Real Name: Zoro
Identity/Class: Undead (zombie)
Affiliations: Kim Hale, Professor Elton, Chico
Enemies: Dr. Malinsky
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: U.S.A.
First Appearance: Reg'lar Fellas Heroics Comics #1 (Eastern Color Printing, 1940)
Powers/Abilities: Superhuman strength, bulletproof.
History: Plotting to create a zombie army to conquer the world, Dr. Malinksy animated a purple zombie, then shot his assistant Kim Hale, who objected to Malinsky's nefarious plans. However the Purple Zombie also objected to Malinsky's plan, declaring "So I am a zombie without a conscience, aye, but not without a brain. You and your backers sought to gain power by violating the dead...but you reckoned without me!" He swiftly slew Malinsky and his allies.
Comments: Created by Tarpe Miller. Purple Zombie appeared in Reg'lar Fellas #1 through #12.
Image used on this page courtesy of Kyle Sims.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
anyone else who is Purple or a zombie/undead
Any Additions/Corrections? Please let me know.
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