Dr Men Figures

“Doctor Who”? No, it’s “Doctor Men”! New Mr Men-inspired figures revealed

The new Doctor may be female – and there’s no knocking that here on downthetubes. But Doctor Who‘s men still rule the roost for a new range of Dr Men figures that will be distributed in the UK by RP2 Global, the result of a joint licensing deal with BBC Worldwide and Mr Men and Little MissContinue reading “Doctor Who”? No, it’s “Doctor Men”! New Mr Men-inspired figures revealed

Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor. Image: BBC

Character Options renews its Doctor Who figure license after Thirteenth Doctor casting announced

Toy firm Character Options, who have held the master toy licence for Doctor Who since the show’s 2005 relaunch has renewed its deal with BBC Worldwide as UK master toy licensee for long-running SF TV series, following the announcement that Jodie Whittaker would take up the iconic role, as the first ever female Doctor. “WeContinue reading Character Options renews its Doctor Who figure license after Thirteenth Doctor casting announced

The Musketeers Series 2

BBC Worldwide’s April DVD, Blu-Ray releases include “Orphan Black”, “Da Vinci’s Demons”

BBC Worldwide has just released more details of its DVD and Blu-Ray releases, some of which may apeal to DownTheTubes readers, including The Musketeers Season Two, a show surely crying out for a comic book spin-off, and Orphan Black, which is already a comic from IDW – #2 is on sale this Wednesday.     The Musketeers Series 2 DVD &Continue reading BBC Worldwide’s April DVD, Blu-Ray releases include “Orphan Black”, “Da Vinci’s Demons”

Doctor Who LEGO

LEGO Doctor Who Set to Materialise Later This Year

  Doctor Who and LEGO fans around the world are celebrating the news that The LEGO Group will be producing a LEGO Doctor Who set. The concept for a Doctor Who set came from the LEGO IDEAS  (http://ideas.LEGO.com),  a crowdsourcing community where LEGO fans can submit their own ideas for new LEGO products, and vote for other members’Continue reading LEGO Doctor Who Set to Materialise Later This Year

Doctor Who to become part of new British Paramount theme park?

  A landmark agreement has been struck that could see some of BBC Worldwide’s biggest brands such as Doctor Who and Sherlock  feature prominently in a new entertainment resort near London supported by leading Hollywood studio Paramount Pictures. London Resort Company Holdings, the company behind plans for the £2 billion pound London Paramount Entertainment Resort on theContinue reading Doctor Who to become part of new British Paramount theme park?