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* So there are so many planets in the universe, since most of the villain organizations that are aliens have destroyed countless of them yet there are still enough that survive until the next group alien invaders come along unless their lucky to defeated by the Super Sentai on Earth before they could get their hands on them. And there are still enough that most of the universe ends up being conqured by the Zangyack and even after Gokaiger, they still stand. How is the universe still inhabited outside of Earth and the Solar System?

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* So there are so many planets in the universe, since most of the villain organizations that are aliens have destroyed countless of them yet there are still enough that survive until the next group alien invaders come along unless their lucky to defeated by the Super Sentai on Earth before they could get their hands on them. And there are still enough that most of the universe ends up being conqured by the Zangyack and even after Gokaiger, they still stand. How is the universe still inhabited outside of Earth and the Solar System?System?
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*** We know that sometimes producers fall into JustForFun/OneOfUs territory (just look at {{Transformers}}!) and nothing's too obscure. PowerRangers is often dubbed into Japanese, too, so it's not as obscure as one may think. Consider the design of the last mecha to appear in Go-Onger. It makes ''no freaking sense whatsoever'' for a car-themed sentai to reference the mecha of Zyuranger - a totally unrelated and totally un-special sentai. (Well, every series is the best ever to ''someone,'' but it wasn't a MilestoneCelebration, wasn't the first or last of anything, etc.) However, PR was expected to end with RPM, and it makes ''perfect'' sense for ''PowerRangers'' last Megazord to homage its first Megazord. Also, there are several magazine scans out there showing PR-only powerups and characters.

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*** We know that sometimes producers fall into JustForFun/OneOfUs territory (just look at {{Transformers}}!) and nothing's too obscure. PowerRangers Franchise/PowerRangers is often dubbed into Japanese, too, so it's not as obscure as one may think. Consider the design of the last mecha to appear in Go-Onger. It makes ''no freaking sense whatsoever'' for a car-themed sentai to reference the mecha of Zyuranger - a totally unrelated and totally un-special sentai. (Well, every series is the best ever to ''someone,'' but it wasn't a MilestoneCelebration, wasn't the first or last of anything, etc.) However, PR was expected to end with RPM, and it makes ''perfect'' sense for ''PowerRangers'' ''Franchise/PowerRangers'' last Megazord to homage its first Megazord. Also, there are several magazine scans out there showing PR-only powerups and characters.


* Were the villain groups in Boukenger meant to be an intentional shout out to PowerRangers? The designs of the major members of three of the four groups were based on mecha of the three Sentai seasons that were used to make ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers''. Also, since the only major villain who wasn't designed as such was Gajya/Gajah/Gaja, who wouldn't be used in the corresponding Power Rangers season anyway because you could see his face, is it possible they did this so that the designs of the villains would hold significance to Power Rangers fans as well as Sentai fans?

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* Were the villain groups in Boukenger meant to be an intentional shout out to PowerRangers? Franchise/PowerRangers? The designs of the major members of three of the four groups were based on mecha of the three Sentai seasons that were used to make ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers''. Also, since the only major villain who wasn't designed as such was Gajya/Gajah/Gaja, who wouldn't be used in the corresponding Power Rangers season anyway because you could see his face, is it possible they did this so that the designs of the villains would hold significance to Power Rangers fans as well as Sentai fans?

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** The fact that they got a theatrical release.

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** The fact that they got a theatrical release.release.
* So there are so many planets in the universe, since most of the villain organizations that are aliens have destroyed countless of them yet there are still enough that survive until the next group alien invaders come along unless their lucky to defeated by the Super Sentai on Earth before they could get their hands on them. And there are still enough that most of the universe ends up being conqured by the Zangyack and even after Gokaiger, they still stand. How is the universe still inhabited outside of Earth and the Solar System?


* Were the villain groups in Boukenger meant to be an intentional shout out to PowerRangers? The designs of the major members of three of the four groups were based on mecha of the three Sentai seasons that were used to make MightyMorphinPowerRangers. Also, since the only major villain who wasn't designed as such was Gajya/Gajah/Gaja, who wouldn't be used in the corresponding Power Rangers season anyway because you could see his face, is it possible they did this so that the designs of the villains would hold significance to Power Rangers fans as well as Sentai fans?
** While it would be nice, I doubt that the Boukenger staff ever thought about making nods like that; Power Rangers just isn't that big a deal in Japan. Episode 5 of Gokaiger had blink-and-miss nods to RPM because the guy who directed that episode worked on Power Rangers, but otherwise Gokaiger has been focused entirely on the Sentai side of things. Similarly, unless someone on Boukenger had done work in Power Rangers, I don't see any significance to the main villains being patterned after mechs that were from sentais adapted into MightyMorphinPowerRangers.

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* Were the villain groups in Boukenger meant to be an intentional shout out to PowerRangers? The designs of the major members of three of the four groups were based on mecha of the three Sentai seasons that were used to make MightyMorphinPowerRangers.''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers''. Also, since the only major villain who wasn't designed as such was Gajya/Gajah/Gaja, who wouldn't be used in the corresponding Power Rangers season anyway because you could see his face, is it possible they did this so that the designs of the villains would hold significance to Power Rangers fans as well as Sentai fans?
** While it would be nice, I doubt that the Boukenger staff ever thought about making nods like that; Power Rangers just isn't that big a deal in Japan. Episode 5 of Gokaiger had blink-and-miss nods to RPM because the guy who directed that episode worked on Power Rangers, but otherwise Gokaiger has been focused entirely on the Sentai side of things. Similarly, unless someone on Boukenger had done work in Power Rangers, I don't see any significance to the main villains being patterned after mechs that were from sentais adapted into MightyMorphinPowerRangers.''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers''.



*** Or maybe the head writer or director or executive producer of Boukenger happened to be a big fan of Zyu, Dai, and Kakuranger, so he decided to have the main villains be an homage to those seasons. There are any number of possible reasons why those seasons were picked, with the most likely one being that it's one big coincidence of no significance or meaning whatsoever. Besides, if this was supposed to be a reference to MightyMorphinPowerRangers, why didn't the Boukenger encyclopedia segments at the end of the show ever mention Power Rangers when they got to Zyuranger?

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*** Or maybe the head writer or director or executive producer of Boukenger happened to be a big fan of Zyu, Dai, and Kakuranger, so he decided to have the main villains be an homage to those seasons. There are any number of possible reasons why those seasons were picked, with the most likely one being that it's one big coincidence of no significance or meaning whatsoever. Besides, if this was supposed to be a reference to MightyMorphinPowerRangers, ''Series/MightyMorphinPowerRangers'', why didn't the Boukenger encyclopedia segments at the end of the show ever mention Power Rangers when they got to Zyuranger?

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*** We know that sometimes producers fall into OneOfUs territory (just look at {{Transformers}}!) and nothing's too obscure. PowerRangers is often dubbed into Japanese, too, so it's not as obscure as one may think. Consider the design of the last mecha to appear in Go-Onger. It makes ''no freaking sense whatsoever'' for a car-themed sentai to reference the mecha of Zyuranger - a totally unrelated and totally un-special sentai. (Well, every series is the best ever to ''someone,'' but it wasn't a MilestoneCelebration, wasn't the first or last of anything, etc.) However, PR was expected to end with RPM, and it makes ''perfect'' sense for ''PowerRangers'' last Megazord to homage its first Megazord. Also, there are several magazine scans out there showing PR-only powerups and characters.

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*** We know that sometimes producers fall into OneOfUs JustForFun/OneOfUs territory (just look at {{Transformers}}!) and nothing's too obscure. PowerRangers is often dubbed into Japanese, too, so it's not as obscure as one may think. Consider the design of the last mecha to appear in Go-Onger. It makes ''no freaking sense whatsoever'' for a car-themed sentai to reference the mecha of Zyuranger - a totally unrelated and totally un-special sentai. (Well, every series is the best ever to ''someone,'' but it wasn't a MilestoneCelebration, wasn't the first or last of anything, etc.) However, PR was expected to end with RPM, and it makes ''perfect'' sense for ''PowerRangers'' last Megazord to homage its first Megazord. Also, there are several magazine scans out there showing PR-only powerups and characters.


* I noticed that some of the movies (such as Dairanger) are as long as the regular episodes. So what makes them "movies"?

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* I noticed that some of the movies (such as Dairanger) are as long as the regular episodes. So what makes them "movies"?"movies"?
** The fact that they got a theatrical release.

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* Why are some guns called "Vulcans?" Is it just a weaponry reference I'm not understanding?

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* Why are some guns called "Vulcans?" Is it just a weaponry reference I'm not understanding?understanding?
* I noticed that some of the movies (such as Dairanger) are as long as the regular episodes. So what makes them "movies"?


For ''Dai Sentai Goggle Five'', see [[Headscratchers/DaiSentaiGoggleFive here]]

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For ''Dai Sentai Goggle Five'', a specific sentai, see [[Headscratchers/DaiSentaiGoggleFive here]]the following:
* Headscratchers/DaiSentaiGoggleFive
* Headscratchers/ChoujuuSentaiLiveman
* Headscratchers/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger
* Headscratchers/NinjaSentaiKakuranger
* Headscratchers/TokusouSentaiDekaranger
* Headscratchers/JukenSentaiGekiranger
* Headscratchers/SamuraiSentaiShinkenger
* Headscratchers/KaizokuSentaiGokaiger
* Headscratchers/TokumeiSentaiGobusters
* Headscratchers/ZyudenSentaiKyoryuger
* Headscratchers/ShurikenSentaiNinninger
* Headscratchers/DoubutsuSentaiZyuohger
* Headscratchers/UchuSentaiKyuranger



For ''Choujuu Sentai Liveman'', see [[Headscratchers/ChoujuuSentaiLiveman here]]
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For ''Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger'', see [[Headscratchers/KyoryuSentaiZyuranger here]]
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For ''Ninja Sentai Kakuranger'', see [[Headscratchers/NinjaSentaiKakuranger here]]
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For ''Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger'' see [[Headscratchers/TokusouSentaiDekaranger here]]
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For ''Juken Sentai Gekiranger'', see [[Headscratchers/JukenSentaiGekiranger here]]
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For ''Samurai Sentai Shinkenger'', see [[Headscratchers/SamuraiSentaiShinkenger here]]
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For ''Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger'', see [[Headscratchers/KaizokuSentaiGokaiger here]]
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* What's the official english spelling for the first Super Sentai series? Is it Goranger or Gorenger? I've seen it spelled both ways, and it's used for the work page, but not anywhere on the work page.

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* What's the official english spelling for the first Super Sentai series? Is it Goranger or Gorenger? I've seen it spelled both ways, and it's used for the work page, but not anywhere on the work page.page.
* Why are some guns called "Vulcans?" Is it just a weaponry reference I'm not understanding?

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