"You learned a good lesson about fighting as a team. Remember that no warrior needs to be a hero. The most heroic actions take more than one cat."

—Lionblaze to Toadstep in Sign of the Moon, page 170


Highest Rank
Previous Name(s)
Lionkit, Lionpaw

Lionblaze is a golden[1]-brown[2] tabby[3] tom[4] with sun-colored[5] amber eyes,[6] a thick pelt,[7] a nicked ear,[8] thorn-prick white teeth,[9] thick fluff ringing around his neck,[10] and pale paws[11] with fur that bunches at his claws.[12]


Lionkit was born in ThunderClan. His mother was Leafpool, and his father was a WindClan cat, Crowfeather. His littermates were his brother Jaykit and sister Hollykit.


Lionpaw's mentor became Ashfur. Lionpaw trained to be a warrior.

During his apprenticeship, he fell in love with an apprentice from WindClan named Heatherpaw. Although, Tigerstar told him that he will never be a good warrior if he keeps meeting her. Lionpaw listens to him and tells Heatherpaw that they can't meet eachother. Heatherpaw is crushed and tells him that she hopes that becoming a warrior is worth it.

During his apprenticeship, Tigerstar was continuosly coming and secretly training Lionpaw. In Eclipse, Lionpaw tells Tigerstar about the prophecy. Hawkfrost and Tigerstar taunt him and say that he was just being played by Firestar's stupid dreams. But later on, Lionpaw stands up to Tigerstar and this results as Lionpaw getting attacked by him. He becomes a warrior along with Cinderheart and Hollyleaf, his warrior name is Lionblaze.


Lionblaze was a very strong and powerful warrior. He became part of the prophecy, "There will be three, kin of your kin, who hold the power of the stars in their paws." He was gifted with the strength of never being defeated in battle. The other cats chosen was his littermate Jayfeather and his kin, Dovewing.

He fell in love with Cinderheart, but after telling her the prophecy, she thought she couldn't be with him.

Lionblaze accidentally killed Russetfur to save Firestar in a deadly battle with ShadowClan. Lionblaze fought alongside the Clans against The Dark Forest. In his confrontation with Breezepelt, he was pinned to floor, Crowfeather then chased Breezepelt off Lionblaze, and says to Leafpool that his kits are amazing.

Cinderheart had Lionblaze's kits, and their names are Fernsong, Hollytuft, and Sorrelstripe.

References and Citations

  1. Revealed in The Sight, page 27
  2. Revealed in The Sight, page 86
  3. Revealed in Dark River
  4. Revealed in The Sight, page 5
  5. Revealed in Leafpool's Wish, chapter 11
  6. Revealed in The Sight, page 61
  7. Revealed in Sign of the Moon, page 168
  8. Revealed in Dark River, page 234
  9. Revealed in Leafpool's Wish, page Chapter 9
  10. Revealed in Leafpool's Wish, page 79
  11. Revealed in The Sight, page 346
  12. Revealed in The Sight, page 347
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