Yesterday the first full trailer for Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was released, and I have to say that personally I was pretty impressed. Have you seen it yet? If not, watch it now. Your childhood will thank you. But then after you’ve finished the trailer, you might want to see what places like Tumblr and Reddit are saying about the new look of the turtles. People seem to feel that the characters look a little too much like Shrek. And once you hear that, you can’t un-see the resemblance. I’m sorry but I have to show you what I mean.
See? The comparison makes a lot of sense when you think about it. But the funny photoshops don’t stop at Shrek. People have been superimposing other things that they imagined Michelangelo could be holding up. Here’s the best of what we found so far (plus one bonus pic that shows a return to a meme once forgotten):