The Liberator is lured to Obsidian, a volcanic planet of strategic value, which is linked to rumours of Blake's whereabouts. Dayna has a potential ally among the pacifist population: its ruler, an old acquaintance of her father named Hower. Tarrant and Dayna teleport down in an attempt to enlist recruits to their rebellion, and establish a base from which to complete the destruction of the Federation and defeat Servalan. However Servalan has enlisted a traitor. Written by
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Early drafts of this episode featured Blake and Jenna in the place of Tarrant and Dayna. See more
Cally's teleport bracelet falls off as she's being dragged into the teleport area. See more
Long range sensors are registering a slight volcanic tremor from the planet Obsidian.
That's all right, it's normal.
You're quite sure about that, I suppose?
Of course I'm sure. I'm going there, aren't I?