Thursday, December 14, 2017

Will of the Bill

This is what Pearl Mackie was hired for.  If ever there was, save for some of the Doctor-lite episodes from years past, an episode upon...

The Pyramid of Pawns

The Tour has been uncharacteristically quiet concerning Extremis, which followed in the Capaldi 'tradition' of format-bending stories such as Listen and Heaven Sent.  We liked it a bunch...

Oh .. Too .. Brutal .. Eh?

The 'S' in TARDIS stands for space, and the Doctor has become restless again.  And in Doctor Who oft times restlessness begets recklessness.  It...

Touch Wood, not Torchwood

Knock Knock is a story which is defined much more by what is wants to be rather than what it is.  That Knock Knock is a pastiche is...

Scare … As Seen

The Tour is calling it.  Something that nu-Who has never done and that Doctor Who hasn't seen since 1982.  In Thin Ice we've just seen the...

The Happiness Consul (ation)

Second episodes of a series where either the companion or Doctor are new can be tricky affairs ... Life has been catching up of late...