History Comicbook / TeenageMutantNinjaTurtlesAdventures

25th Nov '17 4:08:15 PM zealots
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* BrainInAJar: Hitler.

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* BrainInAJar: Hitler.Hitler's brain, which gets hijacked after his death as a sort of hot potato to make various villains more evil by virtue of carrying it around.



* ConquerorFromTheFuture: Seems to have been Armaggon's motivation.



* {{Cthulhumanoid}}: Boss Salvage.

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* {{Cthulhumanoid}}: Boss Salvage.Salvage, who is an {{Expy}} of Tessek from ''Franchise/StarWars''.



* TheFullNameAdventures

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* TheFullNameAdventuresTheFullNameAdventures: It's right there in the title.



* FutureBadass: Future Raphael in particular seems to invoke this with his missing eye.
* FutureMeScaresMe: Subverted with Raphael and Future Raphael, who butt heads as only two TheLancer characters stuck together could.
* GeniusBruiser: Armaggon, the giant SharkMan who upon commandeering a space ship rants at the crew because their tech isn't advanced enough for his tastes.



* HalfHumanHybrid: Yoshi Chen was fused with his own dog via dark sorcery to become Chien Khan.



* HeroicSacrifice: Slash.

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* HeroicSacrifice: Slash.[[spoiler:Slash]] goes out this way.
* HitlersTimeTravelExemptionAct: Subverted, as the Turtles actually trick Hitler into his historical suicide.



* MagicKnight: Chien Khan is a magic samurai. Who is also a BeastMan.



* MultiArmedAndDangerous: Sarnath, Katmandu.

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* MultiArmedAndDangerous: Sarnath, Sarnath and Katmandu.



* NinjaPirateZombieRobot: More than a few of the original characters created for the title veered to this territory.
** Armaggon, Time-Traveling Conqueror Scientist Sharkman.
** Chien Khan, Samurai Crimelord Sorcerer Dogman.



* PoweredArmor: The turtles donned Cyber Armor for the "Dreamland Arc".

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* PoweredArmor: The turtles donned Cyber Armor for the "Dreamland Arc".Arc" and Armaggon pilots a Power Loader-size suit in part two of "The Future Shark Trilogy"



* RedEyesTakeWarning: Despite sharks usually having EmptyEyes, Armaggon has these.
* RefugeInAudacity: At times this series is almost too silly to be believed, which allows it to incorporate the kind of material one wouldn't expect to find in an Archie Comics series.



* SealedEvilInACan: Noi Dai Tar, Great Oni and Chien Khan's benefactor.
** This is eventually the fate of Khan himself, who is booted into Noi Dai Tar's dimension by April.
* SharkMan: Armaggon the Future Shark is a fairly stock example.



* StupidJetpackHitler: Armaggon retrieves Hitler's brain as one of the components needed to make his time machine work, creating a scenario where the shark ''jumps Hitler''.



* TimeTravel: Armaggon's specialty.



* TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: The year 2094.

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* TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture: The One story arc tramsports the Turles to the year 2094.
30th Oct '17 9:58:41 PM MisterCPC
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** Krang, too, was phased out of the comic, being imprisoned on a distant planet for intergalactic crimes.

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** Krang, too, was phased out of the comic, being imprisoned on a distant planet for intergalactic crimes. He would appear in a few of the specials afterward though.
1st Oct '17 3:10:16 AM TitoMosquito
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* WorldTour
25th Sep '17 12:05:06 PM MisterCPC
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* AdaptationNameChange: In the adaptation of "Return of the Shredder" Vernon's last name is revealed to be Prindle, while in the cartoon it was Fenwick.



** Several characters that appeared in the comic (such as Scumbug, Mondo Gecko, Wingnut and Screwloose) made their way into the Fred Wolf cartoon the comic was based on, but had completely different looks, origins, and alignments (e.g. Wingnut and Screwloose were one-shot villains from the planet Flagenon in the cartoon, when here they were allies of the Turtles from the planet Huana, which was destroyed by Krang).

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** Several characters that appeared in the comic (such as Scumbug, Mondo Gecko, Tattoo, Wingnut and Screwloose) made their way into the Fred Wolf cartoon the comic was based on, but had completely different looks, origins, and alignments (e.g. Wingnut and Screwloose were one-shot villains from the planet Flagenon in the cartoon, when here they were allies of the Turtles from the planet Huana, which was destroyed by Krang).


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* DemotedToExtra: Any major character featured or introduced in the cartoon had this happen to them. Irma and Vernon only appear in the first two issues and are never seen again, while Burne Thompson lasts up to issue 3 before he likewise vanishes. Baxter only shows up during issues 2-4, then makes once more appearance during a flashback in the "Future Shark Trilogy" arc a few years later. Shredder, Krang, Bebop, and Rocksteady were all regulars at first, but ended up getting written out after the book's second year. While Shredder would at least remain a minor recurring villain afterward, the other three returned for just one more three-part story before never being seen again. The Rat King meanwhile only shows up for a few pages in issue 11.
23rd Feb '17 12:17:08 AM C2
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* CerebusSyndrome: The series went from having a tone similar to the cartoon to becoming second only to the Mirage comics in seriousness. It remains the darkest thing Archie has ever published. [[TropesAreTools However]], this comic was easier to come across than the Mirage series, and being edgier than the cartoon while staying lighthearted at times attracted its own following.

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* CerebusSyndrome: The series went from having a tone similar to the cartoon to becoming second only to the Mirage comics in seriousness. It remains was the darkest thing Archie has ever published.had published up to the change of leadership in TheNewTens. [[TropesAreTools However]], this comic was easier to come across than the Mirage series, and being edgier than the cartoon while staying lighthearted at times attracted its own following.
29th Dec '16 9:35:32 AM nombretomado
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The book had an environmentalist tone, with {{green aesop}}s galore. It also introduced young readers to political topics such as [[TheApartheidEra Apartheid]], the Chinese occupation of Tibet, the UsefulNotes/GulfWar, and even showing the more unpleasant aspects of Christopher Columbus' "discovery" of the Western Hemisphere and the Hiroshima/Nagasaki bombings. While the quality of the actual stories was variable and debatable, several of the concepts introduced here proved quite popular with fans of the franchise, some of whom continue to hope that elements from the book will be introduced in further incarnations.

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The book had an environmentalist tone, with {{green aesop}}s galore. It also introduced young readers to political topics such as [[TheApartheidEra [[UsefulNotes/TheApartheidEra Apartheid]], the Chinese occupation of Tibet, the UsefulNotes/GulfWar, and even showing the more unpleasant aspects of Christopher Columbus' "discovery" of the Western Hemisphere and the Hiroshima/Nagasaki bombings. While the quality of the actual stories was variable and debatable, several of the concepts introduced here proved quite popular with fans of the franchise, some of whom continue to hope that elements from the book will be introduced in further incarnations.
28th Nov '16 1:55:30 PM MisterCPC
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* AdaptationDyeJob: In the adaptation of the cartoon episode "A Thing About Rats", Baxter Stockman's hair was mysteriously colored white. His hair color was returned to its normal blond in the ongoing series, though.

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* AdaptationDyeJob: AdaptationDyeJob:
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In the adaptation of the cartoon episode "A Thing About Rats", Baxter Stockman's hair was mysteriously colored white. His hair color was returned to its normal blond in the ongoing series, though.though.
** In the adaptation of "Return of the Shredder", Vernon has brown hair rather than black, and Irma has black hair rather than brown.



** The original "Heroes in a Half-Shell" three-issue miniseries, which consisted of adaptations of the cartoon's first five episodes, omitted Burne Thompson, Vernon Fenwick, and several bit characters.

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** The original "Heroes in a Half-Shell" three-issue miniseries, which consisted of adaptations of the cartoon's first five episodes, omitted Burne Thompson, Vernon Fenwick, and several bit characters. They would appear in the "Return of the Shredder" two-parter after that though, [[ChuckCunninghamSyndrome but only that]].
20th Sep '16 6:28:36 PM nombretomado
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Initially based on the massively popular [[WesternAnimation/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1987 first cartoon]], the [[ArchieComics Archie]]-published ''Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures'' eventually became one of the strangest incarnations of the franchise, and one that fans still remember with some fondness.

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Initially based on the massively popular [[WesternAnimation/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles1987 first cartoon]], the [[ArchieComics Archie]]-published Franchise/{{Archie|Comics}}-published ''Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures'' eventually became one of the strangest incarnations of the franchise, and one that fans still remember with some fondness.
31st Aug '16 2:49:20 PM Malady
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* HurlItIntoTheSun: Maligna's hive world goes down into the sun as the [[LivingShip organic engine]] is destroyed. Slash stays behind to make sure Maligna cannot escape.



* ThrowItIntoTheSun: Maligna's hive world goes down into the sun as the [[LivingShip organic engine]] is destroyed. Slash stays behind to make sure Maligna cannot escape.
10th Jun '16 2:58:45 PM Monsund
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* KilledOffForReal: On the villains' side, we have Queen Maligna and Null. On the heroes' side, we have [[spoiler:the Mighty Mutanimals and Slash]].

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* KilledOffForReal: On the villains' side, we have Queen Maligna and Null.her HiveWorld. On the heroes' side, we have [[spoiler:the Mighty Mutanimals and Slash]].


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* LeftHanging: Several plot threads are left unsolved due to its cancellation, such as Null still being out there.
* LivingShip: On the Heroes side, Cudley the cowlick, on the villain's side, Hiveworld, Maligna even feels the pain when the engine organ is cut.


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* ThrowItIntoTheSun: Maligna's hive world goes down into the sun as the [[LivingShip organic engine]] is destroyed. Slash stays behind to make sure Maligna cannot escape.


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* VillainExitStageLeft: Null manages to escape the turtles on Maligna's ship, which [[ThrowItIntoTheSun shortly afterwards falls into the sun]].
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