With next month’s debut of Daredevil on Netflix, Marvel’s answer to Batman will be gaining a whole new audience. A great many people completely unfamiliar with the character will soon be binge watching the adventures of comic’s greatest blind lawyer.
As more and more is revealed about the character and his origins there’s a risk that much like the astonishingly ill-informed Kanye West fans who tweeted asking who Paul McCartney was,
we may start seeing tweets like this…
So as a public service, let me set the record straight. TMNT paid tribute, homage, ripped off – whatever you want to call it, to Daredevil – not the other way around.