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Big Issues: MMPR: Pink puts Kimberly Hart in charge to reinvigorate Power Rangers

Each week, Big Issues focuses on a newly released comic-book issue of significance. This week, it’s Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Pink #4. With a story by Brenden Fletcher (Batgirl, Black Canary) and Kelly Thompson (Jem & The Holograms, A-Force), script by Tini Howard (The Secret Loves Of Geek Girls, The Skeptics), art by Daniele Di Nicuolo (Mirror’s Edge: Exordium), and colors by Sarah Stern (Goldie Vance), this issue continues the exceptional work this creative team has done making the Power Rangers concept fresh and engaging by putting a retired Kimberly Hart at its center. (This review reveals major plot points.)

With the 20-year nostalgia cycle making ’90s properties hot again, the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers is currently experiencing its second coming in pop culture with new comics and a major motion picture slated for March 24, 2017. The Power Rangers franchise never really went away thanks to a …

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