Category Archives: Sci-Fi

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #4

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In this fourth TV episode of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor, the time-traveller brings her friends Graham, Ryan and Yaz back to Sheffield where they encounter some giant spiders. Is one of them Shelob from ‘The Return of the King’? 😀 We’re also introduced to Yaz’s family and the nefarious Jack Robertson. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #3

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The Thirteenth Doctor TARDIS team delve into history on their first TARDIS trip back in time to 1950s Alabama. Today, we look at the historical adventure called ‘Rosa’ where the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz meet Rosa Parks. Even to this day, ‘Rosa’ is a very well-written and emotion-packed historical story. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #2

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It’s the second day of ‘March of the Thirteenth Doctor’ and today we’re taking a look at the second TV episode featuring Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor with Bradley Walsh as Graham, Tosin Cole as Ryan and Mandip Gill as Yaz. It’s time for ‘The Ghost Monument’! Will the new Doctor get her TARDIS back? Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #1

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And welcome to ‘March of the Thirteenth Doctor’! For the whole of March 2021, I’ll be sharing my ‘Doctor Who’ reviews on the stories featuring the Thirteenth Doctor, including Series 11 and Series 12 as well as certain novels and short stories. Let’s start off with the short story ‘Things She Thought While Falling’ from ‘Adventures in Lockdown’ and the first TV episode of the Thirteenth Doctor era called ‘The Woman Who Fell To Earth’. Continue reading

‘Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’ – Season 6 REVIEWED

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I’ve been pretty busy lately with reviews and projects connected to my blog, but I’ve finally reviewed all 26 episodes of Season 6 of ‘Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’. And wouldn’t you know it, since I shared my reviews on Season 5 of ‘DS9’, vaccines for the Covid-19 have been made and they’re being rolled out in the UK and other parts of the world. Such great news! But still, please keep safe. Continue reading

CD review – ‘The Lovecraft Invasion’ (Doctor Who)

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Here you’re getting a ‘Doctor Who’ Big Finish review by me earlier than usual! 😀 It’s time to check out the third and final story of the 2020 trilogy of Sixth Doctor audios by Big Finish called ‘The Lovecraft Invasion’. It’s a four-part story by Robert Valentine, featuring Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor, Miranda Raison as Constance and Lisa Greenwood as Flip. Continue reading

CD review – ‘Scorched Earth’ (Doctor Who)

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It’s time for the second story in the 2020 trilogy of Sixth Doctor audios in ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish called ‘Scorched Earth’. It’s a four-part story by Chris Chapman and it features Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor, Miranda Raison as Constance Clarke and Lisa Greenwood as Flip Ramon. The story is set in 1944 France. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook Review – ‘Doctor Who and the Hand of Fear’

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I’ve updated my review on the ‘Doctor Who and the Hand of Fear’ Target novelization by Terrance Dicks with the new BBC audiobook read by Pamela Salem, well-known for playing Rachel Jensen in ‘Remembrance of the Daleks’ and the ‘Counter-Measures’ spin-off audio series by Big Finish. ‘The Hand of Fear’ features the Fourth Doctor Sarah Jane Smith. Continue reading

CD review – ‘Out of Time’ (Doctor Who)

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I was originally going to release my review on this ‘Doctor Who’ story in April this year. But then I thought, what the heck, I’ll release it today! I’m pretty sure there’ll be more ‘Doctor Who’ reviews for me to share later in the year. Anyway, at last I’ve heard the multi-Doctor story ‘Out of Time’, starring David Tennant and Tom Baker. Continue reading

Blu-ray review – ‘Fury From The Deep’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve at last seen the animation version of the ‘Doctor Who’ story called ‘Fury From The Deep’, which was released on DVD and Blu-ray in 2020. ‘Fury From The Deep’ is the penultimate story of Season 5 in the classic ‘Doctor Who’ TV series. It also features the final regular appearance of Deborah Watling as Victoria Waterfield. Continue reading