REVIEW | The Third Doctor Adventures: The Annihilators

It's back to 1970 as we rejoin the Third Doctor, Liz Shaw and the Brigadier for a new seven-part audio adventure! The Annihilators is not only the first seven-part story from Big Finish, but is also the first appearance of Michael Troughton as the Second Doctor, as he inherits the role from his late father! … Continue reading REVIEW | The Third Doctor Adventures: The Annihilators

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

Big Finish Top 10 (2021)

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Just like that, we've reached the end of another year, and, as usual, we're going to be taking a look back at the top ten Big Finish releases of the last twelve months. It's certainly been quite an exciting year for audio drama, with the long-awaited return of Christopher Eccleston as the Ninth Doctor; the … Continue reading Big Finish Top 10 (2021)

REVIEW | The Third Doctor Adventures: Volume 8

The Third Doctor returns in two new adventures! Volume 8 of the Third Doctor Adventures series sees everyone's favourite Time Lord, brought to life by the inimitable Tim Treloar, reunite with Jo Grant and Sarah Jane Smith as he faces the lizard-like Draconians in the depths of space, and a diabolical beast with cloven hooves … Continue reading REVIEW | The Third Doctor Adventures: Volume 8

REVIEW | The War Master: Killing Time

After an outstanding start with Only the Good and The Master of Callous (review here), The War Master range has petered out somewhat, with more recent releases not quite reaching the heights of those earlier boxsets. But now the War Master is back, and this time he's going up against a powerful new enemy... and … Continue reading REVIEW | The War Master: Killing Time

THE EIGHTH DOCTOR REVISITED | Zagreus

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

REVIEW | The Third Doctor Adventures: Volume 7

The Third Doctor Adventures range is breaking new ground as it delves for the first time into the worlds of Season 7 and Season 11! Tim Treloar returns as the Third Doctor, joined by Jon Culshaw as the Brigadier and, for the first time in this range, Daisy Ashford as Liz Shaw and Sadie Miller … Continue reading REVIEW | The Third Doctor Adventures: Volume 7

RETRO REVIEW | Doctor Who: The Last Post

This week's Retro Review takes us back to the era of the Third Doctor in The Last Post by James Goss. I've chosen this release as this week's revisitation because I'm currently marathoning Jon Pertwee's TV episodes, and have just finished The Ambassadors of Death, after which this audio story fits in. If anyone's interested … Continue reading RETRO REVIEW | Doctor Who: The Last Post

REVIEW: Masterful

WRITERS WANTED! If you’re someone who’s passionate about Doctor Who and/or Big Finish, we’d love to have you on board! Send us a DM on Twitter, or send us an email at who.review08@gmail.com to get in touch. To celebrate 50 years of the Master, Big Finish Productions have released Masterful: a multi-disc extravaganza starring the Doctor's … Continue reading REVIEW: Masterful

REVIEW: The Diary of River Song Volume Six

River Song is back for more audio adventures, and this time she's delving into the worlds of previous Doctor Who stories. But can these stories succeed on more than just nostalgia? Read on to find out my thoughts! 1. "An Unearthly Woman" by Matt Fitton As the title suggests, this story sees River step into … Continue reading REVIEW: The Diary of River Song Volume Six