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Tag: daleks
Doctor Who stories featuring the Daleks

Story
198

The Stolen Earth / Journey's End contains the heady mix of brilliance, bombast and bollocks we've come to expect from these end-of-season finales …


Jun
17
2023
Story
182

Even if you didn't know this week's episode was entitled Judith Krantz's The Daleks Take Manhattan (or something like that), you'd know from all the Nu Yoik accents in the opening scene …


Nov
12
2022
Story
177

You can call me a sour old grumpy puss if you like, but I've never really believed the Doctor and Rose were in love …


Jul
09
2022
Story
166

There's a lot to like about Bad Wolf and The Parting of the Ways …


May
14
2022
Story
161

Robert Shearman's recent novelisation of Dalek adds quite a bit of backstory …


Jan
29
2022

1999 must've been a slow year for me on the Doctor Who front …


Jul
31
2021

In which Steven Moffat shows us he never could resist his love of everything wibbly-wobbly, timey-wimey …


Jun
19
2021

In retrospect, given Destiny of the Doctors features Anthony Ainley's final performance as the Master, perhaps we should imagine this directly precedes the events that lead to his trial on Skaro and transformation into a kind of ectoplasmic slime …


May
29
2021
Story
156

Twenty-five years ago today I would've been popping in the VHS tape of Doctor Who: The Movie and watching what would've been my first proper full-length Doctor Who story since becoming a "fan" …


May
22
2021

Doctor Who — The Ultimate Adventure is my last so-called sidestep of the show's classic run  …


Oct
17
2020
Story
148

With Remembrance of the Daleks it feels as though many of the most promising aspects of the previous season's Seventh Doctor stories have clicked into place …


Sep
12
2020
Story
142

Probably because I'd first seen Revelation of the Daleks in its four-part version, by the time Orcini's leg got blown off, I'd forgotten it was an artificial limb …


Apr
11
2020
Story
133

Rodney Bewes a Dalek agent? A 'likely' story …


Oct
26
2019
Story
129

They say familiarity breeds contempt, in which case The Five Doctors should be my least favourite Doctor Who story and yet, for all its flaws, it's far too much fun for me ever to tire of watching it …


Aug
10
2019
Story
104

The Dalek dialogue is as dull and repetitive as ever and David Gooderson is no Michael Wisher, but there's still a lot to enjoy in Destiny of the Daleks …


Apr
21
2018
Story
078

It would be hard for me to overstate how important Genesis of the Daleks is to me as a Doctor Who fan …


Apr
15
2017

But just before we get to Tom Baker there's this …


Jan
07
2017
Story
072

For the second time in their three Third Doctor appearances, the Daleks seem superfluous to proceedings …


Nov
23
2016
Story
068

At times Planet of the Daleks feels like a lacklustre covers album: most of the original notes are there but somehow the magic isn't …


Oct
22
2016
Story
067

Frontier is Space is yer full-on epic space opera adventure Doctor Who-style …


Oct
15
2016
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