Category Archives: Doctor Who

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who and the Leisure Hive’

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I’ve decided to fill in the gaps of my reviews on the Target novelizations/audiobooks of Season 18 of ‘Doctor Who’! Today, I’m sharing my review on the novelization/audiobook of ‘The Leisure Hive’ by David Fisher. The story features the Fourth Doctor and Romana as well as a little bit of K-9. The audiobook for ‘Doctor Who and the Leisure Hive’ is read by Lalla Ward. Continue reading

Seasons 10, 12, 18 and 19 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker and Peter Davison

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At the time of this blog post, I’m currently checking out the Season 24 Blu-ray box set of ‘Doctor Who’ with Sylvester McCoy. I’m looking forward to sharing updated reviews on ‘Time and the Rani’, ‘Paradise Towers’, ‘Delta and the Bannermen’ and ‘Dragonfire’ sometime soon on my blog. Stay tuned for news! Continue reading

Audio Review – ‘Only the Good’ (The War Master)

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I’ve started reviewing ‘The War Master’ series of Big Finish audios starring Sir Derek Jacobi as the Master. I’ll be reviewing these ‘War Master’ box sets from the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ monthly in the build-up to reviewing ‘Killing Time’, the sixth ‘War Master’ box set which features Derek Jacobi as well as Katy Manning and Sarah Sutton for my 2021-22 ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season. Continue reading

Jackie Lane – 1941-2021

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I want to share how saddened I am to hear the news that Jackie Lane, the actress who played Dodo Chaplet in ‘Doctor Who’, has passed away recently. I didn’t get to meet her at conventions, which is a shame since I would have liked to have shared with Jackie how much I’ve enjoyed her as Dodo. 😦 Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who – The Witchfinders’

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Here we are on the last of three new Target novelizations/audiobooks of three ‘Doctor Who’ TV episodes from the new series. It’s time for ‘The Witchfinders’ by Joy Wilkinson, featuring the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz. I greatly enjoyed reading and hearing this Target novelization/audiobook. Continue reading

New Photos of ‘The War Master: Killing Time’

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Big Finish has recently shared some new details about the upcoming sixth ‘War Master’ box set from the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ called ‘Killing Time’ by James Goss and Lou Morgan; and directed by Scott Handcock. Here’s the Big Finish link for it here. I’m really excited about the sixth ‘War Master’ box set which will feature Sir Derek Jacobi as the War Master, Alexandria Riley as Calantha, Katy Manning as Jo and Sarah Sutton as Nyssa. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘Unnatural Selection’ (P.R.O.B.E.)

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I wasn’t expecting to review another BBV production so soon! I wasn’t expecting to review another ‘P.R.O.B.E.’ episode from the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ either! ‘Unnatural Selection’, the third episode of the ‘P.R.O.B.E.’ series was a DVD birthday present given to me this year by my best mate from school Stephen. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who – The Crimson Horror’

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It’s time to check out another Target novelization/audiobook of a new series ‘Doctor Who’ episode! Today, it’s time to look into the Target novelization/audiobook of ‘The Crimson Horror’ by Mark Gatiss, featuring the Eleventh Doctor, Clara Oswald, Madam Vastra, Jenny Flint and Strax who fight against the menace of Mrs. Gillyflower and Mr. Sweet at Sweetville in Victorian Yorkshire. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who and the Dæmons’

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Just in case you missed it today, I’ve read and heard the novelization/audiobook of the ‘Doctor Who’ story ‘The Dæmons’ by producer Barry Letts, based on the scripts by him and Robert Sloman (under the pseudonym of ‘Guy Leopold’). The story features the Third Doctor, Jo, the Master and U.N.I.T. The audiobook for ‘Doctor Who and the Dæmons’ is also read by Barry Letts. Continue reading

Season 8 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee on Blu-ray #5

In memory of Damaris Hayman

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