A Dalek on patrol during Capitol IV

Two Days back with Doctor Who – A Guest’s Eye View of Capitol IV

Doctor Who may be a worldwide phenomenon unlike any other today, but back in the 1970s, its fandom was small, although growing, and one organisation, the Doctor Who Appreciation Society, was at the forefront of celebrating the BBC’s best-known science fiction hero. it’s still going today and it was a delight to be a guestContinue reading Two Days back with Doctor Who – A Guest’s Eye View of Capitol IV

Final Doctor Who TV novelisations on way at last, but covers disappoint

Two long-awaited adaptations of Eric Saward’s Doctor Who stories Resurrection of the Daleks and Revelation of the Daleks are on their way at last from BBC Books, but the covers are, frankly, underwhelming.Continue reading Final Doctor Who TV novelisations on way at last, but covers disappoint

Art from DALEK, published by BBC Books in October 2017

Revealed – Untold Dalek History, in… DALEK! (What else could you call it?)

Comics author Cavan Scott (Doctor Who, Vikings) has revealed some details about DALEK, an untold history of the Doctor’s greatest foes, due for release from BBC Books later this year, co-written with George Mann and Justin Richards. “The book is presented as a historical document written at some point in the distant future,” he says,Continue reading Revealed – Untold Dalek History, in… DALEK! (What else could you call it?)

Vworp Vworp! Volume 3 Cover A

New Vworp! Vworp! a delight, features first ever Alan Moore interview about his Doctor Who comics

The amazing Vworp Vworp! Volume 3 zine – dedicated as ever to all things Doctor Who comics and related titles – may have been a long time coming, but it was well worth the wait, leading with Alan Moore‘s first-ever interview about his work on the Doctor Who comic strips, a terrific free Dalek CD gift, variant coversContinue reading New Vworp! Vworp! a delight, features first ever Alan Moore interview about his Doctor Who comics

A panel from *Sub Zero, featuring the Third Doctor and the Daleks, originally presented in 1972 in Countdown comic

Groovy, Baby! Doctor Who Magazine Goes Retro with free Dalek-infested classic comic giveaway

Doctor Who Magazine Issue 508, out now from all good UK newsagents, has a grab bag of treats on offer for fans of 1970s Doctor Who – and great comics. Not only does it include a terrific free gift – a re-presentation supplement of “*Sub Zero“, a cracking Dalek story first published in Countdown and TV Action backContinue reading Groovy, Baby! Doctor Who Magazine Goes Retro with free Dalek-infested classic comic giveaway