Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin Game is in Active Development

Game publisher THQ Nordic has released a teaser for the upcoming ‘official’ game adaptation of the popular comic book miniseries Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin. The teaser unveiled at THQ Nordic’s latest digital showcase does not reveal anything about the game but confirms the news from earlier this year about a game adaptation of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin. 

It is now confirmed that the game is in active development by the developer Black Forest Games, known for their games like Titan Quest, Destroy All Humans! 2020 Remaster, the multiplayer component Destroy All Humans! Clone Carnage, and Destroy All Humans! 2. While the release date or release window of the game has not been confirmed yet, it’s been announced that the game is going to be released for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.

Who is the Last Ronin? In a future, battle-ravaged New York City, a lone surviving Turtle embarks on a seemingly hopeless mission seeking justice for the family he lost. From the minds of the creators of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and based on the best-selling comic book event by Eastman, Waltz, Bishop, Delgado, and the Escorza Brothers: the official video game adaptation of TMNT: The Last Ronin.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin Game Description by THQ Nordic

About Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin

For those who don’t know, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin is a comic book miniseries published by IDW Publishing, based on the popular Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise. The series was first released in October 2020 and was written by Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird, and Tom Waltz, with art by Esau and Isaac Escorza.

The story is set in a dystopian future where New York City has fallen to a dystopian regime ruled by the villainous Foot Clan. The Turtles have been separated and defeated, and only one of them remains as the “last ronin.” The identity of the last surviving Turtle is initially kept a mystery but is eventually revealed over the course of the story. The series explores themes of loss, legacy, and the impact of the Turtles’ long history of battles.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin | IDW Publishing

The Last Ronin storyline was originally conceived by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird in the 1980s, but it was not fully developed until this comic series. It was highly anticipated by fans due to its unique take on the Turtles’ lore and the mature and gritty tone of the story.

The series was released as a five-issue miniseries and garnered significant attention for its darker and more mature themes compared to previous Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles adaptations. It has been praised for its emotional depth, character development, and exploration of the Turtles’ enduring legacy.

So it’s definitely exciting news for fans of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin comic series. The comic series is also getting a sequel later this year. What are your thoughts about this news? Are you looking forward to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin game? Let us know in the comments section below.


Abdullah Amin

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