See where the worldwide phenomenon began with Shout! Factory TV’s Super Sentai Spectacular: Dairanger! Join us for a three-hour live streaming event hosted by Tokusatsu expert August Ragone as the first seven episodes of Super Sentai: Gosei Sentai Dairanger blast onto the screen on Saturday, May 21 at 9.a.m. (PST) at www.shoutfactorytv.com.
The marathon will be streaming episodes of the original Japanese series that inspired and provided footage for the Power Rangers franchise, presented in Japanese with English subtitles. After fans have watched the first episodes here, all 50 episodes of Gosei Sentai Dairanger will be available on Shout! Factory TV for evergreen streaming following the marathon.
The Super Sentai Spectacular: Dairanger comes complete with original introductions by renowned Tokusatsu authority August Ragone, commenting on the impact of this landmark series. A two-time Rondo Award-winning author of Eiji Tsuburaya: Master of Monsters, Ragone has commented on Japanese film and popular culture on radio, television, in print, online, and at events for more than three decades.
Fans of Power Rangers and classic Japanese TV won’t want to miss these episodes streaming free! Join the conversation with host August Ragone and other Super Sentai fans with the hashtag #Dairanger while you watch.
Gosei Sentai Dairanger Synopsis
The three Tribes of the Daos Empire — Shura, Dai and Gorma — were peaceful until the Gorma set out to conquer the planet, launching a magical war between the Gorma and Dai Tribes that lasted for 5,000 years. In the end, both civilizations were lost… until now. The evil Gorma have returned. Now, it’s up to Master Kaku to assemble a team of kids with high levels of chi to become the protectors of the Earth known as the Dairangers!
Schedule of Episodes*
- 9:05 a.m. – Gosei Sentai Dairanger: L-e-e-et’s Tenshin!!!
- 9:30 a.m. – Gosei Sentai Dairanger: I-i-i-it’s Qi-Power!!!
- 10:00 a.m. – Gosei Sentai Dairanger: Your Souls, Please!
- 10:25 a.m. – Gosei Sentai Dairanger: We’re Naïve!
- 10:55 a.m. – Gosei Sentai Dairanger: The Jewels Have Come!
- 11:25 a.m. – Gosei Sentai Dairanger: Wind, Cut Through!
- 11:50 a.m. – Gosei Sentai Dairanger: Traito-o-or!
*Times listed are Pacific time, approximate and subject to change.
Shout! Factory TV’s Super Sentai Spectacular: Dairanger will be streaming from 9 a.m. to noon (PST) on Saturday May 21st at http://www.shoutfactorytv.com/ and on Pluto TV, CH 515. For mobile, tablet and connected TV devices the marathon is accessible via the Pluto TV app. The marathon is also available via Pluto TV in the living room (Roku, Amazon’s Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Android TV devices, Chromecast and Apple Airplay), on the go (apps for iOS, Android and Amazon) and at your fingertips on PC’s, Mac’s or on the web.