Recap / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2003 S 3 E 2 Space Invaders Part 2

Donatello has been captured by the Triceratons, so his brothers hijack a Triceraton fighter and travel to the alien base to rescue him.

First appearance of Agent Bishop

This episode provides examples of

  • Floating Continent: Beijing, China, thanks to the Triceratons
  • I Know Mortal Kombat: Mikey pilots the Triceraton ship surprisingly well due to his hours of experience playing 'Space Destructors'
  • Making a Splash: Justice Force member Tsunami has this power set.
  • Nuke 'em: All countries possessing nuclear armaments fire their entire available stock in a last ditch effort to attack the Triceratons, but it fails.
  • Pineapple Surprise: In one of the less family-friendly (and most awesome) moments of the Space Invaders arc, Michelangelo does this to a Triceraton soldier.
  • We Wait: Shredder acknowledges the gravity of the situation when the Earth's last effort to fight off the Triceratons fails, but decides to wait and see what arises.
  • The Worf Effect: The Justice Force get their asses kicked when they try to take out the Triceraton fleet.
    • Zerg Rush: The Triceratons win through overwhelming numbers.