Death and the Daleks

Audio ‐ August 08, 2018
Death and the Daleks

Released January 2004

‘Death and the Daleks,’ a tale originally known as ‘The Axis of Evil,’ continues the trend of Professor Bernice Summerfield’s ongoing adventures jumping between mediums, serving as a sequel/continuation to the novelised anthology Life During Wartime in which the Braxiatel Collection has been occupied by the Fifth Axis despite Braxiatel’s ability to travel in time and his presumed choice of its location due to ensured safety. …

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The Poison Seas

Audio ‐ August 07, 2018
The Poison Seas

Released September 2003

Just as things seem to be settling down for Bernice Summerfield at the Braxiatel Collection with a sense of family and normality setting in, the Earth Reptile Council sends her on a mission to the planet of Chosan to investigate under the cover of visiting an old friend when a terrorist cell threatens a Sea Devil colony. Something far more ancient and powerful than a terrorist …

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The Draconian Rage

Audio ‐ August 05, 2018
The Draconian Rage

Released August 2003

The second serial in the fourth season of adventures featuring Bernice Summerfield that is dedicated to focusing on established foes from the Doctor Who franchise brings back the fiercely honourable and intelligent Draconians that featured in 1973’s ‘Frontier in Space.’ Serving also as a sequel to Big Finish’s own ‘The Dark Flame’ that released in March 2003 and saw Bernice once more team with the Seventh …

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The Bellotron Incident

Audio ‐ August 05, 2018
The Bellotron Incident

Released April 2003

Following a successful encounter with the Ice Warriors in ‘The Dance of the Dead,’ the fourth series of Big Finish’s Bernice Summerfield range looks to further incorporate the large roster of famed Doctor Who villains, beginning with the long-present but little-seen Rutans and their eternal conflict with the Sontarans as first introduced in their only televised serial ‘The Horror of Fang Rock.’

Mike Tucker’s ‘The Bellotron …

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The Mirror Effect

Audio ‐ August 04, 2018
The Mirror Effect

Released March 2003

In the derelict remains of the lost Grid 4 Mining Station, an ancient alien mirror known only to a few rests. Professor Bernice Summerfield finds herself trapped within that artefact in Stewart Sheargold’s ‘The Mirror Effect,’ alone and haunted by fears and reflections of her safe world turned against her and a small creature who desperately wants her to be her mother.

This third series of the …

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The Dance of the Dead

Audio ‐ August 03, 2018
The Dance of the Dead

Released October 2002

In the aftermath of the special release ‘The Plague Herds of Excelis,’ Bernice finds herself hung over and wishing for death when the spaceship she has been smuggled upon meets disaster in Stephen Cole’s ‘The Dance of the Dead.’ Barely alive and forced to team with a party of Ice Warriors and a curt steward to find a way off the ship before it breaks up …

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The Green-Eyed Monsters

Audio ‐ August 03, 2018
The Green-Eyed Monsters

Released June 2002

Taking Professor Bernice Summerfield into the realms of motherhood is one of the bravest and potentially most dramatically satisfying narrative changes that Big Finish could have made with the character, especially given her rough history with ex-husband Jason in a marriage that was somewhat underexplored in Bernice’s Virgin novels but who now seems poised to be a recurring character to enmesh Bernice’s past and present as …

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Torchwood One: Machines

Audio ‐ August 01, 2018
Torchwood One: Machines

Released July 2018
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Torchwood One: Before the Fall proved unequivocally that the London-based operations of Torchwood as headed by Yvonne Hartman and staffed in part by one Ianto Jones prior to the fall of Canary Wharf was a locale and era brimming with potential storylines. With Tracy-Ann Oberman and Gareth David-Lloyd sharing an immense chemistry as Yvonne used every resource available to her to stay alive in …

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Instant Karma

Audio ‐ August 01, 2018
Instant Karma

Released July 2018
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

The seventh televised episode of Torchwood, ‘Greeks Bearing Gifts’ allowed Toshiko Sato the opportunity to discover firsthand just how complicated humans can be as she tried to reconcile thoughts and actions with an alien pendant that allowed her to hear the thoughts of others. With Toshiko still hurting from the thoughts of her team directed at her, ‘Instant Karma’ takes that notion a step …

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The Barbarians and the Samurai

Audio ‐ July 31, 2018
The Barbarians and the Samurai

Released July 2018
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

The pure historical genre of Doctor Who is alive and well thanks to the tireless efforts of Big Finish, and just as ‘The Great White Hurricane’ in The First Doctor Adventures Volume One sought to explore the distinctly non-British blizzard of 1888 New York, ‘The Barbarians and the Samurai’ in this second volume takes the travelers into Earth’s past beyond Britain’s borders once more …

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