Origins - Part 1 (18th)
Number 1
Season 18th
Written by James W. Bates
David Schneider
Directed by Peter Salmon
Original airing: October 15th 2011


In the city, a kid accidently finds a Gap where a group of Moogers leap out. Jayden and Ji enter the scene ti protect the son. Red Ranger morphs into action and faces off against the Moogers. After a brief battle, Red Ranger is victorious.

Ji congratulates Jayden on his success and informs him about his team. Octoroo watches the scene from the Gap. At the Sanzu River, Octoroo watches as Master Xandred's boat emerges from the water. He enters the boat and pays a visit to Master Xandred and Dayu. Xandred drinks his medicine. Octoroo tells Master Xandred about the return of the Samurai Rangers. Tooya, the Nighlok of the Day, enters the scene.

Kevin's father hands Kevin the Blue origami. It is Kevin's destiny to join the Power Rangers. Mia plays at the orphanage. Kevin has fun at the arcade. Emily plays her flute outside of her house. Back at the Shiba House, Ji warns Jayden about the upcoming attack. Jayden remembers his father and his final words. Ji fires the arrows to each of the Rangers. Ji reveals the Samurai Morphers to Jayden. The Rangers leave their homes and head towards their new destination. Jayden uses his symbol power to summon a horse.

In the city, Tooya begins the attack to draw out the Rangers. Kevin runs into the van. Mia and Mike join the scene. They try to discuss who the Red Ranger is. Jayden introduces himself on his horse. The Rangers agree to join Jayden. In an epic scene, Jayden and the Rangers morph into action. The Rangers use their weapons to fight the swarm of Moogers. Red Ranger summons the Fire Smasher to clear out the Moogers. The Rangers summon their weapons to help out. After a fierce battle, the Rangers defeat the Nighlok and Moogers. Red Ranger informs his new friends that the Nighlok has a new form: Mega Mode. Blue Ranger teaches the Rangers that they can form into Mega Mode. The Rangers form into the Mega Modes for the first time. The zords work together against the Nighlok. Blue and Red Rangers perform their Mega Mode finishers to defeat the Nighlok. Back at the Shiba House, the Rangers celebrate their victory.


Alex Heartman Jayden Shiba, Red Samurai Ranger
Najee De-Tiege Kevin, Blue Samurai Ranger
Erika Fong Mia Watanabe, Pink Samurai Ranger
Hector David Jr. Mike, Green Samurai Ranger
Brittany Anne Pirtle Emily, Yellow Samurai Ranger
Rene Naufahu Mentor-Ji
Jeff Szusterman Master Xandred (Voice)
Jeff Szusterman Octoroo (Voice)
Kate Elliott Dayu (Voice)
Stig Eldred Narrator (Voice)
Dayne Johnston Tommy
George Beca Young Jayden
Steven Smith Kevin's Father
Steven A. Davis Jayden's Father
John Highland Swimming Race Starter
Wesley Dowdell Tooya (Voice)