Terrance Dicks (centre) on location during recording of the Doctor Who story "The Time Warrior". Photo: BBC

In Memoriam: Colin Brake pays tribute to fellow Script Editor Terrance Dicks

Terrance Dicks, who has died aged 84, wrote several Doctor Who TV stories and was script editor on many others, joining the show in 1968, as well writing numerous Doctor Who books, in particular over 60 of the Target Books adaptations of the TV series, many published at a time when very few had accessContinue reading In Memoriam: Colin Brake pays tribute to fellow Script Editor Terrance Dicks

Doctor Who Magazine Special (Issue 53) SNIP

New Doctor Who Magazine Special celebrates Target Books

Those of you interested in Doctor Who art may want to pick up the latest Doctor Who Magazine Special (Issue 53), dedicated to Target Books, on sale now in all good newsagents, featuring a cover by Chris Achilleos. Considered a unique record of Doctor Who’s history in the era before fanzines, official magazines and home video,Continue reading New Doctor Who Magazine Special celebrates Target Books

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

The Target Cover Art of Andrew Skilleter

Doctor Who Target Book covers revisited – new limited edition collections from Who Dares

Who Dare Publishing has just released a smashing new limited edition portfolio – The Target Cover Art of Andrew Skilleter. Andrew’s perhaps best known for his Doctor Who art (although he’s done a lot more) and this is the fourth such release from Who Dares, the latest in an ongoing series of Limited Edition PortfoliosContinue reading Doctor Who Target Book covers revisited – new limited edition collections from Who Dares

Artist Chris Achilleos asks fans help to trace missing Cybermen art

Can anyone find out where this Doctor Who original painting is!? Artist Chris Achilleos, who drew this Tenth Planet art for the Doctor Who WH Allen/ Target Books range back in the 1970s, is trying to track it down. Chris is a Greek Cypriot born British illustrator, painter and movie conceptual artist. Over the past 40Continue reading Artist Chris Achilleos asks fans help to trace missing Cybermen art