Season Four Episode Guide

The Hour of the Wolf

Episode #: 401
Air Date: 11.04.96
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Delenn, Ivanova and Lyta take a dangerous trip to Z'Ha'Dum in search of Sheridan, as the fragile new alliance begins to falter. G'Kar goes in search of Mr. Garibaldi, and Londo learns that the Centauri emperor has made a deal with the Devil.

Whatever Happened to Mr. Garibaldi

Episode #: 402
Air Date: 11.11.96
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G'Kar attempts to elude capture by the Centauri, while Delenn rallies the Rangers for a final strike against the Shadows. Sheridan contemplates the purpose of his life.

The Summoning

Episode #: 403
Air Date: 11.18.96
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With Sheridan believed to be dead, the fragile alliance against the Shadows begins to fall apart. Garibaldi is found, and the Vorlons begin moving against any world touched by the Shadows.

Falling Toward Apotheosis

Episode #: 404
Air Date: 11.25.96
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Sheridan moves against the new Vorlon ambassador as the Vorlon fleet continues down its path of mass destruction. Mollari learns how mad Emperor Cartagia truly is.

The Long Night

Episode #: 405
Air Date: 01.27.97
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Londo and Vir make their move against the Centauri emperor, as the Shadows reveal a terrifying new weapon. Ivanova and Lorien go in search of more First Ones, and Sheridan and Delenn try to lure the Shadows and Vorlons into a final confrontation.

Into the Fire

Episode #: 406
Air Date: 02.03.97
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Sheridan, Delenn and the new alliance orchestrate a final confrontation with the Shadows and the Vorlons. Londo concludes his relationship with Morden.


Episode #: 407
Air Date: 02.10.97
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Bester arrives with information that could benefit the station, but only if they act quickly. The crew investigates Z'Ha'Dum. Garibaldi makes a suspicious career move.

The Illusion of Truth

Episode #: 408
Air Date: 02.17.97
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A reporter from ISN convinces Sheridan and Delenn to participate in a story on Babylon 5, though his true motives become clear when the slanderous piece airs.


Episode #: 409
Air Date: 02.24.97
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Delenn is required to undergo a Minbari ritual when her clan learns of her intention to marry a human, forcing her to come to terms with her role in the Earth-Minbari War. Franklin and Marcus are sent on an undercover mission to Mars.

Racing Mars

Episode #: 410
Air Date: 04.21.97
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Franklin and Marcus meet in secret with the Mars Resistance, who find that they have fallen victim to a spy in their ranks. Sheridan confronts Garibaldi about his disloyalty.

Lines of Communication

Episode #: 411
Air Date: 04.28.97
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Delenn investigates attacks on Minbari allies, and comes face-to-face with a dark new enemy. Marcus and Franklin try to persuade the Mars Resistance to agree to Sheridan's plan to overthrow Clark's regime.

Conflicts of Interest

Episode #: 412
Air Date: 05.05.97
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Garibaldi is solicited by a wealthy businessman from Mars -- the husband of his former lover -- and offered a lucrative job. Ivanova prepares for the first broadcast of the Voice of the Resistance.

Rumors, Bargains and Lies

Episode #: 413
Air Date: 05.12.97
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Delenn allies with a member of the Warrior Caste to try and stop a civil war. Sheridan devises a scheme to convince the League of Non-aligned Worlds to accept his defense plan.

Moments of Transition

Episode #: 414
Air Date: 05.19.97
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When the Religious Caste is forced to surrender, Delenn offers herself as a sacrifice in order to bring an end to the Minbari civil war. Lyta receives a troubling offer from the Psi-Corp.

No Surrender, No Retreat

Episode #: 415
Air Date: 05.26.97
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Sheridan and his allies begin their march toward Earth by attempting to liberate Proxima 3, set on removing President Clark from power. Mollari attempts to gain G'Kar's support for the effort.

Exercise of Vital Powers

Episode #: 416
Air Date: 06.02.97
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While Sheridan's journey to Earth continues, Garibaldi travels to Mars to meet his new employer. Franklin attempts once again to free a group of telepaths from Shadow implants.

The Face of the Enemy

Episode #: 417
Air Date: 06.09.97
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Sheridan's fleet continues to find new allies. Garibaldi convinces the captain to meet him on Mars, and hands him over to Clark's forces -- but finds his own worst enemy waiting for him.

Intersections In Real Time

Episode #: 418
Air Date: 06.16.97
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Sheridan is physically and psychologically tortured by Clark's forces in an attempt to make him publicly repent of his disloyal actions.

Between the Darkness and the Light

Episode #: 419
Air Date: 10.06.97
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Ivanova and the assault fleet rush to intercept a new class of Earthforce destroyers. Garibaldi locates the Mars Resistance, and launches a plan to free Captain Sheridan.


Episode #: 420
Air Date: 10.13.97
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Sheridan leads the final assault on Earth, to seize power from President Clark. Marcus takes a desperate action to try and save Ivanova.

Rising Star

Episode #: 421
Air Date: 10.20.97
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In the wake of Earth's civil war, Sheridan turns himself over to have his fate decided by Earthgov. Delenn, Londo and G'Kar act to form a new Interstellar Alliance.

The Deconstruction of Falling Stars

Episode #: 422
Air Date: 10.27.97
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The legacy of Babylon 5 is considered from 100 years, 500 years, 1,000 years and 1 million years in the future.