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  • Auld Doc, New (Year) Tricks… Time-Loop serves up a tighter tale…

    In an attempt to reboot the problematic interior-scape of the Tardis, the crew are preparing to take a break on a beach, letting the ‘police-box’ handle the refit, but on quickly exiting, the Doctor, Yaz and dan find themselves not on a sandy getaway, but in the basement of...
  • ‘Division’ subtracts, multiplies? ‘Survivors’ is info-dump filler….

    The Weeping Angels have turned the Doctor to stone – or rather they’ve encased her for ‘recall’ to Division. But while the Time Lord finally gets some answers about what is happening to the universe, she seems nowhere nearer to stopping it or learning the true extent of her...
  • Who’s social media in ‘Flux’ ahead of Hallowe’en debut…

    For the last week UK audiences have seen a very brief ‘interruption’ to their between-show BBC broadcasts as an image of Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor made a brief appearance, looking very worried indeed. Then, in the last few days all of the official Doctor Who social media accounts went dark,...
  • Breaking: Doctor Who goes back to the future for next showrunner…

    Fans have been expecting news regarding the future of Doctor Who for a while. After months of rumours it was announced that current star Jodie Whittaker and current show-runner Chris Chibnall would both be departing after the current series and three 2022 specials… but that left the question of...
  • The Doctor is… out. BBC confirms Whittaker and Chibnall leaving in 2022…

    There have been rumblings for a long while, but the BBC finally confirmed today that the current era of Doctor Who will be ringing in the changes sometime in 2022. Jodie Whittaker will be leaving the role after appearing in three seasons through 2021… and then three specials which...
  • Comic-Con@Home: ‘Doctor Who’ cast talk Season 13…

    Though the SDCC has become a casualty of the COVID pandemic once again, it’s operating at Comic-Con @ Home variant and there’s various teasers coming out of its virtual programming.  One of these was a near-forty minute pre-recorded panel for the next season of Doctor Who – with showrunner...
  • The Doctor is… out? UK media says regeneration coming…

    According to breaking reports from the UK’s The Mirror, Jodie Whittaker is leaving Doctor Who after what will be three years in the role as the Thirteenth incarnation of the Doctor. Though the BBC have declined to comment on the story, the often hyperbolic and excitable tabloid actually has a...
  • Who’s ‘Revolution’: House-cleaning and Social Distancing…

    The Doctor is being held in a high-security cosmic prison for crimes she doesn’t even remember… with no obvious way out and some unfortunate company to slowly pass the time. Meanwhile on Earth the remains of the Dalek (last seen in Resolution of the Daleks) have been mined and...
  • Be Patient: Doctor Who’s 2021 run now down to eight episodes…

    Though Doctor Who side-stepped the initial coronavirus impactby shooting the next special, Revolution of the Daleks, as part of the last series in late 2019 and banking it for broadcast  sometime over the coming seasonal Christmas/New Year break, it hasn’t managed to avoid the pandemic completely. The BBC has...