RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos’ (Series 11, Episode 10)

“The real issue here is that this finale is representative of a series that has sometimes felt like it was painting by numbers. Of course there have been some highlights in this run, but it’s often felt like Chibnall has paid far too much attention to the calls to return to the lightness and simplicity of Russell T Davies’ era, deterring him from putting his own stamp on the show.” Our Recap and Review of the disappointing Series 11 finale.… Read More RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos’ (Series 11, Episode 10)

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RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘It Takes You Away’ (Series 11, Episode 9)

“There was something of the Douglas Adams about the Solitract taking on the form of a lonely frog going to extreme lengths for some company. Something that makes you reticent to poke it too much, lest it falls apart as quickly as that portal between the real world and its chaotic mirror.” Our take on the bizarre, penultimate episode. … Read More RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘It Takes You Away’ (Series 11, Episode 9)

RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘Kerblam!’ (Series 11, Episode 7)

“Regardless of the episode’s missed opportunities, you know you’re onto a winner when you find yourself wondering about the wider world outside of the glimpse you’ve been given. Coupled with pitch perfect guest performances, and the sense that Team Tardis have more than comfortably settled into their respective roles, and it becomes clear that this was a strong, if not perfect, outing for the show.” Our Recap/Review of the novel, seventh episode. … Read More RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘Kerblam!’ (Series 11, Episode 7)

RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘The Tsuranga Conundrum’ (Series 11, Episode 5)

“An adventure that showcased a ‘hangry’ alien, and which seemed to straddle the divide between the Crystal MazeĀ and a rather patronising segment on Blue Peter about anti-matter, was never going to be everybody’s cup of tea.” Our Recap and Review of the disappointing fifth episode.… Read More RECAP & REVIEW: Doctor Who – ‘The Tsuranga Conundrum’ (Series 11, Episode 5)