- "Magnus earned his nickname after accidentally setting fire to an entire village during a sneezing fit."
- The Neopets Team speak about the story of Magnus
Magnus the Torch also known as Magnus the strongest Scorchio or simply Magnus is a prehistorical Scorchio who lives in the volcano, he is the strongest of all Scorchios to become violent and ferocious, he appeared on Neopets as a main prehistorical dragon villain.
After accidentally setting fire to an entire village during a sneezing fit, Magnus the Torch retreated to living a hermit's life north of Tyrannia. He will challenge any Neopet brave enough to venture to his home in the Volcano if they make it.