Predator Admiral Ackbar, another disco werewolf, and a ménage-à-granddad
Responding to a distress call, The Doctor and companion Sarah Jane Smith arrive on the planet of Zeta Minor, where a team of scientists under the supervision of Professor Sorenson has been mining for antimatter crystals as an alternative and near-limitless source of energy. One by one, the team is haemorrhaging members, though, as they fall victims to a seemingly evil being roaming the swampy surface.
A starship led by ass-hat Controller Salamar and buff granddad Vishinsky arrives to pick up the team, but when they find only Sorenson, the TARDIS team and a pile of dead dudes, they hold Doc and Sarah responsible and take them off Zeta Minor. The killings follow them aboard the starship, though, and something appears to not want to permit them to leave.
And here’s the comparison between this serial and the New Who episode 42 that we made during this review…