The UFC is continuously at the forefront of mixed martial arts' exponential evolution.
It is the biggest MMA promotion on the planet and encompasses an array of talented athletes.
But what makes the international juggernaut even more prominent is that every newly signed fighter seems to be scarier than the last.
Whether they're Irish phenoms or destructive Strikeforce standouts, the UFC has been blessed with terrifyingly potent newcomers.
Consisting of fighters no more than one year removed from their debuts, here are the 10 most frightening newbies in the UFC right now.