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What is your favorite Sci-Fi TV series?

Discussion in 'Archive: SF&F: Films and Television' started by Rebel_Dream, Jan 3, 2006.

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  1. Dubya_Scott

    Dubya_Scott Jedi Master star 5

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    Ya know, they're releasing the original 80's Turtles cartoon on DVD. I have the first three seasons. :p And Captain N!?!! That was great! :D
     
  2. Darth_Tynaus

    Darth_Tynaus Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I would have to say mine is the New Battlestar Galactica, follwed by Stargate SG-1, Atlantis, and absolutely loved the X-Files
     
  3. Funk-E

    Funk-E Jedi Master star 6

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    My votes, in no particular order

    Early Earth2/Middle Seaquest DSV

    ST: TNG/DS9

    Cowboy Bebop/Evangelion/Serial Experiments Lain
     
  4. coney_1_kenobi

    coney_1_kenobi Jedi Master star 4

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    My favourite is definitely Stargate SG-1, followed by Atlantis
     
  5. droideka27

    droideka27 Manager Emeritus star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    FUTURAMA. and if that doesn't count, whatever :p

    futurama futurama futurama futurama [face_dancing]
     
  6. MariahJSkywalker

    MariahJSkywalker Poopoo Head star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    X-files, New BSG, Firefly, and I agree with Tracy, Futurama.
     
  7. BobaFrank

    BobaFrank Jedi Youngling star 5

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    The new BSG. No other sci-fi series comes close. I'm still a gluton for X-Files reruns, and even like Star Trek TNG reruns.(not the movies though, they're awful)
     
  8. Qkey

    Qkey Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Trek will always be my favorite TV series, with Stargate SG-1 and Smallville coming in second.

    Q
     
  9. PICTURETHIS

    PICTURETHIS Jedi Youngling

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    Ever since I accidentaly 'discovered' the Lexx on Sci-fi and then it was cancelled. Two things have occurred. Firstly, I nearly have all of the series and the movies(trying to get Eating Pattern). And secondly, I NO LONGER WATCH SCI-FI.
     
  10. redxavier

    redxavier Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    The new Battlestar Galactica without question. Followed by... hmmm... Stargate SG-1 (although I'm partial to the X-Files)
     
  11. Andalite-Bandit

    Andalite-Bandit Jedi Padawan star 6

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    I think the last time I posted in this thread I said Lost and Battlestar Galactica. I have just finished the Firefly DVD collection and this show has to rank up with my favorites. It is very excellent.
     
  12. Trell

    Trell Jedi Knight star 6

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    Neon Genesis Evangelion is now and forever number 1.

    Planetes is in a solid number two position. Realistic hard sci-fi, yet still a great character drama.

    Eureka 7: Psalms of Planets is number three, and may get upped a notch if it keeps on as awesome as it is.

    Babylon 5. for grand story telling and scope.

    Firefly is great of course.

    Patlabor constantly made me laugh.

    FLCL is a great visual treat, and the soundtrack is the best out there.

    Legend of the Galactic Heroes. I'd rather get my hands on the books translated some day, but for now the OVA's are doing a good job of being very interesting.

    And finally, Gundam's, various. Mostly Seed though.

    [hl=black]-P!-[/hl]
     
  13. FallenKnight88

    FallenKnight88 Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Now: Smallville

    Then(growing up): Quantum Leap

    I've heard good things about that "Firefly" show, maybe I should give it a shot....[face_thinking]

     
  14. weezer

    weezer Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    BSG by far. After that well frack thats a good question.

    Lost of course but I don't know if I'd put it before Buffy and Angel. SG-1 ranks right up there. Then there is always Firefly not to mention Supernatural that I'm liking right now. Surface, Invasion, basicaly second is a toss up for me.
     
  15. Paradise in Naboo

    Paradise in Naboo Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Had Firefly ran longer, it would definitely be my pick. But I can't ignore the seven seasons of Star Trek: The Next Generation or Deep Space Nine. The new Battlestar Galactica is also moving up the list.

    In the fantasy side of things, my choice is easy: Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Only Angel comes close.
     
  16. Moleman1138

    Moleman1138 Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    TNG. It may be almost twenty years old, but I've never seen so much concrete storytelling weaved into the exceptional paradigm. By season 4, the crew truly felt like an extended family. I haven't been keeping up on it on Spike TV, but I got the DVDs go that's a good compensation.
     
  17. Arwen Sith

    Arwen Sith Jedi Master star 4

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    Battlestar Galactica and Lost of those currently airing in my area. Babylon 5, first 5 seasons of X-files and Stargate SG-1 (on a break) are among my all-time faves.
     
  18. crashdown

    crashdown Jedi Master star 4

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    Firefly !![face_dancing]
     
  19. Jedi_Reject_Jesse

    Jedi_Reject_Jesse Jedi Grand Master star 7

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    X-Files
    Sliders
    Star Trek TNG and Voyager
    Space: Above and Beyond
    Outer Limits
     
  20. MariahJade2

    MariahJade2 Former Fan Fiction Archive Editor star 5 VIP

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    I have favorites not a favorite.

    BSG,
    Lost,
    Babylon 5
    DS9
    Original Trek
    X-files
    Buffy and Angel
    Firefly

    It just depends on which episode I'm watching at the time. :p
     
  21. imperial_dork

    imperial_dork Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    X-Files, Buffy, and Star Trek: TNG

    I may be the only diehard Buffy fan who's never seen an episode of Angel. [face_blush]
     
  22. MidnightRain

    MidnightRain Jedi Master star 4

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    For me, it's The X-Files. That show single-handedly started my interest in all things sci-fi, so it will always be my favorite.
     
  23. MatRags

    MatRags Jedi Padawan star 4

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    The upgraded Battlestar Galactic is my current favorite, followed by Star Trek DS9, Mystery Science Theater 3000, and Farscape. I think Firefly would have developed into a great show if it had a few more season, but as it stands, it was only pretty good.

    I really liked Lost Season 1, but I want to wait to see how Season 2 winds up before putting it on the list. Too bad I have to wait for the DVD. Our ABC affiliate just frustrates the heck out of me.
     
  24. Jedi_Master_Conor

    Jedi_Master_Conor Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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  25. adoyidej

    adoyidej Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Dr. Who and watching TNG reruns are my favorites. Not sure if it counts, but I love Ghost Hunters, and it is in fact on the sci fi channel. I guess its more paranormal though.
     
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