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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

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

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #25

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Here’s the second short story featuring the Thirteenth Doctor meeting her granddaughter Susan called ‘Fellow Traveller’ by Mark Gatiss. Unlike ‘Press Play’ where the Thirteenth Doctor saw a holographic message of Susan in the TARDIS, this is where Jodie’s Doctor actually meets Susan following ‘The Dalek Invasion of Earth’. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #20

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It’s time for another ‘Adventure in Lockdown’ with the Thirteenth Doctor. This time, it’s ‘Press Play’ by Pete McTighe, the writer of ‘Kerblam!’ and ‘Praxeus’. In this story, the Doctor receives a holographic message from her granddaughter Susan. This is the first of two stories featuring the Thirteenth Doctor and Susan to check out in the ‘Adventures in Lockdown’ anthology. Continue reading

eBook Reviews – ‘Adventures in Lockdown’ (Doctor Who)

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Also in preparation for the ‘March of the Thirteenth Doctor’ review season in March 2021, I’m sharing my latest reviews on the stories featured in the ‘Adventures in Lockdown’ anthology. This features stories not just with the Thirteenth Doctor, but also with the First Doctor, the Tenth Doctor, the Fugitive Doctor (whom I’ve created a ‘Doctor Who’ timeline for recently) and many more characters. 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

Quick DVD Review – ‘The Doctors: The William Hartnell Years’

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As I’m currently not going to conventions because of the coronavirus pandemic and with the UK being in lockdown – please keep safe – I’m grateful to my parents that I had four ‘Myth Makers’ DVD compilations of ‘Doctor Who’ interviews for my birthday back in May. They’re a close thing to be at a convention. They may have been done in the 1980s and the 1990s, but they’re enjoyable to watch. Continue reading

CD Review – ‘Domain of the Voord’ (Doctor Who)

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I’ve heard and reviewed ‘Domain of the Voord’! It stars William Russell and Carole Ann Ford and is a ‘Doctor Who’ audio adventure featuring the First Doctor, Ian, Barbara and Susan against the Voord. This four-part story is by Andrew Smith. He has written plenty of Big Finish audios as well as ‘Full Circle’. Continue reading

‘Zorbius’ #1 – ‘The Zondor Robbers’

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I’ve started a new fan-fiction series on my blog today! It’s called the ‘Zorbius’ series and it’s a collection of ‘Doctor Who’ stories featuring each of the TV Doctors linked by a certain crystal of time called Zorbius. The first of these stories is ‘The Zondor Robbers’, featuring the First Doctor, Ian, Barbara and Susan and is a prequel to ‘The Space Hotel’. Continue reading

Book Reviews – ‘The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who’

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We continue this year’s ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini review season by looking into another collection of ‘Doctor Who’ short stories. Today, we look at ‘The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who’. This is a collection of 15 short stories as well as 15 essays looking into the scientific aspects of the ‘Doctor Who’ TV series. Continue reading