Category Archives: Seventh Doctor

Dust Breeding

It should go without saying that voices are very important in audio stories.  If you have good voice actors, it can make all the difference.  When I started Dust Breeding, I avoided spoilers (including even checking what story I was … Continue reading

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The Shadow of the Scourge

The Shadow of the Scourge is the 13th release for Big Finish and wow, was I stunned when it turned out to be another Sylvester McCoy episode.  Having just finished The Fires of Vulcan, the last thing I expected was … Continue reading

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The Fires of Vulcan

The Fires of Vulcan is the twelfth installment in the Big Finish monthly range.  Once again, I went in without knowing which episode I was getting into and it works surprisingly well.  Right away, we learn that UNIT is involved … Continue reading

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The Genocide Machine

I’m a lifelong fan of Doctor Who, but that doesn’t mean I think smacking the label on a thing makes it good.  So I was skeptical when Big Finish began releasing their audio range.  And for the most part, my … Continue reading

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The Fearmonger

The fifth installment of Big Finish’s Doctor Who range was The Fearmonger, starring Sylvester McCoy and Sophie Aldred.  Now, here’s the interesting thing: every episode of classic Who has a format for episode endings (see Roger’s excellent series on cliffhangers).  When a … Continue reading

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The Sirens of Time

After Doctor Who had faded from our screens and the 1996 movie did a belly flop not unlike a defeated Rutan, it looked like Doctor Who was well and truly over.  But the fans were not content to see it … Continue reading

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Top of the Docs: Season 26 & The Movie

McCoy’s final season was really a taste of things to come, but at that time, it was the end.  It wouldn’t return until 1996, and then, only for one single day.  Still, it was an instrumental season for the future.  … Continue reading

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