Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers #40

Writer: Marguerite Bennett Artist: Simone Di Meo Publisher: Boom! Studios Release Date: June 26, 2019 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 8 User Reviews: 3
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9.5User Rating

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Last year, Shattered Grid made comic book history-this year NECESSARY EVIL changes what you think you know about the Power Rangers with a reveal that will have everyone talking!
The Power Rangers comic book event of 2019 begins here with the first appearance of the Power Ranger everyone's been asking about-the fan favorite White Ranger!
The all-new team of creators from record breaking Power Rangers; Shattered Grid; Ryan Parrot and Daniele Di Nicuolo present the return of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers-but what happened to the universe after the defeat of Lord Drakkon, and what do our Rangers remember?

  • 10
    ComicBook.com - Matthew Aguilar Jun 26, 2019

    "Necessary Evil" blends classic concepts with bold new ideas, and it's safe to say the post-"Shattered Grid" era is off to one fantastic start. Read Full Review

  • 10
    But Why Tho? - CJ Jun 27, 2019

    Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #40is the perfect jumping on point for readers who left the series or readers who are looking to get into the series. Parrott and DiNicuolo are a creative team to be reckoned with, and given how the issue ends, they more than intend to leave their own mark on the Power Rangers mythos. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    You Don't Read Comics - Andrew Magazzu Jun 25, 2019

    In some ways, Necessary Evil and issue #40 had even more pressure on its shoulders than Beyond the Grid. But that challenging fire has seemingly only strengthened the resolve of all the hands on it, creating the most captivating issue of the entire series since issue #1.  Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Henchman-4-Hire - Sean Ian Mills Jun 29, 2019

    The new Power Rangers storyline kicks everything off in a big new way, from new character drama to exciting retcons of classic TV show storylines. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    IGN - Jesse Schedeen Jun 26, 2019

    Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #40 is both an accessible starting point and a potential game-changer for the series. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Comic Book Legion - Clayton Hinojosa Jun 26, 2019

    Although I enjoyed the issue I think it left me with one too many questions, it is not impossible for Ryan to answer most of these questions within the next few issues, but after nine months of missing these characters it is hard to completely agree with a story that doesn't answer anything. Read Full Review

  • 7.8
    Sequential Planet - Franklin Milliren Jun 29, 2019

    This issue brings in some long-awaited fan favorite characters and character incarnations and elevates those characters with some fantastic character development and a twist ending that will shock any fan of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Read Full Review

  • 6.7
    On Comics Ground - Jasmine Brown Jul 5, 2019

    Coming off of Beyond the Grid, this issue feels a bit like a letdown, but it also feels like the build up to a beginning so I'm reluctant to judge it too harshly. The few twists we get in there promise an intriguing story - I just hope the tension between the old characters and new dies down soon, 'cause call me biased but I'm leaning towards the newcomers... Read Full Review

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