Meeting Each New Face of Doctor Who; Rating The New Doctors First Stories

My Doctor is in the Picture

  It was 8 months ago, when the Twelfth Doctor (Peter Capaldi) brashly made his way into our lives, screaming about his kidneys. It was a brief glimpse of who we are about to properly meet in a week’s time.   For many fans, we have become accustomed to this change.  For some, it was the first time they’ve said goodbye to “their” Doctor, and now will meet this new man.  This new man who saunters … Continue reading

IDW to produce 50th Anniversary Doctor Who Maxi-Series

IDW has produced some pretty cool Doctor Who comics, not to mention the Doctor Who/Star Trek the Next Generation crossover they are currently putting out (Issue 6 (of 8) will be out this week!), and have recently relaunched the ongoing title with Andy Diggle writing and art by Mark Buckingham. Now they are joining in to the Doctor’s 50th Anniversary (the program debuted on the BBC on November 23, 1963) with a new 12 issue … Continue reading

2 Lost Doctor Who Episodes Found

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Not seen in over 40 years, two early episodes of Doctor Who have recently been found. Of 253 episodes that aired when William Hartnell (1963-66) and Patrick Troughton (1966-69) played the Doctor, 108 had believed to been lost, due to the BBC’s policy of “wiping”.  Now that number is 106.  The episodes discovered are 1965 episode “Airlock” which is part 3 of the previously completely lost story Galaxy 4,  and 1967’s  The Underwater Menace part … Continue reading

Exile on… Doctor Who on Youtube!

US fans of the classic Doctor Who series will be thrilled to find out the BBC has made 4 complete serials , starring 4 different Doctors available in the US on YouTube. Stories include one from the First Season, First Doctor 2 parter “The Edge of Destruction” (The only complete serial to take place entirely in the TARDIS, starring William Hartnell). The Second Doctor is represent by ‘The Krotons” one of only 6 complete serials … Continue reading