SpongeBob Comics No. 43 is a SpongeBob SquarePants comic book that was released on April 8, 2015. The cover features SpongeBob holding 3 kitchen utensils.


SpongeBob SquarePants in Fry Cook 2.0

Mr. Krabs demands his fry cook SpongeBob to work harder so he can earn more money.

Let's Pretend

SpongeBob and Patrick play let's pretend.

For Real This Time

SpongeBob pretends to be a Space Captain, but Patrick thinks that's childish.


This comic talks about worms.

A New Label Maker

Mr. Krabs gives SpongeBob and Squidward a label maker.

Mommy Dearest

The Flying Dutchman's mom is coming to visit him. However, SpongeBob has to help the Flying Dutchman clean up his ship and himself so the Flying Dutchman's mom cannot lecture him.

Hey, Squidward

SpongeBob shows Squidward a picture of a blurry fish.


  • SpongeBob's coloration has a lot more red/orange on the cover.
  • In the Mommy Dearest comic strip, all the words in the ghost speech bubbles are green, while the words in the regular character speech bubbles are in black. Also, mom is spelled as "mum" in that comic strip.
  • The comic strip named Mommy Dearest is a reference to the movie Mommie Dearest.
  • This comic was released on Biz Markie's 51st birthday, 15 years after the premiere of "Hooky" and "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy II," and ten years after The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie was released in South Africa.
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