Monthly Archives: November 2013

“I came here to help you. A little unwillingly, but I came. My services were scorned, my help refused.”

To save the Doctor from the Death Zone during ‘The Five Doctors’ the High Council recruit the Master. We must assume that some time passes between the Doctor’s being removed from their time zone and the Master being summoned. Did … Continue reading

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“Great Men Are Forged In Fire. It Is The Privilege Of Lesser Men To Light The Flame.”

‘The Day Of The Doctor’, by Steven Moffat, is a near perfect celebration of 50 years of Doctor Who, re-examining the character, bringing closure to several on going story threads and giving the series new direction. Spoilers From Here On … Continue reading

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“Drag you through time and space without so much as a bye or leave, then leave you out when things get interesting.”

Multi-Doctors are always fun but it can be just as amusing to have companions of different eras meet, especially if they get to compare notes on their Time Lord. We saw an all to brief example of this at the … Continue reading

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“A man is the sum of his memories, you know. A Time Lord even more so.”

In ‘The Five Doctors’ the previous incarnations of the Doctor are captured by a Time Scoop. This has an immediate effect on the current Doctor, the 5th incarnation. This serves as an interesting look at how a Time Lords past … Continue reading

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“Then he was dead, then he didn’t exist, then he was plastic.”

In ‘A Good Man Goes To War’ the Doctor is trying to work out whether Amy and Rory could have conceived their child while on the TARDIS. He explicitly states that while Rory joined them in ‘The Vampires of Venice’ … Continue reading

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