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Animated missing episode The Faceless Ones coming in 2020

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In recent years, we’ve been lucky to see missing episodes being brought to life using animation, with The Power of the Daleks, Shada and The Macra Terror all recreating episodes with the help of surviving audio. Following the success of these partly-animated releases, The Faceless Ones will be released on DVD, Blu-Ray and as an exclusive Steelbook next year. First broadcast…

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Segun Akinola talks music in latest DWM

This month’s Doctor Who magazine takes a closer look at the music of Series 11, featuring an exclusive interview with composer Segun Akinola.  The issue also includes: A candid interview with Eric Saward, Doctor Who’s longest-serving script editor. Former showrunner Steven Moffat discusses Eric’s legacy. Robert Allsopp describes his unusual contributions to Doctor Who’s prop and costume departments –…

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A chance to see your artwork on an official Doctor Who t-shirt

Are you a budding artist who wants to do more with their Doctor Who fan art? Then the BBC have a competition you may just be interested in. The BBC are giving one lucky artist the opportunity to have their artwork printed on an official Doctor Who t-shirt, which will be revealed at San Diego…

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Doctor Who: The Runaway VR adventure trailer released

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While we might not be getting any new episodes this year, we will be treated to a special virtual reality adventure featuring the Thirteenth Doctor. Written by Victoria Asare-Archer (Death in Paradise) and directed by Mathias Chelebourg (Alice, the Virtual Reality Play), Doctor Who: The Runaway is a 13 minute original story set inside the…

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Doctor Who Magazine costume design special edition now available

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Doctor Who is well known for its stunning visuals, with historical adventures and alien planets, and a lot of what makes these settings so believable is the costumes.  The latest Doctor Who Magazine Special Edition takes a closer look at the impressive costume design over the show’s history, with rare illustrations showing how the costumes…

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The Third Doctor – Season 10 Blu-ray announced

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Following the Fourth and Fifth Doctors’ recent ventures into Blu-ray with the Season 18 and Season 19 releases, the Third Doctor will be joining his successors with his own new box set. New artwork and pre-order details for the new Season 10 Blu-ray box set, featuring Jon Pertwee’s Third Doctor, have officially been announced in…

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Can you help a child replace their Gallifrey Museum mug?

The Doctor previously had trouble finding his lost home planet of Gallifrey, but when a fan conducted her own search for a Gallifrey Museum mug, Doctor Who fans proved once again how helpful and caring they can be. @tracyhagan1981“>Tracy Hagan reached out to people via social media to find a replacement mug for her autistic…

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Doctor Who Nominated for ‘Must-See Moment’ BAFTA

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Rosa was a powerful episode that expertly portrayed a significant event in history and became one of the most loved episodes in series 11. It’s for this episode that Doctor Who has been nominated for a BAFTA award as the ‘Must See moment on television in 2018’. The episode was incredibly well received among fans…

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Win a breakfast with the Thirteenth Doctor and Yaz

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Have you ever wanted to have breakfast with the Doctor? Well, now you might have a chance to do just that! One lucky fan (and their friend) are being given the opportunity to have breakfast with Jodie Whittaker and Mandip Gill on the set in Cardiff in aid of Comic Relief. After breakfast, the lucky…

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Special virtual reality Doctor Who episode coming soon

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There may not be a new series this year, but we will be getting a rather special new Doctor Who episode later this year. The BBC, along with Passion Animation Studios, have been working on an immersive virtual reality adventure, called Doctor Who: The Runaway. Produced by the BBC’s digital drama team, BBC VR Hub…

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