Driven to desperation by the Dominion, the Maquis launch a massive bio-weapons strike towards Cardassia. Sisko must trust the traitor Eddington to try to stop them.
Did You Know?
Based on averaging the differences of the stardates from "Children of Time" and "Empok Nor", the initial events of Star Trek: First Contact should have occurred between this episode and the next, "Empok Nor". However, Sisko's mention of "the recent Borg attack" in "In Purgatory's Shadow" actually places First Contact before that episode. See more
Kira and Odo appear to get along quite well, especially at 12:15 when they report on Morn's arrest while Dr. Bashir mends an assaulted Quark. They stand close and don't seem at all uncomfortable, even after their recent falling out in the previous episode Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Children Of Time
. Yet not long after there is a plot explicitly about how they haven't been getting along, in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Call To Arms
--which takes place a month after "Children of Time," according to Kira. Here Kira and Odo are noticeably cold toward one another and Kira explains to Dax that this has been a problem since she learned of Odo's romantic feelings. See more
[Sisko and Eddington have reached the Maquis Command Center
Come on, it looks clear.
[He sweeps the room with phaser rifle fire - and hits two cloaked Jem'Hadar warriors waiting in ambush
I'm glad one of us remembered they can do that.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Main Title
Written by Dennis McCarthy
Performed by Dennis McCarthy See more