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Famous Villains Quiz

Name these famous villains - real and fictional.
Quiz idea: olebiatch
Last updated: August 26, 2017
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Clue
Villain
Gotham City's public enemy #1
The Joker
He vants to suck your blood
Dracula
He'll eat your liver with some fava beans
and a nice chianti
Hannibal Lecter
Obsessed with killing Bart Simpson
Sideshow Bob
Wall Street tycoon who says
greed is good
Gordon Gekko
He haunts the dreams
of the children on Elm Street
Freddy Krueger
Supposedly fiddled while Rome burned
Nero
Terrorist leader in the G.I. Joe universe
Cobra Commander
She kidnapped dalmatians for their fur
Cruella De Vil
Serial killer in Victorian London
Jack the Ripper
She had Nancy Kerrigan knee-capped
Tonya Harding
Planned to blow up parliament in 1605
Guy Fawkes
Clue
Villain
Fallen angel and God's enemy
The Devil
He wants to control the Triforce
Ganon
Rihanna's abusive ex-boyfriend
Chris Brown
Leader of the Nazis
Adolf Hitler
Biblical giant who battled David
Goliath
Agent that keeps order in
"The Matrix"
Agent Smith
Blunt "American Idol" judge
Simon Cowell
He tried to steal Christmas
The Grinch
Enemy of the ninja turtles
Shredder
The T-1000 or other robotic killers
Terminator
Slug-like gangster
who enslaves Princess Leia
Jabba The Hutt
Korean Bond villain who kills
by throwing a hat
Oddjob
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level 57
Aug 10, 2012
I love how Chris Brown is seen as a villain, alongside REAL villains like Hitler and Jack the Ripper
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level 66
Sep 19, 2014
And "real" villains like Cobra Commander and Sideshow Bob? :P
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level 17
Apr 14, 2015
what about plankton from Spongebob Squarepants he is a villian
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level 39
Apr 14, 2015
Or Simon Cowell..
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level 41
Apr 11, 2018
The Simon Cowell one is the real kicker...He is a villain in that he hurt the feelings of wannabe starlets by being brutally honest with them on a game show...C'mon...insensitive maybe, but not villainous.
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level 49
Apr 15, 2018
Agreed. One mistake in a heated argument, and he's labeled a villian for the rest of his life. It wasn't premeditated, and he hasn't done anything else since. Yet, he's listed alongside The Devil and Hitler. I wouldn't have such a problem with Chris Borwn and Simon Cowell if the list included more nonfictional, non-serial killers or non-terrorists.
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level 43
Aug 25, 2018
Hitler was (and is) not villain for everyone, so I think it should not be in this list
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level 21
Aug 26, 2018
Hitler is a villain to any rational and ethical person who knows who he is and what hes done. Just because he didnt specifically hurt you doesn't change this. Jack only killed prostitutes yet he is still a serial killer and villain.
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level 45
Aug 15, 2012
FowlChr: "Villain- a cruelly malicious person who is involved in or devoted to wickedness or crime; scoundrel". Pretty sure Chris Brown ticked the "cruel", "involved in" and "crime" boxes, regardless of whether he is considered to be reformed. And I find it very interesting that his inclusion is more controversial to you than Simon Cowell or Guy Fawkes (not suggesting they shouldn't be there of course).
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level 66
Nov 3, 2014
What's so great about Guy Fawkes? He attempted to blow up the English Parliament building.
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level 44
Aug 31, 2015
You answered your own question...
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level 20
Aug 15, 2012
I think you should accept "Count Dracula"
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level 32
Aug 15, 2012
I thought that people love Guy Fawkes (see Anonymous... hahaha.) even thought he was technicially a terrorist (or revolutionary?).
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level 66
Sep 19, 2014
There are people who love Guy Fawkes. And there are people who love Adolf Hitler. And people who love the US Government. Some people love wierd things, man. :D And, to be clear, I'm not likening Guy Fawkes to Adolf Hitler to the US Government except to say they are "wierd things" that some people love. Different kinds of wierd all three. :D
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level 75
Jun 3, 2015
I think we celebrate more that he didn't succeed than the fact that he tried... though there are probably a few people who still would support him. His old school refuses to celebrate Bonfire Night, apparently.
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level 65
Feb 14, 2017
He was probably one of the few people to enter the Houses of Parliament with true intentions
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level 13
Aug 15, 2012
Only 96% got Hitler but 97% got Dracula? That's pretty bad
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level 68
Aug 15, 2012
how about just accepting cobra?
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level ∞
Aug 21, 2012
Okay
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level 22
Aug 15, 2012
cant believe i missed the devil... *face palm*
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level 14
Apr 17, 2018
*shakes head disapprovingly*
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level 80
Aug 15, 2012
Never heard of Ganon or the Triforce.
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level 31
Aug 15, 2012
From The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
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level 32
Aug 16, 2012
Actually he's pretty much from all of the "Legend of Zelda" games
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level 45
Apr 11, 2018
Not Ocarina of Time though. That’s Ganondorf.
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level 67
Apr 11, 2018
*Spoiler alert for a 20+ year old game* * * * * Ganondorf becomes Ganon at the end of the game.
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level 32
Aug 16, 2012
Awesome and fun quiz
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level 22
Aug 27, 2012
for sideshow bob, i put slideshow bob
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level 52
Apr 11, 2018
The horror... THE HORROR...
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level 22
Aug 28, 2012
Chris Brown, hahahahahaha.
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level 30
Feb 20, 2013
You should accept Random Task for the Bond villain. j/k
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level 40
May 17, 2013
wouldnt accept Count Dracula
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level ∞
May 20, 2013
Fixed
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level 8
Jun 17, 2013
Chris Brown lol
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level 12
Aug 12, 2013
lmfao chris brown
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level 43
Sep 12, 2013
Good quiz. Got 20 out of 24.
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level 44
Aug 22, 2014
I'd like to see Springheel Jack and Whitechapel Ripper for "Serial killer in Victorian London" he was know by those names as well as Jack the Ripper.
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level 35
Sep 19, 2014
As rewarding as it was to see Chris Brown listed between Hitler and Ganon, it was just a little weird.
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level 21
Feb 6, 2015
u should also accept cruella de ville as a spelling. i couldnt get it because i didnt spell her name like you did
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level 74
Aug 25, 2017
Cruella is accepted now.
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level 40
Apr 14, 2015
Who throws a shoe?
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level 43
Apr 14, 2015
Not a great quiz in my opinion due to mixing fictional and real-life villains. I'm not the kind to say it is 'too soon' to bring up anything from the Holocaust, but I ALSO think a list that includes Cruella De Vil and Sideshow Bob on the same level of villainy of Adolf Hitler is kind of insulting to the millions whose' deaths he is responsible for, and it isn't even just the Holocaust (11 million human beings were murdered by Hitler's Nazis, made up of 6 million Jews and 5 million others including political prisoners, homosexuals, gypsies, ethnic Poles, and Soviet POWs), as Hitler started World War II by choice and an estimated 60+ million people were killed. So again, this isn't a big deal, BUT it would he better and more respectful if Hitler was removed from this list, because being portrayed at a level of villainy equal to that of the Grinch and Gordon Gekko was a mistake and you should correct it as quickly as possible.
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level 74
Apr 14, 2015
Not a great comment in my opinion.
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level 74
Apr 14, 2015
I understand your feelings, Hdny42, but it's not as though Hitler was the only true villain on the list. Sure there are some pretty mild names on the list, but there are also more real villains there, too - Jack the Ripper wasn't exactly on the same level as Cowell or the grinch, either. If Hitler had been the only one among the fluff, you'd have a good point. But one could sort of rank the level of infamy of all these people and characters, and looking at it from that perspective Hitler wouldn't be so far removed from others on the list. I enjoyed the quiz.
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level 54
Apr 14, 2015
Real life is rarely so clear cut in terms of good and evil compared to fiction. There are other choices for historic villains (at least to the western world, or whoever "won" whichever war they caused etc.), but fictional ones are less ambiguous and likely better known.
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level 79
Apr 14, 2015
I don't feel the need to compare the levels of villainy between the villains included exactly because they are so incomparable. There's no way anybody in their right mind starts to compare Hitler to Cowell to Sideshow Bob to Jack the Ripper to Tonya Harding. Yet, they all fit under "villain".
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level 68
Apr 16, 2015
We better never mention Adolf anywhere because it might be offensive.
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level 67
Apr 11, 2018
Nothing anywhere in this list says that these characters are at comparable level, merely that they're all villains.
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level 75
Apr 11, 2018
So you're saying that this quiz needs more maniacal despots who killed millions?
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level 67
Apr 14, 2015
Serpentor for terrorist leader in the G.I. Joe universe? Or is he seen as a revolutionary these days? Public opinion is so convoluted.
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level 48
Apr 14, 2015
I put Dr. Doofenshmirtz for the trifoce...
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level 55
May 7, 2015
hahaha
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level 56
Apr 15, 2015
slight inconsistency...you accept just surname for Harding but not for brown
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level 7
Apr 15, 2015
I cannot believe that Ganondorf was the least guessed
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level 53
Apr 15, 2015
Should've added Stalin and Pol Pot
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level 44
May 18, 2015
I knew Fawkes and Cowell, just couldn't remember how they were spelled.
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level 58
Aug 11, 2016
I can never remember Sideshow Bob. In German he is called Tingeltangel Bob.
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level 67
Dec 19, 2016
Just out of idle curiosity...Is there a reason why "Hitler", "Bob", "Lecter", "Gekko", "DeVil", "Harding" and "Fawkes" are all correct answers but "Brown" is not?
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level 71
Jul 11, 2017
Hutt should also be added as a type-in...
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level 41
Apr 16, 2018
"Hutt" is Jabba's species.
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level 46
Jan 18, 2017
Where's Trump?
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level 75
May 14, 2017
Probably out golfing.
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level 67
Jan 11, 2018
He's busy saving Western civilization
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level 67
Apr 11, 2018
Netflix should give you a comedy special.
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level 66
Apr 11, 2018
That was my first guess for the Wall Street villain.
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level 74
Aug 25, 2017
No Prince Humperdinck or Count Rugen? I'm shocked!
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level 76
Apr 12, 2018
One could say it's inconceivable!
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level 48
Feb 15, 2018
In at least both the Christian and Judaism mythologies, the fallen archangel has the name "Samael" (also sometimes spelled Sammael). Please add this as an acceptable answer since it is what he was literally called as an angel (before the fall).
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level 65
Apr 11, 2018
For "Enemy of the ninja turtles" please accept Krang (and whichever other villains you didn't include) or make the clue more specific. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krang http://villains.wikia.com/wiki/Category:TMNT_Villains
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level 67
Apr 11, 2018
In the grand tradition of Jetpunk nitpicking there were lots of individuals involved in the planning to blow up Parliament. Fawkes was just the one who was going to take the final step. Just imagine, a world so backward that someone wanted to kill hundreds of people with an IUD in the name of religion.
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level 74
Apr 11, 2018
Unless you're referring to a religious terrorist who implants women with birth control devices against their will, I'm guessing you meant IED?
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level 65
Apr 11, 2018
Maybe also accept Krang for Shredder since he is Shredders mentor/leader. And since it only says "enemy" also accept BeBop and RockSteady?
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level 67
Apr 11, 2018
Why? It's obvious that the primary villain should be guessed first.
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level 52
Apr 11, 2018
Yes, Guy Fawkes did try to blow up the English Parliament for religious reasons. It was a protest at the discrimination by the monarchs and Parliament against Catholics.
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level 61
Apr 11, 2018
Surprised to see less than 50% for Agent Smith, given the popularity of the Matrix films. But eh, look at who's talking, I didn't do too well myself. But I did get two answers for typing “devil”, so that's nice.
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level 75
Apr 11, 2018
All I could think of was "Mr. Anderson", which of course was how he referred to Neo.
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level 57
Apr 11, 2018
Nero wasn't in even in Rome during the fire. What he didn't do was bother to rebuild any of the areas that were destroyed, but then he built himself a huge palace amidst the devastated areas.
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level 53
Apr 12, 2018
What about Lord Voldemort???
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level 32
Apr 12, 2018
Sideshow Bob is more well known than Nero. Hmmmm