Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: A Journey Through Doctor Who (general)

Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Wheel in Space

This week we cover the fifth season finale, story #43, "The Wheel in Space", in which the Doctor finds himself on a space station under seige by the Cybermen!

QotW: If you could get any artist in history to create a portrait of the Doctor, which artist and which Doctor?

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Discussion of "The Wheel in Space" (Charlie 8, Trevor 8.25, David 8.5)

Connor's Corner

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #44, The Dominators!  This five-part story is fully intact.  You can stream the serial from Hulu Plus, rent the DVD from Netflix, or buy the DVD from Amazon.com, the BBC Doctor Who Shop, or many other fine retailers.

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: Fury from the Deep

This week we cover story #42, "Fury from the Deep", in which the Doctor must contend with an invasion of killer seaweed and foam!  It's, uhh...  more dangerous than it sounds.

QotW: If you could have a sonic version of any tool of your choice, what tool would you choose?

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Discussion of "Fury from the Deep" (David 6.75, Charlie 7, Trevor 7.75)

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #43, The Wheel in Space!  This six-part story is missing four parts.  The soundtrack is available from Audible.com

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Web of Fear

This week we cover story #41, "The Web of Fear", in which the Doctor meets Alistair Gordon Lethbridge Stewart for the very first time!  Together, they face off once more against the Great Intelligence and its army of robot yeti!

QotW: Two plays a recorder.  Let's make it a band!  Which other Doctors are in it, and what instruments do they play?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Web of Fear" (Trevor 9.5, David 8, Charlie 9)

Connor's Corner

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #42, The Web of Fear!  This six-part story is nearly intact, with only episode 3 missing.  You can stream the serial from Hulu, buy a digital copy on iTunes, rent the DVD from Netflix, or buy the DVD from Amazon.com, the BBC Doctor Who Shop, or many other fine retailers.

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Enemy of the World

This week we cover story #40, "The Enemy of the World", in which Patrick Troughton does double-duty as both the Doctor and an aspiring world dictator known as Salamander, ah?  Say hello to my volcano!

QotW: We’ve seen Timothy Dalton on Doctor Who.  Which other James Bond portrayer would you like to see on the show?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Enemy of the World" (Charlie 9.5, Trevor 9.5, David 8.75, Jess 9)

Connor's Corner

Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: Uncensored, an unedited clip of some of the nonsense that goes on after we turn off the mic.  Here are the associated photos:

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #41, The Web of Fear!  This six-part story is nearly intact, with only episode 3 missing.  You can stream the serial from Hulu, buy a digital copy on iTunes, rent the DVD from Netflix, or buy the DVD from Amazon.com, the BBC Doctor Who Shop, or many other fine retailers.

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Ice Warriors

This week we cover story #39, "The Ice Warriors", in which a mysterious frozen humanoid found in a glacier turns out to be much more than he seems!

QotW: If you could arrange a teamup between a modern-era Doctor and a classic companion, which companion & which Doctor?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Ice Warriors" (David 7.5, Charlie 7.5, Trevor 8.25)

Connor's Corner

Discussion of Big Finish audio adventure "The Bounty of Ceres" with special guest co-host Jess Hall! (Charlie 7.5, Trevor 8, David 8.5, Jess 7.5)

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #40, Enemy of the World!  This six-part story is recent fully intact!  You can stream the serial from Hulu, buy a digital copy on iTunes, rent the DVD from Netflix, or buy the DVD from Amazon.com, the BBC Doctor Who Shop, or many other fine retailers.

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Abominable Snowmen

This week we cover story #38, "The Abominable Snowmen", in which robotic yeti menace the monks of Det-Sen Monastery in Tibet in 1935 and we see the first introduction of a villain known in the modern era!  

QotW: If you could arrange a showdown between a modern-era monster and a classic Doctor, which monster vs. which Doctor?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Abominable Snowmen" (Trevor 6.5, David 6.5, Charlie 7.5)

Connor's Corner

December Comics Roundup: 10th Doctor #5, 11th Doctor #5, 12th Doctor #2

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #39, The Ice Warriors!  This six-part story is missing episodes 2 and 3; the other four parts are intact.  The Ice Warriors has a DVD release, with animated versions of the lost episodes.  You can buy the DVD from Amazon.com, the BBC Doctor Who Shop, or many other fine retailers.

 

 

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Tomb of the Cybermen

This week we cover story #37, "The Tomb of the Cybermen", in which the Cybermen prove to the Brotherhood of Logicians that the logical thing to do would have been to leave them in their tombs.  

QotW: What’s your favorite Ben or Polly moment?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Tomb of the Cybermen" (Charlie 9, Trevor 7.75, David 8.1)

Connor's Corner

Discussion of Big Finish audio adventure "The Forbidden Time" (Charlie 9, Trevor 9.25, David 8.5)

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #38, The Abominable Snowmen!  This six-part story is mostly lost, with only one episode remaining.  The soundtrack is available from Audible.com.

 

 

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Evil of the Daleks

This week we cover story #36, "The Evil of the Daleks", in which the Daleks lure the Doctor and Jamie into a trap and learn how to be human!

QotW: What non-Whoniverse TV show would you recommend to fans of Doctor Who?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Evil of the Daleks" (David 8, Charlie 8, Trevor 8.5)

Connor's Corner

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #37, Tomb of the Cybermen!  This four-part story is fully intact.  You can stream the serial from Hulu Plus or Amazon Instant Video, rent the DVD from Netflix, or buy the DVD from Amazon.com, the BBC Doctor Who Shop, or many other fine retailers.

 

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: Last Christmas

This week we cover story #253, "Last Christmas", in which the Doctor and Clara must team up with Santa Claus to escape from a persistent dream state!  And then escape from a persistent dream state!  And then escape from a persistent dream state!  And then...

QotW: If you could create a Doctor Who toy, what would it be?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "Last Christmas" (Charlie 8, Trevor 8.25, David 8)

Connor's Corner

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #36, The Evil of the Daleks!  Six of the seven parts of this serial are lost, but the soundtrack is available from Audible.com.

 

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Wanderers in the 4th Dimension: The Faceless Ones

This week we cover story #35, "The Faceless Ones", in which the mysterious Chameleon Tours is taking young people on sightseeing expeditions -- from which they never return!  Can the Doctor and his companions unravel the mystery before Chameleon Tours puts an untimely end to their investigation?

QotW: What’s your favorite Doctor Who Christmas special episode?

Listener Mailbag

Discussion of "The Faceless Ones" (Trevor 9, David 6.75, Charlie 7)

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Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #253, Last Christmas!  This is the 2014 Christmas special starring Peter Capaldi as the twelfth Doctor -- please acquire a copy in accordance with the laws of your place and time.

 

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