Likely spoiling IDW Publishing's announcement at next weekend's Gallifrey One convention, Rich Johnston at Bleeding Cool scooped that there may be a Time Lord in Capt. Picard's command chair this May. For real, yes?
(Tony was last seen in these parts reviewing The Pandorica Opens and talking about comics in 2MTL 143.)
Three topics for you today: A potential bonus for the U.S. thanks to the split 2011 season, new comics from Tony Lee and Paul Cornell, and a look at the curious case of classic-series nostalgia among new-series fans.
So the Series 1 episode "Dalek" is set in 2012. But "Doomsday" and "Journey's End" happened before them. HOW CAN WE RECONCILE THIS CONTRADICTION???
Tony Lee's no stranger to writing Doctor Who comics — case in point — but now he's writing IDW's new ongoing title. I spoke to Tony about the new series, why it's about the Tenth Doctor rather than the Eleventh, and what we can look forward to.
The new comic goes [...]
It's done — all 247 pages of it.
Rich Morris has completed his webcomic epic, The Ten Doctors. More than 6,000 unique hits a day and angry e-mails from a former hosting company attest to the fact that Rich's free comic struck a chord with Doctor Who fans.
Meet Rich and his partner [...]
Back when the webcomic User Friendly was at its peak, there were lots of jokes about the User Friendly Productivity Virus: once people in your company discovered the strip, work would grind to a halt as everyone caught up through the archives.
If you value your productivity and you're a Doctor Who fan, do [...]
Tony Lee wrote it. Pia Guerra drew a good chunk of it. (If only she could have done more!) IDW published it. And Chip read this six-issue comic book miniseries, and pronounced it good in roughly-120-seconds-not-counting-the-theme.
(Radio Free Skaro interviewed Pia Guerra, only they didn't use a radio. Strange.)
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