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Cantormaris Dragons were released on January 24, 2021, alongside Nobleshield Dragons. On May 21, 2021, an additional two variants were released.

Cantormaris Dragons have six variants: Mundus, Sophos, Itus, Iratus, Tutela and Motus. The variant is determined by what Breed Specific Actions have been performed on the egg.

Official descriptions[]

Egg[]

Something about this egg seems to lure you in.

Hatchling[]

Aww... It’s a cute baby dragon. Its soft chirps capture your attention.

Mature hatchling[]

Aww... It’s a cute baby dragon. Its soft chirps capture your attention.And look! [sic] It’s grown larger and its horns have developed vibrant markings. It must be close to maturing!

Adult[]

Mundus[]

Mundus Cantormaris Dragons are a gentle, friendly breed of coastal-dwellers. Their annual migrations at the start of spring are among the first indications that winter has ended. They use their beautiful calls to lure people with a desire for peace to them in an attempt to make lasting friendships. It is considered a sign of good luck for one to hear their calls.

Sophos[]

Sophos Cantormaris Dragons are a kind, caring breed of coastal-dwellers. Their annual migrations at the start of spring are among the first indications that winter has ended. They use their melodic calls to lure people with a yearning for enlightenment to them in a desire to help and share their vast knowledge to those in need. It is considered a sign of luck for one to hear their calls.

Itus[]

Itus Cantormaris Dragons are a fun loving, mischievous breed of coastal-dwellers. Their annual migrations at the start of spring are among the first indications that winter has ended. They use their spritely calls to lure people with a wish to wander to them in an attempt to have fun and travel together. It could possibly be considered a sign of luck for one to hear their calls.

Iratus[]

Iratus Cantormaris Dragons are a chaotic, malevolent breed of coastal-dwellers. Their annual migrations at the start of spring are among the first indications that winter has ended. They use their haunting calls to lure people with a deep resentment to them in an attempt to slake their hunger for carnage. It is considered a sign of ill luck to hear their calls.

Tutela[]

Tutela Cantormaris Dragons are a doting, protective breed of coastal-dwellers. Their annual migrations at the start of spring are among the first indications that winter has ended. They use their angelic calls to lure people that might need protection to them in a desire to safeguard and give strength to those in need of succor. It is considered a sign of luck for one to hear their calls.

Motus[]

Motus Cantormaris Dragons are a calm, down to earth breed of coastal-dwellers. Their annual migrations at the start of spring are among the first indications that winter has ended. They use their robust calls to lure people with a love of nature and desire for freedom to them in a hope to work with others for the benefit of the living world around them. It is considered a sign of luck for one to hear their calls.

Sprite artists[]

Sprites[]

Series Egg Hatchling Mature hatchling Adult
Cantormaris Dragon
Mundus
Cantormaris egg.gif Cantormaris Mundus hatchling.gif Cantormaris Mundus mature hatchling.gif Cantormaris Mundus adult.png
Cantormaris Dragon
Sophos
Cantormaris Sophos hatchling.gif Cantormaris Sophos mature hatchling.gif Cantormaris Sophos adult.png
Cantormaris Dragon
Itus
Cantormaris Itus hatchling.gif Cantormaris Itus mature hatchling.gif Cantormaris Itus adult.png
Cantormaris Dragon
Iratus
Cantormaris Iratus hatchling.gif Cantormaris Iratus mature hatchling.gif Cantormaris Iratus adult.png
Cantormaris Dragon
Tutela
Cantormaris Tutela hatchling.png Cantormaris Tutela mature hatchling.png Cantormaris Tutela adult.png
Cantormaris Dragon
Motus
Cantormaris Motus hatchling.gif Cantormaris Motus mature hatchling.gif Cantormaris Motus adult.png

Egg sequence[]

Stage 0 Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5 Dead
Cantormaris egg.gif Cantormaris crack 1.gif Cantormaris crack 2.png Cantormaris crack 3.png Cantormaris crack 4.png Cantormaris crack 5.png Cantormaris dead egg.gif

Retired sprites[]

Temporary event sprites
Series Egg Hatchling Mature hatchling Adult
April Fools' Day 2022
Mundus
Cantormaris Mundus adult AF 2022.png
April Fools' Day 2022
Sophos
Cantormaris Sophos adult AF 2022.png
April Fools' Day 2022
Itus
Cantormaris Itus adult AF 2022.png
April Fools' Day 2022
Iratus
Cantormaris Iratus adult AF 2022.png
April Fools' Day 2022
Tutela
Cantormaris Tutela adult AF 2022.png
April Fools' Day 2022
Motus
Cantormaris Motus adult AF 2022.png

Variant determination[]

Variant is determined by the most recent Breed Specific Action performed on a Cantormaris egg. Performing a different color-altering action will overwrite a previous action.

Variant Action
Cantormaris Mundus hatchling.gif
Mundus Default; no color-changing actions performed.
Cantormaris Sophos hatchling.gif
Sophos Precognition.
Cantormaris Itus hatchling.gif
Itus Teleport. The teleport must be completed for the color change to take effect.
Cantormaris Iratus hatchling.gif
Iratus Incubate.
Cantormaris Tutela hatchling.png
Tutela Ward.
Cantormaris Motus hatchling.gif
Motus Earthquake. The egg does not need to hatch from the earthquake in order to take this form. Eggs that survive the action "unaffected" can be hatched naturally as a Motus.

Encyclopedia entry[]

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Appearance/Basic Anatomy

  • Adults are quite tall and somewhat heavily built.
  • These dragons have a multitude of horns atop their heads and up to four small horns along the jawline.
  • Their long wings propel them through air and water. Can hold their breath underwater for up to an hour.
  • The four types of Cantormaris are determined by what magic, or lack thereof, the egg was exposed to before hatching.
  • A long, delicate fin runs from their foreheads to their shoulders. It is used for mating displays and to make themselves appear larger.
  • Iratus is the only Cantormaris type to lack any blue coloration, while Itus lacks any red tones.
  • The colors of a Cantormaris hatchling become more vibrant as it matures.
  • Hatch with fully formed wings and are able to fly within days of hatching.

Hatchling Behavior

  • Hatchlings adore colorful seashells and make a game of finding and showing off their prizes. They also give them as gifts to treasured friends.
  • Young Cantormaris hatchlings love attention. They become upset when ignored.
  • Older Cantormaris hatchlings begin to explore independently of their parents, flying up and down the coastline or swimming further from shore.
  • As they age, their differing personalities become more apparent and their songs take on different tones.

Adult Behavior

  • Most are welcome (or neutral) to the company of humans and other dragons.
  • Mundus Cantormaris Dragons are pacifists. They prefer to attempt friendship and maintain peaceful relationships with local coastal settlements, preferring to stay in the area where they were hatched.
  • Sophos Cantormaris Dragons have an endless thirst for knowledge and a strong desire to share it with others. They tend to hoard books rather than shells.
  • Itus Cantormaris Dragons always have a mischievous twinkle in their eyes. They are known for playing pranks and travelling on a whim, no destination being off limits.
  • Iratus Cantormaris Dragons are irascible and lead solitary lives. They possess a seemingly endless hunger and leave only scattered bones in their wake.

Habitat

  • Confined mostly to temperate oceanic coastlines. They overwinter in the tropics.
  • When swimming, they usually head for reefs, where their bright colors fit right in among the reef fish and corals.
  • Itus Cantormaris Dragons travel so often that they do not maintain dens. Mundus Cantormars Dragons are the opposite, keeping neat dens near their kin.
  • Sophos Cantormaris Dragons like to den very near the ocean, as they find the sounds of the waves soothing, while Iratus Cantormaris Dragons live on rocky cliffs or lonely islands beyond the reefs.

Diet

  • Fish and other seafood make up most of their diet.
  • Sometimes they raid nests for eggs or, rarely, hunt large birds.
  • Young dragons target crabs and other small creatures stranded in tidepools until they grow large enough to swim safely in the ocean.
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