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Archive for the ‘Star Trek: DS9’ Category

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Soundtrack

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Following the recent original series soundtrack release, La-La Land Records has turned its attention to another Trek series.

Next week, the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Collection will be released.


Retro Review: The Adversary

Friday, February 1st, 2013

A changeling tricks Sisko and the crew of the Defiant into taking actions that could start a war.


Retro Review: Facets

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Jadzia asks her friends to take on the personalities of Dax’s past hosts for a Trill rite of closure, but once Odo gets Curzon inside him, he doesn’t want the ritual to end.


Retro Review: Shakaar

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Kira joins her former leader from the Resistance in his struggle against the political ambitions of Kai Winn.


Retro Review: Family Business

Friday, January 11th, 2013

After a Ferengi inquisitor comes to visit, Quark and Rom travel to Ferenginar to punish their Moogie for wearing clothes and earning profit.


Retro Review: Explorers

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Sisko builds a version of an ancient Bajoran space vessel in an effort to prove that centuries earlier, Bajorans landed on Cardassia.


Deep Space Nine Anniversary

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Twenty years ago, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine debuted on television.

Deep Space Nine was the third televised series, but unlike the first two, it took place on a space station, not a starship, and that was deliberate, according to Co-creator Michael Piller. “Coming with the wind at our backs, it really felt as if we had figured out what made Star Trek work, and that we could bring all the vision that Gene Roddenberry had about space and the future to a different kind of franchise,” he said. “We didn’t want to have another series of shows about space travel.”


Retro Review: Improbable Cause/The Die Is Cast

Friday, December 21st, 2012

An attack on Garak’s shop sets off a chain of events that sends Garak back to the Obsidian Order as the Cardassians and Romulans launch an attack on the Founders.


Chalmers: Directing Fun Trek

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

Chip Chalmers is known to Star Trek fans for his work on four The Next Generation episodes as well as two of the better Deep Space Nine episodes.

The episodes Chalmers directed include: Captain’s Holiday, The Loss, The Wounded, Ethics, The Magnificent Ferengi and Take Me Out to the Holosuite.


Retro Review: Through the Looking Glass

Friday, December 14th, 2012

Kidnapped into the dark alternate universe, Sisko must take on the role of his dead counterpart in order to save Jennifer — his late wife’s mirror parallel.


Retro Review: Distant Voices

Friday, December 7th, 2012

In order to save his own life after a telepathic attack, Bashir must confront aspects of his own personality manifesting as colleagues on the station.


Retro Review: Visionary

Friday, November 30th, 2012

A temporal accident flings O’Brien into the near future, where he witnesses his own death and the destruction of the station.


Retro Review: Prophet Motive

Friday, November 23rd, 2012

After an encounter with the wormhole aliens, the Grand Nagus rewrites the Rules of Acquisition in favor of altruism.


Retro Review: Destiny

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Despite an unnerving Bajoran prophecy, Sisko undertakes a joint scientific venture with Cardassian scientists to place a communications relay on the far side of the wormhole.


Retro Review: Heart of Stone

Friday, November 9th, 2012

When Kira is trapped in a growing crystal formation and her death seems imminent, Odo confesses his love for her.