It all started with four pet turtles and a canister of alien ooze. When the turtles are accidentally bathed in the strange glowing green slime, they begin to grow. To change. To mutate. Raised in the sewers of New York City by their wise sensei, Master Splinter, they are schooled in the ancient and martial arts of Ninjitsu, mastering skills of stealth, weapons and fighting. Leonardo! Raphael! Donatello! Michelangelo! Splinter forges these four teenage turtles into one supreme green fighting machine! But there are other ninjas on the loose in the big city-evil ninjas-the Foot Ninjas! Highly trained operatives of one of the most powerful and deadly men on the planet; Oroku Saki, also known as the Shredder! One look at him in his multi-bladed battle armor, and you know how he got his name! And when they meet up-.get ready for some serious butt-kickin' ninja action! The all new adventures of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!