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The Alien is an episode of the Animorphs TV series. It is an adaptation of the book of the same name.


Official Summary[]

Homesick for his own planet, Ax uses a high-powered telescope to contact his father, and becomes hurt and upset when he is blamed for entrusting the Animorphs with the Andalite power to morph. Ax tries to hide his feelings from his friends on Earth, but soon learns that he must trust the Animorphs if they are to fight together against the Yeerks.


The Alien Episode 2

Marco, Ax, and Jake

Ax, unfamiliar with his new surroundings on Earth, tries to fit in with his new friends. After making the mistake of trusting humans with technology, he must fix his error by Andalite code, and fight Visser Three alone.

Morphs used[]

Morphable character Morph
Jake Skink, White Tiger
Marco Skink, Wolf

Human ("Max"), Skink (off-screen

VHS releases[]

Australia releases[]

TV Episodes
Season 1 My Name is Jake (Part 1) | My Name is Jake (Part 2) | Underground | On the Run | Between Friends | The Message | The Escape | The Alien | The Reaction | The Stranger | The Forgotten | The Capture | The Leader | Tobias | Not My Problem | The Release | Face Off Parts 1 and 2
Season 2 Face Off Part 3 | My Name is Erek | Changes | The Front