Janeway tries to make an alliance with a Kazon sect for their own protection and so they can continue their journey through the Delta Quadrant.

Director:

Writers:

(based upon "Star Trek" created by), (created by) | 3 more credits »
Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

WATCH NOW
ON DISC
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Lieutenant B'Elanna Torres (as Roxann Biggs-Dawson)
...
Kes
...
...
...
...
...
Charles Lucia ...
Mabus (as Charles O. Lucia)
...
...
...
...
John Gegenhuber ...
Edit

Storyline

Finding themselves the underdog of the Delta Quadrant, Voyager attempts to form an alliance with select Kazon sects. Janeway also inducts the Trabe, a race once made up of tyrants who oppressed the Kazon but now are scattered and vulnerable. When the groups gather for talks, Janeway suspects the Trabe may not be as frail as they claim. Written by Meribor

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

24th century | See All (1) »


Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

22 January 1996 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This episode marks the first time we see Neelix's new, brighter eye color. Previously they were auburn in color, now they are yellow with an auburn ring around the iris. See more »

Goofs

Neelix is in the cave with the Trabe prisoners. He raises his brow and his latex head prosthesis wrinkles. See more »

Quotes

Commander Chakotay: I don't think we can afford to keep doing business as usual.
See more »

Connections

References Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Star Trek: Voyager - Main Title
Written by Jerry Goldsmith
Performed by Jay Chattaway
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Good episode ruined by the ending!
14 February 2015 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

Up until the very end of this episode, I would have probably scored this one a 7 or possibly an 8. However, the writer just couldn't leave well enough alone and the very end is a preachy and embarrassing mess.

When the episode begins, Voyager has just survived yet another attack by the Kazon. Recently, it's been one attack after another and the ship cannot survive this way for long. So, the Captain is convinced to try some other strategy by Chakotay--to consider an alliance with one of the Kazon factions. However, she soon learns that this is practically impossible and eventually she does find an unlikely ally, the Trabe. It seems this race actually created the ships and technology that were stolen by the Kazon and the Trabe insist they just want to make it out of this part of space and find a new home world. However, such a nice alliance is not something you'd expect in the Delta Quadrant--a part of space that is crawling with races of butt-heads!

As I said above, this WAS a very good episode. I loved all the deception and violence in this one. But when the show hit the end, they had a couple minutes to fill and the Captain sat with select crew and bloviated about Federation ideals and niceness. It was simply nauseating!!!!


6 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?