17 amazing sci-fi themed cakes

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Feb 12, 2019, 1:00 PM EST (Updated)

Do you remember who first said, "Eat dessert first?" We don't either. But based on these cakes inspired by Star Trek, Battlestar Galactica, Lord of the Rings and more, it had to have been a sci-fi fan. Check out the 17 stunning cakes below, any one of which is sure to satisfy your sci-fi sweet tooth—as well as your eyes.

And if you're wondering why we're serving cakes today of all days, it's because Syfy just turned 17! The first program broadcast on Sept. 24, 1992, was—appropriately enough—Star Wars.

Back to the Future's Town Square

Battlestar Galactica

Buffy and Angel

Star Wars Death Star

Star Trek Borg


Battlestar Galactica Insignia

Star Wars AT-AT Walker

Star Wars Millennium Falcon

Terry Pratchett's Discworld

Battlestar Galactica

Jabba the Hutt From Star Wars


Star Trek Insignia

Battlestar Galactica Cylon Raider

Minas Tirith From Lord of the Rings

Battlestar Galactica Cylon