Radio Free Skaro #475 – In Praise of Fangirls

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Radio Free Skaro #475 – Click here to listen!

rfs475It was a wild week to be a fan of Doctor Who and other sic-fi franchises this past week! Gallifrey One memberships went on sale and crashed ticket sales sites, Osgood and the Zygons are returning in Series 9, Torchwood audio plays are coming to Big Finish, and Avengers: Age of Ultron is filling movie theatres all over the world. What better week, then, to talk to Sam Maggs, author of the new book “The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy”, an instruction manual for fangirls new to the fold, as well as an educational tome for those who aren’t!
Show notes:

Gallifrey One memberships are sold out
Sasquan coming to Spokane August 19-22, 2015
Osgood and the Zygons returning in a two-part story by Peter Harness
Jemma Redgrave also featuring in Episodes 7-8
Another new promo pic of the monster from Episodes 5-6
Torchwood coming to Big Finish
Big Finish Tom Baker audio plays airing on BBC Radio 4 Extra
James Goss writing a novelization for The Pirate Planet
The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who coming June 4
The Radiophonic Workshop performing May 20 in Dublin
BBC unveils The Doctor Who Fan Show on YouTube
Radio Free Skaro Patreon Page

Interview:
Sam Maggs
The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy

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4 Comments on “Radio Free Skaro #475 – In Praise of Fangirls

  1. My opinion on the whole Osgood kerfuffle is that it was Zygon-Osgood that got zapped by Missy and it is Human-Osgood that is coming back in Series 9.

  2. Guys – listen – Don’t ever put down your geeky nerd superpowers again!! I’m an over-worked, middle-aged, single-mom fangirl with not enough hours in the day to read everything I want to read. I *count* on y’all over-analyzing !! I use it to impress my friends {sigh}
    And thanks once again for the heads-up about TimeGateCon. Can’t wait to see Michelle Gomez and Katy Manning. Haven’t been to a con in years, will be cosplay-ing, hope I can pull it off.
    Thanks, Elaine, Charleston, SC

  3. Thanks for the nice words, Elaine. Also, we’re glad our sage wisdom has been of use to you in conversations with others, even when we’re 100% wrong (which happens 80% of the time on most occasions).

    Also, have a GREAT time at TimeGateCon! Rock the cosplay, enjoy meeting Gomez and Manning, and have so much fun that you’ll never want to leave and will definitely want to come back.

  4. Pingback: Ep 77 – TARDIS Tots & the Doctor as Dad | VerityPodcast.com

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