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This article is about the 2003 series episode, for the 1987 series episode with a similar name see The Beginning of the End.

Beginning of the End
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003) episode
Season Code: S05E05 (Lost Season)
Episode: 109
Original airdate September 20, 2006 (on demand), March 15, 2008 (TV)
Written by Joe Kelly
Supervising Producer Lloyd Goldfine
Producers: Gary Richardson
Frederick U. Fierst
Al Kahn
Norman Grossfeld
Thomas Kenney
Supervising Director  Roy Burdine
Story Editor: Lloyd Goldfine
Episode chronology
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"More Worlds Than One" "Nightmares Recycled"

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Ninja Tribunal

August 7, 2006 - May 4, 2008
List of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles episodes


  1. Lap of the Gods
  2. Demons and Dragons
  3. Legend of the 5 Dragons
  4. More Worlds Than One
  5. Beginning of the End
  6. Nightmares Recycled
  7. Membership Drive
  8. New World Order, Part 1
  9. New World Order, Part 2
  10. Fathers and Sons
  11. Past and Present
  12. Enter the Dragons, Part 1
  13. Enter the Dragons, Part 2

Season 1Season 2Season 3Season 4Ninja TribunalFast Forward - Back to the Sewer

"Beginning of the End" is the fifth episode of the animated series Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003) so-called "Lost Season", which takes place after Season 4 of the series but aired after its sequel Fast Forward.


Major Characters


Voice-over introduction

Foot Mystics: "It is written in the skies! The five shall undo the chains of time and free the dark one. We are the five. And we shall free the master! We shall raise him from his captivity. That he may unleash chaos unto the world. And now is the time! The end has come. And... it begins... tonight."

Plot Synopsis

Returning to the Tribunal Monastery with the second Shredder Artifact, things seem to be going well for our heroes when – deception! Old foes infiltrate the Monastery and pose as members of the Tribunal, duping the rest into handing over the Third Shredder Artifact! With all three keys to evil in their hands, the villains sneak attack the Tribunal and their students with devastating results as the human acolytes and the ninja tribunal are all seeming killed however, The Turtles, Splinter and The Ancient One Survive but with the Shredder's artifacts now in the hands of the mystics, the end of the world is near.


  • Leonardo: No, it can't all have been for nothing! I won't let it be. I will never stop fighting!


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