Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Episode Guide

Season 2

The Homecoming

S2 E1 ● 1993-Sep-25
Quark receives a mysterious Bajoran earring which was smuggled out of a prison camp on Cardassia IV. Major Kira recognizes it as belonging to Li Nalas, a legendary Bajoran resistance fighter. Planning

The Circle

S2 E2 ● 1993-Oct-02
After Major Kira is recalled to Bajor, more graffiti from the extremist group The Circle is found around the station. While Commander Sisko fights to have Kira reinstated, Vedek Bareil invites her to

The Siege

S2 E3 ● 1993-Oct-03
With less than five hours remaining before Bajoran assault vessels attack the station, Sisko orders an evacuation. Kira insists the only hope of stopping the Circle, an extremist group that wants to r

Invasive Procedures

S2 E4 ● 1993-Oct-03
The crew must fight for Jadzia's life when a desperate Trill named Verad takes the group hostage and steals the Dax symbiont with the intent of transplanting it into himself.


S2 E5 ● 1993-Oct-23
A young Cardassian named Rugal, orphaned in the war and raised by Bajorans, causes turmoil on the station when his people attempt to reclaim him. Bashir and Garak uncover a plot by Gul Dukat against t


S2 E6 ● 1993-Oct-30
After becoming involved with Ensign Melora Pazlar, a Elaysian woman whose species is unable to walk in "normal" gravity, Bashir develops a technology that could free her of her wheelchair forever. Mea

Rules of Acquisition

S2 E7 ● 1993-Nov-06
Grand Nagus Zek selects Quark to negotiate the Ferengi expansion into the Gamma Quadrant. During the negotiations, he comes to rely on the assistance of a young Ferengi waiter, Pel, who is hiding a su

Necessary Evil

S2 E8 ● 1993-Nov-13
Quark is almost killed by a mysterious assassin when a beautiful Bajoran woman hires him to locate a strong box hidden on the station. While Dr. Bashir tends to the Ferengi's wounds, Odo questions wit

Second Sight

S2 E9 ● 1993-Nov-20
On the fourth anniversary of his wife's death, Sisko meets an intriguing alien woman, Fenna, who captures his heart and then vanishes as quickly as she appeared. Meanwhile, Professor Seyetik, an exper


S2 E10 ● 1993-Nov-20
After barely surviving a trip through the wormhole, four humanoid aliens are beamed aboard the station. Though they are unable to communicate with the crew, Kira leads them to the infirmary where the


S2 E11 ● 1994-Jan-01
Quark feels threatened when a charming El Aurian swindler named Martus arrives on Deep Space 9 and opens a competing bar.

The Alternate

S2 E12 ● 1994-Jan-08
Dr. Mora Pol, Odo's mentor arrives on Deep Space 9 intent on resuming his search for Odo's true origin. Following Dr. Mora's leads, they travel to planet L-S VI in the Gamma Quadrant and bring back a

Armageddon Game

S2 E13 ● 1994-Jan-29
Orbiting above T'Lani III, Bashir and O'Brien help the T'Lani and Kellerun destroy their deadly bio-weapons, unaware that their hosts intend to sacrifice them as part of the peace process. The T'Lani


S2 E14 ● 1994-Feb-05
O'Brien returns from a security mission in the Paradas system in the Gamma Quadrant, only to notice that the entire crew has seemingly turned against him.


S2 E15 ● 1994-Feb-12
Sisko and O'Brien are stranded on a planet inhabited by humans who have rejected any form of technology.


S2 E16 ● 1994-Feb-19
Odo and Dax try to solve the mystery of an alien planet whose inhabitants are disappearing without explanation. Meanwhile, Kira is visited by Vedek Bareil.

Playing God

S2 E17 ● 1994-Feb-26
While hosting a Trill initiate named Arjin, Dax discovers a tiny, developing "proto-universe," which threatens to destroy the station as it expands.

Profit and Loss

S2 E18 ● 1994-Mar-19
When Quark is reunited with the love of his life, Natima Lang -- a Cardassian who is now a fugitive -- he is ready to sacrifice everything to win her back. Gul Toran orders Garak to kill the fugitives

Blood Oath

S2 E19 ● 1994-Mar-26
Jadzia Dax risks her life and her future with Starfleet to fulfill a blood oath Curzon Dax made with three aged Klingons.

The Maquis, Part I

S2 E20 ● 1994-Apr-23
When the Cardassian vessel Bok'Nor explodes after departing Deep Space 9, Gul Dukat comes to the station to help Commander Sisko investigate. Sisko uncovers a Federation terrorist group whose a

The Maquis, Part II

S2 E21 ● 1994-Apr-30
Sisko and Gul Dukat join forces in an effort to avert a war between the Cardassians and a group of Federation colonists led by Sisko's old friend Calvin Hudson.

The Wire

S2 E22 ● 1994-May-07
Bashir fights to save his Cardassian friend Garak, who is slowly being killed by a brain implant to which he is addicted.


S2 E23 ● 1994-May-14
A mishap in the wormhole sends Kira and Bashir into an alternate universe where Bajor is a tyrannical power ruled by Kira, and humans are ore-mining slaves.

The Collaborator

S2 E24 ● 1994-May-21
As the Choosing of the new Kai of Bajor approaches, Kubas Oak, Secretary of the former Cardassian Occupational Goverment arrives to meet with Vedek Winn. Kira must investigate the man she loves, Vedek


S2 E25 ● 1994-Jun-04
Shortly after Miles and Keiko depart DS9 for vacation, O'Brien is arrested by the Cardassians and put on trial for a crime he insists he did not commit.

The Jem'Hadar

S2 E26 ● 1994-Jun-11
During a trip to the Gamma Quadrant with Jake and Nog, Sisko and Quark are imprisoned by Jem'Hadar soldiers working for a mysterious power known as The Dominion. Starfleet sends the Galaxy-clas