If you’re interested in finding a new animated series to watch and enjoyed the original How to Train Your Dragon Film, simply continue reading to discover everything you need to know about its spin-off series Dragon Defenders of Berk.
Everything you need to know about Dragons Defenders of Berk:
1. The first episode premiered in 2012
The first episode of Dragon Defenders of Berk premiered way back in 2012. The first episode of the hit series featured a special one hour pilot. That was scripted more like a full-length movie and was specially designed to hook viewers into becoming regular viewers of the series.
2. The final episode debuted in 2014
The final episode of Dragon Defenders of Berk debuted in 2014, two years after the first episode premiered.
3. There were 118 episodes
If you watch the pilot of Dragon Defenders of Berk and immediately get drawn into its exciting world of Vikings and their pet dragons, you’re in luck. As Dragon Defenders of Berk featured 118 episodes, so you’ll be able to binge watch episodes for days on end, if you so choose.
4. Dragon Defenders of Berk features some of your favorite characters from How to Train Your Dragon
If you wondered if the heroes of How To Train Your Dragon, Hiccup and his dragon Toothless feature in Dragon Defenders of Berk, you’re in luck. As your favorite twosome are the central characters of Dragon Defenders of Berk.
Better yet all of Hiccup’s friends and their dragons, which you would’ve first met in How To Train Your Dragon also feature in Dragon Defenders of Berk.
5. It features most of the original voice actors from How To Train Your Dragon
If you’re often disappointed when you watch animated spin-off series of animated films which you love, as they feature completely different voice actors you’re in luck. As most of the voice actors who voiced characters in How to Train Your Dragon have returned to voice their characters in Dragon Defenders of Berk.
As an example, Hiccup is voiced by American comedian and actor Jay Baruchel, while his crush and fellow dragon warrior Astrid is voiced by Hollywood actress America Ferrera. Who you may recognize from the hit American TV series Ugly Betty.
Some of the other notable voice actors who appear in Dragon Defenders of Berk whose names you may recognize include Superbad’s Christopher Mintz-Plasse, T.J Miller and Doctor Who’s very own Davd Tennant.
6. It’s extremely popular and enjoyed a huge following
96% of Google users who watched Dragon Defenders of Berk enjoyed watching it. Whilst the series has a rating of 8.3 out of 10 stars on imdb. So if you don’t want to waste your time, watching an unpopular or poorly crafted TV show, there’s no need to worry as chances are high that you’ll enjoy Dragon Defenders of Berk.
7. It takes place between the first two movies
Dragon Defenders of Berk takes place between the events of the two How to Train Your Dragon Films.
If you’re a How To Train Your Dragon fan and can’t get enough of Hiccup and Toothless’ adventures, it’s definitely well worth binge-watching Dragon Defenders of Berk!