TW looks at 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 “TW looks at the Ice Warriors”

Heroes of Doctor Who: Mike Yates

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Once again we wander through the past of Doctor Who and the people who have helped him on his adventures. This week it’s UNIT’s very own Mike Yates… Part of the acclaimed UNIT family from the Jon Pertwee era, Mike Yates was the Brigadier’sContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: Mike Yates”

How The Timeless Children Completely Screws Doctor Who

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues ‘Be afraid Doctor because everything’s about to change!’ The Master’s chilling warning should really be directed to the audience. These words certainly do not prepare anyone for the revelations to come which would change, no shatter, the Doctor Who landscape forever. The problem isContinue reading “How The Timeless Children Completely Screws Doctor Who”

The Time of the Wobbly Sets

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues It has become a sad reality that the audiences of today have become somewhat spoilt. What with their CGI improvements, CGI sets, CGI characters, everything seems so alive and seamless. We now have living breathing dinosaurs by the dozen. I was there when theContinue reading “The Time of the Wobbly Sets”

Heroes of Doctor Who: The Brigadier

By Oen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Who’d have thought that the character of the Brigadier, played by Nicholas Courtney, would become a mainstay in the Doctor’s life when he was introduced way back in Patrick Troughton’s era in battles with the Yeti and the Cybermen? When the programme was facingContinue reading “Heroes of Doctor Who: The Brigadier”

Doctor Who: A Little Appreciation

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues Like millions of other Doctor Who fans I was delighted to hear Doctor Who was coming back, revamped and reimagined by Russell T Davies. I knew he was a long-time fan from his Queer As Folk series where he placed a Doctor Who fanContinue reading “Doctor Who: A Little Appreciation”

How the Doctor Lost his Balls

By Owen Quinn author of the Time Warriors and Zombie Blues So we’re about to enter a new era for Doctor Who which despite what you may have read, has caused a massive division in fandom. Many see it as a PC stunt and a desperate attempt to revitalise the show given its falling ratings.Continue reading “How the Doctor Lost his Balls”