I wouldn't watch it if it was a cartoon.
I agree- in my mind's eye, this screams live action. I wouldn't worry about the cost at this stage (at least that's been my philosophy with my own crazy project)- there are lots of ways to work around cost further down the road.
BTW, really nice work!
Thanks, guys! I think that it's something that's very different than anything else that's out there right now. I kind of see it as the anti-Power Rangers.