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The coming of the Doctor Chronicles

An intriguing new-Who announcement from Big Finish this week with The Doctor Chronicles. It’s a lot like the Companion Chronicles for the ninth – eleventh Doctors, with Nick Briggs voicing the Doctors. First up is a Ninth Doctor boxset for Jackie Tyler (Camille Coduri, pictured) and Adam Mitchell (Bruno Langley). The news item is: DOCTOR WHO – THE DOCTOR CHRONICLES! The set…

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Return of the Daleks review

If you were a Big Finish collector back in December 2007, your main range release of Year of the Pig came with a free single-disc story, Return of the Daleks. If you (like me) are a latecomer, you’ve acquired early releases in random sales and may not have the free subscriber releases. So it is I have…

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Matt Fitton interviewed on Gallifrey Archive

I found a new interview with Matt Fitton over on Gallifrey Archive: A Chat With Matt Fitton. Matt’s always worth listening to, and he gives some good advice. Regular visitors may remember Matt was one of the very first people I ever interviewed (Interview with Matt Fitton) back in 2012. I also interview him again in 2013 (Another interview…

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Time in Office – details announced

The Big Finish main range release number 230 will be Time in Office, a Fifth Doctor story by Eddie Robson. Out in September it is interesting on many levels, including the companions – Tegan and Leela! Not only do we have an unusual  pairing in Tegan and Leela (who also meets the War Doctor this year!) but an…

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The World Beyond the Trees review on Cultbox

I penned some thoughts on the great Jonathan Barnes Short Trips tale The World Beyond the Trees. It’s an Eighth Doctor story read by Nicola Walker with a gentle connection to the BBC Audio Drama winner by John Dorney. The review is part of the monthly round-up I produce with Ian McArdell: Big Finish’s latest ‘Doctor Who’ audio stories…

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Beast of Kravenos review on Cultbox

I shared some thoughts on the Justin Richards Fourth Doctor story The Beast of Kravenos over on Cultbox. It stars Tom Baker as the Doctor, Lalla Ward as Romana II, John Leeson as K9 as well as Christopher Benjamin and Trevor Baxter as Messrs Jago and Litefoot! Conrad Asquith sneaks in as Inspector Quick. With a full…