‘Stargate Universe’ season 1 on DVD and Blu-ray Oct. 5

Stargate Universe: The Complete First Season will come home on Blu-ray and DVD Oct. 5 with five discs containing all 20 episodes, full audio commentary from cast and crew, behind-the-scenes featurettes and all 30 webisodes. The Blu-ray edition contains exclusive features like a star map log and the SGU: Survival Instinct game Via GateWorld

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‘Stargate Universe’ returns Sept. 28 with second season

The date for the second season premiere of Syfy’s Stargate Universe was confirmed at San Diego Comic-Con. On Sept. 28 the story of the Destiny and her unwilling crew picks up in the episode “Intervention.” This represents a move to Tuesdays from the first season’s Friday timeslot. A new trailer that debuted at the convention […]

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Syfy adds some magic to Friday nights with ‘Merlin’

The second season of the U.K. fantasy import Merlin will appear on Syfy’s Friday lineup starting in April, alongside the second half-season of Stargate Universe. NBC aired Merlin’s first season last summer on Sunday nights. To catch new viewers up, Syfy will show the first season’s 13 episodes in a special marathon on Sunday, March […]

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Syfy renews ‘Stargate Universe,’ ‘Sanctuary’

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Syfy has renewed both Stargate Universe and Sanctuary. The article includes a transcript of a Q&A with SGU executive producer Robert Cooper, who notes the precarious course the show must chart as it radically changes the format of its forebears, Stargate SG-1 and Stargate Atlantis. Cooper also addresses the show’s […]

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Despite signs of life, ‘Stargate Worlds’ out of money, on hold

Stargate Worlds, the planned online roleplaying game based on the sci-fi movie and TV series, is now officially on hold until further funding can be found. Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment CEO Timothy Jensen told Massively that the company’s recent website outage was due to a change in server providers. Around that same time, footage from the […]

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Troubled ‘Stargate’ game shows up on Syfy series premiere

Stargate Worlds may be in limbo as developer Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment struggles with financing, but that didn’t stop the roleplaying game from making an appearance in the Oct. 2 series premiere of Stargage Universe on Syfy. Footage from the game was used in the early part of the episode, as geeky character Eli Wallace (David […]

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‘Stargate Universe’ delayed to fall; more cast, crew announced

The cast of the upcoming Sci Fi Channel series Stargate Universe is quickly shaping up, and the series’ premiere has been pushed back to the fall from its planned summer date. Also, sci-fi novelist and freelance writer John Scalzi (Old Man’s War, The Android’s Dream) has been recruited as a creative consultant, according to Stargate […]

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As one ‘Gate’ shuts, another opens: ‘Stargate Universe’ in early ’09

MGM/SCI FI CHANNEL Sci Fi Channel may have canceled the Stargate SG-1 spinoff Stargate Atlantis — the company announced it would end after its current fifth season and be followed by at least one telefilm — but they’re moving forward with a long-teased third series. And they’re moving fast! Expect to see a two-hour premiere […]

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