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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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Missing Doctor Who episode to premiere in December

There is exciting news for fans of the second Doctor. The Wheel in Space, starring Patrick Troughton has a newly animated mini episode! This animation will be premiering at the BFI’s Missing Believed Wiped event in December. Missing Believed Wiped will celebrate its 25th birthday on 15 December at BFI Southbank. During this event they will present lost TV…

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Exclusive Doctor Who vinyls for Record Store Day 2018

The original television soundtracks for two classic Doctor Who stories are being released on vinyl for the first time as part of Record Store Day 2018. The two new releases from Demon Records, exclusive to this year’s Record Store Day, are the Fourth Doctor adventure City of Death – which was also released earlier this…

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Suzanne says… is Doctor Who fashionable?

With Doctor Who’s new outfit revealed last week, Whovians got a first glimpse of the Thirteenth Doctor (and her new TARDIS). They instantly started to study the Doctor’s choice of clothing, pinpointing the similarities with her previous incarnations. Seeing the posts flourish about the Doctor’s new outfit, I couldn’t help but remember the Fourth and…

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Doctor Who: The Underwater Menace DVD Details

BBC Worldwide have released details of the contents on the long overdue release to DVD of the 1967 story ‘The Underwater Menace’ which hits the shelves on October 26th. This will mark the release of Patrick Troughton’s earliest existing performance in the lead role after Episode 2 was returned to the BBC in 2011. Synopsis…

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The Underwater Menace DVD available to pre-order

In a shocking turn of events ‘The Underwater Menace’, the 1967 story featuring Patrick Troughton as the Doctor, has now been listed to pre-order at bbcshop.com and is scheduled to be released this year after all. We previously reported that the release had been cancelled following animation company Qurios being liquidated in 2014. Qurios, who…

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The Underwater Menace DVD Cancelled

The latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine reveals that the release of 1967’s story ‘The Underwater Menace’ to DVD has sadly been cancelled. Episode 3 has already been released in 2004 as a part of the ‘Lost in Time’ set but since the second episode was returned to the BBC in 2011 fans across the…

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Doctor Who: Twelve for Twelve: The Power of the Daleks Review (Second Doctor)

Twelve for Twelve is The Gallifrey Times’ review countdown to the debut of the Twelfth Doctor. A different writer from TGT will take on each Doctor’s debut story daily, concluding with The Eleventh Hour. Here’s TGT writer Mike’s review of The Power of the Daleks! “I’d like to see a butterfly fit into its chrysalis case…

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Brian Blessed Turned Down Doctor Who

Gordon’s alive! Had to be done, now let’s move on. Yes, the great British icon Brian Blessed was once offered a role in Doctor Who. Not as King Yrcanos. THE role. As The Doctor. Let that sink in. Reportedly, Mr Blessed was offered the role very early in a career ranging from stage to film,…

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Doctor Who: The Moonbase DVD Animation Clip

Second Doctor story The Moonbase is now out on DVD in the UK, and will be on sale from 11th February in the US – and we now have a glimpse of what the animation used to fill in missing episodes in the serial will look like! The Moonbase marks the second appearance of the…

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