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Timestamp #109: Shada

Doctor Who: Shada
(6 episodes, s17e21-e26, 1980/1992)

The lost (and reconstructed) episode of the color era.

Before the story begins, Tom Baker takes us on a tour a… 2,010 more words


Timestamp #108: The Horns of Nimon

Doctor Who: The Horns of Nimon
(4 episodes, s17e17-e20, 1979-1980)

Doctor Who does mythology once again, and they do it just as well as before. Which, if you’re keeping score, is not well at all. 1,380 more words


Timestamp #107: Nightmare of Eden

Doctor Who: Nightmare of Eden
(4 episodes, s17e13-e16, 1979)

We’ve been told since 1971 that drugs are bad. Maybe we should add vicious alien teddy bears¬†to that list? 1,447 more words


Timestamp #106: The Creature from the Pit

Doctor Who: The Creature from the Pit
(4 episodes, s17e09-e12, 1979)

With apologies to Edgar Allan Poe, “Death! Any death but that of the pit!” 1,500 more words


Timestamp #105: City of Death

Doctor Who: City of Death
(4 episodes, s17e05-e08, 1979)

The Doctor has been to Paris before, but this time he took the camera crew. 1,710 more words