Sure, this toy version of Aquaman doesn’t change facial expressions and might be a tad stiff. But he’s a hoot in a stop-motion short (see below) posted by DC on Thursday.

Aquaman and ally Mera take on Orm, Black Manta and the Trench Creatures in an adventure from animator Kevin Ulrich.

The big-screen “Aquaman” with Jason Momoa as the underwater superhero is reportedly headed for a whopper of a Christmastime take after it opens on Dec. 21.

But in the meantime, take the bait and watch his plastic alter ego go to work:


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