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Erik’s Weekly Watch – Erik Versus The Doctor (You Know Who)

By Erik Grove Welcome back to another edition of Erik’s Weekly Watch! Next week I’m going to start diving into the Fall TV season with some picks and recommendations for the best new TV shows but this week brings a …

Photos And Trailer For Into The Dalek – The Second Episode Of Doctor Who Season 8

We’ve got a few images and a trailer for the next episode of Doctor Who, Into The Dalek thanks to the Nerdist. This episode is written by Phil Ford and Steven Moffat and directed by Ben Wheatley. This also introduces …

Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #2 Reminds Us To Be Both Smart And Imaginative

The BBC television series Doctor Who, now the longest running sci-fi show in existence at 50+ years and counting, has always been smart, though it’s a mixed bag of whether audiences acknowledge that. And granted some episodes and seasons have …

Flipping Your LootCrate And NerdBlock In August

Subscripton collection boxes, they are all this rage! And this is what August’s LootCrate got you. An exclusive Groot Funko Pop, a TMNT toy, TMNT sunglasses and some other detritus. All for $20. But what if you were a mercenary soul …

A Doctor Who Comic Book Character Is About To Enter TV Canon For The First Time (SPOILERS)

This is an article with a spoiler in it. Not only that, but it is a spoiler derived from the workprints of the first episodes of Doctor Who that leaked, courtesy of BBC Hawaii. I have not watched the episodes …

Doctor Who: From Local To Global Pop Phenomenon On The World Tour – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: Ahhh, a new season of Doctor Who with a shiny new Doctor for everyone to coo over.  It starts again, that annual ritual of arguing over the writing, the gender politics, the actors and everything in-between. It’s …

Twelve Thoughts About Doctor Who: Deep Breath

Been a while. Hello everyone. Spoilers are minimal but they are there. Onwards. 1. Oooh Weee Oooh! Lots of cogs to set off the Victorianness of the first episode and beat for beat, composition by composition, taken from the fan …

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 …