Cloud dragon

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Cloud dragon
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The cloud dragon, also known as the Draco Cumulus Welkin, is a type of dragon in the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game.

Publication history[edit]

The cloud dragon first appeared in the first edition Monster Manual II (1983).[1]

The cloud dragon appeared in second edition for the Greyhawk setting in the Monstrous Compendium Greyhawk Appendix (1990),[2] and is reprinted in the Monstrous Manual (1993).[3]


A cloud dragon is a neutrally aligned dragon which can take a gaseous form at will, and can exhale a powerful blast of air.

Other publishers[edit]

The cloud dragon appeared under the "dragon" heading in the Tome of Horrors (2002) from Necromancer Games.[4]

The cloud dragon appeared in Paizo Publishing's book Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 2 (2010), on pages 96–97.[5]


  1. ^ Gygax, Gary. Monster Manual II (TSR, 1983)
  2. ^ Breault, Mike, ed, et al. Greyhawk Monstrous Compendium Appendix (TSR, 1990)
  3. ^ Stewart, Doug, ed. Monstrous Manual (TSR, 1993)
  4. ^ Green, Scott; Peterson, Clark (2002). Tome of Horrors. Necromancer Games. pp. 109–110. ISBN 1-58846-112-2. 
  5. ^ Baur, Wolfgang, Jason Bulmahn, et al. Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 2 (Paizo Publishing, 2010)