|This article is about a/an ranger in Choudenshi Bioman.|
- ―Green2's roll call[src]
Shingo Takasugi (高杉 真吾 Takasugi Shingo) is Green2 (グリーンツー Gurin Tsu) of the Biomen. He is a race car driver who can be very tough to enemies yet very kind to children, for whom he has a soft spot.
- 1 Biography
- 2 Stage Show appearances
- 3 Video game appearances
- 4 Green2
- 5 Ranger Key
- 6 Notes
- 7 Appearances
- 8 See also
- 9 External links
Yet despite his bravado, there are times when he doubts his own abilities. Once, he was depressed when a little boy's confidence in him was shattered. Another time, he doubted himself after he quit playing baseball as a high schooler. Yet despite these doubts, He knows what he must do and does them as well as possible. He pretended to be a criminal and ended up having a boy idolize and imitate him. To prove to the boy that crime does not pay, Shingo let himself be beaten up by street thugs while the boy was watching. He is the designated driver of the Bio Turbo. This is natural as he is the best driver on the team. He also break dances and this is incorporated into his attacks. His ancestor who received the Bio Particles was a hunter.
Gaoranger vs. Super Sentai
Years later, Shingo fought alongside not only his own team, but every single Sentai ranger in existence, against the Empire of Zangyack when it attacked the Earth in the Great Legend War. After fighting against hundreds of Gormin and their Zgormin commanders. Kaijou noticed the fleet moving towards them, he gathered all the Rangers together and gave them the order to sacrifice their powers to wipe out the first invasion's armada. The Green Two powers are later utilized by Don Dogoier via the Ranger Keys.
Farewell Space Pirates
After the Gokaigers defeated the second Zangyack invasion, Marvelous returned the Ranger keys to the Super Sentai, it is assumed Shingo and his team have their powers back.
Super Hero Taisen
Shingo, alongside his team, among the majority of the Super Sentai heroes, was caught up in the "Super Hero Taisen" incident which eventually resulted in the Super Sentai teams and Kamen Riders joining forces to defeat both Dai-Zangyack and Dai-Shocker.
Zyuohger vs. Ninninger
Green2 appeared with his team among the first 38 Super Sentai whom collectively empowered Wild Tousai Shuriken King in its fight against the titanic Gillmarda, granting the Ninningers and Zyuohgers the power to perform the Zyuoh Ninnin Super Sentai Burst which destroyed Gillmarda with the combined power of all 40 Super Sentai.
Stage Show appearances
In a stage show where the Biomen are seen fighting Neo Empire Gear and Bio Hunter Silva, Kamen Rider Stronger, Shaider, Kamen Machineman, DynaRed, DynaBlue, GoggleBlack, VulPanther, and DenziGreen arrive to assist the Biomen.
Video game appearances
- Shingo Takasugi/Green2: to be added
Super Sentai Battle Base
Green2 is among the vast pantheon of Rangers which are available in the mobile game Super Sentai Battle Base.
Super Sentai Legend Wars
Green2 appears with his team among all Sentai in the mobile game Super Sentai Legend Wars.
- Biojet 2 (shared with Blue and Yellow)
- Super Electronic Scope
- Break Action
The Green2 Ranger Key (グリーンツーレンジャーキー Gurīn Tsū Renjā Kī) is Shingo Takasugi's personal Ranger Key and what became of his powers after he along with the rest of the 34 Super Sentai sacrificed their powers to end the Great Legend War.
This key along with the majority of the Ranger Keys were collected by the Red Pirates and later used by the Gokaigers. The Green Two Ranger Key was mainly used by Don Dogoier (Gokai Green), who used it to fight as Green2.
- While fighting against Action Commander Uorlian on his own.
- When the Gokaigers became the Biomen while fighting Kiaido.
The Bioman keys, along with all the Ranger Keys of the first 33 Super Sentai, were briefly taken by the Black Cross King and turned into Ranger puppets that were fought by the Gokaigers and the Goseigers. Splitting up, the puppet Green2 was defeated as part of a group of surviving Green and Black warrior keys by Gokai Green and Super Gosei Black.
After Zangyack were finally defeated, the Gokaigers gave the Ranger Keys back to their rightful owners. Shingo received his key and became Green2 once more.
- Shingo's name is the same as that of a character in soccer manga Captain Tsubasa, first released in 1981.
- In Saban's original pitch for Bio-Man, Shingo's adapted character would have been Zack Taylor, the name ultimately used for the first adapted MammothRanger as played by Walter Jones.
- Shingo is the first sentai ranger to be a race car driver, followed by Takeru/Red Mask, Ayase/TimeBlue, and Sosuke Esumi/Go-On Red.
- His name in English Dubbed is Sammy. Coincidentally enough, another character called Shingo would receive the same name in a foreign dub, this being Shingo Tsukino, Usagi's younger brother in the Sailor Moon series.
- In the Philippine-English language of the series, Shingo is voiced by Tony Nierras, who also voices Steve Armstrong of the classic anime series, Voltes V.
- Shingo is the first Green Ranger since Tatsuya Midorikawa.
- Shingo is also the first Green Ranger to be second-in-command.
- Adam Park - The first Power Rangers second-in-command Green Ranger.
- Zack Taylor (Bio-Man) - Power Rangers counterpart in Bio-Man. See comparison page.