Father characters aren’t well known for being amazing in fiction. It’s the standard stereotype to make them either morons or closed minded for whatever reason. For every five bad fathers in media, we do get a really good dad in fiction and everyone has their favorite. For some it’s Lion King’s Mufasa, for some it’s 1998 Powerpuff Girls’ Professor Utonium, for some it’s Finding Nemo’s Marlin, for me
It’s Master Splinter from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
It’s no secret that TMNT is my favorite franchise of all time with the 2012 series being my favorite cartoon of all time. I’ve already discussed how it’s changed my life and views on cartoons, but let’s just focus on my favorite character from my favorite cartoon/ favorite franchise. Now he didn’t start out as my favorite character, that honor went to Leonardo. However, as time went on, my favorite character evolved to be Splinter, who is a very fa