REVIEW | The Sixth Doctor Adventures: Water Worlds

A new era begins for the Sixth Doctor! Water Worlds, the first instalment in a revamped series of Sixth Doctor Adventures from Big Finish, sees Old Sixie and his trusty companion Mel encounter Hebe Harrison (Ruth Madeley), a wheelchair-using marine biologist, who joins them on their adventures through time and space. In these three stories, … Continue reading REVIEW | The Sixth Doctor Adventures: Water Worlds

REVIEW | Doctor of War: Genesis

Doctor Who: Unbound returns! For the first time in fifteen years, Big Finish takes a sideways step into an alternate Doctor Who timeline, exploring what would happen if the Fourth Doctor did destroy the Daleks on Skaro, before regenerating into an incarnation known as the Warrior. Colin Baker stars in these three new audio adventures, … Continue reading REVIEW | Doctor of War: Genesis

REVIEW | Doctor Who: Stranded 4

It's the end... but the moment has been prepared for. The Stranded series comes to an earth-shattering conclusion in Stranded 4: a collection of four all-new audio adventures from Big Finish! While the first boxset in the series was Who Review's favourite release of 2020 (see the full rankings here), volumes two and three didn't … Continue reading REVIEW | Doctor Who: Stranded 4

REVIEW | Mind of the Hodiac

Russell T Davies returns to Doctor Who! No, I'm not talking about the announcement that he'll be taking over from Chris Chibnall as showrunner next year, I'm talking about Mind of the Hodiac, a new audio adventure from Big Finish adapted from Davies' very first scripts for Doctor Who, written in the 1980s! Produced by … Continue reading REVIEW | Mind of the Hodiac

REVIEW | Doctor Who: Peladon

Fifty years after our first visit, we return to the planet Peladon for four new audio adventures. Journeying from the reigns of King Peladon and Queen Thalira, to the uncharted future of this far-off world, this new boxset promises political intrigue, adventure, and the return of many, many old friends. But is it any good? … Continue reading REVIEW | Doctor Who: Peladon


Kieran Brennan reaches the end of the Eighth Doctor's Monthly Adventures with The Girl Who Never Was- the final installment of The Eighth Doctor Revisited... for now. WARNING! This review contains immediate and major spoilers for the previous adventure Absolution. If you haven't listened to that story I strongly advise not reading any further. With … Continue reading THE EIGHTH DOCTOR REVISITED | The Girl Who Never Was

REVIEW | Doctor Who: The Eleven

The Eleven is back in this brand-new boxset of three audio adventures... and this time he's going up against the Sixth Doctor and his trusty companion Constance Clarke! Read on for our review! 1. "One for All" by Lizzie Hopley The Doctor (Colin Baker) and Constance Clarke (Miranda Raison) discover an abandoned TARDIS floating in … Continue reading REVIEW | Doctor Who: The Eleven


Guest contributor Kieran Brennan tackles the epic, and controversial, fortieth anniversary special: Zagreus! Spoiler warning for all of the Eighth Doctor’s monthly adventures up until this point, most notably Neverland for which I’ll be dropping major spoilers. Also worth noting this is the type of story one might want to know as little about as … Continue reading THE EIGHTH DOCTOR REVISITED | Zagreus

RETRO REVIEW | Doctor Who: The Spectre of Lanyon Moor

We're continuing our journey through the Sixth Doctor's early adventures at Big Finish with The Spectre of Lanyon Moor! Read on for our thoughts on Old Sixie and Evelyn's second adventure, and their first encounter with the Brigadier! The TARDIS brings the Doctor and Evelyn to Lanyon Moor in Cornwall, where they soon discover an … Continue reading RETRO REVIEW | Doctor Who: The Spectre of Lanyon Moor

RETRO REVIEW | Doctor Who: The Marian Conspiracy

Twenty-one years ago, in Big Finish's sixth ever Doctor Who release, Colin Baker made history by being the first Doctor to get his own audio-exclusive companion. Introduced in The Marian Conspiracy by Jacqueline Rayner, Dr. Evelyn Smythe would go on to star in nineteen audio adventures with the Sixth Doctor, up until actress Maggie Stables' … Continue reading RETRO REVIEW | Doctor Who: The Marian Conspiracy