‘Super Sentai Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger’ Coming to DVD in Complete Series Eight-Disc Set

Shout! Factory in collaboration with eOne on Feb. 14 will release Super Sentai Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger: The Complete Series in an eight-DVD collection.

The release marks the first time the series has been available to North American consumers.

The “Super Sentai” franchise, spanning 46 different series and concepts, has been going strong in Japan for many years. The collection includes all 50 episodes from the “Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger” series, presented in Japanese with English subtitles. 

The series is set in Megalopolis. Once a peaceful Earth city, it’s now a haven for criminals aided by the nefarious Alienizer arms dealer, Agent Abrella. It’s up to Ban Akaza and the Special Police Dekarangers to protect the Earth from the invading Alienizers and finally bring peace and justice back to the planet.

“Dekaranger” is the only “Super Sentai” series in which the gender ratio is equal; of the 10 Dekarangers, five are male and five are female.

 

Shout! Factory to Release ‘Chikyuu Sentai Fiveman’ Sept. 6 in Seven-Disc DVD Set

Shout! Factory is prepping the complete anime series “Chikyuu Sentai Fiveman” for Sept. 6 release in a seven-disc DVD set, as part of Shout! Factory’s new partnership with Hasbro.

Available for the first time in North America, the series is part of the Super Sentai franchise, which spans 46 different series and concepts.

Chikyuu Sentai Fiveman: The Complete Series is being released in collaboration with eOne, which Hasbro acquired in 2019 for $4 billion. It contains all 48 episodes presented in Japanese with English subtitles.

“Chikyuu Sentai Fiveman” premiered in Japan in 1990 and is the 14th installment in the Super Sentai franchise. 

The series takes place 20 years after the five Hoshikawa children’s planet was attacked by the brutal Zone Empire. The kids, who escaped and were raised on Earth, must prepare for a brand-new war. This time, though, they’re ready … having developed the powerful Fiveman technology that will help them defend Earth from the same empire that conquered their home world.