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|headquarters = Lower East Side in New York City
 
|headquarters = Lower East Side in New York City
 
|commanders = Hun<br>
 
|commanders = Hun<br>
Dragon Face
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Dragon Face<br>
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Fong (unofficial)<br>
Fong (unofficial)
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Spuds (Northampton branch)<br>
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Johnny (temporary, deceased)<br>
Spuds (Northampton branch)
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Bebop and Rocksteady (temporary)
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Johnny (temporary, deceased)
 
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Bebop & Rocksteady (temporary)
 
 
|agents = Bam-Bam<br>
 
|agents = Bam-Bam<br>
Claw
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Claw<br>
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Dagger<br>
Dagger
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Max<br>
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Mohawk<br>
Max
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Ruffington<br>
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Spike #1 and Spike #2<br>
Mohawk
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Sunny<br>
<br>
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Two Ton<br>
Ruffington
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Vang<br>
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Waxer<br>
Spike #1 and Spike #2
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Tsoi<br>
<br>
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Sid<br>
Sunny
 
<br>
 
Two Ton
 
<br>
 
Vang
 
<br>
 
Waxer
 
<br>
 
Tsoi
 
<br>
 
Sid
 
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Angel (defected)
 
Angel (defected)
 
|skills = Proficient melee fighters<br>
 
|skills = Proficient melee fighters<br>
Numerical strength
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Numerical strength<br>
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Tenacity and persistence<br>
Tenacity and persistence
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Allied with Foot Clan<br>
<br>
 
Allied with Foot Clan
 
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Being dangerous
 
Being dangerous
 
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<br>
 
Numerous quantities of members to help the gang
 
Numerous quantities of members to help the gang
 
|goals = Dominate NYC.<br>
 
|goals = Dominate NYC.<br>
Stand its own two feet and spread its own influence in the NYC.
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Stand its own two feet and spread its own influence in the NYC.<br>
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Become Foot Clan's equal.<br>
Become Foot Clan's equal.
 
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Kill TMNT and their associates.
 
Kill TMNT and their associates.
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|type of villains = Thuggish Criminals}} {{Quote|Nobody messes with the Purple Dragons.|[[John (TMNT)|Johnny]], a member of the Purple Dragons gang.}}
 
{{Quote|Nobody messes with the Purple Dragons.|[[John (TMNT)|Johnny]], a member of the Purple Dragons gang.}}
 
   
[[File:Dragon logo.jpg|thumb|175px|right|Purple Dragon symbol]]The '''Purple Dragons''' are a street gang led by [[Hun]] that often fight the Ninja Turtles and antagonists in the ''Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles'' comics, animated TV series, and video games.
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The '''Purple Dragons''' are a street gang led by [[Hun]] that often fight the Ninja Turtles and antagonists in the ''Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles'' comics, animated TV series, and video games.
   
 
== Biography ==
 
== Biography ==
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According to Chapter 13: Back into the Shadows, the renegade NYC Foot Clan leader Eikichi Gotoh holds the Purple Dragons in contempt as an organization, because Purple Dragon members only follow their own individual desires, whereas the NYC Foot Clan establishes a common group goal that is served by all its members as a whole. An unnamed gang that is similar to Purple Dragons was featured in 1987 TV Series. They were led by [[Bebop & Rocksteady]].
 
According to Chapter 13: Back into the Shadows, the renegade NYC Foot Clan leader Eikichi Gotoh holds the Purple Dragons in contempt as an organization, because Purple Dragon members only follow their own individual desires, whereas the NYC Foot Clan establishes a common group goal that is served by all its members as a whole. An unnamed gang that is similar to Purple Dragons was featured in 1987 TV Series. They were led by [[Bebop & Rocksteady]].
   
In the 2012 series, the Purple Dragons are a Chinese American gang that, up until ''Casey Jones vs The'' ''Underworld'', consisted of 3 members, Fong, the unofficial leader who (occasionally) wields a butcher knife, Sid, the muscle who (occasionally) wields an axe and Tsoi, a mustached middle-man who (occasionally) wields a sledgehammer. The Purple Dragons mostly commit stereotypical street level crimes, mugging citizens, robbing bank vaults, forcing business owners to pay protection money and doing lackey work for bigger crime lords ([[Shredder (2012 TMNT)|Shredder]] and one off villain [[Ho Pan]]). Unlike in other versions, the Purple Dragons are portrayed as straight up joke villains who couldn't put up a single decent fight with the teenage Casey Jones, much less the turtles.
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[[File:Dragon logo.jpg|thumb|left|150px|Purple Dragon symbol]]In the 2012 series, the Purple Dragons are a Chinese American gang that, up until ''Casey Jones vs The'' ''Underworld'', consisted of 3 members, Fong, the unofficial leader who (occasionally) wields a butcher knife, Sid, the muscle who (occasionally) wields an axe and Tsoi, a mustached middle-man who (occasionally) wields a sledgehammer. The Purple Dragons mostly commit stereotypical street level crimes, mugging citizens, robbing bank vaults, forcing business owners to pay protection money and doing lackey work for bigger crime lords ([[Shredder (2012 TMNT)|Shredder]] and one off villain [[Ho Pan]]). Unlike in other versions, the Purple Dragons are portrayed as straight up joke villains who couldn't put up a single decent fight with the teenage Casey Jones, much less the turtles.
   
 
Despite their numerous failures, the Dragons are a respected and feared gang who commit crimes in broad daylight unopposed. In ''Casey Jones vs The Underworld, ''the Dragons become a much bigger threat when they are now lead by Hun, who, unlike in the 2003 version, is a quick and nimble martial arts master who is clearly a homage to Bruce Lee. With Hun in tow, the Purple Dragons are now seen as a much bigger, yet slightly inconsistent, threat who now can easily take on the likes of Casey Jones, Michelangelo and [[Karai (TMNT 2012)|Karai]] with her friend Shinigami at the same time.
 
Despite their numerous failures, the Dragons are a respected and feared gang who commit crimes in broad daylight unopposed. In ''Casey Jones vs The Underworld, ''the Dragons become a much bigger threat when they are now lead by Hun, who, unlike in the 2003 version, is a quick and nimble martial arts master who is clearly a homage to Bruce Lee. With Hun in tow, the Purple Dragons are now seen as a much bigger, yet slightly inconsistent, threat who now can easily take on the likes of Casey Jones, Michelangelo and [[Karai (TMNT 2012)|Karai]] with her friend Shinigami at the same time.
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[[Category:Psychopath]]
 
[[Category:Psychopath]]
 
[[Category:Criminals]]
 
[[Category:Criminals]]
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[[Category:Gangs]]
 
[[Category:Martial Artists]]
 
[[Category:Martial Artists]]
 
[[Category:Weapons Dealer]]
 
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[[Category:Destroyers]]
 
[[Category:Destroyers]]
 
[[Category:Possessed/Brainwashed]]
 
[[Category:Possessed/Brainwashed]]
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[[Category:Science Fantasy Villains]]

Revision as of 19:35, December 23, 2017

Nobody messes with the Purple Dragons.
~ Johnny, a member of the Purple Dragons gang.

The Purple Dragons are a street gang led by Hun that often fight the Ninja Turtles and antagonists in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics, animated TV series, and video games.

Biography

They mostly commit robberies and threaten people. They're one of the most dangerous street gangs in all of New York City (if not the most dangerous), and they work for the Shredder on most occasions.

In MNT Gaiden, Purple Dragons are a favorite target of vigilante fights involving Raphael Hamato, Casey Jones and Shadow Jones, the latter two fighting the Purple Dragons while masked.

According to Chapter 13: Back into the Shadows, the renegade NYC Foot Clan leader Eikichi Gotoh holds the Purple Dragons in contempt as an organization, because Purple Dragon members only follow their own individual desires, whereas the NYC Foot Clan establishes a common group goal that is served by all its members as a whole. An unnamed gang that is similar to Purple Dragons was featured in 1987 TV Series. They were led by Bebop & Rocksteady.

Dragon logo

Purple Dragon symbol

In the 2012 series, the Purple Dragons are a Chinese American gang that, up until Casey Jones vs The Underworld, consisted of 3 members, Fong, the unofficial leader who (occasionally) wields a butcher knife, Sid, the muscle who (occasionally) wields an axe and Tsoi, a mustached middle-man who (occasionally) wields a sledgehammer. The Purple Dragons mostly commit stereotypical street level crimes, mugging citizens, robbing bank vaults, forcing business owners to pay protection money and doing lackey work for bigger crime lords (Shredder and one off villain Ho Pan). Unlike in other versions, the Purple Dragons are portrayed as straight up joke villains who couldn't put up a single decent fight with the teenage Casey Jones, much less the turtles.

Despite their numerous failures, the Dragons are a respected and feared gang who commit crimes in broad daylight unopposed. In Casey Jones vs The Underworld, the Dragons become a much bigger threat when they are now lead by Hun, who, unlike in the 2003 version, is a quick and nimble martial arts master who is clearly a homage to Bruce Lee. With Hun in tow, the Purple Dragons are now seen as a much bigger, yet slightly inconsistent, threat who now can easily take on the likes of Casey Jones, Michelangelo and Karai with her friend Shinigami at the same time.

Members

Trivia

           Tmnt-51e57cb534568 Villains

Comics
Shredder (Mirage, Archie,IDW, Mirage Comics, Raphael, Doctor Shreddarius & Lady Shredder) | Foot Clan | Foot Elite | Karai | Ch'rell | Baxter Stockman (IDW) | Krang (IDW) | Hun | Purple Dragons | Adolf Hitler | Ninjara | Slash | Leatherhead | Triceratons | Commander Mozar | Zanramon | Shredder Clones | Tokka & Rahzar | Alopex | Kitsune | Koya | Bludgeon | Rat King | Agent Bishop | Bebop and Rocksteady | Savanti Romero | Darius Dun | Tatsu | Master Sliver | General Tragg | Dragon | Null | Maligna | Armaggon | Old Hob

Television
1987 TV series: Shredder (1987) | Bebop & Rocksteady (1987) | Baxter Stockman (1987) | Krang (1987) | Rat King (1987) | Lord Dregg (1987) | Antrax (1987) | Barney Stockman | Don Turtelli | General Tragg | Groundchuck & Dirtbag | Krangazoids
1997 TV series: Dragon Lord | Wick | VamMi
2003 TV series: Utrom Shredder (Tengu Shredder & Cyber Shredder) | Karai | Baxter Stockman | Rat King | Drako | Ultimate Ninja | Hun | Darius Dun | Sh'Okanabo | Dark Turtles | Viral | Torbin Zixx | Commander Mozar | General Blanque | Lonae | Abigail Finn | Parker | Harry Parker | Zanramon | Kluh | Ammag | Levram Wizard | Dragon Face | Johnny | Yukio Mashimi | Moriah | Weasel | Master Sliver | Savanti Romero | Agent Bishop | Triple Threat | Nano | Mephos | Boss Zukko | High Mage | Lord Hebi
2012 TV series: Shredder (2012) | Karai (2012) | Rat King (2012) | Tatsu (2012) | Bebop (2012) | Rocksteady (2012) | Baxter Stockman (2012) | Antrax (2012) | Lord Dregg (2012) | Savanti Romero (2012) | Kraang Prime | Kraang Subprime | The Kraang | Kavaxas | Tiger Claw | Slash | Fishface | Rahzar | Newtralizer | Armaggon | Za-Naron | Dracula (TMNT) | Justin | Pizza Face | Chrome Dome | Dream Beavers | Speed Demon | Chimera | Koga Takuza | Spy-Roach | Maximus Kong | Jei
Rise of the TMNT: Baron Draxum | Huggin & Muninn | Albearto | Baxter Stockboy | Big Mama | Meat Sweats | Hypno-Potamus | Foot Brute | Foot Lieutenant | Warren Stone | Repo Mantis | Evil League of Mutants | Shredder | Kendra | Marcus Moncrief

Movies
TMNT 1 & 2: Foot Clan (Shredder, Tatsu, Tokka & Rahzar)
TMNT 3: Walker | Lord Norinaga
TMNT (2007): Stone Generals (Aguila, Gato & Mono) | Foot Clan (Karai)
TMNT (2014): Foot Clan (Shredder, Eric Sacks, Karai & Baxter Stockman)
TMNT: Out of the Shadows: Krang | Foot Clan (Shredder, Karai, Baxter Stockman, Bebop and Rocksteady)
Batman vs. TMNT: Foot Clan (Shredder & Baxter Stockman) | League of Assassins (Ra's al Ghul, Ubu & Talia al Ghul) | Joker | Harley Quinn | Scarecrow | Mr. Freeze | Poison Ivy | Bane | Two-Face | Penguin

Video Games
Mechaturtle | Shogun | Tora

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