Heroes of Doctor Who: Peri Brown

By Owen Quinn author of the the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Once again we scour the Doctor Who universe for those you may know or may not but all of which helped make the Doctor the Timelord he is today… Perpugillian Brown, Peri for short, was the first American to travel in the TardisContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Peri Brown”

Doctor Who: The Ice Warriors

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues First introduced in the third story of the fifth season of the show, it has been years since the Doctor faced the Martian Ice Warriors. Fans have asked for their return for a long time and they almost had it several times. Of allContinue reading “Doctor Who: The Ice Warriors”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Mickey Smith

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues We go back to the first days of new Who as we look at Mickey, the character who started as an idiot in Doctor Who mythology but finished up as so much more… One of the most beautiful things about the new era ofContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Mickey Smith”

Was Gwen Cooper really the Heart of Torchwood?

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues I was in hospital recently and had my DVD player with me to cope with the boredom. One of the boxsets I brought with me was the entire Torchwood series right up to Children of Earth and something struck me. From the start GwenContinue reading “Was Gwen Cooper really the Heart of Torchwood?”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Steven Taylor

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues We once again look at the history of Doctor Who and the people that make the character who he is… Now for me growing up, Peter Purves was part of the dream team from Blue Peter along with Shep, Lesley Judd and John Noakes.Continue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Steven Taylor”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Ben & Polly

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Once again, it’s Owen’s weekly look back over the legacy of characters who inhabit the worlds and universe of Doctor Who. We look at the characters, some you’ll know, many you won’t, who have formed the Doctor and his legacy… It was the swingingContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Ben & Polly”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Harry Sullivan

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Once again we look back through the long history of TV’s longest running sci-fi show and spotlight one of the characters who helped form the character of the Doctor. This week, Harry Sullivan. Harry Sullivan saw the first time a Doctor had travelled withContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Harry Sullivan”

Doctor Who 1001 Nights Review

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Doctor Who: 1001 NightsPublished by: Big FinishStarring: Peter Davison and Sarah Sutton Peter Davison has often said he would loved to have had Nyssa as his solitary companion in the television series and thanks to the cliffhanger at the end of his first season where TeganContinue reading “Doctor Who 1001 Nights Review”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Martha Jones

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues This week it’s one of the most recent companions, the very lovely Martha Jones… I have to say from the get go that I love Martha Jones. Rose and her love sick pining just didn’t do it for me so when Martha, a traineeContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Martha Jones”

TW reviews Big Finish Doctor Who: Trail of the White Worm

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues This story is the penultimate one in the new fourth Doctor series of Big Finish plays and is filled with nice little nods to the past and the present. It’s the seventies and, as we open, the Tardis materializes in a field full ofContinue reading “TW reviews Big Finish Doctor Who: Trail of the White Worm”