Tattooed Teenage Alien Fighters from Beverly Hills
is one of several shows that were cranked out to get a piece of the pie
when Power Rangers
made it big. It is notable for being one of only two not adapted from a preexisting tokusatsu
show. (The other being The Mystic Knights of Tir Na Nóg
Emperor Gorganus wants to take over Earth because it's the nexus of a network of portals that would make universal domination a lot easier for him. To stop Gorganus's monsters from taking over the planet, a blobby alien named Nimbar assembles four teenagers
and gives them the power to transform into giant superheroes named after constellations to fight off the aliens. Whenever evil's afoot, the teens' celestial tattoos flash to alert them.
The series originally ran for 40 episodes in the fall of 1994 on the USA Network
BTW: Yes, Dragon Ball Z Abridged
fans. This is
a real series.
Tattooed Teenage Alien Fighters from Beverly Hills provides examples of the following tropes: