At last we can reveal that Davros, creator of the Daleks, is coming back to the Doctor Who main range - in September! Terry Molloy will again voice the enduring villain in Daleks Among Us, Alan Barnes' four-part tale that concludes a trilogy of adventures for the Seventh Doctor, his assistant Klein, and her assistant Will Arrowsmith.
It's the second month of The Listeners, an opportunity to discover (or revisit) a classic audio and discuss it with fellow fans as part of our audiobook club. This month it's the start of Dalek Empire: Invasion of the Daleks.
Big Finish has signed a licence with the estate of the acclaimed writer Terry Nation to make the 1970s post-apocalyptic drama Survivors on audio. The series ran for three seasons between 1975-77 and told the story of a small group of people who survive a plague that wipes out most of the world’s population.
Try a scone with clotted cream and jam or a slice of lemon drizzle handmade by Charley Pollard! That's right, the voice of Masterchef has turned chef herself. India Fisher will be making a trial run of a cake stall this coming Saturday (27th July) at Maltby Street Market on Ropewalk, near London Bridge, and she'd love you to pop by and purchase something tasty.
Big Finish fans will doubtless recognise the name Alex Mallinson. Our expert pixel monkey with countless covers and layouts to his name, not to mention his Bernice Summerfield: Dead and Buried animation, has produced an animated short all his own - and he'd like the help of fellow Tweeters as he's entered it in the Virgin Media Shorts competition.
This weekend's special offer - 'Doctor Who Dalek titles for a fiver' - has been extended... FOR ONE DAY ONLY. Executive Producer and Voice of the Daleks Nick Briggs has chosen his top Big Finish Dalek stories... Read on, or drop by Big Finish Bargains, to discover what they are...
Sil, the financially-astute slug-like creature from Thoros Beta, is returning to Doctor Who in January 2014 – in an audio adventure written by his creator Philip Martin. It’s the first story in a trilogy of adventures from Big Finish, which stars Colin Baker as the Doctor accompanied by Lisa Greenwood as Flip, his daredevil young companion from the East End.
In the spirit of the coming anniversary of 50 years of Doctor Who, Big Finish is PERMANENTLY reducing the price of the first 50 main range Doctor Who releases to £5 each for a CD and £2.99 for a download-only purchase.
It's the third month of The Listeners, an opportunity to discover (or revisit) a classic audio and discuss it with fellow fans as part of our audiobook club. This month it's the much-loved Doctor Who: The Chimes of Midnight by Robert Shearman.
Just in case you missed any of them, last week saw the release of three of August's Big Finish titles: Doctor Who: Starlight Robbery, Doctor Who - The Companion Chronicles: The Alchemists and Blake's 7 - The Liberator Chronicles: Volume 5.
For the first time in thirty years, the Fifth Doctor’s original TARDIS team has come together to make brand new stories. Peter Davison, Sarah Sutton and Janet Fielding have played the roles of the Doctor, Nyssa and Tegan on audio for some years, but 2014 will finally mark Matthew Waterhouse’s return to the role of Adric, in two full-cast productions for Big Finish.
Now up on the website is the stylish cover for upcoming Doctor Who main range release 1963: The Assassination Games, starring Sylvester McCoy and Sophie Aldred as the Doctor and Ace. You can also hear a trailer for that, upcoming Lost Story Lords of the Red Planet, and Companion Chronicle The Beginning on their respective product pages.
We're pleased to announce that the upcoming vinyl edition of Doctor Who: The Light at the End will now also have a download version available as an extra on release. The Light at the End is, of course, our 50th anniversary story, featuring the first eight Doctors in a fight against the Master, and is schedule for release in November.
Two more Doctor Who stories are available now to round out the week in what we're calling Maureen O'Brien Day! Latest Companion Chronicle Upstairs and the first of our final series of Lost Stories, The Dark Planet are out now.
September 2014 sees the release of Doctor Who: The Early Adventures, a series of four-episode audio stories that combine narration and full cast production to tell brand new stories from the show’s formative years.