TMNT Media Gallery

This should be fun! We’ve been digging up old articles going back the the beginning of the creation of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The goal is to add a couple of these each week so bookmark this page and come back often!!


  • Ninja Warriors Seek The Shredder

    Transcript Southern New Hampshire’s Leading Weekly Newspaper Ninja Warriors Seek The Shredder May 1, 1984 by Tom Walton DOVER Leonardo, Michaelangelo, Donatello, Raphael; the names of four great Italian artists during the Renaisance, each skilled in their own craft and dedicated to the raising of man’s creativity. Leonardo, Michaelangelo, Donatello, Raphael; the names of four teenage mutant ninja turtles living today, ...

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  • Basically, they’re good turtles

    The Portsmouth Herald April 29, 1984 Basically, they’re good turtles Leonardo, Donatello, Michaelangelo, Raphael By NEIL COTE Staff Writer DOVER – Save for the one who outwitted the rabbit In a road race, turtles rarely have been recognized in literature by anyone other than Dr. Seuss. They’ve recently premiered In the comic book world, however, and in a manner that’s far more ...

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  • …from Portsmouth Magazine

    April 26, 1984 Portsmouth Mini-Con II… for collectors of comic books, toys, radio and TV memorabilia, etc., takes place Saturday, May 5, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. at Howard Johnson’s on the traffic circle. Guest artists will be searching for new talent and – gasp! – the long-awaited “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” will debut. (603-436-2543)

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  • Out & About

    Daily Hampshire Gazette Hampshire life, April 20, 1984 Out & About Nancy Frazier “You’re dead, Freaks!! Nobody trespasses on Purple Dragon turf and gets away with it… Especially when they’re wearing stupid Turtle costumes!” These words are shouted in a dark, trash-strewn alley where 15 members of the Purple Dragons, the toughest street gang on the east side, are ...

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  • Our first article in the Comics Buyers Guide

    Mirage Studios of Dover, N.H., has announced the publication of it. first comic book, featuring Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. This 40-page book will be printed in black and white on newsprint, with a two-color cover printed on glossy stock. The book was conceived, written, and drawn by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird and follow the ...

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