Although the new magazine will contain comic strip adventures they're not originated in the UK unfortunately but are translated reprint from German publisher Blue Ocean. The activity pages and suchlike are UK originated though, and John Charles drew some new illustrations of the bad guys.
Here's the official press release:
Panini UK is pleased to announce the launch of Power Rangers Magazine, which will be hitting the shelves on 19th April 2012. This 4 weekly magazine is based on the popular tv series currently showing on the Nickelodeon Channel. Aimed at boys aged 4-7yrs, this 36-page publication is available at all major retail outlets across the UK.
The new Power Rangers magazine will bring all the action and adventure to life through comic strips, colouring, puzzles, activities and easy-to-read facts. Every Power Ranger fan will be powering their way to the shops to enjoy the latest adventures of their favourite “morphing” superheroes.
The magazine launch is supported with on air TV advertising on Nickelodeon, online media sites and has secured significant promotional space and exposure in all major retail groups and Independents.
Launch date – Thursday 19th April 2012
Target age group – 4 -7 yrs boys
Cover price - £2.99
Cover-gift – Free Disk shooter and Stickers
Format – 297 x 210mm.
Frequency – 4 weekly.
Distributor - Marketforce