Final ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem’ Trailer Arrives With First Reviews

The heroes in a half-shell are back!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Mutant Mayhem

The long-awaited final trailer for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem is here, and the initial reviews are just as impactful. The hotly-anticipated animated feature currently sits at an eye-popping 96% on Rotten Tomatoes, with over 30 critics weighing in.

For those unfamiliar, Rotten Tomatoes stands as one of the most trusted review-aggregation sites for movies, making this early high score for Mutant Mayhem a notable achievement. This latest chapter in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles saga has hit the ground running, proving once again that this franchise still has plenty of fight left in it.

So what can fans expect from the Heroes in a Half Shell this time around? The final Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem trailer promises a heart-racing blend of old-school nostalgia and cutting-edge animation. The sneak peek arrives hot on the heels of Paramount’s announcement of both a Mutant Mayhem sequel and spin-off series.

What to expect from the TMNT movie

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem is being directed by Jeff Rowe, who previously worked on The Mitchells vs. the Machines. The script for Mutant Mayhem was written by Brendan O’Brien, with Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and James Weaver serving as producers via their Point Grey Productions banner.

The official Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem synopsis teases that “after years of being sheltered from the human world, the Turtle brothers set out to win the hearts of New Yorkers and be accepted as normal teenagers through heroic acts. Their new friend April O’Neil helps them take on a mysterious crime syndicate, but they soon get in over their heads when an army of mutants is unleashed upon them.”

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem opens on August 4, 2023. Stay tuned for the latest news regarding the animated TMNT movie and make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel for more content!

Michael Bezanidis

Michael Bezanidis

Michael is the Managing Editor of Heroic Hollywood. When he's not playing video games, he's usually writing about film and television.