Season 5

Episode Guide

Redemption, Part 2

S5 E1
Sep 23, 1991
Picard risks all-out war with the Romulans when he involves Starfleet in a Klingon civil war.


S5 E2
Sep 30, 1991
The crew is rendered helpless when Picard is kidnapped and forced to go to war with an alien captain.

Ensign Ro

S5 E3
Oct 7, 1991
Picard finds himself in a race with Cardassians, Klingons, and Romulans to solve a four billion year old genetic puzzle.

Silicon Avatar

S5 E4
Oct 14, 1991
Picard struggles to communicate with a mysterious, destructive force before a visiting scientist can destroy it.


S5 E5
Oct 21, 1991
The lives of the crew are in Troi's hands when a natural disaster forces her to take over as captain of the seriously damaged Enterprise.

The Game

S5 E6
Oct 28, 1991
The fate of the Federation is in Wesley Crusher's hands when he returns to find the crew of the Enterprise addicted to a dangerous new game.

Unification - Part 1

S5 E7
Nov 4, 1991
Picard and Data travel to investigate an unauthorized mission undertaken by the Federation's legendary Mr.Spock.

Unification - Part 2

S5 E8
Nov 11, 1991
Picard and Mr. Spock clash over a proposed reunification of the Romulans and the Vulcans.

A Matter Of Time

S5 E9
Nov 18, 1991
Picard's quest to save an endangered planet leads him to violate a Prime Directive when he seeks advice from a visitor from the future.

New Ground

S5 E10
Jan 6, 1992
Worf learns some painful lessons about parenting when his son Alexander arrives to join his father on the Enterprise.

Hero Worship

S5 E11
Jan 27, 1992
A young boy who is the sole survivor of a devastated ship becomes obsessed with simulating Data.


S5 E12
Feb 3, 1992
Troi, Riker and Dr. Crusher fall into unexplained comas while the Enterprise plays host to an alien race.

The Masterpiece Society

S5 E13
Feb 10, 1992
Picard's efforts to save a genetically engineered society from a natural disaster threaten to destroy it.


S5 E14
Feb 17, 1992
While suffering an unexplained case of amnesia, the crew finds themselves fighting a war they do not remember or understand.

Power Play

S5 E15
Feb 25, 1992
Picard is shocked when Troi, Data and Chief O'Brien engineer an unexplained overthrow of the Bridge.


S5 E16
Mar 3, 1992
Loyalty and ethics clash when a paralyzed Worf asks to help him commit suicide.

The Outcast

S5 E17
Mar 16, 1992
A rescue mission leads to a dangerous romance between Riker and a rebellious member of an androgynous race.

Cause And Effect

S5 E18
Mar 23, 1992
The Enterprise is trapped in a time warp that forces the crew to endlessly repeat the same experiences.

The First Duty

S5 E19
Mar 30, 1992
Caught between loyalty to his friends and the need to tell the truth, Wesley becomes involved in a cover-up when his Starfleet Academy squadron suffers a deadly collision.

Cost Of Living

S5 E20
Apr 20, 1992
Preparing for her wedding aboard the Enterprise, Troi's free-thinking mother causes trouble between Worf and his son.

The Perfect Mate

S5 E21
Apr 27, 1992
A beautiful woman, chosen by her people to serve as a peace offering to end a centuries-long war, falls in love with Picard.

Imaginary Friend

S5 E22
May 4, 1992
A little girl's imaginary friend becomes a frightening reality for the crew when she threatens to destroy the Enterprise.

I, Borg

S5 E23
May 11, 1992
Picard and the crew suffer from conflicting emotions when the Enterprise rescues a critically-injured Borg.

The Next Phase

S5 E24
May 18, 1992
Geordi and Ro are pronounced dead after a transporting maneuver from a distressed Romulan ship goes awry.

The Inner Light

S5 E25
Jun 1, 1992
After a mysterious accident, Picard wakes up living the life of another person on a faraway planet.

Time's Arrow - Part 1

S5 E26
Jun 15, 1992
After Data learns of his own death in late-19th-century San Francisco, a freak accident transports him back to that period.