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Anguirus is the main antagonist of the 1955 Japanese kaiju film Godzilla Raids Again and a protagonist of later films.

Anguirus is a mutated ankylosaur that fought Godzilla in Osaka, Japan. Although this one was killed, another individual appeared to assist Godzilla in 1968.

Appearance

Anguirus resembles a large gray quadrupedal dinosaur with crocodilian scales, sharp teeth, a horn on his nose, a long spiky tail, and a shell covered in spikes on his back.

Powers and Abilities

Anguirus possesses the following powers and abilities:

  • Powerful jaws
  • Enormous size
  • Near-invulnerability
  • Spiky carapace
  • Ability to roll into a ball

Fate

Anguirus is eventually burned alive by Godzilla's radioactive breath.

Trivia

  • Anguirus was the first monster to ever fight Godzilla.

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