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Trekabout Episode 209: Blaze of Glory/Empok Nor

It’s the re-return of Michael Eddington in “Blaze of Glory”, which is a decent episode that nonetheless falls down on making us care about the Maquis. Then, in “Empok Nor”, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine does a slasher film, to varying degrees of success. Plus! Aw, Nog! iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 205: By Inferno’s Light/Doctor Bashir, I Presume

After “By Inferno’s Light” is over, the galaxy will never be the same. Just like Doctor Bashir after the events of “Doctor Bashir, I Presume”, which also features his parents, in a shocking twist that kind of makes sense, we guess? iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 204: For the Uniform/In Purgatory’s Shadow

“For the Uniform” features the kind of abrupt return of everyone’s favorite Maquis, Michael Eddington. “In Purgatory’s Shadow” features the kind of abrupt return of everyone’s favorite villain, The Dominion. Shit’s getting real, folks. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 188: The Sword of Kahless/Our Man Bashir

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine gives us their first Worf-centric episode in “The Sword of Kahless”, and it’s… okay? But don’t fret! “Our Man Bashir” is a lot of fun and manages to find a new spin on a holodeck story. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 181: The Die Is Cast/Explorers

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine wraps up last week’s cliffhanger by completely changing the balance of power in the galaxy, in “The Die Is Cast”. Meanwhile, “Explorers” proves that ancient Bajorans were pretty badass. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 180: Through the Looking Glass/Improbable Cause

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine returns to the Mirror Universe in “Through the Looking Glass” as Mirror O’Brien kidnaps Commander Sisko in a last-ditch effort to free some Terrans. Later, in “Improbable Cause”, the Cardassians and the Romulans reveal a last-ditch effort to reshape the galactic political situation. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 179: Visionary/Distant Voices

It’s been a while since poor Chief O’Brien has had some unspeakable existential horror inflicted upon him, so here’s “Visionary” to throw him out of time and kill him. Then, in “Distant Voices”, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine inflicts unspeakable existential horror on us, the viewing audience. Also! Bashir played tennis. Who knew? iTunes Google …

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Trekabout Episode 175: Defiant/Fascination

Welcome to TNG week on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine!¬†First up, Riker guest stars in the¬†imaginatively titled “Defiant”. Then, in “Fascination”, Lwaxana Troi makes her second trip to space station Deep Space Nine. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 174: Civil Defense/Meridian

Attention Bajoran workers! Your choice to listen to this episode of Trekabout was a very good one, as “Civil Defense” is just a hell of a lot of fun. “Meridian”, however, is not a hell of a lot of fun. iTunes Google Play RSS

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Trekabout Episode 173: Second Skin/The Abandoned

It’s gray alien week on Trekabout! In “Second Skin”, Cardassians kidnap Major Kira and try to convince her she’s one of them. In “The Abandoned”, Quark finds a Jem’Hadar baby and Odo tries to convince him he doesn’t have to kill. Plus! Remember Worf? Boy, he was a shitty father, right? iTunes Google Play RSS

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