Not with that attitude you can’t.
Not only that, but he took pains to win them back when his trainees started wanting to train under the dreadnocks instead.
And to win those trainees back, he literally punched out a tank with his bare hands.
Storm Shadow takes his students SERIOUSLY.
Definitely one of my all time favourite scenes from the cartoon. “You’re taking MY students? Okay, watch carefully what I do to this tank and reflect on how you’re not as solid as tanks. And give me my damn students back! They’re MINE! My precioussss!!
Tommy hoards students, even if they’re near-incompetent Viper trainees.