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Are Balrogs stronger than dragons?

Who is More Powerful: A Dragon or a Balrog? The TLDR version: the average Balrog is more powerful than the average dragon, but the available evidence suggests that the greatest dragons were more powerful than Balrogs. Though this also depends on how you view the source material.

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Who can beat a Balrog?

In all of Tolkien's text I've read, there are three people who have killed a Balrog. Ecthellion, Glorfindel and of course Gandalf. All of these fights ended in a draw with all three sacrificing their lives for the deed.

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Could Gandalf the White beat Smaug?

Although both the Balrog and Smaug are creatures of fire, and Gandalf is able to match them thanks to the power of his fire ring, defeating the Balrog takes far more spiritual prowess, which is why Gandalf is able to essentially 'level up' and comes back as Gandalf the White, whereas defeating such an immense physical ...

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Could Gandalf have killed Smaug?

Being as Gandalf could have thrown down Smaug, there are good reasons that Gandalf chose to take the roundabout way to the dragon's destruction. First off, it simply wasn't his job and doing so would have bordered on breaking the mandate of the Istari.

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Which elf beat a Balrog?

Glorfindel was one of the mightiest Elves of Middle-earth. During the First Age, he was the lord of the House of the Golden Flower of Gondolin, and died fighting a Balrog.

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Can balerion beat Smaug?

Smaug's intellectual capacity is a huge advantage. He is likely able to trap Balerion in the right environment and his smaller size could also lead to advantages if they fight within closed walls where Balerion can't simply overpower him.

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What is Balrogs weakness?

Balrog appears as one of the final bosses on Street Fighter X Mega Man. His weakness is the Mega Buster and the Soul Satellite.

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Who is stronger Witch King or Balrog?

'It was a Balrog of Morgoth,' said Legolas; 'of all elf-banes the most deadly, save the One who sits in the Dark Tower. ' A Balrog is definitely stronger than the witch king.

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Could Smaug destroy the one ring?

Smaug's dragon-fine would not have been hot enough to destroy the One Ring. The malevolence that Sauron put inside of the Ring could only be destroyed in the Cracks of Doom, so Frodo was compelled to make the journey to Mordor.

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Can Smaug beat Drogon?

Could Drogon defeat Smaug, or is he not as deadly? If they were the same size it might be an even fight, although Smaug appears to be more intelligent. The problem for Drogon is Smaug is much, much bigger. So at the sizes they were shown, Smaug wins easily.

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