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Revisiting Seasons 18 and 19 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Tom Baker and Peter Davison

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Novelization/Audiobook Review – ‘Doctor Who and the Hand of Fear’

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I’ve updated my review on the ‘Doctor Who and the Hand of Fear’ Target novelization by Terrance Dicks with the new BBC audiobook read by Pamela Salem, well-known for playing Rachel Jensen in ‘Remembrance of the Daleks’ and the ‘Counter-Measures’ spin-off audio series by Big Finish. ‘The Hand of Fear’ features the Fourth Doctor Sarah Jane Smith. Continue reading

Quick DVD Review – ‘Myth Makers: Trevor Martin’

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After checking out the William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy and Paul McGann DVD compilations of ‘Myth Makers’ interviews, it’s only fair I check out another ‘Myth Makers’ interview with another Doctor. This time, with Trevor Martin! 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

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

Week 1 – ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ UPDATED

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— BRAND NEW NOVELIZATION/AUDIOBOOK REVIEW AVAILABLE TODAY!!! —

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And welcome to ‘The Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season for 2020. This year hasn’t been kind to us with the Covid-19 pandemic going on – please keep safe. But that won’t stop me sharing my thoughts and feelings about the latest Nyssa ‘Doctor Who’ stories I’ve seen, read and heard recently. This review season will take place from the Christmas period of 2020 leading into the New Year of 2021. Most of the stories reviewed will be short story collections and Big Finish audios. Continue reading

Season 14 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Tom Baker on Blu-ray #2

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It’s time for the second story of Season 14 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Tom Baker on Blu-ray! Today, it’s ‘The Hand of Fear’…and Eldrad must live! ELDRAD MUST LIVE!!! Sorry, got carried away! This story is also Sarah Jane’s swansong. I’m still saddened I never got to meet Elisabeth Sladen at conventions. 😦 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

Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee on Blu-ray #4

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The ‘Dalek War’ saga continues! We continue our look into Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’ by looking into the six-part adventure ‘Planet of the Daleks’, starring Jon Pertwee as the Doctor and Katy Manning as Jo Grant. The Doctor and Jo are joined by the Thals to stop the Daleks on the planet Spiridon. Continue reading

Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee on Blu-ray #3

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We begin the ‘Dalek War’ saga in Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’. Today it’s the six-part adventure ‘Frontier In Space’, starring Jon Pertwee as the Doctor and Katy Manning as Jo Grant. The Doctor and Jo have to stop Roger Delgado as the Master and the Ogrons provoking a war between Earth and Draconia. Continue reading