New Who reviews

N053 Turn Left

Podcast

N053 Turn Left

A Beetle Backpack, the Death of the Doctor and the Return of Rose. Could this be any more epic?!

N052 Midnight

Podcast

N052 Midnight

A tense, psychological thriller and some terrifically high-concept sci-fi, this is RTD’s Reservoir Dogs in space

N051 Forest of the Dead

Podcast

N051 Forest of the Dead

The Runaway Bride finally gets herself a husband and takes care of cookie-cutter kids in Star Trek Generation’s “Nexus”.

N050 Silence in the Library

Podcast

N050 Silence in the Library

A tonne of foreshadowing and a very common courtesy unit, plus the very first appearance of Professor River Song (on our timeline)

N049 The Unicorn and The Wasp

Podcast

N049 The Unicorn and The Wasp

The Doctor and Donna crash a party with Agatha Christie, the full cast of Cluedo, a giant wasp and no unicorn

N048 The Doctor’s Daughter

Podcast

N048 The Doctor’s Daughter

The Tenth Doctor mothers the short-lived fruit of his loins following his arm being raped by newborn soldiers fighting fish people without a backstory.

N047 The Poison Sky

Podcast

N047 The Poison Sky

It’s The Clone Wars but with a baked potato planet and a nuclear weapons Tinder app.

N046 The Sontaran Strategem

Podcast

N046 The Sontaran Strategem

A maniacal not-quite-Zuckerberg-or-Hugo-Drax-clone creates killer TomToms and hotboxes the elderly

N045 Planet of the Ood

Podcast

N045 Planet of the Ood

Slavery, Overacting and some Seriously Good Writing in this Cerebral New Who Episode

N044 The Fires of Pompeii

Podcast

N044 The Fires of Pompeii

It’s Volcano Day in Pompeii and Peter Capaldi appears as the pater familias of the Cambridge Latin course while Karen Gillan worships freaking lava monsters!!