26. Melora

Melora, a fascinating new alien is introduced to Deep Space Nine. Will she be a dud or a hit? Perry and David discuss this and much more!

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The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
26. Melora

What to expect from episode 26: Melora?


Melora! A new alien for our officers on Deep Space Nine.

Bashir has a crush, Dax is forgotten.

Melora speaks Klingon.

Some character development for Dax, Finally!

Can long distance relationships work? Ask Dax.

Cardassian architecture is a huge pain.

Perry and David talk trekverse.

TNG is leaving Netflix, but when?

Perry and David discuss Trek’s handling of disability in the future.

Perry and David discuss Treklore, and the legacy of TNG.

Klingon sings the blues, and more of Perry’s favorites.

We finally see some Klingon Cuisine.

Perry Loves World building.

Quark has run afoul of an old enemy, Odo doesn’t care.

Quark apparently is quite the gourmet when his life is on the line!

Standout performances.

The Orinocco and the Rio Grande runabouts make an appearance!

What do we know about Elaysians?

The Melora Problem.

Deep Space Nine behind the scenes drama!

This show has no shortage of beautiful women.

How many times can Melora be shot?

The villain is flat, Perry and David hate him.

What would they change if Perry and David had the reigns?

Perry drops major Trekverse spoilers.

More redemption for Bashir. He is growing on us.

Who gave a lackluster performance?

More rules of acquisition.

Bashir and Melora say goodbye.

What have we learned about our dear young doctor?

Episode Credits


  • David Wampler
  • Perry Freeze


  • Perry Freeze

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Melora Feature
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
26. Melora