Trekabout Episode 229: Prodigal Daughter/The Emperor’s New Cloak

DS9 seems really invested in making Ezri a character, so they give us a dysfunctional family backstory in “Prodigal Daughter”. Then, we say goodbye to the Mirror Universe with “The Emperor’s New Cloak.” iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Episode 228: Covenant/It’s Only a Paper Moon

We find out what Dukat’s been up to since the events of the sixth season finale and surprise, surprise, it’s not great, as “Covenant” reveals. Then, in “It’s Only a Paper Moon”, we find out what Nog’s been up to since he lost his leg. Man, DS9, you’re really being a bummer this week. iTunes Google …


Trekabout Episode 227: Once More Unto the Breach/The Siege of AR-558

Dax’s old friend Kor visits Deep Space Nine for the final time in “Once More Unto the Breach”, and Worf and Martok disagree over what to do about it. Then, Sisko and crew get stuck in “The Siege of AR-558”. iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Episode 226: Chrysalis/Treachery, Faith, and the Great River

Sometimes old friends pop up in new and unexpected ways, and Bashir deals with this problem, in “Chrysalis”. Then, in “Treachery, Faith, and the Great River”, an old enemy pops up and Odo has to deal with it. iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Episode 225: Afterimage/Take Me Out to the Holosuite

After introducing Ezri Dax in last week’s, two-parter, DS9 gives us a bit more with her, in “Afterimage”. Then, in “Take Me Out to the Holosuite”, a baseball game results in learning and growing. Hey, it’s like this is a television show, or something! iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Episode 224: Image in the Sand/Shadows and Symbols

Captain Sisko’s role as Emissary comes to a head in the season-seven opening two-parter “Image in the Sand” and “Shadows and Symbols”, and we meet an old new friend. iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Episode 223: The Sound of Her Voice/Tears of the Prophets

The crew of the Defiant get therapy from a disembodied voice in “The Sound of Her Voice”, and then the entire crew needs more therapy after the events of “Tears of the Prophets”. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 221: The Reckoning/Valiant

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine expands the mythology of the Bajoran religion to varying degrees of success, in “The Reckoning”. Then, in “Valiant”, the show tries to expand Nog and Jake, to varying degrees of success. iTunes Google Play RSS


Trekabout Episode 220: In the Pale Moonlight/His Way

One of the more controversial episodes DS9 ever produced, “In the Pale Moonlight” brings the Romulans into the Dominion War. Then, in “His Way”, Vic Fontaine brings Odo and Kira together. iTunes Google Play RSS