Category Archives: Blink

“They’re coming. The angels are coming for you.”

The Weeping Angels have a lot of potential in your own adventures. They’ve only appear in two stories (three episodes in total) but are instantly recognisable and any player would be rightfully apprehensive about facing them. Their limited screen time … Continue reading

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“Their greatest asset is their greatest curse. They can never be seen. The loneliest creatures in the universe.”

The source of the title of the episode ‘Blink’ comes from the fact that only when you don’t look at a Weeping Angel can it move. The Doctor says they don’t have a choice in this, if a living creature … Continue reading

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“They are fast, faster than you can believe. Don’t turn your back, don’t look away, and don’t blink!”

There may be other unseen abilities of the Weeping Angels. It is very curious that DI Billy Shipton says that in the last two years numerous vehicles have been found outside Wester Drumlins House. We can assume that the owners … Continue reading

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“Fascinating race, the Weeping Angels. The only psychopaths in the universe to kill you nicely.”

The Weeping Angels stats are provided in the ‘Aliens and Creatures’ supplement for the Doctor Who game. Completed before the airing of ‘Time of Angels’ it understandably only uses the information provided in ‘Blink’ but how accurate is it? The … Continue reading

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“People don’t understand time. It’s not what you think it is.”

‘Blink’ reinforces my belief that time is mostly predestined. Consider that Kathy Nightingale’s grandson rings the door bell before she is sent back in time. When the Weeping Angels do send her into the past they aren’t changing history. There … Continue reading

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“Sparrow and Nightingale! That so works!”

‘Blink’, by Steven Moffat, is probably the best of the Doctor-lite episodes. It is also the first story to feature the chilling Weeping Angels. They are the catalyst for this adventure, showing how weird time travel makes the world in … Continue reading

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