Tag: Doctor Who

Who’s in the (new look) TARDIS?

December 19, 2012 | By | Reply More
Who’s in the (new look) TARDIS?

There’s a new look TARDIS in the house, and Who’s in it? Doctor Who of course… the first proper look at the redesign.

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Bearing Witness.

December 10, 2012 | By | Reply More
Bearing Witness.

Scifi author Philip Palmer’s radio drama about the international criminal tribunal for the former Yugoslavia is being broadcast this week… Bearing Witness.  It’s not his usual science fictional knockabout; it’s a court room drama about some of the big moral issues of the age.  It stars Mark Bonnar as defence counsel Anthony Macdonald. Mark, of […]

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Dr Who’s alien Snowmen voiced by MAJOR star!

December 9, 2012 | By | Reply More
Dr Who’s alien Snowmen voiced by MAJOR star!

News floats in of a big spoiler. The alien snowmen in the Doctor Who Christmas special coming our way this Crimble will be voiced by a major star – presumably on loan from The Hobbit movie. If you don’t wish to view this big old spoiler, please hit the back button now. And the answer […]

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Doctor Who Xmas special photos… The Snowmen.

December 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who Xmas special photos… The Snowmen.

Some fresh pics just in from the Dr Who Christmas Special 2012… entitled ‘The Snowmen’… showing, well the Doctor in a wide variety of Victorian clobber, plus alien snowmen and an evil Scrooge-like mastermind, not to mention the Timelord’s enticing new female assistant. What else could you want. Turkey served with it? Come on guys, […]

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Dr Who Xmas special trailerage.

November 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
Dr Who Xmas special trailerage.

We’ve got some good news and some bad news. The good news is that there’s some new coverage of the Doctor Who Christmas special for 2012 coming up here. The bad news is that you’re going to have to sit through some Downton and even worse – Mrs. Brown’s Boys – to see it. The […]

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Doctor Who up a ladder?

November 27, 2012 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who up a ladder?

The new Dr Who poster for the Xmas 2012 Christmas special has the Timelord dressed in some seasonal clobber and hanging rather precariously off a ladder above a snow-strewn London. With his new assistant, to boot. How cool is that?

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Dr Who eaten by evil alien snowmen in Christmas trailer!

November 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
Dr Who eaten by evil alien snowmen in Christmas trailer!

A sneak peek at the 2012 Christmas special for Doctor Who. It all looks very Christmas Carol – as long as Dickens had remembered to write in Sontaran warriors, alien carnivore snowmen, and the TARDIS. And of course, our seasonal timelord hooks up with his lovely new assistant, actress Jenna-Louise Coleman as Clara. The Snowmen follow’s […]

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The Barry Newbery Signature Collection (book review).

October 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Barry Newbery Signature Collection (book review).

Despite the unusual size, this is a somewhat unique book and a sure winner for any ‘Doctor Who’ fan. Barry Newbery was the first set designer on the series and worked on fourteen stories which spanned Hartnell (8), Troughton (1), Pertwee (1), Tom Baker (3) and Davison (1). Oddly, the sections aren’t in ‘Who’ order […]

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The Comic Strip Companion: The Unofficial And Unauthorised Guide To Doctor Who In Comics: 1964-1979 by Paul Scoones (book review).

October 26, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Comic Strip Companion: The Unofficial And Unauthorised Guide To Doctor Who In Comics: 1964-1979 by Paul Scoones (book review).

If you grew up in the 1960-70s in the UK and a ‘Doctor Who’ fan, then chances are you would have either known or read the comicstrips in ‘TV Comic’, ‘TV 21’, ‘Countdown’. and ‘TV Action’. If you missed any of these or even if you didn’t, then you in the 1990s, you would probably […]

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Doctor Who has a Monopoly! (board game)

October 26, 2012 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who has a Monopoly! (board game)

Doctor Who has long had a semi-official monopoly on science fiction in the UK, at least in the hearts of many scifi fans. So, perhaps it is only fitting that they now also have an official Monopoly game with all eleven Doctors, to celebrate the coming Doctor Who 50th Anniversary. Jeez, anyone would think Christmas […]

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