Astrid Hofferson is the tritagonist of the How to Train Your Dragon franchise, a 15-20 year old female Viking warrior of Clan Hofferson of the Hooligan tribe.

She is the girlfriend of the franchise's main protagonist Hiccup Haddock III, and is sometimes used in damsel in distress situations against him in the franchise.

Times of Distress


  • How to Train Your Dragon 2 - hands tied behind back in group bondage.


  • DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge
    • S01E03 Imperfect Harmony; cocooned from neck to ankles in Deathsong amber.
    • S02E01 Team Astrid; captured by Berserker warrior, arms held behind back.
    • S03E12 Last Auction Heroes; captured by Dragon Hunters with Heather, wrists tied in front, handgagged.
    • S03E13 Defenders of the Wing: Part 1; group captured by the Defenders of the Wing, wrists tied behind back.
    • S04E13 Held hostage by Viggo Grimborn, arms pinned to sides.
    • S06E2 Restrained by Dragon Hunters, hands later tied behind back when sitting in a chair.

Graphic Novels

  • The Serpent's Heir - group captured by Calder, arms chained above head.