The newest Super Sentai series Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger will debute after the four-part special Super Sentai Strongest Battle.
Ryusoulger combines the power of knights and dinosaurs. Each member has a dinosaur partner. The series is about the Ryousou Clan, a group that has protected Earth with their dinosaurs since ancient times. 65 million years ago, they fought against the Doruidon. After the battle, the Doruidon escaped into space, but after their defeat, they trained to become stronger. The evil forces have once again come to try and take over Earth once again.
- Ryuso Red is partnered with a Tyrannosaurus
- Ryuso Blue is partnered with a Triceratops
- Ryuso Pink is partnered with a Ankylosaurus
- Ryuso Green is partnered with a Tigersaurus (fictional dinosaur)
- Ryuso Black is partnered with a Nidosaurus (fictional dinosaur)
They are the “Five Swords to Serve Justice.”
In charge of the screenplay is Junpei Yamaoka (山岡潤平), who previously wrote Peach Girl and honey.
Directing the series is Kazuya Kamihoriuchi (上堀内佳寿也), who previously worked on the Kamen Rider films Kamen Rider Build the Movie: Be the One, Kamen Rider Heisei Generations Final: Build & Ex-Aid with Legend Rider, and Ghost Re:Birth: Kamen Rider Specter.
The “dinosaur” motif has been a popular choice among children for Super Sentai series. Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger (1992), Bakuryu Sentai Abaranger (2003), Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger (2013) were series with dinosaur motifs that were well-received by children. There’s expectations that Kishiryu Sentai Ryusouger, which combines dinosaurs and righteous knights, will also be popular with children.
Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger will debut on TV Asahi on Sunday, March 17, 2019.
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