This page highlights the differences between Kaoru Shiba and Lauren Shiba.
|Is full Japanese.
||Is of Japanese ancestry, but mixed-race and retains her Japanese last name.
|The true "lord" of the Shiba House.
||The true eldest, eligible head of the Shiba House.
|Has no familial relation to Takeru Shiba until she adopts him.
||Is Jayden Shiba's big sister.
|Takes over duties as Shinken Red as Takeru leaves.
||Was planning to fight alongside Jayden, to which Jayden declines, citing the need for clear leadership.
|Has two known battle modes. Access to three.
||Has four known battle modes. Access to seven.
|Has a caretaker.
||Returns to the Shiba House alone.
|Is a little bit cold when she first arrives but respects the other Shinkengers. Her reluctance to interact with the rest of the team stems from the dilemma about the kagemusha.
||Is pretty friendly with the group once she arrives.
|Has a full transformation sequence.
||Only seen doing instant morphs.
|Is younger than the red ranger she replaced.
||Is older than the red ranger she replaced.
|Returned in Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger for tribute episode & later on in Gokaiger Goseiger Super Sentai 199 Hero Great Battle in costume for the Legend War.
||Did not return in Power Rangers Super Megaforce for the Legendary Battle.