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Book Reviews – ‘Short Trips: Zodiac’ (Doctor Who)

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As I reviewed ‘The Switching’ as part of the ‘Masterful’ limited edition box set by Big Finish, I decided to check out the stories featured in the ‘Short Trips: Zodiac’ collection. I hope to update my reviews on the ‘Short Trips: Companions’ and ‘Short Trips: Transmissions’ collections as part of my ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season later this year. 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

Puffin/Audio Reviews – ‘Thirteen Doctors, 13 Stories’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve updated and extended my reviews on the Puffin e-shorts collection of ‘Doctor Who’ stories, which started as ’11 Doctors, 11 Stories’; then as ’12 Doctors, 12 Stories’; and is now ‘Thirteen Doctors, 13 Stories’. This is part of the 2020-2021 ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season where I’ve updated my reviews on the first twelve stories in the collection and done a new review on the thirteenth story called ‘Time Lapse’ by Naomi Alderman. Continue reading

Convention Memories – ‘Stars of Time 2012’

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Sadly, I haven’t been to attend any conventions in the UK this year due to the coronavirus pandemic and with most of the world being put in lockdown – please keep safe. I hope I will attend another convention soon in the future as I would like to see people like Peter Davison and Sarah Sutton again. Continue reading

Quick DVD Review – ‘The Doctors: The Pat Troughton Years’

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After enjoying ‘The Doctors: The William Hartnell Years’ DVD, I was looking forward to seeing the next ‘Myth Makers’ compilation DVD I had for my birthday this year. I’ve now seen ‘The Doctors: The Pat Troughton Years’! Or should it be ‘The Doctors: The Patrick Troughton Years’? Same thing, I suppose. Anyway, I had a good time watching this 2-disc DVD that featured interviews with the stars. Continue reading

CD Review – ‘The Home Guard’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve heard and reviewed ‘The Home Guard’! It stars Frazer Hines and Anneke Wills with Elliot Chapman and James Dreyfus. This is a ‘Doctor Who’ audio adventure featuring the Second Doctor, Polly, Ben and Jamie against the evil Master. It’s a four-part audio ‘Early Adventure’ by writer Simon Guerrier. Continue reading

CD Review – ‘The Wreck of the World’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve heard and reviewed ‘The Wreck of the World’! It stars Wendy Padbury and Frazer Hines with guest stars Richenda Carey and Don McCorkindale. This is a ‘Doctor Who’ audio adventure featuring the Second Doctor, Jamie and Zoe. It’s a four-part audio ‘Early Adventure’ by writer Timothy X Atack. Continue reading

Blu-ray review – ‘The Faceless Ones’ (Doctor Who)

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As we currently go through this tough period of the coronavirus – please keep safe – today, I’ve updated my review on the ‘Doctor Who’ story called ‘The Faceless Ones’, starring Patrick Troughton as the Second Doctor, Anneke Wills as Polly, Michael Craze as Ben and Frazer Hines as Jamie. This updated review is based on the 2020 DVD/Blu-ray release featuring new animation episodes that fill in the loss of the original TV episodes that are currently missing from the BBC Archives. Continue reading

‘Zorbius’ #2 – ‘The Deepening Rain’

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The ‘Zorbius’ series of ‘Doctor Who’ stories by me continues, as we look into the second story called ‘The Deepening Rain’, featuring the Second Doctor, Jamie and Zoe. This story is meant to be the third of a trilogy of Second Doctor stories with the first featuring the Doctor, Jamie, Polly and Ben and the second featuring the Doctor, Jamie and Victoria. Polly, Ben and Victoria still do get a mention here. 😀 Continue reading

CD Review – ‘Daughter of the Gods’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve heard and reviewed ‘Daughter of the Gods’, starring Peter Purves, Frazer Hines and Wendy Padbury. This ‘Doctor Who’ audio adventure is a multi-Doctor story featuring the First Doctor, the Second Doctor, Jamie, Zoe, Steven and Katarina. Ajjaz Awad stars as Katarina and Nicholas Briggs does the voices of the Daleks in this adventure. I’m glad I’ve heard this adventure by David K Barnes. Continue reading