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Yongary is the main antagonist of the 1967 South Korean-Japanese kaiju film Yongary: Monster from the Deep.

A massive bomb explosion in the Middle East awakens a prehistoric reptilian creature, which proceeds to stomp across South Korea in search of food.


Yongary is a brown dinosaur-like creature with a single rhinoceros-like horn on the tip of its snout, glowing yellow eyes, and several rows of dark brown scutes running down its back.

Powers and Abilities

Yongary possesses the following powers and abilities:

  • Enormous size
  • Superhuman strength
  • Fire breath
  • Horn beam


Yongary is killed after being drenched with ammonia, one of its only weaknesses.


  • Yongary was originally envisioned as a single-celled organisim from space that grew to enormous size when exposed to radiation.
  • Despite having the same (albeit with an extra "g") name, Yongary and Yonggary are not the same creature, hence they look nothing alike and have diffrent stats.

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