A sturdy and versatile shark
— In-game description

The Great Hammerhead is a shark in Hungry Shark World. It is a XL shark.

The Great Hammerhead shark costs 65,000 coins. The Great Hammerhead has the second most health in the XL Sharks category.


The Great Hammerhead has thin fins and strange-looking eyes. He seems to have the same hump-back look as the Sand Shark.

Pros and Cons


  • Very versitile in build, making it flexible for all situations
  • Good for beginners that want to choose their sharks strength
  • Easy to use


  • Lacks in strength
  • Pretty expensive


  • Max Health:  224
  • Max Speed: 213
  • Max Bite: 330
  • Max Boost: 231
  • Starting bite:  232
  • Size: about 20 feet



  • The Great Hammerhead used to be similar in color to the Smooth Hammerhead, a light purple color.
    • It's the only shark to undergo a color change.
  • The Great and Smooth Hammerhead as well as the Blacktip and Whitetip reef are the only sharks in-game with the same last names.
  • The enemy version can be found on galleon map, but is confused with a Smooth Hammerhead


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