|This article is about a/an episode in Gosei Sentai Dairanger.|
Shaddam is upset about the Dairanger ruining their every move. The Triumvirate receive a visit from the Great Priest Riju. His palanquin Chou Ryou says he'll defeat the Dairanger, much to Shaddam's dislike. Riju remind them of their failings.He expects Chou Ryou to take care of Master Kaku. Zaidosu angrily shoots at him but his attack is deflected and tortured by Riju. Shaddam stops him from attacking further. Riju simply mocks him as Zaidosu glares at Chou Ryou. Ryou and his sister Youko then go to the cemetery to pray for their father. Youko was a baby when he died and Ryou can't recall his face. Lin and Shouji witness a little boy being pulled high in the air and chase after him. A bar almost hits them. Shouji sends the boy off. The two encounter Chou Ryou. He is formidable opponent. They are getting whipped and they call for the others. Ryou runs off from his sister without explanation. Daigo and Kazu arrive in the Kiber Machines and they are thrust into a bush. Chou Ryou does the ranger's own attacks but better. They are beaten. He makes the ground crack and Daigo, Kazu, and Lin fall in except for Shouji. Shouji is given a message to give to Kaku. Ryou arrives too late. Shouji and Ryou return to the base and Kaku tells them the story of the original Dairanger. The leader defected to the Gorma to become Riju's palanquin. and led his four teammates into a trap to their deaths. Kaku leads Ryou to a closet and traps him there. Kaku has Shouji as guard unwillingly as he goes to confront the traitor. Ryou tricks Shouji to escape by making him believe he already left. The three captives are gagged to posts near a quarry as Kaku meets Chou Ryou. Ryou arrives and watches from the sidelines. The two combat each other in black blurs and Chi energy blasts. Kaku levitates rocks and Chou Ryou deflects them. Ryou tries to untie his pals but encounter Cotpotros. Chou Ryou uses Kaku's distraction to his advantage and gives him a deadly blow. Ryuranger fights Chou Ryou but is quickly put back in civilian form. Ryou is threatened by Chou Ryou's sword. Kaku then reveals that the boy is his son. Ryou can't phantom this. Chou Ryou keeps the sword to the boy's face as he is startled.
- Ryo of the Heavenly Fire Star ("天火星" 亮 "Tenkasei" Ryō): Keiichi Wada (和田 圭市 Wada Keiichi)
- Daigo of the Heavenly Phantom Star ("天幻星" 大五 "Tengensei" Daigo): Tatsuya Nōmi (能見 達也 Nōmi Tatsuya)
- Shoji of the Heavenly Gravity Star ("天重星" 将児 "Tenjūsei" Shōji): Ei Hamura (羽村 英 Hamura Ei)
- Kazu of the Heavenly Time Star ("天時星" 知 "Tenjisei" Kazu): Keisuke Tsuchiya (土屋 圭輔 Tsuchiya Keisuke)
- Rin of the Heavenly Wind Star ("天風星" リン "Tenpūsei" Rin): Natsuki Takahashi (高橋 夏樹 Takahashi Natsuki)
- Master Kaku (道士嘉挧 Dōshi Kaku): Koji Naka (中康治 Naka Koji)
- Lieutenant Colonel Shadam (シャダム中佐 Chūsa): Rintarō Nishi (西 凜太朗 Nishi Rintarō)
- Lieutenant Colonel Gara (ガラ中佐 Gara Chūsa): Akiko Amamatsuri (天祭 揚子 Amamatsuri Akiko)
- Major Zydos (ザイドス少佐 Zaidosu Shōsa): Maroshi Tamura (田村 円 Tamura Maroshi)
- Iron Face Chouryou (鉄面臂張遼 Tetsumenpi Chōryō): Gou Ibuki (伊吹剛 Ibuki Gō)
- High Priest Saw (ノコギリ大僧正 Nokogiri Daizōjō): Ulf Ōtsuki (大月 ウルフ Ōtsuki Urufu)
- Ryo(Child): Yuto Tanaka (田中悠斗 Tanaka Yūto)
- Ryo's Mother: Yumika Miyake (三宅ゆみか Miyake Yumika)
- Yoko: Minako Asano (浅野美奈子 Asano Minako)
- Gosei Sentai Dairanger Volume 1 features episodes 1-10.
- The complete Dairanger series was released in North America by Shout! Factory in 2015.