Fiction often associates drills
with moles, as they, in turn, are associated as Tunnel Kings
Not to be confused with a villain masquerading as a hero who prefers to use a drill
Anime and Manga
- Neo-Spacian Grand Mole in Yu-Gi-Oh!. Its fusion form, Elemental Hero Grand Neos, also uses a drill arm.
- Mogumole actually carries a drill.
- Monsterpocalypse has the Subterran Uprising which have Monsters and units that are giant mole monsters with drills for weapons, most notably is Drillcon-Vorionnik. Others have buzzsaws or blasters.
- Dutch cartoon series Boes, about an Ox who runs a farm, (roll with it) features as his main antagonist plague a crowd of moles that look just like the trope picture on the left.
- Digger from Lilo & Stitch: The Series, who is a brown alien with a drill for a tail.