Wheel of Misfortune

Episode Information

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Season 1

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Episode # 27
Production # PR-127
Written by Mark Ryan & Cheryl Saban
Directed by Terence H. Winkless
Original Air Date
Reversioning OAD August 14, 2010
(on ABC Kids)
Total U.S. airings Disclaimer 10
(list of airings)
Last aired August 14, 2010
(on ABC Kids)
Tokusatsu footage
  • Zyuranger #
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 6
    • 9
    • 18
    • 20
    • 21
    • 25
    • 34
    • 36
  • plus additional Zyu1.5 footage
Footage analysis at SirStack’s Morphylogeny
Reversioning analysis at Revisiting Power Rangers
Previous Episode Gung Ho!
Next Episode Island of Illusion Part I
Villains
  • Baboo
  • Finster
  • Goldar
  • Putty Patrollers
  • Rita Repulsa
  • Scorpina
  • Squatt

Mistakes

  • During “Today on Power Rangers...”, the announcer erroneously called the Wheel of Misfortune the “Wheel Of Destruction”.
  • Zordon told the teens to morph to the Command Center, but they merely teleported. (08:29)
  • According to Zordon, the Wheel of Misfortune could destroy everything it touched, but when it later sliced the Tyrannosaurus, Dragonzord, and Megazord, the Zords were not destroyed. (08:45)
  • Zordon’s voice sounded different from its normal sound as he was filling Tommy in on the situation. (12:30)
  • A shot of the Megazord rather than Ultrazord was shown after Scorpina and Goldar had retreated. (15:21)
  • Zordon told the teens that their defeat of Rita’s “henchmen” had broken the spell over the spinning wheel, but giant Goldar and Scorpina had retreated after the Wheel of Misfortune had been destroyed. (16:10)
  • In the last scene, Kimberly says “Oh, where is Rumpelstiltskin?” But, the whole point of the play is that the maiden doesn’t know his name. (17:25)
  • Unless the scene began near the middle or end of the class play (which is not as the case appears to be), the entire play was under two minutes long. (18:55)

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