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BOOM! Will Introduce The 1960s 'Power Rangers' In October

Written by sdsichero on Friday, July 14 2017 and posted in News with Benefits

BOOM! Will Introduce The 1960s 'Power Rangers' In October

Go-Go Power Rangers?

Source: Get Ready to Meet the Power Rangers of 1969 (Exclusive)

BOOM! Studios will be adding to the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers mythos by introducing their audience to the first team of Rangers from  from 1969. Though tokusatsu (live-action special effects) heroes were on TV before 1969, the super sentai (task force) type of show didn't air until Goranger in 1975 (which wasn't given the "super" moniker), with the giant robot element started with Battle Fever J in 1979. This 1969 team predates all that, and really predates 1992's Mighty Morphers and the show they were based on Zyuranger.

The 1969 team will debut in October, with issue 20. The team won't be a group of plucky teens, but will skew a bit older. An image of the team hasn't been released, be a description of the group members has:

  • Igor – 21, male, Soviet KGB agent
  • Jamie – 24, female, British singer/songwriter
  • Terona – 21, male, war veteran
  • Daniel – 18, male, student/protestor
  • Grace – 21, female, head secretary at NASA and wannabe astronaut


Here is the issue solicitation and some covers:

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #20

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Writer: Kyle Higgins | Artist: Daniele Di Nicuolo

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Jamal Campbell | Connecting Incentive Cover: Steve Morris

Incentive Cover: Dan Mora | Action Figure Variant: Joshua McDonald

Format: 32 pages, full color | Price: $3.99 | On sale: October 2017

Synopsis: An eye-opening new piece of Power Rangers history is revealed! Well before Jason, Zack, Kimberly, Billy, and Trini became Power Rangers, Zordon was forced to recruit Rangers to battle a foe who's downright...psycho.


MighyMorphinPowerRangers 020 Main PROMO-720x1210Main Cover by Jamal Campbell



MighyMorphinPowerRangers_020_VariantConnecting_PROMO-720x1210.jpgConnecting Incentive Cover by Steve Morris



MighyMorphinPowerRangers 020 Variant PROMO-720x1210Incentive Cover by Dan Mora



MighyMorphinPowerRangers_020_ActionFigure_PROMO-720x1210.jpgAction Figure Variant by Joshua McDonald




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