Episode 21p1: The Daleks’ Master Plan (episodes 1-6)



Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Daleks' Master Plan

This week we cover the first half of Doctor Who story #21, 1965-66’s “The Daleks’ Master Plan”, in which our heroes must save not just Earth, not just the solar system, not just the galaxy, but the entire UNIVERSE from domination by the Daleks!

QotW: What’s your favorite modern Dalek story?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of the first half of “The Daleks’ Master Plan” (David 8.75, Trevor 8.5, Charlie 9)

Connor’s Corner

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Join us next week for our review of the final six parts of Doctor Who serial #21, The Daleks’ Master Plan!  This is the longest Doctor Who story, consisting of 12 episodes.  As such, we have split it across two podcast episodes.  This week we covered the first six episodes, and next week we will cover the remaining six.  We invite you to follow along by watching these episodes before the podcast.  Most of The Daleks’ Master Plan has been lost, however, the remaining episodes can be found on the Lost In Time DVD set.  The soundtrack can be acquired from Audible.com.

 

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Episode 20: The Myth Makers



Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: Galaxy 4 and Mission to the Unknown

This week we cover Doctor Who story #120, 1965’s “The Myth Makers”, in which our heroes meet the heroes of ancient Greece and Troy, and find their allegiances split — which side will they help to win the war?

QotW, courtesy of Joshua-Shane Vis: If you were to make a Doctor Who video game, what kind of game would it be?  Rule: Must use all canon Doctors.

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of “The Myth Makers” (Charlie 7, David 7.5, Trevor 8)

Connor’s Corner

Discussion of Big Finish’s “The Suffering”

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Hosts:

Join us next week for our review of the first six parts of Doctor Who serial #21, The Daleks’ Master Plan!  This is the longest Doctor Who story, consisting of 12 episodes.  As such, we will split it across two podcast episodes.  Next week we will cover the first six episodes, and the following week we will cover the remaining six.  We invite you to follow along by watching these episodes before the podcast.  Most of The Daleks’ Master Plan has been lost, however, the remaining episodes can be found on the Lost In Time DVD set.  The soundtrack can be acquired from Audible.com.

 

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Episode 18 and 19: Galaxy 4 and Mission to the Unknown

Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: Galaxy 4 and Mission to the Unknown



This week we cover Doctor Who story #18, 1965’s “Galaxy 4”, in which our heroes meet two alien races on a doomed world: the beautiful Drahvins and the hideous Rills.  But who is good and who is evil?  We also cover story #19, “Mission to the Unknown”, also known as the Dalek Cutaway.  Three men are stranded on the planet Kembel a millennium after the Dalek invasion of Earth.  The Daleks have returned to our galaxy, and these men must get word back to Earth!

QotW: Not counting Capaldi, which modern Doctor do you feel is most like the first Doctor and why?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of “Galaxy 4” (Trevor 7.5, Charlie 6.5, David 6.5)

Discussion of “Mission to the Unknown” (Trevor 8.5, Charlie 8, David 7.5)

Connor’s Corner

Hosts:

Join us next week for our reviews of Doctor Who serial #20, The Myth Makers!  We invite you to follow along by watching the serials before the podcast.  The Myth Makers is a completely lost story, meaning no video of it has survived.  However, the soundtrack can be acquired from Audible.com.

 

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Episode 17: The Time Meddler

Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Time Meddler



This week we cover Doctor Who story #17, 1965’s “The Time Meddler”, in which the TARDIS crew discover strange anachronisms in 11th century England — but who could be responsible?

QotW: If you had to choose one companion, Ian or Barbara, which would you choose and why?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of “The Time Meddler” (David: 6.9, Trevor: 8.5, Charlie: 9)

Connor’s Corner

Discussion of “The Time Museum”

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Join us next week for our reviews of Doctor Who serials #18, Galaxy 4, and #19, Mission to the Unknown!  We invite you to follow along by watching the serials before the podcast.  Three of the four parts of Galaxy 4 are lost, so there has been no full-length DVD release.  A condensed reconstruction is available on the Aztecs Special Edition DVD, and the official soundtrack is available from Audible.com.  Mission to the Unknown is also lost, but the soundtrack is included with the soundtrack of The Daleks’ Master Plan, also available from Audible.com.

 

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