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Light Squadron Maskman 

Hikari sentai Masukuman (original title)
The Tube Empire sends Princess Ial as 'Mio' to survey the surface world. Mio then falls in love with Formula 1 racer Takeru, which is a no-no for the Tube. As punishment, Ial/Mio is ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Ryôsuke Umizu Ryôsuke Umizu ...  Red Mask / ... 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Kôichi Kusakari Kôichi Kusakari ...  Black Mask / ... 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Issei Hirota Issei Hirota ...  Akira / ... 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Yuki Nagata Yuki Nagata ...  Haruka / ... 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Yûki Nagata Yûki Nagata ...  Haruka / ... 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Kanako Maeda Kanako Maeda ...  Momoko / ... 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Hayato Tani Hayato Tani ...  Commander Sanjuurou Sugata / ... 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Mina Asami Mina Asami ...  Mio / ... 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Nobu Shinoda Nobu Shinoda ...  Okelampa 51 episodes, 1987-1988
Seizô Katô Seizô Katô ...  Emperor Zeba 50 episodes, 1987-1988
Takuzô Kamiyama Takuzô Kamiyama ...  Kamiyama, Takuzo / ... 50 episodes, 1987-1988
Kaori Kubota Kaori Kubota ...  Fumin 49 episodes, 1987-1988
Keijirô Shiga Keijirô Shiga ...  Commander Baraba 48 episodes, 1987-1988
Yoshinori Okamoto Yoshinori Okamoto ...  Oyobu 46 episodes, 1987-1988
Shunta Fuchino Shunta Fuchino ...  Thief Knight Kiros 46 episodes, 1987-1988
Hiroshi Takeda Hiroshi Takeda ...  Narrator 46 episodes, 1987-1988
Hideaki Kusaka Hideaki Kusaka ...  Emperor Zeba / ... 42 episodes, 1987-1988
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Storyline

The Tube Empire sends Princess Ial as 'Mio' to survey the surface world. Mio then falls in love with Formula 1 racer Takeru, which is a no-no for the Tube. As punishment, Ial/Mio is imprisoned in a block of ice. Takeru, determined to find Mio, Takeru then joins Maskman, a group of martial artists who use 'Aura Power' under Commander Sugata's leadership against the Tube. Written by Gingared

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

28 February 1987 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Light Squadron Maskman See more »

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Production Co:

Toei Company See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(51 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The first Super Sentai series for each ranger to have an individual mecha to pilot in. See more »

Connections

Followed by Juken Sentai Gekiranger (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Hikari Sentai Masukuman
(Light Squadron Maskman)
Opening theme
Performed by Hironobu Kageyama
Lyrics by Masao Urino
Music by Daisuke Inoue
Arrangement by Daito Fujita
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AWESOME WITH A Capital "A"!
29 December 2003 | by sailangitmSee all my reviews

I watched this show when I was just a toddler in the late 80s in French where it was titled "Bioman 2 Maskman". The costumes, the storylines, mechas, and all around brilliance makes it my favorite Sentai of all time!


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