Icon-ninninger.pngThis article is about a/an Ranger in Power Rangers Ninja Steel and Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel.

"Stealth of the Ninja! Ninja Steel Blue!"
―Ninja Steel Blue's roll call[src]

Preston Tien is Ninja Steel Blue, the Blue Ranger of the Ninja Rangers, who through the power of the Ninja Steel, can perform feats of magic.


Preston was born to Marcus Tien and Ellen Tien on January 3rd as seen in "The Ranger Ribbon." Preston was very young when he lost his mother to unknown causes.

Street Fighter Showdown

Ninja Steel Blue Ranger conforming part of the evil Ranger Army.

When Rita Repulsa join forces with Mr.Bison, as a result they infected the Morphing Grid, Preston is one of the many Rangers who are infected, later as Ninja Steel Blue Ranger summoned among various Rangers by Mr. Bison's side. He appears with the Wild Force Black Bison Ranger. He along with the other Evil Rangers going to fight lead by Mr. Bison against Mighty Morphin Green Ranger V2, Super Megaforce Yellow Ranger, Ryu Ranger and Chun-Li. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Legacy Wars - Street Fighter Showdown

Dino Fury

When the Rafkonian Ranger Zayto from the Dino Fury Rangers read the Ninja Nexus Prism's mind he saw visions of multiples Rangers from the past, including one of Preston getting his Blue Ninja Power Star. Tvicon.png TV STORY-Unexpected Guest

Split History

Shattered Grid

When events set into motion by Lord Drakkon caused the timeline to split into pocket universe, each anchored on a powerset, the Ninja Rangers were split off into their own pocket universe. Lord Drakkon then attacked Brody. Like the rest of the Rangers, he finds Brody locked in battle with Drakkon and helps.

When the timeline is restored so is Preston. Comicicon.png COMIC STORY- Mighty Morphin Power Rangers 2018 Annual

Video game Appearances

Power Rangers Dash

Blue Ninja Steel Ranger in Power Rangers Dash

Preston along with the Ninja Steel Rangers are among all the Ranger teams which appear in the Korean-developed mobile game Power Rangers Dash.

Ultimate Hero Clash 2

Preston along with the Ninja Steel Rangers are played characters in the game Ultimate Hero Clash 2, he is armed with his Ninja Star Blade ,also is seen in his Ninja Master Mode, using his special attacks he manifested all magic energy during the use of his attacks.

Power Rangers Legacy Wars

Ninja Steel Blue in Legacy Wars

Ninja Steel Blue is a playable character Power Rangers Legacy Wars, he is a Legendary (Leader), Legendary (Assist) character, and represents Ninja Rangers.


Preston is kind-hearted and loyal to his friends. He comes from a wealthy family and is obsessed with magic, and loves to entertain others with magic tricks (much like DC Comics' Zatanna). He is also fascinated with mythological creatures, especially dragons.


Powers and Abilities

  • Magic: Thanks to the Ninja Steel, Preston can perform real magic. However unless he uses it to help others, Preston has no control over his powers. However he seems to have overcome it.


Ninja Steel Blue



Appearances: NS Episodes 1-22, SNS Episodes 1-22

Ninja Master Mode

When combined into the Megazord, the Rangers need to access Ninja Master Mode in order to operate it. Using the Ninja Master Mode Star, the Blue Ranger can access the Ninja Master Blade to perform attacks with the Ninja Steel Megazord. Without it the Megazord is without energy.



Appearances: NS Episodes 3-14, 16-19, 21

Ninja Super Steel Mode

When combined into the Megazord, the Rangers need to access Ninja Super Steel Mode, an upgrade version of Ninja Master Mode, in order to operate it. Using the Ninja Super Steel Star, the Blue Ranger can access the Ninja Master Blade or the Ninja Super Steel Blaster to perform attacks with the Ninja Steel Megazord. Without it the Megazord is without energy.



Appearances: SNS Episodes 2-9, 11-17, 19, 21, 22

Lion Fire Blue

Lion Fire Blue is the Ranger's power-up form accessed through the Lion Fire Power Star and Lion Fire Morpher, allowing him to fight with the power of the Lion Fire Zord.



Appearances: SNS Episode 18

Heavy Assault Blue

Heavy Assault Blue is Blue Ranger's toy-exclusive Battlizer Mode armed with Super armor, this form is exclusive in Power Rangers Ninja Steel toyline.


  • Ninja Power Star launcher


  • Height: 191 cm
  • Weight: 214 kg

Preston switches bodies with the Gruesome Grunt, Stabberous in an attempt to trick the Halloween Intergalactic Court into putting him on trial in his place.


  • Pincer Blades: He has pincer-like blades for hands to cut anything down to size.

This form is exclusive to SNS Episode 25

Morph and Roll Call

Behind the Scenes



The other Sudarso, saved by the Blue Ranger.

  • Preston is portrayed by Peter Sudarso, the younger brother of Yoshi Sudarso who played Koda in the previous series.
  • The surname "Tien" is of Chinese and Vietnamese origin. Preston's actor Peter Sudarso is Indonesian-American of Chinese origin.
  • In The Ranger Ribbon, it is revealed Preston's birthday is January 3rd.
  • Preston is playable in Power Rangers Legacy Wars.
  • Because of his love of Super Sentai, Peter Sudarso has slipped several references to the counterpart franchise in his character's actions.
  • In the episode Doom Signal, Preston mentions his "cousin Zack" in Angel Grove. The line was ad-libbed by his actor, Peter Sudarso, and seems to be a reference to Zack Taylor, the original Black Ranger, though it likely is a coincidence in the show's actual canon.
  • He is the only Ranger to not have a close up of him in his suit.


See Also


Power nav icon.png Power Rangers Ninja Steel & Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel Icon-ninninger.png
Brody Romero - Preston Tien - Calvin Maxwell - Hayley Foster - Sarah Thompson - Aiden Romero - Dane Romero - Mick Kanic
NinjaBattleMorpher - Gold Ninja Battle Morpher - Ninja Power Stars - Ninja Star Blade - Ninja Blaster - Rockstorm Guitar - Ninja Master Blade - Mega Morph Cycle - Burger Camera - Master Morpher
Redbot - Victor Vincent - Monty - Principal Hastings - Mary Masters - Jackie Thompson - Aaron Foster - Marcus Tien - Princess Viera - Sheriff Skyfire - Mrs. Finch - Mrs. Bell - Mr. Lunt
Legendary Rangers: TommyOliver - Rocky DeSantos - Katherine Hillard - T.J. Johnson - Wesley Collins - Trent Fernandez-Mercer - Gemma- Antonio Garcia - Gia Moran - Koda
Zords and Megazords
Robo Red Zord - Dragon Zord - Nitro Zord - Kodiak Zord - Zoom Zord - Rumble Tusk Zord - Astro Zord - Robo Rider Zord - Ninja Bull Zord - Lion Fire Zord - Sub Surfer Zord - Falcon Zord - Serpent Zord - Tortoise Zord - Tiger Zord - Panda Zord - Piranha Zord
Ninja Steel Megazord - Rumble Tusk Ninja Steel Megazord - Astro Ninja Steel Megazord - Bull Rider Megazord - Ninja Fusion Zord - Lion Fire Megazord - Ninja Ultrazord - Sub Surfer Ninja Steel Megazord - Ninja Blaze Megazord - Ninja Blaze Ultrazord
Gorilla Blast Zord - Stegosaurus Zord - Sabertooth Zord
Villains (Season 1)
Galvanax - Madame Odius - Ripcon - Cosmo Royale - Aiden Romero (robot) - Kudabots - Skullgators - Basherbots - Buzzcams
Villains (Season 2)
Galaxy Warriors: Madame Odius - Badonna - Cosmo Royale - General Tynamon - Brax - Kudabots - Basherbots - Upgraded Basherbots - Skullgators - Buzzcams - Foxbots
Sledge's Crew: Sledge - Poisandra - Wrench
Others: Lord Draven - Tommy Oliver (Robo Ranger)
Galaxy Warrior Contestants
Galvanax's Contestants
Korvaka - Ripperat - Spinferno - Slogre - Tangleweb - Badpipes - Hacktrack - Stonedozer - Trapsaw - Toxitea - Shoespike - Lord Drillion - Phonepanzee - Cat O'Clock - Abrakadanger - Forcefear
Madame Odius' Contestants
Smellephant - Deceptron - Spyclops - Doomwave - Game Goblin - Galactic Ninjas (Wolvermean - Speedwing - Rygore - Venoma) - Foxatron - Dreadwolf - Blammo - Typeface - Voltipede - Megamauler - Gorrox
Minor Contestants
Lavagor - Ripcon's mother - Lavagor's brother - Unidentified Contestant - Elderly Woman
Gruesome Grunts
Versix - Fangore - Jabberon - Stabberous - Shelldax - Plasmora - Ackshun
Minor Monsters
Cleocatra - Ghost Monster - Kuliner Monster - Snow Fright
Blue Rangers
Billy CranstonCestroRocky DeSantosJustin StewartT.J. JohnsonKai ChenChad LeeLucas KendallMax CooperTori HansonEthan JamesSchuyler TateBridge CarsonMadison RoccaDax LoTheo MartinFlynn McAllistairKevinNoah CarverKodaPreston TienRavi ShawOllie Akana
Billy Cranston/1995 movieBilly Cranston/World of the CoinlessSergeCenozoic Blue RangerBilly Cranston/2017 movieEddie BanksLina SongNikolai ChukarinBlue Emissary

Secondary Rangers
NinjorAuric the ConquerorBlue SenturionBlake BradleyJungle Fury Shark RangerJames NavarroHeckylKiyaYale of Saard
Billy PuttyPuttyBobbyWilliamBilly CloneStanford WinnerBlue Shadow RangerRobo JustinBlue CreepPsycho BlueBlue Cyborg RangerEvil Time Force BlueShark Shadow RangerEvil BlakeA-Squad BlueEvil Blue Mystic RangerEvil Blue Overdrive RangerCenozoic era Blue RangerRobo Blue Space Ranger
Blue Battalion RangerBlue Blitz RangerBlue Prism RangerBlue Lightning RangerBruteOrisonth

Power Sets
Blue RangerBlue Aquitar RangerZeo Ranger III BlueBlue Turbo RangerBlue Space RangerGalaxy BlueBlue Lightspeed RangerTime Force BlueBlue Wild Force RangerBlue Wind RangerBlue Dino RangerS.P.D. Blue RangerBlue Mystic RangerBlue Overdrive RangerJungle Fury Blue RangerRanger Operator Series BlueBlue Samurai RangerMegaforce BlueSuper Megaforce BlueDino Charge Blue RangerDino Charge Aqua RangerNinja Steel BlueDino Charge Dark RangerGrid Battleforce Blue RangerDino Fury Blue Ranger
Blue Ranger (1995 movie)Blue Ranger (2017 movie)