Top 10 Scariest Animated Villain Characters

It's October and With Halloween less than a week away I thought I would list the scariest villain characters from any animated game or movie. Happy Halloween everyone Bwahahaha

The Top Ten

1 Chernabog (Fantasia) Chernabog (Fantasia) Chernabog is a Disney villain from the 1940s film Fantasia, and in his segment, "A Night on Bald Mountain".

This guy is terrifying - Randomator

Who else? This guy is the definition of scary

2 Maleficent (Sleeping Beauty) Maleficent (Sleeping Beauty)

She's basically a witch can turn into a dragon and she has powerful magic

3 Ursula (Little Mermaid) Ursula (Little Mermaid) Ursula is a fictional character who appears in Walt Disney Pictures' 28th animated feature film The Little Mermaid.

I don't even know what Ursula even is. A sea monster that can talk?

Ursula is queen of the gays, she’s an icon.

4 Dry Bowser (Super Mario Bros.) Dry Bowser (Super Mario Bros.) Dry Bowser is the fossilized version of the main antagonist of the Mario Bros. Franchise, Bowser. He first appeared in New Super Mario Bros. on the Nintendo DS after Bowser had been dumped into the lava and was left with his skeleton. Since then, Dry Bowser has appeared as a villain in games like Super ...read more.

I have to admit he looks like something that could have been in The Walking Dead - Randomator

I personally find him scarier than normal Bowser. He is literally an undead skeleton!

5 Hades (Hercules) Hades (Hercules)

He’s not scary

He's actually quite hilarious for being ruler of the dark underworld - Randomator

He's ruler of the underworld. Do I need to go on

6 The Mysterious Stranger (The Adventures of Mark Twain) The Mysterious Stranger (The Adventures of Mark Twain)

How did I forget him

7 Pennywise (It) Pennywise (It) It (sometimes capitalized as IT), more commonly known as Pennywise the Dancing Clown, is the titular main antagonist of the novel, its 2017 film adaptation and the 1990 TV adaptation. It was portrayed to be a shapeshifting and malevolent entity millions (possibly billions) of years old, and with no ...read more.

He's not animated

He's not animated though.

How did I forget him

8 Ridley (Metriod) Ridley (Metriod) Ridley is a villain from the Metroid series and a character from the Super Smash Bros. series. He's Samus Aran's archenemy and has been fighting her since day one with the first Metroid game in 1986. When Samus was three years old, Ridley murdered her parents in front of her. He is a member of the Space ...read more.

He's a Dino dragon type thing.

9 Ganondorf (Legend of Zelda series) Ganondorf (Legend of Zelda series) Ganon (Referred to as Ganondorf in human form) is a fictional character and the central antagonist of Nintendo's Legend of Zelda series. He is a power-hungry Gerudo who possesses the Triforce of Power and aims to conquer Hyrule with the remaining Triforce parts.

He just looks intimidating

10 The Evil Queen (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs) The Evil Queen (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)

The Contenders

11 The Coachman (Pinnocchio) The Coachman (Pinnocchio)
12 Bowser (Super Mario Bros series) Bowser (Super Mario Bros series) Bowser is the main antagonist of the Mario Bros. Franchise. From kidnapping Princess Peach to simply destroying a fun game between Mario and Friends in the Mario Party spinoff series, this king of the Koopas has set up a certain hatred towards himself amongst the large cast of Mario Characters. He first ...read more.

He's a giant turtle dragon thing enough said

Not scary but he can be if he wanted to - Randomator

13 King Ramses (Courage the Cowardly Dog) King Ramses (Courage the Cowardly Dog)

The scariest cartoon villain ever

There are lots of reasons why king ramses is the scariest villain he looks terifiying and his voices is super scary

He is very scary

He is the only villain that scared me

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14 The Beldam (Coraline)

How is she not in the Top 3?

15 Scar (Lion King) Scar (Lion King) Scar is the main antagonist of Disney's 1994 animated feature film, The Lion King. He was the second son of Ahadi and Uru — who were, at one time, King and Queen of the Pride Lands — the younger brother of Mufasa, and the uncle of Simba.
16 King Boo (Boo) (Luigi's Mansion) King Boo (Boo) (Luigi's Mansion) King Boo is the leader of all the Boos, and the main antagonist in both Luigi's Mansion and Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon.

He's more cute than scary in my opinion - Randomator

Not too scary but he is a ghost so...

Not super scary, but the worst part is that you can’t get rid of him because he’s a ghost. (Unless you had a vacuum LOL)

17 Judge Claude Frollo (Hunchback of Notre Dame) Judge Claude Frollo (Hunchback of Notre Dame)
18 Darth Vader (Star Wars Franchise) Darth Vader (Star Wars Franchise) Darth Vader was the original dark lord for Star Wars. Darth Vader ruled with both fear and aggression. Originally Anakin Skywalker a young Jedi who was then seduced by the dark side of the force by Chancellor Palpatine/Darth Sidious. Vader had his limbs cut off by his jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi leaving ...read more.

Not too scary but he still can be

19 The Broodmother (Dragon Age: Origins)
20 The Greedy (Raggedy Ann and Andy: A Musical Adventure)
21 Shere Khan (The Jungle Book)
22 The Joker (Batman: The Killing Joke)
23 Pitch Black (Rise of the Guardians) Pitch Black (Rise of the Guardians)

For a character in a kid's movie... he's pretty scary. Besides, you sure as hell wouldn't want to meet this guy in real life. Not if you were on the opposition's side.

24 Thumper (A Bug's Life) Thumper (A Bug's Life)
25 Hopper (A Bug's Life) Hopper (A Bug's Life)
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1. Pennywise (It)
2. The Mysterious Stranger (The Adventures of Mark Twain)
3. Chernabog (Fantasia)
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1. Chernabog (Fantasia)
2. Maleficent (Sleeping Beauty)
3. The Evil Queen (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)
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