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Race of humans in the Stargate universe, modified by the Goa'uld to serve as incubators for their young, and enslaved to serve as their primary warriors and worshippers. Always use in conjunction with the [stargate] tag and the relevant work tag e.g. [stargate-sg1].

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Was this Stargate SG-1 martial arts training montage inspired by The Karate Kid? [closed]

Was the Stargate SG-1 episode "Affinity" (S8E7) martial arts training montage inspired by The Karate Kid? Just wondering if anyone else was getting a Karate Kid vibe during the scene where ...
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How can the Jaffa see out of their cobra headgear?

The Jaffa's "cobra" headgear rests high on the wearer's head, and the eyes of the wearer appear to be about midway up the cobra helmet's neck. At first I thought maybe they can look through an opening ...
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What is the Jaffa armour made of?

From its appearance and the sounds it generates the Jaffa's armour seems to be made largely of a metallic chain-mail-like armour. However we regularly see the Jaffa armour shrug off bullets, ...
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