Deimos

Audio ‐ October 09, 2017
Deimos

Released October 2010

Despite only a handful of appearances in the early years of the classic era of Doctor Who, the Ice Warriors firmly cemented themselves as one of the most enduring and iconic races the franchise has ever introduced, capturing the inherent fascination with the planet Mars and boasting a complex but mysterious code of honour. And though they have crossed paths with the Eighth Doctor in novelizations …

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The Book of Kells

Audio ‐ October 06, 2017
The Book of Kells

Released September 2010

‘The Time Meddler’ is arguably one of the most important serials in the long history of Doctor Who, ushering in the so-called pseudo-historical genre while also introducing the Meddling Monk and a direct link of sorts to the then-shrouded past of the Doctor. ‘The Book of Kells’ updates the stylings of that famous tale for the audio adventures of the Eighth Doctor, creating one of the …

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Nevermore

Audio ‐ October 05, 2017
Nevermore

Released August 2010

With Tamsin Drew freshly aboard the TARDIS, The Eighth Doctor Adventures firmly ushers in a new era as a curious manifestation in the control room forces the TARDIS to land on the irradiated shores of the world Nevermore whose sole inhabitant is the imprisoned war criminal Morella Wendigo. Yet when Senior Prosecutor Uglosi simultaneously arrives with fears of an approaching assassin, his obsession with Edgar Allan …

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Situation Vacant

Audio ‐ October 03, 2017
Situation Vacant

Released July 2010

With the fourth series of The Eighth Doctor Adventures technically beginning with December’s melancholy but incredibly impactful ‘Death in Blackpool’ that saw Lucie Miller depart the TARDIS, the new direction and its process of beginning to explore the ramifications of that action begins with Eddie Robson’s ‘Situation Vacant.’ With a new companion introduced through wholly unconventional means and hints at story arcs yet to come, this …

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Death in Blackpool

Audio ‐ October 01, 2017
Death in Blackpool

Released December 2009

The Christmas special has become a staple since Doctor Who returned to screens in 2005, offering a chance for experimental or monumental storytelling, but that special release is something that Big Finish has largely stayed away from within the audio medium. However, with the television series in a time of transition with only four specials to see out the Tenth Doctor, ‘Death in Blackpool’ seizes the …

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Worldwide Web

Audio ‐ September 30, 2017
Worldwide Web

Released October 2009

With Metebelis crystals covering the Earth thanks to the efforts of the Eightfold Truth and the Eight Legs poised to take control of a vulnerable population, Eddie Robson’s ‘Worldwide Web’ is tasked with tying up the threads presented in ‘The Eight Truths’ as the true finale for this third series of The Eighth Doctor Adventures. As the Doctor attempts to thwart the invasion and its link …

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The Eight Truths

Audio ‐ September 28, 2017
The Eight Truths

Released September 2009

The eclectic third series of The Eighth Doctor Adventures begins to draw to a close with Eddie Robson’s ‘The Eight Truths,’ the first half of what is becoming a staple two-part finale and a story that unsurprisingly looks to Doctor Who’s past once more to progress the continuing adventures of the Doctor and Lucie Miller. In 2015 London while the Doctor is searching for a lost …

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The Cannibalists

Audio ‐ September 26, 2017
The Cannibalists

Released August 2009

The third series of The Eighth Doctor Adventures has been nothing if not entirely willing to embrace the sheer diversity and scope of genres and tones that Doctor Who is intrinsically set up to explore, and Jonathan Morris deftly continues that trend with ‘The Cannibalists,’ a story populated entirely by rather unique robots. When the Doctor and Lucie arrive on the Haven that is otherwise devoid …

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The Scapegoat

Audio ‐ September 24, 2017
The Scapegoat

Released July 2009

Following the brazenly experimental opener ‘Orbis,’ the third series of The Eighth Doctor Adventures has to this point been filled with stories using their running time to focus more fully on atmosphere than actual plot. With Pat Mills returning to the series as writer for the first time since ‘Dead London,’ that trend continues in ‘The Scapegoat’ as the Doctor and Lucie land in World War …

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The Night Witches

Audio ‐ September 20, 2017
The Night Witches

Released September 2017
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

The fourth series of Big Finish’s The Early Adventures begins with a revisitation of the early Second Doctor era and a staple genre of the early First Doctor era, the pure historical. When the TARDIS lands near 1942 Stalingrad, the Doctor, Polly, Ben, and Jamie quickly find themselves captives of the Night Witches, an all-female flying unit tasked with disrupting German forces approaching Moscow. …

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