"The Embry Drop"
Battlestar Galactica: Season Zero #4 (Dynamite)
Writer: Brandon Jerwa
Pencils: Jackson Herbert
Cover: Jackson Herbert
Starbuck and Helo disobey orders to
track the terrorists; Colonial Intelligence takes command of the
Read the story summary of this issue at the Battlestar Wiki
Battlestar Galactica: Season Zero
was a 13-issue mini-series published by Dynamite
Entertainment, covering the crew's adventures starting with
Commander Adama assigned to the command of the Galactica,
two years before the fall of the Colonies.
Characters appearing or mentioned in this story
Dipper (mistakenly referred to as Ripper)
Petty Officer Dualla
Julian DiMarco (unrevealed until "Hostile Takeover")
As in the previous issue ("Loose Cannon"),
Petty Officer Dualla is mistakenly referred to as "lieutenant"
here; she is not promoted to junior lieutenant until some time
during the rag-tag fleet's stay at New Caprica.
On page 14, panel 6, a model sailing ship is seen in the
background in Commander Adama's quarters.
In episodes of BSG2000, Commander/Admiral Adama is seen building
ship models on a few occasions.
The unrevealed benefactor of the Sagittaron terrorists who
appears in this issue is revealed to be retired Admiral
When Agent Levin of Colonial Intelligence assumes command of the
Galactica and orders Commander Adama and Colonel Tigh
to be held in the brig, he informs Lt. Gaeta that he is now
second-in-command. This is temporary, of course.