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Lupinranger VS Patoranger – Episodes 5 + 6 Review

For me, this two-parter is the show really stretching its wings and showing how good the two team premise can allow it to be. Rather than focusing on one character per episode, these two are both ensemble pieces that show character development through the rangers’ interactions with each other both in and out of battle. One of the best things the series is doing so far is the way the two teams meet each other in civilian form without the police recognising the thieves. The police aren’t actively looking forRead More

Uchu Sentai Kyuranger – Episode 5 Review

Despite suffering from some clunky character development, Kyuranger Episode V: The Jark Matter Strikes Back was by far the most fun episode of the series to date. I don’t know if it’s necessarily the best episode to date (for me that’s Episode IV) but finally seeing the core nine rangers unite to fight back against the Jark Matter while giving A New Hope to the oppressed on-lookers was incredibly satisfying and just fun. And if there’s one thing I watch Super Sentai for, it’s fun. The clunky character development stuffRead More

Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger – Episode 5 Review

Zyuohger‘s success rate is now five out of five. This episode started out strong with a pre-title sequence that not only kept the show’s plot focused on the search for the missing Champion Symbol, but also gave us a surprisingly kickass battle. I seriously love the way Zyuohger does its mecha fights. As well as having three of the mecha combine into one humanoid form, the remaining two continue to fight alongside it and make things way more interesting. Speaking of which, the moment when Cube Elephant speared three ofRead More