❉ Arguably Sylvester McCoy’s finest hour, first broadcast on this day in 1989.
❉ How well does Big Finish’s latest series stand up to its television counterpart?
❉ While Tyler needed a different artistic approach to make a true breakthrough, the talent displayed here is obvious.
❉ Jenny, Abby and Peter Grant head inexorably towards a final confrontation.
❉ Colin Baker is a remarkably good sport when it comes to John Barrowman poking fun at his Doctor.
❉ David Tennant and Michael Sheen play off each other perfectly, writes Don Klees.
❉ Strong leads, writing and direction make this pairing a pleasure to listen to, writes Don Klees.
❉ Tom Baker’s latest Big Finish series has one foot in nostalgia and the other in Doctor Who’s present.
❉ Four engaging, satisfying and unexpected encounters with River Song .
❉ Titan’s Guides hark back delightfully to a less busy era of beyond-the-screen backstory.