BF 15 – 2012

And as the weekend comes the Big Finish celebration of 15 years of the Main Range hits the year 2012. As predicted (hoped) on the forum this sees special pricing for the first season of the Fourth Doctor Adventures (my favourite is the Wrath of the Iceni) and also the first two series of Counter Measures (reviews of…

Dark Eyes 3 promotion

Over on FaceBook Big Finish has released two versions of a poster for Dark Eyes 3. There are two versions with either the Eighth Doctor or The Master to the fore. This spells out what we expected – the next set will be a confrontation between these two old enemies. It’s curious how the side effect of…

Dark Eyes 2 reviewed

Hot on the heels of the BBC audio award for Dark Eyes we have February 2014’s release of Dark Eyes 2. This four disc Eighth Doctor boxset gives us the return of Molly o’Sullivan (Ruth Bradley), Liv Chenka (Nicola Walker) as last seen in Robophobia (reveiwed under Robots  – Seers – Houses) and Alex Macqueen’s Master (from UNIT: Dominion). The four stories…

Dark Eyes 2 – a prog rock review

When Dark Eyes was released I wrote a piece comparing it to a prog rock album. That was in the post Dark Eyes on the Moon. Nick Briggs liked my piece so much he mentioned it on a podcast, just as a train went by which obscured the name of my blog! Now that I have heard Dark Eyes…

Eighth Doctor celebration sale

In case you haven’t seen it this weekend Big Finish has a special sale to mark the short-listing of Dark Eyes for an award. You can now get every release ever from the main range that has featured the Eighth Doctor for £5! This lasts until the end of the weekend (let’s see what happens…

Dark Eyes 2 – more details announced

Big Finish has made plenty of details available for Dark Eyes 2 (out in February 2014) – check the product page if you want the full story. If you’re unsure just be aware it contains the Eighth Doctor, Daleks, the Master and lots more! I have summarised below and added some thoughts…

Dark Eyes is Paul’s Pick

There was a recent competition held on FaceBook and elsewhere in which fans could vote on a shortlist of Paul McGann’s favourite Big Finish Eighth Doctor audios. The winner was Dark Eyes and to celebrate there is a massive 50% discount available (not sure for how long) by going to the news item (here) and following through with the…