"Hey, come now the Hero Turtles, super strong Hero Turtles, everyone knows the Hero Turtles" - The four mutant turtles should really know any. But where do the names of the four Ninja Turtles?
The official name of the four comic hero is "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", in Europe but they are also "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" called. The name change is not about two different series. Much more the name of the Turtles series for reasons of censorship after importing "Ninja" in "Hero" was changed. Protection of young people saw the name "Ninja" too gewältige connotation for young viewers.
Character Posters of the Turtles*
Ninja Turtles names and naming
Censorship captured not only the name of the Turtles, but also some elements within the series. Among other things, the use of Michelangelo's nunchucks and other scenes was attenuated with weapons use. For the 2003 tarnished Turtles series censorship provisions were toned down and keep the original name.
These are the names Ninja Turtles
When naming the Turtles, the creators of the series have come up with something special. Sponsors for the names of the four Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo Buoarotti, Raffael Santi Donato di Niccolo di Betto Bardi, shortly Donatello.
- Leonardo bears the blue mask. He is the oldest of the four Turtles and thus simultaneously leader of the ninjas. The load as a leader is to be noted him one or two times during the series, but Leonardo long-term growth in this task. As a weapon he uses two katana swords. Named after Leonardo da Vinci is among other things responsible for the painting of the Mona Lisa. In addition, he was a gifted inventor. Out of his head as the first developments of a parachute, a tank and a flying slider come.
- Raphael has red mask and is regarded as the thickness of the head group. He regularly lands due to its quick-tempered and arrogant way into trouble. Is he outwardly cool and approachable, yet he is always on the spot when Raphael is needed. As a weapon he uses two three-pronged Sai. Named Raffaello Santi received mainly as a painter in the history books. Among other various Madonnas come from his hand.
- Michelangelo has the orange-colored mask. He is the youngest and also the silliest of the four mutant turtles. Michelangelo has regularly a saying on the lips and sees life as fun and games. As weapons he uses two nunchucks. Namesake Michelangelo Buonarroti has made, among others, as a painter, sculptor, architect and poet name. Highlight of his work is the brush painting on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel.
- Last but not least, with the Donatello purple mask to the four battle toads. He is distinguished by particularly his technical knowledge. Especially gifted Donatello is in using computers and automotive mechanics. As a weapon he uses the Battle Staff Bo. It is named after the Italian sculptor who became famous especially for his David.
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