Monster of the Day #741 Updated on July 31, 2013 By Ken Begg 8 Comments OK, it’s a bit of a rip-off, but who cares? Sweeeeet! Tweet Pin It Related PostsMonster of the Day #1642 (Oct 17, 2017) Monster of the Day #1641 (Oct 16, 2017) Monster of the Day #1640 (Oct 13, 2017) Monster of the Day #1639 (Oct 12, 2017) Monster of the Day #1638 (Oct 11, 2017) By Ken Begg http://jabootu.net Flangepart Boris Karloff it is, then! Octopuses and Spaceman, in spaaaace! Gamera977 Gree- um PURPLE slime with green eyes! bgbear_rnh What can it be, what is the reason That this comic would copy the Japanese, with Thought of lawsuits in your head? You can’t sue me because I am dead. Purple slime, purple slime, purple slime Eric Hinkle And then out fearless astronauts discover that the space monster is actually the last female member of a colony who ate the wrong mushrooms twenty years ago, and she’s been looking for a man ever since. Rock Baker Actually, I’m thinking it all started in the comics. I couldn’t tell you what title it originally appeared in the 1950’s, but a story was reprinted in one of AC’s huge horror reprints called “The Green Slime” and the typeface for the title block was exactly the same as was used for the film over a dozen years later! Rock Baker This I would have bought in a heartbeat! zombiewhacker Holy crap! I still have this issue! sandra They don’t answer because they are being attacked by a Purple Space er Pentapus ( I only count five tentacles).