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This page highlights the differences between Ryo of the Heavenly Fire Star and Rocky DeSantos.

Red Ranger (2)


Ryo Rocky
Ryo appeared throughout the entire season. Rocky debuted in The Ninja Encounter.
Ryo was not a replacement ranger. Rocky replaced Jason Lee Scott as a ranger.
Ryo was a leader of his team. Rocky was a second-in-command of his team.
Ryo was a chef. Rocky was a martial arts instructor.
Ryo never became OhBlue. Rocky became Zeo Ranger III.
Ryo only piloted Mythical Chi Beast RyuseiOh But not Giant Beast General Red Saruder and Super Stealth Beast God Saruder. Rocky piloted Red Dragon Thunderzord, Red Shogunzord and Red Ape Ninjazord.
Ryo appeared untransformed in the 25th anniversary crossover. Rocky did not appear either morphed or de-morphed in the 10th anniversary Power Rangers special.
Ryo returned in Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger for a tribute episode. Rocky did not return in Power Rangers Super Megaforce as part of a cameo for the final episode expect only in costume.
Ryo did not return in Shuriken Sentai Ninninger. Rocky returned in Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel in the episode Dimensions in Danger.
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