Many Happy Returns

Audio ‐ October 04, 2018
Many Happy Returns

Released November 2012

Released to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of Bernice Summerfield’s first appearance in the novel Love and War following an audio adaptation of that same written adventure, ‘Many Happy Returns’ is a charity release in which everybody involved in every capacity gave their time for free to help raise money for the myalgic encephalomyelitis (chronic fatigue syndrome) charity Invest in ME. Set between the events of the Legion and New Frontiers collections, Bernice has traveled off of Legion and discovered a museum exhibit …

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Missing Persons

Audio ‐ October 04, 2018
Missing Persons

Released December 2013

Following four three-story box sets that slowly established the dynamics of and slowly revealed the truths behind Bernice’s post-Epoch family of Ruth, Jack, Peter, and Braxiatel, the five-story Missing Persons sees Bernice flung into the face of danger as a terrible Truth pursues her back to Legion from an archaeological dig.

In Hamish Steele’s opening instalment ‘Big Dig,’ Bernice has been invited to appear and take part in a special live edition of the archaeological programme Big Dig that she grew up watching …

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The Dalek Occupation of Winter

Audio ‐ October 01, 2018
The Dalek Occupation of Winter

Released September 2018
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Despite the many forays into Earth’s history without an alien or anachronistic threat, the introduction of another member of the Doctor’s mysterious race, and even the pioneering idea of regeneration, nothing is quite as prevalent throughout and synonymous with the First Doctor era as the ever-present threat of the Daleks. To begin the fifth series of The Early Adventures, ‘The Dalek Occupation of Winter’ by Big Finish newcomer David K Barnes sees the Doctor, Steven, and Vicki land in the …

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New Frontiers

Audio ‐ September 30, 2018
New Frontiers

Released April 2013

The Advent season approaches on Legion, and the prospect of an old-fashioned holiday surrounded by friends and family is a remarkably traditional and peaceful one for Bernice Summerfield. Nothing is ever that straightforward for the intrepid archaeologist, however, but ghostly planets and waterlogged zombies are minor concerns compared to the secrets her friends have been keeping from her and the old enemy that waits in the shadows.

New Frontiers begins with Xanna Eve Chown’s ‘A Handful of Dust’ as Bernice, Ruth, and Jack …

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Legion

Audio ‐ September 29, 2018
Legion

Released September 2012

With the harrowing search for her son finally complete as she arrives on the isolated and dangerous world of Legion, Bernice finds her welcome anything but what she anticipated as Peter, Ruth, Braxiatel, Jack, and she all converge to continue her evermore complex narrative in Legion.

Tony Lee opens Legion with ‘Vesuvius Falling’ as Bernice struggles to cope with Peter wanting nothing to do with her and Braxiatel hardly the man she has known for so long. True to form, Braxiatel is …

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Road Trip

Audio ‐ September 26, 2018
Road Trip

Released February 2012

With Epoch marking a bold new beginning for Bernice Summerfield and eventually resolving the enigma that was Year Zero while introducing the captivating new companion Ruth, Road Trip sees the famed archaeologist continuing with her search for Peter as she tries to find her way to the world of Legion mentioned in Irving Braxiatel’s mysterious message.

Beginning Road Trip is ‘Brand Management’ by Christopher Cooper with Bernice turning up at the wrong place at the wrong time as the people of Lyndyasz are …

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Epoch

Audio ‐ September 24, 2018
Epoch

Released September 2011

After eleven series that saw Professor Bernice Summerfield routinely defy the odds to survive a universe and one particular close friendship that routinely seemed so against her even as those around her were not so fortunate, the famed archaeologist now makes the move to special four-story boxset releases beginning with Epoch that both continues the tale in place while also presenting a jumping-on point for those unfamiliar with what has come before. As portrayed at the end of ‘Dead Man’s Switch,’ Bernice …

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The Diary of River Song Series Four

Audio ‐ September 20, 2018
The Diary of River Song Series Four

Released September 2018
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Through three The Diary of River Song box sets and several appearances throughout the Doom Coalition saga, Alex Kingston has firmly entrenched herself as one of Big Finish’s undisputed leading ladies. As River’s own travels continue to intersect with her husband’s past lives in the most dramatic of circumstances, the nihilistic time pirate Discordia have been set loose on the universe for the fourth series, and though River may have met her match, bringing in the Doctor may only make …

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The Dispossessed

Audio ‐ September 16, 2018
The Dispossessed

Released September 2018
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Big Finish’s decision to reunite Ace and Mel for further adventures alongside the Seventh Doctor following their only appearance together in 1987’s ‘Dragonfire’ instantly brought with it the intriguing prospect of offering stories steeped in late 1980s nostalgia that also promised a new and exciting dynamic all of their own. As the trio crosses a mysterious threshold and finds a strange alien landscape with an army of tortured souls and a warlord fighting to prolong his life no matter the …

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In Remembrance

Audio ‐ September 15, 2018
In Remembrance

Released August 2018
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

‘Remembrance of the Daleks’ is one of the most fondly-remembered tales of the Sylvester McCoy era, providing a superb true introduction to the leading duo of a much more manipulative Seventh Doctor and a much more modern and proactive companion in Ace that also presented a significant development in the foundations of what would come to be the Time War. With its action set at Coal Hill, this plot was always intrinsically tied at least in the background to the …

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