Category Archives: Cold War

“We are totally reliant on battery power and our air is running out. Rescue is unlikely, but we still have a mission to fulfil.”

Submarines can act as great locations for adventures, as ‘Cold War’ illustrated. Tight confines, isolated,  surrounded by a hostile element that forces the crew to be entirely reliant on technology. It doesn’t take much for things to go wrong very … Continue reading

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“It’s An Ice Warrior. A Native Of The Planet Mars And We Go Way Back. Way Back.”

‘Cold War’, written by Mark Gatiss, sees the welcome return of the Ice Warriors to Doctor Who (onscreen anyway). It brings with it the feel of a tradition ‘base under siege’ coupled with a homage to Alien. It is an … Continue reading

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