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The giant eel is a character who first appears in The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie.


The giant eel is a large, dragon-like, purplish-black eel who has red eyes, purple antennas on his head, and a yellow fin. He also has red eyes and pink dots on his face.

Role in movie

He eats the frogfish who first ate SpongeBob and Patrick's car, the Patty Wagon. After the giant eel eats the frogfish, SpongeBob and Patrick look on, surprised and shocked.

Role in video games

The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie video game

A cutscene shows the frogfish eaten by the giant eel and the eel is shown as being orange.

Drawn to Life: SpongeBob SquarePants Edition

The giant eel appears in the trench levels.

Giant Eel in Globs of Doom DS

The giant eel in the DS version of SpongeBob SquarePants featuring Nicktoons: Globs of Doom

SpongeBob SquarePants featuring Nicktoons: Globs of Doom

The giant eel makes a small reappearance in the DS version. He is orange and has a slightly different design than in the movie.