2MTL 349: More Than 2,000 Years in the TARDIS?
Two thousand years! That's how old The Doctor is now, as stated by the Twelfth in the latest trailer and as implied in his predecessor's swan song, "The Time of the Doctor." That's a pretty huge leap from roughly 900 years old at the start of Steven Moffat's showrunnership. Is it a fair leap when […]
2MTL 278: Continuity of the Daleks
Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Contradictions.
2MTL 272: Whose Cyberman is it Anyway?
Ah, the Cybermen. Their convoluted history was neatly sidestepped by Russell T. Davies when he introduced parallel-universe counterparts in Series 2 — but have those Cybermen been quietly ushered off the stage?
2MTL 253: The Doctor's Timey-wimey Fake Death
Time to get the Doctor off his high horse, right? The Oncoming Storm got a little too gusty? So it's time for him to make everyone in the universe think he's dead. From the dawn of time to the end of the world? Help me. My suspension of disbelief is suspended.
2MTL 244: Should a Doctor Who Movie Be a Fresh Start?
"Who" ought to be in pictures? If BBC Worldwide Productions and director David Yates have anything to say about it, apparently so! But what's this about casting aside 48 years of continuity and starting fresh for the silver screen?
2MTL 224: Torchwood: "Dead of Night" Reviewed
In which your humble correspondent defends the pacing of Torchwood: Miracle Day thus far, whilst citing Huw Buchtmann's excellent blog, but notes that Miracle Day doesn't perfectly mesh with previous seasons…
2MTL #98: Last of the Last Great Time War
Thanks to The End of Time, Part Two, the door can be closed forever on the Last Great Time War — but not before a solution to some continuity conflicts was offered.
2MTL 63: Solving the "Dalek" Dating Controversy
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???
(Also check out my early thoughts about the Time War and continuity in 2MTLs 8, 9 and 10.)
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