- For other uses, see Battle Lines.
|Series:||Deep Space Nine|
|Story by:||Hilary J. Bader|
|Teleplay by:||Richard Danus and Evan Carlos Somers|
|Directed by:||Paul Lynch|
|First aired:||25 April 1993|
A runabout carrying Sisko, Kira, Bashir, and Kai Opaka crashes on a planet in the Gamma Quadrant, where they meet a group of aliens who cannot die and have been fighting a war for centuries.
- Main characters
- Benjamin Sisko (Avery Brooks)
- Kira Nerys (Nana Visitor)
- Odo (Rene Auberjonois)
- Julian Bashir (Alexander Siddig)
- Miles O'Brien (Colm Meaney)
- Jadzia Dax (Terry Farrell)
- Recurring characters
- Other characters
- Referenced characters
Races and culturesEdit
States and OrganizationsEdit
- Bajoran Militia • Ennis • Nol-Ennis • Starfleet • United Federation of Planets
- Referenced only
- Bajoran Resistance
- antimatter pod • Bajoran language • Bajoran prophecy • Bajoran religion • delta radiation • Ennis satellite network • meson • nanite • nanotechnology • Prime Directive • USS Saratoga model • Vayan horn fly • warp eddy
- The impact that Opaka had on the Ennis and the Nol-Ennis is revealed in the Rising Son. The arc of the episode continues in other DS9 relaunch stories, such as in the DS9 novel: The Dominion: Olympus Descending. The events of this episode are mentioned in Lesser Evil.
- Opaka's loss in this episode would be mentioned in many of the numbered DS9 novels, including the DS9 novel: Devil in the Sky.
- Battle Lines (episode) article at Memory Alpha, the wiki for canon Star Trek.
- Battle Lines (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine) article at Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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