On a day of Big Finish announcements, Eve Myles has tweeted something we all want to read – she is in studio today and is dropping big hints as to who else is in the story. Director Scott Handcock is also in studio today so it looks pretty certain Gwen Cooper will return to the Torchwood range (update: the title is Made You Look). Continue reading
As part of the celebration of 500 issues (next month), Doctor Who Magazine is running a survey to find the best cover. It is in tranches of 50 and you can vote for your five favourites. Mine is the issue 15 cover to the left. The vote can be found here: Welcome to the Doctor Who Magazine covers survey!
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Great and unexpected news today from Big Finish — their Doctor Who (and Torchwood) licence has been extended to 2025! Item is: DOCTOR WHO: LICENCE EXTENDED TO 2025!
That means the main range might have another 110 releases, taking it up well into the 300s. Time to start saving…
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If you find yourself in or around the Roath Park area of Cardiff, you might want to pop into the Field of Beans café and claim a 5% discount on a coffee. The snag? You have to order in a Dalek voice! Continue reading
I reviewed Torchwood: Ghost Mission for Cultbox: ‘Torchwood’ audio review: Andy gets his chance in ‘Ghost Mission’. As ever this is great fun with superb chemistry between Tom Price’s Sgt Andy and Samuel Barnett as 1950s ghost Norton Folgate. James Goss deserves yet more congratulation and admiration for his script, and this is really enjoyable.
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A May Bank Holiday news piece gives details of the October release in the Big Finish Doctor Who main range. Full information on the Big Finish website: DOCTOR WHO: THE MEMORY BANK AND OTHER STORIES. This means we’ve had five Peter Davison Fifth Doctor boxsets in 2016, and we get a somewhat overdue set of stories for the Doctor and Turlough. Continue reading
My Cultbox review of the Jonathan Morris Fourth Doctor Adventures: Legacy of Death is up (see link). I like what Jonathan did with the Fourth Doctor and Romana, and it made a good two-part story with last month’s Paradox Planet.
Let me know what you think!
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As part of the April monthly round-up on Cultbox, I reviewed And You Will Obey Me by Alan Barnes. A richly populated Fifth Doctor and Master story kicking off the multi-Master trilogy, this was a good listen and I look forward to the rest of the season.
The review is here.
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