TMNT Animated: A Thing About Rats

Season 1, Episode 3 A Thing About Rats Air Date: December 16th, 1987 If the previous episode was jam-packed with brand new characters, this one…well, it’s not. But the audience is introduced to the one and only Baxter Stockman. A hapless inventor who is more concerned with earning an honest living by way of his […]

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TMNT Animated: Enter the Shredder

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season 1, Episode 2 Enter the Shredder Air Date: December 15th, 1987   The second episode in the series see our very own Heroes in a Half-Shell on the hunt for the mysterious Technodrome that was all too briefly mentioned in the previous episode. As the Turtles, Splinter and April move […]

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TMNT Animated: Turtle Tracks

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season 1, Episode 1 “Turtle Tracks” Air Date: December 14th, 1987 You always hear about films or TV shows knowing what they are. When you watch a particular type of film that places heavy emphasis upon gunplay or snappy dialogue, you hear about how a film knows what it is. Usually […]

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TMNT: what toys should come next?

Back in the early 90’s, Playmates Toys made virtually any kind of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures you could think of. It’s arguable that their bread and butter was earned by the many, many variants of TMNT figures made available. Everything from figures inspired by the Universal Monsters, to spring loaded figures that could…kick […]

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Usagi Yojimbo finds a new home

Since first appearing on the indie comic book scene back in 1984, Miyamoto Usagi, the ronin rabbit, has had a long and storied history in the black and white comics from both Fantagraphics Books and Dark Horse Comic respectively. The wandering swordsman is perhaps best know for his frequent team-ups with the Teenage Mutant Ninja […]

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Tournament Fighters and a hypothetical roster

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Tournament Fighters was released between 1993 and 1994. The Konami-developed title was given three releases over three different consoles, resulting in in three very unique experiences with three different stories across the NES, SNES and Sega Genesis consoles’ respectively. Look to the future, a Tournament Fighters reboot could benefit from the […]

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