Born to Save The Universe, Doctor Who Returns Sept 19

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The BBC has released the trailer for the upcoming 9th series of Doctor Who, just in time for Comic Con International! And this time they promise “New monsters, new adventures, new stories! Your further journeys with the Doctor begin here!” If you don’t want any spoilers, you’ve come to the wrong place, because here it is, a full 1 minute and 32 seconds of what is coming up this year, from the man  born to save the universe. He’s the Doctor, and he saves people! “Every time I think it can get more exciting it surprises me”   the Doctor says … Continue reading

The Very Animated History of Doctor Who

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  Doctor Who has been running for over 50 years, and like many other long running science fiction programing, the show has found it’s way into other mediums.  Films, TV spinoffs, books, audio plays, and comic books based on the adventures of the Doctor have all been made, with varying degrees of success, from out of continuity one-offs, to 16 years running strong. But if there was one dimension the Doctor has had trouble breaking into, and that is the world of animation. Star Trek had a cartoon series, set during the fourth year of the original 5 year mission, … Continue reading

Doctor Who Legos Are Coming

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LEGO toys are all about imagination, building new worlds.  If you can think of it.  You can build it. It only makes sense that Lego would choose to develop a set, based on a property like Doctor Who, where just about anything can happen, anywhere, at any time. The Lego Ideas review committee announced that the Doctor Who and Companions will be the third project to go into production from the First 2014 LEGO Review period! “We are absolutely thrilled to share this news with you, and we only wish there were a real TARDIS so we could transport you straight … Continue reading

BBC/Netflix Deal Will Keep Doctor Who In Your Queue

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It’s okay Whovians,  you can relax. Popular internet streaming service Netflix will continue to stream the complete modern series of Doctor Who (at least up through the Matt Smith episodes) for the foreseeable future, according to Variety.com. No word yet when Peter Capaldi’s first season as the Doctor, the series’ eighth since returning in 2005, will begin streaming on the site.   Not only will Doctor Who (both the current, and collection of classic stories) remain available, Netflix will also continue to stream Who spinoff Torchwood, as well as Luther, Top Gear (seasons 17 through 20), Wallander, Keeping Up Appearances, … Continue reading

Not One but Two Clips from this week’s Doctor Who – Into the Dalek!

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  BBC America has posted two sneak peaks of this week’s Doctor Who episode INTO THE DALEK! It should go without saying, but spoilers Up first, A Good Dalek? (Yes you read that right) “Yeah, my carer. She cares, so I don’t have to” –  This is Doctor is cold. It is not the first time that in the show’s long history that they explored the idea of Daleks that don’t just want to exterminate everything on site. There was the lone survivor in Dalek, after absorbing DNA from Rose Tyler. There was the mutated Dalek Sec, in Daleks take … Continue reading