Pilot season
Network: CBS
No. of Episodes: 3
Original run: April 9 – May 1, 1993
Season chronology
Next season: Season 1

The pilot season is a season of Walker, Texas Ranger. It contains the first three episodes of the series, to see if it would be a success.


List of episodes

Image Episode Sypnosis Original Airdate
Pilot2.jpg P.1 (#1)
One Riot, One Ranger
During a bank robbery in Fort Worth, Ranger Cordell Walker's partner Bob Mobley is killed. Walker's new partner, Ranger James Trivette has a history with one of the suspects in the robbery. Trying to solve the case, Walker discovers that the robbery could have been a test for a much bigger goal: simultaneously robbing four banks lying next to each other. After a bomb explodes in a bank across town which has just gotten in a valuable shipment, everyone goes to that bank. When the actual robbery starts at the other four banks, it falls to Walker in an effort to catch the robbers and their leader, former CIA agent Orson Wade. April 9, 1993
P2.jpg P.2 (#2)
While Tarrant County Assistant D.A. Alex Cahill is trying to prosecute cop killer Benny Carl Devlin she gets a veiled threat from former Cuervo County sheriff Dewey Baker – the first person she ever put away. Alex had put Baker away because he routinely beat up suspects, and he terrorized anyone who complained about it. April 24, 1993
P3.jpg P.3 (#3)
A Shadow in the Night
When the powerful Yakuza director, Mitsua Usagi is killed in Tokyo by Congressman Leo Cabe's assistant, Karl Jaeker, the Yakuza follows Cabe back to the States, and East meets the Wild West when Walker and Trivette are sent to protect Cabe. However, Cabe might be lying about his relations with the Yakuza. May 1, 1993