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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

Season 22 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Colin Baker on Blu-ray #6

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It’s time for us to come to an end with Season 22 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Colin Baker. Today, we look at the sixth and final story in Season 22 of ‘Doctor Who’ called ‘Revelation of the Daleks’, featuring Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor and Nicola Bryant as Peri. They come up against Terry Molloy who returns as Davros as well as his creations, the Daleks, at Tranquil Repose on the planet Necros. They also come up against a superb guest cast of characters in the story. 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

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

Blu-ray reviews – ‘Eve of the Daleks’ & ‘Legend of the Sea Devils’ (Doctor Who)

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There’s still some time to reflect on Jodie Whittaker’s era of ‘Doctor Who’ before we say goodbye to her. Before we see the Thirteenth Doctor’s departure in the upcoming BBC Centenary Special, let’s check out the two recent ‘Doctor Who’ specials featuring Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor that were shown in January and April this year. 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 – ‘The Doomsday Contract’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve had a chance to check out one of the latest ‘Lost Stories’ of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish called ‘The Doomsday Contract’, starring Tom Baker as the Fourth Doctor, Lalla Ward as Romana and K-9, voiced by John Leeson. This was an enjoyable audio adventure to check out. The story is by John Lloyd, adapted by Nev Fountain. Continue reading

‘The Divergent Universe’ review – ‘The Twilight Kingdom’

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It’s Easter Sunday today!

“Happy Easter everyone!” 🙂

We continue this year’s Easter review season by looking into the fourth story of ‘The Divergent Universe’ season of ‘Doctor Who’ stories by Big Finish called ‘The Twilight Kingdom’ by Will Schindler. This stars Paul McGann as the Eighth Doctor, India Fisher as Charley and Conrad Westmaas as C’rizz with special guest star Michael Keating as Major Koth. Continue reading

CD Review – ‘Ravagers’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve finally made a start on checking out ‘The Ninth Doctor Adventures’ of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish. Christopher Eccleston played the Ninth Doctor in Series 1 of the new ‘Doctor Who’ TV series in 2005. Now he’s back to play the Doctor in a number of Big Finish audios. I’m sure it’s going to be fantastic to check them out! Continue reading