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“Doctor Who”: A Celebration of All The Doctor’s Regenerations [VIDEO]

We see what you’re doing, BBC. You’re trotting out these long compilations from Doctor Who to whet fans’ appetite before you finally unveil the Series 12 trailer. Of course it would be a collection of all the Doctor’s regenerations. It’s one of the touchstones of the show. It’s the most unique gimmick in the history […]

Doctor Who: Are We Giving Daleks Self-Esteem Issues?

If there was one major takeaway from this year’s BBC Doctor Who New Year’s Special ‘Resolution,’ it’s that there’s definitely a new Dalek in town. It’s broke and has no casing, broken off by a bunch of warriors hundreds of years ago. So what’s a poor Dalek in “The Big City” to do when it finally […]

‘Doctor Who’ Series 12: The Real Big Bad Responsible for 2020 Delay

As we all know by now, there won’t be a new series of Doctor Who in 2019. Series 12 will begin in early 2020. There’s one reason the show has been delayed till 2020: Money. While money is often the reason a show gets pushed back, the BBC works differently from commercial TV networks because […]

Doctor Who ‘Resolution’: Deconstructing the New Year’s Day Special’s Trailer

Just after the Doctor Who Series 11 finale aired on December 9th, BBC Studios released a 25 second trailer for the much debated New Years Special “Resolution.” At first viewing the trailer appears more like that of a Michael Bay film than an episode of Chris Chibnall‘s Who oeuvre. There are explosions, 9th century warriors, more explosions, modern […]

Doctor Who Series 11: A Darker Season Than You First Thought

Doctor Who Series 11 feels different from the previous seasons because it feels more like a social drama, there’s less continuity-heavy lore, the stories aren’t high in the “cosmic universe-in-danger sense” and sometimes feels slighter than before. But there are moments from this season that are loads darker than they first appear – here’s a […]

Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker Confirms Series 12 Return Whenever Series 12 Returns

Jodie Whittaker‘s 13th Doctor will get to spend a little more time – at least one more season’s worth –  spinning around time and space, with the actress confirming her return for at least one more season/series in BBC‘s Doctor Who. The first female Doctor was expected by many to return for a new season, […]

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There’s A New Doctor In Town – Warren Ellis Honored With A Doctorate

Warren Ellis, the prolific writer of comics, original graphic novels and novels, and creator of the likes of Transmetropolitan, Planetary, The Authority, and Injection, and his work on Marvel’s Iron Man, Extremis, provided the main source of inspiration for Iron Man 3, has now been given a new honour, a little closer to home. Because […]

Wednesday Runaround – Under The Influence

DCWatch: JT Krul kept his creative vision on Captain Atom. “Tomorrow marks the release of Captain Atom #0, but it also marks the ending of the run that Freddie Williams and I launched as part of DC’s New52. First and foremost, I’d like to thank everyone who enjoyed and supported the book, which includes everyone […]

Bryan Talbot To Become A Second Doctor

Tomrrow, Bryan Talbot, creator of One Bad Rat, Grandville, Alice In Sunderland and Nemesis The Warlock will be presented by an honorary Doctorate of Letters for his body of work by Northumbria University at their annual degree ceremony in Newcastle. He already is an honorary Doctor of Arts, having received it four years ago from […]

Will You All Be Upstanding For Doctor Mark Millar

Mark Millar is to be presented with an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters by Glasgow Caledonian University next Thursday. Millar, who lives in the Glasgow area, dropped out of university to take up writing professionally, but of late has returned as a guest speaker. Mark Millar’s Twitter account is @MrMarkMillar. Will he be changing […]