|First appearance:||April 2, 1986|
|Last appearance:|| Untimely end
from a gorilla.
Safari Al was perhaps the most obscure of Calvin's alter egos. Safari Al appeared on April 2, 1986 in a one-joke strip involving Calvin's room resembling a jungle. In it, Calvin himself took on the Safari Al persona, while his mom took on the persona of a large, King Kong-like simian. It's line was "clean your room". Calvin responds with a "what?" and Mom replies "You heard me! It's a jungle in here!".Although in another book in 1987 Calvin and Hobbes go exploring. Calvin as Safari Al and Hobbes as hinself.