April 19, 2014 by Aidan Brack
A look at a story that contained a lot of firsts – the first appearance of Jon Pertwee as Doctor Who, the first appearance of Liz Shaw, the first story to be filmed entirely in color and on film, the first appearance of the Autons…
January 4, 2014 by Aidan Brack
A look at a Second Doctor adventure from Patrick Troughton’s first sequence in which a colony is being brainwashed by the Macra, some giant crab-like creatures.
January 1, 2014 by Aidan Brack
In this post I look back at one of my favorite early releases, Excelis Rising – a Fifth Doctor Adventure in which he encounters the warlord Grayvorn (played by Buffy’s Anthony Stewart Head) and the transdimensional adventuress Iris Wildthyme (Katy Manning).
December 20, 2013 by Aidan Brack
Title: Phobos Author: Eddie Robson Director: Barnaby Edwards Range: Big Finish – New Eighth Doctor Adventures (#1.5; Released May 2007) …
December 14, 2013 by Aidan Brack
A look at Tom Baker’s first audio adventure produced by Big Finish, Destination Nerva, in which the Doctor visits the station during its construction and discovers a strange plague affecting its crew.
June 21, 2013 by Aidan Brack
A look at a Third Doctor story which not only introduces one of the classic era’s most-loved companions but also one of the Doctor’s most enduring adversaries – the Sontarans!
June 20, 2013 by Aidan Brack
Finally I get around to writing down my thoughts about Jacqueline Rayner’s Tenth Doctor novel The Stone Rose in which Mickey discovers a 2,000 year old statue of Rose in a museum and the Doctor searches for a missing boy in ancient Rome.