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Season Three

The Search (Part 1)

Stardate 48212.4: Kira is concerned that DS9 cannot resist the Jem'Hadar, until Sisko arrives in the experimental defence warship Defiant. The DS9 officers go in search of the Founders, the unseen rulers of the Dominion. Once in the Gamma Quadrant, the ship is attacked, and only Odo and Kira escape. But what waits for them in the Omarion Nebula has even more frightening consequences for DS9's former security chief.

Female Changeling Salome Jens
Romulan Sub-Cmdr T'Rul Martha Hackett
Ornithar John Fleck
Lt-Cmdr Michael Eddington Kenneth Marshall

The Search (Part 2)

Stardate 48217.7: Odo and Kira have discovered Odo's homeworld. Odo becomes acquainted with the ways of his people, and must decide whether to stay with them or return to DS9. Kira, however is determined to learn the truth behind the Dominion, and Odo is shocked by the discovery.

Female Changeling Salome Jens
Garak Andrew Robinson
Admiral Necheyev Natalija Nogulich
T'Rul Martha Hackett

The House Of Quark

Stardate 48224.2: When a drunken Klingon dies accidentally in his bar, Quark tells his customers that it was by his hand. His enjoyment of his status as hero is short-lived, when he is abducted and taken to Q'onoS where he is forced to marry the Klingon's widow. This seems almost bearable until the Klingon's brother D'Ghor challenges Quark to a fight to the death.

Klingon Grilka Mary Kay Adams
Gowron Robert O'Reilly
Keiko O'Brien Rosalind Chao
Rom Max Grodénchik


Stardate 48231.7: Jadzia Dax is haunted by a disturbing vision of a masked figure - and must face a secret from the past of a previous host. A series of hallucinations results in her falling into a coma and her Trill doctor is determined to save the Dax symbiont regardless of Jadzia's safety.

Doctor Renhol Lisa Banes
Joran Belar Jeff Magnus McBride

Second Skin

Stardate 48244.5: Investigating records which indicate she was a Cardassian prisoner - of which she has no memory - Kira is kidnapped and wakes up on the Cardassian homeworld. She now has the features of a Cardassian, and is informed by Legate Ghemor that she is his daughter Illiana, a spy who was sent on an undercover mission to Bajor a decade ago.

Garak Andrew Robinson
Ghemor Lawrence Pressman
Entek Gregory Sierra

The Abandoned

Stardate 48301.1: Quark purchases the wreckage of a crashed ship, but an alien baby is found on board. The genetically engineered infant grows within hours, to become a violent teenage Jem'Hadar. Odo takes the alien under his wing to convince it there is more to life than fighting, whilst Starfleet, anxious to study this new threat, decide to send the boy to Earth.

Teenage Jem'Hadar Bumper Robinson
Boslic Captain Leslie Bevis

Civil Defense

Stardate 48388.8: Working in the ore processing unit, O'Brien and Jake accidentally activate an old automated Cardassian doomsday device, set by Gul Dukat when he was in charge. They are trapped, and while Kira is forced to destroy the station's life support system in order to halt the release of poison gas, DS9 counts down to destruction.

Garak Andrew Robinson
Gul Dukat Marc Alaimo


Stardate 48423.2: Exploring the Gamma Quadrant in the Defiant, Sisko, Dax and Bashir see a planet materialize. The planet is Meridian, which shifts between dimensions, and Dax falls in love with Deral, one of its natives. But their relationship is threatened with the news that Meridian will soon shift dimensions again, and will not reappear for sixty years.

Deral Brett Cullen
Seltin Christine Healy


Stardate 48467.3: The DS9 crew receive a visit from Commander Will Riker, who reacquaints himself with the staff. Kira shows him the wonders of the Defiant, and learns that this is in fact Thomas Riker, now commanding a Maquis cell, and whose mission is to steal the Defiant and aggravate the tension between Starfleet and Cardassia.

Commander Thomas Riker Jonathan Frakes
Gul Dukat Marc Alaimo
Korinas Tricia O'Neil


Stardate 48441.6: The Bajoran Gratitude Festival is taking place on DS9, and Lwaxana Troi is there with a returning Keiko O'Brien for the opening ceremony - and looking out for Odo. Vedek Bareil is aboard the station for the celebration but moves his attentions away from Kira when the crew experience brief headaches, which result in an epidemic of inexplicable romantic attractions.

Lwaxana Troi Majel Barrett
Vedek Bareil Philip Anglim
Keiko O'Brien Rosalind Chao
Molly O'Brien Hana Hatae

Past Tense (Part 1)

Stardate 48481.2: While en route in the Defiant to Starfleet headquarters in San Francisco, Earth, Sisko, Dax and Bashir are lost in a transporter accident and materialize in the Californian city, but in the year 2024. They are arrested and taken to the Sanctuary District, an area where the homeless and unemployed are interned, but Sisko realises they are just days away from the Bell Riots, named after the man responsible, Gabriel Bell. The riots will cost thousands of lives, but will eventually bring Starfleet into existence. Bell is killed saving Sisko's life, and Starfleet suddenly ceases to exist.

Chris Brynner Jim Metzler
BC Frank Military
Gabriel Bell John Lendale Bennett
Webb Bill Smitrovitch
Lee Tina Lifford

Past Tense (Part 2)

Stardate 48483.3: While Kira and Odo try to trace their friends through time, Sisko assumes the identity of Gabriel Bell - even though history records the fact that Bell will die in the riots. Dax meanwhile has made high society contacts and goes crawling through the sewers to reach her commander.

Preston Deborah van Valkenburgh
(Rest of cast as for part 1)

Life Support

Stardate 48498.4: A Bajoran transporter is seriously damaged in an accident, leaving Vedek Bareil critically injured. In order that Bareil can attend a vital peace treaty with the Cardassians, Bashir is forced to use questionable methods to temporarily prolong his life.

Vedek Bareil Philip Anglim
Kai Winn Louise Fletcher
Nog Aron Eisenberg
Bajoran Nurse Jabara Ann Gillespie

Heart Of Stone

Stardate 48521.5: Kira and Odo pursue a Maquis ship in a Runabout, and land on a deserted moon. When they split up, Kira is trapped by a crystal formation growing on her foot, which gradually expands and threatens to engulf her entire body. As seismic tremors rock the cavern, the pair begin to reveal their feelings for each other.

Rom Max Grodénchik
Nog Aron Eisenberg
Female Changeling Salome Jens


Stardate 48543.2: In the wake of a peace treaty with the Cardassians, Sisko is delighted when three Cardassian scientists arrive on DS9. However, Vedek Yarka warns of an ancient prophecy which predicts the destruction of the wormhole, and it appears to be becoming true.

Gilora Tracy Scoggins
Ulani Wendy Robie
Dejar Jessica Hendra
Vedek Yarka Erick Avari

Prophet Motive

Stardate 48555.5: The Grand Nagus is back and has visited the "Prophets" of the Wormhole. Instead of making the expected profit, he has been changed in nature so that he is a loving, giving Grand Nagus. Rom and Quark find this somewhat disgusting, and plan to reverse the process.

Grand Nagus Zek Wallace Shawn
Rom Max Grodénchik
Maihar'du Tiny Ron
Quark's Friend Juliana Donald


Stardate 48576.7: O'Brien is suffering from radiation poisoning, and finds himself receiving flashes of the future, trying to warn him of something. He witnesses his own death, and discovers a Romulan plot which results in the destruction of the station.

Karina Annette Heide
Ruwon Jack Shearer

Distant Voices

Stardate 48592.2: When Bashir refuses to provide an alien named Altovar with a restricted substance he is attacked and placed in a telepathically-induced coma, and is rapidly dying. Trapped inside his own mind, he envisions that his colleagues represent different aspects of his personality, and Altovar is killing them one by one.

Garak Andrew Robinson
Altovar Victor Rivers
Bajoran Nurse Jabara Ann Gillespie
Dabo Girl Nicolie Forrester

Improbable Cause (Part 1 of 2)

Stardate 48620.3: Odo investigates when Garak's shop is blown up. He is led to Cardassia, and Odo and Garak are captured by the Romulans, learning of a plot to invade the Gamma Quadrant in the process.

Garak Andrew Robinson
Enabrin Tain Paul Dooley
Mila Julianna McCarthy
Retaya Carlos LaCamara

The Die Is Cast (Part 2 of 2)

Stardate 48622.5: As the Romulans and Cardassians prepare to attack the Dominion, Garak is forced to prove his loyalty to his own people by torturing Odo. The Dominion are not as unprepared as the invaders think and a destructive confrontation is inescapable.

Lt Eddington Kenneth Marshall
Lovok Leland Orser
Admiral Toddman Leon Russom
Romulan Pilot Wendy Sceker
(Rest of cast as before)

Through The Looking Glass

Stardate 48601.1: A sequel to Crossover. Sisko is abducted by a double of O'Brien, who takes him to the mirror universe. Sisko's counterpart has been killed, and he must take his place to persuade a scientist - the counterpart of his dead wife Jennifer - to join the rebels. And also in the mirror universe is a certain Vulcan rebel named Tuvok.

Garak Andrew Robinson
Jennifer Sisko Felicia M Bell
Rom Max Grodénchik
Tuvok Tim Russ
Cardassian Overseer John Patrick Hayden
Marauder Dennis Madalone


Stardate 48699.9: Sisko builds an ancient Bajoran solar sailboat, and he and Jake set off on an adventure...and face disaster. Dr Bashir faces an old classmate who seems far more successful than he. Sisko builds an ancient Bajoran solar sailboat, and he and Jake set off on an adventure...and face disaster. Doctor Bashir faces an old classmate who seems far more successful than he.

Gul Dukat Marc Alaimo
Dr Elizabeth Lense Bari Howard
Leeta Chase Masterson Marc Alaimo
Doctor Elizabeth Lense Bari Howard
Leeta Chase Masterson

Family Business

Stardate 48731.2: Quark is forced by the threat of financial ruin to return to his home planet when his mother flouts the law and earns a profit. What makes matters even worse is that she is wearing clothes and speaking to strangers.

Rom Max Grodénchik
Ishka Andrea Martin
Kasidy Yates Penny Johnson 


Stardate 48764.8: Kai Winn asks Kira to visit her former resistance colleague Shakaar in an effort to make him and his friends fall in with the Kai's wishes as she becomes the political as well as spiritual leader of Bajor. But Kira finds old ties are hard to break, and ends up joining Shakaar as a fugitive.

Shakaar Duncan Regehr
Kai Winn Louise Fletcher
Lupaza Diane Salinger
Furel William Lucking


Stardate 48876.3: Dax has been putting off one of its Trill rites - the chance to meet all of its former hosts. When their memories are transferred into her colleagues Curzon decides to stay in Odo's body.

Trill Guardian Jeffrey Alan Chandler
Rom Max Grodénchik
Nog Aron Eisenberg
Leeta Chase Masterson

The Adversary

Stardate 48959.1 to 48962.5: Sisko is promoted to captain and the Defiant is sent on a mission to strengthen Federation ties in a trouble spot. When the ship suddenly cloaks and changes course, O'Brien realises that a member of the ship's crew is a Changeling. The Dominion are preparing to start a war.

Krajensky Lawrence Pressman
Lt Commander Eddington Kenneth Marshall
Boolian Security Officer Jeff Austin


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