TV Series | TV-Y7 | | Animation, Action, Adventure
The adventures of a quartet of humanoid warrior turtles and their friends.
After the show became an hit, the Turtles became an international merchandising juggernaut. Co-creators Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird had to leave the Mirage comic book to handle day-to-day administration of the franchise. As a result many guest artists took over the comic and gave it a disjointed anthology feel with a lot of wackiness that resembled the show.
Ha! You idiots couldn't hit me with...
Raphael: ...a big rubber tyre!
Raphael: Ever get that rundown feeling?
The turtles are often referred to in the series as amphibians even though they are reptiles.
In 1991, CBS aired the show during their Saturday Morning line-up, with all new episodes and a new opening was added too. Along with the package came 'Turtle Tips', a portion of the show that gave useful information.