Tear Jerker / History of Power Rangers

  • Linkara takes a moment to give Thuy Trang's passing a mention.
  • The Under Pressure montage at the end of his look at Power Rangers in Space. Even if he took it from SF Debris (with acknowledgement that he got permission) one can't help but get a little choked up.
    Zordon: "The world is very lucky to have you, and so am I. May the power protect you always."
    • It's now impossible for some to even read that line without tearing up.
  • The death of Kendrix Morgan. He even shows himself reacting to the moment instead of just using the show's footage, a feat that wouldn't be replicated until the Operation Overdrive review.
  • The death of Villamax. Seeing him killed so soon after saving a little girl and showing he has a heart comes off harsher than in the show, where there's more time between the two events.
  • Linkara admits that the scene between Trakeena and her father, having a last moment before his death, is well acted and executed.
  • Similar to the Under Pressure scene, Linkara decides to do a montage for the "Grand Finale" of Power Rangers in his RPM review, set to Matchbox 20's "How Far We've Come". While not played during a tragic scene as Zordon's Tube breaking, it's still strong enough to put the entirety of Power Rangers in perspective.
  • In the Samurai review, his explanation of the tragedy of Lauren's character can be somewhat disheartening for someone who had never noticed it the first time around. She spends the entire season being treated as Jayden's Replacement Scrappy, but if Jayden had just talked with the others about how he felt instead of up and leaving, it seemed like the others would have welcomed Lauren with open arms.
  • The Megaforce review is the longest thus far, and by the end of it, Linkara just sounds so... broken. So utterly fed up that he's stopped caring.
  • Linkara revealing that David Yost quit during Power Rangers Zeo in the revisited review is a bit sad. Even if you did know beforehand, it's still sad that the last of the original five left because he was harassed by production over his sexuality.
  • The way Linkara talks about how the Power Chamber gets trashed and blown up in the Turbo revisited review feels that he's remembering it as the first time he watched it years ago. The simple statement of "This ain't going to fix itself. This is the end of the base of operations the Rangers have had for five years" is very sullen.
  • While Power Rangers Dino Charge doesn't really have a Tear Jerker moment, it is rather sad when Lewis mentions in the beginning that there were people who cared in the production of Megaforce who wanted to make the show better, if not passable, but Jonathan Tzachor legitimately didn't want any of their ideas and simply wanted to shoot action scenes with no character development, especially the actors who wanted more on what to work with.
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