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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 6 Review

Here comes the moment of truth: does a Super Sentai show work with a full ensemble of nine regular characters? Was all that hype worth it? For me, so far, so good. This episode immediately got on my good side by acknowledging that Hammy is an infinitely more qualified leader than Lucky is and that Lucky is an idiot. There’s an attempt made towards the end to justify Lucky’s luck and how his positive thinking allows him to achieve his goals, which reminded me a lot of Doctor Who whereRead More

Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger – Episode 6 Review

This episode picked up almost exactly where the last one left off: with the disappearance of Larry. The idea of him aging to death is surprisingly dark for Sentai but it’s made significantly more whimsical and less horrific by the ridiculousness of the gorilla costume. What was even more surprising was Yamato’s realisation that he must have also shortened the eagle zyuman’s life when he saved him as a child. So far this show has handled its arcs beautifully and I’m genuinely intrigued to learn more about who that eagleRead More