Tag: Blu-ray

Radio Free Skaro #705 – Uncle Terrance

The world of Doctor Who was thrown aback this week with news that beloved television writer and novelist Terrance Dicks passed away at the age of 84. Dicks’ contribution to the show and indeed many of our childhoods can’t be overestimated, from his time… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #705 – Uncle Terrance”

Radio Free Skaro #698 – Chromophonic Workshop

Who would have thought we’d see the day Christopher Eccleston would grace the hallowed ground of Edmonton, Alberta, the sacred land of two-thirds of Radio Free Skaro? And yet here we are, as Mr. Eccleston will be a guest of Edmonton Expo (not affiliated… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #698 – Chromophonic Workshop”

Radio Free Skaro #685 – Time and the Gatiss

Erstwhile gentleman, writer, actor and lifelong Doctor Who fan Mark Gatiss is the star attraction in not only this week’s Miniscope but the next, such was his prodigious output in the Steven Moffat era. This week we look at “Cold War”, “The Crimson Horror”,… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #685 – Time and the Gatiss”

Radio Free Skaro #681 – The Tree Won’t Harm You

With Brexit, the Mueller Report and many other swirls of uncertainty in our current climate, isn’t it nice to know that we can take you back to a more peaceful time, when all you had to worry about was predatory trees, crazed mine workers… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #681 – The Tree Won’t Harm You”

Radio Free Skaro #680 – The Planet That Slept

A new set of shiny Blu-ray discs stuffed with Doctor Who content is on its way to store shelves in the form of the Season 18 box set, the third such season set from BBC Studios. So we decided to talk again to Russell… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #680 – The Planet That Slept”

Radio Free Skaro #666 – Woe To You, Oh Earth and Sea

With no new Doctor Who until New Year’s Day in the form of “Resolution”, how will the Three Who Rule cope with their withdrawal pangs? Why, by celebrating the arrival of the Number of the Beast, Episode 666, with a commentary for the Series… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #666 – Woe To You, Oh Earth and Sea”

Radio Free Skaro #653 – Dent Captain Dent

Beginnings and endings this week as the build-up to Series 11 continues with the official premiere in Sheffield on September 24 – and you could be there! (But not to actually see the screening). And we tip our toque to the Doctor Who Information… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #653 – Dent Captain Dent”

Radio Free Skaro #638 – London 1965

The topic of Doctor Who missing episodes has been dormant relatively recently, but a tangent in an interview with producer/director Paul Vanezis, who has aided in the recovery of other previously missing Doctor Who episodes, may raise the profile once again. (Listen to the… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #638 – London 1965”

Radio Free Skaro #636 – Intelligent Listening For Beginners

Dollies! Yes, to the delight of Warren and probably no-one else, Character Options is set to release new plastic Who friends, most of which are variants of current models but also the first action dolly for Bill! Also, BBC Television Centre lives on in… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #636 – Intelligent Listening For Beginners”

Radio Free Skaro #627 – The Incredible Hulke

It’s another pre-October week of hints and dribbles of Doctor Who news, including loose-lipped thespian Alan Cumming revealing he has a role in Series 11, audio and Target news, Tom Baker Blu-Ray excitement, and more. All mere preamble to the first part of our… Continue Reading “Radio Free Skaro #627 – The Incredible Hulke”