TMNT as well as Usagi Yojimbo Crossover Again in New Collection from Stan Sakai

TMNT and Usagi Yojimbo Crossover Again in New Series from Stan Sakai


Jude Horror right here, completing on the damaging comics information today. Hemorrhaging Amazing Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston generally manages this things, however he got involved in a fistfight with a Beefeater while attempting to burglarize the Tower of London to ferret out a report that the King is purchasing 2000AD (you heard it right here initially — pip pip). Today, we have a news release from IDW introducing a crossover in between 2 of the residential or commercial properties they have not shed to one more author yet: Usagi Yojimbo as well as Teen Mutant Ninja Turtles.* The brand-new collection, created as well as attracted by the fabulous Stan Sakai with shades by Stereo, will certainly release in March as well as is labelled Teen Mutant Ninja Turtles/Usagi Yojimbo: WhereWhen.

We simply informed you! At IDW, in March. Jeeze. Listen.

From journalism launch:

In 1984, the indie comics scene emerged with the production of 2 sustaining sensations: Stan Sakai’s Usagi Yojimbo, as well as Teen Mutant Ninja Turtles developed by Kevin Eastman as well as Peter Laird. Provided both collection’ humanlike heroes, respect for Japanese society, as well as shared regard amongst their very experienced makers, it was not surprising that that both residential or commercial properties would certainly crossover in comics, numerous computer animated collection, as well as plaything lines over the following 4 years.

It takes place to explain the comic:

The Teen Mutant Ninja Turtles seek the wicked cyborg wizard Dr. WhereWhen via a time site…as well as arise in feudal Japan! There, they experience Miyamoto Usagi, twenty years right into the samurai’s future however years after the arrival of Dr. WhereWhen—that has actually currently sculpted himself a fiefdom utilizing mechanical clockwork samurai robotics, with the intent of dominating both the past as well as existing timelines!

As well as allow’s not neglect one of the most integral part of any kind of comics: the covers.

Every single problem of Teen Mutant Ninja Turtles/Usagi Yojimbo: WhereWhen will certainly include a wonderful wraparound cover by Stan Sakai, plus alternative covers by TMNT co-creator Kevin Eastman, Sarah Myer (Teen Mutant Ninja Turtles: Saturday Early Morning Experiences), as well as David Petersen (Computer Mouse Guard). Concern #1 will certainly likewise consist of an empty cover version, best for musicians or perhaps convention compensations.

Right Here’s what Stan Sakai needed to state concerning Teen Mutant Ninja Turtles/Usagi Yojimbo: WhereWhen:

I am so delighted with the tale as well as art for WhereWhen. There is a great deal of feeling as well as, obviously, great deals of activity. I in fact composed this tale concerning 5 years back as well as had actually feared to reach it. In the past, the Turtles have actually fulfilled simply a few of Usagi’s good friends. This moment, everybody is included—Gen, Tomoe, Jotaro, Yukichi, Kitsune, Chizu, as well as much more! This is legendary!

Wow, full marks for the tale as well as art from… the individual that composed as well as attracted it. On an unassociated note, we could not be much more delighted with the award-worthy journalism showed in this short article. Kevin Eastman likewise had something to state concerning all this:

Usagi Yojimbo got here worldwide of comics the similar year as TMNT, as well as our long-lasting individual as well as imaginative connections with the personalities as well as each various other were improved shared love as well as regard for the tool. Whenever Stan Sakai wishes to bring them with each other for a story, I’m one-hundred-percent front row facility.

Search For Teen Mutant Ninja Turtles/Usagi Yojimbo: WhereWhen in shops in March 2023.

*Hemorrhaging Cool’s thankless commenters have actually notified us that IDW in fact DID shed the Usagi Yojimbo permit. Hemorrhaging Cool’s commenters are fortunate we are not Elon Musk, or they would certainly be prohibited right away.

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