Jake Long, the American Dragon
Real Name: Jake Long
Identity/Class: Human / dragon hybrid
Occupation: School kid
Affiliations: Trixie, Spud, Gramps, Fu Dog, Rose
Enemies: The Huntsclan (Huntsman, Thorn the Huntsgirl), Dark Dragon, Professor Rotwood, Dr. Diente,Eli Panderus, Ernie the Goblin, Jersey Devil, Grand Chancellor Chang
Known Relatives: Unnamed parents, Lao Shi (Gramps, grandfather), Haley Long (sister)
Base of Operations: New York City
First Appearance: American Dragon: Jake Long (Disney Channel, January 2005)
Powers/Abilities: Able to transform into a dragon. In this form, he can fly, breath fire and possesses super-strength and a powerful tail. His senses are much better than a humans, able to hear conversations through walls and see things that a normal person wouldnt. He can also choose which parts of his body to transform, able to turn selected body parts into dragon form without changing the rest. In human form he also very fit, but not superhumanly so.
History: Jake Long lived a normal life until the day his grandfather told him he was a dragon. Whenever he shouts the sentence Dragon Up, Jake transforms into the American Dragon, sworn defender of the magical creatures of New York.
Comments: Thanks to Linda Ames for most of the above info.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
Dragon, Quality Comics' Golden Age hero
Dragon, Southern Knights
Dragon, foe of the Dark
Dragon, member of the Potentate
Dragon, leader of Dragon's Claws
Dragon, Atlas / Seaboard
The Dragon, Charlton villain
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