Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Episode Guide

Season 6

A Time to Stand

S6 E1 ● 1997-Sep-29
Several months into their war against the Dominion/Cardassian alliance, the Federation is fighting a losing battle. Having long ago abandoned Deep Space 9, Sisko and his crew have been taking on the e

Rocks and Shoals

S6 E2 ● 1997-Oct-06
Traveling in a crippled Jem'Hadar warship, Sisko and his crew enter an uncharted nebula. They crash in the ocean of a desolate planet, and Dax is seriously wounded. Bashir stabilizes Dax's condition,

Sons and Daughters

S6 E3 ● 1997-Oct-12
While the war between the Federation and the Dominion continues, Klingon General Martok docks his ship, the Rotarran, to take on reinforcements. Worf is shocked to see that one of the new recruits is

Behind The Lines

S6 E4 ● 1997-Oct-18
Admiral Ross at Starbase 375 uncovers a major reason for the Dominion's dominance -- a sensor array monitoring all activity across five sectors. Sisko soon formulates a risky plan to disable it. Back

Favor The Bold

S6 E5 ● 1997-Oct-25
The Federation continues to lose the war with the Dominion/Cardassian Alliance -- and morale is sinking fast. Realizing that the Federation needs a major victory, Sisko launches a plan to retake Deep

The Sacrifice of Angels

S6 E6 ● 1997-Nov-01
With Sisko in command of the Defiant, the Federation fleet reaches the Dominion line of ships standing between it and Deep Space 9. Sisko orders his troops to target only the Cardassian vessels

You Are Cordially Invited...

S6 E7 ● 1997-Nov-08
With war still raging throughout the galaxy, and life returning to normal on Deep Space 9, Worf and Dax resume planning their long-awaited wedding. Since Dax will be joining Worf's surrogate family, t


S6 E8 ● 1997-Nov-15
When a stranger beams aboard the station and takes Kira hostage, she is shocked to see that he looks exactly like her dead love, Vedek Bareil. He reveals that he is Bareil -- the alternate universe ve

Statistical Probabilities

S6 E9 ● 1997-Nov-22
With the secret of his genetically-engineered past out in the open, Dr. Bashir is asked to work with a group of others like him. Aggressive Jack, sensual Lauren, giddy Patrick, and shy Sarina are high

The Magnificent Ferengi

S6 E10 ● 1997-Dec-29
The Grand Nagus calls with news that Quark's mother, Ishka, has been captured by the Dominion. He enlists Quark to rescue her, offering a substantial reward if he succeeds. Quark persuades Rom to join


S6 E11 ● 1998-Jan-05
En route to Gul Dukat's war crimes investigation at Starbase 621, Sisko meets with the former Cardassian leader, now a prisoner. Dukat, who suffered a nervous breakdown over the death of his daughter,

Who Mourns for Morn?

S6 E12 ● 1998-Feb-04
The crew is shocked to learn that Morn has been killed in an ion storm. True to form, Quark sees an opportunity for profit and throws a memorial party at his bar. Sisko interrupts with surprising news

Far Beyond the Stars

S6 E13 ● 1998-Feb-11
After a friend's ship is destroyed and Sisko considers leaving Starfleet, he begins having visions of his crew as 1950's Americans. Bashir's examination reveals unusual synaptic patterns, but before S

One Little Ship

S6 E14 ● 1998-Feb-18
In order to investigate a rare subspace phenomenon, Dax, O'Brien, and Bashir board the runabout Rubicon and are shrunken to four inches long. They are assured this effect will be reversed once

Honor Among Thieves

S6 E15 ● 1998-Feb-21
Starfleet Intelligence recruits Chief O'Brien to infiltrate the Orion Syndicate, the Alpha Quadrant's leading organized crime ring, to find a Starfleet informant. Posing as a handyman, he makes contac

Change of Heart

S6 E16 ● 1998-Feb-28
When Dax and Worf are sent to the Badlands to meet with a Cardassian double-agent, they receive an encrypted subspace transmission from Lasaran, the operative. He has information about where the Found

Wrongs Darker than Death or Night

S6 E17 ● 1998-Apr-01
On her late mother Meru's birthday, Kira receives a transmission from Gul Dukat in which he tells her that Meru, who supposedly died when Kira was three, was actually his lover for many years and left


S6 E18 ● 1998-Apr-04
Internal Affairs Officer Sloan arrives on the station, announcing that there has been a possible security breach. He believes an officer may be passing information to the Dominion and promptly confine

In The Pale Moonlight

S6 E19 ● 1998-Apr-11
Going over casualty lists, Sisko realizes there is only one hope of winning the war -- the Romulans, who signed a non-aggression pact with the Dominion, must be convinced to join the Federation/Klingo

His Way

S6 E20 ● 1998-Apr-18
Bashir shows off his new Holosuite program, a 1960s Vegas singer named Vic Fontaine who performs in a lounge full of martini-swilling customers. While Vic is only a hologram, he is extremely perceptiv

The Reckoning

S6 E21 ● 1998-Apr-25
Sisko is called to Bajor when an ancient tablet addressing the Emissary is discovered in the B'Hala archeological site. Seeing it launches Sisko into a vision, during which the Prophets tell him "the


S6 E22 ● 1998-May-06
En route to Ferenginar to deliver a message from Starfleet to the Grand Nagus, Jake and Nog are attacked by a Jem'Hadar vessel. When they are suddenly beamed aboard the U.S.S. Valiant, a De

Profit and Lace

S6 E23 ● 1998-May-09
Grand Nagus Zek and Ishka, Quark and Rom's mother, arrive on the station to announce that, thanks to his relationship with the proudly feminist Ishka, Zek has added a new amendment to the Ferengi Bill

Time's Orphan

S6 E24 ● 1998-May-16
O'Brien is reunited with his wife, Keiko, and their two children. But during a celebratory picnic on a nearby planet, eight-year-old Molly falls into a vortex of swirling energy. When the rest of the

The Sound of Her Voice

S6 E25 ● 1998-Jun-06
Onboard the Defiant, Sisko and the crew pick up a distress signal and the voice of Captain Lisa Cusak, whose escape pod has crashed on a remote planet following the destruction of her ship. Alt

Tears of The Prophets

S6 E26 ● 1998-Jun-13
Starfleet Command decides to take the offensive in the war against the Dominion, and Sisko is chosen to lead the invasion of Cardassia. The first target is the Chin'toka System, picked for its diminis