SDCC’13: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Panel


IDW hosted a panel yesterday that was solely focused on their Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series. Lots of information was discussed with a few announcements so lets get right to it.

Tom Waltz, Bobby Curnow, Kevin Eastman and Erick Burnham were the panelists on stage and here is what they had to share.

    • Hun will be debuting in issue #25 and will also get his own micro series discussing Purple Dragons’ origin.
    • The team states they want to keep introducing elements from every Turtle comic series, movie, and cartoon.
    • First look at mutated Bebop and Rockstedy!


  • Bebop and Rockstedy will be having fun and enjoying their work for the Foot clan.
  • Shredder will be the last in the villian micro series.
  • Snakeweed will be returning in the second issue of the TMNT: New Animated Adventures, Kranng will be introduced in the third issue, with The Foot Clan appearing in issue #4.
  • After the City Fall story line that begins with issue #29 there will be a new mutant revealed.
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is planned out until issue 50!
  • And finally, Eastman claims the TMNT movie will blow us away.

Certainly is much to be excited about if you are a fan of the Ninja Turtles in any form. What do you think is the biggest piece of news from this panel? Let us know in the comments below!

via Comic Vine