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

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Episode 285: It Takes You Away

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 13 and friends in modern-day Norway, where they find a mysterious house in the woods and a scared blind girl whose father has disappeared.  What ancient force lies behind the mysteries they've uncovered here?

QotW: What natural geographic feature would make a good secret prison for naughty aliens?

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

Discussion of "It Takes You Away" (David 8.5, Trevor 8.25, Charlie 9, Connor 8.75)

Big Finish: Fourth Doctor Adventures 3.07: The Abandoned (David 7.5, Trevor 7.25, Charlie 7.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #286, The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos! Please view the episode in accordance with all applicable laws. Our audio adventure will be the eighth story in Fourth Doctor Adventures series 3, entitled “Zygon Hunt”, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 284: The Witchfinders

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 13 and friends in 17th century Lancashire, where witch trials are all the rage -- but something other than witches and human fallibility is behind these tragic executions!  What dark secret lies behind Becka Savage's obsession?

QotW: If you were to Kerblam! a gift to a Doctor of your choice, which Doctor and what gift?

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

Discussion of "The Witchfinders" (Connor 8.5, David 7.75, Trevor 7.75, Charlie 7.5)

Big Finish: Fourth Doctor Adventures 3.06: Destroy the Infinite (David 7.25, Trevor 7.5, Charlie 7)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #285, It Takes You Away! Please view the episode without drawing the attention of the Witchfinders. Our audio adventure will be 4th Doctor Adventures, series 3, #7: The Abandoned, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 283: Kerblam!

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 13 and friends at the massive Kerblam! warehouse and shipping center where people are disappearing and someone -- or something -- has called for help.

QotW: What historical event would you like to see a 13th Doctor episode about?

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

Discussion of "Kerblam!" (Charlie 7, Connor 8.75, David 7.75, Trevor 8.75)

Big Finish: Fourth Doctor Adventures 3.05: Last of the Colophon (Charlie 7.5, David 7.75, Trevor 8)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #284, The Witchfinders! Please view the episode in accordance with all applicable laws. Our audio adventure will be 4th Doctor Adventures, series 3, #6: Destroy the Infinite, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 282: Demons of the Punjab

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 13 and friends in Punjab in 1947.  India is about to be partitioned, Yaz's grandmother is about to be married, and people are dying.  Who is the mysterious assassin any why are they doing this?

QotW: Just like in Harry Potter, the 13th Doctor is bestowing points to her friends. To date, how many points would you award to Ryan, Yasmin, and Graham (respectively) and why?

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

Discussion of "Demons of the Punjab" (Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8, Connor 8.5, David 8.75)

Big Finish: Fourth Doctor Adventures 3.04: The Evil One (Trevor 7.5, Charlie 8.25, David 7.75)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #283, Kerblam! Please view the episode in accordance with the traditions of your place and time. Our audio adventure will be 4th Doctor Adventures, series 3, #5: Last of the Colophon, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 281: The Tsuranga Conundrum

 

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 13 and friends aboard the medical vessel Tsuranga, where a mysterious alien is menacing the crew and eating the ship.  Can the Doctor figure out what it wants before its snacking becomes fatal?

QotW: This week we saw the Doctor face giant spiders in a hide-behind-the-couch style episode. What sort of real-world critters would you find scariest for the Doctor to face (in embiggened form or otherwise)?

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

Discussion of "The Tsuranga Conundrum" (David 8.25, Trevor 8.25, Charlie 8, Connor 8.9)

Big Finish: Fourth Doctor Adventures 3.03: The Crooked Man (David 8.25, Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #282, Demons of the Punjab! Please view the episode in accordance with all applicable laws. Our audio adventure will be Doctor Who - Fourth Doctor Adventures, volume 3, number 4: THE EVIL ONE, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 280: Arachnids in the UK

 

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 13 and friends in returning to modern-day Sheffield.  But something is wrong with the spiders, especially in real estate developer Jack Robertson's new hotel.  What does this mean, and how can it be put right?

QotW: If you were to alter the course of a major historical event via subtle changes, which event would you change and how would you influence its outcome?

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

Discussion of "Arachnids in the UK" (Connor 8, David 7.5, Trevor 7, Charlie 6)

Big Finish: Fourth Doctor Adventures 3.02: White Ghosts (David 7.5, Trevor 8.75, Charlie 8)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #281, The Tsuranga Conundrum! Please view the episode in accordance with all applicable laws. Our audio adventure will be Fourth Doctor Adventures, series 3, #3, The Crooked Man, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 279: Rosa

 

On this week's podcast, the Wanderers join 13 and friends in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955.  There they find a mysterious time traveler trying to alter Earth's history, meet some of the heroes of America's anti-segregation movement, and find that in order to be part of the solution, they have no choice but to be part of the problem.

QotW: If you could design a new threat or hazard to add to Desolation, what would it be?

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

Discussion of "Rosa" (Charlie 9, Connor 9, David 8.5, Trevor 9)

Big Finish: Fourth Doctor Adventures 3.01: The King of Sontar (Charlie 8, David 8, Trevor 8)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #280, Arachnids in the UK! Please view the episode without getting yourself sent to Stormcage. Our audio adventure will be the second story in The Fourth Doctor Adventures series 3 White Ghosts! The adventure is available from BigFinish.com, either individually or as part of the boxed set.

Episode 278: The Ghost Monument

 

This week, the Wanderers join the thirteenth Doctor and her companions on the planet Desolation, a deadly planet where two racers are competing in a desperate race for survival and unimaginable wealth.  They must reach the site of The Ghost Monument -- a mysterious police box which appears once every thousand rotations!

QotW: This season Doctor Who features its first companion with a disability. What other previously-unrepresented demographics would you like to see represented on the show?

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

Discussion of "The Ghost Monument" (Trevor 8.75, Charlie 8.5, Connor 8.5, David 8.9)

Big Finish: Nightshade (Trevor 7.75, Charlie 7, David 7.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #279, Rosa! Please view the episode in accordance with all applicable laws. Our audio adventure will be the first story from the Fourth Doctor Adventures series 3, The King of Sontar! The adventure is available from BigFinish.com, either individually or as part of the boxed set.

Episode 277: The Woman Who Fell To Earth

 

This week, the Wanderers join the newly-regenerated thirteenth Doctor in meeting new companions Ryan, Graham, and Yaz.  Together, they track down the nefarious Tim Shaw and become friends through shared risk, victory, tragedy, and surprises.

QotW: Chris Chibnall has said that classic characters and villains will not be a focus of series 11, but there may be some nods and references. What classic references would you most like to see in the new series?

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

Discussion of "The Woman Who Fell To Earth" (David 7.75, Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8.5, Connor 8.25)

Big Finish: All-Consuming Fire (Charlie 7.5, Trevor 7.75, David 7.75)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #278, The Ghost Monument! Please view the episode without drawing the attention of Tim Shaw. Our audio adventure will be Nightshade, available from BigFinish.com.

Episode 187: Utopia/The Sound of Drums/Last of the Time Lords

 

This week, the Wanderers join the Doctor, Martha, and... is that Jack, clinging to the outside of the TARDIS? ...in discovering the secret of the mysterious Mr. Saxon and facing one of the Doctor's oldest and deadliest nemeses. HERE COME THE DRUMS HERE COME THE DRUMS!

QotW: If you were to take over the world, what song would be playing as your Master plan came to fruition?

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

Discussion of "Utopia/The Sound of Drums/Last of the Time Lords" (David 9.9, Connor 9.75, Charlie 10, Trevor 8.5)

Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #277, the series 11 premiere and Jodie Whittaker’s introductory adventure, The Woman Who Fell To Earth! Please view the episode in accordance with your local, state, national, planetary, and galactic laws. Our audio adventure will be All-Consuming Fire, available from BigFinish.com.