Power Rangers reveals the Zeo Crystal is its version of the Infinity Gauntlet with the wielder of the Crystal an elder being similar to Thanos!
Warning! This article contains spoilers for Power Rangers #11
The Zeo Crystal is a staple in Power Rangers lore and has just been revealed to be its version of Marvel’s Infinity Gauntlet. The Zeo Crystals are ancient artifacts that grow stronger with age, appearing for the first time in the 1990’s show Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers coveted by the villainous Rita Repulsa and the cause of the mutilation of Lord Zed. The only way anyone can wield the crystal is if they are fully good, though those rules seem to bend when an Eltarian is involved, which is the Power Ranger’s leader Zordon’s race of beings.
In Power Rangers #11 by Ryann Parrott, Francesco Mortarino, Raul Angulo, the intergalactic team of Rangers known as the Omega Rangers are traveling the cosmos looking for a being that can help them defeat their enemies, the Empyreals. The Power Ranger they seek is the Yellow Emissary who tells them the origin of the Empyreals and the potential fate of the universe. It is revealed that an Elterian wielded the all-powerful Zeo Crystal and created the Empyreals, and will soon use its ultimate power to reshape the universe how he sees fit.