Category Archives: Comic

Comic Review – ‘Monstrous Beauty’ (TLV) (Doctor Who)

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Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!

And welcome everyone to the third instalment of the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ review season of ‘Doctor Who’!

Let’s take a look at ‘Doctor Who Magazine’s contribution to the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ series as we venture into the comic adventure called ‘Monstrous Beauty’. This features the Ninth Doctor and Rose where they end up in the Dark Times and are caught in a war between early Gallifreyans and the Great Vampires. Continue reading

Comic Review – ‘Defender of the Daleks’ (TLV) (Doctor Who)

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Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!

But most importantly, welcome to the first instalment of the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ review season of ‘Doctor Who’!

For the next 13 weeks leading up to the TV show’s 58th anniversary in November, I’ll be sharing reviews on certain stories featured in the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ event that happened from 2020 to 2021. We’re starting off by taking a look at the Titan Comics adventure called ‘Defender of the Daleks’, featuring the Tenth Doctor. Continue reading

Comic Reviews – ‘The Clockwise War’ (Doctor Who)

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We’re coming to the end of 2020! For this instalment of ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ on New Year’s Eve today, I’m sharing my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ comic stories featured in the graphic novel called ‘The Clockwise War’. The story of focus is ‘Blood Invocation’ which features the Fifth Doctor, Nyssa and Tegan. Continue reading

Book Reviews – ‘Doctor Who Annual 1983’

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Welcome to ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog and I’m Tim Bradley!

And welcome back to ‘The Nyssa Challenge’! Yes, that’s right! It’s that time again to do another mini-season of ‘Doctor Who’ reviews on the latest Nyssa stories. This will be for the Christmas week in 2019 leading into the New Year of 2020. The stories reviewed will be mostly short story collections and Big Finish audios. They will include the audios that were released from September to November 2019. Continue reading

Comic Reviews – ‘The Tides of Time’ (Doctor Who)

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For your information, I’ve updated my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ graphic novel ‘The Tides of Time’ by giving individual pages to each of the seven stories featured in it. There will come a point where I’ll be doing more in-depth reviews on each of the ‘Doctor Who’ comic stories, including the ones adapted for audio by Big Finish starring Tom Baker and Rhianne Starbuck. I’m looking forward to that very soon. Continue reading

Celebrating 55 Years of ‘Doctor Who’ #1-8, War, 9-13

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HAPPY 55TH ANNIVERSARY, ‘DOCTOR WHO’!!!!!

What an amazing 55 years it has been! From William Hartnell to Jodie Whittaker; from Daleks to Cybermen; from U.N.I.T. to Torchwood; from ‘Genesis of the Daleks’ to ‘Army of Ghosts’/’Doomsday’; from ‘The Five Doctors’ to ‘The Day of the Doctor’ and of course from ‘Black Orchid’ (my favourite) to ‘The Unicorn and the Wasp’. 😀 ‘Doctor Who’ has been through a lot, hasn’t it?! Continue reading

‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’ – Season 5 REVIEWED

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And I have now completed my reviews on Season 5 of ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’! Yeah, apologies again for this being a long time coming. I know I said I hoped to review the next ‘TNG’ season sooner than later. I’m taking my time with these seasons and I hope to review Season 6 next. Continue reading

Graphic Novel Review – ‘The Tides of Time’ (Doctor Who)

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As part of my adding ‘The Stockbridge Terror’ to my ‘Bradley’s Basement’ blog, I’ve now added my review on the Fifth Doctor graphic novel, ‘The Tides of Time’. These feature six stories including three set in Stockbridge that occur before ‘The Stockbridge Trilogy’ with the Fifth Doctor and Nyssa. Continue reading

Graphic Novel Review – Assimilation2′ (Doctor Who/Star Trek: The Next Generation)

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As promised, here is my surprise review in relation to ‘Star Trek’. This review is on the graphic novel called ‘Assimilation2, a comic book story that features both the Eleventh Doctor, Amy and Rory from ‘Doctor Who’ and the Enterprise-D crew from ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’. This is really exciting! Continue reading

Graphic Novel Review – ‘Prisoners of Time’ (Doctor Who)

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As part of ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ this week, here is my review on the graphic novel called ‘Prisoners of Time’. This celebrates the 50th anniversary of ‘Doctor Who’ and features the first eleven Doctors. Continue reading