Top 10 Badass Living Creatures

Komodo Dragon

The komodo dragon is the largest living species of lizard, growing to an average length of 2 to 3 metres

Giant African Land Snail

The Giant African snail is so badass and huge that in order to eradicate it, people employ the use of flame throwers

Flying Snake

Frilled Shark

The frilled shark is a living fossil shark species which looks like a hideous giant eel but is actually a shark.

Shocking Pink Dragon Millipede

Millipedes can be quite dangerous creatures, but the shocking pink dragon millipede takes the cake for its nastiness.

Mantis Shrimp

Despite their name, the mantis shrimps are neither shrimp nor mantises, but receive their name purely from the physical resemblance to both the praying mantis and the shrimp

Giant Amazonian Centipede

The Giant Amazonian Centipede can grow to over a foot in length. It is carnivorous, feeding on lizards, frogs, birds, mice, and even bats which it can catch in mid flight!


The 2007 edition of the Guinness World Records lists the cassowary as the world’s most dangerous bird.

Humboldt Squid

The Humboldt squid is a large, predatory squid found in the waters of the Humboldt Current in the Eastern Pacific Ocean

Immortal Jellyfish

The immortal jellyfish (turritopsis nutricula) has to be item one on this list because of the fact that it is immortal. That isn’t hyperbole – it really is immortal. After reaching sexual maturity, this jellyfish is able to reverse its aging process and become a polyp again.