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

Doctor Who – Big Finish titles for June 2012

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June is the last month of we will have three full cast Doctor Who audios from Big Finish for a bit, as the first season of the 4th Doctor adventures come to an end, and the second season (alongside Mary Tamm, as Romana) doesn’t start until January 2013. Sadly it will be the last time Mary Tamm will appear in a Big Finish production, as the lovely actress passed away this week. Big Finish has … Continue reading

Goodbye, Mistress. Mary Tamm 1950-2012

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I wanted to take a moment to write about Mary Tamm, who passed away this past week. For those of you who don’t know who Mary Tamm was,  she was a British actor, most famous for her role as the first Romana (Romanadvoratrelundar), on Doctor Who, during it’s 16th season back in 1978, the “Key to Time” season. When I discovered Doctor Who, back in 1983, it was on NJ public TV, where  they air Doctor … Continue reading

Doctor Who – May Titles from Big Finish

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So things have been unseasonably busy here in Geeksville, so please forgive the lack of updates. Let’s get right to it with Big Finish’s Doctor Who offerings for May. (June’s release will be It was a triple offering with titles featuring the Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Doctors in the various full cast titles this month, so we really got out Doctor on this month. As a whole, I have been impressed by the Tom Baker … Continue reading

Doctor Who – Big Finish titles for April 2012

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I have to say, I don’t review Big Finish‘s Doctor Who range as often as I should. I have long been a fan of them, and now that you can purchase them digitally from their website, for half the cost it would to buy CD’s direct, you should be checking them out if you are fan of classic Doctor Who. Classic Doctors – Brand New Adventures, as they say at Big Finish. If you’re only … Continue reading