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BBC Releases Episode Titles/Writers/Directors/Guest Stars For Doctor Who Season 8

With the new season of Doctor Who kicking off this Saturday and folks getting their first real chance to see just what a Peter Capaldi Doctor will be like, the BBC has released a list of episode titles, writer, directors …

Goodbye Bowties, Hello Eyebrows! The Doctor Who World Tour In NYC With Moffat, Capaldi, Coleman, And Deep Breath

By Ray Flook As part of a new twelve-day, seven-city international promotional tour (including stops in Cardiff, Wales; London, England; Seoul, South Korea; Sydney, Australia; Mexico City, Mexico; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) for the upcoming season premiere on August …

Swipe File: Lalique And Doctor Who

This is a Lalique Midnight Blue Mossi vase, being advertised on the back of a glossy magazine. But it does look rather familiar doesn’t it? Let’s make a quick change. Much better. Five days, folks… In Swipe File we present …

Viz Comic Is As Funny As It Used To Be

It’s a cliché that the British satirical monthly comic, Viz Comic, is not as funny as it used to be. Started in the eighties, phenomenally successful in the nineties (when it outsold every US comic with its UK sales alone), …

Game Of Thrones Beats Out Doctor Who For Hugo Award

Tonight the Hugo Awards were handed out and there were a few headline making moments. Games of Thrones episode The Rains of Castamere beat out Doctor Who anniversary episode The Day Of The Doctor as well as Orphan Black’s Variation …

Is Doctor Who’s Jamie Joining The Cast Of Outlander, The TV Show He Inspired?

This is what Frazer Hines looked like when he played 18th century Highlander Jamie McCrimmon, companion to the Second Doctor, in Doctor Who in 1966. This is how he looks now. Quite a bit different, given the almost-fifty years that …

New Time Lord, New Companion – Jenna-Louise Coleman To Depart Doctor Who In December

The UK’s Mirror tabloid newspaper is reporting in an “exclusive” tonight that actress Jenna-Louise Coleman, who has been appearing in Doctor Who related season premier events like the recent New York screening and Q&A this week, is set to leave …

Doctor Who #1 Comics In August’s Nerd Block

Nerd Block announced that there us a surprise Doctor Who package in this month’s subscription box, and used it to increase subscribers for the month. We reported that Titan Comics had orders of over 100,000 for each Doctor Who #1 …

Reversing The Polarity Of The Neutron Flow – Doctor Who: The World Tour Materializes In NYC, A Photogallery

By Ray Flook Heading into Season 8 with a new direction, a new tone and…most importantly…a new “Doctor,” BBC Worldwide brought their new Doctor Who: The World Tour to New York City’s Ziegfeld Theater last night. Hosted by Chris Hardwick …

Bleeding Gen Con Day One – Tales Of Exhaustion And Games Gathered

By Christopher Helton Thursday was the first day of Gen Con, even though after travel time, it was only a half day for me. Despite jet lag, a lack of food and general exhaustedness I soldiered on and went head …

So How Did Titan’s Doctor Who Comics Sell Over 100,000 Each?

During San Diego Comic Con, Bleeding Cool ran the news that Titan Comics had received over 100,000 pre-orders each for the first issues of their new Doctor Who series. The publisher announced the news at the Retailer Lunch presentation, held by …

Trailer For Deep Breath, The Season Premiere Of Doctor Who

Here is the BBC trailer for the premier episode Deep Breath for the new season of Doctor Who starring Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman. The episode airs August 23rd.

Top 100 Comics For July 2014 – Matt Smith Beats David Tennant, Official

Here is the list of the hundred top selling comic books in the North American comic stores for July 2014, as ordered by direct market accounts. Rocket Raccoon #1 topped the chart, selling two and a half times the amount …

Prints Charming – Thirds For Silver Surfer And The Spread, Seconds For Doctor Who, Nemo, Guardians Of The Galaxy And Black Market

Consider this an irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run …

Opening For A Fan Made Animated Doctor Who

How is this not a thing… artist and animator Stephen Byrne made up this video showing what he thinks the opening credits to The Animated Adventures of Doctor Who would be, if it were real. This shows The 12th Doctor …

Clara Cares So The Doctor Won’t Have To

This clip from Doctor Who TV shows the new Doctor (Peter Capaldi) introducing Clara (Jenna Coleman) as his “carer” rather than his assistant… and shows us a familiar baddy in a new light. The new season kicks off August 23rd.

Numeric Con And Cosplay Comes To Sesame Street

Sesame Street introduces us to it’s version of Comic-Con, Numeric Con, in this trailer for an upcoming episode. We also get to see muppet versions of Captain Kirk, Doctor Who, The Dark Knight and Daleks.

Will Peter Jackson Direct An Episode Of Doctor Who?

In an interview with Steven Moffat, show runner for Doctor Who, SFX magazine asked about the Lord of the Rings and the Hobbit director Peter Jackson actually directing an episode of Doctor Who. “He’s still incredibly busy on The Hobbit. I’ve …