'Ninja Turtles' First Look Features First African-American April O'Neil

With the "Cowabunga!" crew now complete, Nickelodeon gave us a first look at the cast of characters from their new 2D-animated series Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Set to premiere in September 2018, the new 26-episode series is co-executive produced by Andy Suriano (Samurai Jack) and Ant Ward (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) under the voice direction of veteran animation industry […]

TMNT Baby Figures Are on Their Way from NECA

TMNT and NECA have been making magic together. These new baby turtles figures based on their appearance in the 1990 film are amazing. I have seen these up close at cons this year and they could not be more well-made. The fact that they come with sweet pack-ins like these is an added bonus. From […]

Rise Of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Voice Cast Announced

The "Cowabunga!" crew is now complete, so start serving up the pizza! Nickelodeon's new 2D-animated series Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has found the voice cast for the fighting turtles and their allies. The new 26-episode series is set to premiere in 2018, co-executive produced by Andy Suriano (Samurai Jack) and Ant Ward […]

TMNT #75 cover by Cory Smith and Ronda Pattison

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The trial of General Krang on the planet Neutrino is soon to resume as soon as the Malignoid swarm has been defeated. All of the Neutrino's allies are present: the Triceratons, Ace and his fighters, Zak and Kala, and, of course, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Leonardo, Raphael, and Michelangelo are facing off […]

TMNT Werewolf Mikey Figure

TMNT has been running for awhile now on Nickelodeon and there will be a new four episode arc this fall called "Monsters and Mutants". In the episodes, Turtles villain Savanti Romero releases versions of the classic monsters to run amok in the city and only our heroes in a half shell can stop them. The best […]

Exclusive Animated TMNT Set For SDCC

We're at that time of year again, as more and more of the exclusive collectables will be available at San Diego Comic Con will become available. People go crazy for these things, but hopefully no violence will be involved in obtaining this set of ninjas, as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles get an exclusive set. […]

Whatever Happened To Donatello? – The Proof (SPOILERS)

Keen readers or Bleeding Cool coverage of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles related stories of late will have had a head start on what was happening with the title. from the death of Donatello… to what would be coming for Free Comic Book Day. But before this weekend hits, we get issue 45. With the medical revelation…. […]

What *Actually* Happens To Donatello? FCBD Spoilers

So, Donatello died in the most recent issue of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. But almost instantly Bleeding Cool threw doubt on the status of the Hero In A Half Coffin. As this image leaked online. Turns out it did indeed come directly from the TMNT Free Comic Book Day issue from IDW. And this confirms it. […]

Lying In The Gutters – 30th March 2015 – All-New, All-Different

It's the little story that could… last week's story on the not-so-fast death of Donatello is still the most read story one week later… but much has been gearing up for ECCC and you can see full coverage of this below. Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week 1. The Death Of Donatello? Not So Fast… 2. Supergirl […]

ECCC '15: Kevin Eastman Is Now Exclusive To IDW

He just killed off one of his turtles. Okay, not really. But Kevin Eastman is definitely back on track as far as comic books are concerned. And now the co-creator of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has signed an exclusive contract with IDW, announced at ECCC. Wich means, as well as the Turtles, the reprints […]

Lying In The Gutters – 23rd March 2015 – Rolling The Manhole Away

My family are off on holiday to South Africa for a few weeks. Suddenly everything feels very quiet. So this week, amidst all the controversy of covers and costumes, sexuality and sensationalism, the biggest story by far on the site was about a not-dead Turtle…  Top Twenty Traffic Stories Of The Week 1. The Death Of Donatello? […]

The Death Of Donatello? Not So Fast…

So the aftermarket is in full effect. This week's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #44, featuring the death of Donatello, rocketed to $20 for the first print and a $100 for the 1:10 variant cover. March madness. But not so fast. This scene, purportedly from TMNT #45 made its way onto the internet too… courtesy it seems […]

The Death Of A Turtle Hits eBay

It was a day for dead animals in comic books this week. First there was All-New Captain America #5… And then Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #44 came out as well… featuring… well. A fight with familiar foes. That gets very nasty indeed. And for returning heroes-in-a-half-shell… The death of Donatello. Will this be reversed somehow by […]