Monthly Archives: July 2016

“Why’s it called a Dream Crab, for a start?”

The central threat in ‘Last Christmas’ is the Dream Crab. Much of what we learn about them can’t be taken for granted as the majority of the information is provided in what we later learn is a dream state. This … Continue reading

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“Save Danny. Bring him back or I swear you will never step inside your TARDIS again.”

What happens when a companion goes bad? In ‘Dark Water’ Clara is grief stricken when Danny dies. She refuses to cry and comes up with a coldly calculated plan. She tricks the Doctor into taking her to a volcano, gathers … Continue reading

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“Photos with the big metal men–one pound!”

In ‘Death In Heaven’ we are given an example of how the 21st century population now react to the presence of Cybermen in their midst, they take photos of them. The Doctor also believes that rather than being terrified when … Continue reading

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“You are the Chief Executive Officer of the human race. Any questions?”

‘Death In Heaven’ reveals that in the event of full-scale invasion an Earth president is inducted immediately, with complete authority over every nation state. Their conclusion that the only practical choice was the Doctor. This obviously has ramifications for an … Continue reading

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