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Week 55a – ‘The Nyssa Challenge’

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It’s New Year’s Day today! Happy New Year, everyone! 🙂 For our penultimate instalment in ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ 2021-22 mini-review season, it’s time to take a look at ‘The War Master’ story from the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish called ‘Killing Time’. This is ‘The War Master’ story I’ve been looking forward to the most throughout 2021. Continue reading

Week 49e – ‘The Nyssa Challenge’

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It’s New Year’s Eve today and at last! We have ‘The Lost Resort and Other Stories’, the CD box set of ‘Doctor Who’ audios by Big Finish featuring the final three adventures of the Fifth Doctor, Nyssa, Tegan and Marc, starring Peter Davison, Sarah Sutton, Janet Fielding and George Watkins. I’m pleased these three audio adventures were released in 2021 and that I’m able to review them for the 2021-22 ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season on my blog. Continue reading

Vinyl Review – ‘Echoes of Extinction’ (TLV) (Doctor Who)

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Happy 58th anniversary ‘Doctor Who’ and welcome everyone to the thirteenth and final instalment of the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ review season!

One time, I said I was going to check out and review the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ series of ‘Doctor Who’ for an Easter review season. Those plans changed and here we are! For the final instalment of ‘TLV’, let’s check out ‘Echoes of Extinction’ by Alfie Shaw, starring Paul McGann as the Eighth Doctor and David Tennant as the Tenth Doctor with guest stars like Burn Gorman, Kathryn Drysdale, Paul Clayton, Mina Anwar, Inès de Clercq and Arthur Darvill. Continue reading

Audio Review – ‘Mutually Assured Destruction’ (TLV) (Doctor Who)

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

We return to the world of Big Finish as we take a look at the third full-cast audio drama of ‘Doctor Who’ in the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ series. This is the third and final adventure in the Eighth Doctor trilogy of audios called ‘Mutually Assured Destruction’. The episode is by Lizzie Hopley and it features Paul McGann as the Eighth Doctor and Nicholas Briggs as the voice of the Daleks. Continue reading

Before ‘The Lost Resort and Other Stories’

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I’m about to check out ‘The Lost Resort and Other Stories’ CD box set of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish, starring Peter Davison, Sarah Sutton, Janet Fielding, George Watkins, Matthew Waterhouse and Nicholas Briggs. This is for the upcoming ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season I’m preparing from December 2021 to January 2022. Continue reading

CD Review – ‘Hearts of Darkness’ (The War Master)

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It’s time to look into ‘The War Master’ series again! From the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish, it’s time to venture into the fifth ‘War Master’ box set called ‘Hearts of Darkness’. I’m getting so close to checking out ‘Killing Time’ with Derek Jacobi, Sarah Sutton and Katy Manning, which I’ll be reviewing in my upcoming ‘Nyssa Challenge’ review season from 2021 to 2022. 😀 Continue reading

Webcast Review – ‘Daleks!’ (TLV) (Doctor Who)

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

We now look at the five-episode ‘Daleks!’ mini-series, which was broadcast on the official ‘Doctor Who’ YouTube channel from November to December 2020. The ‘Daleks!’ series takes place before the events of ‘Defender of the Daleks’ and ‘The Enemy of My Enemy’ and features Nicholas Briggs as the voice of the Daleks who is joined by the vocal talents of Joe Sugg, Anjli Mohindra and Ayesha Antoine. Continue reading

Audio Review – ‘The Enemy of My Enemy’ (TLV) (Doctor Who)

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

It’s time to take a look at the second full-cast audio drama of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish in the ‘Time Lord Victorious’ series. This is the second Eighth Doctor audio adventure called ‘The Enemy of My Enemy’. This audio episode is by Tracy Ann Baines. It features Paul McGann as the Eighth Doctor and Nicholas Briggs as the voice of the Daleks. Continue reading

Audio Review – ‘He Kills Me, He Kills Me Not’ (TLV) (Doctor Who)

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

At last! We get into full-cast audio drama mode as we take a look at the first Eighth Doctor audio adventure by Big Finish called ‘He Kills Me, He Kills Me Not’. This audio episode is by Carrie Thompson. It features Paul McGann as the Eighth Doctor who meets Brian the Ood for the first time, played by Silas Carson. Continue reading

Audio Review – ‘Anti-Genesis’ (The War Master)

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And we’re back with another ‘War Master’ box set from the worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish. It’s time to take a look at the fourth box set of ‘The War Master’ series called ‘Anti-Genesis’. I’m really enjoying these ‘War Master’ box sets and I’m looking forward to sharing my reviews on ‘Hearts of Darkness’ and ‘Killing Time’ soon. Continue reading