Four Color Comics It was named after Bongo, a rabbit character in Groening's comic strip Life in Hell. When Bongo Bongo stops drumming, it is preparing for an attack. It publishes comics related to the Animated Television series The Simpsons and Futurama, as well as providing distribution services for the SpongeBob SquarePants comic; along with original material. Bongo is a circus bear who dreams of living in the wild. The short was released on its own as a featurette in December 1970. Follow Kyle as he uses his skills along with Reverend Anderson to solve why demons plague his life. Bongo leads the king's army to tear up the Land of Gurumes and dig up all the blood rubies.