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Steven Moffat: The Man With the Plan

Since the show returned in 2005, Steven Moffat has been one of Doctor Who’s most celebrated writers.  His stories were routinely some of the most inventive and memorable of… more

RIP Elisabeth Sladen

This news came an enormous shock today. I am deeply saddened to pass on the news that actress Elisabeth Sladen, who portrayed companion Sarah Jane Smith on Doctor Who, has… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM!  UPDATE: Jessica Chobot has been added to the Nerdist Panel on Sunday at 12:00PM! Details below…… more

NEW Impossible Astronaut Clips!!!!

We’re getting down to the wire, Whovians! The BBC have released these new clips from the first episode of series 6, “The Impossible Astronaut.” Nothing too groundbreaking in the first… more

W(h)ither Monsters?

The first season finale of the American version of Being Human aired Monday night. The finale had all the angsty supernatural character stuff a fan of the show could want… more

7 Things I Hope Happen in Doctor Who Series 6

Hi all, With only 15 days until the premiere of the new Doctor Who episode, “The Impossible Astronaut,” (2 WEEKS PEOPLE!) my excitement level has reached ridiculous proportions. I’ve watched… more

Reboot Rage

When reading the IMDb’s, my eye was immediately drawn to this horribly disheartening headline: “Warners Rebooting Batman Again?” (The article in question, via Empire Online, can be read here)…. more

New Full Length Doctor Who Trailer

Seems like the buildup to the new series of Who just keeps on a-truckin’. Today, the BBC released this full-length trailer for series. Have a gander, Oh, my Whovians. Holy… more

Doctor Who: “The Impossible Astronaut” Prequel!!!!!!

Here it is!!! Our first bit of new Doctor Who since Christmas! This is the prequel to the first episode which will air at 9:00pm on Saturday, April 23… more

Doctor Who Series 6 Teaser AND Torchwood: Miracle Day Start Date!!

Oh Hai! Just some quick bits of Who-related news today, but they’re fun and exciting nonetheless. FIRST UP! The BBC has released a quick little teaser for the new series (… more

Podcasting in a Doctor Who World

When I first became a fan of Doctor Who, no one else I knew liked it, or had even heard of it for the most part. I was having a… more

Doctor Who for Newbies: Torchwood

SPOILERS THROUGHOUT Don’t say I didn’t warn you As a fan of all things Doctor Who, I felt it was time I turned my attention to the spinoff series, Torchwood…. more

Doctor Who Experience – Even More Reason to Visit London

Greetings Who-ers! If you’re in, going to visit, or dreaming about London, there’s now yet another reason to go there. Open now at London’s Olympia center is a multimedia, interactive… more

Doctor Who DVDs 3-8-11

New month, new Classic Who DVDs: First up, a catch-up DVD from the end of last year’s UK release schedule. The six part Seeds of Doom is one of the… more

Gallifrey One 2011: Wrap-Up From The Trenches

It either lasted 30 years or ten minutes; I’m having trouble deciding. Last weekend’s Gallifrey One (or 22 if we’re going by theme and year) was nothing but wall-to-wall awesome,… more

RIP, Nicholas Courtney

I’d hoped my first post-Gallifrey blog would be a happy one, but alas. I’m sorry to report that legendary Doctor Who actor Nicholas Courtney, who portrayed the stalwart Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart… more

Travel to Gallifrey This Weekend!

If you’re in the LA area this weekend (Feb 18-20), you would do yourself a favor to visit the 22nd annual Gallifrey One convention. It’s at the LAX Marriott and… more

The Twelfth Doctor is….. CRAIG FERGUSON!!!

Okay, not really, but if he were, this is what he would look like. This picture was done by Doctor Who artist for IDW Comics, Mr. Blair Shedd. He is… more

Six Anti-Valentine’s Movies (for Black Monday)

As someone who hates Valentine’s Day, I can appreciate the need to take one’s mind off of love, or the lack thereof. I also know that’s easier said than done…. more

The Doctor Is a Fairy (Tale)

IDW’s ongoing Doctor Who comics are a skosh behind the TV stories, having just switched from the Tenth Doctor to the Eleventh, but they are about to do something the… more

New Doctor Who DVDs 02/08/11

Hello, my fellow wanton Whovians! If you just can’t take the waiting for the new Doctor Who to start (which is probably going to get a mid-April start date), wrap… more

Doctor Who for Newbies: The Eleventh Doctor

Let’s dial our Type-40 Way-Back Machine all the way to January, 2010. Can anyone even remember that far? On New Years Day, the Tenth Doctor bade a teary goodbye… more

Doctor Who for Newbies: The Tenth Doctor

In 2005, Doctor Who was back on television and a bona fide sensation. Fans new and old alike tuned-in in droves to watch the Doctor fight new creatures like the… more

Doctor Who: Days of Future Past

IDW Comics artist, and my Twitter friend, Blair Shedd has spent a great deal of his own free time working on this amazing piece of art.  He’s selling the pencil… more