Here is our glimpse into the Power Rangers 2015 toy line from Bandai America including demos of various toys coming in Fall 2015. We will be updating throughout the day with photos and more news. In the meantime, check out our video below!
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Topics: Originally recorded February 1, 2015. We talk about Rick Medina getting arrested for murder, Power Rangers Origins leaked trailer, and Power Rangers Dino Charge Episode 1 “Powers from the Past.”
One of the newer assortments from the Power Rangers’ endless line is the Armored Rangers series. Debuting last year, I first took notice of it when I saw that the Super Megaforce Red Ranger figure came complete with weapons from past seasons such as ZEO and SPD. The line expanded to include the Red, Green, and White Rangers from Mighty Morphin’. It’s good to see the continuation of this assortment with Dino Charge and I decided that now would be as good of a time as ever to get my first hand’s on experience with it.
On Sunday, February 1, 2015, TMZ broke the story about Rick Medina a.k.a. Ricardo Medina, Jr. (Cole from Power Rangers Wild Force) being arrested for stabbing his roommate Joshua Sutter in the stomach with a sword after an altercation:
According to law enforcement … Medina retreated to his bedroom with his girlfriend — but Sutter forced his way into the bedroom … and that’s when Medina allegedly stabbed him once in the abdomen with the sword.
Medina called 911 and waited for for cops to arrive. He was arrested and booked for murder. Sutter was transported to a hospital … where he was pronounced dead.
ABC7.com is now reporting that the charges against Medina for murder were dropped today and the district attorney is requesting further investigation. Medina was released today at approximately 1:00 PM PT.
UPDATE (9:13PM ET):
Hosted by: Lisa J, Jer, Spy, and Eric
Topics: We talk with Eric a.k.a. Trekkieb47 (a.k.a. Berry) from Ranger Command Power Hour about their 1-year anniversary, Ninninger character bios, and the Power Rangers Dino Charge episode summaries. We also review Power Rangers Zeo Episodes 1-4.
Hosted by: Lisa J, Jer, Tristan, and Spy
Topics: We talk about Legacy toys dropping prices, the next season we’re going to review (besides Dino Charge), Kamen Rider Drive Episodes 1-12, and more!
If there is one constant in the Power Rangers franchise, it’s the basic action figures assortment. My parents couldn’t always afford Megazords, but for me, the basic action figures were a must every year. I like to consider myself somewhat of a more discerning collector. I’m not going to buy everything available because: A) I don’t have that much disposable income, and B) I like to spend a nice chunk of what I do have on importing a lot of Super Sentai merchandise. I’ve always been one to pick and choose in a more selective manner just what I purchase from the Power Rangers line each year. However, I have always picked up the basic figures and I’m happy to say that this year’s assortment is one of the more eye-catching in recent memory.
Kyle416 over at The Cable Forum has supplied episode summaries 1-4 of Power Rangers Dino Charge. Check them out below:
501 – Powers From The Past (2/7)
Millions of years after the mysterious and powerful Energems were entrusted to the now extinct dinosaurs for protection from a ruthless bounty hunter, a pair of courageous teens find themselves in possession of two of these long lost precious artifacts, and come face to face with a monster who will do everything in his power to steal them for himself.
502 – Past, Present and Fusion (2/14)
A new teen finds his own Energem and joins Tyler and Shelby on their pilgrimage to the Dinosaur Museum, where they learn they are a part of the elite team called the Power Rangers. They are entrusted with protecting the Energems from a fierce bounty hunter named Sledge, who has returned and is more determined than ever to capture the Energems for himself.
503 – A Fools Hour (2/21)
Sledge arrives on Earth to confront Keeper and the Rangers. He gives them a deadline to return the Energems, but coming up with a plan to fight back gets compromised when Tyler goes after Fury on his own. Can the Rangers figure out how to work as a team?
504 – Return Of The Caveman (2/28)
Chase tries to help Koda adapt to modern day technology after he struggles to learn how to ride their new high tech Dino Cycles. But when they are caged in a cave by one of Sledge’s monsters, Koda must rely on his caveman instincts to escape and save his friend.
Power Rangers Dino Charge will be premiering on February 7, 2015 at 12PM ET on Nickelodeon. Finally a premiere date!!
Update: Video added via Rangercrew
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Hosted by: Lisa J, Jer, Spy, and Mikey
Topics: Questions and Answers time! Our listeners have given us questions that they would like answered on the show and we tackle every single one of them….the questions, not the listeners.
Hosted by: Lisa J, Jer, Spy, and Mikey
Topics: We talk about Power Rangers Dino Charge’s character info and possible premiere date, Shuriken Sentai Ninninger promos, Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger DVDs, and much more!
Nickeoldeon has put up a new website for Power Rangers Dino Charge, and they’ve got new cast photos with character names and descriptions! Take a look below:
A long time ago, ten dinosaurs were each entrusted with magical Energems rumored to hold invincible power over the entire universe. Now that the dinosaurs are extinct, an evil alien named Sledge is determined to find all the missing Energems and take control of space and time. There’s just one thing standing in his way… The Power Rangers Dino Charge!
Harnessing the power of prehistoric dinosaur spirits, the Dino Charge Rangers are ready to defend Earth at all costs. From a 100,000 year old caveman to a thrill seeking skateboarder, the Dino Charge Rangers may seem like an eclectic bunch, but their unmatched strength and incredible intelligence make for some epic teamwork.
With all new Dino Zords, morphers and weapons, Earth’s newest defenders are ready to protect the Energems, save the Earth and defeat the evil Sledge and his monsters once and for all.. But will their combined power be enough to take down this intergalactic bounty hunter and his menacing team of monsters? Dino Charge Ready!
Hosted by: Lisa J, Jer, and Spy
Topics: We talk about the Power Rangers Dino Charge catchphrase, Shuriken Sentai Ninninger, and guests at Lexington Comic and Toy Con 2015. We also have our Holiday Special featuring Power Rangers Megaforce’s “The Robo Knight Before Christmas.”
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Ilia Volok (Master Org from Power Rangers Wild Force) guest starred in the November 24 episode of NBC’s State of Affairs.
He played one of the soldiers aboard a Russian submarine that crashes in the ocean, being the one who signals for help on the comms system. The episode is #102, “Secrets & Lies”.
Ciara Hanna (Gia from Power Rangers Megaforce) guest starred in the November 17 episode of FX’s Anger Management.
She plays Jade, a girl working at Sean’s strip club. The episode is #280, “Charlie and Lacey Go For Broke”.
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Hosted by: Lisa J, Jer, and Katie
Topics: The extended Power Rangers Super Megaforce finale, Power Rangers Dino Charge theme song, and more.
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Topics: We talk with Philip Andrew (Merrick from Power Rangers Wild Force) at Power Morphicon 2014 about his time on set, his current life, and more.
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