|"Once Upon A Slime"
Season 2, Episode 8
Aired: Saturday October 10, 1987
Writer: Len Janson, Chuck Menville
Synopsis: The machine Egon designed (to make ethereal entities more solid) accidentally makes fairy tale creatures come to life when Slimer hides a book under the machine.
- James Avery [Giant, House, Rabbit]
- Donna Christie [Lady Librarian, Giant Kid, Bo-Peep]
Regular Cast Incidentals
- The script for this episode can be found on The Real Ghostbusters Scripts page.
- Title Reference: "Once upon a time" is a stock phrase that has been used in some form since at least 1380. These stories often then end with "and they all lived happily ever after". The phrase is particularly relevant in fairy tales for younger children, where it is almost always the opening line of a tale.
- The voice actors were recorded on February 27 and May 22, 1987. Arsenio Hall recorded on February 27, 1987.
- Peter references The Smurfs.