New Who reviews

Podcast N053 Turn Left > > > >

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

Podcast N052 Midnight > >

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

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”.

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)

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

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.

Podcast N047 The Poison Sky > > > > > >

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

Podcast N046 The Sontaran Strategem > > > > >

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

Podcast N045 Planet of the Ood > >

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

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!!