Varanon appears in the 2012 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon.
Varanon is a planet outside the Federation's jurisdiction. This is where the Turtles stopped so Fugitoid could repair and refuel the Ulixes spacecraft in the first episode of the fourth season.
- Beyond The Known Universe - The Turtles, April, and Casey get on the bad side of several alien merchants and locals, who chase after them until they run into the dreaded Lord Vringath Dregg,
- The spaceport on the planet of Varanon is inspired on the Mos Eiley spaceport in the planet Tattooine from the Star Wars franchise. Both spaceports are known for being filled with all kinds of criminals.