Denji Sentai Megaranger

television series

Denji Sentai Megaranger is a Japanese television series. It is the 21st series in Toei's Super Sentai series. its footage was used in Power Rangers In Space.

Denji Sentai Megaranger
GenreTokusatsu
Superhero fiction
Science fiction
Created byToei
Developed byJunki Takegami
Directed byTakao Nagaishi
StarringHayato Oshiba
Atsushi Ehara
Masaya Matsukaze
Eri Tanaka
Mami Higashiyama
Shigeru Kanai
Opening theme"Denji Sentai Megaranger" by Naoto Fuuga
Ending theme"Kinoshi Ka Na" by Naoto Fuuga
"Bomb Dancing Megaranger" by Hiroko Asakawa
Composer(s)Keiichi Oku
Country of originJapan
Original language(s)Japanese
No. of episodes51
Production
Producer(s)Kenji Ōta
Shigenori Takadera
Naomi Takabe
Kōichi Yada
Running time25 minutes
DistributorShout! Factory
Release
Original networkTV Asahi
Original releaseFebruary 14, 1997 (1997-02-14) –
February 15, 1998 (1998-02-15)
Chronology
Preceded byGekisou Sentai Carranger
Followed bySeijuu Sentai Gingaman

PlotEdit

Kenta Date, a senior high school student, Is the ultimate champion of an arcade video game called "Megaranger". He belongs to the Cybernetics club, a group of like minded friends from his school. Koichiro Endo, Shun Namiki, Chisato Jogaseki, and Miku Imamura are also members of Cybernetics. The International Network of Excel-science and Technology (INET), the games creators, invite Kenta and the Cybernetics club members to tour the INET laboratories. Following a short tour of the INET HQ buildings, the company is attacked by the Neijirejia, an evil force led by Dr. Hinelar on a mission to conquer the current reality. INET's chief scientist, reveals that Megaranger was more than only a simple video game but actually a combat simulator to identify potential recruits for a super fighting team to combat the Neijirejia. While the INET headquarters (HQ) is destroyed by the Neijirejia warrior Yugande, Dr. Kubota gives Kenta and his friends devices known as 'Digitizers'. By entering the key-code "3-3-5" and shouting "Install, Megaranger!", Date, Endo, Namiki, Jogesaki and Imamura transform into the Megarangers to fight the Neijirejia.

CharactersEdit

MegarangerEdit

Actor Name Rangers
Hayato Oshiba Kenta Date Mega Red
Atsushi Ehara Koichiro Endo Mega Black
Masaya Matsukaze Shin Namiki Mega Blue
Eri Tanaka Chisato Jogesaki Mega Yellow
Mami Higashiyama Miku Imamura Mega Pink
Shigeru Kanai Yuusaku Hayakawa Mega Silver

CastEdit

SongsEdit

Opening theme
  • "Denji Sentai Megaranger"
    • Lyrics: Saburo Yatsude
    • Composition & Arrangement: Keiichi Oku
    • Artist: Naoto Fūga
Ending theme
  • "Kinosei ka na" ("It is just my imagination?")
    • Lyrics: Saburo Yatsude
    • Composition & Arrangement: "Taka-Tora"
    • Artist: Naoto Fūga
    • Episodes: 1–20 & 31–50
  • "Bomb Dancing Megaranger"
    • Lyrics: Shoko Fujibayashi
    • Composition & Arrangement: Toshihiko Sahashi
    • Artist: Hiroko Asakawa
    • Episodes: 21–30