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* AnimalMotifs: For both heroes ''and'' villains:

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* AnimalMotifs: AnimalMotifTeam: For both heroes ''and'' villains:


* ConspicuousCG: Despite having the Bae puppet from ''Gekiranger'' to use as Flit, he would sometimes be replaced with a CGI model in ''Jungle Fury''.



* CoolShades / GogglesDoSomethingUnusual: the morphers

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* CoolShades / GogglesDoSomethingUnusual: CoolShades: the morphers


*** EverythingsSquishierWithCephalopods: Overlord Jellica (Jellyfish - but not ElectricJellyfish as near as we can tell).

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*** EverythingsSquishierWithCephalopods: TentacledTerror: Overlord Jellica (Jellyfish - but not ElectricJellyfish as near as we can tell).



%%*** EverythingsBetterWithCows[=/=]ALoadOfBull: Dynamir. His motif is Ox and his spirit is Minotaur.

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%%*** EverythingsBetterWithCows[=/=]ALoadOfBull: ALoadOfBull: Dynamir. His motif is Ox and his spirit is Minotaur.



** TheSmartGuy[=/=]SixthRanger: R.J.
** TheBigGuy[=/=]SixthRanger: Dominic

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** TheSmartGuy[=/=]SixthRanger: TheSmartGuy: R.J.
** TheBigGuy[=/=]SixthRanger: TheBigGuy: Dominic



* {{Thememobile}} / CoolBike: Casey's Strike Rider

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* {{Thememobile}} / CoolBike: {{Thememobile}}: Casey's Strike Rider



** ByThePowerOfGreyskull or {{Invocation}}: "Jungle beast, Spirit unleashed!"

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** ByThePowerOfGreyskull or {{Invocation}}: ByThePowerOfGreyskull: "Jungle beast, Spirit unleashed!"



** InTheNameOfTheMoon[=\=]TransformationNameAnnouncement:

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** InTheNameOfTheMoon[=\=]TransformationNameAnnouncement:TransformationNameAnnouncement:


** [[TropesAreNotBad This isn't a bad thing]]; while this season does have its flaws, it's noted that it was at least a step back in the right direction, and the change in writers helped keep things feeling fresh.

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** [[TropesAreNotBad [[Administrivia/TropesAreTools This isn't a bad thing]]; while this season does have its flaws, it's noted that it was at least a step back in the right direction, and the change in writers helped keep things feeling fresh.

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** EliteMooks: Rin Shi Beasts

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* {{Bowdlerise}}: In Gekiranger, the Bat and Shark powered Megazord finishers would slice the monsters apart. Here they just cut straight from the finisher to the explosion.


* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Master Mao appears to Dai Shi in an attempt to convince him that Jarrod will overthrow him. The last word of his speech is 'nexus' which echoes as he vanishes and reminds Dai Shi of the Rhino Nexus. Dai Shi spends the next couple of days trying to break into the Nexus and, though he never actually gets in, he does master the zocatto power that allows him to overthrow Grizzaka and get back to making the Rangers' lives as difficult as possible.

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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: Master Mao appears to Dai Shi in an attempt to convince him that Jarrod will overthrow him. The last word of his speech is 'nexus' 'nexus', which echoes as he vanishes and reminds Dai Shi of the Rhino Nexus. Dai Shi spends the next couple of days trying to break into the Nexus and, though he never actually gets in, he does master the zocatto zocato power that allows him to overthrow Grizzaka and get back to making the Rangers' lives as difficult as possible.


* BadassNormal: Fran. Cumulates in her staring down ''a frickin werewolf'', and verbally tears the Rangers a new one in another episode.

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* BadassNormal: Fran. Cumulates in her staring down ''a frickin frickin' werewolf'', and verbally tears the Rangers a new one in another episode.



** Camille was already a different kind of henchwoman with loyalty and valor, but begins to reveal other traits like gratitude and sympathy, culminating in her turning on Dai Shi when she realizes that Jerrod was always the one who appreciated her.

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** Camille was already a different kind of henchwoman with loyalty and valor, but begins to reveal other traits like gratitude and sympathy, culminating in her turning on Dai Shi when she realizes that Jerrod Jarrod was always the one who appreciated her.


* TransformationTrinket: Instead of a wrist or phone device like the other series, this time it's the CoolShades. (For the PowerTrio. The Wolf and Rhino Morphers are wrist-worn - the Rhino Morpher going from a small bracelet to one of the largest morphers ever, a huge glove weapon that also serves as arm blade and missile launcher. This means all or most of his attacks are in his morpher, similar to [[Series/PowerRangersSPD an earlier Ranger in white]].)

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* TransformationTrinket: Instead of a wrist or phone device like the other series, this time it's the CoolShades. (For the PowerTrio. The Wolf and Rhino Morphers are wrist-worn - the Rhino Morpher going from a small bracelet to one of the largest morphers ever, a huge glove weapon that also serves as an arm blade and missile launcher. This means all or most of his attacks are in his morpher, similar to [[Series/PowerRangersSPD an earlier Ranger in white]].)


* HomeBase: RJ's flat above Jungle Karma Pizzeria

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* HomeBase: RJ's R.J.'s flat above Jungle Karma Pizzeria



** MechaExpansionPack: Unusually, RJ's Wolf zord falls here, making him one of the few full-time {{Sixth Ranger}}s to never get a full Megazord to himself. There are also the Elephant, Bat, Shark, [[spoiler:Lion, and Chameleon]] zords.

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** MechaExpansionPack: Unusually, RJ's R.J.'s Wolf zord falls here, making him one of the few full-time {{Sixth Ranger}}s to never get a full Megazord to himself. There are also the Elephant, Bat, Shark, [[spoiler:Lion, and Chameleon]] zords.



* TheMentor: Mostly RJ; also Masters Mao, Phant (to Lily), Swoop (to Theo), and Finn (to Casey).
** EccentricMentor: RJ.

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* TheMentor: Mostly RJ; R.J.; also Masters Mao, Phant (to Lily), Swoop (to Theo), and Finn (to Casey).
** EccentricMentor: RJ.R.J.



** BareFistedMonk: RJ

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** BareFistedMonk: RJR.J.



* AscendedFanboy: In the first episode, when RJ gives the three their morphers, Theo says "Ever since I was a little kid, I've always wanted to be a..." and then shuts up when the others look at him laughing.

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* AscendedFanboy: In the first episode, when RJ R.J. gives the three their morphers, Theo says "Ever since I was a little kid, I've always wanted to be a..." and then shuts up when the others look at him laughing.



* CaptainErsatz: Dai Shi? More like [[Franchise/{{Godzilla}} King Ghidorah...Shi]].

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* CaptainErsatz: Dai Shi? More like [[Franchise/{{Godzilla}} King Ghidorah... Shi]].



** RJ finally reconciles with his father, ending their 7 year estrangement over his life choices.

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** RJ R.J. finally reconciles with his father, ending their 7 year 7-year estrangement over his life choices.



* CompositeCharacter: RJ is somewhat a combined version of ''Gekiranger'''s Gou (Geki Violet) and Master Sha Fu even though the latter's ''Power Rangers'' counterpart is Master Mao. Since Mao dies in the first episode much of Sha Fu's role gets shifted to RJ instead of Mao.

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* CompositeCharacter: RJ R.J. is somewhat a combined version of ''Gekiranger'''s Gou (Geki Violet) and Master Sha Fu even though the latter's ''Power Rangers'' counterpart is Master Mao. Since Mao dies in the first episode much of Sha Fu's role gets shifted to RJ R.J. instead of Mao.



* ContinuityNod: Although this season didn't get a team up episode, RJ does mention the Morphing Grid in the first episode.

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* ContinuityNod: Although this season didn't get a team up episode, RJ R.J. does mention the Morphing Morphin Grid in the first episode.



* DeconstructedCharacterArchetype: Casey deconstructs the RookieRedRanger, a trope the franchise spawned. Unlike Theo and Lily, he wasn't chosen for being an experienced student but because of his latent talent and how he stood up to Jarrod. As the least experienced in combat and in his weapon, he's looked down on by Theo while Lily treats him like a little brother. It bothers him enough that he gets extra training from RJ. Although he's made leader to make him less wary, he gets upset when RJ becomes a Ranger, feeling that his position is challenged. Theo and Lily outright reject his belief that Jarrod can be redeemed, forcing him to go one his own and prove them wrong. In the end, he ends up losing his lack of confidence in himself and plays the trope straight.

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* DeconstructedCharacterArchetype: Casey deconstructs the RookieRedRanger, a trope the franchise spawned. Unlike Theo and Lily, he wasn't chosen for being an experienced student but because of his latent talent and how he stood up to Jarrod. As the least experienced in combat and in his weapon, he's looked down on by Theo while Lily treats him like a little brother. It bothers him enough that he gets extra training from RJ. R.J. Although he's made leader to make him less wary, he gets upset when RJ R.J. becomes a Ranger, feeling that his position is challenged. Theo and Lily outright reject his belief that Jarrod can be redeemed, forcing him to go one his own and prove them wrong. In the end, he ends up losing his lack of confidence in himself and plays the trope straight.



* DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife: Dominic's backstory; WalkingTheEarth until he visits RJ, sees the Rangers in action, and decides ''I want to do that!''

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* DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife: Dominic's backstory; WalkingTheEarth until he visits RJ, R.J., sees the Rangers in action, and decides ''I want to do that!''



* {{Foreshadowing}}: As early as Episode 3, RJ blindfolds himself to demonstrate "The Swoop Technique". Later on, Theo's personal teacher is a blind man named Master Swoop.

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: As early as Episode 3, RJ R.J. blindfolds himself to demonstrate "The Swoop Technique". Later on, Theo's personal teacher is a blind man named Master Swoop.



** A portrait of a wolf can be seen by the staircase in the JKP kitchen, foreshadowing the reveal of RJ's animal spirit.

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** A portrait of a wolf can be seen by the staircase in the JKP kitchen, foreshadowing the reveal of RJ's R.J.'s animal spirit.



* FriendInTheBlackMarket: RJ got the morphers "from a guy who knew a guy who had an uncle".

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* FriendInTheBlackMarket: RJ R.J. got the morphers "from a guy who knew a guy who had an uncle".



* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: Master Mao first tries to do this with Jarrod (possessed by Dai Shi) and fails. Casey does this later and succeeds, although this might be down to the fact Dai Shi was starting to lose his grip. Fran does it when RJ becomes a werewolf, also invoking the MoralityChain.

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* IKnowYoureInThereSomewhereFight: Master Mao first tries to do this with Jarrod (possessed by Dai Shi) and fails. Casey does this later and succeeds, although this might be down to the fact Dai Shi was starting to lose his grip. Fran does it it, when RJ R.J. becomes a werewolf, also invoking the MoralityChain.



* [[InconsistentDub Inconsistent Adaptation]]: The Jarrod / Dai Shi situation was highly inconsistent. At first it was DemonicPossession, then it became [[SealedEvilInACan Sealed Evil in a Jerk]], then back and forth between the two, and near the finale it settled on a SplitPersonalityTakeover conflict. [[note]]This is due in part to the way Jarrod was adapted from his ''Gekiranger'' counterpart. In Gekiranger, Rio just....turned to evil for power's sake, but was one character. In JF, Jarrod was a jerk, but was unwillingly possessed. They essentially used Rio's plot threads to frame Jarrod's actions in-show without accounting for the new villain character, hence the early confusion.[[/note]]
* JerkAss: Jarrod, even before being possessed by Dai Shi. R.J. appears to be one in an early episode but ends up subverting it.

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* [[InconsistentDub Inconsistent Adaptation]]: The Jarrod / Dai Jarrod/Dai Shi situation was highly inconsistent. At first it was DemonicPossession, then it became [[SealedEvilInACan Sealed Evil in a Jerk]], then back and forth between the two, and near the finale it settled on a SplitPersonalityTakeover conflict. [[note]]This is due in part to the way Jarrod was adapted from his ''Gekiranger'' counterpart. In Gekiranger, Rio just....just... turned to evil for power's sake, but was one character. In JF, ''Jungle Fury'', Jarrod was a jerk, but was unwillingly possessed. They essentially used Rio's plot threads to frame Jarrod's actions in-show without accounting for the new villain character, hence the early confusion.[[/note]]
* JerkAss: Jarrod, even before being possessed by Dai Shi. R.J. appears to be one in an early episode episode, but ends up subverting it.



* MightyGlacier: The Rhino Steel Zord / Megazord.

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* MightyGlacier: The Rhino Steel Zord / Megazord.Zord/Megazord.



* MythologyGag: Not just the reference to the Morphin' Grid. Let's see, we've got a White Ranger (well, Rhino Ranger, but he's in white) whose glove thingy has finger missiles (just like the Zord of a certain Green Ranger who became a White Ranger later.) Also, the Rhino Zord has Dominic riding on its back until he's ready to convert it to Warrior Mode (a term we're hearing for the first time since 1995-6, perhaps) by entering the cockpit and inserting the dagger that controls it into a slot. In other words, it pretty much ''is'' the White Tiger Thunderzord. Also, it uses the same kanji for its finisher as the White Tiger used in its main attack.
** A WolfMan whose human form has somewhat-long hair and a BadassBeard, who becomes the [[NobleWolf Wolf Ranger]]? RJ is channeling some [[Series/PowerRangersWildForce Merrick]] in this.
** From Arise the Crystal Eyes, Camille remarks to an archeologist, "Dinosaurs are so yesterday," referencing the previous seasons.

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* MythologyGag: Not just the reference to the Morphin' Morphin Grid. Let's see, we've got a White Ranger (well, Rhino Ranger, but he's in white) whose glove thingy has finger missiles (just like the Zord of a certain Green Ranger who became a White Ranger later.) Also, the Rhino Zord has Dominic riding on its back until he's ready to convert it to Warrior Mode (a term we're hearing for the first time since 1995-6, perhaps) by entering the cockpit and inserting the dagger that controls it into a slot. In other words, it pretty much ''is'' the White Tiger Thunderzord. Also, it uses the same kanji for its finisher as the White Tiger used in its main attack.
** A WolfMan whose human form has somewhat-long hair and a BadassBeard, who becomes the [[NobleWolf Wolf Ranger]]? RJ R.J. is channeling some [[Series/PowerRangersWildForce Merrick]] in this.
** From Arise "Arise the Crystal Eyes, Eyes", Camille remarks to an archeologist, "Dinosaurs are so yesterday," referencing the previous seasons.



* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Jarrod gives one to RJ several episodes after a humiliating defeat, largely because RJ won't fight back (due to this releasing his Animal Spirit, which Jarrod wants). This leads to Jarrod ''wrecking'' RJ, before messing up RJ's Animal Spirit and turning him into a werewolf.
** Dai Shi gives one to the Rangers in the episode prior, tearing though all three and all of their power ups without taking a scratch.

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* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Jarrod gives one to RJ R.J. several episodes after a humiliating defeat, largely because RJ R.J. won't fight back (due to this releasing his Animal Spirit, which Jarrod wants). This leads to Jarrod ''wrecking'' RJ, R.J., before messing up RJ's R.J.'s Animal Spirit and turning him into a werewolf.
** Dai Shi gives one to the Rangers in the episode prior, tearing though through all three and all of their power ups without taking a scratch. scratch.



* PlatonicLifePartners: Theo and Lily, though Theo is hoping for a RelationshipUpgrade (He finally musters up the courage to ask her out in the final minutes of the last episode, leaving it vague if they work out together).

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* PlatonicLifePartners: Theo and Lily, though Theo is hoping for a RelationshipUpgrade (He (he finally musters up the courage to ask her out in the final minutes of the last episode, leaving it vague if they work out together).



** The way that RJ trains Casey in the "Sigh of the Tiger" is highly similar to ''Film/TheKarateKid''.

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** The way that RJ R.J. trains Casey in the "Sigh of the Tiger" is highly similar to ''Film/TheKarateKid''.



* WaxOnWaxOff: In "Sigh of the Tiger", RJ has Casey doing seemingly menial tasks while his friends are fighting for their lives. When Casey finally has enough, RJ demonstrates how all but one of them can be applied on the battlefield.

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* WaxOnWaxOff: In "Sigh of the Tiger", RJ R.J. has Casey doing seemingly menial tasks while his friends are fighting for their lives. When Casey finally has enough, RJ R.J. demonstrates how all but one of them can be applied on the battlefield.



* WhamLine: When Casey introduces Master Finn to RJ. His first words? "Hello Dad."

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* WhamLine: When Casey introduces Master Finn to RJ.R.J. His first words? "Hello Dad."


[[caption-width-right:350: ''We're fast! We're strong! Unstoppable!'']]

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[[caption-width-right:350: ''We're fast! We're strong! Unstoppable!'']]
''Welcome to the jungle.'']]



Unfortunately, the masters never thought to put a ''lock'' on the prison, and Dai Shi escaped when the box was knocked over. The three current guardians are directed to a Pai Zhua master in Ocean Bluff, a city close to Dai Shi's old lair. With Dai Shi weakened and the guardians still just students, both sides have to seek out the masters who fought in the Beast War and hone their skills before their enemies can destroy them.

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Unfortunately, the masters never thought to put a ''lock'' on the prison, and Dai Shi escaped when the box was knocked over. The three current guardians are directed to a Pai Zhua master in Ocean Bluff, a city close to Dai Shi's old lair. With Dai Shi weakened and the guardians still just students, both sides have to seek out the masters who fought in the Beast War and hone their skills before their enemies can destroy them.
them. Fortunately, one of the masters contacted "a guy who knew a guy who had an uncle" who had access to some very familiar tech to help turn the tide...



Although the series had no team-ups (Making it for a long time the only season to not have any connection with past or future seasons outside of a Jungle Karma Pizza sign in the next season), Casey returned in the MilestoneCelebration season, ''[[Series/PowerRangersMegaforce Power Rangers Super Megaforce]]''. His actor, Jason Smith, even wrote some episodes for the season.

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Although the series had no team-ups (Making (making it for a long time the only season to not have any connection with past or future seasons outside of a Jungle Karma Pizza sign in the next season), Casey returned in the MilestoneCelebration season, ''[[Series/PowerRangersMegaforce Power Rangers Super Megaforce]]''. His actor, Jason Smith, even wrote some episodes for the season.



* OohMeAccentsSlipping: Bede Skinner, you tried



* OohMeAccentsSlipping: Jarrod. ''Constantly''.


* TVStrikes: The season was mostly completed by scab writers during the writers' strike of 2007-08.

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* ImStandingRightHere: In "Welcome To The Jungle Part 2", R.J. tells the rangers they can't learn the growing technique until all three can properly wield their weapons. Lily and Theo have no problems, but Casey is inexperienced. Theo complains about Casey being a cub, and Casey gives this exact response.


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