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Quick DVD Review – ‘The Doctors: The Jon Pertwee Years’

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In May 2020, I received four ‘Myth Makers’ DVD compilations for my birthday, including ‘The William Hartnell Years’, ‘The Pat Troughton Years’, ‘The Tom Baker Years’ and ‘The Sylvester McCoy Years’! Over Christmas 2020, I had four more ‘Myth Makers’ DVD compilations – ‘The Jon Pertwee Years’, ‘The Peter Davison Years’, ‘The Colin Baker Years’ and ‘The Paul McGann Years’!!! 😀 Continue reading

Book Reviews – ‘The Target Storybook’ (Doctor Who)

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This year’s ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season continues as we look into ‘The Target Storybook’ of ‘Doctor Who’. This is a collection of 15 short stories, which are ‘thrilling new adventures’ by writers and actors from the hit BBC TV series. This was a very fascinating and enjoyable collection of ‘Doctor Who’ short stories to read through. Continue reading

CD Reviews – ‘The Third Doctor Adventures’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve done my reviews on the first volume of ‘The Third Doctor Adventures’ by Big Finish in ‘Doctor Who’! Today, I’ve added my reviews on the two stories featured in the CD box set. I’ve enjoyed these stories as they do echo the essence of what the Jon Pertwee era of ‘Doctor Who’ was about. 🙂 Continue reading

‘Zorbius’ #3 – ‘The Matter of Reality’

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It’s time for the third story of the ‘Zorbius’ series by me in ‘Doctor Who’! For March, we look into ‘The Matter of Reality’, featuring the Third Doctor, Jo, Mike Yates, the Brigadier, Benton and U.N.I.T. This story is also a prequel/sequel to ‘The Salvador Trilogy’ in my ‘Fifth Doctor’ series as it features the villainous Salvador. Continue reading

Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee on Blu-ray #5

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We’ve come to the end of Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’ through this ‘revisitation’ of it via Blu-ray. I’ve enjoyed re-watching Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray. I hope you have too. To finish off, we’re looking at the six-part season finale called ‘The Green Death’. It features the last TV appearance of Katy Manning as Jo Grant. Continue reading

Book Review – ‘Dr. Third’

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For the purposes of this review, the following YouTube video will do all of the hard work for me. As such, sit back and enjoy my brand-new video review on the third ‘Doctor Who’/’Mr. Men’ book, ‘Dr. Third’. Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Mind of Evil’ (Doctor Who)

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Today, I’ve added my ‘Doctor Who’ DVD review on ‘The Mind of Evil’ starring Jon Pertwee as the Doctor; Katy Manning as Jo Grant; Nicholas Courtney as the Brigadier; Richard Franklin as Mike Yates; John Levene as Sergeant Benton and Roger Delgado as the Master. This story comes from Season 8, Jon Pertwee’s second season as the Third Doctor. In this, the Doctor, Jo and U.N.I.T. deal with a mind-attacking parasite. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who and the Claws of Axos’

       

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Today, I’ve added my review on the novelization/audiobook called ‘Doctor Who and the Claws of Axos’ by Terrance Dicks. This is a novelization on the ‘Doctor Who’ story, ‘The Claws of Axos’, featuring the Third Doctor, Jo Grant, the Brigadier, Mike Yates, Sgt. Benton, U.N.I.T. and the Master. The audiobook is read by Richard Franklin who played Mike Yates in the TV series. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who and the Terror of the Autons’

      

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Today, I’ve added my review on the novelization/audiobook called ‘Doctor Who and the Terror of the Autons’ by Terrance Dicks. This is a novelization on the ‘Doctor Who’ story, ‘Terror of the Autons’, featuring the Third Doctor, Jo Grant, the Brigadier, Mike Yates, Sgt. Benton, U.N.I.T. and the Master. The audiobook is read by Geoffrey Beevers who played the Master in ‘The Keeper of Traken’. Continue reading

Novelization Review – ‘Doctor Who – The Time Monster’

    

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Today, I’ve added my review on the Target novelization called ‘Doctor Who – The Time Monster’ by Terrance Dicks. This is a novelization on the ‘Doctor Who’ story, ‘The Time Monster’, featuring the Third Doctor, Jo Grant, U.N.I.T. and the Master. Continue reading