We knew Doctor Who's Daleks were great monsters, but we had no idea they were the GREATEST monsters. But based on the results of a recent poll, they just owned Star Trek's Borg, Godzilla and even the Aliens from the Alien films!
More than 8,000 sci-fi fans took part in SFX magazine's poll to choose their Favorite Monsters, Supernatural Beings & Fantasy Creatures as part of the mag's 200th issue celebration, and here's how the results played out:
1. The Daleks (Doctor Who) 2. Lorne (Angel) 3. Aliens (the Alien franchise) 4. Death (Discworld) 5. Gollum (The Lord of the Rings) 6. The Shadows (Babylon 5) 7. Gizmo (Gremlins) 8. The Thing (The Thing) 9. Aslan (The Chronicles of Narnia) 10. Predators (the Predator franchise) 11. The Borg (Star Trek) 12. Pilot (Farscape) 13. The Cybermen (Doctor Who) 14. Godzilla (Godzilla) 15. Ludo (Labyrinth) 16. Pinhead (Hellraiser) 17. Nibbler (Futurama) 18. The Great Dragon (Merlin) 19. Frankenstein's monster (Frankenstein) 20. Slimer (Ghostbusters))
What do you think? Did the voters get it right?