Leatherhead: Terror of the Swamp

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (2)

  • April: I never thought it would end like this: hanging in a net, captured by a mutant alligator! Raphael: Yeah, life sure takes funny twists, doesn't it?

  • Michaelangelo: Shred-head and Leatherhead joining forces? Shredder: And, why not? Two heads are better than one! (Shredder transforms into a child) Baby Shredder: Krang! Help! I need to grow up! Krang: (Chuckles) I've been trying to tell you that for years!

Notes (4)

  • This is the first time that Shredder's voice is done by someone else.

  • Episode included on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Volume 5 DVD.

  • This marks the first time in the series where someone becomes a little kid, in this case, the Shredder. It happens to Mike and Leo in "Back to the Egg," Raph, Don, and Leo(again) in "Adventures in Turtle-Sitting," and Bebop and Rocksteady(sort of) in "The Irish Jig is Up."

  • Greg Berg voiced Bebop and Donatello, and Jim Cummings did the voices of Shredder and Leatherhead.

Trivia (3)

  • April's age is finally revealed in this episode.

  • First appearence of Leatherhead.

  • Episode included on the VHS 'Bad Guys' series titled, Turtles vs. Leatherhead.

Allusions (2)

  • Ghengis: Who ya gonna call? Gatorbusters? This is a reference to the Ghostbuster theme song.

  • Leatherhead: Ah guarantee! This is the catchphrase of the famous Cajun chef, Paul Prudhomme.