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For the DS9 episode with a similar title, please see "Necessary Evil".

This is a list of cards from Necessary Evil, a series of the Star Trek Customizable Card Game: Second Edition from Decipher. This set included 180 cards with 18 foil cards. The difference between the regular cards and the foil cards is that the foil cards have a stylized Roman numeral "X" in the top right corner. This is the Star Trek CCG's Tenth Anniversary logo that also appears on the Tenth Anniversary Collection.

Dilemmas Edit

Equipment Edit

Events Edit

  • Accepting the Past
    • "Only when you accept it can you move beyond it."
  • All-Out War – Also a foil card
    • "You have sided against us in battle. And this we do not forgive... or forget."
  • Anything or Anyone – Also a foil card
  • Apprehended
  • At an Impasse
  • At What Cost?
    • "What I have done, I had to do."
  • Battle Lust
  • Biological Distinctiveness
  • Captain on the Bridge
    • "I am still somewhat in awe of its size and complexity"
  • Caught in the Act
  • Collateral Damage
  • Deep Hatred
    • "I would rather die than pollute my body with Klingon filth."
  • Deploy the Fleet
  • Desperate Sacrifice
  • Endangered
    • "Tell them to stop, or I'll kill everyone in this room, starting with you."
      • Lt. Cmdr. Data while under the influence of the Ux-Mal
  • Escaping Detection
  • Far-Seeing Eyes
  • Field Studies
  • Forcing Their Hand
  • Forever Linked
    • "We shall always retain the best part of the other... inside us."
  • Getting Under Your Skin
  • Gunboat Diplomacy
    • "Would you like something to eat, Captain?"
  • Hollow Pleasantries
    • "Captain Sisko, I can't tell you how happy I am to see you again."
  • Holographic Hoax
    • "In the meantime, Ambassador Spock will be telling his people to welcome the peace envoy."
  • Militia Patrol
  • Misdirection
  • Mission Accomplished
    • "Once again, we've saved civilization as we know it."
      • Captain James T. Kirk
  • More Than Meets the Eye
  • Mutual Advantage
  • No Escape
  • Organized Terrorist Activities
  • Party Atmosphere
    • "How can you listen to this without feeling the urge to dance?"
  • Power Shift
    • "I knew they would never give us our freedom. I would have to take it."
  • Prison Compound
  • Pulling the Strings
    • "Needless to say, it is very important that the Dominion's part in this remain secret."
  • Ressikan Flute
  • Running a Tight Ship
    • "I won't allow fear to undermine this crew's sense of purpose... even if that fear is justified."
  • Shared Problems
    • "Well, it seems as if we're stuck with each other."
      • Captain Jean-Luc Picard
  • Standing Your Ground
    • "Let's make sure history never forgets the name... Enterprise."
  • Storage Compartment – Also a foil card
  • Targeted for Assimilation
  • Tempted By Flesh
  • The Key to Victory
    • "You see, we have an ally we never knew we had."
      • Gul Dukat
  • The Perfect Tool
    • "Welcome, Mister La Forge."
  • Thought Maker
  • Undercover Resource
  • VIP Welcome
    • "We hope your journey will be pleasant and comfortable."
      • Captain Jean-Luc Picard
  • We Are Back
    • "Yes, we have indeed been negligent, Captain, but no more."
  • You've Always Been My Favorite – Also a foil card
  • Your Fear Will Destroy You
    • "Think of it. Just four of us, and look at the havoc we've wrought."
      • The Changeling that impersonated Chief O'Brien

Interrupts Edit

  • Allies on the Inside
  • Brainwashing
  • Chance Observation
    • "Keep those lovely eyes on Commander Suran"
      • Shinzon
  • Indomitable
  • Knowledge and Experience – Also a foil card
  • Lying in Wait
  • Natural Instincts
    • "We'll have to fly by the seat of our pants."
      • Major Kira Nerys
  • One-Upsmanship
    • "Well, there's one difference between us – I'm hungry"
    • "The difference is your weakness, Captain, not mine."
  • Operational Necessity
    • "You know that certain times you do things that you're not proud of to accomplish the mission."
  • Outlining the Stakes
    • "His defection will be a profound blow to Romulus."
  • Reborn
  • The First of Many
  • The Order of Things
  • The Rite of Emergence
    • "I wish you'd stop being afraid of me. It's not like we're strangers."

Personnel Edit

Bajoran Edit

Borg Edit

  • Defragmentation Drone
    • Task: Scan active directives for outdated instructions from the hive mind. Purge.
  • Examination Drone
    • Task: Process data on recent contact with alien species. Analyze.
  • Facilitation Drone
    • Task: Process requisitions of informational and biological resources. Access.
  • Five of Twelve, Secondary Adjunct of Trimatrix 942
  • Reconnaissance Drone
    • Task: Scout areas where resistance is anticipated. Secure.

Cardassian Edit

  • Aamin Marritza, Honorable Patriot
    • "Major, you have to go out and tell them I'm Gul Darhe'el."
      • Aamin Marritza
  • Broca, Groveling Lackey
    • "But I've done everything you've asked! I tell you, I'm loyal!"
  • Hogue, Student of Political Ethics
  • Kira Nerys, Iliana GhemorAlso a foil card
    • "You can mutilate me, change my appearance; you are never going to convince me that I am a Cardassian."
      • Major Kira Nerys
  • Mila, Trusted Confidante
    • "What you're proposing is suicide. ... Alright, I'll prepare some food. Nobody should die on an empty stomach."
      • Mila
  • Odo, Impartial Investigator – Also a foil card
    • "I suppose I'm considered a neutral observer."
      • Odo
  • Rusot, Proud Nationalist
    • "It doesn't seem right, all this plotting and secrecy. What are we? Romulans?"
      • Gul Rusot
  • Seskal, Comrade in Arms
  • Toran, Ambitious Brute
    • "I will take over from here."
      • Gul Toran

Dominion Edit

  • Amar'itak
  • Founder Architect
  • Leyton Founder
  • Luaran, Cautious Inspector
  • O'Brien Founder, Agent Provocateur
    • "We're smarter than Solids. We're better than you. And most importantly, we do not fear you the way you fear us."
      • The Changeling that impersonated Chief O'Brien
  • Odo Founder, Adept Imposter – Also a foil card
    • "Wait... it's me, Odo."
  • Rodak'koden
  • Weyoun, Warship Commander
    • "As I see it, you have two choices. Either you remove the mines... or we will take this station from you and remove them ourselves."
      • Weyoun

Federation Edit

  • Beverly Crusher, Chief Physician
    • "My feelings about my husband's death will have no effect on the way I serve you, this vessel, or this mission."
      • Dr. Beverly Crusher
  • Data, Pinocchio
    • "I am superior, sir, in many ways. But I would gladly give it up to be Human."
      • Lt. Cmdr. Data
  • Deanna Troi, Ship's Counselor
    • "I can sense only strong emotions."
      • Counselor Deanna Troi
  • Dorian Collins, Acting Chief Petty Officer
    • "I felt like I met God every morning."
      • Acting Chief Dorian Collins
  • Geordi La Forge, Conn Officer
    • "... it was just one long adventure."
      • Lt. Geordi La Forge
  • Guinan, Listener – Also a foil card
    • "My name is Guinan. I tend bar, and I listen."
      • Guinan
  • Jadzia Dax, Problem Solver – Also a foil card
    • "I told you this was going to be a tough assignment when we came here."
      • Lt. Cmdr. Jadzia Dax
  • Jake Sisko, Reporter Behind the Lines
    • "There's a war going on and I'm a reporter. This is where I belong."
      • Jake Sisko
  • Kalita, Maquis Pilot
  • Karen Farris, Rigorous Leader
    • "We can't afford to have young cadets thinking about mommy and daddy when they need to be concentrating on their duties."
      • Acting Commander Karen Farris
  • Lenara Kahn, Wormhole Theorist
  • Miles O'Brien, Repair Chief
    • "'Fix the replicators, Chief.' 'My console's offline, Chief.' I should have transferred to a cargo drone. No people, no complaints."
      • An overworked Chief Miles O'Brien
  • Riley Shepard, Confident Cadet
    • "They were the best of the best. Red Squad received special training, special quarters, special everything."
  • Seth Matthews, Red Squad Cadet
  • Tamal, Technician
  • Tim Watters, Valiant Captain
    • "You're Starfleet. You're Red Squad. And you're the best."
      • Acting Captain Tim Watters
  • William T. Riker, First Officer
    • "I have no problem with following any rules you lay down, short of compromising your safety."
      • Cmdr. William T. Riker
  • Worf, Conn Officer
    • "I was buried under the rubble and left for dead."
      • Lt. j.g. Worf

Klingon Edit

  • B'Etor, Ambitious Renegade
    • "I hope for your sake you are initiating a mating ritual."
      • B'Etor
  • Jadzia Dax, Sworn Ally
    • "No Klingon warrior would leave a comrade behind while he goes off to battle."
      • Lt. Jadzia Dax
  • K'Tal, Senior Council Member
    • "Your enemies have been destroyed. You stand alone. Do you wish to claim leadership of the Council?"
      • K'Tal
  • Lursa, Ambitious Renegade
    • "... now we have a weapon of unlimited power."
      • Lursa
  • William T. Riker, Exchange OfficerAlso a foil card
    • "I have been assigned to serve this ship and to obey your orders and I will do exactly that."
      • Cmdr. William T. Riker

Non-Aligned Edit

  • Aaron Conor, Born Leader
    • "... I found today exhilarating. Meeting you, meeting new people, with new ideas..."
      • Aaron Conor
  • Crosis, Fanatical Lieutenant – Also a foil card
    • "I was like you once, without... feeling."
      • Crosis
  • Data, Loyal Brother
    • "In a quest such as ours, sacrifices have to be made."
      • Lt. Cmdr. Data
  • Goval, Follower of the One
  • Hannah Bates, Biosphere Expert
    • "Suddenly our eyes have been opened to the infinite possibilities."
      • Hannah Bates
  • Lore, The One – Also a foil card
    • "I gave them their purpose. And they gave me mine."
      • Lore
  • Martin Benbeck, Strict Interpreter
    • "Your presence here has already begun to affect the entire balance of our society."
      • Martin Benbeck
  • Morik
  • Reide

Romulan Edit

  • B'Etor, Romulan Conspirator – Also a foil card
    • "We don't want you to judge us by your experience with our brother."
      • B'Etor
  • Bochra, Loyal Centurion
    • "No wonder your race is weak. You waste time and resources on defective children."
      • Centurion Bochra
  • Kell, Romulan Accomplice
  • Koval, Chairman of the Tal Shiar
    • "Now we'll have our private talk."
      • Chairman Koval
  • Lursa, Romulan Conspirator – Also a foil card
    • "If you rule against us and we are victorious in a war against Gowron... it would mean the end of the alliance with the Federation."
      • Lursa
  • Mareth
  • Parem, Special Security
  • Relam
  • Sela, Devious Schemer
    • "Your dream of reunification is not dead. It will simply take a different form – the Romulan conquest of Vulcan."
      • Sela
  • Selok, Deep Cover Operative
  • Setek
  • Tamarith, Reformist
  • Taul

Ships Edit

Bajoran Edit

  • Talnot

Federation Edit

Klingon Edit

Table Edit

Type and AffiliationTitleRarityCard #
Dilemma A Devil Scorned Common 4C1
Dilemma A Pleasant Surprise Common 4C2
Dilemma A Royal Hunt Common 4C3
Dilemma Alluring Spy Common 4C4
Dilemma B'omar Stipulations Common 4C5
Dilemma Back Room Dealings Common 4C6
Dilemma Biochemical Hyperacceleration Rare 4R7
Dilemma Bleeding to Death Uncommon 4U8
Dilemma Broken Captive Rare 4R9
Dilemma Cave-In Uncommon 4U10
Dilemma Counterinsurgency Program Rare 4R11
Dilemma Dealing With Pressure Uncommon 4U12
Dilemma Echo Papa Stasis Field Common 4C13
Dilemma Formal Hearing Uncommon 4U14
Dilemma Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? Common 4C15
Dilemma Harsh Conditions Uncommon 4U16
Dilemma In the Way Common 4C17
Dilemma In Training Rare 4R18
Dilemma Lack of Preparation Common 4C19
Dilemma Language Barrier Common 4C20
Dilemma On Foreign Ground Common 4C21
Dilemma Renegade Ambush Uncommon 4U22
Dilemma Short Circuit Uncommon 4U23
Dilemma Side by Side Uncommon 4U24
Dilemma Talosian Trial Rare 4R25
Dilemma Test of Wisdom Common 4C26
Dilemma The Dreamer and the Dream Rare 4R27
Dilemma Tsiolkovsky Infection Rare 4R28
Dilemma Ungracious Hosts Uncommon 4U29
Dilemma Whisper in the Dark Rare 4R30
Dilemma Your Moment is Fading Common 4C31
Equipment Emergency Transport Unit Common 4C32
Equipment The Stone of Gol Uncommon 4U33
Equipment The Sword of Kahless Rare 4R34
Event Accepting the Past Rare 4R35
Event All-Out War Rare 4R36
Event Anything or Anyone Rare 4R37
Event Apprehended Uncommon 4U38
Event At An Impasse Uncommon 4U39
Event At What Cost? Rare 4R40
Event Battle Lust Uncommon 4U41
Event Biological Distinctiveness Uncommon 4U42
Event Captain on the Bridge Common 4C43
Event Caught in the Act Rare 4R44
Event Collateral Damage Common 4C45
Event Deep Hatred Common 4C46
Event Deploy the Fleet Uncommon 4U47
Event Desperate Sacrifice Uncommon 4U48
Event Endangered Rare 4R49
Event Escaping Detection Uncommon 4U50
Event Far-Seeing Eyes Rare 4R51
Event Field Studies Rare 4R52
Event Forcing Their Hand Uncommon 4U53
Event Forever Linked Uncommon 4U54
Event Getting Under Your Skin Uncommon 4U55
Event Gunboat Diplomacy Common 4C56
Event Hollow Pleasantries Common 4C57
Event Holographic Hoax Common 4C58
Event Militia Patrol Rare 4R59
Event Misdirection Uncommon 4U60
Event Mission Accomplished Uncommon 4U61
Event More Than Meets the Eye Uncommon 4U62
Event Mutual Advantage Common 4C63
Event No Escape Common 4C64
Event Organized Terrorist Activities Rare 4R65
Event Party Atmosphere Common 4C66
Event Power Shift Uncommon 4U67
Event Prison Compound Rare 4R68
Event Pulling the Strings Common 4C69
Event Ressikan Flute Rare 4R70
Event Running a Tight Ship Rare 4R71
Event Shared Problems Common 4C72
Event Standing Your Ground Common 4C73
Event Storage Compartment Rare 4R74
Event Targeted for Assimilation Uncommon 4U75
Event Tempted By Flesh Uncommon 4U76
Event The Key to Victory Common 4C77
Event The Perfect Tool Rare 4R78
Event Thought Maker Rare 4R79
Event Undercover Resource Uncommon 4U80
Event VIP Welcome Common 4C81
Event We Are Back Common 4C82
Event You've Always Been My Favorite Rare 4R83
Event Your Fear Will Destroy You Uncommon 4U84
Interrupt Allies on the Inside Rare 4R85
Interrupt Brainwashing Rare 4R86
Interrupt Chance Observation Common 4C87
Interrupt Indomitable Uncommon 4U88
Interrupt Knowledge and Experience Rare 4R89
Interrupt Lying in Wait Uncommon 4U90
Interrupt Natural Instincts Uncommon 4U91
Interrupt One-Upmanship Uncommon 4U92
Interrupt Operational Necessity Uncommon 4U93
Interrupt Outlining the Stakes Rare 4R94
Interrupt Reborn Uncommon 4U95
Interrupt The First of Many Common 4C96
Interrupt The Order of Things Common 4C97
Interrupt The Rite of Emergence Rare 4R98
Personnel – Bajoran Anneli Common 4C99
Personnel – Bajoran Bareil Antos, Opaka's Protector Rare 4R100
Personnel – Bajoran Day Kannu Uncommon 4U101
Personnel – Bajoran Dukat, Anjohl Tennan Rare 4R102
Personnel – Bajoran Kira Meru, Comfort Woman Rare 4R103
Personnel – Bajoran Krim, Thoughtful Tactician Rare 4R104
Personnel – Bajoran Kulan, Militia Soldier Common 4C105
Personnel – Bajoran Leeta, Rebel Supporter Rare 4R106
Personnel – Bajoran Razka Karn, Scavenger Common 4C107
Personnel – Bajoran Solbor, Faithful Attendant Rare 4R108
Personnel – Bajoran Surmak Ren, Medical Administrator Uncommon 4U109
Personnel – Bajoran Treyam, Militia Soldier Common 4C110
Personnel – Borg Defragmentation Drone Common 4C111
Personnel – Borg Examination Drone Common 4C112
Personnel – Borg Facilitation Drone Uncommon 4U113
Personnel – Borg Five of Twelve, Secondary Adjunct of Trimatrix 942 Uncommon 4U114
Personnel – Borg Reconnaissance Drone Uncommon 4U115
Personnel – Cardassian Aamin Marritza, Honorable Patriot Uncommon 4U116
Personnel – Cardassian Broca, Groveling Lackey Uncommon 4U117
Personnel – Cardassian Hogue, Student of Political Ethics Common 4C118
Personnel – Cardassian Kira Nerys, Iliana Ghemor Rare 4R119
Personnel – Cardassian Mila, Trusted Confidante Uncommon 4U120
Personnel – Cardassian Odo, Impartial Investigator Rare 4R121
Personnel – Cardassian Rusot, Proud Nationalist Uncommon 4U122
Personnel – Cardassian Seskal, Comrade in Arms Uncommon 4U123
Personnel – Cardassian Toran, Ambitious Brute Rare 4R124
Personnel – Dominion Amar'itak Common 4C125
Personnel – Dominion Founder Architect Rare 4R126
Personnel – Dominion Leyton Founder, Hostile Operative Common 4C127
Personnel – Dominion Luaran, Cautious Inspector Uncommon 4U128
Personnel – Dominion O'Brien Founder, Agent Provocateur Uncommon 4U129
Personnel – Dominion Odo Founder, Adept Imposter Rare 4R130
Personnel – Dominion Rodak'koden Rare 4R131
Personnel – Dominion Weyoun, Warship Commander Uncommon 4U132
Personnel – Federation Beverly Crusher, Chief Physician Rare 4R133
Personnel – Federation Data, Pinocchio Rare 4R134
Personnel – Federation Deanna Troi, Ship's Counselor Uncommon 4U135
Personnel – Federation Dorian Collins, Acting Chief Petty Officer Common 4C136
Personnel – Federation Geordi La Forge, Conn Officer Uncommon 4U137
Personnel – Federation Guinan, Listener Rare 4R138
Personnel – Federation Jadzia Dax, Problem Solver Rare 4R139
Personnel – Federation Jake Sisko, Reporter Behind the Lines Rare 4R140
Personnel – Federation Kalita, Maquis Pilot Uncommon 4U141
Personnel – Federation Karen Farris, Rigorous Leader Common 4C142
Personnel – Federation Lenara Kahn, Wormhole Theorist Uncommon 4U143
Personnel – Federation Miles O'Brien, Repair Chief Uncommon 4U144
Personnel – Federation Riley Shepard, Confident Cadet Common 4C145
Personnel – Federation Seth Matthews, Red Squad Cadet Common 4C146
Personnel – Federation Tamal, Technician Common 4C147
Personnel – Federation Tim Watters, Valiant Captain Uncommon 4U148
Personnel – Federation William T. Riker, First Officer Rare 4R149
Personnel – Federation Worf, Conn Officer Rare 4R150
Personnel – Klingon B'Etor, Ambitious Renegade Rare 4R151
Personnel – Klingon Jadzia Dax, Sworn Ally Rare 4R152
Personnel – Klingon K'Tal, Senior Council Member Common 4C153
Personnel – Klingon Lursa, Ambitious Renegade Rare 4R154
Personnel – Klingon William T. Riker, Exchange Officer Rare 4R155
Personnel – Non-Aligned Aaron Conor, Born Leader Common 4C156
Personnel – Non-Aligned Crosis, Fanatical Lieutenant Rare 4R157
Personnel – Non-Aligned Data, Loyal Brother Rare 4R158
Personnel – Non-Aligned Goval, Follower of the One Uncommon 4U159
Personnel – Non-Aligned Hannah Bates, Biosphere Expert Common 4C160
Personnel – Non-Aligned Lore, The One Rare 4R161
Personnel – Non-Aligned Martin Benbeck, Strict Interpreter Common 4C162
Personnel – Non-Aligned Morik Common 4C163
Personnel – Non-Aligned Reide Common 4C164
Personnel – Romulan B'Etor, Romulan Conspirator Rare 4R165
Personnel – Romulan Bochra, Loyal Centurion Uncommon 4U166
Personnel – Romulan Kell, Romulan Accomplice Common 4C167
Personnel – Romulan Koval, Chairman of the Tal Shiar Rare 4R168
Personnel – Romulan Lursa, Romulan Conspirator Rare 4R169
Personnel – Romulan Mareth Common 4C170
Personnel – Romulan Parem, Special Security Uncommon 4U171
Personnel – Romulan Relam Common 4C172
Personnel – Romulan Sela, Devious Schemer Rare 4R173
Personnel – Romulan Selok, Deep Cover Operative Common 4C174
Personnel – Romulan Setek Common 4C175
Personnel – Romulan Tamarith, Reformist Uncommon 4U176
Personnel – Romulan Taul Common 4C177
Ship – Bajoran Talnot Uncommon 4U178
Ship – Federation USS Valiant, Red Squad Training Ship Uncommon 4U179
Ship – Klingon IKS Ning'tao Rare 4R180
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