Icon-kyuranger.pngThis article is about a/an ranger in Uchu Sentai Kyuranger.

For the Alienizer from Dekaranger, see Lovelian Balance.

"Trick Star! Tenbin Gold!"
―Tenbin Gold's roll call[src]

"Radical!"
―Tenbin Gold's catchphrase[src]

Balance (バランス Baransu) is Tenbin Gold (テンビンゴールド Tenbin Gōrudo, lit. Balance Gold), the Gold Ranger of the Kyurangers. He is a techno-organic mechanical organism, a thief and partner to Naga Ray. He is the seventh Kyuranger to be awakened. After the permanent defeat of Don Armage, he and Naga began to retrieve every stolen treasures which Jark Matter left behind.

"Born" 300 years ago, an incident "aged" Balance by an additional century.

Character History

Origin

Constructed in the Tenbin System, Balance was "born" on March 26th 300 years before joining the Kyurangers and approximately 33 years after the battle between Tsurugi Ohtori and Don Armage. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.29: Orion, The Strongest Warrior Though the oldest of the Kyurangers, Balance noted that he was the youngest of his clan. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.7: Take Back the Birthday!

Meeting Naga Ray

While Balance was stealing a treasure from the Hebitsukai System, officers were alerted to his presence, and he had to escape quickly. He soon met Naga, mistaking him for one of the officers and pleaded for mercy. However, Naga decided that Balance was the key for him to be able to learn emotion, and expressed his wish to Balance. Balance thought that this was his chance, and made use of Naga to help him escape. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.28: BN Thieves, Breakup...

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Balance and Naga Ray became partners in thieving against Jark Matter, becoming known as the two-man BN Team whom were branded with a combined five million Pongi bounty by Jark Matter. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.2: Let's Go! Phantom Thief BN Team!


As Tenbin Gold

It was on Zigama that the pair discovered the Kyurangers on a wanted poster, Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.1: The Super Stars of Space finding them to have a bounty ten times more than theirs. Having heard about a local Jark Matter facility storing a precious gem, the pair met Lucky, who believed them to be bearers of Kyutamas themselves, on the way to their mark. While they tell Lucky they aren't, Lucky still decides to wait out his luck and work with them on their job. However, instead of being stealthy, they are discovered because of Lucky looking for a fight. Balance betrays Lucky by lashing him with his cables, to Naga Ray's surprise, in full view of Jark Matter. However, Balance is shocked when Naga is angered and chooses to stay with Lucky. Balance asks to see the gem as reward and is allowed. He, however steals the gem. Seeing that Naga and Lucky are to be executed immediately, he intervenes by controlling the death trap. Balance and Naga Ray earn their Kyutamas and fight with the Kyurangers, joining them on the ORION after taking down Zigama's Daikaan Gamettsui. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.2: Let's Go! Phantom Thief BN Team!

Introduced by Raptor to commander Shou Ronpo, the seven Kyurangers were sent to save the planet Needle from destruction at the hands of the Jark Matter. Engaged by a hostile new Kyuranger, Stinger, Balance and the others bar Lucky and Champ were struck by the Sasori System native's sting. However, the afflicted Kyurangers ultimately recovered in time to destroy the Moraimarz that was draining Needle's Planet Jume. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.3: The Man from the Desert Star

When the Orion arrived in orbit of Earth, a planet strangely containing numerous Moraimarz, Balance and Naga were left on the ship to work on equipment under Shou Ronbou as the others were assigned to land on Earth for the first time by the commander's Kyulette, establishing a link between the Kyu Buckles which would allow the Kyurangers to summon Kyutama at will. Balance later joined the crew in congratulating Raptor on her transformation into Washi Pink. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.4: Dreamy Android

Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.5: 9 Ultimate Saviors

After the destruction of Daikaan Mothma's Moraimarz, the crew discovered that they had lost control of the ship and that they had been sent on a direct course to the Sun, causing a sharp rise in temperature which the mechanical Balance tolerated better than his organic shipmates. The ship and crew were ultimately saved, however, as Mozuma was destroyed by Shishi Red and Koguma Skyblue, causing his microbic extensions to dissipate and return control of the ship. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.10: A Small Giant, Big Star!

Balance was among the crew left behind to perform repairs on the Orion following the ordeal with the Sun as a team was led by Shou to recover the Tomo Kyutama on Earth. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.11: Three Kyutama to Save The Universe

Balance remained on the Orion with Garu and the commander while a team was sent to acquire the Ho Kyutama on Vela; receiving an update from Stinger and Champ, they learn that Scorpio had been made Karo of the Sasori System and sent to Earth. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.15: Savior of the Water Planet Vela

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Seeking the Kyutama of the Tokei System, the Kyurangers came to the planet Toki and turned the 12 keys needed to unlock it within 30 minutes. Approaching key IV, Balance met an illusion of Naga and, after sharing a greeting with him, turned the key unimpeded. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.25: Planet Toki, the Boy's Determination!

Other Events

Zyuohger vs. Ninninger

Through unknown circumstances, the nine Kyurangers made a brief appearance on an Earth where Jark Matter was not present. Instead, the Kyurangers arrived to intervene against the Deathgalien before they could interfere with the Zyuohgers' fight with the Ninningers for the future of Super Sentai against Gillmarda. With Tenbin Gold aiding in wiping out the Moeba pack, the Kyurangers eventually forced the Deathgalien to retreat before taking their leave with their appearance observed by the Zyuohger ally Bud, who realized that the future was in safe hands. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger vs. Ninninger: Message from the Future from Super Sentai

Transformation Lessons ~Let's Star Change Together!~

Tvicon.png TV STORY-Tenbin Gold & Hebitsukai Silver Chapter

Chou Super Hero Taisen

When Shou Ronbou sent the Kyurangers to capture Poppy PipopapoIcon-crosswiki.png, Balance and Naga were sent in as back-up as a team of five fought the Kamen Rider doctor trioIcon-crosswiki.png. Together, the BN Team intercepted Poppy as she was being taken to safety by Haima KagamiIcon-crosswiki.png who was immobilized by Naga's glare.

Eventually, all nine Kyurangers joined the Chou Shocker TaisenIcon-crosswiki.png with various Sentai Rangers and Kamen RidersIcon-crosswiki.png fighting against the ShockerIcon-crosswiki.png army of the Game WorldIcon-crosswiki.png led by Shocker Leader IIIIcon-crosswiki.png. Through use of the Futago Kyutama, the complete team fought using a duplicated KyurenOh utilizing all nine Voyagers against the Big Moraimarz Robo pilotedIcon-crosswiki.png by the Oogumo Great Leader, whom they vanquished by fighting alongside the enlargedIcon-crosswiki.png Kamen Rider Ex-AidIcon-crosswiki.png Maximum GamerIcon-crosswiki.png Level 99Icon-crosswiki.png. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Kamen Rider × Super Sentai: Chou Super Hero Taisen

Video game appearances

Super Sentai Legend Wars

Kyuranger as seen in Super Sentai Legend Wars.

Tenbin Gold appears with his team among all Sentai in the mobile game Super Sentai Legend Wars.

Personality

At first he seems to be greedy and only cares about treasure, but he is a good person at heart (although he has his treasure-raptured moments). He is flashy, energetic and fast-talking. His flamboyant attitude balances the more neutral demeanor of his partner Naga. In lieu of his title the Trick-Star, he is not shy of being cheeky to both ally and enemy alike.

He has a habit of saying "Goisu!" (Radical!) and "Agepoyo wei!" (I'm so pumped!) whenever he has an interesting idea or whe he is feeling very excited.

Despite his very outward personality, Balance is still quite emotional. When he becomes sad, he often tries to put on a positive demeanor to hide his sorrow. An example was when he had his birthday temporarily stolen and when Naga had been brainwashed to Jark Mater's side.

Powers and Abilities

Techno-organic Physiology
As a techno-organic lifeform, he has shown the following superhuman abilities:
Decelerated Aging
He celebrated his 300th birthday in episode 7. At the end of episode 14, he was comically cursed by a Tamatebako box which made him 100 years older (turning him 400), but he was completely unfazed by it.
Heat Resistance
He cannot be dehydrated, and can still function normally under the extreme heat when Orion approaches the Sun while the organic members of the Orion's crew are weakened by heat to the point of being immobilized.
Technopathy
As a mechanical life-form, Balance has the ability to control other machines via tendrils from his forearms- furthermore he can also read and process recordings from a CCTV system.
Cyber Mind
Balance himself can record and process videos through his eyes, but this requires him to stay out of battle.
Intelligence
Balance is a trickster- he is capable of making plans to fool his enemies and is also versed in technology as he helped in modifying the Bouenkyou Kyutama as well as the Black Hole Generator. He is also sometimes a pilot for the Orion and presumably the Battle Orion Ship.

Arsenal

  • He can produce tendril-like wires from his wrists to connect to machines or use them to attack his enemies.

Tenbin Gold

Tenbin Gold

"Tenbin Kyutama! Seiza Change!"
―Transformation announcement via Seiza Blaster[src]

Arsenal

Mecha

Attacks

  • Libra Crush (リブラクラッシュ Ribura Kurasshu): Tenbin Gold performs a powerful blast attack with the Seiza Blaster.
  • All-Star Crash (オールスタークラッシュ Ōru Sutā Kurasshu): Tenbin Gold performs a powerful blast attack with the Seiza Blaster alongside his fellow Kyurangers.
    • Kyuren All-Star Crash (キュウレンオールスタークラッシュ Kyūren Ōru Sutā Kurasshu, Nine Union All-Star Crash): An upgraded version of this finisher with the first 11 Kyurangers.
    • Ultimate All-Star Crash (アルティメットオールスタークラッシュ Arutimetto Ōru Sutā Kurasshu): An upgraded version of this finisher with the all 12 Kyurangers.
  • Libra Impact (リブラインパクト Ribura Inpakuto): Tenbin Gold delivers a series of arrows at the enemy with the Kyu Crossbow.
    • Unnamed Finisher: Tenbin Gold loads the Ite Kyutama in the Kyu Crossbow and shoots a series of arrows at the opponent. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Space.28: BN Thieves, Breakup...
  • All-Star Impact (オールスタースインパクト Ōru Sutā Inpakuto): Tenbin Gold performs a supercharged energy attack with the Kyu Crossbow alongside his fellow Kyurangers.


Appearances: Zyuohger vs. Ninninger, Kyuranger Episode 2, Transformation Lessons (Tenbin Gold & Hebitsukai Silver), Kyuranger 3, 5-7, Chou Super Hero Taisen, Kyuranger 8-9, 12, 14, 16-17, 19-20, The Ghess Indavers Counterattack, Kyuranger 25-26, 28, 31, 33, 35, 37, 40 (offscreen), 41 (offscreen), 42-43, 45-48, Kyuranger vs. Space Squad, Lupinranger VS Patranger VS Kyuranger

Tenbin Gold

When empowered by Taiyou Shishi Red's brightness, his speed and agility are increased, allowing him to deliver quick attacks and leap to great heights.


Transformation and Roll Call

Behind the Scenes

Portrayal

Balance/Tenbin Gold
Yuki Ono

Notes

  • Of the 88 modern constellations, Balance represent Libra.
  • As his constellation theme is Libra, a pair of scales, he is the only Kyuranger who does not have an animal motif.
  • His birthday is in March 26.
    • This would effectively make him an Aries, Libra's polar opposite on the Zodiac Wheel.
  • At 300 years old, he is the oldest of the Kyurangers.
  • Balance has the earliest appearance of all Gold Rangers, having debuted as a ranger in episode 2.

Appearances


References

Icon-kyuranger.png Uchu Sentai Kyuranger
Rangers
Lucky - Stinger - Garu - Balance - Champ - Naga Ray - Hammie - Raptor 283 - Spada - Shou Ronpo - Kotaro Sakuma - Tsurugi Ohtori
Gear
Transformation Devices
Transformation Controller Seiza Blaster (Dark Seiza Blaster) - Biting Transformation Gun Ryutsueder - Transformation Rotating Sword Houou Blade & Houou Shield
Multi-Use Devices
Kyutama
Individual Weapons and Team Weapon
Kyu The Weapon
Kyu Sword - Kyu Spear - Kyu Claw - Kyu Crossbow - Kyu Axe - Kyu Sickle - Kyu Rapier - Kyu Shot - Kyu Slasher
Other Devices
Kyulette
Allies
Hoshi Minato - Jiro Sakuma - Pega-san - Big Bear - Geki Jumonji - Dekarangers - Eris - Quervo - Orion - Jiiya - Aslan - Dr. Anton (good)
Mecha and Robos
Voyagers
Shishi Voyager - Sasori Voyager - Ookami Voyager - Tenbin Voyager - Oushi Voyager - Hebitsukai Voyager - Chameleon Voyager - Washi Voyager - Kajiki Voyager - Ryu Voyager - Kuma Voyager (Koguma Voyager - Ooguma Voyager) - Houou Voyager - Houou Station - Houou Base - Orion Voyager - Battle Orion Ship - Kojishi Voyager - Cerberus Voyager
Robos
Kyutama Gattai KyurenOh - Kyutama Gattai RyuTeiOh - Kyutama Gattai Gigant Houou - Kyutama Gattai Orion Battler - Kyutama Gattai Cerberios
Kyutama Gattai RyuTei KyurenOh - Kyutama Dai Gattai Kyutamajin - Orion Bazooka - Super Shishi Voyager - Super KyurenOh
Space Shogunate Jark Matter
Shogun: Don Armage - Don Arkage
Vice-Shogun/Akyachuuga: Tecchu - Akyanba - Kukuruga
Karō: Eriedrone - Scorpio - Magera - Thunderbird - Wunjet - Jumotsu - Desgon - Madakko - Gloven - Southern King
Executioner: Gyabler
Scientist: Dogyun - Dr. Anton (evil)
Daikaan: Gamettsui - Moretsuyoindaver - Yumepakkun - Denvil - Toome - Mamoritsuyoindaver - Megatsuyoindaver - Meshiubaindaver - Metchatsuyoindaver - Mutchatsuyoindaver - Mothma - Mondomuyoindaver - Yuterujan - Goneshi - Shaidos - Olmega - Manavil - Mediatsuyoindaver - Microtsuyoindaver - Mika Retsu - Seitokaichoindaver - Kyotoindaver - Kochoindaver
Independent Units: Geth Indaver - Ommo Indaver - Kaal Indaver
Assassins: Ikargen
Combatants: Indaver - Tsuyoindaver
Mecha: Big Morimers - Morimers - Moaider
Others: Deathworm - Metal Deathworm - Bossworm - Jark Sentai GoIndaver - Cow-Type All-Purpose Weapon Zero - Aslan (impostor) - Quervo
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Gold Rangers
Identities
HikaruHirotoGentaMasatoUtsusemimaruKinjiBalanceNoelCanaloZox Goldtsuiker
Juhyeok

Secondary Rangers
ZeekKyokoMarigold
KaiZubaan
EnterMasatoUppy

Power Sets
DekaGoldMagiShineKaiShineGo-On GoldShinken GoldBeet BusterGold BeetleKyoryu Gold
StarNingerTenbin GoldPatren XRyusoul GoldTwokaiser
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