The Best Episodes of Power Rangers

Day of the Dumpster

#1 - Day of the Dumpster

Season 1 - Episode 1

Following the accidental release of long-imprisoned evil space-sorceress Rita Repulsa, a benevolent sage known as Zordon drafts a group of five teenagers to help protect the planet as dino-powered warriors of goodness.

Directors: Adrian Carr
A Season to Remember

#2 - A Season to Remember

Season 4 - Episode 50

A familiar old man, at a Christmas in the far future, tells his grandson the tale of a time when the Machine Empire used the Bias Blaster to turn the Zeo Teens' cultural differences against one another while taking part in the Youth Center's Holiday Celebration. Meanwhile, Bulk & Skull investigated the case of the missing fruitcakes!

Directors: Robert Radler
A Zeo Beginning (1)

#3 - 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!

Directors: Isaac Florentine
Shift into Turbo (1)

#4 - Shift into Turbo (1)

Season 5 - Episode 1

Divatox brings her Subcraft and her evil crew of monsters back to Earth, intent on making the Power Rangers pay for ruining her wedding plans with Maligore by ruining their lives. It just so happens that Adam, Tanya, and Kat are graduating from Angel Grove High today (Tommy got his diploma early and is helping his uncle on his stock car racing crew), and use the time to bring fellow graduate and former Ranger Rocky (and the viewers who missed the Turbo Movie) up to speed on their adventure on Muranthius. In an effort to spoil their graduation, Divatox sends Elgar to the Angel Grove Power Plant with a detonator, where he encounters Bulk & Skull, and proceeds to monkey around with their genetic structures! With his teammates busy with the most important day of their teenaged lives, Justin is alone as the Blue Turbo Ranger to defend the plant!

Directors: Douglas Sloan
Welcome to the Jungle (1)

#5 - Welcome to the Jungle (1)

Season 16 - Episode 1

Three students are chosen from the Phai Zhuq academy by Master Mao to protect the evil Dai Shi's concealment. After an altercation, Jarrod is kicked out of the academy and the cub Casey is put in his place. Jarrod objects and leads to releasing Dai Shi and destroying Master Mao's physical form. The trio are sent to their new master, the mellow R.J., the owner of a pizza place. He alone has the tools for them to protect the world from Dai Shi.

A Friend in Need (1)

#6 - A Friend in Need (1)

Season 3 - Episode 1

Alpha 5 is depressed. He receives a distress signal from his creator, King Lexian, deposed ruler of the peaceful planet called Edenoi. Edenoi has been taken over by the evil Count Dregon and his minions. As a favor to Alpha, the Power Rangers take a trip to Edenoi (sans Kimberly, who is currently bed-ridden with the flu). Once there, they bump into Dregon's Plague Patrol. If that wasn't bad enough, the rebels fighting against Dregon's forces think the Rangers are bad guys! The rebels are led by a super-powered bug-armored warrior called the Masked Rider. This misunderstanding doesn't last long, but between Dregon's forces and Edenoi's instability due to all of the poison gas mining nobody is safe!

Directors: Worth Keeter
The Team Unites

#7 - The Team Unites

Season 18 - Episode 1

The Rangers (Jayden, Kevin, Mike, Emily, and Mia) are seen training, but Mike can't seem to sense Jayden or Kevin's attacks. Mike soon leaves practice to hang out with his friends, telling them of his struggles. However, the city is attacked by the Nighlock Rofer, sent by Xandred to raise the Sanzu River's water levels with human fear. Even in his ranger form, Mike is no match for Rofer as the others arrive as the monster falls back to rehydrate. Jayden explains to Mike that being a Samurai Ranger is the ultimate sacrifice and must stay away from his friends and family to protect them. After giving it thought, Mike gets an idea and starts to train himself as Jayden undergoes his own training. The next day, when Rofer resumes his attack, Mike once again takes on the Nighlock on his own, tricking him into tangling up his arms. Mike then executes the finishing move. When Nighlock is revived and enlarged, despite Mike's intent to finish him off himself, the Rangers form their Megazord and use Jayden's training to finish the monster off.

Super Megaforce

#8 - Super Megaforce

Season 21 - Episode 1

Gosei presents the Rangers with new Morphers that unlock a Super Mega Mode, which will allow them to access the powers of every previous team of Power Rangers.

Directors: James Barr
High Five

#9 - High Five

Season 1 - Episode 2

The five Ranger Teens begin to settle into their new roles as protectors of both Angel Grove, and the entire planet. Billy, the genius boy in blue, invents a series of silver watchbands with which they can both talk to each other, and teleport to the Command Center (the Communicators). Meanwhile, at her evil palace on the moon, Rita Repulsa schemes to do to the Rangers what she did to Zordon long ago. With the help of Finster's device, she attempts to trap the Power Rangers inside of a strange Time Warp dimension. If that wasn't bad enough, Billy gets backed up to the top ledge of a mountain by some Putties. Trini, deadly afraid of heights, must confront her fear to help him out. The Rangers escape the Time Warp, and triumphantly fight Finster's creation: a skeletal warrior named "Bones", and a giant... umm... "Giant" monster summoned by Rita.

Directors: Adrian Carr
The Mutiny (2)

#10 - The Mutiny (2)

Season 2 - Episode 2

Pirantishead takes control of the Tyrannosaurus Dinozord and the Dragonzord, commanding them to destroy the city. Our heroes, Zordless, watch helplessly as their Zords go on a rampage. Zordon & Alpha unveil a new set of five Zords, enhanced by the power of Thunder. Tommy, due to his lack of sustained energy, is not given a new Zord. Before they can create these new Thunderzords fully, they must regain their old ones. This is easier said than done, as Pirantishead has full control of them.

Directors: Shuki Levy
A Friend in Need (2)

#11 - A Friend in Need (2)

Season 3 - Episode 2

In a cave, the Power Rangers get acquainted with Masked Rider & the Edenoi rebels. Masked Rider powers down, revealing himself to be Prince Dex, grandson of King Lexian, Alpha 5's creator. The story of the Edenites' enslavement by Count Dregon is told, as well as how Dex came to be the Masked Rider, a power handed down throughout the generations of his kingdom. Dregon sends down the Cogworts, three frog-like monsters. This draws the Rangers & rebels out of hiding, to fight both the Cogworts and the pesky Plague Patrol. Back on Earth, Bulk & Skull overhear two pretty women talking about their crushes on the Power Rangers. This inspires the bumbling duo to trick the women into going to a false "secret base" of the Rangers, so they can trick the dames into thinking THEY'RE Rangers. Up on the moon, Lord Zedd & Rita are at a loss for a plan on attacking Earth while the Rangers are away. Eventually, Finster creates the Repellator monster, he's sent down to Angel Grove. With the other Power Rangers on another planet, the flu-sick Kimberly is called into duty.

Directors: Worth Keeter
A Zeo Beginning (2)

#12 - A Zeo Beginning (2)

Season 4 - Episode 2

The Rangers discover the fate of Zordon, and learn all about the threat of the Machine Empire. As King Mondo launches an attack by testing the Earth's defenses, sending a small group of Cogs to Angel Grove, the Rangers prepare to harness the use of the Zeo Crystal's powerful energies to gain new powers to face the new threat. But first, Billy makes a decision which will affect both his life, and Tanya's. Meanwhile, as Lord Zedd and Rita flee to Master Vile's in Serpentera (with Zedd vowing to return), the amnesiac Goldar & Rito beg Bulk & Skull into letting them be their personal servants!

Directors: Isaac Florentine
Shift into Turbo (2)

#13 - Shift into Turbo (2)

Season 5 - Episode 2

Whilst Justin fights on his own against Elgar and an army of Piranahtrons at the power plant, with the detonator still counting down nearby, Divatox and her P-Trons attack Adam, Tanya, and Kat while they're on their way to their graduation ceremony. Can the stock-car obsessed Tommy be reached in time to race to their side? Meanwhile, what secret is Zordon and Alpha 5 keeping from the Rangers, and what does it have to do with Lerigot?

Directors: Douglas Sloan
Deal With A Nighlok

#14 - Deal With A Nighlok

Season 18 - Episode 2

A Nighlok convinces a young child to give up on his baseball dreams, prompting an intervention from the Samurai Rangers...

Earth Fights Back

#15 - Earth Fights Back

Season 21 - Episode 2

While the rest of the team works with the civilians to rebuild their city, Troy stumbles upon a plot by the Armada to launch missiles at major cities throughout the world.

Directors: James Barr
Teamwork

#16 - Teamwork

Season 1 - Episode 3

Kim & Trini attempt to shut down a local waste dump with a petition. Little do they realize, that the waste dump belongs to Rita! She's trying to trash the whole world, and has Finster create the Minotaur monster to help protect the dump site. Our heroes learn a valuable lesson in working together, using their Dinozords against the monster individually at first. Though the Megazord isn't enough, new Power Weapons for each of the Rangers, and their powerful combination, bring down the Minotaur. Though the dump site remains active, working together, the teens clean up Bulk & Skull's school hallway garbage mess quickly.

Directors: Robert Hughes
The Mutiny (3)

#17 - The Mutiny (3)

Season 2 - Episode 3

In an effort to regain control of the Dinozords, Billy & Trini create a Signal Blocking device. It works perfecty (after installing the batteries correctly), and Pirantishead loses control of the Tyrannosaurus & Dragonzord. Zordon then infuses each of the main five Dinozords with a lightning charge, causing them to morph into the mighty new Thunderzords! The Red Dragon, the Yellow Griffin, the Blue Unicorn, the Black Lion, and the Pink Phoenix come together to form the Thunder Megazord. With it, Pirantishead is sliced in half by their Saber. Lord Zedd is furious upon failing, blaming Baboo, Squatt, and even Goldar for the loss. Our heroes quickly turn to the chairty 4-wheeler race, just in time to finish near-last. Oh, and Bulk & Skull, saved by the Rangers for the umpteenth time, decide on a new mission in life: to find the secret identities of the Power Rangers!

Directors: Shuki Levy
A Friend in Need (3)

#18 - A Friend in Need (3)

Season 3 - Episode 3

Pink Ranger's flu proves to her advantage, when her sneezing passes the sickness to the Repellator monster, sending him fleeing back to moon. Once there, Repellator gets some medicine from Finster, and eventually returns to Earth. He interrupts Bulk & Skull's attempts to woo the two girls from the previous episodes (not that their cheap mock Power Ranger costumes hadn't already blown it for them). Anyway, back on Edenoi, the other five Power Rangers help Masked Rider & the rebels defeat the Plague Patrol & Cogworts. They teleport back to Earth, where they're needed to assist Kimberly against Repellator, using the Thunder Megazord & White Tigerzord. After defeating the monster, the Rangers inform Alpha 5 that his creator, King Lexian, is doing well, despite the political turmoil his planet is in. Little do they know, that Count Dregon & his minions have turned their attentions away from Edenoi, and are on their way to attack Earth! King Lexian sends his grandson, Prince Dex, the Masked Rider, to Earth to stop Dregon.

Directors: Worth Keeter
The Shooting Star

#19 - The Shooting Star

Season 4 - Episode 3

Tanya's new boyfriend, Shawn, has to pass his exams, or else he won't be captain of the baseball team anymore, but she's shocked when she finds out that he plans to cheat! Meanwhile, Mondo plans to sabotage the new zords Billy and Alpha are constructing, so that his new monster-machine, the Staroid, can demolish the city! Also, Bulk & Skull take a time-out from bossing Goldar & Rito around to give their Patrol Bike a test run, which doesn't turn out as planned.

Directors: Vickie Bronaugh
Shift into Turbo (3)

#20 - Shift into Turbo (3)

Season 5 - Episode 3

With the current Power Ranger team fully capable of defending Earth without their guidance, Zordon and Alpha 5 are headed home to the planet Eltar at last. Divatox is going to do everything she can to keep the pair from having a safe trip, by first sending Elgar and his fleet of monstrous tanks to flank the Rangers in their Turbozords to keep them from saying goodbye to their mentors, and then by having the Amphibitor monster guard a device made to close the wormhole to Eltar with the travelers inside it! But who are the mysterious pair left behind to run the Power Chamber? Also, as the elder Ranger Teens finally graduate high school, Justin finds himself entering it early!

Directors: Douglas Sloan
Blue Saber Saga

#21 - Blue Saber Saga

Season 21 - Episode 3

After being humiliated in battle by a master swordsman monster, Noah suffers a crisis of confidence and questions his worthiness as a Ranger.

Directors: Yuji Noguchi
Day Off

#22 - Day Off

Season 18 - Episode 3

Jayden declines a day out at an amusement park in order to master a power disc. However, when the remaining Samurai Rangers visit the park, they are welcomed by Nighlok Dreadhead...

The Wanna-Be Ranger

#23 - The Wanna-Be Ranger

Season 2 - Episode 4

Due to a rare alignment of planets, Zordon has to de-ionize for a brief period. Lord Zedd exploits this by creating the Primator monster out of a white gorilla suit of Zack's. Primator can transform himself into an exact double of anyone, and uses that ability to confuse the Rangers by mimicking them. Meanwhile, Alpha 5 teleports out of the Command Center for a day, and winds up activating his self-destruct sequence when confronted by the monster.

Directors: John Stewart
Ninja Quest (1)

#24 - Ninja Quest (1)

Season 3 - Episode 4

Rito Revolto, a skeleton solider with a raspy voice, lands on the moon. He's Rita Repulsa's younger brother, and he's brought with him several evil eggs, as wedding presents for his sister & Lord Zedd (whom he calls "Ed" often). While waiting for them to hatch, Rito is given an army of Finster's 'finest' remade monsters: Octophantom, Fighting Flea, Stag Beetle, and the Lizzinator. Rito Revolto takes these monsters to Angel Grove, where they fight the Power Rangers, and after growing, eventually destroy both the Thunder Megazord & White Tigerzord! The backlash of power in the morphin grid severly damages the Command Center, and essentially destroys the Rangers' current powers. Also in this episode: Ernie opens an outdoor cafe. Also, inspired by so many womens' love for men in uniform, Bulk & Skull announce their intentions to join the Angel Grove Junior Police Patrol, shocking everyone.

Directors: Terrence H. Winkless
Target Rangers

#25 - Target Rangers

Season 4 - Episode 4

Rocky has a crush on his partner in science class, but she's all about work. When their computer game project gets stolen to be used to program King Mondo's Silo monster, he'll have to deal with both his wrath AND her's! Meanwhile, the Zeo Megazord uses its various Battle Helmets in battle, and it'll need them, when Silo drags the Megazord, with the Zeo Rangers inside, into the outer space, planning to toss them into the sun! Also, Bulk & Skull are assigned to guard the junkyard where Silo is being built.

Directors: Vickie Bronaugh