Here's What A Dark Reboot Of Power Rangers Could Look Like

It's been nearly a quarter century, and the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers are still going strong. But what if they had a darker, more edgy reboot? Here's some fan art from concept artist Eddie del Rio (Godzilla) that imagines what that would look like. » 2/03/15 5:00pm 2/03/15 5:00pm

These Giant-Headed Power Rangers Figures Are Adorable And Awesome

Seriously, they're as nostalgia-inducing as their heads are massive, by which I mean to say they're incredibly nostalgia-inducing. But look how cute they are! » 1/23/15 7:54pm 1/23/15 7:54pm

The Original Power Rangers Cast Reunites For The First Time Ever!…

If you were obsessed with television 20-odd years ago, then you probably have a soft spot in your heart for the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, the show that introduced the Japanese Super Sentai series to American audiences with an all-American cast (whenever the helmets were off.) And it's hard to believe that original… » 1/14/15 3:15pm 1/14/15 3:15pm

The first bikini that can truly be called both Mighty and Morphin'

I hate it when Hot Topic makes something brilliant, but this Pink Power Ranger bikini is admittedly kind of brilliant. I foresee a great many nerd girls picking this up, perhaps posting photos of themselves wearing it on the Internet, and causing a great deal of stupid arguments about whether they're "real nerds" or… » 3/13/13 8:40am 3/13/13 8:40am

Dress up as your favorite Power Ranger with custom-made hoodies

Once upon a time, my brother and I entered a Power Rangers/VR Troopers trivia contest on Prodigy. TV junkies that we were, we handily answered all the questions, but, sadly, when our names came up in the drawing, we received the inferior VR Troopers action figures instead of the much cooler, dino-centric Power Rangers » 1/28/12 11:30am 1/28/12 11:30am

New Power Rangers are no longer color-coded according to their race.…

The Power Rangers are coming back for their 19th (!) season, and the good news is their suits no longer color-coded according to their ethnicity. (Watch this amazing College Humor video for more on how that came about originally.) » 2/09/11 1:24pm 2/09/11 1:24pm

Ultraman takes on a whole space fleet, with the help of some pirates

Here's the latest trailer for the fantastic new Ultraman movie, in which he faces off against roughly a billion spaceships. The trailer features pirates (in classic 18th-century garb), laser eyes, and a robot hand that crushes an entire planet! » 11/22/10 8:30am 11/22/10 8:30am

When humans punch aliens: the io9 video mix

It's time for another io9 flashback, with this awesome video remix of every scene we could find where a human punches an alien. Set to L.L. Cool J's "Mama Said Knock You Out," for maximum impact! » 7/21/10 2:30pm 7/21/10 2:30pm

16 Years Later, The Power Rangers Retire

It's been a long road for the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. And last week Zordon finally decided that the Rangers were through, forever. The Power Rangers ended their series with the 700th episode. We'll miss Billy and his overalls most. » 12/30/09 12:30pm 12/30/09 12:30pm

14 Reasons Why TV And Superheroes Don't Mix

If there's one thing that this week's premieres of Heroes and Smallville collectively proved, it's that television really shouldn't try and tackle superheroes. Here's even more proof why - as well as some rare examples of when it does work. » 9/27/09 12:00pm 9/27/09 12:00pm

Admiral Adama's Death Race With A Rocket Bike

Battlestar Galactica's post-apocalyptic leader, Edward James Olmos, races his sportscar through a world of flying cars, elevated trains and missile-firing rocket bikes, in this commercial for Farmers Insurance. Olmos has been appearing in Spanish/English Farmers ads for a while now, but this one features CGI… » 3/28/08 6:30am 3/28/08 6:30am