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40th Super Sentai Series Title Revealed


40th Super Sentai Series Title Revealed


Information filed with the Japan Patent Office indicates that the 40th installment of the Super Sentai series will be titled Dobutsu Sentai Jyuuouger (動物戦隊ジュウオウジャー).

The tweet from a Japanese trademark bot is as follows:


Toei Company has registered trademark of Doubutsu Sentai Jyuuouger according to a public announcement. Application Number 2015-86037~2015-86058

Dobutsu means “animal” and “jyuuou” is a portmanteau word of  獣王, meaning “beast king”. The popular 90s SEGA game known in the West as Altered Beast was titled 獣王記 (Jyuuouki), meaning Chronicles of the Beast King.

The title suggests that the theme will be animal in nature, similar to past animal themed series such as Sun Vulcan, Liveman, Gingaman, Gaoranger, Gekiranger, and the alternate universe version of GoBusters, Dobutsu Sentai GoBusters.

A September registration of the Super Sentai series is consistent with previous trademark registrations.

Expect further details regarding the series to develop in the coming months.

Source: Trademark Bot on Twitter

UPDATE: 9/28/15 6:17pm US-PST Below is a screenshot of Team TokuNet Staff confirming the trademark listing on the Japan Patent Office’s Japan Platform for Patent Information (J-PlatPat)


All English translations are accredited to The Tokusatsu Network staff members. Please do not repost without crediting and directly linking back to the original Tokusatsu Network article.

I saw Kamen Rider Super-1 as a child and have been fascinated by tokusatsu ever since. Learned to read Japanese from Sailor Moon tankobon, and became a magical girl fan. Studied and lived in Japan, and am now working on my Ph.D (but unfortunately, it's not related to giant robots, spandex fightin' men, or magical girls).



  1. James

    September 28, 2015 at 4:50 pm

    That screenshot is fake (website was redesigned a few months ago). But the copyright is real.

    Go to this official link

    Insert the code 2015-86037 in first box line.

  2. Amir Idris

    September 30, 2015 at 8:20 am

    ninja and then best king it mens may be best king vs crocodle

  3. mr vksbcv

    October 1, 2015 at 5:30 am

    i am looking forward for these sentai release and hopefully it will turn out to be another gokiager series where we will get to see all other past heroes making an appearance in this series and transform into past rangers like how they did in gokiager
    sorry for the bad english

  4. Ble Lat

    October 12, 2015 at 7:24 pm

    Tell me if you know how they look.

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