The War Games

A review of the DVD for Doctor Who Magazine, from 2009.  _____________________________________________________________ The War Games is an exceptional Doctor Who story, with an outstanding opening episode. It certainly doesn’t hang about. The TARDIS arrives in the midst of the First World War, and the Doctor, Jamie and Zoe are immediately swept into the maelstrom. DodgingContinue reading “The War Games”

Black Orchid

A review of the DVD for Doctor Who Magazine, from 2008.  _____________________________________________________________ Somehow, it seems callous to give Black Orchid a bad review – like kicking a puppy. On asking friends what they think of the story, one said: “It’s just a bit of fun!”. Another: “Oh, it’s sweet… It’s harmless.” But when we factorContinue reading “Black Orchid”