September 13, 2019: The Stargate: Atlantis Greatest Episode Tournament is underway! Alex Mallari Jr. eye candy!

And Rising takes the season 1 crown, securing its spot in the playoffs. A respectable showing from Siege Part 2, but will it be enough to grab one of the three available wildcard spots?  We'll find out soon enough. In the meantime, cast your vote for the best episode of Stargate: Atlantis's second season... https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1172631941818081280…

September 12, 2019: Window of Opportunity reigns supreme! And the Stargate: Atlantis Greatest Episode Tournament Begins!

Well, the final results are in and fan favorite Window of Opportunity has been crowned champion of the Stargate: SG-1 Greatest Episode Tournament.  I know, I know.  Many will disagree - some passionately - but that's what makes democracy so great: the fact that a majority of others are directly responsible for your unhappiness.  So…

September 11, 2019: Week’s Best Comic Book Covers!

These were my favorites! Batman #78 (cover art by Clay Mann) Catwoman #15 (cover art by Stanley Lau) Deathstroke: Arkham (cover art by Francesco Mattina) Doctor Strange #19 (cover art by Jesus Saiz) Gotham City Monsters #1 (cover art by Philip Tan) Guardians of the Galaxy: The Prodigal Sun #1 (cover art by Mico Suayan) Justice…

September 10, 2019: The Stargate SG-1 Greatest Episode Tournament Championship! Goodies from the Dark Matter vault! Actor Anthony Lemke checks in!

And the polls are now open for the final showdown in the Stargate: SG-1 Greatest Episode Tournament.  Window of Opportunity is out to an early lead over Lost City Part 2, but there's still 14 hours left to cast your ballot.  Things can change.  So head on over to twitter and vote or click on…

September 9, 2019: Checking in with the Dark Matter gang!

You'll often hear people talk about members of a production as family.  And, yes, while it may often sound cliche (and, occasionally, a little suspect depending on the production), I can honestly say it's a pretty accurate description of the people I worked with on Dark Matter - most of who, uncoincidentally, I worked with…

September 7, 2019: The Science of Naps!

Semifinal action in our Stargate: SG-1 Greatest Episode Tournament has begun and, ten hours in, Window of Opportunity has the early edge over The Fifth Race.  But with fourteen hours until the poll closes, there's still plenty of time for comeback.  Head on over and vote! https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1170312668529463296 Well, the Toronto Film Festival is in full…

September 6, 2019: Dark Matter! Stargate! Lunches! And Dinners!

Boy, I do a lot of lunches and dinners.  Today, it was burgers and milkshakes with the amazing Alex Mallari Jr. (Dark Matter's FOUR/Ryo Ishida).  Last night - It was dinner with our friend, journalist Tanavi who is in Toronto on an extended stay. Next week is already packed!  You have to book early to…

September 5, 2019: Akemi’s hidden agenda!

Today, Akemi unintentionally coined a new phrase: "Deja vie" which, when you think of it, actually makes more sense than the actual phrase: "Deja vu".  "Deja vu" translates to "already seen", whereas "Deja vie" translates to "already lived" - which is what you are, in effect, claiming when you experience deja vu. Anyway, all this…

September 4, 2019: Week’s Best Comic Book Covers!

These were my favorites - Agents of Atlas (cover art by Jung-Geun Yoon) Batwoman: Elegy (cover art by J. H. Williams III) Berserker: Unbound #2 (cover art by Mike Deodato Jr.) DCeased: A Good Day to Die #1 (cover art by Yasmine Putri) DCeased: A Good Day to Die #1 (cover art by Francesco Mattina) Deathstroke #47…

September 3, 2019: The Stargate: SG1 Greatest Episode Tournament Final Four!

These are our Final Four episodes in The Stargate: SG-1 Greatest Episode Tournament - Claiming the #4 spot with 776 votes is Lost City Part 2 Claiming the #3 spot with 829 votes is The Fifth Race Claiming the #2 spot with 830 votes is Window of Opportunity And taking the #1 spot with 897…

September 2, 2019: Already September? Are you kidding me?!

Well, with yesterday's victory over Heroes Part 2, Lost City Part 2 stakes the second to last semifinal spot in our Stargate: SG-1 Greatest Episode Tournament joining The Fifth Race and Window of Opportunity.  All won handily - but it looks like the battle for the fourth and final spot will come down to the…

SG-1! Atlantis! TimEscape! Dark Matter!

The results are in and, well, was there really any doubt?  Window of Opportunity steamrolls over Moebius Part 2 to stake its place in The Stargate: SG-1 Greatest Episode Tournament semifinals. And, for the early looks of things, The Fifth Race could well be on its way to an equally impressive win over Ripple Effect. …

August 30, 2019: Sci-fi and Vietnamese drinks!

And the quarterfinals of the Stargate: SG-1 Greatest Episode Tournament have begun! First up is a battle of two time travel-themed episodes: Window of Opportunity vs Moebius Part 2.  And, by the early looks of things, it may be a blowout. Head on over to twitter and vote! https://twitter.com/BaronDestructo/status/1167429051239284736 Yesterday, I asked "What draws you…