Warm up the colonial Vipers, the Cylons have been sighted.
Fans and nonfans alike will be able to catch up with the Battlestar Galactica saga before it returns for its third season on Sci Fi Channel in October. A special recap show tilted Battlestar Galactica: The Story Thus Far will blanket the airwaves beginning next week.
The special will air on all NBC Universal properties--NBC, USA Network, Bravo, Sleuth, Universal HD, and on SCIFI.COM's broadband channel Pulse. Story Thus Far will also be made available via iTunes and Xbox Live, and will be given away at Best Buy as a bonus DVD to consumers who purchase the Battlestar Galactica: Season 2.5 DVD set.
Visitors of Universal Studios theme parks will also receive a copy of the DVD, and clips will be uploaded to viral video Web sites YouTube and Google Video.
Battlestar Galactica: The Story Thus Far will air as follows, with more times TBA.
Sunday, August 13 at 10 p.m. NBC West Coast (following football)
Monday, August 28 Free On-Demand via SCI FI's cable affiliates
Friday, September 15 at 12 a.m. USA
Sunday, September 17 at 7 p.m. Universal HD
Monday, September 18 at 9 a.m. USA
Friday, September 22 at 8 p.m. Universal HD
Friday, September 22 at 6 p.m. Sleuth
Friday, September 29 at 7 p.m. BRAVO
Saturday, September 30 at 11 a.m. BRAVO
Saturday, September 30 at 4 p.m. Universal HD
All through September--SCIFI.COM's Pulse
Friday, October 6 at 7 p.m. SCI FI