Tokkyusatsu (特急撮 Tokkyusatsu) is a subgenre of Tokusatsu that focuses primarily on trains as its main plot element.

A tokkyusatsu show can feature train-based superheroes fighting against evil forces.

Notable examples Edit

  • Kamen Rider Den-O - Four monster-like species and a man with bad luck fight as a bullet train-based superhero while traveling accross time aboard the bullet train Den-O
  • Ressha Sentai ToQger - Five individuals with imagination are boarding a train that can be only seen by people with imagination, while fighting against an army of darkness as a team of train-based superheroes.