Yeah dude. It's kinda weird how they have if like that. In the comics and movies Splinter's just a plain rat. Well, not really, but you get the idea. In the cartoon Splinter was a Japanese dude. Hamato Yoshi or something.
--Previous Message-- : I have a question about Splinter. : I know in the movie, it said Splinter : was always a rat. The ooze just : gave him a lot of special : abilities!! : In the cartoon, for some reason I : remember that Splinter was once a : man, and the ooze turned him into : a rat. Is that correct? I'm : uncertain.... :