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Spiffy Whovian Gift Box: Doctor Who: The Christmas Specials!

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As hard as it is to believe, there was a time when the only Doctor Who Christmas Special was in the form of Doctor Who Annuals – a hardcovered publication that contained games, puzzles, background stoires featuring the Doctor’s greatest foes and, of course a new Doctor Who story (which wasn’t usually set at Christmas).

So along comes Russell T. Davies with the mad idea of doing a Christmas Special for Doctor Who every year. Continue reading Spiffy Whovian Gift Box: Doctor Who: The Christmas Specials!

Doctor Who: The Doctor Settles In At Disney!

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David Tennant’s  Tenth Doctor will take up residence on Disney XD as Doctor Who joins the network’s schedule beginning May 9th.

Disney XD will air seasons 2-4 of the popular reboot of the legendary British sci-fi series. Details follow the jump.

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TELEVISION: Doctor Who – Ten Down…

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Ever since it was announced that David Tennant’s run as the Tenth Doctor was announced – and that he would only be doing as series of five one-hour specials in lieu of a final full season – it seems like the world’s Whovians have gone into a kind of premature mourning. Given that the five specials were described as being individual adventures that would also provide a throughline up to the Tenth Doctor’s death and regeneration – and that photos of the Eleventh Doctor looked unusually odd – I guess that was not exactly unexpected.

[Spoiler Warning: from this point on, there will be spoilers, so if you haven’t seen End of Time – or any of the other specials – tread lightly past the jump.]

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