Hey, remember that animated Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles crossover that was announced at Comic-Con? Well, now Comic Book Resources has the first issue’s various covers, providing our first look at the new miniseries, and while they are all very different, they’re all great.


The crossover has the characters in their animated form, i.e. a Batman: The Animated Series-style Batman and TMNT: Amazing Adventures-style Turtles. The four covers revealed by Comic Book Resources each put a different spin on that basic idea. Here’s my favorite, but you’ll have to go to Comic Book Resources to see the rest:

Yes, I’m biased: it’s the one that makes me want to watch TAS all over again. Here’s the official summary for Batman/TMNT Adventures #1, by the way:


When villains start to mysteriously escape Arkham, Batman seeks to track them down. What happens when he discovers that they have left Gotham completely… and entered the TMNT’s New York City?

Batman/TMNT Adventures is written by Matthew K. Manning and with art by TMNT: Amazing Adventures artist Jon Sommariva. Issue #1 arrives November 9.