Posts Tagged ‘Opinion Article’

How Doctor Who is fighting Daleks and Depression

The long running sci-fi series Doctor Who has seen its lead character battle aliens and robots for over 50 years, but it seems that the Doctor is inspiring fans of the show who are facing their own battles with mental and physical health issues. According to mentalhealth.org.uk, 1 in 4 people in the UK will…

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Suzanne says… I finally met the Tenth Doctor

13 years ago, when I was first introduced to Doctor Who, it was a time of joy for Whovians. Their favourite show was finally back! 13 years ago, I discovered a fascinating character, I witnessed his regeneration and… I stopped watching Doctor Who. Now don’t get me wrong. I didn’t stop watching because my heart…

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Suzanne says… it’s good to be back

Did you think I had nothing more to say about Doctor Who? Sure, it has been a while since I wrote here, but there is always something to say about our beloved Doctor! And after a few months of hiatus, I’m back for Season 2 of those opinion articles. So, what did trigger my return,…

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Suzanne says…I wish I lived in the UK!

It’s not easy to be a fan these days. One might argue that internet and social networks made it much easier for fans to indulge in their passion and in a way, they are probably right. But being a fan can be quite frustrating sometimes… Doctor Who has become a global phenomenon, especially in recent…

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Suzanne Says… How has violence evolved in Doctor Who?

For over 50 years, Doctor Who has been evolving. The changing lead actor, the advancement to colour and the improvement in special effects have all changed the show dramatically. But there is one aspect that has evolved and strikes me as very interesting: violence in the show. Doctor Who was meant for children, but it…

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Suzanne Says… Once Upon A Fan

Once a Whovian always a Whovian? I’m really tempted to agree with that statement, mostly because being a Whovian requires a lot of time investment (and yes, let’s say it: quite a financial investment as well). Aren’t the fans from the early hour lucky? Not only did they watch Doctor Who when it was originally…

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Suzanne Says… It’s his trademark

Unless you are into sports in general and tennis in particular, there is little to no chance that you would find yourself in front of your TV on a Sunday afternoon watching Wimbledon. And yet, here we were, finding a sudden interest in watching Wimbledon. Why? Because we got to know who the next Doctor…

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TGT Debate – Should Moffat Go?

Welcome to the first TGT Debate, where each week we will be arguing for and against some of the hot topics that are plaguing fandom. This week we’re looking at one of the most talked about opinions in the online Whoniverse at the moment, whether showrunner Steven Moffat should hand over the reigns to somebody…

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Introducing The TGT Debate

Clara should leave!  Daleks aren’t scary anymore!  Moffat should go! In the online Whoniverse, these are the headlines that are emblazoned on blogs, forums and social media. The bottom half of the internet – home to the dreaded comments box – is filled with opinionated fans shouting views at anyone who will listen. Sometimes these…

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Opinon Piece – Everybody Lives

We recently revealed that Ingrid Oliver will be returning as Osgood in Series 9. If you’re unaware who Osgood is, the character is a UNIT scientist who has an obsession with the Doctor. She was also killed off during the season 8 finale, Death in Heaven. Despite only two appearances – and having only half…

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