Top Ten Best Lord of the Rings and Hobbit Villains

The Top Ten

1 Sauron Sauron Sauron is the title character and main antagonist of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings. Originally a servant of the first Dark Lord, Morgoth. Morgoth was later defeated and Sauron fled. He later came back to Middle Earth and took over as the new Dark Lord by using a Ring of Power. He was later ...read more.

Fool of a Took, putting your life essence in a ring

Sauoron is the boss o all bad guys.2 he is the most powerful villain ever

2 The Witch King of Angmar

Beaten by a girl

I WANNA BE HIM! - ilar9118

Coolest mask ever. Better looking than sauron’s, and he actually does something in lotr.

Not necessarily the most powerful, but definitely the coolest. His mask alone strikes fear into the hearts of gondorians and Americans alike. Currently making a cosplay of him, though he is 7’1” and I’m 5’6”, so #drywallstilts

3 Saruman Saruman Saruman the White is a fictional character and a major antagonist in J. R. R. Tolkien's fantasy novel The Lord of the Rings.

Saruman was quite a great villain. He is more awesome than Sauron

He is epic was completely at all times

4 Smaug Smaug Smaug is a fictional character and the primary antagonist in J. R. R. Tolkien's 1937 novel The Hobbit.

I awoke to kill

No way is Azog or Bolg better than this dragon. - IronSabbathPriest

Smaug Is Everything You Need From An Onscreen Villian

5 Balrog

Before dying kill you

6 Barrow Wight
7 Mouth Of Sauron

"His name was written in no tale, for he himself had forgotten it"
-As described in the Return of the King novel. - IronSabbathPriest

Um...its just an ugly mouth

8 Azog Azog

Fight like a man beast

He was the best no doubt. - opinionated4

Gothmog would rek him. - IronSabbathPriest

9 Mumakil Mahud

He's the greatest even though he had thirty second of screen timeq

10 Khamul

He leaves on one of the first true

The Contenders

11 Lurtz
12 Gothmog
13 Gollum Gollum Gollum is a fictional character from J. R. R. Tolkien's legendarium. He was introduced in the 1937 children's fantasy novel The Hobbit, and became an important supporting character in its sequel, The Lord of the Rings.
14 Bolg

An orc so fierce and tough that he can make the seemingly invincible Legolas bleed. As the main villain from the hobbit book during the battle of the five armies, Bolg deserves a high ranking on this list.

15 Morgoth Morgoth
16 The Nazgul
17 Great Goblin
18 Yazneg
19 Corsairs of Umbar
20 Grima Wormtounge
21 Fimbul
22 Shagrat
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