- “It's the last of the dragon wars. You must kill the dragon riders in the midnight skies and bring victory to the kingdom.”
- ―Action 52 instruction manual.
Player one controls the red dragon, and player two controls the blue dragon. The goal is to destroy your opponent's dragon by shooting it. It takes seven hits to defeat the other dragon. Fireballs and blobs appear on screen and can also cause damage.
The game includes eight different levels. Each level is played one after another, and the player who has the most wins at the end of level eight wins the game.
Level 1: The only wall is in the top-right.
Level 2: The same as level 1, but the wall is in the top-left.
Level 3: No walls at all.
Level 4: There is a wall in the bottom-right.