Paladins of Dragons
The Paladins of Dragons, known as Knights of Dragons (
Most Paladins of Dragons share some quirks with each other:
- An effect that activates when the Paladin battles, most often removal of an attacked monster at the start of the Damage Step.
- An effect that activates by Tributing themselves, and Special Summons a monster from hand or Main Deck (usually the related Dragon or a range of monsters that includes it) .
- A specific Ritual Spell Cards with the naming scheme "[Adjective] Dragon Ritual" ("[Adjective] Dragon Descent" in Japanese).
Exceptions are indicated in the table below between parenthesis and in italic.
|Paladin||Ritual Spell||Matching dragon||Battle effect||Monster summoned|
|White Dragon||White Dragon||Blue-Eyes White Dragon||Destroys face-down Defense Position monster||Blue-Eyes White Dragon|
|Dark Dragon||Dark Dragon||Red-Eyes Black Dragon||Destroys Defense Position monster||any "Red-Eyes" monster|
|Photon Dragon||Luminous Dragon||Galaxy-Eyes Photon Dragon||(Draws a card when it destroys a monster by battle)||Galaxy-Eyes Photon Dragon|
|Storm Dragon||(Cynet Ritual)||Firewall Dragon||Returns monster to the hand||(any Level 5 or higher Cyberse monster)|
|Armor Dragon||Armor Dragon||Armed Dragon LV7||Shuffles monster back into the Deck, as long as that was Special Summoned from the Extra Deck||(any Level 5 or higher WIND Dragon monster)|