Plague of the Mantis

Episode Information

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Season 1

Episode Title Card for 'Plague of the Mantis'
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Episode # 48
Production # PR-148
Written by Mark Hoffmeier
Directed by Terence H. Winkless
Original Air Date
Total U.S. airings * 8
(list of airings)
Last aired July 10, 1999
(on Fox Kids)
Tokusatsu footage Zyuranger #2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 35, 49
Zyu2 #3, 4
plus additional Zyu1.5 footage
Footage analysis at SirStack's Morphylogeny
Previous Episode Crystal of Nightmares
Next Episode Return of an Old Friend Part I
Villains
  • Baboo
  • Finster
  • Goldar
  • Mantis
  • Putty Patrollers
  • Rita Repulsa
  • Squatt

Mistakes

  • As Rita was about to send Putties to fight the teens, Squatt was playing an accordian and Finster was playing a drum, but neither instrument was making noise. (11:43)
  • After Trini jumped over a crowd of Putties Mighty Mantis had summoned, they were no longer there. (12:51)
  • The Power Sword flipped between shots--it flew down from the sky point-down, but it was point-up when the Megazord caught it. (16:11)

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