06 December 2013
Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger Finally Revealed
It's finally here! Toy retailers have released our very first look at the upcoming 38th Super Sentai series Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger (烈車戦隊トッキュウジャー). This season's main theme are trains. The television series starts airing this February 2014.
At the back, you'll see this year's main mecha, Tokkyu-Oh.
According to previous information, the new series will target not only kids, the usual target audience for a Super Sentai series, but also train enthusiasts. It is also stated that the series will be using a different call sign, トッキュウ１号 for Tokkyu 1 (Tokkyu Ichigou), Tokkyu 2 (Nigou), Tokkyu 3 (Sangou), Tokkyu 4 (Yongou) and Tokkyu 5 (Gogou). And the transformation device will be electronic tickets
Copyright for Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger was registered last September. With the suit revealed, cast members will be announced on late December or early January.
UPDATE: And we got more images from the toy catalog.
A photo of the DX TokkyuOh, which is comprised of five differently colored trains. When lined-up together, it has a length of 1.2 meters, and when combined it stands 275mm!
Seen above is the TokkyuRessha, an item that's needed to be loaded on the TokkyuChanger to transform. Seen at the bottom left side are some of the train designs that is expected to show up within the show.
Next up is this year's transformation device, the DX TokkyuChanger. Meanwhile. on the other page are two additional attachments for the TokkyuOh, Tank Ressha and Car Carrier Ressha. Combining with the mecha, they could form Tokkyu-Oh Tank and Tokkyu-Oh Car Carrier.
Now, we move on to the weapons. On the right is the DX Renketsu Bazooka, comprises of the team's personal weapons: Rail Slasher for Red, Form Trigger for Blue, Shingou Hammer for Yellow, Tunnel Axe for Green, and Tekkyou Claw for Pink.
Meanwhile, on the left is the team's common weapon, the TokyuuBlaster, which transforms from "Uchimasu Mode" (Gun) into "Kirimasu Mode" (Sword). All members also have the TokyuuBuckle and Rainbow Pass.
Lastly, here are some additional toys for Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger.
GekiDan at Friday, December 06, 2013