- Creator's Favorite Episode: As bleak as this episode is, it's one of Alexander Siddig's personal favorites.
- Directed by Cast Member: By René Auberjonois, in fact.
- Hide Your Pregnancy: Nana Visitor started to become visibly pregnant while filming this episode, hence why she is only sitting on the runabout.
- Troubled Production: The sets were damaged by heavy rain, and production had to be halted for three days until they could be rebuilt.
Trivia / Star Trek Deep Space Nine S 04 E 24 The Quickening