This Breathing Isle, this Beating Heart: “Avalon” Part One

“Why, it’s me, Tom!  I was but a lad in Castle Wyvern, the night that the vikings destroyed your clan.  But there’s no time to explain now!  We must go: the eggs are in danger!” — Tom



Written by: Lydia C. Marano
Original Air Date: November 20, 1995
Introduces: Kenneth II, Constantine, Finella, Maol Chalvim, Angela (Unnamed), Gabriel (Unnamed), Boudicca (Unnamed), Avalon
Timeline placement: October 1, 994 – September 28, 995 (The Past); December 27  – December 28, 1995 (The Present)
TMNT episode I could make a forced comparison to: “Legend of the Five Dragons”.


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Regular People: “Secret Origins” Part Two

“Uh-oh!  Here comes the Shredder’s great-great grandpappy!” Leonardo

Secret Origins 2

Written by: Mike Ryan
Original Air Date: January 24, 2004
Recap Narrator: Donatello
Characters and Concepts Introduced: National Guard General
Gargoyles episode I could make a forced comparison to: “City of Stone”, “Legion”

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Gargoyles x TMNT: OP

One of the things I told myself I was definitively eventually do is create a fan opening for the Gargoyles / TMNT crossover in my head.  I selected footage, thought of songs, but in the end, nothing came of it until this week, when, in a rare burst of focus, I managed to conceive, edit, and finish this AMV.  While nowhere near Yoraee level, I’m rather proud of it.   Let me know what you think!

TMNT (2012) New Episode Open Thread

What the?  Has the episode been leaked already?  In any case, discuss it here.