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CD review – ‘The Gates of Hell’ (Doctor Who)

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By the time you read this, I’m currently on holiday in Amroth in West Wales. 🙂 It’s taken me a while, but I’ve been able to catch up on the ‘Out of Time’ audio trilogy by Big Finish in ‘Doctor Who’. I’ve recently reviewed the second story of the trilogy called ‘The Gates of Hell’, a multi-Doctor story starring David Tennant and Peter Davison. Continue reading

‘Out of Time’ (Doctor Who) – Big Finish Animation

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I’ve been revisiting ‘Out of Time’ with David Tennant and Tom Baker and I’m about to check out the other two stories in the ‘Out of Time’ trilogy in ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish. In doing so, I’ve watched an amazing full animation video by Josh Snares, which was released on YouTube this year back in April. I played the Big Finish audio on CD to synch up with the animation video. Continue reading

Book/Audio review – ‘In the Heart of Chaos’ (Star Trek: Prometheus)

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We’ve come to the end of the ‘Star Trek: Prometheus’ book/audio trilogy, as we look at the third and final instalment called ‘In the Heart of Chaos’ by Bernd Perplies and Christian Humberg. The Big Finish audiobook is read by Alec Newman. Does this ‘Star Trek’ book/audio trilogy end on a satisfactory note or did it become a disappointment for me? Continue reading

CD Review – ‘Old Friends’ (Doctor Who)

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Today, we take a look at the fourth and final audio story of Season 1 of ‘The Ninth Doctor Adventures’ of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish, starring Christopher Eccleston as the Ninth Doctor. This anthology of three audio episodes has Christopher Eccleston’s Doctor reunite with Brigadier Alistair Gordon Lethbridge-Stewart, meeting Sam Bishop and facing the Cybermen. Continue reading

Book/Audio review – ‘The Root of All Rage’ (Star Trek: Prometheus)

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It’s time to check out the second book/audiobook of the ‘Star Trek: Prometheus’ trilogy. The second book is called ‘The Root of All Rage’ by Bernd Perplies and Christian Humberg and the audiobook is read by Alec Newman. It’s a shame there doesn’t seem to be more ‘Star Trek’ audio productions by Big Finish lately. Continue reading

CD Review – ‘Lost Warriors’ (Doctor Who)

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It’s time for the third ‘Ninth Doctor Adventures’ box set of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish! It’s called ‘Lost Warriors’, starring Christopher Eccleston as the Ninth Doctor. This is another anthology of three episodes featuring Christopher Eccleston’s Ninth Doctor where he meets the Fleshkin, Lady Macbeth and a Cyberman in ‘Metropolis’. Continue reading

Before ‘The War Master: Self-Defence’

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With the seventh ‘War Master’ story by Big Finish called ‘Self-Defence’, starring Sir Derek Jacobi as the War Master and David Tennant as the Tenth Doctor, about to come out this month, it’s only fair that I share with you my reviews on the first six stories to be featured in ‘The War Master’ audio series from the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’. Continue reading

CD Review – ‘Respond to All Calls’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve checked out the second box set of ‘The Ninth Doctor Adventures’ of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish called ‘Respond to All Calls’, starring Christopher Eccleston as the Ninth Doctor. This is an anthology of three episodes featuring Christopher Eccleston’s Ninth Doctor responding to certain calls for help. Will he be able to answer them? 😐 Continue reading

CD review – ‘Mind of the Hodiac’ (Doctor Who)

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Before the neo-Russell T. Davies era of ‘Doctor Who’ comes along, let’s take a look at a TV story RTD originally pitched to the ‘Doctor Who’ production office in the 1980s and has now become a Big Finish audio in ‘The Lost Stories’ range of ‘Doctor Who’ audios. It’s time for ‘Mind of the Hodiac’, starring Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor and Bonnie Langford as Mel. Continue reading

CD review – ‘The Maltese Penguin’ (Doctor Who)

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It’s time to check out the second of two ‘Doctor Who’ audio adventures by Big Finish, featuring Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor and Robert Jezek as Frobisher. It’s time for ‘The Maltese Penguin’! This audio episode was originally released to Big Finish subscribers in 2002, and is by ‘Dalek’ writer Robert Shearman. Continue reading