XIII. Episodes

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Beginnings Part 1

Episode 1
Beginnings: Part 1
Aired: 02/05/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: Greg Aronowitz
It is the year 2025 and humans and Aliens live together in peace, a new team is formed to keep the earth safe. Space Patrol Delta. However, they are about to face a new and deadly threat to the galaxy. Emperor Gruumm has arrived, sending his advanced Krybot guard to access a device that will boost his power, only one group can stop him, three cadets recently promoted to the rank of Power Rangers.


Beginnings Part 2

Episode 2
Beginnings: Part 2
Aired: 02/05/05
Writer: Greg Aronowitz
Director: Greg Aronowitz
The B-Squad Rangers battle Gruumm’s Krybots, whilst two thieves, Jack & Z are brought to justice and are given a choice, join SPD, or suffer in prison.


Confronted

Episode 3
Confronted
Aired: 02/12/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: Greg Aronowitz
When the A-Squad, are called off world to battle the Troobian armada, B-Squad are given the task of safeguarding Earth, but Jack’s complacent laziness and abuse of power as a Power Ranger separates him from the team.


Walls

Episode 4
Walls
Aired: 02/19/05
Writer: John Tellegen
Director: Andrew Merrifield
Sky’s bitter jealousy of Jack’s position as Red Ranger comes to the surface once more, as he becomes more confrontational and isolated from the team.


Dogged

Episode 5
Dogged
Aired: 02/26/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: Andrew Merrifield
R.I.C is seriously malfunctioning so Cruger orders his shutdown. Syd asks Bridge and Boom if they
can fix him.


Abridged

Episode 6
A-Bridged
Aired: 03/05/05
Writer: Mark Hoffmeier
Director: Andrew Merrifield
Bridge personally investigates a recent bank robbery in an effort to prove the innocence of a monster.


Sam Part 1

Episode 7
Sam: Part 1
Aired: 03/12/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: Charlie Haskell
The SPD Rangers face a formidable challenge in Sam, a young boy with amazing powers.


Sam Part 2

Episode 8
Sam: Part 2
Aired: 03/19/05
Writer: John Tellegen
Director: Charlie Haskell
Z & Cruger attempt to convince the Rangers that Sam’s situation is not unique in an attempt to prove how much good he can provide them, but Sam is still being targeted by both sides.


Idol

Episode 9
Idol
Aired: 04/02/05
Writer: David Garber
Director: Charlie Haskell
Sky’s best friend Dru returns to Earth after a year missing from duty. Loyalties are tested however when Dru is implicated in a failed assassination attempt on Cruger’s life.


Stakeout

Episode 10
Stakeout
Aired: 04/09/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: Mark Beesley
Tension builds between the SPD Rangers when Jack neglects Syd’s birthday and gets involved with a criminal suspects former partner under careful observation.


Shadow Part 1

Episode 11
Shadow: Part 1
Aired: 04/16/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: Mark Beesley
Haunted by nightmares of his past, Cruger is most intolerable to be around, biting people’s heads off at the slightest remark.


Shadow Part 2

Episode 12
Shadow: Part 2
Aired: 04/23/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: Mark Beesley
When an old enemy of Cruger’s kidnaps Kat, he vengefully attempts a rescue mission with the aid of a new morpher.


Abandoned

Episode 13
Abandoned
Aired: 04/30/05
Writer: John Tellegen
Director: Britta Johnstone
When Cruger refuses to help B-Squad battle Gruumm’s latest agent of destruction, the B-Squad are forced to solve their latest case without the aid of their commanding officer.


Wired Part 1

Episode 14
Wired: Part 1
Aired: 05/07/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand & John Tellegen
Director: Britta Johnstone
The SPD Rangers learn there is more to eager D-Squad member Sophie than meets the eye as Mora and the criminal Valko make preparations to sabotage the Delta Base.


Wired Part 2

Episode 15
Wired: Part 2
Aired: 05/14/05
Writer: John Tellegen & Jackie Marchand
Director: Britta Johnstone
Her true nature revealed, Sophie is cast out of SPD. An enraged Cruger demands B-Squad retrieve Sophie at all costs but Valko intercepts her ahead of the team and takes her to a remote warehouse, where her unique abilities play a hand in helping him to control the monstrous Goradon.


Boom

Episode 16
Boom
Aired: 05/21/05
Writer: Greg Aronowitz
Director: Andrew Merrifield
Boom, with help from Bridge, Z & Syd is forced to lie to his parents that he is the Orange Ranger when they come to visit him. Meanwhile, Jack & Sky disappear while investigating a disturbance in a warehouse.


Recognition

Episode 17
Recognition
Aired: 06/04/05
Writer: David Garber
Director: Andrew Merrifield
On his way to interrogation, alien criminal Wootox switches bodies with Sky and creates havoc within the Delta Base whilst Sky is incarcerated.


Samurai

Episode 18
Samurai
Aired: 06/11/05
Writer: Matthew Hawkins
Director: Andrew Merrifield
Emperor Gruumm uses a time portal to bring a skilled alien Samurai, Katana, into the present day.


Dismissed

Episode 19
Dismissed
Aired: 06/18/05
Writer: Jesse Horsting
Director: Paul Grinder
Cruger issues an open challenge to Emperor Gruumm to meet him face-to-face on Earth. Meanwhile, Supreme Commander Birdie arrives at the Delta Base to check on progress.


Perspective

Episode 20
Perspective
Aired: 06/25/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: Paul Grinder
When the satellite surveillance systems are cut off during a battle between the B-Squad & the Krybots at the World Gold Depository, Cruger demands a first-hand account of the mission, only to be subjected to various, ego-driven points of view from the SPD Rangers questioned.


Messenger Part 1

Episode 21
Messenger: Part 1
Aired: 07/10/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: Paul Grinder
Morgana, leads a personal assault against the B-Squad. Meanwhile, Boom discovers a cryptic and ominous message from the future warning of the fall of SPD and the triumph of Gruumm.


Messenger Part 2

Episode 22
Messenger: Part 2
Aired: 07/16/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: Paul Grinder
The B-Squad is bailed out of their difficult battle with Morgana and her cohorts by the enigmatic Omega Ranger, an SPD member from a timeline presently under the grip of Emperor Gruumm’s evil.


Zapped

Episode 23
Zapped
Aired: 07/25/05
Writer: Stan Berkowitz
Director: John Laing
Morgana helps out downtrodden magician Mysticon, offering a means to become genuinely powerful in exchange for assisting her in defeating the SPD Rangers.


Reflections Part 1

Episode 24
Reflection: Part 1
Aired: 08/12/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: John Laing
In order to track down and nullify the threat of the alien copycat criminal Slate, a new SPD Battlizier is developed. Sky is assigned to gain information on Slate from the criminal Mirloc, who, unbeknownst to Sky, is the being responsible for the death of his father.


Reflections Part 2

Episode 25
Reflection: Part 2
Aired: 08/12/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: John Laing
Learning of how closely connected Mirloc is to his past, Sky angrily confronts Cruger over concealing the truth from him for so long. Meanwhile, Mirloc offers his services to Gruumm and uses his unique reflective powers to seize control of B-Squad’s weapons and ultimately captures them.


SWAT Part 1

Episode 26
S.W.A.T: Part 1
Aired: 08/15/05
Writer: John Tellegen
Director: Britta Johnstone
When two acquaintances of Piggy’s Stench & Thresher begin to get the better of the bickering and unfocused B-Squad with heavily advanced armor, Cruger sends the squabbling SPD Rangers to the planet Zentor to undergo a rigorous series of exercises under the supervision of Sergeant Silverback.


SWAT Part 2

Episode 27
S.W.A.T: Part 2
Aired: 08/22/05
Writer: Greg Aronowitz
Director: Britta Johnstone
On the planet Zentor, the B-Squad fail to impress Sergeant Silverback and are demoted and will have to learn the full measure of teamwork if they are to regain their rank and their right to defend the Earth, but will even the new S.W.A.T upgrades be enough to overcome Stench & Thresher’s Armor?


Robotpalooza

Episode 28
Robotpalooza
Aired: 08/29/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: John Laing
The SPD Rangers are plagued by a wave of robotic assailants, taxing them to the point of exhaustion. Meanwhile Bridge begins to have a series of recurring dreams revolving around a battle that has yet to occur.


Katastrophe

Episode 29
Katastrophe
Aired: 09/26/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: Britta Johnstone
Kat is offered the chance to serve with Galaxy Command, but an envious former classmate arrives on the scene armed with a deadly weapon, and only Kat can bring his rampage to a halt with the aid of special powers.


Missing

Episode 30
Missing
Aired: 10/03/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: John Laing
Whilst tracking down a fugitive called Bork, Bridge mysteriously vanishes, leaving the SPD Rangers with an urgent need to locate him before he meets certain doom.


History

Episode 31
History
Aired: 10/11/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: Paul Grinder
Broodwing and his assistant Professor Cerebros of the New Tech City Laboratory bring the Dino Thunder Rangers to the future. It soon falls to the Dino Thunder Rangers & SPD Rangers to foil Broodwing & Gruumm’s plan.


Impact

Episode 32
Impact
Aired: 09/23/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: Paul Grinder
One of Broodwing’s allies impersonates a respected meteorologist and succeeds in setting a meteor on a collision course with Earth.


Badge

Episode 33
Badge
Aired: 10/17/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: John Laing
Cruger faces his past as an old enemy begins inflicting pain on SPD officers before stealing the badges of his victims.


Wormhole

Episode 34
Wormhole
Aired: 02/02/06
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: Paul Grinder
Emperor Gruumm travels back in time to 2004 to take Earth over long before SPD even existed to oppose him. B-Squad pursue him and once again run into the Dino Thunder team to unite against the allied forces of Gruumm & Zeltrax,


Insomnia

Episode 35
Insomnia
Aired: 10/28/05
Writer: John Tellegen
Director: John Laing
The SPD Rangers have difficulty sleeping after overhearing a conversation between Cruger & Kat lamenting over the loss of A-Squad and their effectiveness. They reflect on their previous adventures, whilst Mora discovers the truth behind Gruumms’ pilfering of resources.


Ressurection

Episode 36
Resurrection
Aired: 11/04/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: John Laing
Jack meets a kindred spirit offering out goods to the homeless, a trait he was once accustomed. Meanwhile, A-Squad is finally located but they have new allegiances.


Endings Part 1

Episode 37
Endings: Part 1
Aired: 11/07/05
Writer: Jackie Marchand
Director: Greg Aronowitz
Cruger is captured by A-Squad and held on board Gruumm’s ship. Gruumm’s superior, Omni prepares the final stages of its’ grand ascension. The B-Squad confront the A-Squad in a devastating conflict.


Endings Part 2

Episode 38
Endings: Part 2
Aired: 11/14/05
Writer: Bruce Kalish
Director: Greg Aronowitz
Omni, the Magnificence descends on the planet and begins attacking the city.