Hasbro Named Global Toy License For Saban’s Power Rangers

With New York Comic Con 2018 soon underway some interesting news has been revealed for Saban’s Power Rangers brand.  For the last 25+ years the brand was released by Bandai of America, however today it has been revealed that will soon change. Hasbro has announced that they have acquired the license and will be the new Global license for the Power Rangers brand. Bandai of America will continue to support the brand full force until April 1, 2019, where Hasbro will take over. Check out the press release below for more details. PAWTUCKET, R.I. & LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 16, 2018– Today, Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), a global…

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New Power Morphicon 2018 Guests Announced

The official Power Morphicon website has updated with the announcement of several new guests that will be attending Power Morphicon 2018. The newly announced guests include: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Sabrina Lu:  Scorpina Carla Perez:  Rita Repulsa actress Romy Sharf:  Alpha 5 voice actress Power Rangers Turbo Carol Hoyt: first-half series Divatox/Dimitria Derek Stephen Prince: voice of Elgar Power Rangers In Space Christopher Khaymen Lee: Red Ranger Selwyn Ward: Blue Ranger Tracy Lynn Cruz: Yellow Ranger Patrick David: Psycho Red Ranger Melody Perkins: Astronema/Lost Galaxy Pink Ranger Power Rangers Lost Galaxy Cerina Vincent:…

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Power Rangers: Shattered Grid Covers Revealed

IGN has recently revealed the covers for the upcoming issues of Boom Studios’ Mighty Morphin Power Rangers comic series. For those who haven’t been following the comics, the comic series will be heading into the “Shattered Grid” storyline in 2018.  The “Shattered Grid” will introduce several other power rangers teams, which include: Dino Charge/ Dino Super Charge, RPM, Time Force, Ninja Steel, and Dino Thunder.   The first two chapters of the “Shattered Grid” storyline will be released in April 2018.  The first issue will be Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #26.  The comic will feature the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers teaming up with the Time Force Rangers in order to help…

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Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel Premiere Date Announced

 Neo-Saban Power Rangers Youtube channel has recently updated with a trailer for Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel. The trailer features a look at some of the upcoming power ups the team will be receiving this season along with the premiere reveal date.  The first episode of Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel titled, “Echoes of Evil,” will premiere on January 27.  Source: Neo-Saban Power Rangers, Power Rangers Now

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 36 – What’s to Love About Tokusatsu?

Welcome to an all-new episode of “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” This week’s episode is the first of two episodes set as our winter break; with each episode having segments where the cast looks back at 2017, and shares their hopes for 2018. Now, this first episode in our winter break has Soundout, and Wheelz briefly joined by VisibleNinja. Together they talk about their individual love for tokusatsu, or at least how they feel in love with the genre. However, during the episode Visibleninja scurries off to bed during the recording,…

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Review: Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel DX Fire Morpher

Hello Hero Club this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review. The Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel DX Lion Fire Morpher is a mixed bag. While it does do more than the Chozetsu Shoubu Changer it also also it’s own share of issues. The bracelet itself is pretty lame compared to the Japanese version, however it does make up for it since it has more sounds built in compared to it. The Lion Fire Power Star at least has the ability to spin so that makes it…

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Power Rangers RPM: The Complete Series Announced

Shout Factory! has announced the release details for Power Rangers RPM: The Complete Series.  For those who are unaware, Power Rangers RPM debuted on ABC Kids in 2009.  The season marked the final season in the Disney era and was an adaptation of Engine Sentai Go-Onger.    Shout Factory! provided a synopsis for the series: In a world ravaged by a malicious, rapidly evolving computer virus known as Venjix, the last survivors of humanity huddle under the domed city of Corinth. Protecting the people of Corinth is the last force left on Earth to stand against this…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 33 – Tokusatsu’s Identity Crisis

Welcome to an all-new episode of “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” This week’s episode features Darkon633 as our guest host. Together the cast looks at the recent Televikun scans before flipping the script! That script being our discussion on the Kamen Rider Movie War series. Instead we go into the current state of tokusatsu; where we debate things and try to explain a lot of the issues in the home market, and international distribution. However, the episode ran very long, so we split cut the recording into two episodes. Next week,…

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Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu Ep 32 – Santa Claus in Sentai

Welcome to an all-new episode of “Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu!” This week’s episode features VisibleNinja as our guest host. Together the cast looks news regarding the latest announcements for the GARO franchise, and upcoming Tamashii items. However, most the items went on sale for pre-order during the recording. Then we move onto the episode’s discussions, Santa Claus in Super Sentai, and various tokusatsu fights in the snow. Finally, we wrap-up the show discussing orders we either recent received, or waiting to arrive.   Next week, Los Ingobernables de Tokusatsu will…

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Holiday Buyer’s Guide 2017 Day 5: Tokusatsu Toys

Tokusatsu products are considered as a major topic here at Hero Club, so it is the perfect category to cap off the Holiday Buyers Guide! Starting off the list is one of the originators of the genre, Ultraman! Following the Ultraman products, we transition to Toei brands such as Kamen Rider, Super Sentai and Power Rangers, since it is the American adaptation of Super Sentai. Closing out this listing is the King of the Monsters, Godzilla, which will feature items from the Monster Planet anime film!   Ultraman DX Geed…

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