77. The Adversary

Perry and David break down the final episode of season 3, discuss Picard and the future of Star Trek. Plus, mild spoilers!

The Fire Caves Podcast - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
77. The Adversary

What to expect from episode 77: The Adversary?


The Adversary, or how Changelings are disturbing!

Sisko is The Captain now!

Promotions are awesome.

Jake gets a drink.

The Defiant on patrol.

We first hear about the TZenkethi Wars.

Eddington rubs Perry the wrong way.

David gives us an update.

Finally through season 3!

Thoughts on Sisko’s progression.

Suspicion abounds.

The Adversary Revealed!

How to sniff out a Changeling.

Odo doesn’t sweat.

Dax is our first casualty.

The Defiant is one small, big ship.

It’s hot in the corridors.

Blood tests all around!

Julian the Spy.

Odo on the case.

What the hell are those tendrils?

Sisko leaves a dead man behind.

Where is the real ambassador?

The Defiant is primed for battle.

The countdown.

Odo on the hunt!

O’Brien better get it fixed and fast.

Why didn’t the Changeling take out O’Brien too?

Perry and David discuss their future.

The self destruct is active.

Two Odos!

Odo saves the day, but kills a Changeling.

Odo breaks the rules.

Back on DS9, suspicion abounds.

The Ending, the warning.

Perry and David discuss next season projections.

Perry updates everyone on Star Trek Picard.

Star Trek Discovery is Ending, and Perry is upset.

What we can learn about the State of the Trekverse.

New shows? New people?

Michelle Yeoh is wonderful but out of our price range.

Expanding the fanbase.

Twitter is a nightmare.

Perry rants and raves.

David tries to keep the peace.

Updates on the Expanse.

What’s next for The Fire Caves.

New books and new shows.

Perry and David discuss their plans for the next season.

How to find and follow The Fire Caves.

Contact us any time!

Perry is still not watching Halo.

Episode Credits


  • David Wampler
  • 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
77. The Adversary