T.V. Series Review: Power Rangers Jungle Fury Season 1

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Power Rangers Jungle Fury Season 1 Summary

Season 1, Episode 1 and 2: Welcome to the Jungle

Theo, Lily, and rookie Casey, members of the secretive kung fu academy Pai Zhua (Order of the Claw), are chosen to become the latest guardians the ancient imprisoned spirit, Dai Shi. However, Jarrod, who was rejected from becoming a guardian for his arrogance, accidentally unleashes Dai Shi before fleeing. When Dai Shi destroys Master Mao’s physical form, the trio head to Ocean Bluff, seeking their new Master, only to find he is the seemingly inept owner of the Jungle Karma Pizza, RJ. When Dai Shi’s minion’s attack, Casey finds himself struggling to find his Tiger spirit. Cantor’s attack on the city forces the Rangers to desperately need to learn how to bring themselves up to his size. RJ refuses to teach them this skill until they can master their weapons. Casey, still a cub in the Order of the Claw, struggles with the nunchaku. If Theo and Lily can aid him, they may stand a chance of combining their animal spirits to create the Jungle Pride Megazord.

Season 1, Episode 3: Sigh of the Tiger

Casey requests extra training from RJ and ends up doing seemingly menial housework for him. The buffalo’s ancient spirit is harnessed for evil, as Camille brings about Buffalord and Casey soon finds his seemingly pointless chores helped him train. Fran must protect the pizza parlor from its greatest threat: a children’s birthday party.

Season 1, Episode 4: A Taste of Poison

The Rangers are shocked when Dai Shi reveals himself in the body of Jarrod. Dai Shi calls on the Five Fingers of Poison to orchestrate the end of the Rangers. After a nightmare of Jarrod getting revenge on Casey, Lily is worried that Casey might be in danger. She puts herself out there and fights Rantipede. RJ reminds her that they will only win as a team.

Season 1, Episode 5: Can’t Win Them All

Theo is used to being the best and fastest at everything; however, his confidence is smashed when he is made a fool in a battle against Gakko. He gives up and doesn’t see the point in anything. Casey and Lily try to protect the city from Gakko as RJ trains Theo. The battle worsens for Casey and Lily. To save his friends, Theo must regain his confidence.

Season 1, Episode 6: Dance the Night Away

Theo struggles that his duo with Lily has now become a trio. Camille uses Toady’s love for Stingerella to get them to work together to defeat the Rangers. Because of the tension between Casey and Theo, the Rangers can’t operate the Claw Cannon. Lily confronts them, telling Casey he is needed on the team, and Theo will always be her best friend.

Season 1, Episode 7: Pizza Slice of Life

Things become chaotic when RJ leaves Casey in charge of the pizza shop. Casey makes the mistake of letting everyone do what they want. Camille finds out Nadia is plotting to overthrow her beloved Dai Shi. She risks her life and takes on a dangerous way of training to protect Dai Shi. Casey learns that every team needs one leader to give directions.

Season 1, Episode 8: Way of the Master

Camille sends out Pangolin to attack the city for preparation of the Sky Overlord’s resurrection. The Rangers must seek out the Jungle Mace to defeat Pangolin. Unfortunately, Master Phant has left Pai Zhua and no longer wants to help. Lily still has faith that the old master is still inside of the hermit. Touched by her hope, the master teaches her his techniques of the Elephant.

Season 1, Episode 9: Good Karma, Bad Karma

Casey’s $5 tip stolen by a boy named Josh who wants a red kite as the Rangers battle Slickagon. Meanwhile, Carnisoar erases Jarrod’s past good deeds to make him a more worthy host for Dai Shi.

Season 1, Episode 10: Blind Leading the Blind

Theo meets Master Swoop, who has the spirit of the Bat as he is also blind and starts to teach Theo the way of the Bat so he can defeat the latest terrors unleashed by Carnisoar.

Season 1, Episode 11: Pushed to the Edge

Believing that Carnisoar’s training methods are too harsh, Camille disguises herself and talks with Lily by chance. Taking Lily’s well-meaning advice, she decides to find Jarrod a new master and revives Jellica, the Sea Overlord.

Season 1, Episode 12: One Master Too Many

As Theo and Lily have found new masters, Casey is eager for his to show up, which makes RJ feel out of place, and things take a turn for the worse when the new master is Master Finn, RJ’s estranged father. Casey learns how to use the Shark Spirit, while RJ is eager to show his father the extent of his powers.

Season 1, Episode 13 and 14: Ghost of a Chance

With new Zords and weapons, the Rangers are starting to feel unbeatable and are offended when RJ wants them to begin refreshing themselves on some necessary steps. However, it soon turns out that the Rangers aren’t the only ones who have been furthering themselves when a more powerful Dai Shi beats them before RJ comes to the rescue. Dai Shi captures him, leaving the Rangers without a master. Then the Rangers go back to the Pai Zhua Academy, and Master Mao appears and sends them to the Spirit world to train with the fallen masters. As they arrive, the masters take them by surprise and beat them while Dai Shi prepares for his fight with RJ. The fallen masters then train the Rangers by helping them overcome their fears. Meanwhile, at Dai Shi’s lair, Dai Shi fights RJ. Back at Jungle Karma Pizza, Fran discovers the Ranger’s identities. Then the Rangers come to RJ’s rescue with their new Jungle Master Mode and defeat Dai Shi and his guards.

Season 1, Episode 15: Bad to the Bone

Bad With new Zords and weapons, the Rangers are starting to feel unbeatable and are offended when RJ wants them to begin refreshing themselves on some necessary steps. However, it soon turns out that the Rangers aren’t the only ones who have been furthering themselves when a more powerful Dai Shi beats them before RJ comes to the rescue. Dai Shi captures him, leaving the Rangers without a master. Then the Rangers go back to the Pai Zhua Academy, and Master Mao appears and sends them to the Spirit world to train with the fallen masters. As they arrive, the masters take them by surprise and beat them while Dai Shi prepares for his fight with RJ. The fallen masters then train the Rangers by helping them overcome their fears. Meanwhile, at Dai Shi’s lair, Dai Shi fights RJ. Back at Jungle Karma Pizza, Fran discovers the Ranger’s identities. Then the Rangers come to RJ’s rescue with their new Jungle Master Mode and defeat Dai Shi and his guards. the Bone

Carnisaur and Jellica conspire to bring forth Grizzaka, and after a battle with a pig Rinshi Beast, the Rangers are given the day off while RJ deals with a pain in his chest. Soon after, they fight Porcupongo, who pricks Lily with one of his quills. This causes her personality to change drastically, becoming a biker girl as a strange Wolf Man appears and attacks Casey and Theo. When Porcupongo appears again, the boys go after him while Lily and Fran argue, eventually making Lily turn back into herself and join the fight against Porcupongo and defeat him.

Season 1, Episode 16: Friends Don’t Fade Away

After battling with Dai Shi, RJ cannot control his Animal Spirit and goes insane. He becomes a wolf and has to be restrained. Fran places her palm on his wolf hand he returns to his human form. She reminds him to ask his friends for help rather than run away. RJ regains control of himself and becomes the Wolf Ranger.

Season 1, Episode 17: No “I” in Leader

Now that RJ has joined the team, Casey is beginning to doubt himself as the Ranger’s leader. Meanwhile, Grizzaka releases a pair of stronger Shadow Guards who give the Rangers a tough time. Master Mao’s spirit visits Jarrod and unknowingly sends him on a quest for the Rhino Nexus.

Season 1, Episode 18: True Friends, True Spirits

After RJ saves Flit, the little fly becomes an unwanted friend, but only Flit can save him when RJ is in trouble. Meanwhile, Grizzaka releases an evil spirit making RJ lose control of his spirit again.

Season 1, Episode 19: Path of the Rhino

Dominic was sent by Master Mao to find a purpose for his life. He finds out that RJ and the others are Rangers and wants to join them. He now knows this is his purpose in life. Casey is dubious, but Dominic proves he has the spirit of the Rhino. Dominic becomes the Rhino Ranger.

Season 1, Episode 20: Dash for the Dagger

Dominic and Theo depart for the Control Dagger but are side-tracked with the attack of Whirnado. Meanwhile, Dai Shi returns to the temple where he is imprisoned. Camille attempts to take the Control Dagger, which is the only way into the Rhino Nexus.

Season 1, Episode 21: Race to the Nexus

With the Control Dagger in hand, Dai Shi aims to unlock the Nexus for himself. The Overlords refuse to let such power fall into the hands of the Rangers or Dai Shi. Having searched all his life for his destiny, Dominic isn’t about to let the Overlords or Dai Shi stand in his way. With his friends’ help, Dominic can unlock the power of the Rhino Nexus and summons the Rhino Steel Zord to transform into Rhino Steel Megazord and destroy Carnisoar.

Season 1, Episode 22: Arise the Crystal Eyes

The Rangers learn about the Crystal Eyes, while Dai Shi sends Camille to steal them so he can revive the Phantom Generals, while the Rangers (minus Casey) fight Grizzaka. Casey and Jarrod fight over the Crystal Eyes, while Jellica attempts to steal them. Casey comes to his friends’ aid after Dai Shi warns him that they stand no chance against Grizzaka without him. With Casey’s added power, they finally destroy Grizzaka.

Season 1, Episode 23: Fear and the Phantoms

Jellica releases the Phantom Beasts by the crystal eyes, which destroy her and swear allegiance to Dai Shi. Using their power, Dai Shi allows the Phantom Beasts to kidnap the three masters used to create the Spirit Rangers.

Season 1, Episode 24: Blue Ranger, Twin Danger

With the masters in their possession, the Phantoms have a new weapon, the Spirit Rangers. Meanwhile, Theo’s twin brother Luen (Aljin Abella in a dual role) shows up and causes trouble. One of the Phantom Beasts captures the Rangers within mirror-like discs but mistakingly captures Luen believing him to be Theo. Theo fights the phantom and frees the Rangers, and Luen learns of his brother’s secret of being a Ranger. The Ranger’s combined might destroys the Phantom Beast. Later RJ is psychically contacted by his father to help in defeating the Spirit Rangers.

Season 1, Episode 25: One Last Second Chance

By redirecting the Claw Cannon to cancel out the Spirit Rangers, RJ accidentally seals his father, Master Finn, inside one of the Crystal Eyes. Unidoom attempts to throw it into the ocean, but Flit gives it to RJ, who brings his father back. They free Masters Swoop & Phant, and the Jungle Rangers & Spirit Rangers unite to destroy Unidoom.

Season 1, Episode 26: Don’t Blow That Dough

Casey, Theo, Dominic, and Lily are trapped inside RJ’s televisions and put into a gameshow/clip-show called Blow That Dough against three former Rinshi Beasts. Dominic, Theo, and Lily lose, but Casey wins, and when RJ sends the Morphers, it ends the game.

Season 1, Episode 27: Tigers Fall, Lions Rise

The Rangers fight Whiger and the other Phantom Beast Generals have given Camille their power and the Phoenix Spirit, and Dai Shi the Griffin Spirit, and made him their king. Whiger steals Casey’s Tiger Spirit, and the Rangers are easily defeated without his help. When Whiger attacks again, Casey goes to Jungle Master Mode to help save the others and his martial arts students, powering the Claw Cannon with a student’s Tiger Spirit. Whiger is defeated by the Megazords and flees.

Season 1, Episode 28: The Spirit of Kindness

Whiger was only able to steal the Tiger Spirit from Casey, but not destroy Casey. For his failure, Dai Shi strips him of his power, and he is to fade away. Casey shows his kindness to Whiger even though they were battling. Whiger rethinks which side he should be on. He helps Casey save his friends who have been captured in giant rattraps. Together they defeat Camille, but Whiger fades to nothing after using up the last of his powers. With the Rangers reunited, they destroy the two phantom beasts with their animal spirits, and afterward, Casey acknowledges that they couldn’t have won without Whiger. Later Snapper and Scorch begin to scheme of getting rid of Camille.

Season 1, Episode 29: Maryl and the Monkeys

Camille steals a potion from Maryl with the ability to clone Monkeys. She and Dai Shi give it to the Monkey Phantom Beast-Warrior Grinder and uses it to unleash clones of itself throughout the city. Dominic soon destroys Grinder. Dai Shi also realizes that Scorch and Snapper conspired against Camille and stopped her successful plan.

Season 1, Episode 30: To Earn Your Stripes

RJ takes Casey, Theo, and Lily to the Pai Zhua temple for the final test before they earn the rank of Pai Zhua Master, defeating Masters Finn, Swoop, and Phant in battle. Although Theo and Lily pass and earn their Master’s stripes, Casey fails and, feeling dejected, goes out on his own. Meanwhile, Dai Shi starts to lose control over Jarrod as he struggles to break free, so Scorch and Snapper send Sonimax, Osirus, and Lepus to destroy Camille because they think she is the cause. Casey witnesses Jarrod saving Camille and sees that there is some good left in Jarrod. In the end, Jarrod gains control long enough to destroy Sonimax and Osirus, while the Rangers use their Megazords to destroy Lepus. Dai Shi regains control, and Casey, although confident that Jarrod still exists inside Dai Shi, still needs to work out why he failed his test to earn Master’s stripes.

Season 1, Episode 31: Path of the Righteous

Casey is convinced there is good left in Jarrod, enough to break Dai Shi’s control, but the others doubt him because even before he was possessed, Jarrod was a bully to those weaker than he was. Undeterred by his friends’ doubts and Master Mao’s orders not to pursue the issue, he faces Dai Shi at his lair to bring out the goodness in Jarrod. After a hard battle, Casey allows Dai Shi to destroy him and, as a result, Jarrod expels him before he can strike. The two leave the temple with Camille, who also rebels against Dai Shi to protect Jarrod, but are attacked by Scorch and Snapper. The other Rangers arrive, and Jarrod and Camille join forces to defeat the two Phantom Generals. Scorch becomes a giant, gets beaten by the Stampede Formation, including Jarrod and Camille’s spirit animals. For acting on his instincts instead of copying his friends, Casey finally earns his Master stripes while Jarrod runs off, feeling guilty over the trouble he’s caused and the evil he unleashed.

Season 1, Episode 32: Now the Final Fury

Scorch is back again with an army of Rinshi invading the city. Dai Shi now has enough power to open a portal to the spirit world and bring back all of his fallen troops. The Rangers are joined by all the masters and the Spirit Rangers and destroy all of the revived villains and Scorch. Furious, Dai Shi finally reveals his true form (a gigantic hydra-like dragon) and targets the Red Ranger. Jarrod tries to shake the conviction in his heart, but Camille decides to join the Rangers. RJ and Dominic form the WolfPride and Rhino Steel Megazords but are defeated. Then Jarrod tells Dai Shi that he was wrong in saying he didn’t have the lion’s heart, then Jarrod attacked and weakened Dai Shi with his Zocato power. Master Mao states that only the three chosen ones can destroy Dai Shi for good. “A Pai Zhua Master doesn’t ask, he knows. There is a higher level of animal spirits. One that has never been reached before by a student or Master. It’s time to push beyond the possible, to our highest potential.” Then Casey Lily and Theo launch a blast towards Dai Shi, which destroys him. After that, Casey starts to teach at the academy with Jarrod and Camille starting all over again, Theo finally asks Lily for a date, RJ starts working with Flit, now human also, and Dom goes on a tour with Fran.

Power Rangers Jungle Fury Season 1 Review

Rating: 2 out of 5.

Same as the Mighty Morphin but new characters, there’s really no difference.

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