Drachenstich – Spearing the dragon
1431 in August a bloody chapter of the world history was written. A giant army of knights assembled to crusade against the rebelling Bohemians.
The fact that the emperor had their celebrated reformer J.H. be burnt at the stake filled them with indignation. Now a furious war was raging at the border.
But in the shadow of the war suddenly a much more dangerous threat awakes. A monster gets up from the curse which it has been under from time immemorial – the dragon! Murder and blood release in him the elementary power of the evil. With the force of the frenetic nature the dragon cuts a swath of horrible destruction through the country.
Who can stop the beast? Only two people fulfil the prophecy: The young lady of the castle of Furth could save countless lives by sacrificing herself. The fearless knight Udo could beat the monster – but Udo is captured in a net of a mortal conspiracy. Merciless the dragon is moving towards the town.
The new dragon in Furth – the birth of a legend
One of the biggest robots in the world – full with electronic and stunning special effects! The new dragon follows with his large paws a very old tradition: For more than 500 years the dragon has been lanced annually in Furth im Wald. The mythical creature became reality as follows: under the direction of Zollner Elektronik AG more than 20 companies and institutions joined to realize the High-Tech-Monster: Hollywoods specialists for effects Magicon and leading companies for mechatronic and metal construction took part as well as Audi and the “Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt”. Thus engineering and the fantasy of the desi