The Wrong Woman

Audio ‐ April 17, 2021
The Wrong Woman

Released April 2021

SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

With time itself at stake and all signs pointing to George Sheldrake and the Gallifreyan technology at the heart of his for-hire time travel services nearing launch, the Doctor, Anya, and Mark must split up to find a way to rewrite history in John Dorney’s ‘The Wrong Woman.’ But with even the Doctor an unknown quantity and a foe that has every advantage in staying one step ahead, the future may never be …

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Buying Time

Audio ‐ April 16, 2021
Buying Time

Released April 2021

SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

The eighth series of Big Finish’s The Fourth Doctor Adventures introduced the Doctor and fans to Jane Slavin’s Anya Kingdom, a member of the Space Security Service initially posing as police officer Ann Kelso. Yet while Kingdom’s actions had an undoubtedly dramatic impact on the Doctor as that series reached its dramatic climax and conclusion with her true identity and associations with the Syndicate revealed, it seemed as though Anya’s interactions with the …

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The Dalek Protocol

Audio ‐ April 15, 2021
The Dalek Protocol

Released April 2021

SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Nicholas Briggs’s ‘The Dalek Protocol’ marks the beginning of Big Finish’s ambitious Dalek Universe saga, featuring the Fourth Doctor and serving as both a sequel to the Third Doctor serial ‘Death to the Daleks’ and as a prequel to the upcoming audio series that will feature the Tenth Doctor alongside Space Security Service Agents Anya Kingdom and Mark Seven. Here, the Earth mission to Exxilon tasked with mining parrinium in order to end …

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The Lone Centurion Volume One

Audio ‐ April 12, 2021
The Lone Centurion Volume One

Released April 2021

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Arguably no companion of the Doctor’s has had such a complicated relationship with life and time than Rory Williams, the man who was erased from time itself, who returned as part of a grandiose trap for the Doctor in plasticized form, and who would go on to become Amy Pond’s husband and the Doctor’s own father-in-law. Yet before any weddings could take place and at a time when the entire universe was in …

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Master!

Audio ‐ April 01, 2021
Master!

Released March 2021

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Perhaps unsurprisingly given his one on-screen appearance as the Master in the 1996 TV Movie that failed to kickstart a new television series, Eric Roberts is rarely listed at the top of definitive Master lists. Yet despite the over-the-top nature of the character that was perfectly befitting of the more American tone of the co-production between Universal Studios and BBC Worldwide, there was an undoubted charisma and truly palpable sense of danger that …

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Lease of Life

Audio ‐ March 28, 2021
Lease of Life

Released March 2021

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In a pandemic year beset by the necessity of self-quarantine in which those lived with have never been so close while those who are normally so close have never seemed so far away, Torchwood delves into the functionality of a Cardiff shared house in Aaron Lamont’s ‘Lease of Life.’ In this house, however, there is a small spreading mould problem, and the City Council’s Mould Expert, Dr Owen Harper, is on the case.

Bringing …

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The Doomsday Contract

Audio ‐ March 22, 2021
The Doomsday Contract

Released March 2021

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Expanding upon a series of ideas between original outliner John Lloyd and then-script editor Douglas Adams, Nev Fountain finally gives life to ‘The Doomsday Contract’ with a tone very much in the style of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. In the middle of a holiday, the Doctor, Romana, and K9 are summoned to appear in court, the Doctor’s expert testimony vital to proving that Earth is home to intelligent life and thus …

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Return of the Cybermen

Audio ‐ March 20, 2021
Return of the Cybermen

Released March 2021

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The Lost Stories range has consistently provided fascinating insight into an alternative world of Doctor Who that could have been under different circumstances, but rarely has that goal been so explicitly realized as with ‘Return of the Cybermen’ that has been adapted for audio by Big Finish stalwart John Dorney. Originally written by Gerry Anderson but extensively changed by script editor Robert Holmes to become the 1975 serial ‘Revenge of the Cybermen’ in …

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The End of the Beginning

Audio ‐ March 16, 2021
The End of the Beginning

Released March 2021

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And so, after more than twenty years of stories that have breathed new life and given exemplary exploration to the Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Doctor eras, the once-titled Big Finish main range of adventures that more recently assumed the moniker of The Monthly Adventures draws to a close with ‘The End of the Beginning’ by Robert Valentine.

Fittingly and perhaps expectedly, ‘The End of the Beginning’ pays homage to the format of the …

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The Long Way Round

Audio ‐ March 14, 2021
The Long Way Round

Released March 2021

SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Traveling decades into the paradox-ridden future rather than millennia as in the opener to Stranded 2, the Doctor and his companions are quickly captured by an unknown force that seems to know their every move in John Dorney’s ‘The Long Way Round.’ An interrogator wants answers, but even finding the right questions proves to be a difficult task.

In many ways, the format of ‘The Long Way Round’ is perfect for COVID-19 lockdown restrictions …

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