Power Rangers Unlimited: The Coinless #1
Illustrated by: Moises Hidalgo
Cover art by: Dan Mora
Written by: Adam Cesare
Release date: June 28, 2023
*Minor Spoilers Ahead
As if the medium-spanning, fan-favorite villain Drakkon wasn’t enough of a threat, Mistress Vile has special plans, ones that will bring the Rangers’ greatest foe into our world!
But this scheming isn’t without consequences for Drakkon, and he’ll have to take a page from the book of Zordon if he wants the world of The Coinless to survive.
But who would be unhinged enough to join his team? As if they have a choice…
In anticipation of the monumental 30th anniversary of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers franchise, acclaimed Dead Mall and The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance writer Adam Cesare teams up with Mighty Morphin artist Moisés Hidalgo to present the last Rangers anyone would want to be… that fans didn’t know they needed!
Boom Studios’ Power Rangers Unlimited: The Coinless #1 is a thrilling addition to the Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers franchise that takes readers on an action-packed adventure. With a creative team consisting of writer Adam Cesare, artist Moises Hidalgo, and cover artist Dan Mora, this comic book issue introduces a new twist to the iconic series, bringing together fan-favorite villains and unexpected alliances.
The story revolves around the menacing villain Drakkon, a character beloved by fans across various mediums. Cesare’s writing skillfully raises the stakes by introducing Mistress Vile and her special plans, which threaten to unleash the Rangers’ greatest foe into the real world. This gripping plot keeps readers on the edge of their seats, wondering what unexpected twists and turns await their favorite heroes.
Cesare’s storytelling shines as he explores the consequences of Drakkon’s actions and presents a unique opportunity for redemption. The theme of sacrifice and the need for alliances echo the teachings of Zordon, adding depth and emotional resonance to the narrative. The blend of fast-paced action, intricate plotting, and character development ensures a captivating reading experience from start to finish.
Moises Hidalgo’s artwork is a visual treat, capturing the dynamic energy and vibrant colors associated with the Power Rangers universe. Hidalgo’s attention to detail is evident in the character designs and action sequences, bringing each page to life with a sense of movement and excitement. The visuals enhance the storytelling, immersing readers in the world of the Coinless and their struggle to survive.
Dan Mora’s cover art deserves special recognition for its striking composition and the way it captures the essence of the Power Rangers. Mora’s talent for capturing the characters’ iconic poses and expressions adds an extra layer of appeal to the issue, enticing readers to dive into the story within.
Power Rangers Unlimited: The Coinless #1 is a testament to the enduring popularity and creativity of the Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers franchise. Adam Cesare’s engaging writing, Moises Hidalgo’s exceptional artwork, and Dan Mora’s captivating cover art blend seamlessly to deliver a satisfying reading experience. The anticipation of the franchise’s 30th anniversary is palpable, and this issue serves as a thrilling prelude to the milestone celebration.
Power Rangers Unlimited: The Coinless #1 is a must-read for fans of the franchise. It successfully revitalizes familiar characters and introduces new dynamics that keep the series fresh and exciting. Cesare and Hidalgo’s collaboration breathes new life into the Power Rangers universe, and readers will be left eagerly anticipating future installments in this captivating storyline.
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