Badass Gladiator Tattoos

While many people like to compare boxing, the UFC and other modern physical contact sporting events to gladiator bouts of ancient times, the truth is that even the bloodiest of modern sports today pales in comparison to the gruesome life of ancient gladiators. While the first image in our gallery

Epic Space Tattoos

Space, the final frontier. Or, to be more accurate, the massive vestige of infinite frontiers that will never be fully explored no matter how long the human race survives. Seriously, the sheer expansiveness that we encapsulate in the word “space” is so unbelievably vast that we can’t possibly wrap our heads

Lovable I Love Lucy Tattoos

I Love Lucy was a popular black-and-white American sitcom in the 1950s starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance and William Frawley. It was the first scripted television program to be shot on 35 mm film in front of a studio audience and won five Emmy Awards in its 6

Wondrous Watercolor Mandala Tattoos

We’ve talked about mandalas and watercolor tattoos before in separate posts, but never together. In fact, they’re actually not common to see mixed within the same design. The mandala is often a rigid geometric pattern, which normally calls for bold lines that aren’t inherent to watercolor style of tattooing. But

Some SWEET Cherry Tattoos

While everyone’s probably familiar with the cherry tree, you may not know that there are actually quite a few different types of plants that fruit cherries. Cherry seeds require exposure to the cold in order to germinate. That means the trees are best planted in autumn in order to get

Yummy Waffle Tattoos

We’re not saying you HAVE to choose between waffles or pancakes, but most people tend to have a preference and it seems pretty clear that the people in the tattoo gallery featured below definitely like waffles more. What’s not to like?! You have a nice, firm exterior with syrup cups that’s

Sensational Street Fighter Tattoos

The Street Fighter franchise is easily the most beloved, respected and played fighting game franchise of all time. The first title was released in arcades back in 1987 and even to this day the franchise has released many of its titles through arcades in Japan before bringing them to gaming

Artist Spotlight – Chris Trevino

Chris Trevino is a Texas-based professional tattoo artist who has been featured in TAM for his work before because he is absolutely incredible. He works out of an aptly named studio called Perfection Tattoo, which is what you’re going to get if you’re tattooed by this master of tattooing. Do we

Awesome Ant Tattoos

Ants are six-legged insects that outnumber us all and are seeking to take over the world out from under us right this second! Or not. They are, however, about 99 million years old and over 12,500 different species of ants have been classified (and scientists estimate up to 22,000 species

Killer Kingdom Hearts Tattoos

Kingdom Hearts is a gaming franchise that crosses over a variety of characters from pop culture and throws them all into the same world to interact with each other in various ways. The series centers around character named Sora who’s searching for his friends and ends up meeting a bunch

Badass Borderlands Tattoos

The Borderlands video game franchise is a series of games most commonly referred to as looter shooters. They’re first-person shooter games largely based around the idea of running around an expansive open world and looking for better and better weapons and gear to outfit your character with. You get these

The Zombies are Coming!

It’s been a while since we talked about or featured zombies in a gallery, so why not do so even though we’re only 2 months away from Halloween? Seriously, we’ve found some pretty amazing zombie tattoos this time around that you’re sure to be at least mildly impressed by. Has the

Awesome Lego Tattoos

To be clear, Lego is a plastic toy franchise created by The Lego Group – a privately held company in Denmark. The Lego Group started back in 1949 and originally only offered a colorful assortment of interlocking toy bricks. However, over the past 60 years the company has expanded its

Artist Spotlight – Jeff Zuck

Jeff Zuck is a traditional tattoo artist with decades of professional tattooing experience who enjoys creating original designs that tend to have an unexpected twist. From colorful displays to black-and-grey masterpieces, if you’re looking for a practiced master of the art form to create a one-of-a-kind traditional tattoo then Jeff

Marvelous Mario Tattoos

If you’ve been closely following the site for the past week or so, then you’ve probably noticed an increased frequency in video game based galleries – the reason for which was explained in a previous gallery. Today, we’re focusing on the highest selling game franchise of all time – Mario. Oddly