Burning Midnight is a ten page comic book released on May 7th, 2016. The story is written by Dean DeBlois and Richard Hamilton, with art by Doug Wheatley and colors by Wes Dzioba. It takes place between the second and third movies.
The story in Burning Midnight is relevant to the second graphic novel in the trilogy of post - How to Train Your Dragon 2 comics. This second installment in the new trilogy is known as Dragonvine.
The Dragon Riders share stories in Stoick's memory after they become sealed in a cave while escaping from a dangerous new species of dragon.
This comic follows the Dragon Riders, plus Valka and Eret, the most recent added members of the group. After Toothless collapses a cave entrance, sealing the group inside, they share stories in Stoick's memory settings around a fire as they plan their next move.