The former series showrunner reveals why David Tennant nearly stayed an extra year and why one companion idea never made it to the screen. An interview interesting to watch: he has a new Doctor Who monster that’ll probably never appear.
Something that might make you a bit emotional: behind-the-scenes footage shows Peter Capaldi, Pearl Mackie, David Bradley and Mark Gatiss embarking on their last Doctor Who script read-through with writer Steven Moffat and director Rachel Talalay. Steven Moffat’s last gig as the producer, Peter Capaldi’s last episode as the Doctor and the Christmas special epiosde. It can’t get any better. Probably.
A compilation of every funny and great reaction to the Tardis. Matt Smith, David Tennant and Peter Capaldi, with many other companions and characters are showcased within the video.
A new video about testing your skills: art process video for Youtuber Mel Bontrager’s latest Doctor Who fan art, of David Tennant as the Tenth Doctor.
When you have time to spare and you want to test your skills there is something interesting to do:
Exterminate! Exterminate! Make it Monday fix Straight Outta Gallifrey. Or Skaro.
Jon Davey played a lot of monsters in Doctor Who show, and now he performs “The Doctor Who A-Z of creatures and characters”.
Tribute video to those people from the world of Doctor Who, members of the family – in front of and behind the cameras, who passing in 2017. Rest in peace.
The first TARDIS was recreated for An adventure in Space and Time, and it was recreated once more for Christmas special episode in 2017, Twice Upon a Time. Steven Moffat and the cast can’t hide their excitement at being on the set of the original TARDIS.
A very special moment in time: TARDIS deconstruction timelapse.
Taken from Mark Gatiss’ video diary: he took all of us on a personal tour of the Ruins of Villengard and the WWI battlefield locations.
Steven Moffat and director Rachel Talalay take us through the very last moments of the Twelfth Doctor. Only 20 minutes for the last scene? Cool!
Peter Capaldi’s Doctor and his companions, retrospective created by the Youtuber VG934. An era has finished, another one is starting.
TheGaroStudios let Doctor go…
Years of 3D modeling Doctor Who characters has come to this: 14 stylized incarnations of the Doctor from William Hartnell to Jodie Whittaker face off against 15 of the Doctor’s most feared opponents, including two incarnations of the Master, in this unique game chess set. Created by the Youtuber 3D Printing Professor.
Get up to speed on the First Doctor (uploaded) before his return in Twice Upon A Time.
Part 1 of Peter Capaldi’s interview on BBC Radio 2’s Doctor Who Access All Areas program for the Christmas Special Twice Upon a Time. Peter is with host Jo Whiley, the same presenter to whom he’d originally announced his departure from the show.
In this part of Peter Capaldi’s interview they discuss how successful Doctor Who has become.
DWM issue 522 is out tomorrow, Thursday, February 8th, and has an exclusive interview with Beryl Vertue – Terry Nation’s agent in the 60s & now Steven Moffat’s mother-in-law! Plus, interviews with Susan Calman and Emma Freud about their Doctor Who projects, and a brand-new cosplay feature with Christel Dee: she leads us through a brand new Cosplay Masterclass. The new feature begins with looking at how to recreate Ace’s jacket.
The issue #522 also features Peter Capaldi reflecting on his time as our favourite Time Lord. The cover has a quote from the Twelfth Doctor which is intriguing where he reveals that he has “a sackful of guilt”.
At the end of 2017 a remarkable chapter in the history of Doctor Who draw to a close: in the Christmas special episode two incarnations of your favorite Time Lord overcame an existential threat. They have to deal with their own problems before the arrival of the Thirteenth Doctor heralded a bold new era for the programme: the first female Doctor.
This Special Edition of Doctor Who Magazine is a unique celebration of the Twelfth Doctor’s final adventures, from The Return of Doctor Mysterio through to Twice Upon a Time.
Highlights include exclusive new interviews with:
- Joe Browning, Jimmy Mann, Gary Pollard and Kate Walshe (Millennium FX)
- Ysanne Churchman (the voice of Alpha Centauri in Empress of Mars)
- Matthew Clark (graphic designer, 2017 series)
- Rachel Denning (Erica in The Pyramid at the End of the World)
- Mark Gatiss (Captain Lethbridge-Stewart in Twice Upon a Time)
- Stephanie Hyam (Heather in The Pilot and The Doctor Falls)
- Adele Lynch (Iraxxa in Empress of Mars)
- Rove McManus (host of Australian show Whovians)
- Rachel Talalay (director of three episodes in the 2017 series)
- Alexandra Tynan (designer of the original Cybermen)
The Doctor Who Magazine Yearbook 2018 was on sale January 2018 at WH Smith and all newsagents, price £5.99.