Recap: Teenange Mutant Ninja Turtles 2003 S 5 E 12 Enter The Dragons Part 1
The time has come to face the Tengu Shredder. Gathering help from everyone they can, even those who are normally their enemies, the Turtles muster their forces and confront the Shredder for their final battle.
This episode provides examples of
- Avengers Assemble: The opening act features the Turtles assembling their allies for the assault on the Shredder.
- Continuity Nod: The Turtles choose their old, wrecked Lair from Season 4 as the meeting place for their temporary allies
- Dreaming of Things to Come/ Foreshadowing: Master Splinter's nightmare
- Enemy Mine: The Turtles team up with Karai, The Foot, Bishop, Stockman, Hun and the Purple Dragons
- Even Evil Has Standards: Hun, Stockman, and Bishop have no intentions for letting a Tengu destroy the world.
- Gondor Calls for Aid: The Turtles recruit the help of the Ninja Tribunal acolytes, Agent Bishop, Baxter Stockman, the Purple Dragons, and the Justice Force.
- Hellish Horse: The Tengu Shredder's mount
- Killed Off for Real: The Foot Mystics.
- Rock Monster/ Kappa/ Youkai: part of the Tengu Shredder's army
- Storming the Castle
- The Team: The coalition of forces assembled against the Shredder form one.