Casey Jones Jr. has a shocking connection to the Turtles, as a new power was revealed in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin.
Warning! Spoilers for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #4 below
In Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #4, Michelangelo just realized Casey Jones Jr. is more special than he previously believed, and the Turtles are a big reason why. In a shocking twist, the daughter of April O’Neil and Casey Jones is revealed to have been affected by trace amounts of the mutant DNA from her parent’s exposure to the Turtles – leading to gaining some special abilities.
In the dark Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin series, Michelangelo is the last surviving Turtle. His brothers and Master Splinter perished in the ongoing war with the Foot Clan, leading to the hero becoming suicidal. April O’Neil and her daughter Casey Jones Jr. found Michelangelo’s bloody body and helped bring him back to health, so they could join him in avenging their fallen family. With Casey Jones sacrificing his life in the war, April raised Casey Jones Jr. by herself – but she still has a surprising connection to the Turtles that makes her the perfect person to team up with Michelangelo.