With so many badass tattoos to choose from, it can be hard for guys to pick from all the cool designs online. But some badass tattoo ideas are about more than just the artwork itself. Everyone has a different reason for getting a tattoo. Some want to honor family with a meaningful quote, while others want an awesome form of self-expression signifying rebellion and independence. Whatever your reason for wanting to get inked, here are the most badass tattoos for guys.

Whether you want a badass arm, forearm, back, chest, shoulder, neck, wrist, hand, neck or sleeve tattoo, our collection of pictures will help you find the best drawings for you. We even made a point to include a number of different types, such as lion, dragon, rose, tribal, skull, cross, and samurai tattoo designs. In the end, from small and simple to big, masculine and intimidating, we hope you’ll be inspired by these unique ideas!

Badass Tattoos

Badass Tattoo Ideas

While finding a badass tattoo can be overwhelming, fortunately, there are many ways to project masculinity, strength, and toughness. Guys often think of scary, morbid designs instead of focusing on something deeper that represents a life philosophy or belief. After all, the coolest tats come in different forms, shapes, sizes and colors, but they are all inspirational or motivational in some way. Here are some of the best tattoos for men.

Badass Rose Tattoos

Badass Dragon Tattoos

Badass Arm Tattoos

Awesome Sleeve Tattoos

Most Badass Tattoos

Badass Tattoo Drawings

Badass Sleeve Tattoos

Badass Quote Tattoos on Chest

Badass Tribal Tattoos

Badass Warrior Arm Tattoo

Badass Shoulder Tattoos

Badass Skull Tattoos For Guys

Badass Lion Tattoos

Badass Family Tattoo Ideas

Badass Elephant Tattoo on Back

Badass Compass Tattoos

Badass Chest Tattoos

Badass Forearm Tattoos

Badass Christian Tattoos

Badass Body Tattoos

Badass Arm Tattoos For Guys

Badass Armor Shoulder Tattoo

Badass Dragon Back Tattoos

Badass Eagle Tattoo on Arm

Badass Color Forearm Tattoos

Badass Elbow Tattoos

Badass Family Tattoos

Badass Full Sleeve Crown and Skull Tattoos

Badass Back Tattoos

Badass Samurai Tattoos

Badass Stomach Tattoos

Badass Tribal Shoulder and Arm Tattoos

Cool Full Sleeve Tattoos

Cool Viking Warrior Tattoos

Cool Jesus Christ and Cross Tattoo

Badass Upper Arm Tattoos For Guys

Best Skull on Arm Tattoo

Badass Wolf Tattoos

Awesome Full Sleeve Lion Tattoos

Badass Scary Arm Tattoos

Badass Tribal Arm and Chest Tattoo

Badass Jesus Christ Tattoos

Badass Gear Tattoos on Chest

Badass Full Sleeve Tattoos

Badass 3D Back Tattoo

Badass Christian Tattoos For Guys

Badass Unique Chest Tattoo with Wings

Badass Warrior Shoulder Tattoos

Badass Navy Tattoos

Badass Biomechanical Full Sleeve Tattoos

Badass Angel Tattoos on Chest and Arm

Badass Leg Tattoos

Most Badass Tattoos For Guys

Cool Back Tattoos For Men

Awesome Full Sleeve Angel Tattoo

Cool Dragon Back Tattoos

Most Intimidating Back Tattoos For Guys

Samurai Sleeve Tattoos For Guys