Tag Archive: Romana II

Episode 305 – A Prickly Situation

ttv_logo_newIllness has delayed us again, so please forgive our tardiness again this week. However, we have returned and this week we explore the Fourth Doctor and Roman II story, Meglos. Find out what we have to say about this one.

Plus, more Power of the Daleks news, which brings some schedule foul ups for us, once again.

Also, other news of the week.

 

Enjoy!

Episode 161 – The Lion Sleeps Tonight

ttvsmallIn this week’s podcast, we take a look at the final installment in the ‘E-Space Trilogy’ with Warriors’ Gate. We give our impressions on this last in the story arc and then we take a look back at the trilogy as a whole.

Also, some big news for Kansas City’s Planet Comicon, and I mean bigger than Shatner (well, for us and other Whovians). A Doctor is coming to the midwest!

Plus, some pretty big news for Gallifrey One as well.

And, we’ll look at some other news that came out this week, including comic book news.

Oh, and of course, your feedback!

Enjoy!

 

Episode 160 – Evil and Medieval

ttvsmallIn this week’s show we look at two, yes two Fourth Doctor stories.  First is the third in the line of Big Finish Audios featuring Four and Leela, in the historical piece, The Wrath of the Iceni. Then we make a trip back into E-space to visit a thus far stranded Fourth Doctor and Romana II for the blood curdling story, State of Decay.

Also, some grim news as we lost some more Doctor Who connections this paste week.  And some slightly uplifting things as well, we promise.

And of course, your feedback.

Enjoy!

Link(s) mentioned in this week’s show:

Best App Ever Awards

Episode 159 – Runny Science Man

ttvsmallIn this week’s podcast we head back to the Fourth Doctor era with two stories from the scarfed one. First, we take a look at the second Big Finish Fourth Doctor audio, The Renaissance Man. Then, a peek in at the story that introduced Adric to the world with Full Circle, taking us into our first adventure in E-Space.

Plus, a look at the news of the week, including some terrific announcements for not just Series 8, but a glimpse into the future of the show with Series 9.

Also, we’ll touch briefly on some new additions to The Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff.

And, of course, your feedback!

Enjoy!

Episode 83 – Mess With the Bull, You Get the Horns

In this week’s show a look at another Adversary Archive, this time The Nimon.

First the Fourth Doctor, Romana II and K-9 take on the Nimon in Horns of the Nimon. Then the Eighth Doctor and Charley face down the foe in the Big Finish audio play Seasons Of Fear.

Plus, a look at what’s going on in the news this week.

Also, we remember the beautiful and eloquent Mary Tamm who sadly passed away this past week.

And of course, your feedback. Enjoy!

Odd Duck Phil’s Exhibit A : Tropical Storm Debby was a storm for the ages

Episode 80 – All Things Shada

We’ve been promising a review of Shada and the time has finally come. This week we look at, Shada – The Novel, Shada – The VHS reconstruction, Shada – The Big Finish audio and BBCi webisode, and Shada – The Flamethrower (The kids love this one.)

Also, a look at one really cool bit of news, the sonic screwdriver t.v. remote control. Yes, it’s as cool as it sounds.

Plus your feed back!

Enjoy!

Links mentioned in the show:
Spaceballs
Doctor Who – Dark Eyes – Box Set
Starburst Magazine article on Ian Levine’s Shada
Starburst Magazine article reviewing Ian Levine’s Shada

Happy Birthday, Lalla Ward!

Lalla Ward of course played opposite Tom Baker’s fourth Doctor as Princess Astra in “The Armageddon Factor” and later became Romanadvoratrelundar or Romana for short. Often referred to as Romana II, (since she replaced Mary Tamm) a role she held from “Destiny Of The Daleks” up through “Warrior’s Gate”.  Today is her 61st birthday.

Episode 77 – What a Wonderful Butler, He’s So Violent!

In this week’s episode, we take a look at the Classic Doctor Who story, City of Death starring the Fourth Doctor and Romana II. We give our reviews on this David Fisher, Douglas Adams and Graham Williams collaboration.

Also, a report on The 11th Hour, the three day convention this past weekend in Birmingham, England.

Plus, a look at some other news, and of course your feedback!

And stick around after our review as Dr. Phil Serna takes us through the music of City of Death.

Enjoy!

The 11th Hour Convention
Adventures in Time, Space, and Music

And as mentioned, Sarah’s award winning duck!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Episode 27 – Independence of the Daleks

After a few days off for the holiday, we’ve returned with our latest episode.

In this Adversary Archive: The Daleks 2.0 (or as Shaun considers it Davros 1.0) we review Genesis of the Daleks, and Destiny of the Daleks.

Also, in this episode an update on this weeks Friday Night Who – or Friday Night Who: Thursday Edition.

And of course, your feedback.

Links in this show:

A history of the Dalek props in Doctor Who from ’63 to ’88