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Doctor Who: Asylum of the Daleks (2012)
Badly written episode
To put it simply, Asylum of the Daleks is the worst episode that Steven Moffat has written. It fails in most aspects, the daleks being scary, every classic dalek being in the episode, and the emotions of the characters, Amy and Rory.
The episode starts with the Doctor, Amy and Rory(who are now divorced) being kidnapped by Dalek-Humans and transported to the dalek spaceship. This is a good way to start the series, apart from the fact that the Doctor is called to Skaro. The home planet of the Daleks, which was destroyed in Remembrance of the Daleks?? This is only 1 in lots of plot holes/ Dalek continuity errors this episode has.
So they get to the spaceship and the Daleks explain there is a planet full of old, insane versions of the Daleks. They also say a ship crashed, damaging the forcefield. They want the doctor to turn off this forcefield so the planet can be destroyed. 2 plot holes there, a forcefield that can only be turned off where the prisoners are??? And the Dalek Prime Minister says "it is offensive to us to extinguish such divine hatred", by the end of the episode, this divine hatred is destroyed??
They reach the planet and find Oswin, who is in the ship and has been keeping the daleks out for over a year by hacking into the network. They get inside and encounter classic Daleks who do... nothing in they episode. What was the point of having them there? Most of them were RTD Daleks anyway.
In the middle of all this, Amy and Rory have now divorced, off screen, then make up in the episode in 2 minutes, just for the sake of it. The reason why they have divorced is one that was never established or even hinted at in a previous episode. So this whole divorce sub plot is pointless and does nothing for the episode.
So, eventually the doctor reaches oswin. This is one of the good things of the episode. There is a great twist by revealing that Oswin is actually a Dalek. Unfortunately, it is built upon another plot hole, everyone heard her as a human outside the ship. After that, the doctor lowers the forcefield and the Daleks destroy the planet.
In conclusion, the episode does have a few good things, great visuals and the atmosphere is right, along with great acting from all the cast and a good introduction to Oswin. But, it is filled with plot holes and Dalek continuity errors, and a completely pointless divorce sub plot. Also the daleks are not scary(whats scary about them begging the doctor to help?) and the classic daleks are seen for about 20 seconds in the whole episode. In 1 line, this episode is a wasted opportunity.