The Three Monkeys

Audio ‐ October 24, 2020
The Three Monkeys

Released October 2020

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With COVID-19 and the need to produce every aspect of a production in isolation proving to be no hindrance to Big Finish, James Goss’s ‘The Three Monkeys’ virtually reunites the unexpected pairing of Owen and Andy for their third outing in Torchwood’s monthly range. Here, an uncannily successful businessman has attracted the attention of Andy and of Torchwood for very different reasons, and this night might be the night his luck finally runs …

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He Kills Me, He Kills Me Not

Audio ‐ October 16, 2020
He Kills Me, He Kills Me Not

Released October 2020

SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Marking the start of the Eighth Doctor’s journey within the ambitious and expansive multimedia Time Lord Victorious project, Carrie Thompson’s ‘He Kills Me, He Kills Me Not’ also brings to vocal life the mysterious Ood, Brian, who will come to recur in future tales. Looking to visit one of the Seven Hundred Wonders of the Universe that he finds has gone missing when arriving on the desert world of Atharna, the Doctor’s life …

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Shadow of the Daleks 1

Audio ‐ October 15, 2020
Shadow of the Daleks 1

Released October 2020

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As Big Finish continues to explore and develop both the Daleks and the Time War ever more thoroughly, the pressure to continue to innovate with its storylines has continued to mount. With ‘Shadow of the Daleks 1,’ the first of two sequential releases to be composed of four one-part stories and a shared cast, the Fifth Doctor unexpectedly encounters the Time War to blend the classic and modern eras of Doctor Who like …

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Ex Machina

Audio ‐ September 26, 2020
Ex Machina

Released September 2020

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With so much of the world still in a form of lockdown as COVID-19 continues to persist and resurge, streets and cities have appeared much emptier than usual. Written well before the pandemic took hold but nonetheless gaining an extra eerie quality as it presents a deserted Cardiff, Alfie Shaw’s ‘Ex Machina’ brings forth Ianto Jones as the lone crusader looking to keep the empty streets safe.

‘Ex Machina’ begins simply enough as Laura …

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Restoration of the Daleks

Audio ‐ September 20, 2020
Restoration of the Daleks

Released September 2020

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With the Time War saga to this point advertised as a sixteen-part tale, ‘Restoration of the Daleks’ by Matt Fitton looks to bring to a close the audio adventures of the Eighth Doctor that have sprawled across all of time and space as the conflict between the Time Lords and the Daleks continues to intensify.

Although it was with an alternative version of Davros rather than the original iconic version himself, the ‘Palindrome’ two-parter …

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Dreadshade

Audio ‐ September 19, 2020
Dreadshade

Released September 2020

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Following a surprising and emotional restoration of the Dalek race, the Doctor and Bliss return to their own universe with a harrowing warning for the Time Lords in ‘Dreadshade’ by Lisa McMullin. Gallifrey is not quite like they left it, and however, and apparent total victory comes with a lingering sense of unease.

For better or for worse, one defining plot device that will forever be associated with the Eighth Doctor is amnesia, and …

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Palindrome Part Two

Audio ‐ September 18, 2020
Palindrome Part Two

Released September 2020

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As the Dalek Time Strategist continues its quest to rebuild the might of the Dalek race in the unlikeliest of locations so far away from the Time War, the layers of multiple realities begin to coalesce around Davros and the creations who inexorably follow in his wake in John Dorney’s ‘Palindrome Part Two.’

Of course, ‘Palindrome’ as a two-parter is anything but a palindrome, but the title makes it clear from the start what …

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Palindrome Part One

Audio ‐ September 17, 2020
Palindrome Part One

Released September 2020

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Including dynamically developing the Sixth Doctor and finally giving acted life to the Eighth Doctor once more, perhaps no element of the Doctor Who tapestry provided Big Finish with such a specifically unique opportunity as exploration of the Time War that saw the entire universe brought to the brink of destruction as the Time Lords and Daleks battled throughout eternity. With the War Doctor sacrificing his name but not necessarily his morals as …

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The New Adventures of Bernice Summerfield Volume Six: Lost in Translation

Audio ‐ September 14, 2020
The New Adventures of Bernice Summerfield Volume Six: Lost in Translation

Released September 2020

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As Lisa Bowerman’s Big Finish stalwart Professor Bernice Surprise Summerfield and David Warner’s unbound Doctor return to Bernice’s own universe for the first time together, the nuances of their deepening companionship and their own certainties and insecurities come to the forefront in the four new tales comprising The New Adventures of Bernice Summerfield Volume Six: Lost in Translation.

‘Have I Told You Lately?’ by Time Foley opens this set, intriguingly but wisely choosing a …

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The Flying Dutchman and Displaced

Audio ‐ September 10, 2020
The Flying Dutchman and Displaced

Released September 2020

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As Big Finish’s two-part double bill releases continue, ‘The Flying Dutchman’ by Gemma Arrowsmith and ‘Displaced’ by Katharine Armitage’ revisit the early days of Ace and Hex together alongside the Seventh Doctor.

In ‘The Flying Dutchman,’ the TARDIS crew members find themselves aboard a seemingly deserted ship in the middle of the ocean. When they find the crew hiding away in fear of suffering an attack from the legendary and eponymous ship that portends …

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