The Dragon Trials are the four trials Jian must go through to become a Dragon Master powerful enough to take down Ignatius and save Lucia. The Dragon Trials are different for each dragon; one requires you to fight to the finish, one requires you to last 5 turns, one requires you to fight two consecutive battles, and one requires you to separate truth from deception.

In the Silver star and remakes Alex had to get monsters to smash into the ice pillars, dash through fire, figure out which pools to go in, and to prove your innocence or purity of heart. In order to obtain the Dragon Ring, the Dragon Shield, the Dragon Helmet, and the Dragon Armor is by passing the trials of the four dragons, fifteen years after Dyne gave up his power to stop Ghaleon's insanity.