Doctor Who fan. Problem with that?
I thought for a moment she was going to be a new companion. Glad she's got a starring role. You may have seen her in Game of Thrones but if you haven't seen to short film Cyberbully - check it out.
21 hours, 29 minutes ago on Series 9: The Girl Who Died, and The Woman Who Lived
Patrick Troughton, like all the actors who have played the role lights up the screen. He's one of those who is especially delightful to watch though. The second Doctor shows a fantastic curiosity, moral sensibility and over all he's nice. The ultimate nice Doctor.
1 day, 21 hours ago on The Impact of the Second Doctor
Yay! Stats! Surprised that every episode got at least one 10/10. It's great. I always try to like episodes. I know I don't have to like them all but I feel my enjoyment of the series would be greatly improved if I tried to see something good in every story.
1 day, 21 hours ago on Rank the Revival: A Numbery-Wumbery Breakdown (Part 1)
@Gustaff @Alleigh member of P.O.N.D.S When I rank stories it tends to be more like a categorisation and so the stories ranked as 10 are just the 'best of ' and not necessarily perfect. I've given 29 stories in total, classic and new, a 10. Not all of them have those qualities.
3 days, 22 hours ago on The Bottom 10 TV Stories of the Decade
Fantastic. Keep up the good work!
3 days, 22 hours ago on Big Finish Confirms Audio Stories Until 2020
Okay, looking at the much maligned stories of the revival, I come to realise how good revived Who is. I would gladly watch any of those episodes over some of the low ranking stories of Classic Who. Seriously The Twin Dilemma vs Fear Her - Fear Her all the way.
Not hating on Classic Who. In fact I prefer the Classic era but my point is that since 2005 Doctor Who has had a dynamic quality to the way it's made.
That "turn of the earth" speech. My word, that was incredible. I loved the aura of mystery. This unknown man with no name saves an ordinary girl in an ordinary city from hostile aliens and after giving this brilliant and eerie speech tells her "forget me".
4 days, 16 hours ago on The Ninth Doctor’s Best Moments
Damn good list. All great stories. Good job, voters.
4 days, 17 hours ago on Your Top 20 TV Stories of the Decade
@supermoff is celebrating 10 years of New Who I put on BBC One in the hope there would be mention. As it turned 7, I got a phone call. For moment I was expecting to see "TARDIS" written as the caller info.
4 days, 21 hours ago on Why I Love Rose
@TheCyberDoctor is Celebrating 10 Years of New Who Gotta be that Eccleston one. It's just appropriate.
4 days, 22 hours ago on DWM #485: The Trip Of A Lifetime
@Polyphase I love that scene from The Moonbase where the Doctor is sneaking around collecting samples while getting in everyone's way. It highlights how sweet Troughton's Doctor could be.
4 days, 22 hours ago on Why I Love The Second Doctor
OMG 10 YEARS!!! I was about to start secondary school, now I'm getting ready for a post-graduation degree. It's insane. Watching that trailer gives me chills. I kind of want it to be 2005 again so that I can feel like an excited 12yr old kid.
So much love for Doctor Who. It's like an escape from reality. It's like a constant companion. Always there. Whatever is happening in real life I can match it up to what was happening in Doctor Who at the time.
Got The Seeds of Doom on DVD to-day. Read a bit of The Ice Warriors book. Meeting some Whovians on Saturday. But 10 years ago I would have been doing none of this. I had no idea that I was about to embark upon... THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME.
4 days, 22 hours ago on Doctor Who’s Revival: 10 Years On
Happy birthday, Pat. Let's just hope more of your missing episodes are found. It is literally my biggest Doctor Who related wish.
6 days, 3 hours ago on Patrick Troughton’s Birthday
@BandicootWhovian Makes sense though.
6 days, 21 hours ago on Revival Face-Off: Semi-Final #2
The Day of the Doctor
And y'know what? I would mind either episode winning.
@KingOfTheInterWebs scared about scary episodes @Aztecs,Daleks&Cavemen @TheElusiveWhovian To be fair, she only had one in order to watch Songs of Praise and the news.
1 week ago on Horror Who Part II: The Hinchcliffe & Holmes Influence
Human Nature/ The Family of Blood
The Eleventh Hour
Not great semi-final.
1 week ago on Revival Face-Off: Semi-Final #1
@TheElusiveWhovian Just Doctor Who policy at the time. Every story must include at least one thing that will make Mary Whitehouse want to rip up her TV licence.
Am I allowed to just rant about how much I love The Talons of Weng-Chiang?
The Talons of Weng-Chiang is my favourite Doctor Who story ever! It's so dark and creepy yet comedic in place. It's a period piece with a brilliant story and it has a tacky badly made giant rat (that's a good thing by the way and anyone who disagrees can go watch the dino fight scenes from Invasion of the Dinosaurs on a constant loop until they understand). It gets the Victorian era so very right. The Peking homunculus is sooo sinister and Jago and Litefoot are the best one-off duo (not including their BFinish adventures obvs) in Who history.
It's an amazing work of fiction and I love it, love it, love it.
The Impossible Astronaut/ Day of the Moon
Listen (strangely enough)
Seems like an almost legit line-up in this vote. I am well pleased.
1 week, 1 day ago on Revival Face-Off: Moffat Era Triple
The Empty Child/ The Doctor Dances
Human Nature/ Family of Blood
All fantastic stories. At this point it's about what I prefer to watch and the above choices fit that criteria.
But dammit people, I am extremely disappointed that you have forsaken Dalek. My favourite's out. *SIGH*. How could you?
1 week, 2 days ago on Revival Face-Off: RTD Era Triple
The Day of the Doctor. Brilliant, just amazing. I have re-watched it so may times. November 2013 was great. On first broadcast, I watched The Day of the Doctor in a lecture theatre. With lots of fans. I brought jelly babies and Cyberman action figure with me. I was not let down at all.
1 week, 3 days ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #12
@the Doctor's Euph is too busy to write reviews @LordWhovian Two two-parters. And the series 8 finalé.
1 week, 4 days ago on Series 9: Episode 5 Filming Soon
@Oswin, Happy that Clara stays ! Blink though. Blink.
1 week, 4 days ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #11
Tough choice. Went with Mummy on the Orient Express. Sorry Listen.
All very well, but when are they going to announce Jamie Mathieson's episode(s)?
Flatline for me. Love it. Fear Her attempt II. It's strong in story and is entertaining. Also the Admas family hand out of the TARDIS is noe of my favourite scenes forom series 8.
1 week, 5 days ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #10
@The Cosmic Dodo It's not very Doctor Who or very enjoyable. It gets undone by its own ambitions and scale. It serves merely as part of the story arc. It tries to come across as big bad and tough needlessly and re-enforces the idea of The Doctor as a legend or myth, which the New Series has become way too reliant on. The plot threads and twists make it seem like part of a melodramatic opera. It also features River Song.
1 week, 6 days ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #9
@Clara Bosswald @MrRazza has always wanted to ram something @DWTV is No Thrills DWTV If DWTV put Listen against The Day of the Doctor, we may have to use The Moment.
@Clara Bosswald Leftie
Easiest one yet. The Impossible Astronaut/ Day of the Moon. The story that introduced The Silence. Brilliant monsters.
A Good Man Goes to War is so so so so bad in my opinion.
@SeanBennion I still reckon The Mara has potential to return.
1 week, 6 days ago on Why Doctor Who Should Visit Ireland
@Notsosmartguy Doctor Who and the Leprechaun of Death
@Whogasms knows THAT MISSY TELEPORTED, NOT DIED! Re-watched it. Pretty good.
2 weeks ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #8
I shall abstain from voting on this one until later. I haven't seen The Doctor's Wife since it was first broadcast. I can barely remember it. I can't remember if it was good or not.
@TheNightmareChild And it has been decided that Capaldi's eyebrows won't frighten the kids.
2 weeks, 1 day ago on Top 10 Fan Title Sequences
I love how an actual Whovian's titles spotted on Youtube served as the basis for the actual design. What a fandom we have. It's really good as well.
@Malohkeh will sell soul for Big Finish CDs RTD going all Web of Fear on us.
2 weeks, 1 day ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #7
Love both of them, I just love Turn Left more. I think (though I haven't collected my statistics) that it's probably the new Who episode I've re-watched the most. It's just so enjoyable. The concept is great and Catherine Tate was absolutely superb.
The Eleventh Hour. I like it a lot. Perfect début.
2 weeks, 2 days ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #6
I'd prefer a funny one. I had the best laughs watching Doctor Who in years with Robot of Sherwood.
2 weeks, 2 days ago on Mark Gatiss Penning “Scary” Series 9 Episode
@TheEmptyChild Obviously there are a fair few that don't share the same opinion.
2 weeks, 3 days ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #5
@Doctavarium @Aztecs,Daleks&Cavemen As well as the fact that RTD didn't end the series with some stupid pre-Christmas cliffhanger.
@The Cosmic Dodo I must admit, I love the character of Davros and that is one the story's high points.
Human Nature/ Family of Blood, of course. I do think The Stolen Earth/ Journey's End has it's merits though.
@The Finn is excited for audio Kate Stewart! @Im avin sum ov that Never insult the Godliness that is Love & Monsters. It is a work of pure genius comparable only to The Happiness Patrol. I am not joking at all.
2 weeks, 4 days ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #4
Blink for me. I've never been an absolute adorer of it. It's never held a special place for me. It is, however, one of those episodes that I cannot deny is absolutely brilliant. Silence in the Library/ Forest of the Dead is incredible but I don't think it holds a candle to Blink.
Replace it with Midnight on the other hand and you would have yourself a jolly good contest.
@Doctavarium @Aztecs, Daleks & Cavemen Strangely enough I felt the need to rewatch Fear Her recently. I guess it's like daring yourself. I would say it's not dull - it's just noticeably bad.
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Revival Face-Off: Round #3
@supermoff @TheNightmareChild When they switch him off and he's singing "Daisy, daisy...". It's so weirdly human but also creepily soothing.
@DWTV is No Thrills DWTV That sums up DWTV. Not visible but always watching, waiting, preparing for the next poll.