The Beast Incarnate, Brock Lesnar is a monster of the wrestling industry who sports an impressive ink collection. His tattoos define his persona very well. Brock Lesnar has many tattoos, which generate deep and personal meanings for him. Let’s have a look at his tattoos along with their meanings.
1. ‘Demonic Skull’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Demonic Skull’ Tattoo on his back.
Meaning: Brock Lesnar has a tattoo of a large demonic skull on his back along with a strong message that reads “Kill ‘Em All.” The body ink appears as a monstrous demon skull with a sword in the middle, alongside an armless hand on each side. Generally, a skull tattoo represents protection, strength, powers, and overcoming death. He might have got this tattoo inked to motivate himself. The message “Kill ‘Em All” is inked about the band “Metallica” whose first album “Kill ‘Em All” was released in 1983. Metallica’s song “Enter Sandman” was also played as Brock’s UFC entrance.
2. ‘Sword’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Sword’ Tattoo on his chest that points upwards to his throat.
Meaning: New York tattoo artist Jimmy DiResta made a unique tattoo on Lesnar’s chest that points upwards towards his throat. In his autobiography titled “Death Clutch: My Story of Determination, Domination, and Survival” he explained this tattoo. He said,
I felt like life was holding a sword right up against my throat, so I went under the ink gun because I never wanted to forget exactly how I felt at that time. The tattoo on my chest has so much meaning to me. In some ways, it’s funny, because the period of my life that I’m talking about is a time I so want to forget, but I know I can use this memory as motivation.”
3. ‘Yautja from The Predator movie’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Yautja from The Predator movie’ Tattoo on his left shoulder.
Meaning: Yautja is a fictional extraterrestrial species featured in the science-fiction franchise ‘Predator.’ The Predator has been a subject of various novels, comic books, and video games. Recently, the sequel ‘The Predator’ was released on September 14, 2018.
4. ‘Skull’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Skull’ Tattoo on his right shoulder.
Meaning: A skull tattoo symbolizes protection, strength, powers, and overcoming death. It also probably symbolizes the end to all wrestlers who meet at the hands of The Beast Incarnate.
5. ‘Hands holding Meat Hooks’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Hands holding Meet Hooks’ Tattoo on his back.
Meaning: He got these tattoos as a source of motivation which helps him to give a strong fight to the opponent.