In a land far away ruled by dragons, the Dragon Clan lived in peace for thousands of years until the appearance of Tyr, a goddess. Tyr promised the dragons every wish their heart desired which caused greed to split the dragons into the Light and Dark Dragons who then went to war under Tyr's encouragement. From the Light Dragons emerged a warrior and his seven companions and they ended the war by trapping Tyr in an alternate dimension. In the present, the Dark Dragons are destroying the earth to find the keys used to keep Tyr in her prison in the hopes of freeing her. The Dark Dragons also kidnap Sarah, a descendant of the Light Dragons and it is up to her brother Ryu to free her and reveal the mysterious ancient powers of the Light Dragons to put a stop to the rampaging Dark Dragons. Ryu is accompanied by his seven companions who each have unique animal powers.
- Cameos from other Capcom games