Robots 4 review

I’ve decided The Robots is my current favourite Big Finish spin-off, and Robots 4 keeps up the good work. I reviewed it for Cultbox here: The Robots 4 audio drama review — three more enthralling tales. +++ Message Ends +++

Doctor Who Stranded 2 review on Cultbox

While I felt Stranded 1 had potential but wasn’t innovative enough in its storytellling, I felt Stranded 2 worked a lot better. It’s more conventional Doctor Who and felt more coherent, though still had some flaws. You can read my thoughts on Cultbox: Doctor Who: Stranded 2 audio drama review. <<| Message Ends |>>

Robots 5 and 6 revealed!

When I reviewed The Robots Volume 3 on Cultbox, I praised the quality of this spin-off and wished for more. How little I knew, but the original four boxsets will be six! And there’s another Robots of Death actor appearance! Full details below…

Robots volume 3 review on Cultbox

For my money, The Robots is the best spin-off Big Finish has made for some years. I reviewed the latest volume on Cultbox: The Robots Volume 3 audio drama review. +++ Message Ends +++

Robots 3 update from Big Finish

Robots 3 is due out this month, and Big Finish has revealed a lot more information, including the identity of one of the directors! There’s also several cast reveals. Details below…

The Eleven is free (one week only)

This week’s (12 October 2020) free download from Big Finish is The Eleven. There’s also (of course) a related sale. Details below…

Robots 2 review on Cultbox

My review of The Robots Volume 2 is on CultBox: Robots Volume 2 audio drama review. I’m enjoying the series so far, great to hear the late David Collings as Poul, and it’s shaping nicely for future sets. –< Message Ends >–

Big Finish releases Robots 2

Good news for fans of Nicola Walker’s Liv Chenka (ie everyone?!), Big Finish has released Robots 2! Catch up with events in Kaldor City and welcome the return of the late David Collings as Poul and just enjoy three more stories with the Chenka sisters.

Doctor Who: Stranded 1 — what do I really think?

I’ve been thinking (on and off) about the Stranded 1 boxset. While I believe I understand why the new approach, I’ve had some niggling doubts about the set as a whole. Plenty to enjoy, yet a sense of is that it? when I got to the end. It’s also a long wait for the next…

Doctor Who Stranded 1.4 Divine Intervention

David K Barnes brings the first set of Eighth Doctor Stranded stories to a close with Divine Intervention. Welcome back to London, 2020. Broken TARDIS, problems with money and a house full of people with their own backstories. Does this final (for now) story make things clearer or add to the mysteries (spoiler — it…

Doctor Who Stranded 1.3 Must-see TV

The first Eighth Doctor set of Stranded stories continues (from Wild Animals) with Lisa McMullin’s Must-see TV. The Doctor, Liv and Helen are still trapped in London 2020, and we have arrivals in the form of Sgt Andy Davidson (Tom Price) and Mr Bird (Clive Wood). Science fiction is back on the agenda but we’re…

Doctor Who Stranded 1.2 Wild Animals

Doctor Who Stranded takes the Eighth Doctor, Liv and Helen from where they left off in Lost Property and reinforces the message — this is not a standard bang crash, in-out adventure. This is real life and it can be a bit mundane. John Dorney takes over writing for Wild Animals. It’s another day near…