Double Doctor Who downloads — for free!

This week (w/c 14 Sep 2020) Big Finish is spoiling us with not one but two free downloads. Full details after the break, but let’s just say War Doctor (in a story offered in April) and one of the best of the Lost Stories.

Free this week: The War Doctor – The Innocent

Big Finish teased new free stories on download and the first is The War Doctor – The Innocent. It also heralds offers on all War Doctor stories. What’s not to like? More next week! +++ Message Ends +++

Big Finish War Doctor and Ninth Doctor offers

The Big Finish celebration of series 11 of Doctor Who continues with offers including both the War Doctor and the Ninth Doctor. As ever some good titles, and I’d like to highlight the Churchill Years as being worth a listen (both volumes). Full details: THIRTEENTH DOCTOR SPECIAL OFFERS WEEK 9. — Message Ends —

Target: The Day of the Doctor review

Steven Moffat’s contribution to the first set of new series Doctor Who Target novelisations is his anniversary special, The Day of the Doctor. This is far more than an adaptation of the script, it is a telling of events from many angles and plays with the form of the novel. If you’re a hard-core Moffat fan you will…

War Doctor Volume 4 review on CultBox

I reviewed the phenomenal War Doctor Volume 4:Casualties of War on CultBox. It’s really rather good (the boxset, not my review!), and no hesitation in awarding 5*! The review is: ‘The War Doctor’ Volume 4 review: A raft of great performances in ‘Casualties of War’. /// Message Ends \\\

War Doctor 3 Agents of Chaos review on Cultbox

Here’s a link to (yes you guessed it) my CultBox review of War Doctor 3: Agents of Chaos. In some ways this is my favourite set in it gets on and tells a decent couple of stories rather than having to take time building context. What do you think? +++ Message Ends +++

War Doctor Volume 2: Infernal Devices review

Hot on the heels of The War Doctor Volume 1: Only the Monstrous comes The War Doctor Volume 2: Infernal Devices. If the first volume was Nick Briggs re-capturing some flavours of Dalek Empire from the point of view of a set of intriguing characters, this volume is a study in themes, almost an audio essay, by John…

Notes from Big Finish Day 8 #bfd8

Another fascinating day in Slough among Big Finish fans at Big Finish Day 8, writers, actors, musicians and everyone in between. A densely packed stream of talks in the main room, lots of things to buy (focussed on recent boxsets) and plenty of people to catch up with. I made notes of various talks and…

War Doctor Only The Monstrous – Cultbox review

My review of The War Doctor Volume 1: Only the Monstrous is now up on Cultbox. A great start to a new range and easily worthy of 5*. The review is: ‘Doctor Who’ spin-off ‘The War Doctor’ Volume 1 review: ‘Only the Monstrous’. –+ Message Ends +–

War Doctor: The Monstrous news

Big Finish has given out plenty of details of the forthcoming December release The War Doctor 1: Only the Monstrous. The news release is: DOCTOR WHO – THE WAR DOCTOR 1: ONLY THE MONSTROUS – COMING SOON. Plenty of details to get our teeth into…