House of Cards reviewed

February 2013’s Companion Chronicle was House of Cards by Steve Lyons, a Second Doctor tale featuring Polly (played by Anneke Wills) with Frazer Hines playing Jamie as a secondary character. How will it stand out in a busy month that also gives us Frazer Hines in the latest Destiny of the Doctor title Shadow of Death? Will there…

Part 1: Welcome

2007 saw the launch of the Big Finish Eighth Doctor Adventures staring with the two parter – Blood of the Daleks. In 2011 this all came to an end so now I am in the position of being able to look at Season 1 with a perspective across all four series. Update 2019: of course this ignores…

Blood of the Daleks

I thought I would pull out the first couple of tales from the first series of Eighth Doctor Adventure  as I feel they warrant some structural consideration rather deeper than I cover in my series 1 review (see here). This is a very well constructed Steve Lyons’ pair (and let’s face it he also wrote…