A hand-drawn one-of-a-kind cover by Kevin Eastman depicting Splinter. Acquired from the San Diego Comic Art Gallery’s (SDCAG) Hero Initiative TMNT 100 Project Cover Gallery event on June 03, 2016. One of approx. 125 custom covers that were sold / auctioned off for The Hero Initiative. However, this specific cover is one the 17 original covers done by Kevin Eastman specifically for the SDCAG event on June 03, 2016. Featured on Page 113 of The TMNT 100 Project TPB and HC.
Kevin Eastman (co-creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) and IDW Publishing will be hosting the public debut of the Hero Initiative’s “The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 100 Project”!
All 100 original covers from Hero Initiative’s TheTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 100 Project will make their public debut in a gala event here at SDCAG.
IDW Publishing provided special, limited-edition blank covered copies of the landmark Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles#50, and Hero Initiative commissioned 100 well known artists including Dale Keown, Whilce Portacio, Bill Sienkiewicz, Walter Simonson and more to create original drawings right on the covers. All the amazing art will be on display, for one night ONLY, June 3 (the same night as the release of the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows movie)!
And there’s MORE: Kevin Eastman did an additional 15 original covers which will be available for purchase the night of the event and he’ll be live-sketching two additional covers.
TMNT Vol. V #117 from IDW. Original IDW solicitation details below. Available May 12, 2021. Cover A (Sophie Campbell) – regular cover A Cover B (Kevin Eastman) – regular cover B Cover RI (Sam Lofti) – 10 copy (1:10) Retailer Incentive (RI) cover