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August 14th, 2009
11:53 pm


The end of the TMNT movie adaptation (1990)
Picked this up from the news-stand way back when the film was in general release. I may be giving away too much but this is one of the first comics I ever owned. I'm not sure whether the B/W version was limited or not but I've only seen coloured copies since.

In any case, this the the last seven pages of the comic, with a final page scene having NOT appeared in the movie.

Layouts by Kevin Eastman, script by Peter Laird, pencils by Jim Lawson, with inks by Eastman, Laird and Eric Talbot.

Current Location: Home
Current Mood: groggy
Current Music: Kasabian - Fast Fuse
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July 17th, 2009
09:48 pm


Turtles in the Past, Turtles in the Future.
Turtles, Past and Future...


10 scans from the 30 page Tales of the TMNT #55... )

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July 14th, 2009
08:34 pm


Return of the Shredder
From TMNT Adventures #20-22. This arc has it all. Giant Monster Warrior Dragon vs Foot Ninja Bot, Cyborg TV News Reporters, bad art (well for one issue), ironic death traps for Splinter, Raph joining back up with the group after a brief adventure in space, and of course the return of the Shredder.

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July 5th, 2009
02:39 pm


TMNT: The Forever War - Never quite the end?
"Have you ever wondered why “The Forever War” 5-issue story arc was never printed in Archie Comics’ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures? Let me tell you a story…"

Last time... )

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June 29th, 2009
08:35 am


The time Shredder made good on his word, plus TMNT in the Desert!
So, last time we saw Oroku Saki...

TMNT Adventures #35 and #36 under the cut... )

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June 27th, 2009
12:57 am


The Shredder in the Mutant Shark Trilogy

I know what you're all thinking, "Shredder's gonna get raped!"

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June 11th, 2009
10:28 pm


One Perfect Moment: Shredder
Two perfect moments from the Shredder. One from the old school and the other Archie.

Read more... )

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April 12th, 2009
10:30 pm


TMNT Adventures #61
Special camping in the desert issue!

Raphaels, Stories, and Strangeness under the cut... )

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March 26th, 2009
07:47 pm


Ninja Turtles Adventures #42: How Future-Raph Lost His Eye
I think this about covers the requests/suggestions I've gotten from lbd_nytetrayn. This comes from Part 1 of the Future Shark Trilogy, the first arc to feature the future-Turtles.

7 pages under the cut. )

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01:06 am


More Ninja Turtles + other strangeness
Inspired by stretchdude's posts of various Archie TMNT tidbits, I figured I'd post my favorite story from the run. Here's TMNTA issues 28-30 in condensed form.

This is the first full story arc I had of the Archie book, and it really opened up the floodgates for weird in the TMNTA universe. It was March of 1992, and I was 11 at the time. I found the story fantastic, new, and strange after reading the earlier issues, which often read like a mutant-of-the-month club. Notably, this was the story arc which introduced Ninjara who would remain a major supporting character 'till nearly the end of the book's run.

A lengthy post, but worth the read, I think. After 17 years, it's still one of my favorite comics.

26 pages evenly plucked from a total of 82 )

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