My Top 5 Super Sentai and Power Rangers Seasons

So there’s a thread at Rangerboard asking people to list their top 5 seasons of Power Rangers and Super Sentai. Here’s my list which I’ll also post here/ =)

SUPER SENTAI

I only started watching Sentai with Shinkenger.

1. Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters – Amazing. It featured a strong, dramatic, emotional storyline, but didn’t forget to have a little fun to help put things into perspective. It had legitimate and truly surprising twists that kept things exciting. The tweaked formula helped the season feel fresh. It had a large group of likeable characters (human and not) and a deliciously crafty and slick villain. It had a great, talented cast. But maybe, most importantly, Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters started a journey and satisfyingly concluded it. And that conclusion couldn’t have worked without having plenty of heart and emotional connection. Continue reading

Review: How Tensou Sentai Goseiger Also Helped Fill My Power Rangers Void

I feel like I’ve been here before. Turning to Super Sentai to fill the huge void Power Rangers has left in my life. Actually… I have been here before. I’ve written how Samurai Sentai Shinkenger filled the hole left after RPM when the future of the Power Rangers was in doubt. I’ve also written about how Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger helped fill the black hole that Power Rangers Samurai has created. (Yawn. Samurai bashing feels so old now.) Continue reading