The New York Toy Fair is currently in full swing. This is the time when companies create booths and give presentations to the press to show up what direction they are heading and what toys are coming out for the year. For toy geeks, it's like Christmas seeing all the new reveals. But one announcement that rocked the toy world was made a couple days prior.
In probably the greatest shock to the fandom, it was revealed that Bandai of America and Saban Brands would be parting ways in 2019! After 25 years, Bandai of America will no longer make Power Rangers toys or import items from Toei Co's Super Sentai. Though it should be noted that Bandai of Japan will still continue to support Super Sentai with toys and merchandise. To put this announcement in perspective this would be like Hasbro di...
Well, this is an interesting turn of events. After a partnership that endured across two and a half decades, entertainment company Saban Brands has taken a page out of the playbook of their most famous characters and decided to sacrifice the zords. Bandai America, who has worked with Saban for 25 years to produce toys based upon the long-lasting Power Rangers brand, has jointly announced its separation from the media company. Fans are already reeling from the thought that the one other consistent name that carried alongside Saban's where its multicolored superheroes were concerned may soon fade into memory. But as the news comes as a surprise, it's also not one that causes much confusion either.
Bandai and Saban's statement follows:
"After a successful 25-year partnership building ...
Happy Valentine's Day and welcome to another installment of Toku Trove, Henshin Justice Unlimited's continuing feature series. Today, we are showcasing Will R.'s breath-taking Power Rangers collection. Will has done an excellent job of showcasing each part of his amazing collection, supplying us with many wonderful pictures, and we are sure that it will be love at first sight for many of you!
Remember, if you would like to see your collection featured on Toku Trove, send us pictures, along with a few words, of your stuff at email@example.com.
We begin with some words from Will about his awesome collection:
I've been a huge Mighty Morphin Power Rangers fan since the show first aired. My family was not financially well off, so my dad was only able to buy me a few MMPR toys a...
We once again find ourselves, fellow Power Rangers Legacy Wars fans, hours from a Megazord Event! As such, HJU returns with Part 2 of its Maxing Megazord series of articles. You can find Part 1, which covered some basic gaming tips and tricks for maxing your Megazord damage score, here.
Part 2 of Maxing Megazord is going to focus on the effective use of Mega abilities. While we won't be going into the new, shiny Megazord in this article, we would be remiss if we didn't include a nice, large picture of the most recent Legacy Wars toy. Observe the Black Dragon Megazord!
Before we discuss Mega abilities, we will start with a few corrections and updates that we all went through during the last Megazord event together:
Patch 1.7.0 brought some interesting changes to the game. Chief ...
No Ranger is safe. Or so they tell us in the promos for the upcoming Power Rangers: Shattered Grid, the first mega-crossover event from the stellar comic book series published by BOOM! Studios. Based on the exploits of the Teenagers With Attitude from Angel Grove High and their many successors in the long-running superhero franchise, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and Go Go Power Rangers have been showing us how it's done in the pages of their two ongoing comic series, outmatching the current TV series in quality at every turn. With Shattered Grid, the two share the grand canvas of this massive story that seeks to gather up Rangers from all over the television continuity for a crossover the likes of which fans have never seen. A trailer has been released featuring the voice of Green Ranger...
The Time Force cadets-turned-heroes of Power Rangers HyperForce continue their stride across the Power Rangers timeline, scouring the expansive multiverse for clues that will save it from its latest threat in this Twitch streaming series. The tapletop RPG show keeps on trucking with more creative exploration of the mythology of this 25-season-long franchise.
Last time, Red Ranger Marv's brother surfaced to mix it up with the team, portrayed by Yoshi Sudarso, known best to fans as Blue Ranger Koda from Power Rangers Dino Charge. In the aftermath of this event, the HyperForce crew draws nearer to uncovering the origins of the evil Alliance that lately has been making a bit of a mess. Check em out.
Power Rangers HyperForce streams live every Tuesday at 6PM ...
A special guest busts onto the set of Power Rangers HyperForce just in time for their missing teammate to rejoin the group after the events of previous weeks. The time-tossed crew of this Twitch roleplaying game series encounters a new ally as a daring rescue attempt is made to bring the squad back together. Don't look so blue. It's HyperForce!
Yoshi Sudarso, known to Ranger fans as caveman Koda, the Blue Ranger of Power Rangers Dino Charge, is no stranger to time travel shenanigans. He joins a cast that already includes his brother Peter Sudarso (Power Rangers Ninja Steel), Paul Schrier (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), adding to a host of other special guests from the long and storied history of the television franchise. His appearance no...
In just a few hours, it will be that time, once again, fellow Power Rangers Legacy Wars fans: the Megazord Event!
HJU readers are likely familiar with nWay's wildly popular mobile game, and possibly familiar with the game's twice-per-month event of battling Zords and giant monsters. This event has quickly become the game's premiere focus for both casual and competitive fans alike.
Whether you and your fellow Alliance members are working to crack the Leaderboard Top 50 or hoping to solidify your place in the Top 5, we here at HJU have put together a tried and true list of tips and tricks to help you get the most out of the event.
This first of two articles on the Megazord event will focus on some basic tips necessary to succeed in Megazord play. The second part to this series wil...
The Power Rangers comic book saga rolls on with BOOM! Studios' first major event, Power Rangers: Shattered Grid. In which, the beloved books in the series all link up as the villainous Lord Drakkon, ever the sore loser, means to do some damage to the multicolored heroes that defeated him once before. This time, it'll take more than the teenage saviors of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers to send him packing. To that end, the ongoing series is recruiting an army of heroes from across the decades-spanning television franchise, many of whom longtime fans have been dying to see since the comic came into being. A breakdown of upcoming issues, along with some exceedingly dope artwork, awaits below.
BOOM! sounded the alarm on the crossover extravaganza, putting together heroes from seasons that e...
Power Rangers HyperForce returns with another explosive special guest. The crew of Twitch's tabletop role-playing gamers have just landed in the dystopian future of the Power Rangers RPM television season, and one among them has been infected by the sinister Venjix virus. Before this adventure comes to a close, they come face-to-face with Mike Ginn himself, aka Ranger Operator Series Gold, one half of the twin super-duo of Gem and Gemma!
Power Rangers HyperForce streams live every Tuesday at 6PM PT from HyperRPG.
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