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 229: The Power of Three

On this week's podcast, the Doctor comes to stay with the Ponds when the Earth is invaded by billions of mysterious black cubes.  But how will he keep himself entertained while waiting to see what they do?

QotW: If you got to design one of the cubes for The Power of Three, what random effect would your cube have when it activated?

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

Review of University of Central Lancashire's production of Mission to the Unknown

Discussion of "The Power of Three" (Connor 8, David 8.5, Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8)

Big Finish: Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctor #1: Shadow of Death (David 8.5, Trevor 8, Charlie 8.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #230, The Angels Take Manhattan! Our audio adventure will be Destiny of the Doctor #3: Vengeance of the Stones, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 228: A Town Called Mercy

On this week's podcast, the Doctor arrives in Mercy to find that the alien Doctor is being hunted by a cyborg terminator -- but the alien Doctor isn't him!  He must face the parallels to his own life to save the town and see justice done.

QotW: You just wrote a followup story to A Town Called Mercy titled, "A Town Called ______". What character trait do you fill in the blank with and what's the plot?

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

Discussion of "A Town Called Mercy" (Charlie 8.75, Connor 8, David 7.75, Trevor 7.25)

Big Finish: Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctor #1: Hunters of Earth (Charlie 7.25, David 8, Trevor 8)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #229, The Power of Three! Our audio adventure will be Destiny of the Doctor #2, Shadow of Death, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 227: Dinosaurs on a Spaceship

On this week's podcast, the Doctor must save the occupants of a ship headed for Earth before ISA missiles blow it up -- but some of the ship's passengers have other ideas about who should survive and what should happen to the ship's living cargo!

QotW: Three had "Invasion of the Dinosaurs", Eleven had "Dinosaurs on a  Spaceship".  If you were to create a title for a modern era Doctor Who story that borrows a word from a classic era Doctor title, what would your new title be?

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

Discussion of "Dinosaurs on a Spaceship" (Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8, Connor 7.5, David 8)

Big Finish: Doctor Who: The Monthly Adventures #135: Legend of the Cybermen (David 8.75, Trevor 8.75, Charlie 9, Connor 9.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #228, A Town Called Mercy! Our audio adventure will be Destiny of the Doctor #1: Hunters of Earth, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 226: Asylum of the Daleks

 

On this week's podcast, the Doctor is kidnapped by the Daleks and sent (by force) to cleanse their asylum before the mad Daleks there escape.  There he meets the mysterious Oswin, a soufflé girl with a secret.

QotW: When The Impossible Girl was trapped inside a Dalek, she made soufflés. If you were trapped inside a Dalek, what dish would you make?

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

Discussion of "Asylum of the Daleks" (David 8.75, Trevor 8.25, Charlie 9, Connor 9.5)

Big Finish: Doctor Who: The Monthly Adventures #134: Wreck of the Titan (David 8.5, Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #227, Dinosaurs on a Spaceship! Our audio adventure will be Doctor Who: The Monthly Adventures #135: Legend of the Cybermen, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 225: The Doctor, the Widow, and the Wardrobe

 

On this week's podcast, the Doctor is a caretaker at the mansion visited by a woman who once saved him and her two children.  He has a special adventure in store for them, but things go sideways (as they often do)...

QotW: The Doctor redecorated a room in your home. I know! What changes did the Doctor make?

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

Discussion of "The Doctor, the Widow, and the Wardrobe" (Connor 8.75, David 8.9, Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8.25)

Big Finish: Doctor Who: The Monthly Adventures, #133: City of Spires (David 8, Trevor 8, Charlie 8)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #226, Asylum of the Daleks! Our audio adventure will be Doctor Who: The Monthly Adventures, #134: Wreck of the Titan available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 224: The Wedding of River Song

 

On this week's podcast, time is all mixed up -- something has gone terribly wrong, and the Doctor is called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice to put it right!

QotW: In the Wedding of River Song, all of history converged on a single time point. What historical incidents would you like to see converge?

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

Discussion of "The Wedding of River Song" (Charlie 9, Connor 8.5, David 8.25, Trevor 8.75)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #225, The 2011 Christmas special, The Doctor, the Widow, and the Wardrobe! Our audio adventure will be City of Spires, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 223: Closing Time

On this week's podcast, the Doctor drops in on Craig to find he's a dad now, and there are Cybermen living underneath a nearby shop.  What could possibly defeat such a threat?  The power of love, obviously!  

QotW: The Doctor speaks baby, what other unconventional language might the Doctor know that we haven’t already seen in the show?

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

Discussion of "Closing Time" (Trevor 8, Charlie 8, Connor 9.5, David 8.75)

Big Finish: 10th Doctor Adventures, Volume 3, Episode 3: The Creeping Death (Trevor 7.5/6.75, Charlie 7/7, David 8/7.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #224, The Wedding of River Song! As series finale reviews tend to run long, we’ll be skipping the Big Finish review, but rest assured, we’ll be back to audio adventures soon!

Episode 223: Closing Time

On this week's podcast, the Doctor drops in on Craig to find he's a dad now, and there are Cybermen living underneath a nearby shop.  What could possibly defeat such a threat?  The power of love, obviously!  

QotW: The Doctor speaks baby, what other unconventional language might the Doctor know that we haven’t already seen in the show?

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

Discussion of "Closing Time" (Trevor 8, Charlie 8, Connor 9.5, David 8.75)

Big Finish: 10th Doctor Adventures, Volume 3, Episode 3: The Creeping Death (Trevor 7.5/6.75, Charlie 7/7, David 8/7.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #224, The Wedding of River Song! As series finale reviews tend to run long, we’ll be skipping the Big Finish review, but rest assured, we’ll be back to audio adventures soon!

Episode 222: The God Complex

On this week's podcast, the TARDIS team find themselves trapped in a spooky hotel filled with everyone's worst fears.  But who made this place, and why, and what's the key to escaping?  

QotW: In The God Complex, the Doctor’s room number was 11. What would your room number be?

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

Discussion of "The God Complex" (David 7, Trevor 7.75, Charlie 7.5, Connor 7.8)

Big Finish: 10th Doctor Adventures, Volume 3, Episode 2: One Mile Down (David 7.5, Trevor 7.5, Charlie 7.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #223, Closing Time! For our audio adventure, we’ll conclude the 10th Doctor Adventure Volume 3 boxed set with Episode 3, The Creeping Death. The boxed set is available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 221: The Girl Who Waited

On this week's podcast, Amy gets stuck in an alternate time stream and ages 40 years before the Doctor and Rory can rescue her.  Can they rescue today's Amy without undoing future Amy's timeline?

QotW: In The Girl Who Waited, Amy was presented with multiple entertainment zones in the TwoStreams facility: Cinema, Aquarium and Garden. She chose Garden. What sort of entertainment zone would you choose to live out your days in if you were a resident of TwoStreams?

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

Discussion of "The Girl Who Waited" (Connor 8.5, David 8.5, Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8.5)

Big Finish: 10th Doctor Adventures, Volume 3, Episode 1: No Place (Charlie 6, David 5.75, Trevor 6.75)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #222, The God Complex! For our audio adventure, we’ll continue the Tenth Doctor Adventures: Volume Three boxed set with Episode 2: One Mile Down. The boxed set is available from BigFinish.com.