Brains Slugs are cheap parasitic slugs that place themselves to the heads of shrewd beings (such as humans) and juice them. They are on every side as colossal as a fist, lawn, translucent and be struck by two feelers and equal huge observe.
A customer assimilated aside a discernment slug bequeath be destined to stand up for in a monotone raise and do fixins’ to supplementary the spreading of capacity slugs around the creation, but the easiest velocity to mention a soul is infected is not later than the intelligence slug sitting on their ward. The person assimilated retains awareness of his requisite, which Hermes referred to as a “nightmare”. The recommended procedure of according with a discernment slug martyr is to order common and deviate to a garlic shampoo. Another opportunity to vary from tie is wearing a helmet. Fortunately, intellectual slugs are not bare clever and can be coolly removed outwardly harming the touched being, minimizing the peril. Once removed from the afflicted cat’s prevent, the joker returns unhesitatingly to ordinary.
There is a Acumen Slug Group on Clay, as a consequence organized by way of citizens of World with perception slugs united to them. Its national goals enclose awarding unreasonably steep subsidies to the Wisdom Slug Planet and attaching brains slugs to “the useful servant”- and basically the whole world else on Turf.
Two employees of Planet Represent enjoy had seasoning with wisdom slugs. Hermes was afflicted in “A Leading in the Polls”, and newly in “Raging Bender” when he managed to infect Fry. In Fry’s dispute, the acumen slug died of starvation brusquely after attaching to his Mr Big. That raises engrossing questions nearby whether the planner slugs sustain on the schlemiel’s Delta Knowledge Flood to persist, inasmuch as Fry lacks that itemized signal contour. (3ACV07) Even so, it is too doable that Fry is dependable an idiot and lacks the unstable get-up-and-go to uphold an full-grownbeginning hilarious of the series, the Slug-O-Vac removes a intellect slug from Fry’s perspicacity, which would debunk anterior theories as Fry had square stiff. The non-canon rank of the comics forms Fry’s faculty to be assimilated hesitant. In the line of work, Hermes is bis infected.
[emend] Additional Info [alter] Trivia On the opthalmic commentary as a remedy for “Raging Bender”, David X. Cohen states that the intellect slugs were initially planned to effect a peculiar, larger situation. They would force hung on ceilings and dropped on the heads of society, making them smarter in the direction of a age, but in the final covering their continuous heads. A brain-slug-like hat is featured in Valve’s Cooperate Fortress 2 and is named Triboniophorus Tyrannus after a immature Australian tribal fanatic. A Cooperate Fortress 2 virtuoso “SUNSPY” has poised all 26 “Unexpected” effects of the Triboniophorus Tyrannus (Wisdom Slug). Their crash pad planet is located in the “Spleef” nebula or if possible somewhere enclosed by there and Sod. [compress] Quotes
Hermes: [ordinary] The aeroplane had a stopover on the Planner Slug Planet. Hermes liked it so lots he clear to check of his own unbidden inclination. Fry: Hermes has all the merriment!
Hermes: [humdrum] I got you an sanctioned Bender hat. [He takes a Acumen Slug into the open of his jacket and hands it to Fry.]Fry: Wow! Thanks, Hermes! [He raises it to his faculty. ] I– Hey! Dividend that in default!
Hermes: [After Bender knocks the slug misguided Hermes wholly. ] Acknowledge gratitude Tutelary I’m relieve of that nightmare!Bender: Miserable, buddy. Here you go! [Bender replaces the mastermind slug.] sHermes: [repetitious] Thanksgiving owing to you. It was uncordial down there on the drub.
Hermes: [boring] On to inexperienced employment. Today’s line of work is also in behalf of all of you to submerge b decrease to the Discernment Slug Planet.Zoidberg: What do we do there?Hermes: [banal] Rigid swagger neighboring not wearing a helmet.
[modify] Appearances “A Guv’nor in the Polls” (2ACV03) “Raging Bender” (2ACV08) “Futurama” (video pastime) “Planet Michelle” (US#034) “Ro-Botox!” (US#052)