❉ Dowie may have left stand-up behind but his bone-dry sense of humour certainly hasn’t abandoned him, writes Andy Murray.
❉ It feels like only yesterday that Obverse Books launched The Black Archive. How fitting that this particular story is celebrated in volume 20, a milestone for the range.
❉ Ben Baker returns with another love letter to the programmes, presenters and spin-off shows that he’s fallen for down the years.
❉ Marco Polo is the one story from the very first season of Doctor Who for which no footage exists at all, so how can we know what it was really like?
❉ The monthly comic’s ability to carry on with new stories for decade after decade is a fascinating case study in how ongoing narratives work.
❉ The latest of Obverse Books’ Black Archive series thunders along with the same pace as the episode upon which it is based.
❉ “This is a book from academia that whilst high on political theory is written in a thoroughly accessible manner”, writes Paul Driscoll.
❉ A truly entertaining conclusion to Titan’s multi-Doctor crossover event, with amazing visuals.
❉ 45 years on, Carnival of Monsters is still top of the pops! Ian Potter tells us why.
❉ This is yet another triumph for Miwk and a must read if you have any interest in TV history.