A few minutes after my last post, and now it’s full details! And it’s big; really big! See COMING SOON: Time Lord Victorious. Let’s just look at those Doctors (including the Ninth Doctor), Rose, Ood, Daleks, book, comic, audio, escape room.. What a list! Twelve weeks starting September 2020! *** Messsage Ends ***
Doctor Who in comic books and other such
Massive Humble Bundle on Doctor Who Comics and Big Finish!
Humble Bundle has a massive offer on Doctor Who at the moment: HUMBLE COMICS & AUDIOBOOK BUNDLE: DOCTOR WHO. It’s got something for everyone – $648 worth of goodness starting at £1! It runs for just under three more weeks (around 20 March 2020). I don’t know much about the comics but the Big Finish…
Thirteenth Doctor Puppet comes to Titan (Comics)
I’m not a huge fan of Doctor Who comics, but Titan Comics deserve some congratulations for their first foray into the world of the Thirteenth Doctor. They’ve commissioned thirteen variant covers, including one with a thirteenth Doctor Puppet! The details of this release are here: Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor #1. ### Message Ends ###
Comic Scene on the Doctor’s female companions
I’ve had a quick skim of Comic Scene Issue 1, and there’s plenty more to enjoy. It’s themed as Laydeez Do Comics and has Judge Anderson and Minnie the Minx alongside a piece on female companions in various Doctor Who comics over the years. Worth a look if you get the chance. ))) Message Ends (((
Comic Scene discusses The Cartmel Factor
Andrew Cartmel’s impact on Doctor Who and the Seventh Doctor is much discussed, but if you’d like a bit more, you might want to get hold of Comic Scene Issue 0. It comes up on offer sometimes, and covers many things connected with the UK comic scene (Issue 0 has articles on Dan Dare, The Prisoner and Tank Girl to name…
Massive Humble Bundle on Doctor Who comics for Children in Need!
Over on Humble Bundle there’s a massive set of Doctor Who comics available, across all Doctors and it’s for Children in Need. The dearest purchase of under £14 gets you everything, including some Thirteenth Doctor wallpaper and something new from Paul Cornell called In Between Times a never before seen First Doctor story. The sale expires around October 10, 2018: HUMBLE COMICS…
Fourth Doctor Comic Strips coming
Big Finish has at last announced the much anticipated Fourth Doctor Comic Strips. Available March 2019 there are two stories adapted by Alan Barnes from Pat Mills and Dave Gibbons stories as first published in what was then Doctor Who Weekly.
Altered Vistas – Doctor Who in comics
If you’re a fan of Doctor Who in comic form, you might want to explore the vast collection of material on the site Altered Vistas. The picture (left) is from an early story, Doctor Who and the Klepton Parasites, a story from 1965. There’s reviews, notes, covers and lots else. +++ Message Ends +++
Doctor Who in popular culture 1964
As far back as 1964, Doctor Who had a massive impact on mainstream culture thanks to the Daleks. The cartoon (left) is from a UK newspaper called The Mirror, and is from a strip called The Perishers. This is from a 1964 edition of the paper, and not only makes an interesting point about class, but is rather…
*Sub Zero review
Originally published in eight parts between January and February 1972, *Sub Zero (the asterisk is part of the title) is a comic strip written by Dennis Hopper and illustrated by Gerry Haylock. It first appeared in Countdown and also in DWCC 5, before making a recent appearance as a free gift in DWM 208. As you can see from the…
Vworp Vworp! 3 available now
If you’re into fanzines, you could do a lot worse than take a look at Vworp Vworp! They’ve just announced the third issue, available to order now (£9.99 + shipping for a massive 208 pages). It’s packed with great features and even comes with a free CD.
Doctor Who Comics Day – July 9, 2016
If comics are your thing, you should be aware of the next Titan Comics Doctor Who Comic Day. This year it is Saturday July 9 and there are lots of events, details here: DOCTOR WHO COMICS DAY. Top is Cavan Scott and George Mann signing the new Supremacy of the Cybermen at Forbidden Planet, London. Enjoy! /// Message…