Casey Jones - Outlaw Hero
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987) episode
Casey Jones 1987 tv series
Casey Jones holding Raphael.
Season Code: 3
Episode: 27
Original airdate November 7, 1989
Written by David Wise
Episode chronology
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1989 Season

List of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles episodes


  1. "Beneath These Streets"
  2. "April Fool"
  3. "Sky Turtles"
  4. "Cowabunga Shredhead"
  5. "Invasion of the Turtle Snatchers"
  6. "The Old Switcheroo"
  7. "Turtles on Trial"
  8. "Attack of the 50-Foot Irma"
  9. "The Maltese Hamster"
  10. "The Fifth Turtle"
  11. "Camera Bugged"
  12. "The Ninja Sword of Nowhere"
  13. "Green With Jealousy"
  14. "Take Me to Your Leader"
  15. "Enter the Rat King"
  16. "Turtles at the Earth's Core"
  17. "Burne's Blues"
  18. "20,000 Leaks Under the City"
  19. "Beware the Lotus"
  20. "Leatherhead: Terror of the Swamp"
  21. "Super Bebop & Mighty Rocksteady"
  22. "Blast from the Past"
  23. "Attack of Big MACC"
  24. "The Turtle Terminator"
  25. "The Grybyx"
  26. "Mutagen Monster"
  27. "Casey Jones - Outlaw Hero"
  28. "Michelangelo's Birthday"
  29. "Turtles, Turtles Everywhere"
  30. "Return of the Fly"
  31. "The Making of Metalhead"
  32. "Four Musketurtles"
  33. "Usagi Yojimbo"
  34. "Shredderville"
  35. "Corporate Raiders from Dimension X"
  36. "Usagi Come Home"
  37. "Leatherhead Meets the Rat King"
  38. "Case of the Hot Kimono"
  39. "Pizza by the Shred"
  40. "Bye, Bye, Fly"
  41. "The Gang's All Here"
  42. "The Missing Map"
  43. "The Great Boldini"
  44. "Mister Ogg Goes to Town"
  45. "The Big Rip-Off"
  46. "The Big Break-In"
  47. "The Big Blow Out"

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"Casey Jones - Outlaw Hero" is an episode of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1987 cartoon series.

Plot Synopsis

A masked vigilante known as Casey Jones is striking down criminals all across the city. The Turtles cross paths with him when he mistakes them for criminals and Martian invaders.

Meanwhile Krang has created a robotic bug with the ability to take control of the machines so he can build a device known as the Supersize Knucklehead.




Home media releases


  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Volume 4
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season 3
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Complete Classic Series Collection



  • This marks the first appearance of Casey Jones in the 1987 series.
  • Casey Jones' voice is patterned after Clint Eastwood's renegade cop Dirty Harry Callahan. This is reinforced when Jones says words like dirtbag and punk and utters the line "Go ahead, make my night". A play on the famous quote, "Go ahead, make my day".
  • Splinter does not appear in this episode.
  • This episode features one of many fourth wall breaks when, after jumping off a subway car, Bebop and Rocksteady instruct the audience not to try it at home.


  • Casey used two bats when he smashed up the appliances, but was seen with his sledgehammer in his right hand after he freed the Turtles from the refrigerator. 


  • Leonardo: "Alright Shredder, Hand over that control box!!"
  • Shredder: "To you?! Never!!!"
  • Donatello: Quit stalling, Hand it over!!
  • Raphael: You heard him "chrome-for-brains"!!! 

  • Raphael: Who appointed you judge jury and executioner?
  • Casey Jones: This city's a cesspool of crime. Somebody's gotta clean it up! And that someone is me!
  • Casey Jones: Not even mutant criminals can stop Casey Jones!
  • Raphael: This guy's seen too many Filthy Harry movies!

  • Leonardo: Casey, you wanna fight criminals? Well Shredder is the biggest criminal of all!
  • Raphael: Besides which, he also ripped off your costume idea!
  • Casey Jones: Trademark infringement? How low can ya get?

  • Leonardo: Casey was a strange guy. Reckless, dangerous and totally violent!
  • Raphael: Yeah, I liked him too!


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