The Best Episodes of Power Rangers
Power Rangers is a long-running American children's television series adapted from the Japanese tokusatsu Super Sentai Series. A team of five high school students are selected by Zordon to battle evil. Using martial arts, special weapons, and gigantic robots called "Zords", they protect their city Angel Grove from monsters and witches.
#1 - White Light (2)
Season 2 - Episode 18
Feeling betrayed and confused, the Ranger Teens have a tough time coping with the notion that Alpha & Zordon are turning someone other than Tommy into their newest teammate. Eventually, they're summoned to the Command Center, where the White Ranger is revealed. He decends from the heavens, fully energized and morphed. Upon removing his helmet, all are pleasantly shocked to witness that it is indeed Tommy. Kim, of course, faints. Now powered by the "light of goodness", Tommy not only has powers that won't fail him, but is so strong that he's become the new team leader. He's given an enchanted talking Saber, called Saba, which acts not only as a guide and weapon, but helps him gain access to his Zord, the White Tigerzord. As the White Ranger & Saba take out Nimrod, AC, & DC using the White Tigerzord, the other Rangers take on Putties swarming upon Bulk & Skull's location. Though still tiny, Rita Repulsa is freed from her mini-dumpster, only to be quickly locked back in by the Rangers. Bulk & Skull, exhausted from trying to get it open, pass out before making the discover of the dumpster's contents. Rita is hurled back into space by Zordon, and the five Power Ranger Teens welcome back Tommy to the team, for good.
#2 - Green With Evil (4): Eclipsing Megazord
Season 1 - Episode 20
Goldar grows and attacks Angel Grove, and nearly eats Bulk & Skull. Meanwhile, the search for Zordon heats up, but while the Rangers are out, Green Ranger sneaks back into the Command Center, and attempts to sabotage it again. Alpha's prepared, capturing him in a stasis shield briefly. Rita frees him, and uses her Magic Wand to make him grow! He joins Goldar & Scorpina in fighting the Megazord, as Rita casts a spell to eclipse the sun and cut off its solar power reserves. Though the Power Sword helps add a boost of energy, the Megazord falls to the trio of evil. The Zords separate and scatter into a burning hole in the ground. Our heroes retreat in defeat, but learn from Alpha's brief short reencounter, the true identity of the Green Ranger: their new mood-swinging pal, Tommy Oliver!
#4 - Green With Evil (5): Breaking the Spell
Season 1 - Episode 21
Kim confronts the evil Tommy in the Youth Center, but he simply informs her that she and the other Rangers will soon be destroyed. Utilizing his Dragon Dagger's flute mode, the Green Ranger summons forth the ancient Green Dragonzord from Angel Grove bay. It begins to rampage through the city, crushing & blowing up buildings. Zordon's transmission is finally reestablished with this dimension. The Megazord is recovered, and victoriously faces the Dragonzord. The Green Ranger's Sword Of Darkness is destroyed, freeing Tommy from the evil spell. He's disoriented, but regretablly recalls everything he did while evil. The Rangers offer him a place among them, and he gladly accepts. The Dragonzord forms with the Megazord, creating the Dragonzord in Battle Mode. Zordon welcomes Tommy to the team, claiming the 6th Ranger was prophesied.
#5 - The Wedding (1)
Season 2 - Episode 41
Lord Zedd has to take his centeniall slumber, where he naps for a few weeks once every hundred years. Given this time off, the Ranger Teens, along with Bulk & Skull, go on a school-based vacation in Australia. Little does ANY of them realize, that Rita Repulsa has managed to steer her Space Dumpster back to the moon. She crash lands, sneaks into the Lunar Palace, meets up with her still-loyal servant Finster, and gets restored to her normal height. Rita uses Finster's love potion on Zedd while he sleeps. By the time he wakes up, she's been given a make-over to make her face younger ("I don't look a day over 1000!", she claims). Lord Zedd instantly falls in love with her, as expected. He plans a major wedding, which is exactly what she'd hope would happen, wanting to share his power, then eventually betray him when he least expects it. On Earth, Alpha leaves the Command Center for a relaxing stroll. Finster teleports down, and inserts a virus into his system! Alpha goes haywire, acting cruel and evil. He silences Zordon, and tricks the Rangers, still Down Under, to go to an abandoned theater. They do as ordered, but upon teleporting in, they discover that not only can they not teleport out, but the theater's filled with an army of previously destroyed monsters!
#6 - Green With Evil (3): The Rescue
Season 1 - Episode 19
Jason continues battling Goldar in the Dark Dimension, and eventually, the Green Ranger as well. Luckily, in the nick of time, the Rangers & Alpha are able to lock on to his Communicator and teleport him out of there. But with Zordon still lost and the Command Center still in shambles, the victory is bittersweet, at best. To make things worse, Rita summons Scorpina, a female warrior long buried in a cave, with the ability to transform into a monstrous scorpion when in giant mode.
#7 - Ace and the Race
Season 24 - Episode 13
Calvin finds himself increasingly distracted from his friends and Power Ranger duties when he spends all his time trying to impress his local hero.
#9 - A Different Shade of Pink (3)
Season 3 - Episode 24
Zordon tells the Rangers that the decision must be made by them. In the Moon Palace, Rita is insulted by Zedd, who doesn't beleive she can pull it off, and she, in return, replies that Ninjor and the Rangers will soon be gone. Kat reveals to Kim that she, too, was in the Pan Globals as a diver, but injured herself and ever since aqcuired a hate for the water. She later explains to Tommy and Rocky that they should let her go, but the two refuse and think of another way. Tommy and Kat meet Rita, Goldar, and Rito in the park where they exchange their items and divulge that they were both attempting to trick eachother; the Rangers with a forcefield and the villains with an empty bottle! Rita summons the Tengas and spectates the battle between the Ninja Rangers and her ferocious virds. During the fight, a Tenga manages to dismantle the forcefield's generator, and Rito steals Kat! The villains depart, leaving the Rangers empty handed. In the evil chamber, Rita and Zed laugh over their victory and plan to drown both Ninjor and Kat in the Sea of Sorrow. With Rito on guard, he is easily deceived and put to sleep, allowing Katherine to escape and get her hands on the Pink Power Coin. Rita enters and calls forth the Tengas, yet Katherine is teleported to safety. On the balcony, Zedd scolds Rita for mesing everthing up, and she screeches that would like to see him do better. Kat does an impressive dive fro Kat and Tommy, and convinces Kim to go back to gymnastics. She does so, and presents an amazing performance at the Pan Globals. When she is offered to go to Florida and train, Kim accepts and leaves the Pink Ranger powers to Kat.
#10 - Wild West Rangers (1)
Season 2 - Episode 50
Tommy gives Kimberly a cactus as a present. Lord Zedd & Rita Repulsa steal it, and turn it into the Needlenose monster. Confused by the cactus' dissapearance, the six Ranger Teens teleport from the Youth Center's hallway to the Command Center... all except Kimberly. She's accidentally sucked into a tear in the fabric of time, known as a Time Hole! Kim ends up in Angel Grove, circa 1880. There, she witnesses Bulk & Skull's ancestors, a pair of bandits known as One-Eyed Bulk & Doc Skullovitch, robbing a stagecoach. Tommy's ancestor, a man in a white cowboy suit on a white horse, known as the White Stranger, saves the day. Kim ends up in Ernest's Juice Saloon, where she meets Rocky's ancestor Rocko, Adam's ancestor Abraham, Aisha's ancestor Miss Alisha, and Billy's ancestor William. In the present, Zedd sends Goldar, Needlenose, and some Putties through the Time Hole, despite the protests of the remaining Power Rangers. The Time Hole closes, leaving our heroes hopeless to recover Kimberly. In old west Angel Grove, the evil space aliens wreck havoc on the town.
#11 - Family Fusion
Season 24 - Episode 12
The Rangers access a powerful new Megazord formation to battle Ripcon.
#12 - Green With Evil (2): Jason's Battle
Season 1 - Episode 18
With the Command Center still incapacitated from the Green Ranger's attack, Billy & Trini attempt to repair it and Alpha 5. Tommy returns to Earth, and acts cold & rude to Kimberly. Soon, after a successfully training run on the beach, Rita gives Tommy the Sword Of Darkness, which acts as a catalyst for keeping him under her evil spell permanently. Our heroes remain at a loss for a plan, but devote as much time into it as they can. Because of that, Jason informs Tommy at school that he'll be unable to work out with him later. Unbeknownst to Jason, the possessed Tommy then teleports him to the Dark Dimension! Trapped, with no way out, no way of morphing, and no way of contacting his teammates, Jason faces Goldar alone...
#13 - Forged in Steel
Season 24 - Episode 2
As Brody, Preston and Sarah return to Brody's childhood home in an attempt to find his lost family, Hayley and Calvin come across a strange alien named Mick.
#14 - The Power Transfer (2)
Season 2 - Episode 28
Rocky, Aisha, and Adam face the same slumbering fate as the rest of the city, until Adam's soccer skills helps to take out the Sleep Machine. Meanwhile, across the galaxy, the Power Rangers barely manage to snag the Sword Of Light and teleport away before the entire Deserted Planet is melted into slag by Lord Zedd's Zord, Serpentera. Now able to complete the Power Transfer, the replacement Rangers, good old Aisha, Adam, & Rocky, are infused with the Yellow, Black, and Red Rangers energies, respectively. Their first mission comes instantly, as Zedd sends the Silverhorns monster down to attack the city. As if the Thunderzords didn't have enough trouble, Serpentera returns, but thanks to its blowing up of the Deserted Planet and round trips across the universe, it quickly runs out of energy and retreats. Jason, Zack, and Trini depart to the airport, with their former teammates and former best friends watching from VERY afar on the Viewing Globe, so as to not let on the fact that the actors quit/were fired and that's not even them.
#15 - The Wedding (2)
Season 2 - Episode 42
Preparations for the wedding of Rita Repulsa & Lord Zedd continues right on schedule, though Goldar is a little suspicious. The Power Rangers are still stuck in the abandoned theatre, outnumbered by a horde of revived monsters. They do manage to escape briefly, which leads into a Megazord battle against several of the grown monsters. Alpha 5, still evilly reprogrammed, not only teleports the Rangers back to the theater, but messes around with Zordon's head-transmission, making him look quite silly.
#16 - Return of an Old Friend (1)
Season 1 - Episode 49
It's Parent's Day at the Youth Center, and all of the Ranger Teens' fathers & mothers are there. Rita decides to trap the parents in another dimension, and use them as ransom for attaining the Power Coins! To make things worse, Billy is placed under a spell, and steals the Dragon Dagger from the Command Center. With it, Goldar takes control of the Dragonzord, and sends it on a rampage. Helpless to help their parents, the five Power Rangers give up their Dino Coins. Goldar lies, takes the coins and refuses to release the parents. All seems lost, until our heroes realize one Power Coin remains, the nearly-depleted Green Ranger Coin.
#17 - A Zeo Beginning (1)
Season 4 - Episode 1
Searching the ruins of the Command Center, Tommy, Billy, Adam, Kat, Rocky, and Tanya think their lives as Power Rangers are over. But soon, they discover not only has the Zeo Crystal been dropped by Rito and Goldar as they fled, but that in an underground tunnel beneath the wreckage, a hidden chamber holds the fate of both Alpha 5 and Zordon. Up on the moon, Rita & Zedd's celebration over bringing an end to the Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers is brought to an abrupt halt, when the evil Machine Empire appears, and proceeds to attack the Lunar Palace! The robotic rulers want the Earth as the last link in a chain of galaxies they've already enslaved. With their footsoliders, known as Cogs, and their battle machines, called Quadrafighters, they send the former would-be world conquerers packing. Meanwhile, Bulk & Skull get their very own Patrol Bike (some assembly required), Goldar & Rito, now both harmless and memoryless, end up on their doorstep!
#18 - Return of the Green Ranger (3)
Season 2 - Episode 46
In the present: White Ranger continues fighting the Green Ranger. During the fight, Tommy learns from Evil Clone Tommy what happened to his teammates. He uses this knowledge to steal the Wizard Of Deception's wand, and magically travels back in time to rescue them. In late 1700s Angel Grove, the other five Ranger Teens, along with their pals Marissa & Uncle Ben, continue to flee from the Rat Monsters and redcoat soliders. White Ranger eventually appears, and takes his teammates back to the present. There, the team has to call in the Thunder Megazord to combat their old ally, the Dragonzord, which is being used by Tommy's Evil Clone to attack the city. Even the White Tigerzord gets in on the fighting. Tommy is able to break the evil spell on his clone, and thus, the Dragonzord is spared being destroyed (it's sent back into the sea, never to be seen again). Clone Tommy is remorseful, but is able to redeem himself by helping Tommy go back to Colonial Angel Grove and defeat the Rat Monsters. Clone Tommy, still seeming to possess some of the Green Ranger powers, remains in the late 1700s Angel Grove to start his own life. Finally, in the present, Adam, who had a crush on Marissa, bumps into her lookalike decendant.
#20 - Green With Evil (1): Out of Control
Season 1 - Episode 17
Tommy, a new kid in town with martial arts skills that rival even Jason's, catches Kimberly's eye. Not just her, but Rita Repulsa also sees potential in him. She has her Putties kidnap him, and bring him to the moon. There, Rita places a spell over Tommy, turning him into the evil Green Power Ranger! Using his Dragon Power Coin, Tommy infiltrates the Command Center, gives Alpha 5 a virus, and trashes most of the control consoles. Zordon attempts reasoning with him, but fails, and gets cut off from our dimension. The Green Ranger then fights the other Power Rangers in battle, and with the Evil Space Aliens' help, takes our heroes by surprise while they're in their Megazord. The Ranger take the beating, and retreat to the damaged Command Center in the RADBUG. They restore Alpha, but fail to learn anything about the mysterious Green Ranger.
#21 - The Wedding (3)
Season 2 - Episode 43
Lord Zedd & Rita Repulsa are finally wed. It's fancy ceremony in the Lunar Palace throne room, followed by an upbeat reception. Meanwhile, Rita's dowry to Zedd, the Power Rangers trapped in the mystical abandoned theatre, manage to ensnare their revived monster captors, and escape again. Our heroes then storm the Command Center, shutting down Alpha 5, and erasing his evil reprogramming. The automaton is very remorseful, fixing Zordon's head, teleporting Bulk & Skull out of the outback, and restoring the Zords to working order. The Rangers then have another battle against multiple giant revived monsters, and claim victory. Zedd & Rita, riding Serpentera (with a "Just Married" sign hanging behind it), find marital bliss short. The triumph of the Rangers causes the lovebirds to squabble considerably, ruining their plans for a honeymoon.
#22 - Storybook Rangers (2)
Season 2 - Episode 49
Still trapped in the book, "Grumble The Magic Elf", Kimberly, Tommy & Rocky escape the snowman's avalanche, thanks to some help from Grumble himself. They're at a loss on how to make sure the story ends, and head back to beg mercy from the man who cast the grumpy spell on Grumble to begin with: Mondo, the Magnificent Magician. He refuses to listen, and turns them away. Meanwhile, back on Earth, Bulk & Skull use a book on monster-making to make their own monster, schemeing to yank off the Rangers' helmets when they come there to fight the creature. Skull screws up the process, and mixes it up with a book on turkey making. With magical help from Rita & Zedd, this results in a creature known as Turkeyjerk! Their wacky monster chases them into the park, where the remaining three Power Rangers are forced to broil the beast with ease. Soon, Zordon & Alpha learn of the missing three Ranger Teens' location. Aisha uses her artistic talents to draw in replacement toys. Grumble gets them to the kids, his grumpy spell is broken, and the three teens are returned to their own reality. Somehow, Rita is an old pal of Mondo the Magician, and summons him from the book. The Thunder Megazord takes this leather & silver metal menace out of the picture.
#23 - Return of the Green Ranger (1)
Season 2 - Episode 44
The Ranger teens get a high school assignment for their three-day weekend: what period of history would they like to have lived in? This inspires Zedd & Rita... or at least Rita, who consults her evil deity and old pal, the Ghost of Darkness. She's told that by removing the Rangers from their leader, Tommy, she will finally be able to attain victory. Rita summons the Wizard of Deception, who sends the teens back in time, leaving Tommy alone and vulnerable in the present. The Wizard then uses a piece of Tommy's hair to create a clone of him... with the powers of the Green Ranger! Only THIS Green Ranger is completely dedicated to the pursuit of evil. Billy, Kimberly, Aisha, Rocky, and Adam find themselves in Angel Grove, California... during the British Colonial days (circa the late 1700s)! They're chased down by redcoats, who believe them to be witches. Back in the present, Tommy, groggy from the Putty battle that resulted in his hair being clipped, meets his evil clone...
#24 - The Power Transfer (1)
Season 2 - Episode 27
Jason, Zack, and Trini are chosen for the World Peace Conference in Switzerland. This means the Power Rangers are going to need a trio of replacements. But first, in order to transfer the powers to anyone else, our six heroes must travel across the galaxy, to a place called the Deserted Planet. There, they attempt to locate the fabled Sword Of Light. The Rangers aren't alone on the Deserted Planet, as Lord Zedd & Goldar have followed in their very own, massive evil Zord, called Serpentera. So big, it not only can crush the Red Dragon Thunderzord & Tor the Shuttlezord in one of its clawed feet, but it does just that! Back on Earth, to prevent Zordon from choosing any replacements, Baboo & Squatt activate the Sleep Machine, which knocks out most of Angel Grove. Rocky, Adam, and Aisha (having recently transferred to Angel Grove High School from Stone Canyon for reasons never disclosed) are spared, and try to destroy the machine, only to end up captured by Putties. Elsewhere, just when the Power Rangers locate the Sword Of Light, Zedd fires Serpentera's laser-breath, thus obliterating most of the Deserted Planet.
#25 - United as One
Season 21 - Episode 12
When the Megazord is damaged in a fight against a monster who uses his staff to steal human’s happiness, Emma uses unconventional methods to defeat this unusual monster.