Best Dragon Pals in Palworld: Tier list for all Dragon types

Nikhil Bahuguna
Player flying on top of a Jetragon in Palworld

There are a ton of Pals in Palworld that you can add to your collection, with Dragon types being super effective against Dark types. If you want to catch the strongest Dragon Pals in Palworld, here’s our tier list, ranking them from best to worst.

Despite the Palworld hype subsiding, millions of players still dive into the title to continue their journey and add new Pals to their party. Apart from combat, Pals can help you with various types of work like Generating Electricity, Kindling, Lumbering, and more.

When it comes to the Dragon Pals, most of them aren’t solely Dragon types, which means they are a mix of Dragon and another element.

So, if you’re looking to bag the strongest Dragon Pals in Palworld, or simply want the best Dragon types, here’s our tier list, ranking all of them from best to worst.

Palworld player with a Pal
All the late-game Pals have great attack and defense stats.

Palworld Dragon Pals tier list

Jetragon, Orserk, and Jormuntide Ignis are some of the best Dragon Pals in Palworld, and given their incredible overall stats, they’re also among the strongest Dragon types when it comes to combat.

Here’s our tier list, ranking every Dragon Pal from best to worst in Palworld:

TierDragon Pal
SJetragon, Jormuntide, Orserk, Jormuntide Ignis
AAstegon, Quivern
BAzurobe, Relaxaurus, Elphidran Aqua, Relaxaurus Lux
CElphidran, Dinossom, Dinossom Lux

Keep in mind that some of the factors that determine our picks in the tier list are Work Suitability, attack damage, and overall stats.

Best Dragon type Pals in Palworld

5. Astegon

Astegon in Palworld
A great Pal to have if you’re looking to boost your Ingot production.
  • Paldeck: No. 098
  • How to get:
    • Easy to find in the No. 3 Wildlife Sanctuary located on the map’s Eastern edge. You’ll need a swimming or flying Pal to reach this area.
    • Level 48 Astegon Alpha Boss can be found in the Destroyed Mineshaft, and its entrance is around the coordinates (-576, -421).
    • Breed any of the following pairs: Elizabee x Blazamut, Cryolinx x Grizzbolt, Cryolinx x Helzephyr, Pyrin Noct x Suzaku, Reptyro x Blazamut, Mammorest x Blazamut, Pyrin Noct x Shadowbeak
  • Partner Skill: Black Ankylosaur – Can be ridden like a flying mount. Increases damage dealt to Ore while mounted.
  • Work Suitability: Handiwork (Lv. 1), Mining (Lv. 4)
  • Food: 9/10
  • Possible Drops: Pal Metal Ingot, Pure Quartz
  • Skills: Dragon Cannon, Spirit Flame, Dragon Burst, Nightmare Ball, Draconic Breath, Dark Laser, Dragon Meteor

Astegon is a Dark and Dragon Pal in Palworld, boasting a Level 4 for Mining. Naturally, it’s one of the best Pals to have in your party if you’re looking to mine Ores. While you’ll only be able to catch the Alpha Boss towards the end-game, we recommend breeding any of the pairs listed above to add Astegon to your party.

4. Jormuntide

Jormuntide in Palworld
It’s also an equally impressive Water type.
  • Paldeck: No. 101
  • How to get:
    • Easy to find in the two lakes, around the coordinates (-176, -268) and (351, -85), with both of them being Level 45 Alpha Bosses.
    • Breed any of the following pairs – Cinnamoth x Cryolinx, Sweepa x Beakon, Nitewing x Grizzbolt, Mossanda x Helzephyr, Nitewing x Helzephyr, Cinnamoth x Orserk, Penking x Jetragon
    • Can be hatched from a Huge Dragon Egg.
  • Partner Skill: Stormbringer Sea Dragon – Can be ridden to travel on water. While mounted, prevents stamina depletion while moving over water.
  • Work Suitability: Watering (Lv. 4)
  • Food: 7/10
  • Possible Drops: Pal Fluids
  • Skills: Aqua Gun, Dragon Cannon, Draconic Breath, Aqua Burst, Tri-Lightning, Hydro Laser, Dragon Meteor

Jormuntide is a Dragon and Water Pal and has some of the best stats for a Dragon-type in Palworld. With its Watering skill at Level 4, you can use it to water your crops quickly and boost your food production.

If you’re looking to beat or catch the Jormuntide Alpha Bosses in either of the lakes, you should carry an Electric Pal, to increase your odds of winning the battle.

3. Orserk

Orserk in Palworld
One of the best Electric Pals as well.
  • Paldeck: No. 106
  • How to get:
    • Easy to come across an Orserk in the No. 3 Wildlife Sanctuary at the Northeast end of the map but you’ll need a flying or swimming Pal to reach this area.
    • Breed Relaxaurus and Grizzbolt.
  • Partner Skill: Ferocious Thunder Dragon – While fighting together, Water Pals drop more items when defeated.
  • Work Suitability: Handiwork (Lv. 2), Transporting (Lv. 3), Generating Electricity (Lv. 4)
  • Food: 7/10
  • Possible Drops: Electric Organ
  • Skills: Kerauno, Lightning Strike, Spark Blast, Draconic Breath, Lightning Streak, Tri-Lightning, Lightning Bolt

Orserk is an Electric and Dragon-type in Palworld and can be added to your collection using a couple of ways. However, keep in mind that Orserk is hard to capture, and you should carry higher-tier Pal Spheres, and try to maintain stealth while stepping into the No. 3 Wildlife Sanctuary.

2. Jormuntide Ignis

Jormuntide Ignis in front of the player in Palworld
One of the best Fire Pals.
  • Paldeck: No. 101B
  • How to get:
    • Can be easily found in the No. 2 Wildlife Sanctuary Island in the Western part of the map, slightly North of the Ruined Fortress City fast travel point.
    • Breed Jormuntide and Blazehowl.
    • Can be hatched from a Huge Dragon Egg.
  • Partner Skill: Stormbringer Lava Dragon – Can be ridden. Enhances Fire attacks while mounted.
  • Work Suitability: Kindling (Lv. 4)
  • Food: 7/10
  • Possible Drops: Flame Organ, High Quality Pal Oil
  • Skills: Ignis Blast, Dragon Cannon, Flare Storm, Ignis Breath, Tri-Lightning, Fire Ball, Dragon Meteor

Jormuntide Ignis falls slightly short of topping our tier list for Dragon types in Palworld, however, it’s one of the best Fire Pals in the game, while also being an impressive Dragon type.

It has the highest Kindling level for any Fire type, enabling you to significantly boost the production of Ingots and more items in your base.

1. Jetragon

Jetragon in Palworld
Jetragon is the fastest flying mount in Palworld.
  • Paldeck: No. 111
  • How to get:
    • Level 50 Jetragon Alpha Boss can be found around the coordinates (-789, -320), around the volcanic region of the Palworld map towards the West.
  • Partner Skill: Aerial Missile – Can be ridden as a flying mount. Can rapidly fire a missile launcher while mounted.
  • Work Suitability: Gathering (Lv. 3)
  • Food: 9/10
  • Possible Drops: Pure Quartz, Polymer, Diamond, Carbon Fiber
  • Skills: Spirit Fire, Dragon Burst, Flare Storm, Draconic Breath, Beam Comet, Fire Ball, Dragon Meteor

There’s no denying that Jetragon is the best Dragon Pal in Palworld, being one of the four Legendaries, and naturally boasting great stats. Jetragon is also the fastest flying mount in the game, and the only way to catch it is by challenging the Alpha Boss.

While the battle can be extremely challenging, you can use Ice types as Dragon types are weak against it. Additionally, Jetragon’s Aerial Missile is arguably one of the best Partner Skills in the game, so it’s well worth adding this Pal to your party.

Where to find Huge Dragon Eggs in Palworld?

To find Huge Dragon Eggs in Palworld, you need to travel to the edges of cliffs, in high-level areas like the Mount Obsidian Desert, and Snowy Mountains.

If you’re looking to get some of the above-mentioned Dragon Pals using these eggs, here are the chances of these Pals emerging from the Huge Dragon Eggs:

  • Jormuntide (10 % chance)
  • Jormuntide Ignis (5 % chance)
  • Elphidram (10 % chance)
  • Relaxaurus (10 % chance)
  • Relaxaurus Lux (10 % chance)
  • Quivern (10 % chance)
  • Azurobe (10 % chance)

So there you have it! That’s all you need to know about the best Dragon Pals in Palworld. For more content on the game, be sure to check these:

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Nikhil is a games writer who focuses on FPS titles like Call of Duty, Valorant, Counter-Strike and more. In his free time, you can find Nikhil setting a red carpet in Valorant. You can contact Nikhil at [email protected]