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List of the best Stargate Atlantis episodes, as determined by voters like you. Developed as a spin-off of Stargate SG-1, Atlantis ran for five seasons and is critically acclaimed with a strong following to this day. Ranked number one on best SyFy original shows, Stargate Atlantis is also on best TV shows canceled too early. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Stargate Atlantis episodes of all time are. Fans of Stargate Atlantis are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

The list you're viewing has a variety of episodes in it, like "Miller's Crossing" and "Enemy at the Gate." What is the best Stargate Atlantis episode of all time? Look below and find out.

Tao of Rodney is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Stargate Atlantis Episodes
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Tao of Rodney


After an Ancient device gives Rodney superhuman powers, his enhanced brilliance is checked only by his impending death -- unless he can learn how to ascend. ...more

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Original Airing: Dec 11 2006

Season: Stargate Atlantis Season 3

Episode Number: 14

Director: Martin Wood

Previous Episode: Irresponsible

Next Episode: The Game

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The Shrine is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Stargate Atlantis Episodes
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The Shrine


Rodney McKay is stricken with a mental affliction that robs him of his knowledge and memories, causing him to revert to a childlike state. ...more

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Original Airing: Aug 22 2008

Season: Stargate Atlantis Season 5

Episode Number: 6

Director: Andy Mikita

Previous Episode: Enemy at the Gate

Next Episode: Enemy at the Gate

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Common Ground is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Stargate Atlantis Episodes
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Common Ground


Colonel Sheppard finds himself the prisoner of a Genii commander, along with a desperately hungry Wraith who has been separated from his hive. ...more

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Original Airing: Aug 25 2006

Season: Stargate Atlantis Season 3

Episode Number: 7

Director: Will Waring

Previous Episode: The Real World

Next Episode: McKay and Mrs. Miller

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Midway is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Stargate Atlantis Episodes
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Midway


Teal'c visits Atlantis to counsel a headstrong Ronon, who is up for review by the I.O.A. But the two must work together when the Wraith invade the Midway space station in order to reach Earth. ...more

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Original Airing: Feb 15 2008

Season: Stargate Atlantis Season 4

Episode Number: 17

Director: Andy Mikita

Previous Episode: Trio

Next Episode: The Kindred^! Part 1

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The Storm is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Stargate Atlantis Episodes
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The Storm


When a massive storm threatens the city, Atlantis is evacuated -- only to be taken over by the team's newest enemy. ...more

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Original Airing: Sep 17 2004

Season: Stargate Atlantis Season 1

Episode Number: 10

Director: Martin Wood

Previous Episode: Home

Next Episode: The Eye

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The Game is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Stargate Atlantis Episodes
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The Game


Sheppard and McKay discover that their competitive video game has been controlling a planet of real people, who now stand on the brink of war. ...more

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Original Airing: Dec 18 2006

Season: Stargate Atlantis Season 3

Episode Number: 15

Director: Will Waring

Previous Episode: Tao of Rodney

Next Episode: The Ark

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Enemy at the Gate is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Stargate Atlantis Episodes
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Enemy at the Gate


The team learns that a rogue Wraith has acquired several Z.P.M.s to power a formidable new hive ship -- and he is headed for Earth. ...more

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Original Airing: Jan 09 2009

Season: Stargate Atlantis Season 5

Episode Number: 20

Director: Andy Mikita

Previous Episode: The Shrine

Next Episode: The Shrine

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Grace Under Pressure is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Stargate Atlantis Episodes
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Grace Under Pressure


When Dr. McKay is trapped underwater in a sinking Puddle Jumper, his only chance for survival may be an hallucination of Samantha Carter. ...more

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Original Airing: Dec 12 2005

Season: Stargate Atlantis Season 2

Episode Number: 14

Director: Martin Wood

Previous Episode: Critical Mass

Next Episode: The Tower

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