The original, first-ever Mighty Morphin Power Rangers from 1969 have been revealed!
Debuting in Issue #20 of BOOM! Studios’ Mighty Morphin Power Rangers comic series, this new team of heroes existed throughout iconic moments in American history, where they worked alongside Zordon to protect the Earth. The Power Rangers fans have come to know and love – Jason, Billy, Zack, Trini, and Kimberly – would go on to become superheroes years later, in present day.
The new team of Power Rangers from 1969 consists of five members:
•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
Included in the team is a female Red Ranger and female Black Ranger, and a male Yellow Ranger and male Pink Ranger.
The first look at the new characters came at BOOM! Studios’ Power Rangers comics panel at New York Comic Con 2017, where writer Kyle Higgins explained that the writing team long felt another generation of Power Rangers could exist.
Fans can pick up Issue #20 for the full story when it releases in stores October 2017 (full recap here).