Episode Info

Dax serves as host to Arjin (Geoffrey Blake) an insecure young Trill initiate who hopes to qualify for joining with a symbiont. While thus occupied, Dax becomes aware of a growing energy protoplasm which, if it expands into a universe, may destroy DS9. As she wrestles with the notion of possibly wiping out an entire civilization in order to save her colleagues, Dax must also contend with the increasingly troublesome Arjin. First telecast February 26, 1994, "Playing God" was written by Jim Trombetta and Michael Piller.


Avery Brooks
as Commander Sisko
Terry Farrell
as Jadzia Dax
Colm Meaney
as Miles O'Brien
Nana Visitor
as Major Kira Nerys
Ron Taylor
as Klingon Host
Richard Poe
as Cardassian
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