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Old 05-06-2018, 06:13 PM   #21
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She was great, not perfect but I would also rank her as the best animated April so far. I feel that the writers often found it difficult to implement her into the turtles' random adventures. I wish her design had some yellow somewhere as a short reference to OT April, it didn't have to be a lot, her earings or something small in her pants or whatever. The crop top look fit her and it's only akward when she's wearing a lab coat or in a more formal setting but that's the fault of the designers not giving her another outfit to wear for those scenes. Her re-design was not a bad one i just didn't look like 2k3 April and more of the 2007 one and the yellow bruce lee outfit is ugly even if it's the yellow I wanted.

OT April is great but I mean like most OT characters there just isn't that much to them, odd design but it worked. Nick April sucks, I was not a fan of her being such a big part of the story with the psychic powers crap, I like her outfit but not her face. Rise April has potential since Nick April didn't take advantage of having a Teenage April but I hope teen April doesn't become the norm, I'd rather April have a hologram "Bat" and a pet than psychic powers, I like her outfit but not a fan of the race change.
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Old 05-28-2018, 09:26 AM   #22
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2003 April was sweet and nurturing, yet steadfast and tough when she needed to be. I thought that early in 2k3 she was kind of a surrogate big sister as they learned more about the human world.

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Mirage [is]...a comic about life and how life and the people closest to you just absolutely suck sometimes. It's "adult" in a very real sense, in that it deals with heavy themes that resonate more with adults, not that it's full of blood and titties or whatever.
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[TMNT 1990 director Steve] Barron recognized the early Mirage issues as perfect storyboards. It's a shame no other filmmaker has.
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Old 06-14-2018, 03:51 PM   #23
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I like the fact that she was loyal to the turtles, more than any other animated April. The one from the 80's was more interested in reporting the news, and Nick April was kinda annoying
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Old 06-14-2018, 09:11 PM   #24
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2k3 April is my favorite April so far. I like all of the Aprils but I probably like 2012 April the least, mostly because of her powers. Also I don't care for the concept of child April. I like it more when she is older than the turtles. If done right they can learn from her.

2k3 is the team mom/big sister of the group and that is my favorite interpretation of her.
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Old 06-15-2018, 07:05 AM   #25
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The best incarnation in my opinion. Like Dejablue said, her loyalty to the turtles, along with her ability to stand alone and hold her own, her personality, her smarts and skills, her and Casey’s relationship. All reasons why I believe her to be the best version.
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Old 06-21-2018, 12:42 PM   #26
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Nick April didn't take advantage of having a Teenage April.
What advantages does a teenaged April O'Neil have over an adult?
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