Series 11 in the Rear View
  • Big Bang?  Small Snag …

    Big Bang? Small Snag …

    For a Series which has prioritized character drama over SF concepts, it shouldn’t be a surprise that The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos offers a nice wrap-around for Series 11, as…
  • Stakes?  Medium Rare

    Stakes? Medium Rare

    Audience expectations for a TV show exist in a somewhat delicate balance with the show itself, and this is uniquely true of Doctor Who, what with its long history and…
  • The Robots of Merch

    The Robots of Merch

    There’s a game the Tour sometimes plays, almost involuntarily, when viewing a new Doctor Who episode.  Which story, more often than not, of the ‘classic’ series, do elements of the story…