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The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon

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The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon
TheLegendofSpyro DawnoftheDragon GameCover.jpg
Developer(s) Étranges Libellules (Console)
Tantalus Media (DS)
The Mighty Troglodytes (Mobile)
Publisher Vivendi Universal
Sierra Entertainment
Release date(s) USA October 21, 2008
Europe November 21, 2007
Genre(s) Action
ESRB:ESRB E.svg - Everyone
Console(s) PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, Mobile
Mode(s) Single player
Media Disc
Input Controller

The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon is the third and final installment of The Legend of Spyro continuity, the sequel to The Eternal Night. It was released on the Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, DS, and Playstation 2.

Press Release summaries[edit]

“In the final chapter of the trilogy, players find Spyro teaming up with an unlikely ally - Cynder, his former enemy, to face his most challenging mission to date. As the evil of the Dark Master, Malefor, envelopes the world like a plague, Spyro must fulfill his destiny and unlock the true power of the purple dragon within him to stop the Dark Master in his tracks.”
Sierra Entertainment[1]
“Three long years have passed since Spyro and Cynder were trapped in the crystal, since then Malefor has unleashed his evil onto the world. In this third chapter of the epic Legend of Spyro trilogy, Spyro must fulfill his destiny and face the Dark Master. As evil spreads over the world, Spyro and Cynder must discover new abilities and unlock their true powers to defeat Malefor and stop him from destroying the world.”
Spyro the Dragon website (Dawn of the Dragon Edition)


Character Description Voice Actor
Spyro A purple dragon who is destined to save the world. After being freed from the time crystal, Spyro finds himself teaming up with Cynder and discover that in their absence, the world has been ravaged by the Dark Master, Malefor. Elijah Wood
Sparx Spyro's dragonfly sidekick and foster brother. Despite being cowardly, he never leaves Spyro's side and serves as a confidant and comic relief throughout Spyro's adventures. Wayne Brady
Cynder A black dragon and Spyro's former enemy. She finds herself teaming up with Spyro when they were released from the time crystal and discovered that the Dark Master had been unleashed. Now, Cynder must face her former master and battle alongside Spyro to ensure Malefor's twisted magic never hurts anyone again. Christina Ricci
Hunter of Avalar A cheetah warrior who was sent by Ignitus to find Spyro. He guides him, Cynder and Sparx through the first portion of their journey. Blair Underwood
Ignitus A red Guardian dragon who is master of the Fire element. He serves as a father figure and mentor to Spyro. Gary Oldman
Volteer A yellow Guardian dragon who is master of the Electricity element. Corey Burton
Cyril A blue Guardian dragon who is master of the Ice element. Jeff Bennett
Terrador A green Guardian dragon who is master of the Earth element. Kevin Michael Richardson
The Chronicler A mystical dragon who guards the history of the dragon race. Martin Jarvis
Malefor The Dark Master himself. After being resurrected on the Night of Eternal Darkness, he proceeded to plague the world in darkness and seeks its destruction. Mark Hamill
Chief Prowlus Leader of the Cheetah Village. He is incredibly distrustful of Dragons and anything from outside the village that is a threat. Kevin Michael Richardson
Hermit An old cheetah that lives on the outskirts of the Valley of Avalar. He is familiar with Cynder's past as Malefor's puppet. Kevin Michael Richardson


Number Name
1 The Catacombs
2 Twilight Falls
3 Valley of Avalar
4 Dragon City
5 Attack of the Golem
6 Ruins of Warfang
7 The Dam
8 The Destroyer (level)
9 Burned Lands
10 Floating Islands
11 Malefor's Lair


For this subject's image gallery, see Gallery:The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon.


  • This game was originally called The Legend of Spyro: Darkest Hour.[2]


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