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The Geekender June 12-14: What are you reading/watching/playing?
Blastr Staff

From hobbits to superheroes, our writers have a full slate of sci-fi, fantasy and horror to get through this weekend. Check out our picks, and then let us know yours!

Stargate turns 20: Our 19 favorite memories from two decades through the ‘gate
Trent Moore

It’s hard to believe that, 20 years ago this week, the little sci-fi flick Stargate opened and went on to bank a solid, but not spectacular, box-office haul.

First trailer for indie sci-fi flick Debug from Stargate alums David Hewlett and Jason Momoa
Trent Moore

If you’ve been jonesing for the good ol’ days when Stargate Atlantis was a staple of the TV schedule, we have some good news — two of the show's stars have reunited for a new indie sci-fi flick.

Connor Trinneer reveals how Star Trek: Enterprise gave him ‘enough rope to hang myself’
Nathalie Caron

Star Trek’s Connor Trinneer has revealed how much liberty he was afforded in bringing Commander Charles "Trip" Tucker III to life on Enterprise. The words "rope" and "hang" came up.

EXCLUSIVE: Jewel Staite on why 'I'll be a Browncoat forever.'
Kathie Huddleston

Find out who actress Jewel Staite thinks would win in a fight: Dr. Jennifer Keller or Kaylee Frye.

Rumor of the day: Aborted Stargate TV movie back on track (just not as a movie)
Trent Moore

When Stargate Atlantis was axed in 2009, plans for a TV movie meant to wrap up the series were left hanging in the wind. Until now ... kind of. Hopefully.

Thrones' Jason Momoa explains why he turned down a role in Marvel's Guardians
Trent Moore

Before Dave Bautista locked down the role of Drax in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, sci-fi vet Jason Momoa (Game of Thrones) was up for the gig.

Hulu picks up that sci-fi web series chock full of Stargate alums
Trent Moore

Remember that Blade Runner-ish web series State of Syn we told you about, which was made up mostly of former Stargate stars? Well, its audience is about to get a lot bigger.

16 Stargate gifts to bring back through the wormhole this holiday
Trent Moore

The franchise might not be on the air anymore these days, but Stargate still has a boatload of fans — and can still inspire some awesome gift ideas this holiday season.

See the new sci-fi web series that reunites the Stargate Atlantis cast
Trent Moore

Have you been missing the old Stargate Atlantis gang? Good news! Some of the cast is back together for an intriguing new sci-fi web series.

Ouch! Foolish guy gets slapped around by Game of Thrones star
Dany Roth

Jason Momoa has played Ronon Dex, Conan, and Khal Drogo. So no one's dumb enough to get into a slap fight with him, right? Oops.

Little-known sci-fi fact: How Farscape kept Ben Browder from starring in Stargate Atlantis
Trent Moore

Sure, we all know that Ben Browder stepped in to lead SG-1 during the show’s last few years — but he was apparently supposed to anchor another Stargate show first.

New details revealed for Stargate Atlantis season that never was
Dany Roth

A moon base, time travel, huge space battles, and that's just the beginning!

David Hewlett: My secret plans for a Stargate Atlantis movie + more

Greetings again, people of Earth. Hewlett here … and it’s Blastr time!

Awesome zat gun + 21 more gifts for your Stargate-loving friends
Carol Pinchefsky

The Stargate shows—SG-1, Atlantis, and Universe—ran for a total of seventeen seasons. A year and a half after Universe was cancelled, we still miss the adventure, the camaraderie, and the otherworldly locations that strongly resemble Vancouver. But, hey—at least there are Stargate presents to give and to receive!