Babylon 5 - Episode Guide

Season 1

The Gathering

Episode: 1x00 | Airdate: Feb 22, 1993

The Gathering

The Vorlon ambassador is nearly killed by an assassin shortly after arriving at the station. Commander Sinclair is the prime suspect

Midnight on the Firing Line

Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Jan 26, 1994

Midnight on the Firing Line

The Centauri agricultural colony on Ragesh 3 is attacked by an unknown force exiting hyperspace. On Babylon 5,Lieutenant Commander Susan Ivanova, the new second-in-command of the station after Laurel Takashima was reassigned, is in search of Commander Jeffrey Sinclair in the Zocalo. She finds him in the Observation dome to let him know there is a problem. Ambassador Londo Mollari approaches Garibaldi to ask him for a favor, but is interrupted by his new aide, Vir Cotto, who informs him that Ragesh 3 has been attacked.

Soul Hunter

Episode: 1x02 | Airdate: Feb 2, 1994

Soul Hunter

Delenn is in danger when a soul hunter, an alien who captures the souls of the dying, arrives at the station.

Born to the Purple

Episode: 1x03 | Airdate: Feb 9, 1994

Born to the Purple

Londo's career is in jeopardy when a beautiful slave seduces him and steals a sensitive computer file. Garibaldi investigates an unauthorized use of a restricted communications channel.

Infection

Episode: 1x04 | Airdate: Feb 16, 1994

Infection

An archaeologist who is an old friend of Dr. Franklin smuggles ancient artefacts onto the station, unleashing a living weapon.

The Parliament of Dreams

Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: Feb 23, 1994

The Parliament of Dreams

Sinclair's old flame, Catherine Sakai, arrives during a weeklong festival when humans and aliens demonstrate their religious beliefs. An old enemy sends an assassin to kill G'Kar.

Mind War

Episode: 1x06 | Airdate: Mar 2, 1994

Mind War

Talia's old Psi Corps instructor, the victim of a secret experiment, is the target of a manhunt involving the Psi-Cops. Catherine wants to survey a promising planet for possible mining, but G'Kar warns her to stay away.

The War Prayer

Episode: 1x07 | Airdate: Mar 9, 1994

The War Prayer

A violent attack on a Minbari poet rocks B5 and leaves Sinclair scrambling to flush out a vicious pro-Earth group. Two star-crossed young Centauri lovers seek Londo's protection. Ivanova is shaken when a man from her past arrives at the outpost.

And the Sky Full of Stars

Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: Mar 16, 1994

And the Sky Full of Stars

Sinclair is kidnapped and interrogated by two men determined to prove he betrayed Earth during the Battle of the Line.

Deathwalker

Episode: 1x09 | Airdate: Apr 20, 1994

Deathwalker

Na'Toth attacks an alien woman that has just arrived on the station, claiming that she is the Dilgar war criminal Jha'dur - known as Deathwalker. Meanwhile, Talia is hired by Kosh to oversee some rather strange negotiations.

Believers

Episode: 1x10 | Airdate: Apr 27, 1994

Believers

An alien couple comes to Dr. Franklin with their fatally ill son. The child could be cured by a simple operation, but the parents' religion specifically forbids it. Elsewhere, Ivanova escorts a damaged star liner through raider territory.

Survivors

Episode: 1x11 | Airdate: May 4, 1994

Survivors

There is an explosion in one of the fighter bays just days before the president is to visit Babylon 5. A dying man implicates Garibaldi, which is just what the head of presidential security wants to hear, as she blames him for her father's death.

By Any Means Necessary

Episode: 1x12 | Airdate: May 11, 1994

By Any Means Necessary

The station's dock workers stage an illegal strike after an accident in the docking bays. G'Kar tries to take part in a Narn religious ceremony, but must find a replacement G'Quan-Eth plant that was destroyed in the accident.

Signs and Portents

Episode: 1x13 | Airdate: May 18, 1994

Signs and Portents

A Centauri noble comes to Babylon 5 to transport an important relic in Londo's possession back to the homeworld. Meanwhile, a mysterious man visits all the alien ambassadors asking them an unusual question.

TKO

Episode: 1x14 | Airdate: May 25, 1994

TKO

Garibaldi is surprised when an old friend comes to Babylon 5 to fight in the "Mutai" - a savage alien fighting arena. Meanwhile, Ivanova has trouble dealing with her father's death.

Grail

Episode: 1x15 | Airdate: Jul 6, 1994

Grail

A man comes to Babylon 5 asking the alien ambassadors for information that can help him with his quest to find the Holy Grail. Elsewhere, a Downbelow gangster gives security problems by mind-wiping all who oppose him.

Eyes

Episode: 1x16 | Airdate: Jul 13, 1994

Eyes

Sinclair's decisions over the last year catch up with him when an internal affairs investigator arrives to test the crew's loyalty to Earth Force with the help of a telepath. Lennier shows great interest in Garibaldi's attempt at assembling a 1990's motorcycle.

Legacies

Episode: 1x17 | Airdate: Jul 20, 1994

Legacies

A Minbari war cruiser comes to Babylon 5 to display the body of a recently dead Minbari leader, while Ivanova and Talia battle for the fate of a young girl with newly discovered telepathic powers.

A Voice in the Wilderness, Part I

Episode: 1x18 | Airdate: Jul 27, 1994

A Voice in the Wilderness, Part I

Strange signals start coming from Epsilon 3, the planet below Babylon 5. A science ship is sent to investigate, but is fired upon by a defense system on the planet. Meanwhile, Garibaldi worries about a lover he left back on Mars when fighting breaks out there.

A Voice in the Wilderness, Part II

Episode: 1x19 | Airdate: Aug 3, 1994

A Voice in the Wilderness, Part II

The situation on the station heats up when an Earth Force heavy cruiser arrives to "protect Earth's interests", and the fusion reactors on Epsilon 3 start going out of control, threatening to blow up the planet and Babylon 5.

Babylon Squared

Episode: 1x20 | Airdate: Aug 10, 1994

Babylon Squared

Babylon 4 reappears at the same place it disappeared four years before, and Sinclair and Garibaldi lead an expedition to evacuate its crew. Meanwhile, Delenn is summoned by the Grey council, who inform her that they have selected a new leader - her.

The Quality of Mercy

Episode: 1x21 | Airdate: Aug 17, 1994

The Quality of Mercy

Dr. Franklin investigates an unlicensed medical practitioner in Downbelow, while Londo takes Lennier for a tour of Babylon 5's seedier locales. In the station's brig, a convicted murderer waits for his sentence to be carried out - the death of personality.

Chrysalis

Episode: 1x22 | Airdate: Oct 26, 1994

Chrysalis

The Centauri are preparing to withdraw from a quadrant of space because the Narn are harassing them, when Londo gets an offer to take care of the problem. Meanwhile, Garibaldi tries to find out what his informant stumbled upon that got him killed.

Season 2

Points of Departure

Episode: 2x01 | Airdate: Nov 2, 1994

Points of Departure

Commander John Sheridan arrives at Babylon 5 to replace Jeffrey Sinclair and is immediately thrown into a confrontation with a renegade Minbari Cruiser.

Revelations

Episode: 2x02 | Airdate: Nov 9, 1994

Revelations

Sheridan's sister comes to visit him at his new command, G'Kar returns with grave tidings from the rim of known space, Dr. Franklin attempts to wake Garibaldi from his coma with the alien healing device obtained from Dr. Rosen, and something is happening in Delenn's quarters.

The Geometry of Shadows

Episode: 2x03 | Airdate: Nov 16, 1994

The Geometry of Shadows

A mysterious group known as "techno-mages" take up temporary residence at Babylon 5 and Londo is very eager to get an audience with them. Meanwhile, the Drazi cause problems for the newly promoted Commander Ivanova with their rather unusual election process.

A Distant Star

Episode: 2x04 | Airdate: Nov 23, 1994

A Distant Star

A giant explorer class ship comes to Babylon 5 for re-supply - it's captain an old friend of Sheridan. Dr. Franklin gets on the command officers nerves when he starts handing out "food plans".

The Long Dark

Episode: 2x05 | Airdate: Nov 30, 1994

The Long Dark

A 100-year-old space exploration ship appears near Babylon 5 carrying only two passengers - a woman in cryogenic sleep, the corpse of her husband... and something sinister that has unfinished business with a half mad lurker.

Spider in the Web

Episode: 2x06 | Airdate: Dec 7, 1994

Spider in the Web

An old friend of Talia Winters' comes to Babylon 5 to negotiate a deal to help Mars become more self-sufficient, when a man calling out "Free Mars!" electrocutes him.

Soul Mates

Episode: 2x07 | Airdate: Dec 14, 1994

Soul Mates

Londo summons his three wives to Babylon 5 so he can divorce two of them, and Talia gets a visit from her obnoxious ex-husband - the only man ever to leave the PSI Corps. Meanwhile, Delenn experiences her first bad hair day.

A Race Through Dark Places

Episode: 2x08 | Airdate: Jan 26, 1995

A Race Through Dark Places

Bester returns to Babylon 5 to shut down an underground organization that smuggles rogue telepaths out of the PSI Corps reach. Meanwhile, Sheridan squabbles with Earth Central over rental fees levied against his quarters.

The Coming of Shadows

Episode: 2x09 | Airdate: Feb 1, 1995

The Coming of Shadows

He comes in peace - but brings conflict. The arrival of the aging Centauri Emperor on Babylon 5 puts rival ambassadors Mollari and G'Kar at the forefront of a string of schemes, murders and misunderstandings.

GROPOS

Episode: 2x10 | Airdate: Feb 8, 1995

GROPOS

Babylon 5 experiences considerable space problems when 25,000 Earth Force soldiers arrive. Led by General Richard Franklin, Stephen Franklin's father, they are to use Babylon 5 as a staging point for a risky military operation.

All Alone in the Night

Episode: 2x11 | Airdate: Feb 14, 1995

All Alone in the Night

While leading a Starfury squadron to investigate the disappearance of several ships, Sheridan is captured by an alien vessel. Elsewhere, Delenn is summoned to appear before the Grey Council to discuss her recent change in appearance.

Acts of Sacrifice

Episode: 2x12 | Airdate: Feb 22, 1995

Acts of Sacrifice

G'Kar struggles to control the Narns on Babylon 5 as he asks the different ambassadors for help in the war against the Centauri. Ivanova shows a representative from a new species around the station, so he may decide if humans are worthy of their presence.

Hunter, Prey

Episode: 2x13 | Airdate: Mar 1, 1995

Hunter, Prey

The president's physician comes to Babylon 5 on the run from Earth Force special intelligence. They say he has classified information he plans to sell to alien governments, though Sheridan suspects the runaway might be innocent of the charges against him.

There All the Honor Lies

Episode: 2x14 | Airdate: Apr 26, 1995

There All the Honor Lies

Sheridan is assaulted by the Minbari Lovell, and is forced to kill him in self-defense. But when a Minbari who witnessed the incident claims Sheridan assaulted Lovell, Sheridan must prove his innocence or lose his command. Elsewhere, Ivanova is placed in charge of a gift shop selling Babylon 5 merchandise.

And Now for a Word

Episode: 2x15 | Airdate: May 3, 1995

And Now for a Word

An ISN news crew spends 36 hours on Babylon 5 to film a documentary, capturing a snapshot of life on the station as well as the progress of the Narn-Centauri war.

In the Shadow of Z'ha'dum

Episode: 2x16 | Airdate: May 10, 1995

In the Shadow of Z'ha'dum

Sheridan is shocked to learn that one of the crew of the Icarus, a science ship that exploded with his wife aboard, is alive - namely Mr. Morden. A representative of the Ministry of Peace comes to the station to recruit personnel to the Nightwatch.

Knives

Episode: 2x17 | Airdate: May 17, 1995

Knives

Londo gets a visit from an old friend who seeks his help after being labelled a traitor by the Centarum. Elsewhere, Sheridan begins hallucinating after being attacked by a dead alien.

Confessions and Lamentations

Episode: 2x18 | Airdate: May 24, 1995

Confessions and Lamentations

A 100% fatal and 100% contagious plague threatens the Markab race with extinction. Dr. Franklin races to find a cure before more of the station's residents are killed, but is being opposed by the Markab themselves, who believe the plague only affects the immoral.

Divided Loyalties

Episode: 2x19 | Airdate: Oct 11, 1995

Divided Loyalties

Lyta Alexander returns to Babylon 5 with a message from the telepath resistance - one of the command staff is, unknowingly, a sleeper agent for the PSI Corps. Elsewhere, Ivanova makes a startling revelation.

The Long, Twilight Struggle

Episode: 2x20 | Airdate: Oct 18, 1995

The Long, Twilight Struggle

Draal reveals himself for Sheridan. Meanwhile, Lord Refa and Londo set a plan in motion that will determine the final outcome of the Narn-Centauri conflict.

Comes the Inquisitor

Episode: 2x21 | Airdate: Oct 25, 1995

Comes the Inquisitor

The Vorlons send an "Inquisitor" to Babylon 5 to test Sheridan and Delenn's readiness to lead the Army of Light. Meanwhile, G'Kar tries to maintain his position as leader of Babylon 5's Narn population while organizing an underground resistance against the Centauri.

The Fall of Night

Episode: 2x22 | Airdate: Nov 1, 1995

The Fall of Night

Two officials from the Ministry of Peace come to Babylon 5; one to deal with the Centauri's continued expansion, and the other to check on the local Nightwatch. Meanwhile, a Narn heavy cruiser seeks sanctuary while they make repairs, and Keffer continues his search for proof that Shadow ships exist.

Season 3

Matters of Honor

Episode: 3x01 | Airdate: Nov 6, 1995

Matters of Honor

An Earth Force investigator comes to B5 with Lt. Keffer's last recording, asking the ambassadors if they recognize the ship in it. Meanwhile, Londo takes steps to remove himself from the Shadows, and Sheridan takes the White Star out for its first mission.

Convictions

Episode: 3x02 | Airdate: Nov 13, 1995

Convictions

A bomber is loose on Babylon 5; setting off bombs with seemingly no pattern. G'Kar blames the Centauri, Londo blames the Narn - and in it all, Lennier is critically injured. At the same time a group of monks request permission to live on the station.

A Day in the Strife

Episode: 3x03 | Airdate: Nov 20, 1995

A Day in the Strife

The new Centauri appointed Narn government send a replacement for G'Kar, who has to decide whether to return to Narn as demanded by the Centauri, or remain on Babylon 5. Meanwhile an alien probe threatens to destroy Babylon 5 unless it gets the answers to a series of complicated scientific questions.

Passing Through Gethsemane

Episode: 3x04 | Airdate: Nov 27, 1995

Passing Through Gethsemane

One of the monks now living aboard B5 starts having disturbing visions and realizes that his past may not be how he remembers it. Meanwhile, Lyta Alexander causes a bit of commotion when she returns from the Vorlon homeworld.

Voices of Authority

Episode: 3x05 | Airdate: Jan 29, 1996

Voices of Authority

At the suggestion of Delenn, Ivanova and Marcus go searching for the First Ones with the help of Draal. On the station, Sheridan comes under the scrutiny of the Nightwatch as well as Babylon 5's new political officer.

Dust to Dust

Episode: 3x06 | Airdate: Feb 5, 1996

Dust to Dust

Bester comes to the station to track down a dealer of Dust - an illegal drug that gives normal people temporary telepathic powers. G'Kar is also interested in the drug, seeing it as a potential weapon against the Centauri, but first he has to test it...

Exogenesis

Episode: 3x07 | Airdate: Feb 12, 1996

Exogenesis

Marcus starts snooping around Downbelow when some of his contacts start behaving unusually and a lurker is found dead with a strange creature bonded to his spine. Meanwhile, Ivanova investigates Lt. Corwin's loyalties, and his suitability for the Conspiracy of Light, when he receives an unexpected promotion.

Messages from Earth

Episode: 3x08 | Airdate: Feb 19, 1996

Messages from Earth

An archeologist is brought aboard Babylon 5 with a grave massage - a dormant Shadow ship has been found on Ganymede, and it must be destroyed before it falls into the hands of President Clark.

Point of No Return

Episode: 3x09 | Airdate: Feb 26, 1996

Point of No Return

President Clark declares marshal law throughout the Earth Alliance, and while Nightwatch prepare to take control of the station, Zack has to decide whose side he's on. In an exercise of bad timing, the prophetic widow of Centauri Emperor Turhan finally comes to the station, granting Londo the visit he's been requesting since Turhan died.

Severed Dreams

Episode: 3x10 | Airdate: Apr 1, 1996

Severed Dreams

When the renegade Earth Force destroyer Alexander arrives at Babylon 5, Sheridan is forced to announce the station's secession from the Earth Alliance, and prepare for an attack by President Clark's forces. Meanwhile, Delenn is forced to return to Minbar when the Grey Council refuses to act upon increased Shadow activity.

Ceremonies of Light and Dark

Episode: 3x11 | Airdate: Apr 8, 1996

Ceremonies of Light and Dark

As Delenn prepares for a Minbari ceremony of rebirth, the station's computer goes through an interesting change, Londo "encourages" Refa to stop associating with the Shadows, and the remains of the Nightwatch on B5 plan to strike at Sheridan through Delenn.

Sic Transit Vir

Episode: 3x12 | Airdate: Apr 15, 1996

Sic Transit Vir

Vir returns to Babylon 5 to find that he now has a wife and that two Narns are out for his blood. Meanwhile, Ivanova investigates the activities of the mysterious Centauri Abrahamo Linconi.

A Late Delivery from Avalon

Episode: 3x13 | Airdate: Apr 22, 1996

A Late Delivery from Avalon

A mysterious man comes to Babylon 5 dressed in chainmail and armed with a sword. His name? King Arthur - Son of Uther Pendragon, come to help when he is needed most. Meanwhile, Sheridan and Ivanova try to gain recognition of the station's new status among the alien governments.

Ship of Tears

Episode: 3x14 | Airdate: May 29, 1996

Ship of Tears

Bester returns to Babylon 5, this time seeking help against a common enemy - the Shadows. Meanwhile, G'Kar demands to be included in the War Council.

Interludes and Examinations

Episode: 3x15 | Airdate: May 6, 1996

Interludes and Examinations

Morden returns to secure Londo's cooperation again, Garibaldi confronts Franklin about his stim addiction, and Kosh gives Sheridan a victory against the Shadows - but at a price.

War Without End, Part I

Episode: 3x16 | Airdate: May 13, 1996

War Without End, Part I

Ivanova receives a distress call from herself pleading for help as the Shadows destroy Babylon 5. It is dated eight days into the future. At the same time, on Minbar, Sinclair is given a nine-hundred-year-old letter from Valen, telling him that a drastic action must now be taken to prevent that future.

War Without End, Part II

Episode: 3x17 | Airdate: May 20, 1996

War Without End, Part II

While Sheridan is unstuck in time, seeing a glimpse of a future Centauri Prime in ruins, the others continue with their plan to take Babylon 4 back in time.

Walkabout

Episode: 3x18 | Airdate: Sep 30, 1996

Walkabout

When the new Vorlon ambassador arrives, Sheridan decides it's time to test just how effective telepaths are against the Shadow ships. Elsewhere, Franklin is still on walkabout in Downbelow and falls in love with a singer.

Grey 17 is Missing

Episode: 3x19 | Airdate: Oct 7, 1996

Grey 17 is Missing

Garibaldi investigates an area where a maintenance worker disappeared and finds a whole floor that was forgotten after construction, including its rather strange inhabitants. Meanwhile, Delenn is about to take on the role of Ranger One when Neroon questions her worthiness.

And the Rock Cried Out, No Hiding Place

Episode: 3x20 | Airdate: Oct 14, 1996

And the Rock Cried Out, No Hiding Place

A delegation of religious leaders comes to Babylon 5 to visit Brother Theo, and to provide assistance to Sheridan as he struggles to figure out the Shadows' tactics. Elsewhere, Londo sets a plan in motion to finally rid himself of Lord Refa.

Shadow Dancing

Episode: 3x21 | Airdate: Oct 21, 1996

Shadow Dancing

With the Shadows next target known, a massive counterattack is prepared. Ivanova and Marcus scout ahead in the White Star, while the fleet stands by in hyperspace. At the same time, Franklin finally has to face his problems as he lies fatally wounded in Downbelow.

Z'ha'dum

Episode: 3x22 | Airdate: Oct 28, 1996

Z'ha'dum

Sheridan's wife, Anna, who supposedly died four years ago, arrived on B5 and tries to convince Sheridan to come to Z'ha'dum to meet his opposite number. Elsewhere, Londo receives important news about his political future, and the Shadows move against Babylon 5 itself.

Season 4

The Hour of the Wolf

Episode: 4x01 | Airdate: Nov 4, 1996

The Hour of the Wolf

In the aftermath of the explosion on Z'ha'dum, Sheridan is presumed dead and Garibaldi is missing. Delenn struggles to keep the alliance against the Shadows together, and Londo takes up his new position on Centauri Prime as security advisor to the Emperor.

Whatever Happened to Mr. Garibaldi?

Episode: 4x02 | Airdate: Nov 11, 1996

Whatever Happened to Mr. Garibaldi?

On Z'ha'dum, Sheridan floats somewhere in-between life and death. Meanwhile, G'Kar and Marcus continue searching for Garibaldi, pursued by agents of the Centauri.

The Summoning

Episode: 4x03 | Airdate: Nov 18, 1996

The Summoning

Ivanova and Marcus take a White Star out to search for more First Ones to aid in the war against the Shadows, while Londo tries to convince G'Kar to swallow his pride so Cartagia will find him entertaining. Meanwhile, a mysterious spacecraft makes its way towards Babylon 5.

Falling Toward Apotheosis

Episode: 4x04 | Airdate: Nov 25, 1996

Falling Toward Apotheosis

With the Vorlons now destroying whole worlds, Babylon 5 is struggling to cope with the incoming refugees. And with the Vorlon ambassador still aboard the station, they cannot make a move without him knowing about it. On Centauri Prime, Cartagia explains to Londo how he will become a god when the Vorlons destroy the planet.

The Long Night

Episode: 4x05 | Airdate: Jan 27, 1997

The Long Night

As reports that the Shadows are also destroying entire planets begin to come in, Sheridan prepares for one final showdown with the Shadows and the Vorlons. Meanwhile on Narn, Londo and Vir make the final preparations for assassinating Emperor Cartagia.

Into the Fire

Episode: 4x06 | Airdate: Feb 3, 1997

Into the Fire

In the final hours before the Shadows and the Vorlons meet Sheridan's alliance at Corriana 6, Ivanova and Lorien search for the last of the First Ones, and Londo races back to Centauri Prime in hope of removing all Shadow influences before the Vorlon planetkiller arrives.

Epiphanies

Episode: 4x07 | Airdate: Feb 10, 1997

Epiphanies

Bester comes to Babylon 5 with information about President Clark's plans to discredit the station. But it has a price tag attached - he wants them to go to Z'ha'dum and look for any leftover technology that might help revive his lover. Back on the station, Garibaldi resigns his position as security chief.

The Illusion of Truth

Episode: 4x08 | Airdate: Feb 17, 1997

The Illusion of Truth

A team of ISN reporters arrive on the station claiming that they want to do an objective and truthful story on Babylon 5, and the command crew takes a chance that their side of the conflict will be shown.

Atonement

Episode: 4x09 | Airdate: Feb 24, 1997

Atonement

When her clan has doubts about her reason for taking Sheridan as a mate, Delenn is required to go to Minbar to attend "the Dreaming" and makes an important discovery in the process. Meanwhile, Sheridan sends Marcus and Franklin to Mars to make contact with the Mars Resistance in hopes they will aid Babylon 5's resistance against President Clark.

Racing Mars

Episode: 4x10 | Airdate: Apr 21, 1997

Racing Mars

Marcus and Franklin meet their liaison to the Mars resistance, but are unexpectedly greeted at gunpoint by the resistance itself. Meanwhile, Sheridan confronts Garibaldi about his recent attitude, and the rift between the two men continues to grow wider.

Lines of Communication

Episode: 4x11 | Airdate: Apr 28, 1997

Lines of Communication

Amidst increasing caste tensions on Minbar, Delenn investigates attacks on ships of races allied with the Minbari, and encounters the Drakh for the first time. On Mars, Franklin and Marcus attempt to persuade the resistance to assist Sheridan in opposing President Clark.

Conflicts of Interest

Episode: 4x12 | Airdate: May 5, 1997

Conflicts of Interest

Garibaldi receives his first assignment from his mysterious new employer - helping someone get on and off the station without having to pass through customs. Meanwhile, Ivanova makes preparations for the first broadcast of, The Voice of the Resistance, in an effort to combat President Clark's propaganda campaign.

Rumors, Bargains and Lies

Episode: 4x13 | Airdate: May 12, 1997

Rumors, Bargains and Lies

Sheridan hatches an eccentric plan to convince the League of Non-Aligned Worlds to accept White Star patrols on their borders, while Delenn seeks help from Neroon to end the civil war that has broken out on Minbar.

Moments of Transition

Episode: 4x14 | Airdate: May 19, 1997

Moments of Transition

In Minbar's capital city, the Warrior Caste demands the surrender of Delenn and the Religious Caste. Back on Babylon 5, Bester makes a disturbing offer to an increasingly desperate Lyta, and Sheridan is compelled to act after receiving horrible news from Ivanova.

No Surrender, No Retreat

Episode: 4x15 | Airdate: May 26, 1997

No Surrender, No Retreat

With President Clark having killed 10,000 unarmed refugees, Sheridan once again mobilizes for war. The first target: Proxima 3, which is being bombed into submission. At the same time, Londo tries to convince G'Kar to partake in a joint Centauri-Narn statement in support of the war against Clark.

Exercise of Vital Powers

Episode: 4x16 | Airdate: Jun 2, 1997

Exercise of Vital Powers

As Sheridan's forces continue towards Earth, Garibaldi is finally allowed to meet his employer, William Edgars, face to face on Mars, and after a telepath assisted interrogation, is finally told what he must do to gain Edgars' complete trust. Meanwhile, Dr. Franklin discovers that Lyta can influence the Shadow modified telepaths.

The Face of the Enemy

Episode: 4x17 | Airdate: Jun 9, 1997

The Face of the Enemy

After arranging for the arrest of Sheridan's father, Garibaldi gives his former commander the news, and urges him to come to Mars to arrange a rescue operation. But Garibaldi drugs Sheridan as soon as he gets there, and hands him over to Clark's forces. Meanwhile, Franklin and Lyta arrive on Mars with their cargo of frozen telepaths.

Intersections in Real Time

Episode: 4x18 | Airdate: Jun 16, 1997

Intersections in Real Time

In a bleak room, an Earth Alliance interrogator ruthlessly tries to force Sheridan to admit he was under alien influence and deliberately worked to undermine Earth.

Between the Darkness and the Light

Episode: 4x19 | Airdate: Oct 6, 1997

Between the Darkness and the Light

Garibaldi desperately tries to convince Lyta and Franklin that his recent behavior was caused by Bester as they organize a rescue for Sheridan. Meanwhile, Ivanova gets word that a trap has been set at the fleets' next rendezvous point, by a group of completely new advanced-technology destroyers.

Endgame

Episode: 4x20 | Airdate: Oct 13, 1997

Endgame

Sheridan commands the final assault on President Clark's forces with the help of Garibaldi, Franklin, Lyta and the Mars Resistance. Meanwhile, Marcus is determined to find a way to help Ivanova.

Rising Star

Episode: 4x21 | Airdate: Oct 20, 1997

Rising Star

To save Ivanova, Marcus has made the ultimate sacrifice. Clark is dead and the Earth Alliance civil war is over, but Sheridan must now face the consequences of his actions against Earth Force. Meanwhile, Delenn organizes the various races into a history-making Alliance.

The Deconstruction of Falling Stars

Episode: 4x22 | Airdate: Oct 27, 1997

The Deconstruction of Falling Stars

Far into the future, someone is archiving video clips pertaining to the fate of Earth and the Interstellar Alliance.

Season 5

No Compromises

Episode: 5x01 | Airdate: Jan 21, 1998

No Compromises

Sheridan is targeted by an assassin in the lead up to his inauguration as President of the Interstellar Alliance. At the behest of Sheridan, Captain Elizabeth Lochley arrives from Earth to take command of Babylon 5, just as a group of rogue telepaths come to the station looking for sanctuary.

The Very Long Night of Londo Mollari

Episode: 5x02 | Airdate: Jan 28, 1998

The Very Long Night of Londo Mollari

Londo suffers a heart attack and falls into a surreal dream, where he must face his greatest fear in order to survive. Elsewhere, Delenn learns that Lennier is planing to leave Babylon 5 to join the Rangers.

The Paragon of Animals

Episode: 5x03 | Airdate: Feb 4, 1998

The Paragon of Animals

Sheridan clashes with the various member worlds of the Alliance over the Declaration of Principles, and an isolated world asks for the Alliance's help in defending themselves against Raiders. Meanwhile, Garibaldi tries forming an intelligence unit of telepaths.

A View from the Gallery

Episode: 5x04 | Airdate: Feb 11, 1998

A View from the Gallery

As Babylon 5 comes under attack by an alien race, ordinary maintenance workers Mack and Bo work to keep the station running.

Learning Curve

Episode: 5x05 | Airdate: Feb 18, 1998

Learning Curve

Four rangers arrive from Minbar with a status report for Delenn, while a Downbelow racketeer decides it's time to get rid of Zack, and Garibaldi investigates Captain Lochley's background.

Strange Relations

Episode: 5x06 | Airdate: Feb 25, 1998

Strange Relations

Bester arrives at the station to arrest the Downbelow telepaths, and Londo barely escapes an assassination attempt when the ship he was to be aboard explodes.

Secrets of the Soul

Episode: 5x07 | Airdate: Mar 4, 1998

Secrets of the Soul

As more telepaths arrive at the station, the denizens of Downbelow start taking notice. Tensions build until one of the telepaths is assaulted, and the others decide to take revenge - against Byron's wishes. Meanwhile, Franklin tries to find out why the Hyach are hiding part of their medical history.

Day of the Dead

Episode: 5x08 | Airdate: Mar 11, 1998

Day of the Dead

After the Brakiri purchase a piece of the station for a religious festival, Babylon 5 becomes part of the their 'Day of the Dead' celebrations. At the same time, comedians Rebo and Zooty arrive to do a show on the station.

In the Kingdom of the Blind

Episode: 5x09 | Airdate: Mar 18, 1998

In the Kingdom of the Blind

Londo starts to suspect that all is not right on Centauri Prime, when a good friend is murdered. On Babylon 5, Byron tries to force the Interstellar Alliance council to give him and his telepaths a homeworld of their own.

A Tragedy of Telepaths

Episode: 5x10 | Airdate: Mar 25, 1998

A Tragedy of Telepaths

The telepaths have barred themselves inside an area of Downbelow, and their telepathic tricks force Lochley to ask Bester for help. On Centauri Prime, G'Kar finds an old friend locked in a cell beneath the Centauri Royal Court.

Phoenix Rising

Episode: 5x11 | Airdate: Apr 1, 1998

Phoenix Rising

The standoff between the telepaths, the Alliance and the Psi Corp continues and the fight with the violent faction of Byron's followers intensifies... until the rogues seize medlab - with Garibaldi and Franklin in it.

The Ragged Edge

Episode: 5x12 | Airdate: Apr 8, 1998

The Ragged Edge

The Alliance gets a break in their investigation of recent shipping line attacks, when they discover a possible witness may have survived and taken refuge on the Drazi homeworld. Garibaldi is sent to find him, but the Intelligence Chief's alcohol problem complicates the mission. G'Kar returns to Babylon 5 to discover that his book has been published, and he is now a revered religious figure.

The Corps is Mother, The Corps is Father

Episode: 5x13 | Airdate: Apr 15, 1998

The Corps is Mother, The Corps is Father

A telepath murders his roommate and escapes on a ship bound for Babylon 5. Bester is given the job of capturing him, and brings along two PSI Cop interns to show them how he works.

Meditations on the Abyss

Episode: 5x14 | Airdate: May 27, 1998

Meditations on the Abyss

Lennier undergoes Ranger training aboard one of the White Star vessels, while secretly on a mission for Delenn and the Alliance. Back on Babylon 5, the Drazi bug Londo's quarters and face the wrath of Vir.

Darkness Ascending

Episode: 5x15 | Airdate: Jun 3, 1998

Darkness Ascending

Lennier risks his life to investigate Centauri signals that may be connected to recent attacks. On the station, Lyta tries to continue Byron's dream of finding a homeworld for telepaths, and Lise visits Garibaldi only to discover he's drinking again.

And All My Dreams, Torn Asunder

Episode: 5x16 | Airdate: Jun 10, 1998

And All My Dreams, Torn Asunder

Evidence collected against the Centauri is presented to the council of the Interstellar Alliance, and a boycott against the Centauri is issued. In reaction, the Centauri withdrawal from the Alliance, making it clear that they will circumvent the blockade by force if necessary.

Movements of Fire and Shadow

Episode: 5x17 | Airdate: Jun 17, 1998

Movements of Fire and Shadow

As Sheridan finally authorizes the White Star fleet to participate in the war, Delenn travels to Minbar to start a Minbari-Earth joint project to build a prototype White Star destroyer class ship. Elsewhere, Vir hires Franklin and Lyta to investigate why the Drazi don't return the bodies from destroyed Centauri ships.

The Fall of Centauri Prime

Episode: 5x18 | Airdate: Oct 28, 1998

The Fall of Centauri Prime

As Centauri Prime is being bombarded, the Drakh, the real masters behind the war, reveal themselves to Londo. They force him to go along with their plan to alienate the Centauri from the Alliance, and use what's left as their new home.

The Wheel of Fire

Episode: 5x19 | Airdate: Nov 4, 1998

The Wheel of Fire

Earth Force orders the arrest of Lyta for financing terrorism against the PSI Corp. Meanwhile. Sheridan confronts Garibaldi about his drinking, and G'Kar struggles with his growing mass of worshippers.

Objects in Motion

Episode: 5x20 | Airdate: Nov 11, 1998

Objects in Motion

Tessa Holloran, former Number One of the Mars resistance, arrives with a warning for Lise and Michael - an assassin has been hired to kill them. Meanwhile, G'Kar prepares to leave Babylon 5 with Lyta, though not everybody is happy about it.

Objects at Rest

Episode: 5x21 | Airdate: Nov 18, 1998

Objects at Rest

It is near the end of 2262, and many changes are abound. Londo, G'Kar and Garibaldi have already left, and Franklin will be taking up his new position on Earth shortly. Elsewhere, Lennier makes a terrible choice and must face the consequences. Finally, Sheridan and Delenn leave for Minbar, where the Interstellar Alliance's recently finished headquarters are located.

Sleeping in Light

Episode: 5x22 | Airdate: Nov 25, 1998

Sleeping in Light

Twenty years after his death and resurrection at Z'ha'dum, and the end of the Shadow War, Sheridan feels his life force ebbing away and invites some old friends to gather for a final time.

Specials

Babylon 5: In the Beginning

Episode: S05 Special | Airdate: Jan 4, 1998

Babylon 5: In the Beginning

The Earth military encounters an alien race called the Minbari. Through a series of accidents and misunderstandings, a war breaks out that nearly results in the death of every human on Earth.

Babylon 5: Thirdspace

Episode: S05 Special | Airdate: Jul 19, 1998

Babylon 5: Thirdspace

When leftover Vorlon technology unleashes an ancient and overwhelming alien force, Babylon 5 is all that stands between these new enemies and the total annihilation of all life.

Babylon 5: River of Souls

Episode: S05 Special | Airdate: Nov 17, 1998

Babylon 5: River of Souls

An archaeologist brings his most recent find to Babylon 5: an orb containing one billion souls of an extinct race. When a Soul Hunter arrives to recover the souls, they escape and wreak havoc throughout the station, leaving Lochley, Zach and Garibaldi to save the station.

Babylon 5: A Call to Arms

Episode: S05 Special | Airdate: Jan 3, 1999

Babylon 5: A Call to Arms

When allies of the Shadows seek revenge against Earth, President Sheridan seeks aid in the unlikeliest of places in order to save his world.

Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers

Episode: S05 Special | Airdate: Jan 19, 2002

Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers

The adventures of a crew of Rangers, who are called upon to escort a group of diplomats and end up in conflict with a dangerous new enemy known as the Hand.

Babylon 5: The Lost Tales - Voices in the Dark

Episode: S05 Special | Airdate: Jul 31, 2007

Babylon 5: The Lost Tales - Voices in the Dark

While awaiting Sheridan's arrival on B5, Lochley summons a priest from Earth to help deal with an apparently supernatural being. When a technomage predicts that a young Centauri prince will someday become the Centauri emperor and destroy humanity, ISA President John Sheridan must decide whether to assassinate the prince.