Upcoming Episodes

Jul 27 2017 #139 The Mark of the Rani
Aug 3 2017 #140 The Two Doctors
Aug 10 2017 #141 Timelash
Aug 17 2017 #142 Revelation of the Daleks

(Dates are subject to change.)

Episode 208: Amy’s Choice

 

On this week's podcast, Eleven, Amy, and Rory find themselves slipping between worlds -- in the TARDIS in the present, and in a sleepy village in a future where Amy and Rory have settled down together.  The mysterious Dream Lord is the one tormenting them, but who is he and what does he want?

QotW: Listener’s Choice: If you had to choose one episode of Doctor Who that was just a dream, which episode would you choose and why?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag/Who News

Discussion of "Amy's Choice" (Charlie 7.75, Connor 8.75, David 8, Trevor 7)

Big Finish: Missy, series 1, episode 2: Divorced, Beheaded, Regenerated (Charlie 8.5, David 8, Trevor 9)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #209, The Hungry Earth and Cold Blood. Our audio adventure will be Missy, Series 1, Episode 3: The Broken Clock, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 207: The Vampires of Venice

 

On this week's podcast, Eleven, Amy, and Rory head to Venice in 1580, where girls are joining the Calvierri School -- never to contact their families again!  Lady Calvierri is not what she seems.  What dark secret does her school hide?

QotW: Rory got into a sword fight untrained in #TheVampiresOfVenice. What sort of skills training would be beneficial for TARDIS companions?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Vampires of Venice" (Trevor 7, Charlie 7.25, Connor 7.6, David 8)

Big Finish: Missy, series 1, episode 1: A Spoonful of Mayhem (David 8.75, Trevor 8.75, Charlie 9, Connor 8.75)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #208, Amy’s Choice! Our audio adventure will be Missy, Series 1, Episode 2: Divorced, Beheaded, Regenerated, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 206: The Time of Angels/Flesh and Stone

 

On this week's podcast, Eleven, Amy, and River Song pursue a weeping angel to a dead world and get more than they bargained for.  How can they possibly defeat an army of starving angels?

QotW: If you could bring to life any fictional character from a video recording, what character would you choose?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Time of Angels/Flesh and Stone" (David 8, Trevor 7.75, Charlie 8, Connor 8,75)

Big Finish: The War Master: Master of Callous, part 4: Sins of the Father (David 8/7.5, Trevor 8/7.5, Charlie 8.25/7.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #207, The Vampires of Venice! Our audio adventure will be Missy Series 1 #1: A Spoonful of Mayhem, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 205: Victory of the Daleks

 

On this week's podcast, Eleven and Amy meet Winston Churchill in London during WWII, where they learn that his new secret weapon has a terrible secret!  Can the Doctor persuade him that Daleks can't be trusted before disaster befalls the Allies?

QotW: If you could use Dalek forces to alter the course of any historical war, which war would you alter and how?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "Victory of the Daleks" (Connor 7.5, David 8, Trevor 7.75, Charlie 7.75)

Big Finish: The War Master: Master of Callous, part 3: The Persistence of Dreams (David 8 or 6.5, Trevor 6, Charlie 6.75)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #206, the two-parter The Time of Angels and Flesh and Stone! Our audio adventure will be The War Master, volume 2: The Master of Callous, part 4: Sins of the Father, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 204: The Beast Below

 

On this week's podcast, Eleven and Amy find themselves on Starship UK, a strange starship with a dark secret, where they and the queen, Liz 10, are forced to make a terrible choice!

QotW: What was your favorite tenth Doctor episode?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Beast Below" (Charlie 7, Connor 8.5, David 8.25, Trevor 8)

Big Finish: The War Master: Master of Callous, part 2: The Glittering Prize (Charlie 8, David 7.5, Trevor 8)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #205, Victory of the Daleks! Our audio adventure will be the third part of the War Master: Master of Callous boxed set, The Persistence of Dreams, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 203: The Eleventh Hour

 

On this week's podcast, the brand new eleventh Doctor meets Amelia Pond and investigates a hell of a scary crack in her wall!  What lurks behind it?  Worse, what has already come through it?

QotW: You're the Doctor, you've just regenerated, and you're famished, what do you eat?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Eleventh Hour" (Trevor 9.25, Charlie 9, Connor 9.25, David 8.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #204, The Beast Below! Our audio adventure will be the second part of The War Master: Master of Callous boxed set, The Glittering Prize, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 202: The End of Time

 

On this week's podcast, the Master is back with an all-new plan: humanity cannot resist him if humanity IS him!  But the Time Lords have a scheme of their own to put an end to all of time.  Can the Doctor survive a three-way showdown with these deadly foes?

QotW: In The End of Time, part of the tenth Doctor's reward was to visit several characters from his past -- what other characters would you have liked to see him visit?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag/Who News

Discussion of "The End of Time" (David 9.8, Connor 9.7, Charlie 9.5, Trevor 9.25)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #203, Matt Smith’s introductory story, The Eleventh Hour! For our audio adventure, we’ll be starting The War Master boxed set #2, The Master of Callous, with the first story, Call for the Dead. The boxed set is available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 202: The End of Time

 

On this week's podcast, the Master is back with an all-new plan: humanity cannot resist him if humanity IS him!  But the Time Lords have a scheme of their own to put an end to all of time.  Can the Doctor survive a three-way showdown with these deadly foes?

QotW: In The End of Time, part of the tenth Doctor's reward was to visit several characters from his past -- what other characters would you have liked to see him visit?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag/Who News

Discussion of "The End of Time" (David 9.8, Connor 9.7, Charlie 9.5, Trevor 9.25)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #203, Matt Smith’s introductory story, The Eleventh Hour! For our audio adventure, we’ll be starting The War Master boxed set #2, The Master of Callous, with the first story, Call for the Dead. The boxed set is available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 201: The Waters of Mars

 

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 10 on Mars on the eve of the disaster that killed the red planet's first colonists.  Can he save them, or would interference in this fixed point in time only lead to greater tragedy?

QotW: In The Waters Of Mars, the Doctor -- The Time Lord Victorious -- broke the rules of time by saving Adelaide Brooke. What other rule or rules (if any) would you have liked to see the Doctor break?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag/Who News

Discussion of "Waters of Mars" (Trevor 8.75, David 8, Connor 8.25, Charlie 8.5)

Discussion of "Dreamland" (Trevor 8.25, David 7, Connor 8.5, Charlie 7.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #202, the swan song for both David Tennant and showrunner Russell T Davies, The End of Time! We’ll probably have plenty to say about this landmark two-parter, so we’ll be taking the week off from reviewing other media. Rest assured, we’ll be getting back into the swing of things with Big Finish audio adventures once we get into series five of Doctor Who.

Episode 200: Planet of the Dead

 

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 10 on a distant world where he's stranded on a bus with no TARDIS, a group of scared passengers, and Lady Christina de Souza.  Can they escape this world and return to Earth before the oncoming swarm reaches them -- or, worse, reaches Earth?

QotW: If you could cast any actor, living or dead, to play the Doctor's companion JUST ONCE in a #DoctorWho TV special, Who would you choose?

So Here's the Thing.../Listener Mailbag/Who News

Discussion of "Planet of the Dead" (Charlie 8.5, Trevor 8.5, David 8.9, Connor 9)

Discussion of Sarah Jane Adventures: "The Wedding of Sarah Jane Smith" (Charlie 9.5, Trevor 8.5, David 8.75, Connor 8.75)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #201, The Waters of Mars! In lieu of an audio adventure, we’ll be covering the Doctor Who animated adventure Dreamland.