fictional characters The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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List Rules Any monster from film, literature or myth

This list of the greatest monsters and creatures of all time ranks the scary, the sly, the freaky, the brutal and the dangerous. Everyone loves the monster, especially when it creeps into your dreams at night. Now, rank your favorite monsters from books and movies to determine which of these strangest creatures reigns supreme. Just think, this list could help answer the question, "Which monster rules?" If you see any awesome monsters that are missing, add them. And if you really want to impact this list's ranking, reorder your own list as you see fit and add it.

What are the most awesome terrifying monsters and creatures of all time? This list will help you determine which of these creatures are cool and amazing. Yes, while some of them may be a bit weird and strange, there's no questioning how awesome they are. That's for sure. Vote for the best movie monsters and creatures from pop culture. 

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Cthulhu is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Xenomorph is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Godzilla is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Werewolf

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Kraken is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Kraken

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Balrog is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Hydra is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Hydra

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Demon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Demon

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The Basilisk is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
The Basilisk

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Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Medusa is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Vampire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Vampire

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Chimera is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Zombie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Zombie

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Pegasus is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Minotaur is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Minotaur Greek Mythology

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Angel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Angel

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Frankenstein's monster is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Gremlin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Gremlin

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Chewbacca is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Rabbit of Caerbannog is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
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Griffin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Griffin

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King Kong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Shapeshifter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Shapeshifter

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Mermaid is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Mermaid

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Gargoyle is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Manticore is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Kaiju is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Kaiju Giant, city-stomping Japanese monsters

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Grendel is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Unicorn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Unicorn

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Succubus is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Succubus

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Sasquatch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Centaur is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Centaur

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It is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
It

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The Mummy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Shoggoth is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Wendigo is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Fenrir is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Fenrir

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Weeping Angel is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Devil is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Devil

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Ghost is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Ghost

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Elf is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Elf

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Harpy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Harpy

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Satyr is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Satyr

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Nazgûl is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Hulk is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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Nymphs is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Nymphs

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Zuul is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time
Zuul

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King Ghidorah is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time

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The Thing is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Awesome Monsters & Creatures of All Time