~Spoilers ahead! ~ 12.3 Orphan 55 - Ed Hime Story & Review Having enjoyed Ed Hime's previous episode for Doctor Who, It Takes You Away, I was expecting a bit more than we got this week. This episode fits in the classic 'base under siege' formula that is old hat for Doctor Who. It had [...]
~Spoilers ahead! ~ 12.1 & 12.2 Spyfall Parts One and Two - Chris Chibnall Story & Review Doctor Who returned on New Year's Day. Considering my lukewarm feelings towards Series 11, I was wary of going into Series 12, but Spyfall surprised me. And remember. Rule one of espionage? Trust no one. The spy theme is [...]
I'm not a big Christmas film fan but TV specials win my heart in terms of festive entertainment. The Doctor Who Christmas specials are something I look forward to watching every year and the 2017 special, Twice Upon a Time, actually convinced me to start watching Doctor Who again after taking a break from it. [...]
Hello one and all and welcome to my first ever monthly wrap up. I've been doing these every three months but I thought I'd expand my wrap ups to beyond books and that means each post would be longer. So, let's begin! The Reading Corner Spellslinger - Sebastian de Castell Kellan belongs to a people [...]
~Spoilers ahead!~ New Year's Special: Resolution - Chris Chibnall Story & Review This year's holiday special, Resolution (of the Daleks), brought back a fan favourite enemy. Sent to Earth as a recon agent in the 9th century from Skaro, the Dalek was defeated by three human armies and then chopped into pieces and buried across [...]
I love reading people's 'Best of' lists at the end of the year and seeing their overviews. I've been enjoying them all week on the blogosphere. So without further ado here's my list of books, films and TV shows that I have really stood out to me in the past 12 months.