It took awhile, but my Brief Recap of the Eighth Doctor's @bigfinish adventures is underway!
Big Finish has been producing stories set in the universe of Doctor Who for 20 years, and have exceeded what is available on TV through sheer numbers. But where can a newcomer even begin to penetrate this massive web of storytelling?
Rob Shearman's pension for normalizing the absurd lends itself wonderfully to an anthology revolving around the theme of mortality.
Doctor Who's canon is subject to a ludicrous amount of debate among fans, but considering how many people and creative teams have worked on it over the decades, is it even worth discussing the notion of a definitive canon for the franchise?
Of all actors who have played the Doctor, Christopher Eccleston seems to be the most elusive when it comes to continued involvement in the franchise.
Ever since 1963, Doctor Who has been one of the more ubiquitous science fiction television shows in pop culture. However, it has been in that state to varying degrees: its popularity skyrocketed during its second serial thanks to the popularity of the Daleks; Tom Baker's tenure on the show is still often seen as the golden … Continue reading A Brief History of the Eighth Doctor, Part 1: The TV Movie