The Midnight Dragon can be bred by using a Moon Dragon and any dragon that contains the Dark element, in either order, at any Breeding Cave. Breeding must start during the night. Nighttime occurs between 7 pm and 7 am on the day sky, or at any time on any sky considered to be a night sky.
The Midnight Dragon is the fifth and sixth rewards collected by accumulating a total of 2,250 and 1,530, respectively, totaling to 3,780, during the Star Fall Event.
When a certain amount of star dust was collected and turned in at the Astral Spire, a message card would pop up to inform players that the Midnight Dragon could be collected from the "Gifts" section in the Social Menu. When a player collected the Midnight Dragon from the section, the egg was placed directly into the Nursery. Players then had an option to hatch, display, or sell the Midnight Dragon.
The Midnight Dragon was able be obtained by collecting a total of 3,145 during the Star Fall Event 2018.
During the Suncrest Soirée, the Midnight Dragon could be purchased for 5,000.
The Midnight Dragon can be obtained by collecting a total of 5,000 during The Spectacular Spectacle.
Coin per minute:
|Lvl. 1||Lvl. 2||Lvl. 3||Lvl. 4||Lvl. 5||Lvl. 6||Lvl. 7||Lvl. 8||Lvl. 9||Lvl. 10|
|Lvl. 11||Lvl. 12||Lvl. 13||Lvl. 14||Lvl. 15||Lvl. 16||Lvl. 17||Lvl. 18||Lvl. 19||Lvl. 20|
|April 9, 2015||May 5, 2015|
|December 10, 2015||January 19, 2016|
|February 4, 2016||February 11, 2016|
|December 15, 2016||January 25, 2017|
|November 27, 2017||January 24, 2018|
|May 2, 2018||May 16, 2018|
|July 12, 2018||August 8, 2018|
|May 18, 2019||May 27, 2019|
|May 28, 2020||July 15, 2020|
|April 29, 2021||June 16, 2021|
|Affiliated Decoration: Star Fall Monument|
- On April 8, 2015, the Midnight Dragon's spot appeared in the Dragonarium, even though it had not been officially released into DragonVale yet.
- In addition to its affiliated decoration, the Midnight Dragon was released along with the Walk of Stars, Meridiem Habitat, Weather Station, Midnight Pedestal, Unhatched Midnight Dragon, and the Astral Spire.
- The in-game breeding hint states that the Midnight Dragon can only be bred between 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. (19:00 - 07:00); the time is based on your device's internal clock.
- This can be overruled by the Twilight Tower.
- The Midnight Dragon did not have a goal when it was first released.
- The Midnight Dragon got a goal when it was re-released on December 10, 2015.
- On an unknown date, the breeding combination changed from requiring a Dark Dragon to any dragon with the Dark element.
- The Midnight Dragon's description makes several allusions to the phrase "burn the midnight oil" which refers to working extra long on a task to complete it or show extra dedication, especially late into the night.
- The Midnight Dragon's description states, "a rare and potent oil secreted only by midnight dragons." This may be a reference to the Australian rock band, Midnight Oil.
- The Midnight Dragon's breeding and incubation times of 12 hours is likely a reference to how Midnight occurs during the twelfth hour of the start of a day.
- The quest name for the Midnight Dragon is called "The Witching Hour" which may be a reference to how some consider midnight the witching hour, the time when witches are supposedly active.