Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #101

Previously in Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers: Our beloved Rangers, rejuvenated and poised for an exciting new journey, are ready to embark on their latest adventure!

This issue kicks off with a flashback to a pivotal moment ten thousand years ago, as Zordon of Eltar delivers his verdict on Rita Repulsa, sealing her fate within a dumpster on the moon. However, things take a sinister turn as Rita unleashes a vengeful spell, transforming Zordon into a disembodied head trapped in a jar. It’s a haunting nightmare that Zordon endures during a rare moment of respite. Amidst the chaos of recent crises, the Power Rangers finally find a brief moment of solace to reflect on their tumultuous journey, even venturing to Promethea Station for training with Green Ranger Matt. Their camaraderie shines through during a friendly game, revealing their newfound confidence and hinting at potential romance within the team. However, their peace is short-lived as an urgent distress signal disrupts their tranquility - the moon has unexpectedly reappeared, accompanied by a desperate plea for assistance from an unexpected source.

The revelation that the enigmatic Zedd is behind the distress call sends shockwaves through the team, evoking memories of past encounters with the formidable villain. Yet, the true horror lies in the unsettling truth awaiting them on the lunar surface. As the issue draws to a close, a familiar yet chilling figure makes a triumphant return, leaving readers on the edge of their seats. Despite the predictability of this reunion, the execution remains riveting, enhanced by the exceptional artwork throughout the issue. di Gianfelice masterfully captures the eerie aura of the Putty Patrollers, while the final page unveils a revived Rita in a truly spine-tingling splash panel. Furthermore, readers are treated to insightful character development for the new Green Ranger, along with poignant moments for Yellow Ranger Aisha and intriguing drama surrounding Zordon himself. Following the monumental events of issue #100, there were concerns about potential disappointment, but this installment delivers on all fronts, leaving readers eagerly anticipating what comes next.