Conner McKnight, Red Dino Ranger

Name: Conner McKnight
Ranger: Red Dino Ranger
Actor: James Napier
Episodes: 40
First Appearance: “Day Of The Dino: Part 1
Last Appearance: “Wormhole
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Producer: Disney


Character Bio

Conner is a student a Reefside High and is chosen by the Red Dino Gem to become the Red Dino Ranger. When harnessing the powers of the Red Dino Gem, Conner is able to manipulate time and run at a heightened speed. Conner is shown to be the dumb jock of the team due to him being on Reefside High’s Soccer Team. Personality wise, Conner displays trait that fits the mold of a stereotypical jock. As the series progress, Conner is shown to break the stereotypical archetype he was shown to have at the beginning of the series when he started to show compassion for people who fall out of his status quota.

Dino Gem

Red Dino Gem

Red Dino Gem
The Red Dino Gem is the source of Conner’s power. It also gives him super speed.



The Tyrannozord is the personal zord of the Red Dino Ranger. The Tyrannozord’s tail has the ability to be used like a drill and can combine with the Tricerazord and Pterazord to form the body and head of the Thundersaurus Megazord.

Mezodon Rover Mezodon Megazord

Mezodon Rover
The Mezodon Rover was created by Hayley to be used alongside Conner’s new Triassic Mode. The Mezodon Rover has the ability to turn into the Mezodon Megazord.


Tyranno Staff

Tyranno Staff
The Tyranno Staff is the personal weapon of the Red Dino Ranger. The Tyranno Staff is shown to have the ability to create Energy Orbs similar to the Brachio Staff and can combine with the other Dino Rangers weapons to form the Z-Rex Blaster.

Shield Of Triumph

Shield Of Triumph
The Shield Of Triumph is Conner’s main weapon when he activates his Triassic Mode. The Shield of Triumph can be used as both a shield and a melee weapon.

Thundermax Laser Red Thundermax Saber Red

Thundermax Saber
The Thundermax Saber is the standard sidearm of each Dino Ranger. The Thundermax Saber can be used a both a melee weapon and a blaster.

Genetic Power

Tyranno Speed

Super Speed
Conner has the ability to travel at super speed when harnessing the power of the Red Dino Gem.


Super Dino Mode Red

Super Dino Mode
Conner can tap into Super Dino Mode whenever he pushes his Red Dino Gem’s power to its maximum.

Triassic Mode

Triassic Ranger
Conner can transform into this mode when Kira and Ethan gives up some of their powers to the Shield Of Triumph.

Triassic Battlizer Mode

Triassic Battlizer Armor
This mode can be activated when Conner triggers his Triassic Powers to its maximum. In this mode, Conner wields super stretchy arms and two shoulder cannons that can blast his opponents to dust.


Red Raptor Rider
Conner rides his Raptor Rider whenever he needs to get somewhere in a pinch.

Red Raptor Cycle

Red Raptor Cycle
When his Raptor Rider isn’t strong enough, Conner rides his Raptor Cycle to get to fights at super speed.

Later Appearances


Conner is sent to the year 2025 with his teammates after Broodwing tries to turn them into his own Evil Ranger team. They later aide the SPD Rangers in defeating a large army of Krybots sent by Emperor Gruumm. Before returning to present day, it is revealed that Conner is destined to open up Soccer Camps all over the country. Conner is seen again when Gruumm travels to the year 2004 and aides the SPD Rangers in defeating an army lead by Zeltrax.