“Oh, breathtaking! It’s like somebody slaughtered an Abercrombie and Fitch catalog.” – D’Hoffryn
It’s always kind of a concerning when your suddenly presented with the backstory of character more so if their death is seemingly forthcoming as is the case in this episode with Buffy feeling that Anya’s vengeance duties are getting out of hand, sets out to slay her.
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Episode Title: Beauty and the Beast
Original Airdate: October 10, 1994
Back in the mid 90’s, many young male Power Rangers fans were ushered into puberty due to having a crush on the original pink ranger, Amy Jo Johnson. It seems they were not the only ones, as this episode sees Lord Zedd attempting to make the pink ranger his queen. There’s no singing teapots, but let’s see what happens in this episode, Beauty and the Beast. Continue reading Mighty Morphin Power Rangers S:02 E:16
Episode Title: Orchestral Maneuvers in the Park
Original Airdate: October 4, 1994
It’s bad enough when Angel Grove is being threatened by one big rubber monster, but what about when a whole slew of monsters attack at once? That’s what happens in today’s episode…or is it? It seems like Lord Zedd is up to some tricks this time while also unleashing one of the weirdest monsters yet. Here comes Orchestral Maneuvers in the Park. Continue reading Mighty Morphin Power Rangers S:02 E:15
For all the destain the memory of season 7 brings to mind it seems somewhere in blocking most of it out I forgot about this little run of pretty great episodes that we had with the previous episode “Same Time Same Place” and which here continues with “Help” as Buffy attempts to settle into her new role of the school councillor at Sunnydale High a role that seemingly doesn’t need any qualifications to do seeing how she’s pretty much walked into the role. Through her first batch of students Buffy comes into contact with a young girl called Cassie who predicts that she is to die on friday causing Buffy and the Scoobies to leap into action to prevent this.
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Episode Title: Missing Green
Original Airdate: October 3, 1994
Well, after our last big two-part adventure, everybody’s pretty bummed out about Tommy losing his powers. Our team of power rangers is back down to five members now, and there are still plenty of monsters out to stomp Angel Grove. They’ll have to do it without the green ranger, though. Let’s take a look at how they manage without him in Missing Green. Continue reading Mighty Morphin Power Rangers S:02 E:14
Episode Title: Green No More Part II
Original Airdate: September 28, 1994
When we last left Angel Grove, the rangers we’re having a rough time. Tommy is without his powers and is being hunted by the Turbanshell monster. Meanwhile, the other five are trapped inside a force field in Lord Zedd’s Otherworld dimension. That’s not all, Zordon and Alpha are trapped inside the command center by another force field that is slowly closing in on them. Plus, there are five evil Dark Rangers ready to cause havoc at soon as Zedd lets them loose. Here comes Green No More Part II. Continue reading Mighty Morphin Power Rangers S:02 E:13
“I saved the world with talking! From my mouth! My mouth saved the world!” – Xander
While season seven might not be anyone’s favourite and hence a lack of enthusiasm for myself in having to revisit a season which I’d for the most part erased from my memory including it would seem this episode which shockingly is actually really great especially in terms of the monster of the week which this time sees Buffy tasked with hunting down a skin eating demon when a skinless body turns up at Xanders construction site.
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Episode Title: Green No More Part I
Original Airdate: September 27, 1994
We’ve been working up to a big event in Angel Grove for several episodes now. Tommy has been seeing his powers get weaker and weaker with each episode. Now, we are at the crossroads. Let’s see what happens in Green No More Part I. Continue reading Mighty Morphin Power Rangers S:02 E:12
After a shaky opening there was the hope that this season would follow the suite of the previous seasons by giving us more of a traditional episode which it does initially seem like we might get as Buffy and Xander try to track down a worm like demon which appears to be stalking a young woman after consuming her pet dog. Frustratingly this is an episode which is still plagued by plotting issues especially when the monster is pushed back to what almost feels like a b-plot.
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Episode Title: The Song of Guitardo
Original Airdate: September 26, 1994
We’re a good seventy episodes into the wonder that is Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, so it should come as no surprise by now that no monster is too out there for this show. A giant pig with a roman helmet, we’ve seen it! How about an evil clown that turns into a monster pineapple…been there, done that. So now it’s time for something that truly makes you wonder what the writers were smoking when they dreamt this up. Prepare yourselves for a giant bug that plays heavy metal guitar, in The Song of Guitardo. Continue reading Mighty Morphin Power Rangers S:02 E:11