Posted - 11/30/2016 : 2:37:05 PM
| SPOILER ALERT/WARNING
• A mysterious new Power Ranger with shocking origins makes a worldwide debut in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #9 from BOOM! Studios and Saban Brands. The issue is available for sale today, November 30, in comic shops and on digital platforms.
• This marks the first time a new Power Ranger has been created in “Mighty Morphin” continuity since the series debuted over 23 years ago. The mysterious new Ranger is a key architect behind the chaos that has plagued the Mighty Morphin team since the launch of the comic book series. This reveal is part of a long-term story with far-reaching effects and consequences.
• The new Ranger, featuring an all-new costume, was developed by series writer Kyle Higgins (Nightwing, Hadrian’s Wall), main cover artist Jamal Campbell, Saban Brands, and BOOM! Studios. A jpeg of Campbell’s illustration is below:
• Issue #9 is illustrated by series artist Hendry Prasetya. A jpeg of the mysterious new Ranger as it appears in the issue is below:
• The identity of this new Power Ranger will be revealed in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #11 by Higgins and Prasetya, on sale in January. (Note: December’s issue #10 will feature a “break in the action” story featuring a solo adventure centered on the Blue Ranger, Billy Cranston.)
• February's Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #12 (also by Higgins and Prasetya) will reveal the origin of this mysterious new Ranger.