Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 7

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 7

23 Sep, 2017

This is put together as a rip-roaring adventure serial. The villain giving a countdown to nuclear annihilation, the heroes kept tied to a wall, their friend descending on ropes to rescue them. But it is the cost this victory comes at that makes it very bittersweet.

Infinite Diversity, Finite Combinations 3.1.8: Revenge Is A Dish Best Served With A Service Charge

Infinite Diversity, Finite Combinations 3.1.8: Revenge Is A Dish Best Served With A Service Charge

21 Sep, 2017

Capitalism returns to haunt humanity once more in the Ferengi’s second appearance.

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 6

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 6

16 Sep, 2017

Now we reach our most action oriented episode to date (in spite of not seeing a single Dalek gun fire). However, that also makes it one of the hardest ones to write about.

Infinite Diversity, Finite Combinations 2.1.8: Original Sin

Infinite Diversity, Finite Combinations 2.1.8: Original Sin

14 Sep, 2017

Kirk meets a Biblical figure at the centre of the galaxy and has to deal with him not being entirely truthful. It’s Star Trek V! WAIT COME BACK IT’S NOT ACTUALLY STAR TREK V SORRY I SHOULDN’T JOKE ABOUT THAT!

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 5

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 5

9 Sep, 2017

One of the earliest scenes in this episode is seen through the eye of the Dalek. This clearly sets up for the theme of this part, the moral ambiguity that can exist even here.

Infinite Diversity, Finite Combinations 1.1.8: Finding Neverland

Infinite Diversity, Finite Combinations 1.1.8: Finding Neverland

7 Sep, 2017

Captain Kirk has proved a dozen times over that he is an exceptional starship commander. Turns out though he makes for a rubbish supply teacher.

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 4

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 4

2 Sep, 2017

So we get an exciting escape sequence and a race against time in the first half, with the thoughtful post-mortem afterwards. As such the second half may well turn out to be less memorable in time but is actually the most important.

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 3

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 3

26 Aug, 2017

This is an interesting episode as it does so many different things. Some new, some old. Some joyous some problematic.

FEATURE: Forces of Destiny vs DC Super Hero Girls.

FEATURE: Forces of Destiny vs DC Super Hero Girls.

26 Aug, 2017

The Star Wars Forces of Destiny Adventure Figures have started to land in the UK and Amy compares them to the DC Super Hero Girls dolls.

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 2

Doctor Who: The Long Way Round: The Daleks – Part 2

19 Aug, 2017

Whilst it may be a touch disappointing that Barbara and The Doctor are largely incapacitated this episode, it gives Susan and Ian a chance to really show what they are made of.