Yeah, think I will. A few questions though. I'd this just a verse for the movies or is the book a part too? And is the 50's movie included too? I had planned on making profiles for both creatures when I get my new computer.
"Actually, if it's fungal, then the Thing might not be able to assimilate it at all. It's already canon that the Thing can't assimilate plant cells. I see no reason why fungus cells would be different."
The comic "The Thing from another World: Climate of Fear". The whole comic takes place in a humid jungle, and MacCready mentions that if it could assimilate plant life, then the whole jungle should've been attacking them.