To mark Into the Dalek, Big Finish has made series 1 of Dalek Empire available for £15 on CD or £10 on download. That’s four CDs of Nick Brigg’s epic. Details here.
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The latest Seventh Doctor trilogy for the main range kicks off with a Jonathan Morris tale Revenge of the Swarm. This features Ace and Hector Thomas (see Afterlife) as companions. The cast also includes Siobhan Redmond (announced as the new Rani) and John Dorney doing a spot of acting as well.
Jonathan Morris has written some wonderful Ace / Hex stories (I’m particularly thinking about Protect and Survive) – how well does this work with the new version of Philip Olivier’s character as Hector Thomas?
The BBC has stepped up its promotion for the Twelfth Doctor‘s next story, Into the Dalek. If you visit the episode’s page on the BBC website, you will see the newest mini-trailer (And this is your patient…) and the focus is all on the Daleks, the Doctor and the space mercenaries (my name) who feature in this episode. I note that something is being overlooked…
The third series of Fourth Doctor Adventures came to a close with the Nick Briggs tale Zygon Hunt. Before the re-appearance of these shape-changing creatures, Big Finish had used them to great effect in The Zygon Who Fell to Earth so how well do they work this time?