Ace news for Benny

Big Finish has announced that there will be two special releases for Bernice Summerfield this year (2014). Played by Lisa Bowerman the galaxy’s greatest archaeologist returns with the Seventh Doctor and Ace. The announcement doesn’t specifically tie up with the news about The Worlds of Doctor Who but I get the sense that this is part of…

Save Iris Wildthyme

Reading the letters in the latest Vortex (#56 available free here) it seems that the latest series of Iris Wildthyme (series 4) may be the last one. Sadly sales aren’t what they might be so the series may be getting put on the back-shelf. If you’re an Iris fan but haven’t bought this yet then…

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…

Free Iris

To mark the release of the fourth series of Iris Wildthyme Adventures Big Finish have made a previous story available for free. The story in question is The Iris Wildthyme Appreciation Society and it is available as a podcast here. For those who don’t know, Iris (played by Katy Manning) is a Time Lady created by Paul…

Big Finish newsletter

Next time you visit the Big Finish website (eg after you read this click this link) look out for the discrete red tag on the left-hand side. Click this and register for a free newsletter – content as yet unknown but will also include occasional promotional codes (according to the forums). Ok, off you go……