Recap / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2003 S 2 E 23 The Big Brawl Part 1
Master Splinter is acting strangely, so the Turtles follow him when he leaves the Lair. But when they follow him into a different dimension things get very strange very fast...
First appearance of Miyamoto Usagi This episode provides examples of Another Dimension: The Battle Nexus, the hub of the in-continuity Multiverse. Early-Bird Cameo: In the flashback, an unidentified rabbit stumbles onto Draco's attempt to kill Splinter and tries to save him. The next episode reveals he's Miyamoto Usagi. Locked Out of the Fight: The Gyoji stops the Turtles from interfering in Master Splinter's match by sealing them inside a water cage. Magical Land: The Battle Nexus Overprotective Dad: Splinter is especially overprotective of the Turtles in this episode Taught by Television: Mikey understands the concept of a nexus between worlds. When the others stare at him in surprise he merely shrugs and says: Mikey
: What? Donny's not the only turtle that watches
, you know.
Sore Loser: Drako attempts to have Splinter killed after the former loses the Battle Nexus Tournament. Tournament Arc Wrecked Weapon: Leo's katana are sliced in half by one of the Gom-Tai.