The Office of Never Was

Audio, Website ‐ May 18, 2018
The Office of Never Was

Released July 2017
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Big Finish’s Torchwood range has done miraculous work with reinvigorating the franchise and allowing both familiar and unfamiliar characters to take centre stage and develop in turn. Arguably no character has benefitted more from this format than Ianto Jones in the emotion-laden ‘Fall to Earth’ and ‘Broken,’ and Gareth David-Lloyd has risen to the occasion with two sterling performances that have epitomised the very …

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torchwood_cascade-CDRIP.tor

Website ‐ May 17, 2018
torchwood_cascade-CDRIP.tor

Released June 2017
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Big Finish is no stranger to experimenting with the constraints and nuances of the audio medium over its storied history, and ‘torchwood_cascade-CDRIP.tor’- or ‘Cascade- does anything but the expected as Scott Handcock brings to life the tale of a sentient computer virus that hunts down online pirates and kills them without any discernible evidence. As chilling as this notion is given the power of …

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Corpse Day

Website ‐ May 17, 2018
Corpse Day

Released May 2017
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In the original two televised series of Torchwood, few storylines carried as much dramatic impact as the death and unique restoration of Owen that left him an undying corpse deprived of even life’s simplest pleasures. Although this didn’t necessarily get the time or exploration that it deserves to reach its fullest potential, it provided a distinct contrast to the bombastic energy and charisma of …

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The Dollhouse

Audio ‐ May 16, 2018
The Dollhouse

Released Aprill 2017
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In the 1970s, three extraordinary young women keep the west coast of the United States safe as the faces of Torchwood Los Angeles based in the city of eternal hope and broken dreams in ‘The Dollhouse’ by Juno Dawson. So many young women come to the city looking for fame and success, for anything better than their previous lives; hile a select few may …

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Visiting Hours

Audio ‐ May 16, 2018
Visiting Hours

Released March 2017
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The third series of Big Finish’s Torchwood opens with the revelation that, just as death and danger seem to have an intrinsic attraction to Torchwood Three’s members due to the presence of the Cardiff rift, so, too, have they begun to plague those associated with the organisation only more indirectly. Fulfilling the natural desire to know just how Rhys would handle himself in a …

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The Lure of the Nomad

Audio ‐ May 15, 2018
The Lure of the Nomad

Released May 2018
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As the 2018 Big Finish Main Range switches from the Fifth to the Sixth Doctor, Matthew J Elliott’s ‘The Lure of the Nomad’ offers something wholly unexpected by stepping outside of established continuity to explore a time of the Sixth Doctor’s life when he traveled with space pilot Mathew Sharpe. Forgoing an introductory story and only briefly touching upon the Doctor’s rescue of Mathew …

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Believe

Audio ‐ May 15, 2018
Believe

Released April 2018
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Big Finish’s acquisition of the Torchwood license instantly opened the door for continued exploration of the events following Miracle Day and for lost adventures featuring characters both living and dead. While the ongoing audio adventures have succeeded admirably in their presentation and ambition both as full-scale special releases and as more intimate monthly releases, Believe represents the first true achievement of that latter aim …

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UNIT: Cyber-Reality

Audio ‐ May 13, 2018
UNIT: Cyber-Reality

Released May 2018
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After encounters with old and new foes alike in this universe and another, the modern iteration of UNIT returns for its sixth series, UNIT: Cyber-Reality, to confront perhaps its biggest challenge yet as the mysterious Auctioneers continue to collect and exploit alien technology for maximum profit. Although Kate Stewart has vowed to take this secret network down, the Cyberman menace is closing in, and …

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Torchwood One: Before the Fall

Audio ‐ May 10, 2018
Torchwood One: Before the Fall

Released January 2017
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Following the successful reintroduction of Yvonne Hartman in ‘One Rule,’ it was all but inevitable that Tracy-Ann Oberman would return to reprise her standout role for Big Finish once more. In 2005 at the start of the three-story set Torchwood One: Before the Fall, Yvonne is at the height of her powers, the undisputed and charismatic leader of Torchwood One who regularly has tea …

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Outbreak

Audio ‐ May 09, 2018
Outbreak

Released November 2016
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With only a few exceptions, the return of Torchwood to the audio medium through Big Finish has been a resounding success, exploring characters and ideas in both intimate and more overt fashions through its first twelve releases. However, because of the small casts employed, establishing a true sense of scale and scope has remained a difficult task for the range to achieve, a fact …

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