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This was a show that was popular around 1994. The show basically was an adaptation of The Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers.

The basic "plot" was that a military project fell into the hands of a teenage hacker. As with the Power Rangers, the show had gigantic sized heroes and villains. The main hero of the show was a young Matthew Lawrence who killed off viruses in cyber space. The abandoned military project created these viruses to disrupt an array of electronic devices, such as telephones and television. Matthew Lawrence transformed into a character called Servo and killed off the viruses. As an added quirk to the show, Matthew Lawrence was the lead singer of a rock band in the show, which explains the musical instruments used as weapons.

In the end, the ratings of the show plummeted as with other Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers copycats, such as VR Troopers and Masked Rider.

Episode List:
1. Amp Loves You, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah!
2. An Un-Helping Hand
3. His Master's Voice
4. Mal-Kahn-Tent
5. Cold Shoulder
6. Que Sera Servo
7. A Break in the Food Chain
8. Ashes to Ashes Disk to Disk
9. Lights, Camera, Action
10. Sweet and Sour Kilokahn
11. To Sleep, Perchance to Scream
12. Out of Sight, Out of Time
13. Money for Nothin' & Bits for Free
14. Water You Doing?
15. Just Brown & Servo
16. My Virus Ate My Homework
17. Hello Darkness, My Old Friend
18. With a Jealous Mind
19. Cheater, Cheater, Megabyte Eater
20. Romeo & Joule-watt
21. Rock n' Roll Virucide
22. Stiff as a Motherboard
23. Pride Goeth Before a Brawl
24. Starkey in Syberspace
25. Hair I Stand, Head in Hand
26. Portrait of Artist as a Young Virus
27. The Taunt Heard Round the World
28. Tanks for the Memories
29. Love Me Don't
30. Syberteria Combat
31. Hide and Servo
32. Hasta la Virus, Baby
33. Give 'Til It Megahertz
34. The President's a Frink!
35. Beep My, Beep My Baby
36. Forget You!
37. Loose Lips Sink Microchips
38. It's Magic
39. Pratchert's Radical Departure
40. Foreign Languages
41. Truant False
42. To Protect and Servo
43. Samurize
44. Samurize Guys
45. Over the River & Through the Grid
46. Lucky's Unlucky Adventure
47. What Rad Universe
48. Syber-Dunk
49. Take a Hike
50. Do Not Reboot 'Til Christmas
51. Kilokahn Is Coming to Town
52. Little Ditch, Big Glitch

Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad was, like Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers, a sentai (i.e. "super team") series that was pretty much a toy commercial. Like the MMPR TV series, the SSSS show was created by taking the action sequences from a Japanese series (Gridman, in this case) and working them into the plot of a new, more Americanized show.

The main villain was "Kilokhan", a black-caped, masked figure known as the "Overload Overlord", along with various other technobabble appellations. Much like Power Rangers' villains, Kilokhan would send out a monster every episode that the SSSS would have to fight. These monsters were more in the vein of Godzilla or Ultraman rubber suits than MMPR's more cartoonish enemies, though.

I don't remember too much about the show, but my collection of toy robots includes a couple of SSSS items, and there's a bit of information about the series and characters that I can get off the boxes.

A key concept of the show was Samurization, which has nothing to do with samurai, but in fact is just a made-up word used to describe the toys' transformation and combination gimmick, as used in the show. The toy packages used as a slogan a phrase which I find absolutely hilarious; "Samurized for your protection!"

Matthew Lawrence's character, who samurized into Servo, was named Sam Collins.
His band consisted of "Tanker", "Syd", and "Amp", who samurized into Borr, "The Bionic Bulldozer" (called a bulldozer despite the fact that it had two big drills on the front), Tracto, "The Terminal-trampling Tank", and Vitor, "The Aerial Assault Scout Craft". The three vehicles samurized into the robot Zenon, which samurized with Servo to form the robot Synchro.
Servo could also samurize with Drago, a robotic dragon, to form the robot Phormo. Drago in turn was formed from two jets named Jamb and Torb, which also were samurized from the band members.

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