As one of the most powerful magic users on Eternia, he possesses such extraordinary might that even Skeletor dares not challenge him. Granamyr's only weakness lies in his fire pit; should the flame ever be extinguished the great Dragon will find his powers greatly weakened.
Granamyr is the oldest and wisest of the Dragons of Darksmoke, Granamyr is one of the most legendary and revered beings in all Eternia. The leader, warrior, and protector of Eternia's Dragon population.
Granamyr's domain is protected by Ice Trolls, who he lords over in the icy northern kingdom of Darksmoke. An isolated and brooding grump, Granamyr is easily the most imposing and intimidating being on Eternia. His gruff demeanor, intense distrust of any stranger, shameless ego, and awe-inspiring power make him virtually unstoppable. From living so long, Granamyr has amassed many enemies and has learned to suspect anyone he does not know. Granamyr maintains a cool relationship with humans and marvels at He-Man's ability to eradicate all his misconceptions about men.
At some point during the past, it was known that the evil dragon Shadow Wing was an opponent of his who was later imprisoned in an obelisk to shield the world from his evil. Granamyr's great power made him a powerful sorcerer and was empowered by the mystical fires from the Pit of Shadows.
When Man-At-Arms was turned to glass by an evil spell, Granamyr provided He-Man with healing magic, but only after Eternia's bravest warrior proved he had not only great strength but great mercy and wisdom as well. The ancient dragon Granamyr guards Eternia's magical secrets and rules all of Darksmoke.
Later, Adora is accidentally sent into Eternia's past, where she witnesses the battle between the Dragons and Humans firsthand. It is revealed that the war was started by the wizard known as Nazgul, who managed to pit the Humans and Dragons against each other. To that end, he carried out an attack on a human food supply and then blamed it on the dragons, provoking them into declaring war against the dragons.
Vintage Mini-Comic Continuity:
In this continuity, Granamyr appears as a green Dragon, rather than the red-version in the Filmation continuity.
He only appears in the mini-comic version of the story "Dragon's Gift".
Masters Of The Universe Classics:
As the intimidating Lord of Darksmoke, Granamyr possessed great size,power, and wisdom long before the rise of Grayskull. When thefear-mongering wizard Nazghal had humans steal from Dragon Tower the Gem of Magoo which would enhance the strength of those who are purein heart, Granamyr declared all humans to be enemies of Darksmoke. Three hundred years later Eldor and He-Ro defeated Nazghal and returned the Gem to Granamyr as a peace offering on behalf of King Grayskull. Granamyr accepted their gesture and later blessed He-Ro with the Gem to wield in his magic staff. Over the centuries Granamyr's green hide gradually turned red, but his disillusion ment with humans persisted until the champion He-Man sough his help and became the first human in five millenia to earn Granamyr's respect.
Granamyr is one of the oldest and wisest of the Eternian Dragons of Darksmoke, an ancient kingdom in Eternia's Dark Hemisphere. He greatly distrusts most men after the Great Wars between dragons and humans in ancient times. As one of the most powerful magic users on Eternia, he possesses such extraordinary might that even Skeletor dares not challenge him. When Man-At-Arms was turned to glass by an evil spell, Granamyr provided He-Man with healing magic, but only after Eternia's bravest warrior proved he had not only great strength but great mercy and wisdom as well. The ancient dragon Granamyr guards Eternia's magical secrets and rules all of Darksmoke.
- Granamyr is voiced by John Erwin in the Filmation cartoon series.
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