Doctor Who – All The Years is a quick examination of what was happening in the world of Doctor Who over all its years of existence. I’m not attempting to create a thorough history–just brief look back at the real-life timeline of my favorite TV show. Go back to the beginning and read about 1963 here.
(Daily Doctor Who #336)
Continue reading Doctor Who – 1986 – All the Years
Continuing our posts where Doctor Who has managed to sneak its way into other fictional properties, either as a TV show in those worlds, or with concepts from the show existing as real things in those realities, we come to The Young Ones.
(Daily Doctor Who #160)
Continue reading Doctor Who Invades the Multiverse: The Young Ones
In the wake of the whole COVID-19 pandemic, Big Finish–most famous for their original and licensed Doctor Who audios–began to release a variety of projects for free on a weekly basis. Some of these were related to Doctor Who but many others were based on different licensed properties or even completely original series. tried to snatch up a bunch of the stuff when it was available, and have just recently gotten around to checking a bunch of it out.
Big Finish has been pretty generous with all this free product, but each one also serves as a sampler to tempt me to buy other material. Do they work?
Continue reading Sherlock Holmes, Blake’s 7, Jeremiah Bourne, Cicero–a Big Finish sampler
After a long long absence, we are finally voting again on Tenth Doctor Doctor Who stories starring David Tennant, pitting them against each other in an elimination tournament, with whichever story gets at least two out of three votes from our judges will move on to the next round. The judges will be myself and two of my daughters–Johanna (14-15 when we took these votes) and Laurelle (13-14). The stories have been seeded according ratings on IMDb, and randomly broken up into two conferences–the Newman Conference and the Lambert Conference.
Continue reading Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor Tournament – Newman Conference – Round Two
Welcome to Day 34 of my 47-day series about the revival version of Doctor Who (2005-present). I’ve come up with 47 topics / questions to answer, all of them basically positive and upbeat about the program. Each day (or as often as I can actually write these–so far so good!) I’ll pick one of them at random (using this convenient random number generator) and then write up an answer. Continue reading 47 Days of Doctor Who–Day #34: Favorite Recognizable Guest Star
Welcome to Day 21 of my 47-day series about the revival version of Doctor Who (2005-present). I’ve come up with 47 topics / questions to answer, all of them basically positive and upbeat about the program. Each day (or as often as I can actually write these–so far so good!) I’ll pick one of them at random (using this convenient random number generator) and then write up an answer. Continue reading 47 Days of Doctor Who–Day #21: Best Reused Element from the Classic Series
The Sontaran Strategem & The Poison Sky is the first two parter of Season Four of Doctor Who, featuring the return of classic series monsters the Sontarans, as well as former companion Martha Jones. Continue reading Doctor Who: The Sontaran Strategem / The Poison Sky [Episode 4.4 & 4.5]