Leo's feeling down because he thinks that Mike should have the Red Ranger powers as he took the sword from the stone. Skeletron captures 4 of the 5 Rangers in mirrors, leaving Mike and Leo to rescue them. Mike reassures Leo that it was his destiny to be the Red Ranger, giving Leo the boost he needed. But after freeing his friends and using the megazord to battle off a bigger Skeletron, the Rangers are helpless to defend themselves. The spirit of The Magna Defender comes back to Mike to give him his powers to become the new The Magna Defender. With this new power, Mike defeats the Skeletron monster.
- September 25, 1999
- This episode marked Mike's beginning of becoming the new Magna Defender.