|This article is about a/an episode in Power Rangers in Space, the last installment in the Zordon Era.|
Flashes of Darkonda is the sixteenth episode of Power Rangers In Space
Andros does some undercover work on an alien planet, where Darkonda is hanging out at a casino. Andros manages to beat a group of aliens in a game of cards, and win Zordon's key cards. Andros escapes the planet, and finally remembers that it was Darkonda who had kidnapped his long lost sister. Meanwhile, Ecliptor tries to poison Darkonda.
Andros was dreaming of Darkonda & Darkonda said, we met a long time ago, blast him & he disappear. Andros was awake by his nightmare & the rest of the rangers go undercover to a planet by DECA. Andros watches his past when someone capture his sister, however is was Darkonda who captured her.
Andros plans to go to the planet Onyx & he asked DECA not to ask the others where he had gone to. While on the planet Onyx, there are Quadrafighters, Quantrons & some past monsters Mighty Morphin to In Space & Andros disguised as a traveler. Sinister Simian plays a piano, Darkonda was on the planet Onyx & he made a joke of a ant. Darkonda goes to room 8, he ask a person & he needs a strength potion to give him stronger. The person was talking to Ecliptor & he gave the person the fake potion to Darkonda. There are some monsters playing card game, Darkonda & Andros joins them. There is one monster who had stole Zordon's key cards in a battle in Eltar. Andros was cheating and one of the monster wants to blast him, Andros have a close one & Darkonda go to him & wanted those key cards. Andros wants to find the information & the values in KO-35, Darkonda said, it was on a system & he knows better than anyone, Andros guess he could make a deal & he tell him to know everything that he know. Darkonda took the key cards & he told Andros that he went to a disserted planet who have captured a little girl & Andros got mad. He ask Darkonda where she is & Darkonda said, she is still alive & he found Andros'Morpher & the both of them started attacking each other. He knows that he capture his sister as Andros took the key cards away from him. Andros summon his Galaxy Glider, morph into the Red Ranger & Darkonda sends the Quantrons to attack him & he was able to escape the planet & get back to the Astro Megaship.
The rest of the Rangers was talking to Andros & he ask them as he was attack by Darkonda & showed them the key cards. Darkonda sent a transmission to the Red Ranger about his sister. The Rangers arrived to ask Darkonda where is the Red Ranger's sister but he ask them to give him the key cards first & Darkonda drink the potion, he started attacking the rangers, he is overloading because of the potion & he suddenly disappear. He went to the Parking lot, suffering, Ecliptor found Darkonda, he gave the potion for revenge & he almost destroy him & Darkonda started to growing into a new form & started attacking the rangers. The Rangers summon their Astro Delta Megazord to attack him, Astronema look at Darkonda & Ecliptor said, he told you that he couldn't have been trusted & Darkonda started attacking the Astro Delta Megazord but he too powerful for them & they try everything they could to destroy him. The Rangers took the Astro Delta Megazord for the Spinning Cyclone & they almost destroyed him but he survived, started creating Mutantrus & started overpowering the rangers' Astro Delta Megazord & it go down
- Christopher Khayman Lee as Andros (Red Space Ranger)
- Roger Velasco as Carlos Vallerte (Black Space Ranger)
- Selwyn Ward as T.J. Johnson (Blue Space Ranger)
- Tracy Lynn Cruz as Ashley Hammond (Yellow Space Ranger)
- Patricia Ja Lee as Cassie Chan (Pink Space Ranger)
- Paul Schrier as Farkas Bulkmeier (credit only)
- Jason Narvy as Eugene Skullovitch (credit only)
- Donene Kistler as Alpha 6
- Wendee Lee as Alpha 6 (voice)
- Julie Maddalena as D.E.C.A.
- Melody Perkins as Astronema
- Danny Stallcup as Ecliptor
- Walter Lang as Ecliptor (voice)
- Kenny Graceson as Elgar
- Derek Stephen Prince as Elgar (voice)
- Steve Kramer as Darkonda (voice)
- T.J. says that he and Cassie are going to go "check out a planet in the Dagobah system," an homage to the planetary system from the Star Wars franchise.
- Among the characters seen on Onyx are Quantron, Tenga Warriors (one was holding the Pike weapon of a Gatekeeper from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie), Octophantom, Sinister Simian, Batarax, Snow Monster, Dischordia's Dress Form, Marvo the Meanie, Psycho Yellow's monster form, a Chromite, a Cog, a Z-Putty, Coralizer, Punch-A-Bunch, Stag Beetle, Dreadfeather, an alien with the head of a Varox, Unused Megaranger monster Cicada Nezire, an unnamed white smudgy monster from "Alien Rangers of Aquitar, Part 1", Beetleborgs monsters Stego Dread (who worked as a bartender), Terror Bear, and Triplesaurus Rex, B-Fighter Kabuto monster Baeria (referred to as Aunt Ant and unused in Beetleborgs Metallix), a monster that resembles Beetleborgs monster Hammerhands with normal hands, and a Maggot from Masked Rider.
- Andros learns in this episode that is was Darkonda who kidnapped his sister, Karone.
- Psycho Yellow's monster form was present in the Onyx Tavern.
- Ep. 20: Count on it! The New Robo, Delta Mega - Super Sentai counterpart in Megaranger. See comparison page. (forest flashback footage)
- Ep. 26: Really? The End of Neziregia - Super Sentai counterpart in Megaranger. See comparison page. (Swarmthing costume)
- Ep. 31: Stop it! Guirail's Reckless Run - Super Sentai counterpart in Megaranger. See comparison page. (fight footage and story)