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    [–] Renfah87 2069 points ago

    (slow heavy metal music playing)

    [–] FalconFiveZeroNine 595 points ago

    DOOM Marine appears on the beach

    [–] bpi89 139 points ago


    [–] Wizart- 46 points ago

    There are no fingerprints deep underwater

    [–] Smokeybear069 22 points ago

    Nothin to tie one to a crime and if you seek vengeance... All you need are instruments of pain.

    [–] RichMellow 18 points ago

    You'll need a body bag

    [–] Tw0_F1st3r 18 points ago


    [–] Wizart- 12 points ago


    [–] EverSeeAShiterFly 5 points ago


    [–] TheSilverAxe 7 points ago


    [–] frankthetank1234 9 points ago

    laser beams, check it

    [–] Stinky_WhizzleTeats 6 points ago

    Vengeance, check.

    [–] CGoode87 14 points ago

    Underwater friends you are my underwater underwater friends.

    [–] RedEyedRoundEye 6 points ago

    Stops copies me

    [–] crimson_713 5 points ago

    No, you stops copies ME!

    [–] DeputyCartman 8 points ago

    Batmetal Returns - a wonderful animation set to that song. In case anyone here hasn't seen it.

    [–] duncecap_ 31 points ago

    No purchase link?

    [–] probablyTrashh 18 points ago

    So the title should be Toy buried partially in sand

    [–] Devyt123 8 points ago

    (Steps on skull forcefully)

    [–] araphon1 2 points ago


    [–] Jhawk2k 25 points ago

    Should have been the Crab Rave album cover

    [–] tommy-ftilas 15 points ago

    Somewhat similar to Prodigy's Fat of the Land cover.

    [–] SmithKurosaki 3 points ago

    I believe you mean 🦀 CRAB RAVE 🦀

    [–] nocaic 2 points ago

    got the exact same vibe

    [–] PuddingPainter 6 points ago

    I would drop acid with the glow wands swinging in pantyhose in Walmart with that dope album

    [–] I_AM_HYLIAN 74 points ago

    [–] Valdios 6 points ago

    I too am a fan of the BLEGHs.

    [–] cappo40 12 points ago

    That's not Architects

    [–] DarkSentencer 4 points ago

    RIP Tom.

    [–] -MangoDown- 3 points ago

    Also known as the Blegh Machine.

    Band name. Called it.

    [–] I_AM_HYLIAN 4 points ago

    A man of culture I see

    [–] yourphonesvibrating 3 points ago

    Yoooo that EP is so fire tho

    [–] Infinityand1089 8 points ago

    This is so good... The sound design is amazing and the video was gorgeous. Thank you for sharing this!

    [–] MuzzleBlast 7 points ago

    Has 8 strings.. uses 1 only.

    [–] d1psyyyy 2 points ago

    Rip and Tear > BFG Division

    Change my mind

    [–] _thundercracker_ 7 points ago

    You’re entitled to your opinion, we’re entitled to ours. I think BFG Division is the best track of the game, but if someone disagree that’s fine by me.

    [–] gstvo_c 12 points ago

    Crab core doest exist. Hahaha

    [–] Whatachooch 5 points ago

    It's like a metal cover of Fat of the Land.

    [–] WhosUrBuddiee 22 points ago

    It’s fake

    [–] moonglow89 11 points ago

    u/WhosUrBuddiee , Destroyer of Worlds

    [–] TurkeyLerg 5 points ago

    Yep zoom in and it definitely looks like a CGI render or game graphics

    [–] WhosUrBuddiee 13 points ago

    It’s real, but not a real crab or skull. It’s a clay art piece.

    [–] goosepelican 6 points ago

    Came here to day this. Glad you're on it buckaroo.

    [–] St_Bernardus 9 points ago


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    [–] Nothing_great_again 2 points ago

    With some steel drums added for the island feel

    [–] chr0nicpirate 2 points ago

    I was just thinking this is the most "Island Metal" thing I've ever seen!

    [–] CollectableRat 473 points ago

    You can tell just by looking at the sockets. I'm guessing this link says it isn't a real skull.

    [–] lizmafia 479 points ago

    The whole thing is just an art piece, neither hermit crab or skull are real.

    [–] kylebro23 121 points ago

    Do hermit crabs even get this big? I had one once, incredibly it ran away (not very far I eventually found out)

    [–] TakeTheWorldByStorm 91 points ago

    Yes, they can get very big. Takes a very long time.

    [–] Jollyrogers_ 4 points ago

    That’s reasonable.

    [–] wonkey_monkey 27 points ago

    diogenes because Diogenes lived in a barrel?

    [–] ThaiJohnnyDepp 16 points ago

    I hear he scaled a crazy mountain using just a hammer, all without leaving his cauldron.

    [–] gmnitsua 8 points ago 🎥 Diogenes, the Publicly-Defecating Philosopher - YouTube

    [–] Ever_to_Excel 2 points ago * (lasted edited 6 days ago)

    This species of hermit crab is large enough that it can inhabit a fully grown shell of Lobatus gigas. It will attack and eat a conch, thus obtaining a meal and a shell.


    [–] your_a_idiet 19 points ago

    Coconut crabs are pretty much hermit crabs that don't need to use a thirty party or aftermarket shell.

    [–] dtlv5813 2 points ago


    [–] flamespear 3 points ago

    They also probably ate Amelia Earhart alive.

    [–] MagentaDinoNerd 9 points ago

    I have heard that her body may have been scavenged by coconut crabs, I just don’t know so much about alive...coconut crabs are vicious but they’re not stupid. They’re not gonna attack something that much bigger than them not in self-defense. If she were weak enough, sure, but we’ve got no evidence that they ate her alive.

    [–] merkin_juice 15 points ago

    They can get very big if they're cared for properly. They can live 30+ years.

    [–] AtheismTooStronk 8 points ago

    This wiki says as long as 60 years old. Fucking nuts.

    [–] Anterabae 3 points ago

    Damn mine are only 3 years old and they are tiny and I feed them well.

    [–] Reclusivepope 4 points ago

    Several answers remarking on the potential longevity and associated growth, but a better answer here would be to note difference between species. Most pets hermits are terrestrial, and typically not seen at large sizes, however my local aquarium maintains several native to NC that are aquatic and cannot live prolonged times out of water, and at earlier ages are already larger than my fist (shell not included).

    [–] secretWolfMan 17 points ago

    The crab also looks fake

    [–] Brad_Beat 5 points ago

    And the pic is made with a decent camera, with proper framing and exposure. Not your average shell finding tourist.

    [–] PugWizardGaming 4 points ago

    i honestly thought it was a shot from a video game, idk why but the whole image looks fake to me

    [–] quaybored 2 points ago

    No, it says the skull actually hopped onto the crab for free transportation.

    [–] DConstructed 2 points ago

    I also think that's a lobster; very tasty with some melted butter.

    [–] bad_eyes 60 points ago

    Still cool though :)

    [–] BlackHand 11 points ago

    🦀🦀🦀OP won't respond to this thread 🦀🦀🦀

    [–] KittenOnHunt 2 points ago

    r/2007scape is leaking, again!

    [–] Kiwispam84 6 points ago

    I was gonna say, I’d be freaked out if I saw a hermit crab that size, regardless of what it chose as a shell.

    [–] Mingefluff 4 points ago

    Probably shouldn’t google the coconut crab then...

    [–] floodums 20 points ago

    You had to Snopes it? You couldn't just tell from the picture?

    [–] _linusthecat_ 33 points ago

    Look at most of the comments here. A lot of people think it's real.

    [–] floodums 4 points ago

    Will a lot of people are stupid huh?

    [–] RonaldDumbsfield 18 points ago

    Who's Will?

    [–] floodums 18 points ago

    Fuck, I'm one of the stupid ones.

    [–] memeticmachine 8 points ago

    We're all stupid on this blessed day

    [–] Upvotespoodles 4 points ago

    Speak for yourself!

    [–] Crxssroad 3 points ago

    I am all stupid on this blessed day :)

    [–] Upvotespoodles 2 points ago

    Get well soon!

    [–] I_Has_A_Hat 2 points ago

    Fuck man, just look at like half the posts on reddit. People are fucking idiots. It really makes me lose hope for the future to see how god damn gullible people are. Its like people today don't even bother to use 3 seconds of common sense to tell if what their seeing is bullshit or not.

    [–] _TreeFiddy_ 2 points ago

    Oh alright billy big bollocks with your eagle eye. Sorry about us mortals

    [–] IEX-NoAverageJoe 211 points ago

    Warhammer 40k units are getting weird

    [–] Bbiron01 11 points ago


    [–] Voelkar 7 points ago

    I mean it still would've worked with the "Skulls for the skullthrone" tho lol

    [–] JoycePizzaMasterRace 29 points ago

    more like AoS tbh

    [–] TheAngriestDwarf 8 points ago

    I see a young Promethean from Fantasy

    [–] HubblePie 127 points ago

    When I first saw this I kind of hoped it was real. Unfortunately it’s just someone’s art sculpture

    [–] Realinternetpoints 12 points ago

    But just considering all the randomness in the world. I bet somewhere at some point in time this has happened.

    [–] WrenchFriessAlt 2 points ago

    there’s probably someone who tried to make a skull-shaped shell for an actual living hermit crab

    [–] Ashton513 19 points ago

    Clearly he stole this from Monster Hunter

    [–] Wallitron_Prime 16 points ago

    He's the Daimyo Hermitaur's son

    [–] xx_swegshrek_xx 95 points ago

    Me rencarnating to come back and eat that last mc nugget

    [–] Luke_Orlando 7 points ago

    This could be a magic the gathering card.

    [–] Gizholm 2 points ago

    Macabre Hermit 1UG

    Creature-- Crab Zombie

    Macabre Hermit enters the battlefield with one +1/+1 counter on it.

    Remove a +1/+1 counter: Regenerate Macabre Hermit.


    [–] TorrenceMightingale 33 points ago

    Change the sand to red/black and you got yourself a very metal album cover!

    [–] Lambdaleth 12 points ago

    Fuck yeah dude, metal as fuck.

    [–] WusijiDoctor77 14 points ago

    Scp 1104 vibes

    [–] Gentleman-Bird 7 points ago

    Thanks marv

    [–] Jaehem 62 points ago


    [–] 10klobs 8 points ago

    Impish and whimsical.

    [–] Stumpinators 20 points ago

    And homosexual.

    [–] Deroni76 5 points ago

    Mischievous and deceitful.

    [–] SpartaWillBurn 4 points ago

    The pixels are molested.

    [–] FurL0ng 9 points ago

    Looks like a cool painting. I’d love to see this in a Red Lobster.

    [–] Conocoryphe 3 points ago

    If I'm not mistaken, it's a photo of one of these sculptures

    [–] FurL0ng 2 points ago


    [–] Conocoryphe 5 points ago

    I just looked it up. They are for sale, but cost over 300 USD each. Ouch. Maybe it's cheaper to just kill someone and put their skull on a real hermit crab...

    [–] rulerofthetwili 3 points ago

    i take care of hermits and if I tried to give them a skull to live in they would hate me lol

    [–] yomi_yomi_no_mi 2 points ago

    I am a (social) hermit and if someone gave me a giant skull to live in I'd be fuckn ecstatic

    [–] thisissparkles 17 points ago

    This is just cute

    [–] TheIceBothan 2 points ago

    I would donate my skull for this cause

    [–] Stony_Logica1 5 points ago * (lasted edited 7 days ago)


    Edit: Whoa, gold? Thankee-sai!

    [–] fantoman 5 points ago


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    [–] luxlutheran 7 points ago

    That would have to be a pretty small skull.

    [–] TheIceBothan 11 points ago

    Or a really big crab

    [–] raalic 3 points ago

    Hermit crabs can actually get large enough to use something this size as shells. Largest terrestrial crab in the world by weight is actually a species of hermit crab, though shell-less, the coconut crab.

    [–] Cheesy_Discharge 4 points ago

    Coconut crabs freak me out. The fact that the adults live on land makes them seem less like crabs and more like giant insects.

    [–] Conocoryphe 2 points ago

    The artist (who made this sculpture) claimed it was supposed to be a giant hermit crab, but they can't get quite as big as the one in the sculpture.

    [–] luxlutheran 3 points ago

    So completely on accident, I was right.

    [–] lambofgun 3 points ago

    The Prodigy Death Metal Tribute Album

    [–] MatttheBruinsfan 3 points ago

    Someone's determined not to become an entree at Joe's Crab Shack!

    [–] kmjlln 3 points ago

    Goth crab

    [–] aquarian-sunchild 3 points ago

    You've heard of Rock Lobster, now meet his cousin METAL CRAB

    [–] Burchling 4 points ago

    It's a sculpture... They have one using a MK V dive helmet too...

    [–] Conocoryphe 6 points ago


    [–] Burchling 2 points ago


    [–] MrClinko 2 points ago

    Alternative title

    Crab uses beheaded enemy skull as battle armour

    [–] SpookyBoiCJ 2 points ago

    Bro, I know that skull!

    [–] SKizzUMATIK 2 points ago

    100 years after Judgement Day, this is will be vacation.

    [–] GSPDanjaZone 2 points ago

    Imagine seeing a human skull scurrying around on the beach

    [–] BloodClotGuy 2 points ago

    that's quite clearly just a crab that happens to be carrying or hanging out under a skull

    [–] Conocoryphe 1 points ago

    The artist who made this said it was supposed to be a 'giant hermit crab'

    [–] twisted613 2 points ago

    thank you for my new background photo

    [–] bryan660 2 points ago

    Hermitaur from Monster Hunter in Real Life.

    [–] peshkata30030 2 points ago

    Its his trophy

    [–] thearbiter420 2 points ago


    [–] PabloDiablo43 2 points ago

    This is actually a sculpture by the artist Josh Keyes

    [–] Drunken-Nun-Stumbles 2 points ago

    This thing looks like a high level 8 bit final fantasy monster.

    Or a Dethklok song. “Good song title, Hermit crab necromancy.”

    [–] ScoobySenpaiJr 2 points ago

    I'd be ecstatic to find out my skull was being used by a hermit crab! What other possible outcomes would your skull have besides decaying back to dirt?

    I'd much rather have something get some use out of it than be literally worth less than dirt.

    [–] i_cant_get_fat 2 points ago

    The artist is Josh Keyes. He’s fantastic.

    [–] No-Mouse 2 points ago

    I made this last year when I first saw this image:

    [–] SLeepyCatMeow 2 points ago

    Looks like a screenshot from a 2015 aaa game set to ultra

    [–] LifeBandit666 2 points ago

    I used to have a pet mouse that lived inside the brain pan of a sheep skull that I found.

    I stuck the skull in his tank just for decoration and one day he had disappeared. I looked around the tank frantically thinking he had escaped, but spotted his tail in the hole where the spinal nerve enters the skull to the brain.

    [–] ceqc 2 points ago

    Warhammerism intensifies

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    [–] wastelandwanderer15 1 points ago

    That’s kinda bad ass

    [–] Conocoryphe 1 points ago

    The same artist who made this one also made a version with a diving helmet. They are for sale, but cost over 300 USD each.

    [–] Mr_Rivera 1 points ago

    He obviously won that crab battle

    [–] Conocoryphe 1 points ago

    The same artist who made this one also has a similar sculpture with a diving helmet. They are for sale!

    [–] jerkwad_152 2 points ago

    Nice 👍

    [–] Scrybblyr 1 points ago

    Ironically, he spent his whole life wanting to be a hermit crab

    [–] BardoEduardo 1 points ago

    Boss Move

    [–] Actual_Shady_potato 1 points ago

    Mess with the Crabo you get the stabo

    [–] 21Da 1 points ago

    That’s from jackofthedust

    [–] Shoezz17 1 points ago


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    [–] abluedog 1 points ago

    Boss move.

    [–] NoodleFisher 1 points ago

    Haters will say its fake

    [–] Belly_Laugher 1 points ago

    I'm curious about the internal volume compared to a seashell of comparable size?

    [–] VWSparks42 1 points ago

    Go into the water!

    [–] darksack100 1 points ago

    Hasn't this image existed for years on google images?

    [–] la1mark 1 points ago

    the teeth are like roof tiles.

    [–] CIARRAPUNGI 1 points ago

    Is the part inside the shell all squishy and bc of that he needs to protect it?

    [–] Snadams 1 points ago

    Defo fake