Rick is a mentally-unbalanced but scientifically-gifted old man who has recently reconnected with his family. He spends most of his time involving his young grandson Morty in dangerous, outlandish adventures throughout space and alternate universes. Compounded with Morty's already unstable family life, these events cause Morty much distress at home and school.
Rick brings Morty to a planet containing crystals that show whoever is touching them all the ways they may die depending on their choices.
Jerry works on an app with an alien despite Rick's warning not to and Morty's objections. Rick tracks down his own manure mystery.
Rick and Morty raid a tomb, only to find that the heist artist Miles Knightley has beaten them to it.
After a particularly harrowing adventure, Rick gives Morty his own dragon.
Morty gets bitten by a space snake. Jerry tries to prove he can survive without Rick's help.