iOS app explores Stargate Command — just the tip of the iceberg for stalled franchise?

There was no big Stargate comeback news at Comic-Con as had been hinted — at least according to the Nerdvana boots we had on the ground, and they covered A LOT of ground. But close on the heels of the big show in San Diego have come some substantial Stargate developments.

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Detailed new look at unfinished Stargate video game — no, the OTHER one

GateWorld brings us a tantalizing look at what might have been for fans of video games and the Stargate SG-1 TV series. Long before an Arizona company took over and ultimately failed to deliver with a vaporware MMO and lackluster third-person shooter, Stargate SG-1: The Alliance held a lot of promise, as you can see […]

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Report: Investors in failed Stargate game still pursuing their money in Arizona court

An interesting story this weekend in The Arizona Republic and recapped by Airlock Alpha sheds some new light on the case of Mesa-based Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment’s bankruptcy and failed efforts to develop video games based on MGM’s Stargate television franchise. This is a long, twisted saga that I followed for years for Nerdvana readers and […]

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Gambling sites still having their way with Stargate franchise’s good name

More than a year after an online combat game based on television’s Stargate franchise shut down after years of controversy and possible fraud, and more than a month after I pointed out that assets from that game were still being used to promote gambling ventures, the practice continues. Does anybody at MGM care how their intellectual […]

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‘Stargate’ game’s website comes down

As expected, the online action game Stargate Resistance has been shut down following the termination of an Arizona company’s license to produce games based on MGM’s Stargate property. The game’s website also has gone dark and the websites for Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment and its troubled flagship project, the vaporware online roleplaying game Stargate Worlds, have […]

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‘Stargate’ video game director speaks out

A website devoted to saving the troubled Stargate online games Resistance and Worlds has published a two-part interview with creative director and studio head Jim Brown on the struggles and possible future of the projects. In November, the Arizona company Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment lost the license to make games based on MGM’s Stargate movie and […]

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