Spud-like alien clones that thrive on war and will stop at nothing to earn the honour of doing battle with other races. There is the occasional charming Sontaran, of course, like Strax of the Paternoster Gang.
Three Doctors, Time personified, and the undoing of pretty much every single character arc this season
A pluri-temporal tater invasion splinters the fam across history while the baddies provide time stream tech support
All in all, yeah, a pretty promising thrill-ride season opener
The Second Doctor is back and teaming up with The Sixth against alien gluttons and bearded Sontarans in Seville
Too much action, too little plot, or exactly the right measure of either? And what did we think of the Full Metal Jacket Potato? We react instant(ish)ly!
Doc heads to Diagon Alley to investigate a pain-in-the-neck countdown and loses yet another companion in the process
Doc gets crowned president, Gallifrey gets invaded twice, and Leela and K-9 get no goodbye
A dinosaur appears in 1890’s London, and that’s not even the weirdest thing Capaldi must investigate in his debut adventure as the Twelfth Doctor
Eleven returns for a last hurrah replete with wooden Cybermen and naked Twister before his inevitable regeneration