- Episode Description
The crew of Excalibur is called in to investigate strange happenings at a mining colony.
- Cast & Crew
Daniel Dae Kim
J. Michael Straczynski
- Fan Reviews (1)
"The Long Road" is a good episode by itself, but stands out for what it adds to our knowledge of Galen and Technomages.
- Trivia & Quotes
(Gideon is playing an unsuccessful solo game of basketball)
Gideon: That's the third time, in and out! That hoop is defective, man! Cheap, lousy, piece of...
Matheson: I believe you were saying something about "calming the spirit"?
Gideon: Complaining about the court's part of the game, John.
Gideon: They report seeing a dragon.
Gideon: A dragon.. Big as a skyscraper.
Galen: Aaah, breathing fire and all that?
Gideon: Supposedly, yes. But they haven't found any damage. Can't be much of a dragon.
Galen: Did they say what color it was? Red, green, black...?
Gideon: Gold, with red eyes. Why?
Galen: No reason, just curious.
Galen: Well, I'll go and get ready to meet them, then.
Gideon: I haven't invited you yet.
Galen: You will.
Lt. Meyers: A twelve-ton cargo transport disappeared entirely from our planet-side base for two days. When it reappeared, we discovered that the engines had been removed and replaced with a substance resembling peanut butter. (Galen laughs)
Galen: And if I'm right, it's definitely something you should see.
Gideon: And if you're wrong?
Galen: Oh well, that hardly seems likely, does it?
Tracy Scoggins, David Allen Brooks, Marjean Holden, and Carrie Dobro are credited but don't appear.
Alwyn is played by Edward Woodward, Peter Woodward's father. Peter is Galen, the Technomage.