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This is the recap page for 2003 version of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

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    Season One 
"These freakish thorns in my side must be removed... permanently."
Oroku Saki

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and their Master Splinter begin a new life in a new lair after their previous home was destroyed by Baxter Stockman's Mouser robots. Their involvement with Stockman leads to them becoming full-time heroes for the city of New York, and they come to befriend the brilliant antique shop owner April O'Neill and the roguish vigilante Casey Jones. However, it also brings them in contact with various foes and villains, like the hulking Purple Dragon leader Hun, who answers to the mysterious Oroku Saki. As the leader of the Foot Clan with a personal touch to the Turtles' lives, the Turtles find that Saki - a.k.a. the Shredder - has become the chief threat to it.


  1. Things Change
  2. A Better Mousetrap
  3. Attack of the Mousers
  4. Meet Casey Jones
  5. Nano
  6. Darkness on the Edge of Town
  7. The Way of Invisibility
  8. Fallen Angel
  9. Garbageman
  10. The Shredder Strikes Part 1
  11. The Shredder Strikes Part 2
  12. The Unconvincing Turtle Titan
  13. Notes from the Underground Part 1
  14. Notes from the Underground Part 2
  15. Notes from the Underground Part 3
  16. The King
  17. The Shredder Strikes Back Part 1
  18. The Shredder Strikes Back Part 2
  19. Tales of Leo
  20. The Monster Hunter
  21. Return to New York Part 1
  22. Return to New York Part 2
  23. Return to New York Part 3
  24. Lone Raph And Cub
  25. The Search for Splinter Part 1
  26. The Search for Splinter Part 2
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    Season Two 
"You know, I'm starting to miss the Shredder right about now..."
Michelangelo

The Turtles' world gets a whole lot bigger - literally. They find themselves transported across the universe to the middle of a galactic war over Professor Honeycutt, who ends up being the key to them returning home. Back in New York, the criminal underworld erupts into war over Shredder's territory, and his adopted daughter Karai arrives from Japan to take control of the city. The Turtles' adventures take them from familiar places and new ones, all the way to the biggest brawl of them all in the Battle Nexus tournament!


  1. Turtles in Space Part 1: The Fugitoid
  2. Turtles in Space Part 2: The Trouble with Triceratons
  3. Turtles in Space Part 3: The Big House
  4. Turtles in Space Part 4: The Arena
  5. Turtles in Space Part 5: Triceraton Wars
  6. Secret Origins Part 1
  7. Secret Origins Part 2
  8. Secret Origins Part 3
  9. Reflections
  10. The Ultimate Ninja
  11. Modern Love-The Return of Nano
  12. What A Croc
  13. Return to the Underground
  14. City at War Part 1
  15. City at War Part 2
  16. City at War Part 3
  17. Junklantis
  18. The Golden Puck
  19. Rogue in the House Part 1
  20. Rogue in the House Part 2
  21. April's Artifact
  22. Return of the Justice Force
  23. The Big Brawl Part 1
  24. The Big Brawl Part 2
  25. The Big Brawl Part 3
  26. The Big Brawl Part 4
    Season Three 
"Let a new age begin!"
Traximus

The Triceraton Republic has arrived on Earth in search of Professory Honeycutt for a full-scale invasion. The devastation leaves the world forever changed, and the Turtles find themselves thrown into new territory and even stranger adventures across time and space. While Hun struggles to earn his keep in the Foot and Karai questions her honor, black ops agent John Bishop emerges from the shadows to target the Turtles. The Shredder then sees an opportunity in the chaos of post-invasion New York - an opportunity that may force the Turtles and Splinter to make the greatest sacrifice of all if they are to prevent the Shredder from returning to the stars.


  1. Space Invaders Part 1
  2. Space Invaders Part 2
  3. Space Invaders Part 3
  4. Worlds Collide Part 1
  5. Worlds Collide Part 2
  6. Worlds Collide Part 3
  7. Touch and Go
  8. Hunted
  9. H.A.T.E.
  10. Nobody's Fool
  11. New Blood
  12. The Lesson
  13. The Christmas Aliens
  14. The Darkness Within
  15. Mission of Gravity
  16. The Entity Below
  17. Time Travails
  18. Hun on the Run
  19. Reality Check
  20. Across the Universe
  21. Same As It Never Was
  22. The Real World Part 1
  23. The Real World Part 2
  24. Bishop's Gambit
  25. Exodus Part 1
  26. Exodus Part 2
    Season Four 
"We're always one step behind. We act like a bunch of amateurs. How many times are we going to get beaten before you guys wise up and realize this isn't a game?!"
Leonardo

In the wake of their battle with the Shredder, the Turtles and Splinter take a much-needed break to recover, though they soon find that only their external wounds heal quick. Their future has never been bleaker, as Hun returns to the Purple Dragons to create a new criminal empire, and Bishop's experiments accidentally engineer a mutant outbreak in New York that hits close to home. And all the while, dark forces conspire to bring about the return of the most dangerous foe of all.


  1. Cousin Sid
  2. The People's Choice
  3. Sons of the Silent Age
  4. Dragon's Brew
  5. I, Monster
  6. Grudge Match
  7. A Wing and a Prayer
  8. Bad Day
  9. Aliens Among Us
  10. Dragons Rising
  11. Still Nobody
  12. All Hallows Thieves
  13. Samurai Tourist
  14. The Ancient One
  15. Scion of the Shredder
  16. Prodigal Son
  17. Outbreak
  18. Trouble with Augie
  19. Insane in the Membrane
  20. Return of Savanti Part 1
  21. Return of Savanti Part 2
  22. Tale of Master Yoshi
  23. Adventures in Turtle Sitting
  24. Good Genes Part 1
  25. Good Genes Part 2
  26. Ninja Tribunal
    Season Five ("The Lost Episodes") 
"The end of all things is coming. And so, we prepare for battle."
Juto Shisho

The Turtles and four other warriors find themselves conscripted by the mysterious Ninja Tribunal, a council of ninjutsu masters who seek their help whether they're willing or not. The Turtles soon find that they are being prepared to fight the greatest evil to walk the earth. Enemies must become allies, and the loyalty of their allies is tested. It all leads to a climactic final battle in which the Turtles will meet their destinies.


  1. Lap of the Gods
  2. Demons and Dragons
  3. Legend of the Five Dragons
  4. More Worlds Than One
  5. Beginning of the End
  6. Nightmares Recycled (Uncompleted episode)
  7. Membership Drive
  8. New World Order Part 1
  9. New World Order Part 2
  10. Fathers & Sons
  11. Past And Present
  12. Enter The Dragons Part 1
  13. Enter The Dragons Part 2
     Season Six (Fast Forward) 
"You're not alone, Cody. As long as we have anything to say about it, you never will be."
Leonardo

The Turtles and Splinter find themselves transported to the New York of 2105, thanks to a freak accident with a "time window" created by April and Casey's descendant, Cody Jones. Until the time window is repaired, the Turtles and Splinter must adjust to life a century into the future, and contend with local villains and new complications. A threat to New York arrives not just in the form of the dark alien warlord Sh'Okanabo, but from within Cody's own company in his Machiavellian uncle Darius Dunn.


  1. Future Shellshock!
  2. Obsolete
  3. Home Invasion
  4. Headlock Prime
  5. Playtime's Over
  6. Bishop To Knight
  7. Night of Sk'Okanabo
  8. Clash of the Turtle Titans
  9. Fly Me To The Moon
  10. Invasion of the Bodyjacker
  11. The Freaks Come Out at Night
  12. Bad Blood
  13. The Journal
  14. The Gaminator
  15. Graduation Day: Class of 2105
  16. Timing is Everything
  17. Enter the Jammerhead
  18. Milk Run
  19. The Fall of Darius Dun
  20. Turtle X-Tinction
  21. Race for Glory!
  22. Head of State
  23. DNA is Thicker than Water
  24. The Cosmic Completist
  25. The Day of Awakening
  26. Zixxth Sense
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     Season Seven (Back to the Sewer) 

The Turtles are finally able to return to the present, but at a cost - Viral causes Splinter to be fragmented into bits of data scattered around the Internet. The Turtles must find and revive their father, and contend with new complications that arisen in the year that they were gone in the present. Chief among them is a new form of the Shredder, who seeks to use the Turtles' adventures in cyberspace to enter the physical world and begin his reign of terror anew.


  1. Tempus Fugit
  2. Karate Schooled
  3. Something Wicked
  4. The Engagement Ring
  5. Hacking Stockman
  6. Incredible Shrinking Serling
  7. Identity Crisis
  8. Web Wranglers
  9. SuperQuest
  10. Virtual Reality Check
  11. City Under Siege
  12. Super Power Struggle
  13. Wedding Bells and Bytes
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