* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: Too many to be counted. One of the best is the duel on Byss, at the end of ''Against All Odds'', between [[spoiler:Emperor Palpatine and Ben Sisko]].
** Even if it marks the start of Luke's fall to the Dark Side, using the Force to smash a bunch of Borg Cubes into each other is extremely Badass.
* CrowningMomentOfFunny: Blood of Heroes Part XXXI
-->[[spoiler:"I'm Romal," the Devaronian said. "I speak for the Borg."]]
-->[[spoiler:Admiral Yunar looked him over. "You don't look like a Borg," he remarked.]]
-->[[spoiler:"No, admiral, I'm their attorney."]]
* MoralEventHorizon: When Ben Skywalker kills [[spoiler: Jorri]].
** [[spoiler: Luke killing Chewbacca]] is probably the moment most readers realize just how bad this {{Face Heel Turn}} really is.
* NightmareFuel: [[spoiler: Captain Lennox's]] assimilation in Part VII of ''Worlds Without End''.
* RootingForTheEmpire: A literal example, during parts of the series.
* TheWoobie: "They're going to take it all away from you, [[spoiler:Sebastian]]." And boy, do they ever.