Aquaman Logo

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The Aquaman logo is as extravagant as the superhero it is dedicated to. It is a fusion of folklore, comic books, and cinema, swimming on the edge of a blade, or rather, with a blade. As a result, a notable symbolism has emerged for the franchise, which has gained worldwide recognition thanks to its unique character.

Aquaman: Brand overview

Founder:James Wan
United States
Aquaman is a contemporary media franchise first embodied in DC Comics magazine and later in movies. Its main character is the eponymous superhero created by Mort Weisinger and Paul Norris in the mid-20th century. He first appeared in print in 1941 (in the November issue of More Fun Comics) and on the big screen in 2018.

Meaning and History

Aquaman Logo History

Initially, Aquaman was associated with Namor, being a “copy” of the character who debuted in 1939 in Marvel Comics. The Sea King remained in low demand for a long time and only gained widespread recognition among comic fans in 1941. He was then forgotten and only in the 50s/60s was revived among the fantastic superheroes, receiving several solo issues. His image appeared in the world of cinema in 2018 when the film created by DC Entertainment and Peter Safran Productions was released and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It was these logos that gained recognition among fans.

What is Aquaman?

Aquaman is the ruler of Atlantis and the master of all Earth’s waters, as well as a superhero character from comic books and the eponymous film. His appearance dates back to 1941, when the first story about him was published in a DC magazine. The creators of this image are Mort Weisinger and Paul Norris, who drew inspiration from myths about gods.


Aquaman Logo 2018

This logo adorned the posters of the first film about the underwater ruler and superhero. It features a stylized spearhead or trident tip – the main attribute of the power and weapon of Aquaman. It is located in the center and follows the shape of the capital “A” below it in the opening. The spearhead has sharp edges, a gradient color, and a ridge in the middle, turning it into a three-dimensional object. Above the image is the “seal” with the abbreviation “DC.” Due to the color difference between the letters and the background, the inscription appears voluminous. The franchise name is superimposed on the spearhead, rendered in azure. The strict glyphs evoke the coldness of the watery depths. The letters are complemented by small shadows, making them seem convex as well.


Aquaman Logo 2023

The latest cinematic fantasy has received an original logo. In the foreground, the movie title and the name of the main character are displayed in a bold sans-serif font. The large letters are complemented by metallic shadows, making the sides sparkle with a silvery reflection, like the facets of a diamond. The harmonious combination of angles and curves does not detract from the inscription; on the contrary, it adds mystery. Below, another line appears, where the creators of the film have written its secondary title.

The background features a massive arrowhead or trident tip – the sacred attribute of the oceanic ruler. At the same time, it resembles a gateway to an unexplored world. It has sharp edges, turning the arrowhead into a piece of ice. The circle at the top is dark blue, with a light blue border and matching letters.

Font and Colors

Aquaman Emblem

For the Aquaman logo, designers chose a custom font in an elegant style, similar to the Talis Extra BoldX and Sky Sans Medium Small Caps typefaces. It has smooth sides and no serifs, but there are sharp points and curved legs. The “M” is particularly sharp, with an elongated central segment resembling a trident’s spike.

Aquaman Symbol

As for the color, it is, of course, based on shades of blue. Almost the entire blue palette is prioritized – from azure to pale cornflower blue. It wonderfully represents the character living in the water element, as seas and oceans correspond to the blue color scheme, symbolizing romance, life, hope, and faith.

Aquaman color codes

Cobalt BlueHex color:#004caa
RGB:0 76 170
CMYK:100 55 0 33
Pantone:PMS 293 C
Ruddy BlueHex color:#55a3e5
RGB:85 163 229
CMYK:63 29 0 10
Pantone:PMS 299 C
Middle BlueHex color:#6fd8ef
RGB:111 216 239
CMYK:54 10 0 6
Pantone:PMS 3115 C