Top 50 Stargate Episodes

This is a list of my 50 favorite Stargate episodes. The list contains 32 SG-1 episodes, 12 SGA episodes and 6 SGU episodes.
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1.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: The Fifth Race (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
SG1 travels to a Stargate where O'Neill looks into a strange device that downloads information into his brain... (44 mins.)
 
2.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Lost City: Part 1 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
Vice President Kinsey briefs Dr. Weir on the Stargate program before her meeting with the president... (44 mins.)
“ Parts 1 and 2 ” - kimy-boy-13
 
3.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: First Contact (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Dr. Daniel Jackson comes to Atlantis in search of a lost Atlantian room. The discovery reveals a new race... (44 mins.)
“ "First Contact" and "The Lost Tribe" ” - kimy-boy-13
 
4.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Threads (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Daniel finds himself in a strange time and place - a diner where Oma is working as a waitress. She gives him a clear choice... (44 mins.)
 
5.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
While collecting artifacts on a distant planet, Daniel Jackson is knocked out after touching a mirror-like object... (44 mins.)
 
6.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: The Shroud (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Daniel Jackson, who was left behind fighting off Adria while the other SG1-members escaped through the Stargate... (44 mins.)
 
7.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Reckoning: Part 1 (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
After a long absence Jacob Carter returns to the SGC to tell Jack that the galaxy is under threat of takeover by the Replicators... (44 mins.)
“ Parts 1 and 2 ” - kimy-boy-13
 
8.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
The Atlantis team decides to attack the numerous ships of the Replicators, with the help of uneasy alliances. (44 mins.)
“ "This Mortal Coil" and "Be All My Sins Remember'd" ” - kimy-boy-13
 
9.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Heroes: Part 1 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The president has asked a documentarian to SGC to create a film about its operations. His arrival is... (44 mins.)
“ Parts 1 and 2 ” - kimy-boy-13
 
10.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Window of Opportunity (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
Col. O'Neill and Teal'c realize they and their friends are trapped in a time loop. (44 mins.)
 
11.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: New Order: Part 1 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
In a last ditch effort, O'Neill activated an Ancient weapon in the Antarctic to defeat Anubis. With... (44 mins.)
“ Parts 1 and 2 ” - kimy-boy-13
 
12.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: First Strike (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
After learning the Asurians are building a fleet of ships, Earth sends its newest ship, the Apollo, under the command of Colonel Abe Ellis to initiate a preemptive first strike to stop them from attacking Atlantis or worse, Earth itself. (44 mins.)
“ "First Strike", "Adrift" and "Lifeline" ” - kimy-boy-13
 
13.
SGU Stargate Universe (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Gauntlet (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Eli and Rush have found a way to identify the location of drone mother ships using the Destiny's long range sensors... (43 mins.)
 
14.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: 2010 (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
In 2010, Robert Kinsey is president of a brave new world since he concluded the alliance with the Aschen... (44 mins.)
 
15.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Nemesis (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
While taunting Carter leave means leaving to have fun, not staying behind for more research, Jack is... (44 mins.)
 
16.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: The Pegasus Project (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
While Daniel and Vala search for Merlin's anti-Ori weapon in Atlantis' library, Mitchell, McKay and Carter try to to dial the Ori Supergate in the Milky Way. (44 mins.)
 
17.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: The Quest: Part 1 (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
During their Quest for the Sangraal SG-1 must join forces with their enemy and face a real-life dragon. (44 mins.)
“ Parts 1 and 2 ” - kimy-boy-13
 
18.
SGU Stargate Universe (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Twin Destinies (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The Destiny is in poor shape following its recent battles and has virtually no back up systems remaining... (43 mins.)
 
19.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Exodus (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
SG-1 delivers their newly confiscated Goa'uld mothership to help the Tok'ra evacuate their planet and deal with their disinformed Goa'uld spy in their midst. (44 mins.)
 
20.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Common Ground (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
John Sheppard is kidnapped by the Genii and is in the company of a Wraith. (44 mins.)
 
21.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Prometheus Unbound (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
General Hammond returns to SGC to take Dr. Jackson with him on a trip to Atlantis onboard the Prometheus... (44 mins.)
 
22.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Unnatural Selection (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Having regained control of the X-303, the SG-1 team finds itself in an unknown part of space. Rescue comes in the form of the Asgard... (44 mins.)
 
23.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Enemies (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Stranded in another galaxy while fleeing their attack on Apophis' fleet, that proves just the beginning of their problems as multiple enemies appear. (44 mins.)
 
24.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: The Shrine (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Rodney is infected with a deadly illness known as "second childhood" which diminishes his mind capabilities and makes him lose his memory gradually. (44 mins.)
 
25.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: A Matter of Time (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
SG10 are on a planet when one of the binary stars becomes a black hole. They try to escape by dialing Earth... (44 mins.)
 
26.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Camelot (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Based on the information Vala gave them, SG-1 travels to the planet where Merlin may have hidden his secret weapon to defeat ascended beings... (44 mins.)
 
27.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: The Daedalus Variations (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An empty Daedalus is found orbiting the planet. The team goes to check it out and they are transported to an alternate universe. (44 mins.)
 
28.
SGU Stargate Universe (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Epilogue (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The shuttle lands on Novus and the recon team explores a bunker where they find an extensive library... (43 mins.)
 
29.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
General Hammond has tried everything to get the senates decision to shut down his space program undone... (44 mins.)
 
30.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Redemption: Part 1 (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Master Bra'tac arrives with bad news: Teal'c's wife is deathly ill, and Teal'c leaves to be with her. Shortly thereafter, the gate is opened but nothing comes through. Then Carter discovers a very low power signal that is slowly building an overload powerful enough to destroy the Earth. (44 mins.)
“ Parts 1 and 2 ” - kimy-boy-13
 
31.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Beachhead (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A prior of the Ori has established an ever-growing forcefield on a Jaffa-controlled planet. A minor Goa'uld... (44 mins.)
 
32.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: The Nox (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
With the Stargate program in danger of being terminated, the team is under pressure to find technology... (44 mins.)
 
33.
SGU Stargate Universe (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Common Descent (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The Destiny once again comes under attack from the drones they previously encountered leading them to... (43 mins.)
 
34.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Fallen (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A group of nomads on an alien planet find Daniel Jackson naked in the middle of ruins and take him in... (44 mins.)
 
35.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Shades of Grey (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Col. O'Neill is dismissed from the SGC for stealing alien technology, and is subsequently approached to participate in an even more covert Stargate operation. (44 mins.)
 
36.
SGU Stargate Universe (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Blockade (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The Destiny needs to be refueled but every time they come out of FTL the drones seem to be waiting for them... (43 mins.)
 
37.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: The Last Man (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
After yet another fruitless search for the missing Teyla, Sheppard returns to Atlantis, only to find it deserted... (44 mins.)
 
38.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Revelations (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Osiris engages in space combat with Thor over a violation of the protected planets treaty. Freyr arrives... (44 mins.)
 
39.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Memento Mori (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Vala is kidnapped by agents of the Trust who are trying to find an ancient treasure when an accident causes Vala to forget who she is. (44 mins.)
 
40.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Thor's Chariot (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
O'Neill and the team return to Cimmeria, the planet where they destroyed Thor's Hammer to help Teal'c escape... (44 mins.)
 
41.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: The Return: Part 1 (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The Atlantis expedition must turn to an old friend for help as the Asurans prepare to invade the city. (44 mins.)
“ Parts 1 and 2 ” - kimy-boy-13
 
42.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Enemy at the Gate (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A hive ship turbo-charged with a ZPM has received the Wraith's message from a alternate universe containing the location of Earth. The ship is now heading for Earth. (44 mins.)
 
43.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Moebius: Part 1 (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
With the threats of both the Replicators and the Goa'uld greatly diminished and the sister ship to the Prometheus... (44 mins.)
“ Parts 1 and 2 ” - kimy-boy-13
 
44.
SGU Stargate Universe (2009 TV Series)
Episode: Human (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Dr. Rush relives his past life by sitting in the alien chair in an attempt to download critical data... (43 mins.)
 
45.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Tao of Rodney (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
When Rodney uses an Ancient device, he gets special powers, but soon Dr Weir discovers it's a double-handled gift: if he doesn't ascend, he'll die. (44 mins.)
 
46.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Enigma (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
On their first visit to a new planet, SG-1 finds it subject to totally destructive volcanic activity and saves ten natives... (44 mins.)
 
47.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Upgrades (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The SGC is visited by Tok'Ra called Anise who brings some armbands used by the soldiers of a long extinct race... (44 mins.)
 
48.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Tabula Rasa (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Rodney McKay awakens in his lab, tied to a chair and with no memory of who or where he is. He did seemingly... (44 mins.)
 
49.
Stargate SG-1 (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Arthur's Mantle (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Sam manages to activate an Ancients' device they found at the Glastonbury site and she and Mitchell... (44 mins.)
 
50.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Allies (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The hive ship approaching Atlantis is Michael's. He wants a trade: the retrovirus for not revealing the secret of Atlantis and insights on Wraith technology. (44 mins.)