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Puffin Books / BBC Books
By Michael Scott
23rd February 2013
When Jamie McCrimmon brings the
Second Doctor a mysterious book, little does he realise the danger contained
within its pages.
The book transports the TARDIS to a terrifying glass
city on a distant world, where the Archons are intent on getting revenge on the
Time Lord for an ancient grudge.
Eleven Doctors, eleven months, eleven stories: a year-long celebration of
Doctor Who! The most exciting names in children's fiction each create their own
unique adventure about the time-travelling Time Lord.
Ark In Space: Special Edition
BBC Consumer Products
25th February 2013
The TARDIS arrives on an
apparently deserted and deactivated space station Nerva, otherwise known as the
Ark, orbiting Earth in the far future.
There the Doctor, Sarah and Harry discover the last survivors of the human race
held in suspended animation, Earth having been evacuated thousands of years
earlier when solar flares threatened to destroy all life.
• Commentary with Tom Baker (Doctor Who), Elisabeth Sladen (Sarah) and
Philip Hinchcliffe. (Producer)
• A New Frontier Making The Ark In Space.
• TV Movie Version A special 70-minute repeat compilation of the story
broadcast in 1975.
• Dr. Forever! – Love And War A new documentary examining the Virgin/BBC
Books novelisation range produced during the 1990-2005 hiatus. Interviewees
include Russell T Davies (Executive Producer/Writer 2005-2010) and Mark Gatiss
• Scene Around Six 1978 news footage of Tom Baker’s public appearances in
• 8mm Location Footage Amateur film shot during Tom Baker’s first story.
• Optional CGI Effects.
• Original BBC Trailer.
• Interview with Designer Roger Murray-Leach.
• Alternative Title Sequence and Model Footage.
• 3D Technical Schematics.
• Photo Gallery.
• Coming Soon Trailer.
• Production Information Subtitles.
• Radio Times Listings, Doctor Who Technical Manual, Crosse and Blackwell
and Nestle Promotional Material in Adobe PDF format.
• Digitally remastered picture and sound quality.
Of The Doctor #2: Shadow Of Death
AudioGO / BBC Audio
By Simon Guerrier
RRP: £10.20 /
7th February 2013
When the TARDIS
materialises in a submarine-like tunnel in the far future, it brings the Doctor,
Jamie and Zoe into a terrifying adventure featuring a lost city on a distant
An original adventure featuring The Second Doctor and
his companions, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who.
A brand new adventure story featuring The 2nd Doctor, as played on TV by
Performed by /em>Frazer Hines and
- The Fourth Doctor Adventures - The Sands Of Life
Big Finish Productions
RRP: £10.99 (CD) / £8.99 (Download)
Sheridan Moorkirk has just been elected
president of Earth... but the harsh realities of who really runs the planet are
just beginning to dawn on her. And what's more, she's starting to hear voices.
Meanwhile, the Doctor and Romana encounter a mass of aliens heading to Earth...
Aliens who have already made the mistake of upsetting the infamous Cuthbert,
all-powerful CEO of The Conglomerate, by destroying one of his space platforms.
Will the Doctor and Romana be able to avert inter-species war that will destroy
all life on Earth?
Written By: Nicholas Briggs
Directed By: Nicholas Briggs
Tom Baker (The Doctor), Mary Tamm (Romana),
John Leeson (K9), Hayley Atwell (President
Moorkurk), David Warner (Cuthbert), Toby Hadoke
(Mr Dorrick), Jane Slavin (The Laan), Duncan Wisbey
No releases confirmed this month.