – a close friend of Ikking, can throw axes.
Gromgilda – the dragon Astrid.
- Smirkala – a friend of Ikking, a member of the Academy of Dragons, in love with Astrid.
Krivoklyk – the dragon Smorkali.
- Rybenog is a friend of Ikking, a member of the Academy of Dragons, the most inquisitive of all the Vikings.
Sausage is the dragon of Rybenog.
- The bully is Zadiraki’s twin setra, the friend of Ikking.
Bars – two-headed dragon Bully (right head).
- Zadiraka is twin brother of Zabiyaka, a friend of Ikking.
Boar – two-headed dragon Zadiraki (left head).
- Plevaka is the blacksmith of the island of Oluh, a dragon physician, a friend of the tribal chief’s family.
In March 2010, the first console video game titled “How to Train Your Dragon” was released. In the game you can fight with enemies, teaming up with friends; create your own, unique dragon; explore every corner of the island of Oluha and much more.
In addition to the full-length animated film “How to Train Your Dragon,” its sequel was released, which premiered in June 2014. The release of the third episode of the film’s creators was promised for 2019.
All the illustrations to the book “How to Train Your Dragon” was created by author Cressida Cowell herself personally.
In 2012, the animated series “Dragons: Riders of Berk” was awarded as the “Best Animated TV Program for Children” award by Annie.
Dragons: Riders of Berk season 6 release date
|Number||Series title||Release date|
|2x01||Series 1||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x02||Series 2||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x03||Series 3||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x04||Series 4||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x05||Series 5||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x06||Series 6||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x07||Series 7||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x08||Series 8||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x09||Series 9||Fabruary 16, 2018|
|2x10||Series 10||Fabruary 16, 2018|