You heartless monster! Have you no compassion for those who give their lives for you? You are no better than the snaring wretches who serve the evil one"
~ Splinter to the Ninja Tribunal


Splinter is the master of the Ninja Turtles. While his backstory changes through incarnations, this specific Splinter was the pet rat of the master martial artist Hamato Yoshi, originally belonging to Yoshi's late love Tang Shen after he fled with the Utroms. He learned martial arts from mimicking Yoshi's fighting style. The two were unfortunately separated when Yoshi was slain by the Utrom Shredder after the former failed to reveal the locations of the other Utroms. Splinter fled to the sewers, and found the Turtles and taught them martial arts not soon after.

Powers and Stats

Tier: Low 7-C | Unknown. Possibly 5-B to 5-A

Name: Hamato Splinter

Origin: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown (Can't be too old because he's a rat, but is very old fashioned and old looking)

Classification: Mutant rat, Sensei, Martial Artist

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Martial Arts, Can fight really well with a stick and swords

Attack Potency: Small Town level (Is portrayed as at least as strong as the Turtles. Defeated Drako) | Unknown. Possibly Planet level+ to Large Planet level (Should be capable of matching enemies with comparable durability)

Speed: Hypersonic (Can easily keep up with the other turtles)

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: Small Town Class | Unknown. Possibly Planet Class to Large Planet Class

Durability: Small Town level (Took hits from The Shredder) | Unknown. Possibly Planet level+ to Large Planet level (Seemingly survived a beat down from the Mystic Warriors with no real injuries, but this may be an outlier)

Stamina: High (Went through Shredder's heavily booby-trapped tower, won tournaments, etc.)

Range: Extended Melee Range with tail and weapons

Standard Equipment: A walking stick which doubles for a staff

Intelligence: Very high (Is a martial arts master, and constantly gives sage advice. Has a lot of knowledge on alien politics. Won a multiversal tournament.)

Weaknesses: Will risk his life for his sons.

Key: Seasons 1-4 | Season 5/Ninja Tribunal Arc


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  • Father Gascoigne vs Master Splinter

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    • With speed equal i'd give this to Splinter with high difficulty. Both have a lot of combat experience but Gasciogne's skill is somew...
    • With Splinter's current profile stats, this becomes a stomp if speed is equalized, since he's now a class stronger and several ti...