Monthly Archives: March 2014

“Every piece of information in his head is now mine. And you have infinite knowledge, Doctor.”

During ‘The Long Game’ the Editor reveals that much of his power comes from the fact that the majority of the population have a computer chip installed that allows him to access their memories. When Adam has the same type … Continue reading

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“The right word in the right broadcast repeated often enough can destabilise an economy, invent an enemy, change a vote.”

‘The Long Game’ reveals that the human race was held back by the mighty Jagrafess  manipulating the media.  This satire targets the practices of large media companies as well as tapping into modern day concerns that our news and entertainment … Continue reading

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INSPIRATION: The Returned

The French drama ‘The Returned’ (‘Les Revenants’) tells the story of what happens in a small mountain town when the dead reappear, alive and well with no memory of their death. The series is strangely haunting and a perfect scenario … Continue reading

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“I propose an Institute to investigate these strange happenings and to fight them. I would call it Torchwood.”

At the conclusion of ‘Tooth and Claw’ Queen Victoria forms the Torchwood institute. Its purpose is to investigate strange happenings and fight them, having recently been made aware of their existence. She makes mention that the Doctor should beware if … Continue reading

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