The Dark Eyes / Dark Water Convergence

The idea of the Big Finish Master (as played by Alex Macqueen) meeting the Twelfth Doctor may be fantasy (despite Macqueen and Capaldi appearing together in The Thick of It) but it occurs to me there are some themic resonances (review’s pretentious way of saying similarities) between the Macqueen Master and Gomez’s Missy. Let’s compare notes…

Dark Eyes 3 reviewed

The third of what we are told will be four Dark Eyes boxsets was released in November 2014. The central protagonists are the Eighth Doctor, Molly, Liv Chenka and the Master. Gone are the Daleks and back is the Eminence. Add Dr Sally Armstrong, Narvin and a good sprinkle of new characters and aliens and next stop universal…

Dark Eyes 4 details announced

Big Finish has announced the release date of Dark Eyes 4 has pulled back forward to March 2015. There will also be an Eighth Doctor announcement in January (Big Finish Day 6?). Details: DOCTOR WHO: DARK EYES 4 – NEW RELEASE DATE! The cover of Dark Eyes 4 reveals Daleks as well as Sontarans, Liv Chenka and the Alex Macqueen Master.…

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…