Extra Woman Who Fell to Earth content from the BBC

If you aren’t as regular a lurker on the BBC Doctor Who page, you may have missed some new content. It’s a set of short videos introducing the companions (called friends) and in the case of The Woman Who Fell to Earth a case file on the Stenza (aka the tooth faced alien) narrated by Yaz in…

What is the pedigree of the new sonic screwdriver?

Much though I enjoyed the making of the new sonic screwdriver in The Woman Who Fell to Earth, I have to wonder, in my pedantic once studied science way, is it really the sonic screwdriver? I’m not getting into the name of it (though the Thirteenth Doctor did), but just wondering about how it was made. I’ll…

Husbands of River Song review

So, the last crumbs of Christmas Dinner have been tidied away, and now it the time to reflect upon Steven Moffat’s Christmas Special episode The Husbands of River Song. Yes, it’s time again for Doctor Who to form part of our festivities. Was it fun, was it entertaining, did it do more? Short answer, yes; long answer —…

The Last of the Colophon reviewed

May 2014 and the Fourth Doctor Adventures lets us meet The Last of the Colophon in a Jonathan Morris story. The story has Gareth Thomas as Morax the last Colophon of the title. What is his secret? What did Mr Morris name the race after either a Turkish City, a stag beetle or a printers mark /…