Top 10 Best Cuphead Bosses


The Top Ten

1 Cala Maria Cala Maria

I want to send a message to anyone in the second phase saying, "You have been STONED."

Quite good, she is even a giant foam that can't be knocked back,
she can stone the enemies when transformed, except GOLEM, because it is already a stone, and miner, because he digged down if smart enough.
And the most impressive part is Cala maria as Goblin Giant because she can carry cuphead and Mugman, it means Goblin giant meets Cala Maria, and have a fight with each other (inspired to clash royale)

I personally like this one. It's kinda cool in the 2nd stage, when she becomes a naga.

Best boss ever - Myname2

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2 Cagney Carnation Cagney Carnation

Watching his dancing has now made me dance like him on a regular basis, also his music is the best in the game. - kempokid

Such a fun boss to fight. The music that plays during this fight is definitely my favorite song in the game!

This boss was hard but fun his design is so different and his 2 stages so cool

I like him because he has a difficult second phase and has a cool dance

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3 Grim Matchstick Grim Matchstick

I like the cloud thing and the second phase

He looks like how to train your Dragon

I like this dragon - ArcticWolf

According to me,the best boss in the game and also the most difficult to fight

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4 King Dice King Dice

King Dice should definitely be number 1. He has the coolest boss fight, an awesome theme song, an interesting role in the story, and he's by far the most unique and developed character personality. (Also, I am aware that he's based off Cab Calloway.)

King Dice reminds me of Rick Sanchez from Adult Swim's Rick and Morty.

King dice is the best because he is sleazy and sly

He is AWESOME! I like the moustache (somehow).

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5 Beppi The Clown Beppi The Clown

Nice penguins and Charlie Horse. - Bertie11

6 The Devil The Devil

I love the devil for some strange reason

I love the Devil, best character in the game

I like him

Cala Maria is mediocre. Her first phase can pead to unfair damage if wrong combination. And a freeze attack? Rly?
And I feel as though People only chose Cagney because of his idle animation. Welp, when I make a game, all I have to do is give them cringy idle animations, and I can make them as bad as I want. Yey! Beppi is unfair with impossible sections in phase 3, and can be glitched. Grim Matchstick is... Actually, I can't really argue with it. Pretty good boss. But the Devil is superior. Get this Mickey Mouse dude up!

7 Werner Werman Werner Werman

I just love this german rat!

Should be much higher.

Werner wermen is butuful

This guy is the best rat in the world
Fyi, he kind of reminds of the nazi’s, no offense werner

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8 Djimmi The Great Djimmi The Great
9 Phantom Express Phantom Express

I just love this boss for some reason. The music fits PERFECTLY and is my favorite, all characters are very simple but together thet are just perfect! I haven't played this boss though, so I will probably tell you otherwise once my but is kicked

I LOVE this boss. Blind Specter had a cool design, Conductor Cranium was fun and fairly simple, the Blaze Brothers were awesomely designed and attacked well, and the Head if the Train... was not an animation to forget. LAWL

All aboard the ghost train

I like blind specter :P

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10 Hilda Berg Hilda Berg

I have a strange bond with this one, after spending many painful hours trying to beat it - s0ramble

She is my favorite because shes red and I love red and I love her moon faze.

The Contenders

11 Wally Warbles Wally Warbles

Let it be known that he didn’t die. It you look at his eyes, he’s clearly faking the knockout to prevent any further injuries. After they took his contract, he jumped up. Assuming this is true, we all know he can easily overpower the paramedics, who can only spit pills, and are far smaller.

12 Dr Kahl's Robot Dr Kahl's Robot

Honestly one of my favorite bosses in all of video games, and that's saying a lot. When you first begin, you have to deal with three different attacks that fit well together. Dodging them requires skills from parrying to live, and always preparing what attacks will come at you next. After you beat one section, a whole new attack begins. This adds variety, and allows different players to choose which set of attacks they want to deal with first. All this happens at the beggining of the battle, so you don't have too far back to go if you die. Then the second phase begins. It acts as a sort of minigame relax between the two hard phases. It also demands the use of bombs to make it easier, without making it to hard to normal gun him. Then the final phase begins, where Dr. Kahl gets angry and stops playing games. This phase reminds me of the days of Clown Car Bowser, where the car would to crush Mario in the final phase. Dr. Kahl laughs crazily as projectiles flood the screen, some of them ...more

Holy moly this boss is hard but is very fun, as it seem to be inspired by dr eggman and Dr wily and it's the joy of beating him when its all over, it feel beautiful.

Hardest boss in the game, requires a lot of trial and error.

Cranky's Advice: Git good - MrLoser

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13 Captain Brineybeard Captain Brineybeard

He looks like Bluto from Popeye The Sailor meets Sinbad the Sailor. - egnomac

Underrated boss

I love pirates

Who’s the most remarkable extraordinary fellow?

14 The Root Pack The Root Pack
15 Goopy Le Grande

This is the biggest noob trap in the entire game - thunderstar1124

Simple but sweet

Goopy le Grande kill you in the first degree.
Rest In Peace with a boss like me.
Bouncin’ up and down with a cloppity-hop.
I’m a slippery slugger with my boxing gloves.

16 Baroness Von Bon Bon Baroness Von Bon Bon

She has a gun

17 Ribby and Croaks Ribby and Croaks

I think this boss fight is super creative, especially when you get to the second phase. I hope you're feeling lucky!

18 Mr. Wheezy Mr. Wheezy

I love his design.

19 Mugman

The hardest boss in the game

Um mugman is no boss

20 Rumor Honeybottoms Rumor Honeybottoms

I love her! No, not that sort of relationship.

21 Sally Stageplay Sally Stageplay

The second phase with the babies throwing their milk and the rats was a fun addition to make the fight go from another boss to something I honestly found to be really cute. The following weather round and then standing ovation made it feel like I was taking part in a play rather than tearing my hair out over a fight. (I did this right after Dr. Khal's Robot)

Sallys actress vibe she always gives me and her best ship is her and her husband cause its actually canon most unique and advanced design and personality

22 Pip and Dot Pip and Dot

Pip and dot are a wierder creation than king dice and are my 2nd favourite after king dice plus they are pretty easy to deal with. I OFFICIALLY LOVE THEM!

23 Phear Lap Phear Lap
24 Pirouletta Pirouletta
25 Mangosteen

Kinda Boring But Pretty Cute

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Top Remixes (9)

1. Grim Matchstick
2. Captain Brineybeard
3. Wally Warbles
1. King Dice
2. The Devil
3. Cagney Carnation
1. Dr Kahl's Robot
2. Cagney Carnation
3. Beppi The Clown

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