Andrew Blair

Doctor Who: what can a Cyberman story do?

Andrew Blair Feature Dec 4, 2014

Following their most recent appearance in series 8 finale Death In Heaven, Andrew ponders the role of the Cybermen in Doctor Who...

Doctor Who Christmas Specials: are they getting nerdier?

Andrew Blair Feature Dec 17, 2014

Are Steven Moffat's Doctor Who Christmas Specials more complex and continuity-filled than those of the Russell T Davies era?

Doctor Who series 8: everything we know about Missy so far

Andrew Blair Feature Oct 18, 2014

As Doctor Who series 8 draws towards its end, Andrew ticks off everything we've learned about Michelle Gomez's character, Missy, so far.

Doctor Who: why care about scientific plausibility?

Andrew Blair Feature Oct 8, 2014

Doctor Who has long glossed over scientific logic for storytelling reasons, says Andrew. Why complain about implausibility now?

Doctor Who: the Doctor's most callous moments

Andrew Blair Feature Sep 4, 2014

From The Visitation to Into The Dalek, here's a potted history of the Doctor at his least compassionate and most callous...

Doctor Who: Deep Breath's references and callbacks

Andrew Blair Feature Aug 27, 2014

We spotted a few fun nods to previous episodes in Doctor Who's series 8 opener. And here they are...

What Doctor Who series 8 can learn from Earthshock

Andrew Blair Feature Aug 21, 2014

On the eve of Doctor Who's new series, Andrew considers what lessons it could learn from classic Fifth Doctor story Earthshock...

What Who series 8 can learn from Remembrance Of The Daleks

Andrew Blair Feature Aug 11, 2014

Andrew traces the influence of a classic Seventh Doctor serial on today's Doctor Who, and looks at what series 8 can learn from it...

Doctor Who: what series 8 can learn from The Ark In Space

Andrew Blair Feature Jul 31, 2014

Andrew argues that Doctor Who series 8 could do worse than look to Hinchcliffe/Holmes story The Ark in Space for inspiration...

Doctor Who series 8 trailer breakdown

Andrew Blair Feature Jul 14, 2014

Andrew finds out what the latest Doctor Who trailer feat. monsters, Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman tells us about series 8...

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