Tokusatsu Trivia

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10 questions
Test your knowledge in tokusatsu. (Specifically Japanese henshin heroes.)

What year did Mighty Morphin Power Rangers debut on American television?





Hard  23% got this right

It was adapted from Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger which premiered in 1992.

What is the first season in the 'Ultra Series', predating the original Ultraman?

Ultra Q

Ultra A

Ultra Z


43% got this right

The season has two sequels. Ultra Q Dark Fantasy and Neo Ultra Q.
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What 90s magical girl manga was brought to life as a tokusatsu television series in 2003?

Sailor Moon

Cardcaptor Sakura

Cutie Honey

Revolutionary Girl Utena

59% got this right

Manga creator, Naoko Takeuchi, had more input on the live action series than the original anime.

Which tokusatsu series premiered on television first?

The Ultra Series

Kamen Rider

Metal Hero

Super Sentai

44% got this right

The Ultra Series premiered in 1966 with Ultra Q, followed by Ultraman that same year.
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What tokusatsu series started out as a passion project and continued on through pachinko funding?


Girls x Heroine

Kamen Rider

The Tomica Hero Series

40% got this right

As of 2020, Garo spans 7 seasons, 3 spin-offs, and 3 anime.
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Which role was the start of a triple threat for the actor getting to play a hero in Ultraman, Kamen Rider and Sentai?

Go Blue (Kyuukyuu Sentai GoGoFive)

Gokai Yellow (Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger)

Kamen Rider Kaixa (Kamen Rider 555)

Ultraman Dyna

Hard  35% got this right

Masashi Taniguchi has transformed in GoGoFive, Ultraman Decker and two different Kamen Rider seasons.

Seijuu Sentai Gingaman was this writer's first time leading a show. What big name anime did they also write?

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure

Death Note


Sword Art Online

53% got this right

As of 2022, Yasuko Kobayashi has been the head writer on a total of 11 seasons of tokusatsu shows.
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What is the name of this 2019 drama about a female tokusatsu otaku?

Tokusatsu GAGAGA


GaGa Sentai Otakuranger

Tokusatsu Mania

59% got this right

Tokusatsu GAGAGA is based on a manga of the same name.

Which of these is not a girl group created for a tokusatsu show?



Kamen Rider Girls

Makai Kagekidan

43% got this right

voyager is a co-gender group for the Ultra Series.

A writer, known for drama between men and misunderstandings, wrote what female-lead tokusatsu in 2007.

Cutie Honey THE LIVE

Oneechanbara: The Movie

Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon

Vanny Knights

44% got this right

Toshiki Inoue is the son of one of the writers on the original Kamen Rider.