He later becomes a vigilante who hunts criminals, mutants and anything that he thinks threatens "his" city in season two's episode "The Good, The Bad and Casey Jones" and becomes an ally to the turtles, specifically Raphael who becomes his best friend. Four teenage mutant ninja turtles emerge from the shadows to … Casey Jones was the rounder’s name. Said this is the trip to the Promised Land. By the four part episode "Finale," Shredder regained his power of speech and made the Foot Recruit his new general after the Foot Lieutenant and the Foot Brute were trapped upon the collapse of Baron Draxum's laboratory. After spreading Gabrielle's ashes, Casey returns to New York with Shadow to stay with his mother. It is implied that Casey had gone away for a while, explaining his absence in the second film. In the Fast Forward (sixth) season, the Turtles and Splinter are transported to 2105, where they meet April and Casey's great grandson, Cody Jones, the heir to O'Neil Tech, a company created by April, Casey and Donatello after the turtles return to their own time. In Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the series introduced a genderbent version of the character named Cassandra "Casey" Jones who is voiced by Zelda Williams. When he pulled out of the Memphis station in the early hours of April 30, the train was running late so he hurried to make up for lost time. The fourth issue of the Dreamwave Productions series (based on the 2003 animated series) focused entirely on Casey Jones. In the first film, he is portrayed by Elias Koteas. Enraged, Hun had beaten him to within an inch of his life as Casey is forced to see Hun inside his eye pupil. In the TMNT series released by IDW Publishing, Casey is a young college scholarship holder. Early on, Casey meets April and there is an initial attraction.  In the tie-in prequel comic on the official website, Raphael spots some graffiti on a sewer wall that says, "Jones is everywhere! The songs helped turn Jones into a folk hero and his story later was dramatized on radio and TV. In the Back to the Sewers (seventh) season, Casey proposes marriage to her. So I came up with the idea of this character who would be called Casey Jones and he would have two bats as his main weapon, and he would wear a hockey mask and sweats – just something he cobbled together. Casey's mom then goes searching for her husband and vanishes, too. He started his career with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles when he ran into Raphael beating up a pair of muggers. Enticed by examples from TV, Casey decided to do something about the crime in the streets. Upon his mother's death by cancer, his father became an alcoholic thug who would vent his daily frustration on his son. Casey Jones (Original, Play, Drama) opened in New York City Feb 19, 1938 and played through Mar 1938. Casey Jones joins the Turtles to assist them against the Shredder and the Foot, mentions to April that he was a professional ice hockey player until he got injured, and ultimately rescues Splinter from the Foot's headquarters and crushes the Shredder in a garbage truck. When Casey was a little kid, he was worried that his dad should give into the Purple Dragons and their protection racket, lest something bad happen. "The Ballad of Casey Jones", also known as "Casey Jones, the Brave Engineer" or simply "Casey Jones", is a traditional American folk song about railroad engineer Casey Jones and his death at the controls of the train he was driving. It was made by Aladdin in 1960. He loves motorcycles. In the Crossover Tales saga, Casey assists the Turtles and their 1980s counterparts in stopping Krang and the 1980s counterpart of the Shredder. In 1909, a pair of song writers published “Casey Jones,” based in part on the earlier melodies; it went on to become a hit for various recording artists. Born John Luther Jones in Missouri in 1863, the future folk hero moved with his family as a boy to Cayce, Kentucky, the town from which he got his nickname. When he meets Raphael in costume, the latter is at first confused as to how he was able to figure it out, where Casey responds, "Wasn't that hard, man. 13,44. Later, Casey teams up with the Turtles and the Mighty Mutanimals to put an end to Zeck and Steranko in "The Big Blowout". In a chance encounter, Casey is reunited with April when she comes to buy the apartment building owned by Casey's mother. This results in a strain that is Mostly Sativa. In most installments and all related media, Casey Jones has been portrayed by several actors. Though initially uninterested in what he has to say, Casey eventually bonds with Raphael after he loses to Raph in a bike race and begins listening to his lessons. Later, he comes to the aid of the Turtles, Splinter and April O'Neil when they are attacked by the resurrected Shredder at April's home. Original Series 1989 Release. ), American railroad engineer whose death as celebrated in the ballad “Casey Jones” made him a folk hero. He makes a pair of homemade roller blades and uses a lead pipe like a hockey stick to defeat them. 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By volume four, he and April are married, raising Shadow as their daughter and trying to have a child of their own. In the Monstrous Tales saga, Casey turns into a vampire, along with April, Donatello and Raphael, until he returns to normal, due to Mikey defeating Dracula. Casey Jones is a sports equipment-themed vigilante and an ally of the Ninja Turtles. The film ends with Casey and April arranging to go on a date. Casey, Raphael, and the other turtles proceed to team up and defeat a gang of Purple Dragons. Before her identity was revealed, she was originally known as the Foot Recruit of the Foot Clan who debuted in "Hot Soup: The Game.". The badly beaten Casey refused to lie down and take Hun's blows. It is also revealed in "The Lesson" that this came from a young Casey being unable to pronounce "gorogoro-sama", a battle cry literally meaning "Mr. Thunder", that young Michelangelo kept trying to teach him. In season three's "Casey Jones VS. And I’m like, "Dude, that’s it!" He speaks in a Brooklyn accent, voiced by Marc Thompson in English and Tokuyoshi Kawashima in Japanese. As a teenager, he began working for the railroads and later moved to Jackson, Tennessee. Casey usually has long dark hair, wears an ice hockey mask and cut-off biking gloves, and carries his weapons in a golf bag over his shoulder. From this point on, Casey becomes a valuable ally of the Turtles, and has a closer friendship with Raphael than in any other incarnation. And they’re a little retarded like me [laughs]. It is revealed in episode "The Lesson" that he and the Turtles had met when they were kids, although neither the Turtles nor Casey are aware of the truth. During a trip to the surface, the young Turtles witness bullies picking on young "Arnie". From there, a version of tune was performed on the vaudeville circuit. The latter is normally called "The Ballad Of Casey Jones" in setlists. Tomb Raider & Indiana Jones. Tracking them to the TCRI building, Jones notices April being pursued by the Foot and grabs from his trunk his hockey stick and mask, which he uses to fight the Foot Clan. He was already well known among Mississippi railroaders for various exploits before he died in the famous train crash of April 30, 1900. This incarnation's personality is on par with Raphael's. A group of Purple Dragon members (led by a young Hun) burned the shop down, killed his father and took his mother and sister hostage. On the last day of April  occurs the 28th anniversary of the death of Casey Jones, probably the most famous of a long line of locomotive engineer heroes who have died at their post of duty, one hand on the whistle and the other on the airbrake lever. This five-page set includes a reading passage on the legend of Casey Jones with related questions to assess comprehension. Casey first appeared in the Raphael solo issue "Me, Myself and I." He does not use a wide array of weapons, opting for just his hockey stick and later a lead pipe. on a 68 wheeler course he won his fame. Casey also has a penchant for speaking in third-person and has a fear of rats, which includes Splinter to an extent. He is introduced in the episode "Mutagen Man Unleashed" as a hockey player who April tutors in school. Ended: Dec 05, 2020. And what has been tweaked is defensible, as the story now has to incorporate the entire team and fit into a season-long story arc. Before being thrown out of the hospital because he lacked insurance, Casey is diagnosed with brain damage from the beating. Domed topped lunchbox with original working hardware. According to legend, Jones died with one hand on the train’s whistle and the other hand on its brake.  Here, Jones is portrayed as a hot-headed prison guard who dreams of being a NYC Detective. Raphael first meets Casey while the vigilante tries to stop a mugging by the Purple Dragons. In the third film, Casey (once again portrayed by Elias Koteas) returns at the Turtles' request to assist Splinter in watching over the four honor guards that were transported to the present when the Turtles would take their place in feudal Japan. Caller called Casey bout half past four. Casey Jones/Original Character(s) Raphael (TMNT) Leonardo (TMNT) Michelangelo (TMNT) Donatello (TMNT) Splinter (TMNT) Hamato Yoshi; Karai (TMNT) Casey Jones; April O'Neil; Summary. The seven escape, and retreat to a farmhouse in Northampton, Massachusetts that once belonged to Casey's grandmother. When the Turtles gear up for a mission, Casey gets a new mask that bears a strong resemblance to his comic counterpart.  Casey Jones is a Feminized and Normal strain created by breeding Trainwreck x Sour Diesel x Thai. In the finale "Wedding Bells and Bytes", they are married, with Raphael serving as the best man and Michelangelo as the maid of honor. He is defeated, at first, but later defeats Hun and prolongs Shredder's plans. It seemed that this traumatic event resulted in several mental and emotional disorders when a reflection of Hun's appears in Casey's eye; explaining his often violent and erratic behavior. As April comes to terms within herself in Alaska, Casey takes to the nightclubs to drown his sorrows. In the series, Casey has a good heart, but is easily enraged and occasionally bumbling. Disguising themselves as a human child, they attempt to teach him self-defense. CASEY JONES. His main catchphrase is the battle cry "Goongala!". During this meeting it's revealed that Casey's real name is Arnold but prefers to use his middle name only. Please review the attached pictures carefully and read the condition section of this listing for details. Shop for casey jones art prints from our community of independent artists and iconic brands. This backstory was later expanded upon in the Dreamwave comics and adopted into the Mirage series. © 2021 A&E Television Networks, LLC. Casey watches as his father's store burns to the ground. The original #382 was scrapped in July 1935, but another 4-6-0 ten-wheeler is currently on display at the Casey Jones Home & Railroad Museum in Jackson, Tennessee in place of the #382. This plotline was left unresolved as the fourth volume came to an abrupt end. Casey drifts off into a delusional state, reassuring himself that his father and mother are still alive, just waiting for Casey to clean the streets of all the Purple Dragons before they can return. Details about Gilbert American Flyer No. Following Jones’s death, Wallace Saunders, an African-American railroad worker in Mississippi, developed a ballad about the fallen engineer that became popular with other men in the railroad yards. Come all you rounders for I want you to hear. He was immortalized as an American folk hero with the release of … During the three-part episode City at War, Casey leaves the farmhouse and begins to drive to Los Angeles, planning to find April, but instead meets a pregnant woman named Gabrielle with whom he falls in love and marries. Casey Jones's fame is largely attributed to the traditional song, “The Ballad of Casey Jones”, also known as "Casey Jones, the Brave Engineer", recorded by, among others, Billy Murray, Mississippi John Hurt, Furry Lewis, Johnny Cash, Ed McCurdy, and played live by the Grateful Dead, as well as Jones' friend Wallace Saunders, an African-American engine wiper for the IC. Like the turtles, Casey Jones is a vigilante, and was created as a parody of vigilante characters that were in comics. This is the Hunter/Garcia original, not to be confused with the traditional song Casey Jones, which the Dead also played, as did Jerry with some of his other bands. The Purple Dragon leader, Hun, then smacks Casey aside with the encouragement that his father pay up. All Rights Reserved. In reality, Casey was driving a 4-6-0 Ten-Wheeler type engine, Illinois Central Railroad No. In a bit of foreshadowing, he uses a bully's hockey stick against them. Born in 1995 in New York City to a former NHL player, Casey Jones has kept failing miserably in high school, and was assigned to be tutored by April O'Neil so that he can continue playing on his hockey team. Casey Jones, byname of John Luther Jones, (born March 14, 1864, southeastern Missouri, U.S.—died April 30, 1900, near Vaughan, Miss. In the Japanese version, he was voiced by Issei Futamata and Akio Ōtsuka (NHK-BS2 Version). Raphael kept his skull and helmet, which was attached to a bomb that he used to take down Maximus Kong's vehicle. Near Complete - with original accessories shown (missing 2 baseball bats). Casey was voiced by Pat Fraley. "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" issues #48 and #49 (1992), "Shades of Gray", "Raphael" One-shot magazine (1985), "Blind Faith", "Dragons Rising" features a flashback of Casey's father telling him the importance of doing "the right thing." 382, on his fateful trip. And at the last minute, Pete said, "Well why don’t you give him a golf bag and he’ll have all kinds of weapons in it?" Jones remained on board, supposedly to try to slow the train and save his passengers, and was the only person to die in the accident. In the 2003 animated series, Jones has a much more important role. The Most Popular Casey Jones Comic Art at ComicArtFans.com. Casey Jones - Comic Artist. ", which also had his iconic hockey mask painted beside it. Casey Jones is a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles staple, fighting alongside the Turtles with nothing but his sports gear and iconic hockey mask since he debuted in Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird's Raphael #1.. 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