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In an exclusive from IGNLionsgate revealed the concept art behind their adaptation of the Power Rangers character Alpha 5. The new version of Alpha 5 will be voiced by SNL alum Bill Hader.

This version of Alpha 5 is definitely more streamlined than what I can recall from the original series. With these modern reboots of science fiction properties, there is always a tendency to rid themselves of bright primary colors and go for a darker, edgier look. Even though we already knew this based off of what has been released so far, the Power Rangers reboot is sticking to what is popular right now with the color palette.

The official synopsis for the Power Rangers reboot is below:

SABAN’S POWER RANGERS follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove – and the world – is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our heroes quickly discover they are the only ones who can save the planet. But to do so, they will have to overcome their real-life issues and before it’s too late, band together as the Power Rangers.

via Lionsgate

Saban’s Power Rangers stars Naomi Scott, Becky G., Ludi Lin, RJ Cyler, Dacre Montgomery, Bill HaderElizabeth Banks, and Bryan Cranston. The film opens in theaters on March 24, 2017.

What do you think about the concept art for Alpha 5? Let us know in the comments below.

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Sarah Musnicky

Sarah is a freelance writer and self-described workaholic. She loves fantasy and sci fi and will admit having dual loyalties between Star Trek and Star Wars as well as Marvel and DC. When she's not being socially awkward, she is in a corner obsessing over dragons, cute things, and a need to master all languages on the planet. She would like to be a professional blanket burrito when she reaches the peak of maturation.

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