Wirrn Dawn

Audio ‐ September 20, 2017
Wirrn Dawn

Released June 2009

With the Doctor and Lucie seemingly settled once more into their familiar roles as friendly traveling companions following the upheaval that began this third season of The Eighth Doctor Adventures in ‘Orbis,’ the two find themselves suddenly thrust into the middle of one of humanity’s bloodiest periods where even assured death is not the worst possible outcome. Separated from the TARDIS as the returning Wirrn literally …

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Time in Office

Audio ‐ September 17, 2017
Time in Office

Released September 2017
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Over the years, Big Finish’s annual anthology release has gained a reputation for being one of the most exciting and often experimental releases within its flagship range. For 2017’s ‘Time in Office,’ a slightly different approach is taken as Eddie Robson is tasked with writing all four of the distinct but related one-episode stories rather than tasking four authors with writing for an overlying …

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The Silurian Candidate

Audio ‐ September 17, 2017
The Silurian Candidate
  • Release Date: 9/2017
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Released September 2017
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

The Silurians are one of the more fascinating races in the Doctor Who universe, the original sentient rulers of Earth who have lost control of their dominion to the evolution of humanity because of a drastic miscalculation that led to a prolonged forced hibernation. For all of the foes that invade Earth and try to take it over for their own nefarious means, the …

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The Thief Who Stole Time

Audio ‐ September 15, 2017
The Thief Who Stole Time

Released September 2017
SOME SPOILERS FOLLOW

Following a strong introduction to the mysterious ocean world of Funderell and its native population in ‘The Skin of the Sleek,’ ‘The Thief Who Stole Time’ is tasked with further exploring and finally revealing the hidden connection to the Time Lords that has long since been lost to time. With a god dead, a crime committed, and an unknown threat lying beneath the surface, …

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The Beast of Orlok

Audio ‐ September 13, 2017
The Beast of Orlok

Released May 2009

‘With fangs like splinters, claws like knives, the Beast of Orlok gobbles lives. With brimstone breath and eyes aglow, he’ll eat your soul- to Hell you’ll go!’ With the memory of fourteen unexplained dismembered bodies attributed to a mysterious beast twenty years ago, the town of Orlok in 1827 Germany finds itself haunted by the memory of its past as the killings begin anew. When the …

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Hothouse

Audio ‐ September 12, 2017
Hothouse

Released April 2009

With The Eighth Doctor Adventures boldly treading into unexplored territory in terms of setting and characterization as its third season opened up with ‘Orbis,’ ‘Hothouse’ quite explicitly reverses course and looks to the programme’s past to continue the new adventures of the reunited Eighth Doctor and Lucie Miller. As rock star turned environmental activist Alex Marlowe sets in motion a plan to save the world from …

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Orbis

Audio ‐ September 10, 2017
Orbis

Released March 2009

With the televised Doctor Who airing only a series of specials throughout 2009 rather than the block of usual weekly episodes, the third season of The Eighth Doctor Adventures arrives to provide fans with more consistently-released serialized programming. Following the ultimately disappointing ‘The Vengeance of Morbius,’ ‘Orbis’ is tasked with resolving the Doctor’s apparent death after tumbling off a cliff in Morbius’s grasp as well as …

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The Vengeance of Morbius

Audio ‐ September 08, 2017
The Vengeance of Morbius

Released August 2008

With a season comprised of genuinely enjoyable tales behind it and a strong- if ultimately slower and smaller- setup piece in ‘Sisters of the Flame,’ ‘The Vengeance of Morbius’ is tasked with providing a satisfying resolution that delves into the very heart of Gallifrey’s past while thrusting the range in a bold new direction. With the very fabric of space and time threatened, the Doctor and …

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Sisters of the Flame

Audio ‐ September 07, 2017
Sisters of the Flame

Released July 2008

‘The Brain of Morbius’ remains one of the most beloved and iconic Doctor Who stories to have ever aired, fully embracing the gothic horror genre as the Doctor confronts one of the most commanding and influential figures from Gallifrey’s mysterious past. Given Big Finish’s penchant for bringing back classic foes over the years- even just within The Eighth Doctor Adventures six of the first fourteen …

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The Zygon Who Fell to Earth

Audio ‐ September 07, 2017
The Zygon Who Fell to Earth

Released June 2008

In a thoroughly entertaining but ultimately rather light second season of The Eighth Doctor Adventures, it’s the oft-whimsical Paul Magrs who delves deeper to deliver the season’s first truly emotional tale as the Doctor and Lucie once more cross paths with Lucie’s Aunty Pat ten years after their previous encounter and as old friends with a surprising history come to visit Pat’s husband, Trevor.

The title makes …

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