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The Power Rangers san suits. (Photo: Lionsgate)

We recently got a first look at Elizabeth Banks as the alien witch Rita Repulsa in the upcoming Power Rangers movie.

Now the Power Rangers themselves are suited up. Their morpher suits are made up of the full body gear and helmet we’re used to seeing, but production designer Andrew Menzies points out a difference, saying, “Ours is an alien costume that grows on them, that’s not man-made,” reports

Here’s a peek at the 2017 Power Rangers:

(Photo: Lionsgate)
(Photo: Lionsgate)

If you need a refresher, here’s a look at the TV teen superheroes transitioning into their suits:

Menzies goes on to talk about fan reaction, saying, “You can’t win everyone over, but we are trying to appeal to a more mature audience and gain new fans.”

He may be referring to some of the backlash toward Rita Repulsa’s sexed-up look being so different from the original.

Here are some Twitter comments to speed you up:

Not everyone vetoed Rita’s look, as there were plenty of supporters:

And some were just resigned:

Menzies is right. You can’t please everyone.

Are you pleased with the Power Ranger suits?

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Filed Under: Power Rangers
By Brigid Brown