The Honcho Round-up #66: Saying goodbye to the 2012 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

By Alex Wiggan Hi heroes! The time has come. With a very heavy heart we must bid farewell to the 2012 incarnation of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. After five seasons, 124 episodes and a couple of specials, Nickelodeon has finally closed the chapter on the current era of the Turtles. So, that’s no more Ice Cream Kitty, no more … Continue reading

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SDCC: Ninja Ghostbusters, Dimension X and Aliens

By Alex Wiggan Day one of San Diego Comic-Con 2017 is in full swing and the first piece of news arrives in the form of two fantastic looking toy releases for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and some new – and pretty swish – Aliens toys. First up is a set of TMNT/Ghostbusters figures, which are being produced by Playmates. The … Continue reading

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The Honcho Round-up #38: TMNT Summer Shorts

By Alex Wiggan Hi heroes! This summer, Nickelodeon is releasing a series of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles shorts, called… er… TMNT Summer Shorts. The shorts – which run anywhere between two and five minutes a piece – are available to view (for FREE) on Nickelodeon’s official YouTube channel and the first six are available now! The first short arrived on … Continue reading

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Turtle-inspired Alien toys on the way from NECA

By Alex Wiggan Exciting news folks – especially if you’re a fan of both the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Aliens – as NECA has a very exciting release on the way. Remember that classic episode of the ‘80s Turtle ‘toon titled, ‘The Case of the Killer Pizzas’? You know the one – it had a bunch of yellow aliens … Continue reading

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Reviewed: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Funko Universe – One Shot

By Alex Wiggan Here at the Honcho-SFX blog we LOVE a good comic and this week we’ve been treated to a very good comic – a very good comic indeed. And if you’re a Turtles fan, you’ll want to pick it up. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Funko Universe – One Shot is a one-off comic featuring the Teenage Mutant Ninja … Continue reading

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Feel Good Friday: The simple things in life

By Alex Wiggan Morning – how’s your Friday shaping up? We don’t want to brag, but ours is going pretty well. Why? Well, it’s quite simple really: because we’re currently tucking into this little beauty (see right). What we have here is Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles pasta shapes (in a tomato sauce) on toast. Of course, the picture was taken … Continue reading

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Five ‘80s cartoons we want to see on Netflix

By Alex Wiggan In recent months, Netflix has become the go-to place to watch cartoon classics. From He-Man and She-Ra to The Real Ghostbusters, the streaming service is currently feeding our need for TV shows of our youth. But it’s not enough. Sorry Netflix, we love you and all (we really do), but we want more. As much as we … Continue reading

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New Turtles cartoon on the way

By Alex Wiggan If you’re a fan of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, we have good news and we have bad news. The good news: A brand new Turtles cartoon will be hitting the airwaves in 2018. The new show – featuring 2D animation – will reboot the Turtles mythology for a new audience. The bad news is: In order … Continue reading

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Remembering the ‘00s Turtles ‘toon

By Alex Wiggan For anyone growing up in the late ’80s and early ’90s, the Teenage Mutant Ninja (Hero) Turtles were the best thing since sliced pizza. Each week kids tuned in to watch the antics of Leonardo, Donatello, Raphael and Michelangelo as they battled the evil forces of Shredder and Krang. Sadly those kids grew up and soon realised … Continue reading

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Eighties Christmas toys V their modern counterparts

By Alex Wiggan It’s getting closer to Christmas, which means it’s time for the Honcho-SFX blog to reminisce about all the great toys of Christmas past (aka the ‘80s). Oh, this is our favourite time of the year. From He-Man to Nintendo, we’re taking a look at six of the best-loved toys of the 1980s and comparing them to their … Continue reading

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