Silver Spar Squadron is overtaken by a Ship of Lights and subsequently disappears. Investigating a red planet, Apollo, Starbuck and Sheba find a crashed starship and a lone survivor, the mysterious Count Iblis. After Sheba takes him on a tour of the Galactica and other ships in the fleet, the charismatic Count offers to perform three miracles of the Colonial's choosing if they will surrender leadership of the fleet to him. Written by
The TV Archaeologist
Did You Know?
In the Battlestar Galactica book, Armageddon, author Richard Hatch
(who played Apollo in the series) related that the ships of light were the creation of the 13th Tribe. See more
According to dialog, four Viper pilots have disappeared. Yet in the opening scenes we see five of them (stock footage from earlier episodes) See more
I just received a word from te bridge - our visitor just left there with Sheba. We're tracking them down now.
Just left the bridge? What are we running here? A perfect stranger comes aboard the Galactica, and he's given access to a sensitive military control centre?
It does seem a bit out of the ordinary.
Out of the ordinary? Is that all you have to say?
Edited from Silent Running