Many comedian ebook characters are recognized for his or her shape-shifting skills, however few have the identical creativity as Beast Boy of the Teen Titans. All through the character’s historical past, Beast Boy has utilized his animal transformations in jaw-dropping style, often showcasing his energy. Launched in Doom Patrol #99 by Arnold Drake and Bob Brown, through the years totally different creators have taken the character and his ability set to unimaginable heights – generally actually.
Beast Boy has been proven to effortlessly change his physique composition in seconds, morphing into creatures as massive as a blue whale or as formless as a jellyfish. He has even turn out to be swarms of fireflies, barnacles, and micro organism. Over time, Beast Boy has turn out to be probably the most highly effective characters in fiction. Beneath are ten of his strongest transformations, ranked.
10 The Inexperienced Werebeast
In Teen Titans episode #35, “The Beast Inside,” following a battle with Adonis, Beast Boy is roofed with unknown chemical compounds and begins to behave unusually. He loses his humorousness, and turns into aggressive – and in a really uncharacteristic transfer, the animal-loving vegan begins to eat meat. The chemical compounds Beast Boy got here involved with altered his thoughts and physique, turning him right into a rampaging werewolf, out for violence. In his Werebeast kind, Beast Boy has enhanced velocity, power, and senses. What makes the Werebeast such a risk is his ferocity and rage, which Beast Boy makes use of to pummel Adonis till he’s unconscious.
9 Demon Boy
Beast Boy has endured numerous adventures and missions with the Teen Titans. He has traveled throughout the DC multiverse, preventing threats throughout totally different dimensions, and even traveled to Hell. Within the Justice League vs Teen Titans animated film, the Titans journey to Hell to cease Raven’s father, Trigon, and seal him again inside her. With each new realm of the underworld they cross by means of, Beast Boy’s physique adapts to the demon species that occupies it; at one level he forcibly morphs into the very demon the workforce is battling. As a demon himself, Beast Boy effortlessly tears aside the opposing demonic beast, permitting the workforce to proceed.
8 Tyrannosaurus Rex Boy
Considered one of Beast Boy’s most iconic, highly effective, and menacing transformations is his inexperienced Tyrannosaurus Rex kind. We have been launched to the true may of this prehistoric beast in Titans Burning Rage #6 – written by Dan Jurgens – which featured Beast Boy changing into a mind-controlled dinosaur. Mento took management of Beast Boy’s thoughts, making him suppose that the Teen Titans have been all useless. It took the mixed efforts of the Teen Titans, together with Dove and Hawk, to lastly knock Beast Boy out. On this kind, he may smash buildings, chew by means of metal, and shatter the bottom beneath his toes. For Tyrannosaurus Rex Beast Boy to finally are available in so low on this rating is a testomony to the ferocity and energy of the kinds he has achieved through the years.
7 Large Gargoyle Boy
Thoughts management is tough to fight, particularly when the individual being managed can shapeshift into any beast he can think about. In Teen Titans #19 – by Benjamin Percy, Scot Eaton, and Wayne Faucher – Beast Boy turns into almost unstoppable when his thoughts is taken over by the nefarious Puppeteer. Beneath Puppeteer’s management, he battles with Damien Wayne and his Gargoyle, Goliath. Fortunately, by means of Will and Damien’s phrases, Beast Boy was in a position to break freed from the Puppeteer’s management – however not earlier than Beast Boy was in a position to defeat Damien and battle his pet out of the sky in an epic Gargoyle face-off.
6 Lion/Dino Hybrid Boy
Within the high-stakes problem – Justice League: No Justice #2 by Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, and Joshua Williamson – whereas on a mission, Beast Boy is made to seem like a nuisance within the eyes of Deathstroke, when he states, “because of this the Teen Titans ought to by no means be allowed on the grownup’s desk.” Lobo pulls Beast Boy apart, telling him to let free and turn out to be the craziest beast he can think about. Beast Boy turns right into a Lion/Dino hybrid and makes use of this intimidating kind to tear by means of a robotic military. This manner gained him the respect of Lobo, Lex Luthor, and even Batman
Beast Boy goes all out to save lots of the day in Titans Burning Rage #5 – by Dan Jergens, Scott Eaton, Wayne Faucher, and Hello-Fi Design – when the villain Mento wreaks havoc among the many streets of San Francisco. Mento’s reign of chaos hits its peak when the villain detonates an explosive on the base of ‘Dayto Industries’ headquarters, and because of this, Beast Boy transforms right into a Kaiju to help the skyscraper from falling, saving the town as solely somebody along with his distinctive skills can. His sheer dimension alone, and the toll that this transformation takes on his physique, showcase simply how highly effective he’s.
4 Beastly Monster Boy
Teen Titan’s Go showcases the unique workforce, however they stretch the boundaries in a approach the earlier Teen Titans sequence didn’t. Such embody cameos of the Justice League, totally different dimensional variations of themselves, and even breaking the fourth wall. Within the episode, “House Home – Half 2,” Beast Boy turns into obsessive about the Inexperienced Lantern Energy Ring. Beast Boy places on the ring and turns into a Dragon/Rabit/Dino hybrid with the powers of a Inexperienced Lantern. Whereas his creativeness may solely conjure a Tater Tot, nonetheless it took the mixed efforts of Zatana, Robin, Raven, and Inexperienced Lantern to cease him.
Within the Titans Tomorrow run, Beast Boy was as a substitute generally known as Animal Man. Animal Man solely remodeled into legendary creatures, similar to Hob Goblins, Gargoyles, Centaurs, and even a Phoenix. Together with his skill to repeat not solely an animal’s look but in addition their skills, Animal Man was in a position to engulf his complete Phoenix transformation in flames, making him not solely a shocking visible show but in addition a significant risk. He additionally may develop in dimension, and fly like a legendary phoenix. Whereas not depicted in Titans Tomorrow, if Beast Boy/Animal Man may very well be reborn on this kind, the phoenix would turn out to be the character’s strongest transformation by far.
Within the Darkish Knights of Metal alternate timeline, there are three kingdoms getting ready to struggle. This universe’s Batman is in hiding, whereas he recovers from an assault and a surprising betrayal. Whereas on the farm of the El, Batman realizes he’s not the one unlucky soul to be taken in by his rescuers. Alongside his aspect are magical kids known as the Titans. In Darkish Knights of Metal #7 – by Tom Taylor and Nathan Gooden – Batman groups up with the Titans, and readers are launched to one among Beast Boys’ mightiest transformations but, a fire-breathing dragon, whom Batman rides into battle upon.
Beast Boy’s most up-to-date transformation makes his complete arsenal of the animal kingdom pale as compared. His Garro transformation is his strongest to this point. Nonetheless, this kind is ever too highly effective for Beast Boy to regulate. He loses his senses whereas in his copy of the Necrostar Starro kind, and turns into a world conqueror within the course of. Within the upcoming Titans: Beast World #2 – by Tom Taylor and Ivan Reis – readers will see if the Teen Titans are even able to bringing again their buddy, or if he’s too highly effective for them to cope with as effectively.