Villains Gone Good

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Villains Gone Good

Power Rangers Villains are some of the most complex characters in the franchise. Most villains end up going down a road of a cruel demise but for a small portion of these villainous have a revelation (or in some cases a wave) that has them eventually defect to the side of the light.

In this article, I will be going down the list of villains that have strayed from dark and enter the light.


MMPR


Rita Repulsa MMPR S01 Mystic Mother (Rita Repulsa)

Rita Repulsa/Mystic Mother
First Appearance: Day Of The Dumpster
Turned Good: Countdown To Destruction: Part 2
This Dumpster Diva Of Evil would turn to the light thanks to Zordon’s Energy Wave. She would later become the Empress Of All Good Magic through some unknown circumstances.


Lord Zedd Lord Zedd Human

Lord Zedd
First Appearance: The Mutiny: Part 1
Turned Good: Countdown To Destruction: Part 2
The Emperor Of All He Sees would go down the same route as his wife and be purified by Zordon’s Energy Wave.


Turbo


Divatox - Hilary Shepard Divatox Human

Divatox
First Appearance: Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie
Turned Good: Countdown To Destruction: Part 2
The Pirate Queen Of Mean would also be purified by Zordon’s Energy Wave sporting a look similar to a former mentor that would always ask questions.


In Space


Astronema Long Black Hair Karone

Astronema/Karone
First Appearance: From Out Of Nowhere: Part 1
Turned Good: Countdown To Destruction: Part 2
The Crowned Princess Of Evil would go down the route of goodness after finding out she was the sister of Andros, the Red Space Ranger. However, she would go back to the dark side for a while and become the Queen Of Evil. Thankfully she was purified once again by Zordon’s Energy Wave and eventually become a Power Ranger herself taking over for Kendrix as the Pink Galaxy Ranger.


Lost Galaxy


Villamax

Villamax
First Appearance: Heir To The Throne
Turned Good: Journey’s End: Part 2
After saving a young girl from destruction that his former student Trakeena had caused, Villamax ultimately decides to refuse to cause any more. This causes him to honorably die when Trakeena attacks him after he refuses to blast a ship containing innocent people.


Lightspeed Rescue


Diabolico Diabolico Spirit

Diabolico
First Appearance: Operation Lightspeed
Turned Good: The Queen’s Return
Diabolico was always a blind follower to Queen Bansherra but once she starts treating her followers as pawns in her game to defeat the Lightspeed Rangers, he decides to defect but not for long as he is turned into a mindless puppet. Only in the afterlife is Diabolico able to show his good side where he saves Carter and blasts his former Queen into the Shadow World.


Time Force


Ransik Good Ransik

Ransik
First Appearance: Force From The Future: Part 1
Turned Good: The End Of Time: Part 3
Ransik had always shown that he cared very much for his daughter Nadira so once he accidentally blasts her in his final altercation with the Time Force Rangers, he ultimately decides to end his evil doing and turn himself in. He later becomes human after stripping the Mut-Orgs of their Mutant halves.


Nadira Good Nadira

Nadira
First Appearance: Force The Future: Part 1
Turned Good: The End Of Time: Part 1
Nadira was always shown to be a spoiled brat who only cared for herself. However, after helping a woman give birth, she sees the goodness within human beings and ultimately decides to become a more caring person.


Wild Force


Toxica And Jindrax

Toxica & Jindrax
First Appearance: Lionheart
Turned Good: Sealing The Nexus
After Toxica & Jindrax see how uncaring their Org Masters are, they decide to defect from their own kind and aide the Wild Force Rangers in saving Princess Shayla from Master Org’s clutches.


Zen-Aku

Zen-Aku
First Appearance: Curse Of The Wolf
Turned Good: The End Of The Power Rangers: Part 2
After the Org War concludes, Zen-Aku is revived by unknown circumstances and decides to travel the world with his former host Merrick.


Ninja Storm


 Marah & Kapri Marah & Kapri

Marah & Kapri
First Appearance: Prelude To A Storm
Turned Good: Storm Before The Calm: Part 2
After Marah & Kapri are backstabbed by their Uncle Lothor, they decide to defect to the side of good and enroll in the Wind Ninja Academy.


Dino Thunder


Elsa Long Hair Purified Elsa

Elsa
First Appearance: Day Of The Dino: Part 1
Turned Good: Thunder Struck: Part 2
In order to fuel his ultimate weapon, Mesogog drains Elsa of all the energy he gave her which ultimately turns her good.


Mystic Force


Koragg Leanbow

Koragg/Leanbow
First Appearance: Broken Spell: Part 1
Turned Good: Heir Apparent: Part 2
The great warrior Leanbow was transformed into Koragg after the Great Battle but after seeing that his wife Udonna being blasted by Octomus, he sheds his evil sides and turns to the side of good.


Necrolai Nikki

Necrolai/Nikki Pimvare
First Appearance: Broken Spell: Part 1
Turned Good: Mystic Fate: Part 2
After years of servitude to Octomus without a shred of kindness or appreciation, Necrolai decides to defect to the side of good. She is purified to a human after reviving Leanbow & Daggeron.


Leelee Leelee Pimvare

Leelee Pimvare
First Appearance: Broken Spell: Part 2
Turned Good: The Light
After having enough of the Underworld, Leelee decides to live in a condo in the human world.


Matoombo

Matoombo
First Appearance: The Light
Turned Good: The Return
After seeing how precious human life is, Matoombo ultimately decides to turn good. However, this does not last long as his body is used to revive Octomus. After Octomus is defeated, Matoombo is revived through unknown circumstances.


Itassis

Itassis
First Appearance: The Light
Turned Good: Mystic Fate: Part 1
After seeing how she has ultimately become a puppet of Octomus, Itassis defects to the side of good.


Overdrive


Norg

Norg
First Appearance: Kick Into Overdrive: Part 1
Turned Good: Crown And Punishment
Though not a villain at heart, Norg was tricked into doing Flurious’ dirty work. After seeing that Flurious did not see him as a friend, Norg leaves the Ice Den with Tyzonn’s fiancee Vella and now lives at Hartford Mansion.


Jungle Fury


Whiger

Whiger
First Appearance: Fear And The Phantoms
Turned Good: The Spirit Of Kindness
After getting his Rinzin drained by Dai Shi after failing to destroy Casey, Whiger decides to use his last moments to aide Casey in rescuing his teammates from the clutches of the Phantom Beast Warriors Rammer & Badrat.


Evil Jarrod Good Jarrod

Jarrod
First Appearance: Welcome To The Jungle: Part 1
Turned Good: Path Of The Righteous
Jarrod was always kind of a dark person even before being possessed by Dai Shi. However, after seeing the destruction he has caused, Jarrod frees himself from Dai Shi’s clutches and joins the Jungle Fury Rangers in defeating Dai Shi.


Camille Good Camille

Camille
First Appearance: Welcome To The Jungle: Part 1
Turned Good: Path Of The Righteous
Camille always thought she was in love with Dai Shi but after seeing it was Jarrod that she was in love with, Camille defect to the side of good and aides the Jungle Fury Rangers in defeating Dai Shi.


Flit Human Flit

Flit
First Appearance: Welcome To The Jungle: Part 2
Turned Good: Now The Final Fury
Though not a true villain at heart, he is forced to tag along with Camille due to his dependency on her. After Camille defects to the side of good, she turns Flit back into a human and starts working at Jungle Karma Pizza.


RPM


Tenaya 7 Good Tenaya

Tenaya
First Appearance: Fade To Black
Turned Good: Danger And Destiny: Part 1
Tenaya thought she was an android created to look human but after learning she was a hybrid and the sister of the Black Ranger Dillon. she defects to their side. However, like Astronema before her, she is brainwashed but not for long thanks to an antidote created by Dr.K.


Dino Charge/Dino Super Charge


Heckyl
First Appearance: Wishing For A Hero
Turned Good: Edge Of Extinction
Heckyl once guarded the Dark Energem against evildoers that desired to obtain its power. However, when Lord Arcanon attempted to obtain it, Heckyl is exposed to the Dark Energems power and is corrupted into being evil. Once Heckyl regains his memories and is separated from his other half Snide, Heckyl defects to the side of good and aids the Dino Charge Rangers in their fight against Sledge. Once Sledge is taken care of, Heckyl is given the title, “Keeper Of The Dark Energem”.