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Book Review – ‘The Knight, the Fool and the Dead’ (TLV) (Doctor Who)

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And welcome everyone to the fourth instalment of the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ review season of ‘Doctor Who’!

We now venture into BBC Books territory as we look into their first contribution to the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ series! It’s time for ‘The Knight, the Fool and the Dead’ by Steve Cole, featuring the Tenth Doctor. This story takes place after ‘The Waters of Mars’ where the Tenth Doctor goes to the Dark Times and meets Brian the Ood and ‘the bringers of death’ called the Kotturuh. Continue reading

Before ‘Time Lord Victorious’

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Next week, the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ review season of ‘Doctor Who’ will begin! Before that happens, please feel free to check out my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ stories featured in the ‘Road to the Dark Times’ Blu-ray, which I had a chance to check out over Christmas from December 2020 to January 2021. Continue reading

Convention Memories – ‘Project Motor Mouth 2’

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It’s time to talk about a ‘Doctor Who’ convention that I attended on Saturday the 3rd of August 2013 where I first met Janet Fielding, who plays Tegan in the TV series and Big Finish audios, and Peter Davison, who plays the Fifth Doctor in the TV series and Big Finish audios – ‘Project Motor Mouth 2’! Continue reading

Audio Review – ‘The Master of Callous’ (The War Master)

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This month will see the release of the sixth ‘War Master’ box set by Big Finish called ‘Killing Time’, featuring Sir Derek Jacobi, Sarah Sutton and Katy Manning. I’m looking forward to hearing that box set soon. For now though, let’s continue with ‘The War Maser’ series from the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ by looking into the second box set called ‘The Master of Callous’. Continue reading

‘Time Lord Victorious – Road to the Dark Times’ (Doctor Who) on Blu-ray

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Over Christmas 2020 and early 2021, I’ve been checking out the ‘Time Lord Victorious – Road to the Dark Times’ collection of ‘Doctor Who’ stories on Blu-ray. This is in preparation for me to check out the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ event that’s happening from 2020-21 with books, audios and comic tales. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Doctor’s Wife’

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In this ‘Doctor Who’ episode, Matt Smith’s Doctor meets the TARDIS in person…and she’s a woman called Idris. Yeah! This is the first ‘Doctor Who’ episode to be penned by Neil Gaiman for the TV series. This is a fan-pleasing episode in Series 6 of ‘Doctor Who’ that I’ve got to admit I enjoyed watching on the TV. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The End of Time’

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It’s the final story of the David Tennant era of ‘Doctor Who’ and it’s a two-parter. This story features David Tennant’s Doctor who faces John Simm’s Master. The Doctor is accompanied by Bernard Cribbins as Wilfred Mott and they have to face the menace of the Master and the Time Lords led by Timothy Dalton. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Waters of Mars’

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It’s the third ‘Doctor Who’ Special featuring the end of David Tennant’s Doctor and it’s the penultimate one of his era. This is the 2009 Autumn Special called ‘The Waters of Mars’ starring David Tennant as the Doctor and Lindsay Duncan as Captain Adelaide Brook. It also features the monstrous Flood. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Planet of the Ood’

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It’s time for an adventure on the Ood-Sphere with the Tenth Doctor and Donna Noble. This is ‘Planet of the Ood’ and we get to find out more about the seemingly docile servants of humanity. Will the Doctor and Donna discover the horrors of what humanity in the 42nd century are doing to the Ood in this tale? Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Impossible Planet’/’The Satan Pit’

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We come now to one of the most darkest stories in ‘Doctor Who’s history featuring David Tennant as the Doctor and Billie Piper as Rose. This is ‘The Impossible Planet’/’The Satan Pit’ where the Doctor and Rose meet the Ood for the first time and the Devil himself. Will our heroes overcome their fears? Continue reading