4Kids Entertainment Announces New Setting for "TMNT" Television Series
4Kids Entertainment, Inc. today announced a new setting for the fifth season of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles television series scheduled to premiere this fall on 4Kids TV.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Fast Forward catapults Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Raphael ninety-nine (99) years into the future where they emerge from the sewers and no longer have to hide. The year is 2105, and the action heroes take on a whole new look as they face amazing adventures and square off against new foes in an exciting world of cutting-edge technology.
4Kids Entertainment will support the series with an extensive licensing and marketing campaign to launch in July 2006 with a new toy line, featuring a full spectrum of toys including action figures and role playing products from master toy licensee Playmates Toys.
[Source: Business Wire]