Captain Chen was once hired by the sorcerer and was tasked with guarding his treasure. But soon Chen's greed played on him and he stole the treasure for himself. The Sorcerer soon became aware of Chen's actions and punished him by turning him into a golden dragon. Chen soon returned the treasure but it didn't make a difference in what was done. However, the sorcerer showed some form of mercy by giving Chen a magic necklace preventing him from changing into the golden dragon as long as he wears it.
The Sorcerer is said to be very arrogant, egotistical and vain boasting his power and lording his magic over everyone, thinking very little of the feelings of others.However the sorcerer showed he can be merciful when he gives Captain Chen the Dragon Tooth Necklace preventing him from changing into the golden dragon as long as he wears it.
Powers and abilities
As a sorcerer, The Sorcerer shows a wide variety of powers and is generally hailed as being the most powerful sorcerer in the Never World by Captain Chen.
Role in the series
The Sorcerer first mentioned in the episode "The Golden Dragon". Once the dragon chases Jake into a cave it soon disappears and Chen reappears lying on a rock, Captain Jakecome to Chen's aid, when he wake up he is greeted by Jake and his crew, Chen was feeling tired, Jake figured he needed to rest, Chen agreed that's what he needed. Once back aboard Bucky, Jake and his crew began to realize that Chen and the golden dragon are one and the same. Chen told his new friends of how he was cursed by the Sorcerer for his past mistakes and the necklace is the only thing that can prevent the dragon from attacking.
The Sorcerer is mentioned again in the episode "The Forbidden City", Chen comes to asks Captain Jake to help him find the Forbidden City which has a cure for his dragon curse. While journeying through the Forbidden City, Chen and Jake had to face various trials in order to find a means to return himself to normal. But Captain Hook touches the enchanted sorcerer's treasure turning himself into a dragon. But with the assistance of Chen and Jake manage to capture Hook. In order to spare Never Land from Hook's fiery wrath, Chen gives up his only means to break the dragon curse and gives it to Hook. Chen is last seen thanking Jake and his crew before leaving Pirate Island to find another means of breaking the curse.