Listen to The Company of Friends

Every month, Big Finish reduces a title substantially, and this month it’s the superb 2009 main range title Company of Friends. Reduced to £2.99 (UK price) it’s a bargain and highly recommended. It consists of four Eighth Doctor stories, each with a different companion. Each is interesting, and (in my humble &c &c) one is a must have purchase,…

Turks, Witches and the Dead

So, the Eighth Doctor hits the main range with a new companion (Mary Shelley discussed here and played by Julie Cox pictured from the Big Finish website) and a new theme tune (somewhat controversial on the forums but I like it) and three adventures which I discuss below. In terms of continuity these occur early in…

Welcoming Ms Goodwin…

In Company of Friends Big Finish introduced us to Mary Shelley who returns for a trilogy with the Eighth Doctor in October 2011. To mark the event I re-listened to Mary’s Story and thought I would jot a few notes to get myself in the mood for the imminent Silver Turk. If you’re interested keep going after the…