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While TMNT was made mainstream through the 1987 TV series, it began as a comic in 1984. The TMNT comic was dark and gritty, featuring a no-nonsense group of turtles that in no way resembled their super-friendly an rarely-serious counterparts from the 1987 animated series.
In 1984, Eastman and Laird brought to life a group of unlikely heroes that in fact started off as a joke (turtles, not exactly known for their speed, stealth, or fighting prowess, made dubious candidates for a group of crime-fighting ninjas).
To this day, TMNT comics continue to provide readers with endless entertainment. As of this writing, there is even talk of a new TMNT comic, so keep eyes out for this!
Two new Turtle goodies come your way this week from IDW. First, the main ongoing series kicks off a new, two-issue arc. Meanwhile, another hardcover collection from the Mirage era arrives for collectors. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #71 Writer: Tom
It’s a lite week in Turtledom, but it’s a big one with the release of the seventieth issue of IDW’s ongoing series, closing out the “Desperate Measures” arc. Also, there’s an update for players of SHADOWS OF THE PAST. Teenage
Two new releases from IDW come out this week, both involving cartoon incarnations of the Turtles, in both modern and vintage styles. So let’s take a look at this week’s solicits: TMNT Amazing Adventures: Robotanimals! #1 Caleb Goellner (w) •
After a quiet week, the Turtles are back with two new releases from IDW: one book, one comic. Let’s dive into the details! TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES UNIVERSE #10 Writer: Sophie Campbell, Bobby Curnow, Brahm Revel Artist: Sophie Campbell, Brahm
We are proud to announce another guest star for a TMNT related live discussion. Please join us on Friday May 19th @ 6:00 PM EST to chat with Sophie and interact with other fans. She is an inspiring artist and has