The July 16 series premiere of SCI FI Channel’s new original series Stargate Atlantis earned a 3.2 household rating with 4.2 million viewers. This is the best rating of any series in the channel’s history!
And the most reviews were like this one or this one:
If you like „SG-1“, there’s absolutely nothing about „Atlantis“ that will disappoint you. It’s more of the same, with some minor variations, but it’s still „Stargate“.