An asteroid plummets to Earth, but its not actually an asteroid, its a spaceship piloted by two of Maligna's warriors, Skul and Bean.
Meanwhile, Ray finds two humpback whales who will return the Turtles to America. They arrive in New Orleans. Man Ray enraged by some shrimping boats not equipped with proper nets to allow for other creatures to swim free. Ray is beaten by the shrimpers (and Captain Mossback) and captured. April goes to get help from the Turtles. Splinter has finally managed to contact the Turtles. Turtles go to save Ray. Battle with Mossback. Turltes win, of course.
Back in New York, Kid Terra arrives at Null's headquarters. He reports on his failures to stop and/or capture the Turtles. Null introduces Terra to his new business partners, Skul and Bean (and by extension the Malignoids).