A Gritty Power Rangers Written by… Dawson?!

James Van Der Beek and Katie Sackhoff star in this gritty remake of everyone’s favorite Mighty Morphin’ team, the Power Rangers. This is not an officially licensed remake – someone did this out the kindness of their own heart so you, dear children of the 90’s, can wrap your nostalgia addicted dome-pieces around the potential awesomeness of Rangers gone dark.

Be forewarned this is not TV-PG.

Why does this exist? According to the producer Adi Shankar, “When I was a child I had two favorite TV shows the X-Men animated series and Power Rangers. I eventually came to the realization that high school kids weaponized to fight an intergalactic threat would turn those kids into some seriously disturbed adults.”

And one of those adults would apparently be this man: