In 1983, 29 ships appeared in the skies over Earth's major cities, blocking out the sun and terrifying the population until the commanders of these ships revealed they were humanoid in appearance.
You slam into them repeatedly in your ball form.Of course, there is also a little mode called combat mode, where Samus morphs back into humanoid form and battles evil with her arm cannon.
In later episodes, the survivors learn that the 13th tribe are Cylons, not humans as originally assumed and the humanoid Cylons found a planet in another system and they named it Earth.
Having the Resurrection Ship nearby, allows humanoid Cylons hiding among the humans on the Colonial ships to download their consciousnesses into a new body if they are killed.
Many legends, including one retold by President Teddy Roosevelt himself, describe Bigfoot as a tall humanoid creature with some features resembling that of a large bear.
In the reimagined version of Battlestar Galactica, the Cylons took on a new twist as the show introduced humanoid Cylons along with their cybernetic counterparts.
Lt. Boomer - Again, gender and racial differences between Herbert Jefferson Jr.and Grace Park aside, in the re-imagined series Boomer is a Cylon humanoid model.
For centuries, people have been reporting sightings of large, hairy humanoid creatures roaming some of the more remote wilderness areas of North America.
The premise behind this technology is that when the humanoid Cylon dies, their consciousnesses is downloaded into a new copy of their original body.
The plot took an unexpected turn when a group of humanoid Cylons known as the Final Five were introduced as an integral part of the story.