New Counter Measures Series 1 review on CultBox

I’ve taken a listen to New Counter Measures Series 1 and penned some thoughts over on CultBox. Basically a great set of stories by Guy Adams, Ian Potter, Chris Hatherhall and John Dorney. My review is: ‘Doctor Who’ spin-off review: ‘The New Counter-Measures’ Season 1 box set. === Message Ends ===

The Man Who Wasn’t There review on CultBox

I reviewed the excellent Ian Atkins Short Trips story The Man Who Wasn’t There on CultBox. This India Fisher read Eighth Doctor story is part of: Big Finish’s ‘Doctor Who’ audio stories: November 2016 reviews round-up. $$$ Message Ends $$$

Torchwood Outbreak review on Cultbox

I’ve reviewed the rather wonderful Torchwood – Outbreak over on Cultbox. It’s yet another excellent set of stories by Guy Adams, Emma Reeves and AK Benedict, unites most of the TV cast and is directed by Scott Handcock. The review is: ‘Torchwood: Outbreak’ review: Big Finish bring Jack, Ianto and Gwen back together. … Message Ends …

War Doctor 3 Agents of Chaos review on Cultbox

Here’s a link to (yes you guessed it) my CultBox review of War Doctor 3: Agents of Chaos. In some ways this is my favourite set in it gets on and tells a decent couple of stories rather than having to take time building context. What do you think? +++ Message Ends +++

Who Killed Toby Kinsella? – Cultbox review

My review of New Counter-Measures: Who Killed Toby Kinsella? is now up on Cultbox. Two excellent stories by John Dorney and Ken Bentley, and a great jumping on point. The review is: ‘Doctor Who’ spin-off review: ‘The New Counter-Measures – Who Killed Toby Kinsella?’. /// Message Ends \\\

2015: Top 10 Who releases on CultBox

I gave some thought to Ian McArdell as part of his Top 10 Big Finish Doctor Who releases of 2015. The list is over on Cultbox: Top 10 ‘Doctor Who’ audio releases from Big Finish in 2015. Do have a look and let me know if you agree or disagree! <-+ Message Ends +->

All Consuming Fire reviewed on CultBox

I gave my thoughts on All Consuming Fire, on CultBox. If you don’t know, this was a novel by Andy Lane for the Seventh Doctor, Ace, Benny and Sherlock Holmes! The review was part of my December 2015 joint round-up with Ian McArdell. The article is: ‘Doctor Who’ audio play reviews round-up: Out in December 2015 from Big Finish….

Black Dog (Short Trips) reviewed on CultBox

Over on Cultbox I took a look at Dale Smith’s story Black Dog. This is the December release in the Short Trips range and is read by Louise Jameson (so is a Fourth Doctor and Leela story). The review is part of the December review I did with Ian McArdell: ‘Doctor Who’ audio play reviews round-up: Out in December…

2015: Top 10 non-Who titles on Cultbox

It’s that time of year and fellow reviewer Ian McArdell and I put together a top 10 (after some struggle) of non-Who releases from Big Finish for 2015. Not all of these are Who spin-offs but enough are to make this relevant to this blog. I’m sure there are other titles that could have been added –…

Jago & Litefoot 10 reviewed on Cultbox

Here’s my Cultbox review of Jago & Litefoot 10: ‘Jago and Litefoot’ Season 10 audio box set review: Big Finish’s ‘Doctor Who’ spin-off. A local review will follow. === Message Ends ===

Other views on Under the Lake

I reviewed Under the Lake here. In wandering around I have read several other reviews, most of which were quite positive, such as colleague Rob Smedley’s review on CultBox. I did also spot the Radio Times were less positive: my claptrap-o-meter is pinging towards the danger zone. A bit harsh but a good read.

CultBox review of Third Doctor Adventures Volume 1

My review for the Third Doctor Adventures Volume 1 is over on CultBox. Summary: I like it and it’s worth buying. A more detailed review will appear here (this is a busy month), until then check out ‘Doctor Who’ audio review: Volume 1 of Big Finish’s ‘Third Doctor Adventures’. -+- Message Ends -+-