Friday Night Who 9/4

Planet of the Spiders

The end has arrived….for the Third Doctor on this week’s Friday Night Who as we pick up where we left off last week with Jon Pertwee’s regeneration story Planet of the Spiders!

Join @TravelVortex, @VortexShaun, @VortexGlenn & @VortexKeith as we press play on parts 4-6 at Midnight CDT!

And as always keep an eye out for the hashtags #FridayNightWho & #PlanetoftheSpiders

Episode 244 – Rewriting History

TTV LOGO NEWIn this week’s show we visit, once again, some Big Finish audio plays, this time featuring the Fifth Doctor. First we examine the First Doctor and Turlough in the story, Singularity. Then we review the next Fifth Doctor, Peri and Erimem audio, The Council of Nicaea.

Also, we take a look at issue #3 in the Titan Comics Four Doctors Event. We give our impressions on the story thus far.

Plus, news of the week which includes an update and announcement out of the upcoming Doctor Who convention taking place in Wichita, Kansas next month, Time Eddy.

And of course, your feedback.

Enjoy!

Links mentioned in the show:

Doctor Who Miniatures Game

Big Bang Generation (12th Doctor novel featuring Bernice Summerfield) 

Doctor Who Riffs (RiffTraxx)

Friday Night Who 8/28

 

It’s time for Keith to see his first “Classic” Doctor regenerate…but because Planet of the Spiders is a long one we are stretching it out two weeks!
Planet of the Spiders

Join @TravelVortex, @VortexShaun, @VortexGlenn & @VortexKeith as we press play on parts 1-3 at Midnight CDT!

And as always keep an eye out for the hashtags #FridayNightWho & #PlanetoftheSpiders

TopCon is less than a month away!

If you live or going to be in the Topeka area, you won’t want to miss TopCon: Topeka’s Original Comic & Game Convention, September 18, 19 & 20. Traveling the Vortex will be there again in the convention’s second year, and it promises to be a lot of fun. The con will feature media guests, cosplayers, comic, games and artists from all area’s of fandom. For more about this event, we encourage you to check out the website www.topcon.us or visit the facebook page at facebook.com/TopConExpo

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Episode 243 – The Sandwich of Monte Cristo

TTV LOGO NEWIn this week’s show, Shaun describes to Keith and Glenn a favorite culinary delight.

But, the important things are the materials for review. First we look at the second issue in Titan Comics‘ Fourth Doctor Event. We give out impression on the Paul Cornell written story with art by Neil Edwards.

Also, we review another pair of Big Finish Doctor Who Main Range titles, beginning with the Sixth Doctor and Evelyn in Medicinal Purposes, followed by Pier Pressure, both written by Robert Ross.

Plus, we’ll get through some news-of-the-week, AND discuss the newly released update to Doctor Who: Legacy, 3.0 from Tiny Rebel Games.

And, of course, your feedback.

Enjoy!

Episode 242 – Accidents, Injuries, and Comic Books

TTV LOGO NEWThis week’s show if finally released! We explain what caused our delay to the feeds this week, and recount some other details.

But, the topic at hand on this show is Doctor Who Comic Books, by our friends over at Titan Comics. We cover the next few issues of the 10th (#10), 11th (#12-15) and 12th Doctors (#6-10) to get caught up. And as the first issue of the Paul Cornell scripted “Four Doctors” which released last week, we’ll give our impressions of issue #1.

Plus we’ll review the latest trailer for Series 9, and discuss the news of the week.

And of course, your feedback.

Enjoy!

Links mentioned on the show:

BBC – Doctor Who Mission Dalek

Delayed this week

Delayed_in_the_VortexSome things have come up this week (injuries and car wrecks to name a few), so the podcast may be delayed by a few days. But, we are working really hard to work out scheduling conflicts, and hopefully will soon have our review of the most recent Titan’s Doctor Who comic books, including the first issue of the Four Doctors. Thanks for your patience!