This Dragon has grown specialized to the swamps of its home, Breakneck Bog. Its bulky build allows it to quickly subdue enemies in the thick water.
— Dragons: Rise of Berk
Unlike the typical Grapple Grounder which usually comes in bold colors, the Swampscrapper is dark and somewhat dull in coloration. It has a grayish purple hide, with dark green wing membranes. There are faint tiger stripes of a lighter purple all along its body. The Swampscrapper has green eyes and a purple mouth interior.
This dragon is described as being bulkier than the standard Grapple Grounder. It still has a long body but has a thicker diameter.
Camouflage: The dull coloring of this dragon helps in camouflage in the swamps it lives in.