History Series / PowerRangersLostGalaxy

14th Mar '18 9:00:22 AM nighttrainfm
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* ChekhovsGun: In the episode "Silent Sleep" which takes place while Mike is "dead", we see Leo is wearing Mike's dogtags in memory of him on his neck. Later, the Chillyfish monster uses icicles that hit everyone on Terra Venture, which causes them to fall asleep. The only person left standing (besides the Magna Defender) is Leo because the icicle meant for him didn't pierce his skin - they hit Mike's dogtags instead.

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In the episode "Silent Sleep" which takes place while Mike is "dead", we see Leo is wearing Mike's dogtags in memory of him on his neck. Later, the Chillyfish monster uses icicles that hit everyone on Terra Venture, which causes them to fall asleep. The only person left standing (besides the Magna Defender) is Leo because the icicle meant for him didn't pierce his skin - they hit Mike's dogtags instead.



* ClothingDamage: In "An Evil Game", Leo's shirt gets so torn up he just tears off what remains of it.



* CoversAlwaysLie: Well, the title of the season did. PRLG had very little to actually do with the titular "Lost Galaxy". The episodes involving it at all were few in number and after the arc ended it had no appreciable impact on the plot of the season as a whole. This had a lot to do with Saban having no idea where the season was going to go when they started, and failing to work closely with the Super Sentai producers. They were determined to have another space-themed season again, regardless, and it resulted in the erroneous title.

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Well, the title of the season did. PRLG had very little to actually do with the titular "Lost Galaxy". The episodes involving it at all were few in number and after the arc ended it had no appreciable impact on the plot of the season as a whole. This had a lot to do with Saban having no idea where the season was going to go when they started, and failing to work closely with the Super Sentai producers. They were determined to have another space-themed season again, regardless, and it resulted in the erroneous title.
2nd Mar '18 4:28:58 PM nighttrainfm
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* SpacePirate: Captain Mutiny
* TheSpock: Kai

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* SpacePirate: SpaceOpera: Fully embraced. The entire season consists of a colony ship's quest for a new home, and along the way our heroes visit many different planets and deal with SpacePirates, a tragic AntiHero and being briefly trapped in another dimension.
* SpacePirates:
Captain Mutiny
Mutiny's crew.
* TheSpock: KaiKai.
6th Jan '18 4:56:49 PM nombretomado
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[[IThoughtThatWas Not to be confused with]] "''[[Series/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger Galaxy Rangers]]''"[[note]]The original Western name for ''Series/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger'', which would later become adapted as ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers''.[[/note]], ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGalaxyRangers'', ''WesternAnimation/TeamGalaxy'', or [[VideoGame/PokemonDiamondAndPearl Team Galactic]].

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[[IThoughtThatWas [[JustForFun/IThoughtThatWas Not to be confused with]] "''[[Series/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger Galaxy Rangers]]''"[[note]]The original Western name for ''Series/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger'', which would later become adapted as ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers''.[[/note]], ''WesternAnimation/AdventuresOfTheGalaxyRangers'', ''WesternAnimation/TeamGalaxy'', or [[VideoGame/PokemonDiamondAndPearl Team Galactic]].
27th Nov '17 1:09:22 PM RedScharlach
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After its opening episodes attained tremendous viewing figures in the States, the series suffered a ratings dip that it never quite recovered from. . It has a few solid fans for the dark, almost poetic stories it told. This is the first series to actually kill good guys, although two got better and the other one got to be reunited with his son, so it was okay by him. Since then, ''Lost Galaxy'' has been favorably compared to what's seen as the better seasons; primarily ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace'', ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce'', and ''Series/PowerRangersRPM''.

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After its opening episodes attained tremendous viewing figures in the States, the series suffered a ratings dip that it never quite recovered from. . It has a few solid fans for the dark, almost poetic stories it told. This is the first series to actually kill good guys, although two got better and the other one got to be reunited with his son, so it was okay by him. Since then, ''Lost Galaxy'' has been favorably compared to what's seen as the better seasons; primarily ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace'', ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce'', and ''Series/PowerRangersRPM''.



** Yes, the one [[NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast whose name is derived]] from the word 'Villain' . [[EvilVirtues Go figure.]]

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** Yes, the one [[NamesToRunAwayFromReallyFast whose name is derived]] from the word 'Villain' .'Villain'. [[EvilVirtues Go figure.]]



* BatmanGambit: Treacharon while imprisoned give Trakeena a map, to a silver goblet, to give to Scorpius. He then breaks out of jail and confronts Trakeena intending to expose her betrayal to her father. Of course this plan would compltely backfire if he wasn't certain Trakeena would retrieve the goblet herself, instead of taking the map to her father.

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* BatmanGambit: Treacharon while imprisoned give Trakeena a map, to a silver goblet, to give to Scorpius. He then breaks out of jail and confronts Trakeena intending to expose her betrayal to her father. Of course this plan would compltely completely backfire if he wasn't certain Trakeena would retrieve the goblet herself, instead of taking the map to her father.



** Maya and Kendrix's ''strong friendship''. Note that it's Maya Kendrix's [[spoiler:ghost appears to]] and it's Maya who first and most reacts when [[spoiler:Kendrix comes back to life in the finale.]]

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** Maya and Kendrix's ''strong friendship''. Note that it's Maya Kendrix's [[spoiler:ghost appears to]] and it's Maya who first and most strongly reacts when [[spoiler:Kendrix comes back to life in the finale.]]



* IBrokeANail: This happens twice to Trakeena. The first time (back when she was still Daddy's Little Villain and more concerned with her apperances than anything else) it happens when she practices her fighting skills with some Stingwingers. One of them accidently breaks one of her nails and she angrily vaporizes the Stingwinger in retaliation. The second time it happens during her TrainingFromHell with Villamax, who simply responds to her angry reaction that he only has 9 to go then.

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* IBrokeANail: This happens twice to Trakeena. The first time (back when she was still Daddy's Little Villain and more concerned with her apperances than anything else) it happens when she practices her fighting skills with some Stingwingers. One of them accidently accidentally breaks one of her nails and she angrily vaporizes the Stingwinger in retaliation. The second time it happens during her TrainingFromHell with Villamax, who simply responds to her angry reaction that he only has 9 to go then.



* LimitedWardrobe: Sure since the beginning Power Rangers has followed the "Each Ranger has a basic color to match their Ranger color" but this is the first season where the Rangers never wear anything but one outfit. Sure Kai, Mike, Kendrix, and Damon are in uniform, Maya and Karone come from another world, and Leo was a stowaway who wouldn't have thought to pack clothes but surely there was a shopping mall to buy clothes for the latter three.
** Early on Leo was a huge exception to this rule before his outfit was finally nailed down right around the time Mike takes over as the Magna Defender.

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* LimitedWardrobe: Sure Sure, since the beginning Power Rangers has followed the "Each Ranger has a basic color to match their Ranger color" rule, but this is the first season where the Rangers never wear anything but one outfit. Sure Sure, Kai, Mike, Kendrix, and Damon are in uniform, Maya and Karone come from another world, and Leo was a stowaway who wouldn't have thought to pack clothes but surely there was a shopping mall to buy clothes for the latter three.
** Early on on, Leo was a huge exception to this rule before his outfit was finally nailed down right around the time Mike takes over as the Magna Defender.



* MeaningfulName: Leo, whose Galactabeast is the lion

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* MeaningfulName: Leo, whose Galactabeast is the lionlion.
8th Oct '17 12:52:56 PM MichalkaManiac
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''Lost Galaxy'' occupies an interesting place in ''Power Rangers'' continuity. Starting with this season, Saban adopted the Sentai practice of producing self-contained seasons with little or no links to previous years; ''Lost Galaxy'' featured a completely new group of Rangers receiving completely new powers and carrying out missions largely independent of previous teams. Having said that, it also maintains some links to the six-year "Zordon Era" that preceded it, particularly in the presence of supporting characters, the PsychoRangers, and the [[CoolSpaceship Astro Megaship]]. In short, it was something of a PassingTheTorch moment in terms of how Power Rangers seasons would be conducted, being something of a PostscriptSeason to the Zordon Era whilst simultaneously launching the season-by-season approach. Finally, it was also the first time the show averted the "RecruitTeenagersWithAttitude" trope it named: four of the six main characters (counting the SixthRanger) already have accepted positions within the Galactic Space Alliance.

The series also was the subject of much behind the scenes controversy adaptation-wise. Despite adapting a nature themed Sentai Saban went ahead and turned it into another space theme series after the positive reception of ''In Space''. Also, problems arose with the cast as one of the Ranger actresses became ill and had to be replaced, the plan for them to bring back the ''In Space'' Pink Ranger fell through after filming her first episode, and ''she'' was replaced with yet another ''In Space'' refugee, although most feel this worked out for the better.

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''Lost Galaxy'' occupies an interesting place in ''Power Rangers'' continuity. Starting with this season, Saban Creator/{{Saban|Entertainment}} adopted the Sentai practice of producing self-contained seasons with little or no links to previous years; ''Lost Galaxy'' featured a completely new group of Rangers receiving completely new powers and carrying out missions largely independent of previous teams. Having said that, it also maintains some links to the six-year "Zordon Era" that preceded it, particularly in the presence of supporting characters, the PsychoRangers, and the [[CoolSpaceship Astro Megaship]]. In short, it was something of a PassingTheTorch moment in terms of how Power Rangers seasons would be conducted, being something of a PostscriptSeason to the Zordon Era whilst simultaneously launching the season-by-season approach. Finally, it was also the first time the show averted the "RecruitTeenagersWithAttitude" trope it named: four of the six main characters (counting the SixthRanger) already have accepted positions within the Galactic Space Alliance.

The series also was the subject of much behind the scenes controversy adaptation-wise. Despite adapting a nature themed Sentai Sentai, Saban went ahead and turned it into another space theme series after the positive reception of ''In Space''. Also, problems arose with the cast as one of the Ranger actresses became ill and had to be replaced, the plan for them to bring back the ''In Space'' Pink Ranger fell through after filming her first episode, and ''she'' was replaced with yet another ''In Space'' refugee, although most feel this worked out for the better.
8th Oct '17 12:49:57 PM MichalkaManiac
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The series also was the subject of much behind the scenes controversy adaptation-wise. Despite adapting a nature themed Sentai Saban went ahead and turned it into another space theme series after the positive reception of In Space. . Also, problems arose with the cast as one of the Ranger actresses became ill and had to be replaced, the plan for them to bring back the ''In Space'' Pink Ranger fell through after filming her first episode, and ''she'' was replaced with yet another ''In Space'' refugee, although most feel this worked out for the better.

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The series also was the subject of much behind the scenes controversy adaptation-wise. Despite adapting a nature themed Sentai Saban went ahead and turned it into another space theme series after the positive reception of In Space. .''In Space''. Also, problems arose with the cast as one of the Ranger actresses became ill and had to be replaced, the plan for them to bring back the ''In Space'' Pink Ranger fell through after filming her first episode, and ''she'' was replaced with yet another ''In Space'' refugee, although most feel this worked out for the better.
7th Oct '17 1:14:53 PM WelcomeToYourTape
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The series also was the subject of much behind the scenes controversy adaptation-wise. Rather than working closely with the creators of ''Franchise/SuperSentai'' to find out what kind of show ''Gingaman'' would be, Fox and Saban went ahead with the notion of another space-themed series due to the popularity of ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace''. Sadly, what they got was a nature-themed show with horses and the space vehicle zords that they thought were going to be the main Zords became the back-up Zord for the show. Also, problems arose with the cast as one of the Ranger actresses became ill and had to be replaced, the plan for them to bring back the ''In Space'' Pink Ranger fell through after filming her first episode, and ''she'' was replaced with yet another ''In Space'' refugee, although most feel this worked out for the better.

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The series also was the subject of much behind the scenes controversy adaptation-wise. Rather than working closely with the creators of ''Franchise/SuperSentai'' to find out what kind of show ''Gingaman'' would be, Fox and Despite adapting a nature themed Sentai Saban went ahead with the notion of and turned it into another space-themed space theme series due to after the popularity positive reception of ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace''. Sadly, what they got was a nature-themed show with horses and the space vehicle zords that they thought were going to be the main Zords became the back-up Zord for the show.In Space. . Also, problems arose with the cast as one of the Ranger actresses became ill and had to be replaced, the plan for them to bring back the ''In Space'' Pink Ranger fell through after filming her first episode, and ''she'' was replaced with yet another ''In Space'' refugee, although most feel this worked out for the better.



Once on Mirinoi, Mike, Kendrix, Kai, Maya and Damon pull the Quasar Sabers from their stones, fulfilling the prophecy and becoming the Power Rangers. Unfortunately, possession of the Quasar Sabers is what Scorpius' minions were after, anyway, and this leads to a fight. Mike is killed, insisting Leo [[SadisticChoice save the Quasar Saber instead of him]], and Leo becomes the Red Ranger [[ReplacementGoldfish in his brother's place]]. Scorpius takes the whole thing as a free ticket to attack Terra Venture whenever he wants to get the Sabers for himself and turns the people of Mirinoi to stone. Naturally, the Rangers choose to fight him. But when Scorpius' search turns towards a power called the Lights of Orion, things start getting more complicated...

After its opening episodes attained tremendous viewing figures in the States, the series suffered a ratings dip that made for problems between Fox and Saban. The series was pulled from the airwaves for several months before the last couple of episodes could air, in order to give the time slot to the recently debuted ''Anime/DigimonAdventure'' dub. It has a few solid fans for the dark, almost poetic stories it told. This is the first series to actually kill good guys, although two got better and the other one got to be reunited with his son, so it was okay by him. Since then, ''Lost Galaxy'' has been favorably compared to what's seen as the better seasons; primarily ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace'', ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce'', and ''Series/PowerRangersRPM''.

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Once on Mirinoi, Mike, Kendrix, Kai, Maya and Damon pull the Quasar Sabers from their stones, fulfilling the prophecy and becoming the Power Rangers. Unfortunately, possession of the Quasar Sabers is what Scorpius' minions were after, anyway, and this leads to a fight. Mike is killed, insisting Leo [[SadisticChoice save the Quasar Saber instead of him]], and Leo becomes the Red Ranger [[ReplacementGoldfish Ranger in his brother's place]].place. Scorpius takes the whole thing as a free ticket to attack Terra Venture whenever he wants to get the Sabers for himself and turns the people of Mirinoi to stone. Naturally, the Rangers choose to fight him. But when Scorpius' search turns towards a power called the Lights of Orion, things start getting more complicated...

After its opening episodes attained tremendous viewing figures in the States, the series suffered a ratings dip that made for problems between Fox and Saban. The series was pulled from the airwaves for several months before the last couple of episodes could air, in order to give the time slot to the recently debuted ''Anime/DigimonAdventure'' dub.it never quite recovered from. . It has a few solid fans for the dark, almost poetic stories it told. This is the first series to actually kill good guys, although two got better and the other one got to be reunited with his son, so it was okay by him. Since then, ''Lost Galaxy'' has been favorably compared to what's seen as the better seasons; primarily ''Series/PowerRangersInSpace'', ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce'', and ''Series/PowerRangersRPM''.
2nd Oct '17 3:42:01 PM angryundies
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* BatmanCanBreatheInSpace: After [[spoiler: sacrificing the Magna Defender powers to escape the Lost Galaxy]], Mike floats unprotected in space and survives.
23rd Sep '17 3:11:05 PM LeafNinjaGoku
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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: "The Power of Pink" came about as a result of Valerie Vernon, the actress who played Pink Ranger Kendrix Morgan, being diagnosed with leukemia and having to leave the show to undergo treatment. Kendrix's subsequent revival in the season finale came after Vernon had recovered from her successful treatment.
6th Sep '17 5:36:57 AM bobfrank
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* GreaseMonkey: Damon is rarely seen in civilian form without a smear of black grease somewhere on his face.
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