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Saban Brands prepares to shutdown

Following the purchase of its entertainment properties (including Power Rangers) by Hasbro,the Century City, CA-based Saban Brands has initiated a company shutdown. According to filings sent to the state of California from Saban Brands, the children’s entertainment firm intends to cease operations on July 2nd. 51 of its 60 employees will be laid off that […]

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Hasbro purchases Power Rangers franchise

Following February’s announcement that Hasbro would take over as the toy partner for Power Rangers, the Pawtucket toy company announced that it has entered an agreement with owner Saban Brands to purchase the franchise outright. The deal also includes My Pet Monster, Popples, Julius Jr., Luna Petunia, Treehouse Detectives and others with a value at […]

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PS4 and Xbox One Owners Can Manage Their Own Power Rangers in May

Last 2015, PC gamers were graced with Chroma Squad, a retro-inspired strategy RPG that allows players to manage their own Sentai Studio, effectively giving birth to a whole generation of virtual producers with their own Power Rangers or Kyoryurangers franchises. This coming May, console owners from the PS4 and Xbox One camp will finally get […]

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New Look for Power Rangers’ Alpha 5 Revealed

IGN has recently published a couple of new teasers for the upcoming Power Rangers movie reboot, this time showing off the updated design of the Rangers and Zordon’s trusty ally and assistant, Alpha 5. As expected (and in line with the updated look of the Rangers), the new Alpha 5 features a somewhat bio-organic design […]

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Power Rangers and the Justice League Comic Book Coming in 2017

According to a joint announcement from comic book publishers DC and Boom! Studios, 2017 will see super-powered do-gooder groups the Justice League and the Power Rangers team up for a crossover comic book miniseries. The timing of the crossover is not surprising, as 2017 will see movies based on each franchise grace the big screens. […]

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Power Rangers Reboot Releases First Teaser Trailer

The first official teaser trailer for the upcoming Power Rangers reboot has been released, giving people a sneak peek at the general tone of the movie. There’s no Zords seen yet and the costumes are only hinted upon. But it does show enough for us to assume that they’re going for a grittier, more modern […]

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Power Rangers Reboot Teaser Poster Released

Lionsgate and Saban have started teasing their upcoming Power Rangers film reboot with a new poster. While the poster doesn’t reveal much except for the silhouette of the Rangers, it does show the theme clearly: five teens given powersuits so they can fight aliens,” via the tag line “Together we are more.” The poster consists […]

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Bryan Cranston Casted as Zordon for the New Power Rangers Movie

According to the official Twitter account of Bryan Cranston on Tuesday, the actor will be playing Zordon in the new Power Rangers movie. Bryan Cranston voiced Twin Man and Snizzard in the original Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and played the main role Isamu Dyson in Macross Plus (English dub) and was a part of the […]

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Costumes of The New Power Rangers Revealed

Last month, Elizabeth Banks’ costume as Rita Repulsa in the upcoming Power Rangers movie has been revealed and now, Entertainment Weekly released yet another sneak peek. This time around it’s the first photo of the Power Rangers in their new suits, which shows a noticeable bit of difference from the original’s spandex-heavy design. According to […]

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New Power Rangers Movie to Cast Elizabeth Banks as Rita Repulsa

Here’s something that Power Rangers fans never thought would be possible. Elizabeth Banks (Effie Trinket, The Hunger Games) has been cast as Rita Repulsa in the upcoming Power Rangers movie reboot. The announced cast list also includes RJ Cyler as the Blue Ranger, Becky Gomez as the Yelllow Ranger, Ludi Lin as the Black Ranger, […]

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Power Rangers Super Megaforce Finale Brings Back Tommy As The Green Ranger

Fans of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers will be glad to know that The Power Rangers Super Megaforce Finale (which aired yesterday,) brought back one of the most iconic rangers from that batch, Tommy Oliver (Jason David Frank), in the role that started everything for him: The Green Ranger. The Green Ranger will be joined by […]

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Roberto Orci Drops Out of Power Rangers Movie Reboot

It seems like Lionsgate’s planned reboot of the Power Rangers movie franchise has suffered a big setback, as one of the more notable names attached to the project – Roberto Orci – has dropped out despite some strong words of praise of the property. Orci, who is known for co-writing several recent rebooted franchises such […]