The Empathy Games reviewed

The Empathy Games written and directed by Nigel Fairs is a Fourth Doctor Companion Chronicle for Leela which gives us Louis Jameson and also David Warner (as Co-ordinator Angell). Listening to these in a rather ad hoc order (having just indulged in the Companion Chronicles third series sale) means I have already thoroughly enjoyed The Child so have set…

Victoria and the Great Space Elevator

The Great Space Elevator by Jonathan Morris (directed by Nigel Fairs) is a Second Doctor Companion Chronicle for Victoria Waterfield as played by Deborah Watling. It being a Companion Chronicle there is a second actor, this being Helen Goldwyn playing Security Officer Tara Kerley. I picked this up in a sale vaguely aware that it was popular…

The Child reviewed

More and more often, as I listen to a recent Companion Chronicle, I become more and more convinced that these are the true gems in the Big Finish Crown. The December 2012 release The Child by Nigel Fairs is one such story. Wonderfully and subtly performed by Louise Jameson and Anna Hawkes this is a work of…