Star Trek: Deep Space 9 Easter Eggs

Author in a Shot - 7.1/10 with 75 votes
Watch the scene where Sisko and Dax turn a corner into a corridor with tribbles all over the floor. The grey haired security guard is David Gerrold, writer of the original "The Trouble with Tribbles".

And the tribble he is holding is the ONLY original... more

Who Mourns for Morn - 7.1/10 with 92 votes
In the epsiode Who Mourns for Morn, when Quark drums up business by making sure someone is always sitting in Morn's chair, the first guy to do so, a Bajoran, is the actor who plays Morn anyway.
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X-Files Agents - 7.1/10 with 170 votes
In the episode the crew go back in time and as a result they get a visit from 'Temporal Investigations' when they get back. The two agents sent to investigate the time-travel trip are named Dulmer and Lucsly. These names are anagrams for Mulder and Scully,... more
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Star Wars Reference - 7.0/10 with 48 votes
I don't know the name of the episode, but I have seen this egg twice. It is a scene in which Odo is investigating someone by going through the persons computer log entries for their itinerary before coming to DS9. One of the first entries is "Depart... more
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Used Robots! - 7.0/10 with 75 votes
On any episode that features the space station's directory board, look carefully and you will see
a listing for "Tom Servo's Used Robots," a very
deliberate nod to the character from "Mystery Science Theater 3000."

Exec Producer - 6.9/10 with 24 votes
when Vic Fontaine is talking to Quark at the entrance to the "end of the war party" in the holosuite, notice the guests entering behind them, you'll see that one of the guests who enters wearing sunglasses is Ira Steven Behr, the shows executive producer.
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DS9 Directory - 6.8/10 with 48 votes
In many of the Deep Space Nine episodes, there is a large stand-up directory on the promenade that lists all of the stores on the promenade. Though this directory is generally unreadable on TV, it contains a number of humorous entries. Among them are... more
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Dan Curry the Bajoran - 5.9/10 with 29 votes
In the first-season episode 'Babel' the Bajoran scientist who engineered an aphasia virus is searched for, and when found to be dead you see his face on a screen. The guy is Dan Curry (Visual effects guy, I think?) with a Bajoran nose.

This same photo... more
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Buck Bokai - 5.4/10 with 27 votes
In DS9 Ben Sisko has a baseball card of Buck Bokai, a 22nd Century player. The card was thought of by some of the behind the scenes crew and writers, and model-maker Greg Jein provided some photos of himself in a baseball jacket for the card. After the... more
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Was Boushh the Bounty Hunter a Breen? - 5.4/10 with 45 votes
I noticed that the Breen prisoner looked very similar to Princess Leia in Return of the Jedi when she is wearing the bounty hunter disguise in Jabba's palace.


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Quark Quotes Picard - 5.2/10 with 5 votes
In the episode, "The Dogs of War", Quark is upset with all of the changes Grand Nagus Zek has made on Ferenginar. Thinking he will be the next Nagus, Quark said he'd force things back to the old ways or resign, followed by, "The line has to be drawn... more

Area 51 - 3.8/10 with 9 votes
When Rom has to go sabotage DS9's deflector array he has to open a hatch (first seen in the last 6-7 min. of the episode).

The hatch reads:
'A51 - restricted area - authorized personnel only' cracked me up, anyway..

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