Griffon possesses a deafening roar to stun its opponents. Its hands have sharp claws that never dull. It has powerful wings that give it the ability to fly high in the air. It has a serpent tail that possesses a venomous bite.
Bakugan Official Handbook
The Griffon looks like it was made from three different creatures. It has the body of a lion, wings of an eagle, and the tail of a reptile.
Bakugan Ultimate Handbook
Griffon looks like a mythical monster that's a combination of several animals. It's got the fierce head and claws of a lion, the powerful wings of an eagle, a tail that's a poisonous serpent, and the hard-kicking legs of a goat. Before Griffon lashes out with its claw of tail, it can emit a deafening roar that will stun its opponents.
The first Aquos Griffon Klaus used was sent to the Doom Dimension when his Mind Ghost trick backfired. The second one was defeated by the newly evolved Dual Hydranoid.
- Ability Cards
- Venomous Beast Torrent Attack (Japanese version: Vicarious Victim): Automatically defeats Griffon and allows the user to choose another Bakugan that has been previously defeated to take Griffon's place. (Haos)
- Wing Burst: Transfers 50 Gs from the opponent to Griffon. (Pyrus)
- Fire Wall: Subtracts 50 Gs from the opponent. (Standard Pyrus Ability)
- Fire Tornado: Adds 100 Gs to Griffon and subtracts 100 Gs from each opponent. (Standard Pyrus Ability)
- Dive Mirage: Moves Griffon to a different Gate Card and prevents the opponent from activating it. (Standard Aquos Ability)
It is available in all attributes. Dan had a Pyrus Griffon, Marucho and Klaus have Aquos Griffons, Runo and Julio have Haos Griffon, Shun, Shuji and Komba have Ventus Griffons, Julie, Billy, Akira and Jewls have Subterra Griffons, and the player can buy a Darkus Griffon.
Dan starts out with a Pyrus Griffon, which he uses against Aurock. It will be necessary to use Griffon up until after beating Arena 3; after that, with Ultimate Dragonoid in your roster, you may choose to remove Griffon from your team.
- Griffon is based on the Chimera from Latin and Greek mythology, not the Griffin, as the actual griffin has a lion's back legs and tail, and the body and the wings, front legs and head of an eagle.
- In ball form, Griffon has 4 visible toes on each of their goat legs, yet in their true form, Griffon have only two toes on each goat leg.