Comic Book Review – Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #1 from Titan Comics

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Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #1 Writers: Al Ewing & Rob Williams Artist: Simon Fraser Cover Artist: Alice X. Zhang Alternative Covers by Simon Fraser, Rob Farmer, Warren Pleece, & Alice X. Zhang Publisher: Titan Comics Quick Take:  A new era of begins, as Titan Comics takes over the Doctor Who license and launchs not one but two new Doctor Who series this week, each featuring a different Doctor.  (A third series featuring the incoming 12th … Continue reading

The Wedding of River Song – A review

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After 2 years, it’s finally happened.   Silence has fallen. The 6th season finale, served as a great wrap up, not just of this year, but the entire Steven Moffatt run to date. Some folks were quite upset when the 5th season ended and the Big Bang happened again and the cracks in time were closed,  the question of the what the Silence was and why it must fall still unanswered.  Then at the started of … Continue reading

The Doctor, Here to Help

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As we reach the end of another season of Doctor Who, just a few thoughts about this season and the series., as a whole, going back to 1963, before this season’s finale, “The Wedding of River Song” airs. This season has been a roller coaster since it started off with a shot at the Moon. We’ve had cowboys, monsters, pirates, astronauts, mermaids, and Presidents. Add a fireman and football player in there and it would … Continue reading

The Doctor’s God Complex

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Who do you turn to in your darkest hour? When all looks bleak, and you are faced with your greatest fear, where do you find the courage to carry on?  What do you put your faith in to help you overcome? Doctor Who, as a series, has always been about overcoming fear, both for it’s young (and not so young) viewers watching from behind the sofa, and for those few lucky enough to travel with … Continue reading

The Girl We Waited For, and the Boy Who Waited for Her.

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If you haven’t been impressed with Karen Gillan’s work as companion Amy Pond on Doctor Who before,  then this week’s episode, The Girl Who Waited should make you a fan, of both the character, and the talented young actress playing her. Amy Pond has been a very popular addition to small group of lucky folks to get to travel with the Doctor through time and space.  There are of course obvious reasons, she’s a spunky, … Continue reading