Tag Archives: Stargate

SG-1: Starkont Gatruum

[Contains an easily exploitable Asgard core and SPOILERS!!!] Although I felt the tenth season of Stargate: SG-1 came to a fairly satisfying conclusion with the (presumed) “death” of the Ori, their pesky Priors were still floating around the galaxy, spreading … Continue reading

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“Because… You Are Also… A Tortoise!”

[Contains vagina monologues and SPOILERS!!!] Season ten of Stargate: SG-1 saw Claudia Black promoted to main cast member status, and her image added to the opening credits… though it wasn’t until ep #10.9 (“Company of Thieves”) that ‘Vala Mal Doran’ … Continue reading

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Fargate: FG-1

[Contains plagues, pestilence, and SPOILERS!!!] While I was working through the previous season of Stargate: SG-1, I kept thinking I should give more credit to Amanda Tapping, who’s delivered consistently strong and charming performances across all eight seasons, in both … Continue reading

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Meet The New Boss, Same As The Old Boss…

[Contains a fish-free lake and SPOILERS!!!] Season seven of Stargate: SG-1 ended with the President assigning a civilian commander to oversee the program… but it wasn’t long before she was shuffled over to a spin-off series, so that Jack could … Continue reading

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“Let Them Do Their Job, Sir”

[Contains all the knowledge of The Ancients and SPOILERS!!!] My hopes that Stargate: SG-1 might embrace a more international and less jingoistic stance were raised and dashed again by ep #6.17 (“Disclosure”), in which representatives from the Chinese, French and UK … Continue reading

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SG-1: Scant Guests

[Contains unwanted alien advances and SPOILERS!!!] Over the past few months, I’ve been working my way through seasons three, four and five of Stargate: SG-1… but haven’t really had much to say about them. After a rocky start, the show … Continue reading

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“Cloak-and-Dagger Stuff”

I thought the second season of Stargate: SG-1 was a big improvement on the first, as they fleshed out the show’s universe, and addressed some of the issues I ranted about in my previous post. With the team coming face-to-face … Continue reading

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Docs & Nox

I’ve finished watching the first season of Stargate: SG-1 now, and… well, it probably isn’t fair to compare the two franchises, but given a straight choice I’d much rather be watching a Star Trek show*, for these two reasons: Firstly, … Continue reading

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SG-1: Salacious Gawping

Having polished off two seasons of Stargate: Universe, I decided to jump back through a wormhole to the 1990s and work my way through the series that started it all, Stargate: SG-1 (after first checking out the original movie, which … Continue reading

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SGU: Sexy Geek Unfairness

[Contains faulty stasis-pods and SPOILERS!!!] For the past few weeks I’ve been working my way through both seasons of Stargate: Universe, which follows a bunch of random soldiers, scientists and civilians who escape an exploding planet by leaping through a stargate … Continue reading

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