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BBC Store has opened up decades of the Beeb's archives for digital purchase. What does that mean for Doctor Who fans?
The BBC has launched a digital store, and obviously our first reaction was to methodically ticklist every single Doctor Who download available to see if there was anything new to be had. At the time of writing, there's nothing on there that isn't already available on DVD, and the first twenty six series are not available in their entirety. The stories that are there have no extra features.
So, all in all, you'd be forgiven for thinking it doesn't have a lot to offer the readers of a website called Den of Geek, but this isn't necessarily a bad thing. For starters, I don't have the money right now to buy any more Doctor Who stuff, and secondly it means that the BBC isn't in a »
We’ve touched on why The Writer’s Tale, the 2008 (expanded in 2010) compendium of correspondence between Doctor Who showrunner Russell T Davies and journalist Benjamin Cook, deserves a space on your bookshelf here.
In short, The Writer’s Tale is both a screenwriting masterclass and an unparalleled look behind the scenes of new Doctor Who. As well as following the production triumphs and emergencies as the show lurches “from one crisis to another”, it lets you witness story ideas being created in the wild. See pivotal Doctor Who moments tottering unsurely out of Davies’ mind like new-born giraffes and watch them transform into sleek, galloping beasts of majesty! Think of it like a classy David Attenborough doc on storytelling, with bonus David Tennant photos and chat about Tony from Skins. »
2 items from 2015
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