Gigan is an enemy of Godzilla and is an antagonist of the Godzilla series, first appearing in Godzilla vs. Gigan along with King Ghidorah. Gigan is a giant cyborg who has deadly steel hooks for hands and on his feet and also sports a buzz saw in his stomach that can rip into an enemy's flesh. Gigan is sometimes thought of as one of Godzilla's most powerful enemies. Gigan is one of the most popular of Godzilla's enemies, despite the low ratings of his first two films. His redesign in Godzilla: Final Wars was praised.