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Origins of “Doctor Who” revealed in new Sydney Newman memoirs

Sydney Newman: The Man Who Thought Outside the Box

Exactly where did the idea of Doctor Who come from and how much of the show was the idea of Canadian film and TV producer Sydney Newman? That’s just one of the subjects tackled in The Man Who Thought Outside the Box, Sydney Newman’s memoirs, written by Ryan Danes and due to be published to celebrate what would have been his ... Read More »

Official BBC Doctor Who iStickers Featuring Graeme Neil Reid Artwork

Doctor Who Sticker Pack by Graeme Neil Reid SNIP

The official BBC Doctor Who Sticker App for iMessage has just been updated with a second batch of 30 high quality original stickers of the Doctor, TARDIS, Daleks, Ood, the Master, Ice Warriors, Davros and others. As with the first batch of 30 stickers, which included Cybermen, Weeping Angels, Zygons, the Master, Missy, and K9, these all feature watercolour artwork by ... Read More »

Cybermen set to invade Cubicle 7’s Doctor Who Time Clash card game in May

Doctor Who Time Clash: Against the Cybermen Expansion Set

Cubicle 7’s Doctor Who Time Clash Starter Set card game has been selling out in hobby stores, and hot on the heel of its success, the company has revealed it will release Doctor Who Time Clash: Against the Cybermen, its first expansion, in May. Launched last year, in Doctor Who Time Clash – a fast and fun, and with nine game included in the starter set, offering huge ... Read More »

So, Where else have I seen a disembodied Brain with Evil Eyes?

Gor, the evil brain from The Brain from the Planet Arous

Watching (and enjoying) a certain TV Christmas special this weekend sent me scurrying to the web to explore other appearances of disembodied brains. Full heads in jars are pretty common of course, most notably those seen in Mike Baron and Steve Rude‘s wonderful space opera comic, Nexus. The animated show Futurama has had a lot of fun with this concept, ... Read More »

New Doctor Who adventures and more in latest free Cosmic Masque digizine

Cosmic Masque III - Cover

Hot on the heels of the release of the Doctor Who Appreciation Society’s free to view Celestial Toyroom 2017 Annual, they’ve just published Cosmic Masque III – 96 pages of magazine all about being a fan of the long-running SF TV show. Edited by Grant Bull and downthetubes very own Ian Wheeler, with layout by Nick Holland, it’s full of fiction, ... Read More »

Seventh Doctor in the Spotlight in free Celestial Toyroom Annual

Celestial Toyroom Annual 2017 - Cover

The Doctor Who Appreciation Society has just published the Celestial Toyroom Annual 2017 as a free digital download, spotlighting the era of the Seventh Doctor, played by Sylvester McCoy. Released as a “Christmas present to everyone” as part of the Society’s 40th Anniversary year, wrapped in a cover by Simon A. Brett, it’s been put together by the CT editorial team and ... Read More »

Panel to Panel Goes Underground with Doctor Who comics writer Mark Wright

Scenes from "The Pestilent Heart" Part One from Doctor Who Magazine Issue 501. Montage by Mike Collins

Episode 59 of Doctor Who: Panel to Panel is available for download, and interviewed this time out is Mark Wright, the new ongoing writer of the Doctor Who Magazine comic strip. A writer who frequently collaborates with Cavan Scott, he also served as a production assistant on DWM beginning with Issue 448 and is very busy at present as co-editor ... Read More »

Weird and Wonderful! It’s the new Doctor Who Adventures!

Doctor Who Adventures #17 - Cover

You know something has been missing from your summer? Well, that’s all about to change with the latest issue of Doctor Who Adventures, featuring an all-new comic strip by James Peaty, Russ Leach and John Burns. PIRATES OF VOURAKIS James Peaty, Russ Leach and John Burns take you to Earth Colony Vourakis as we encounter the Skinks holding the planet to ... Read More »

Doctor Who Comics at San Diego, New Projects To Be Revealed

Doctor Who 2016 San Diego Comic Convention Special - Cover A by Alice X Zhang

If you’re lucky enough to be heading to this year’s San Diego Comic Con this weekend, then look out for a special Doctor Who convention special courtesy of Titan Comics – available in two variant covers, one by Alice X Zhang and the other by Simon Fraser. The Doctor Who convention special  features an all-new, never before released Doctor Who story, “The Long Con”, starring ... Read More »

Panel to Panel Interviews Doctor Who comic creator Dan McDaid

Just one of the astonishing visuals in the Doctor Who strip "The Crimson Hand" , written by Dan McDaid, drawn by Martin Geraghty (pencils) David A. Roach (inks)

Episode 58 of Doctor Who: Panel to Panel is available for download, so grab your copy of The Crimson Hand graphic novel and flip through it as host Jeremy Bement chats with comic creator Dan McDaid about his run on the strip. Dan should need no introduction to downthetubes readers of course, given his numerous credits such as Judge Dredd, Planet ... Read More »

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