STEGOSAURUS

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Stegosaurus '25

AKA: Stegosaur; Species: Stegosaurus armatus; Type: Prehistoric
Length: 30 ft (9 m, est); Weight: 5 tons (est)
Attributes: Thagomizer, armored plates
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Land Speed: Slow
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: None
Film: The Lost World (1925)
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Additional Data:
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Live Science
Description: A simple-minded vegetarian, the Stegosaurus is typically quite docile until provoked, when it becomes quite dangerous with its wildly swinging thagomizer (spiked tail).

Reviews:
Black Hole Reviews
1,000 Misspent Hours
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Stegosaurus '33

Species: Stegosaurus armatus; Type: Prehistoric
Length: 30 ft (9 m, est); Weight: 5 tons (est)
Attributes: Thagomizer, armored plates
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Land Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Humanity
Film: King Kong (1933)
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Additional Data:
Live Science
Description: After landing on Skull Island, one of the first things the Americans did was gun down one of these endangered creatures without pity.
Review:
1,000 Misspent Hours
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Stegosaurus '55

Species: Stegosaurus armatus; Type: Prehistoric
Length: 30 ft (9 m, est); Weight: 5 tons (est)
Attributes: Thagomizer, armored plates
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Land Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Ceratosaurus
Film: Journey to the Beginning of Time (Cesta do Pravěku, 1955)
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Additional Data:
Live Science
Description: This Stegosaurus didn't survive her encounter with a Ceratosaurus, but did not go gently into that long goodnight.
Review:
Midnight Only
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Stegosaurus '56

Species: Stegosaurus armatus; Type: Prehistoric
Length: 30 ft (9 m, est); Weight: 5 tons (est)
Attributes: Thagomizer, armored plates
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Land Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: None
Film: The Animal World (1956)
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Additional Data:
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Description: Stegosaurs are generally content to spend their days eating; they are usually not dangerous unless approached too closely.
Review:
Unseen Films
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Stegosaurus '77

Species: Stegosaurus armatus; Type: Prehistoric
Length: 30 ft (9 m, est); Weight: 5 tons (est)
Attributes: Thagomizer, armored plates
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Land Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: None
Film: The People that Time Forgot (1977)
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Additional Data:
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Live Science
Description: This Stegosaurus proved to be of friendly disposition, and for once humans managed to restrain their urge to butcher it, and they left the creature unmolested.

Reviews:
Cool Ass Cinema
1,000 Misspent Hours
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Stegosaurus '78

Species: Stegosaurus armatus; Type: Alien
Length: 30 ft (9 m, est); Weight: 5 tons (est)
Attributes: Thagomizer, armored plates
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Land Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Tyrannosaurus Rex
Film: Planet of Dinosaurs (1978)
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Additional Data:
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Live Science
Description: On a far-off planet full of dinosaurs, this Stegosaurus was seen fighting valiantly for its life against a ferocious Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Reviews:
Cool Ass Cinema
Million Monkey Theater
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Stegosaurus '97

Species: Stegosaurus stenops; Type: Prehistoric
Length: 25 ft (7.6 m); Weight: 6 tons
Abilities: Thagomizer, armored plates
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Land Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: Stegosaurs; Enemies: None
Film: The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
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Additional Data:
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Description: A herd of genetically modified Stegosaurs were sighted on a small island off the coast of Costa Rica in 1997, drinking from the river.
Review:
Roger Ebert
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Stegosaurus '15

Species: Stegosaurus armatus; Type: Prehistoric
Length: 30 ft (9 m, est); Weight: 5 tons (est)
Attributes: Thagomizer, armored plates
Powers: None revealed
Intelligence: Animal; Land Speed: Moderate
Kaiju Level: Zero (lightweight); Weakness(es): None revealed
Allies: None; Enemies: Indominus Rex
Film: Jurassic World (2015)
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Additional Data:
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Description: One of the living attractions of the Jurassic World theme park, the Stegosaurus was kindhearted enough not to smash the gyrospheres into tiny pieces with its thagomizer.
Review:
Roger Ebert

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