Recap / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2012 S 1 E 15 The Alien Agenda
The Turtles get their first look at high school when April's school project draws attention from Kraang.
This episode provides examples of: All Your Powers Combined: Justin, the super mutant, has abilities taken from various animals, including an octopus, an electric eel, and a cobra. Arson, Murder, and Jaywalking: In addition to the all of the above, the super mutant inherited a cat's meowing. Create Your Own Villain: Justin was created by Karai when she caused all of the Kraang's harvested DNA to fuse into one monster. Curb-Stomp Battle: Justin does this to the turtles and the Kraang before Leo's finally able to take it down. Eldritch Abomination: Justin. Enemy Mine: Karai briefly with the turtles against the Kraang, but then subverted when she abandons the turtles to fight the Eldritch Abomination that shows up. Then it's the Kraang and the Turtles against said Abomination, as Raph is quick to throw in Leo's face. Fluffy the Terrible: Mikey calling the mishmash mutant monster "Justin", if only because his other idea wasn't good enough. Girly Scream: Mikey, freaking out about the cat DNA being absorbed, just before Justin is born. High School: For about two scenes. The Hyena: Bradford just can't stop laughing at Xever's mishaps with Stockman's electronic legs. Kick the Dog: Karai abandons the turtles to fight an Eldritch Abomination she accidentally created, which causes Leo to give up on her. Jerkass Has a Point: Raph tells Leo that the only reason Karai didn't attack them is because she's studying their moves. Jerk With A Heart Of Jerk: Karai. Lack of Empathy: As stated above, Karai abandons the Turtles even though the Eldritch Abomination attacking them was her own fault, and when Leo points out that he trusted her, she mocks him. Never Trust a Trailer: The official promo for this episode shows the Turtles as they face "face their toughest decision ever"; pizza omelette or omelette pizza. There's exactly one shot of the Turtles arriving at April's school. The promos and the official description also don't indicate at Karai's role in the episode and the Turtles attack on the Kraang's WWGP lab. Nice Job Fixing It, Villain: Karai accidentally creates Justin. Leo even points out it's her fault, but she doesn't care. Odd Name Out: The super mutant was given the name "Justin" because Mikey couldn't think of a better name to give it. Trailers Always Spoil: A preview clip shows April being chased around the school by Mrs. Campbell, who turns out to be a Kraang robot. Red Eyes, Take Warning: Mrs. Campbell Revenge Before Reason: Shredder. However, he changes his tune after Karai gives him a working piece of Kraang technology. Robot Girl: Mrs. Campbell. Rousseau Was Right: Cruelly subverted. Karai abandoning the turtles to a monster she created causes Leo to give up on her. Shock and Awe: Justin's eyes are electrified! Silly Rabbit, Idealism Is for Kids!: Leo's beliefs that there was good in Karai are proven to be completely false. Leo: I trusted you!