Recap / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2003 S 4 E 21 Return Of Savanti Part 2

Savanti Romero turns up and captures Renet, intent to use her in his evil plan to change the history of the planet forever. Now it's up to the Turtles to stop him and save their entire history.

This episode provides examples of

  • Body Horror: The Teaser shows that Savanti originally looked quite human. Lord Simultaneous turned him into his current form before banishing him.
  • Brick Joke: In Part 1, Splinter told April he was better off not knowing what the Turtles were getting into. At the end of this episode, Don says similarly to her.
  • Clothing Damage: After the Turtles and Renet have been in the Cretaceous period for 3 months their outfits and accessories are falling apart and have been patched up with locally sourced materials.
  • Compressed Hair: Underneath Renet's costume we discover she has waist-length blonde hair. Even accounting for 3 months growth, her hair should be far too long to fit snugly under her blue skin-tight head-piece
  • Delaying Action: Raph, Don and Mikey keep Savanti busy so don can rescue Renet and the Time Scepter
  • Dropped a Bridge on Him: Discussed. When Donatello projects they have two or three months before it hits, Leonardo laments going out like that after all their adventures.
  • Dumb Blonde: Renet is revealed to be blonde.
  • Narration: By Savanti.
  • Origins Episode: Savanti's narration includes scenes of the first time he tried to steal the Time Scepter and was banished to the past.
  • Ptero Soarer: Savanti commands a flock of pterosaurs to snatch both the Time Scepter and Renet.
  • Raptor Attack: Savanti has a pack of Velociraptor guarding his bone fortress.
  • Seldom-Seen Species: The giant fish Mikey catches at the end is a Xiphactinus.
  • Time Skip: The last part of the episode takes place 3 months after the Turtles' have fought Savanti
  • You Do Not Want To Know: Donatello to April when she's about to ask what happened.