Everything we’ve seen from the Power Rangers reboot so far seems to have divided fans of the classic TV series. With the costumes in particular putting many off to the design of the Megazords (which were revealed via some toys).
This evening some new concept art of Alpha 5 – who will be voiced by Bill Hader – has found its way online.
This too is probably going to upset fans, because while it was obvious that the character’s appearance needed to be updated, this is a very strange and stylised take on Alpha 5.
Alpha 5 is the robotic assistant to the Power Rangers as well as a mentor who serves them under his friend, the wise sage Zordon. His catchphrase is “Ay-yi-yi,” and often expressed in moments of panic as he sees the Power Rangers heading into danger.
Power Rangers stars Dacre Montgomery (A Few Less Men) as Jason the Red Ranger, RJ Cyler (Me and Earl and the Dying Girl) as Billy the Blue Ranger, Naomi Scott (The 33) as Kimberly the Pink Ranger, Becky G (Empire) as Trini the Yellow Ranger, and Ludi Lin (Monster Hunt) as Zack the Black Ranger. Rounding out the cast are Elizabeth
Click through the gallery below to check out the new Power Rangers concept art and let us know what you think of the art.