41. The Maquis Pt. 1

Ben Sisko must come to terms with a new threat and the betrayal of an old friend. Perry and David and special guest host Kris discuss this exciting episode!

The Fire Caves Podcast - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
41. The Maquis Pt. 1

What to expect from episode 41: The Maquis Pt. 1?


The Maquis…a French Resistance group in the 24th century?

Sisko is put in a tight spot.

Admiral Nechayev, the Ice Queen.

The difference between TNG and DS9.

An Explosion rocks the station!

Down goes the Bok’Nor.

Federation citizens kidnapped.

Perry and David have a special guest!

Kris shares his thoughts.

The interesting history of the Maquis.

What Kira thinks.

Ben Sisko and Cal Hudson: two sides of the same coin.

For the uniform.

Perry talks greater Trek Lore.

Kris tells us how the Maquis are like the BLM movement.

The legacy of Ro Laren.

Quark and Sakonna make an interesting couple.

And then enters Gul Dukat.

Dukat is a sneaky bastard.

Ben Sisko gets angry.

What is Cal’s Purpose?

Dax knows everyone and it’s kind of annoying.

The Demilitarized Zone, not the Neutral Zone.

Why would you stay on the wrong side?

What we know about the Treaty.

Dukat is kidnapped!

Dukat is tortured…Sort of.

What can Sisko learn from Quark?

Quark and Sakonna have an interesting conversation in jail.

Sisko is a master of the subtle threat.

Meetings in the Demilitarized Zone.

The grand reveal, and the betrayal!

What will Sisko do?

Kris, Perry, and David discuss loyalty in Trek.

The greater allegory of the Maquis.

What being in the Federation really means.

Netlix is losing the last trek.

What’s up in NuTrek.

Perry, Kris, and David discuss favorite moments.

Where to find all the Trek.

Upcoming episodes and special guests!

Perry is still not watching Halo.

Where to listen to the Podcast and catch up with the hosts!

Will The Expanse make a return?

Episode Credits


  • David Wampler
  • Kris Hill
  • Perry Freeze


  • Perry Freeze

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The Fire Caves Podcast - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
41. The Maquis Pt. 1