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May 19th, 2021 15 comments

Doctor Who: Chronicles Issue 2: 1975

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The Chronicles series examines the landmark years of Doctor Who’s history in unprecedented detail. 1975 was Tom Baker’s first full year as the Doctor and features a highly regarded run of stories: Robot, The Ark in Space, The Sontaran Experiment, Genesis of the Daleks, Revenge of the Cybermen, Terror of the Zygons, Planet of Evil, Pyramids of Mars and The Android Invasion.

This bookazine includes rare images and all-new features, including a summary of the most significant events in the Doctor Who universe, how Doctor Who was reported in the press, insights into special effects and production techniques, overviews of each serial and more.

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  • mick

    June 15th, 2021 - 5:15pm

    I got s dispatch email from panini for this today

    • Timelord63

      June 16th, 2021 - 5:17pm

      Lucky you i haven’t and I pre ordered it the day it was announced!

  • Nick Betts

    June 15th, 2021 - 5:11pm

    It is a superb magazine, bought it this morning from Tesco

  • Kevin Quick

    June 8th, 2021 - 8:26am

    Delayed by a week to 16 June according to DWM Twitter

    • Demdike@CultLabs

      June 10th, 2021 - 11:07pm

      Ah right. Explains it. I was just going to ask if anyone had located a copy as i hadn’t today.

  • Doctor Thirteenth

    May 23rd, 2021 - 2:09pm

    Does anybody remember the Doctor Who chest set that came out where you had to subscribe to it I remember that they did all 7 doctor’s with fourth being the first with a Dalek

    • Anonymous

      May 23rd, 2021 - 8:25pm

      I remember the Danbury Mint one, was it that?

  • Anonymous

    May 20th, 2021 - 8:21pm

    Are they doing these by decades? 65 to 75? 😀

    • Philip Shaw

      May 21st, 2021 - 11:29am

      Looks like just covering the year on the cover, like the last one just featured thr year 1965.

  • Demdike@CultLabs

    May 19th, 2021 - 4:03pm

    Love the cover. It reminds me of the Typhoo tea cards.

  • Anonymous

    May 19th, 2021 - 2:44pm

    Another nice cover, some really terrific bad guys on their.

  • bryan

    May 19th, 2021 - 1:23pm

    I suppose it’s understandable that Dalek Mania ( 1965) and now 1975 might be seem to be the easiest to make.A lot of info is already around for those years. So more unusual lower key years might need a bigger journalistic dig for the wider reaches of the Chronicles .

    I do wish for something more unusual. 1973;1990;1964 etc. I hope we do get them all. This just seems a little like low hanging fruit. That’s not to say it won’t be fantastic as 1965 was , just a bit obvious.

    Ordered from the panini website with WELCOME10 FOR 10% OFF TOTAL PRICE.

    • Bobby Davros

      May 19th, 2021 - 2:23pm

      1990 would be about 4 pages long.

    • bryan

      May 19th, 2021 - 3:21pm

      Hi Bobby Davros

      It might not be a viable year, but that the point.

      There was a lot of coverage still going on. with plans already in place for what whould have been the next series (see Big finish lost stories) . Plus the constant ,will the BBC sell it/bring it back . who would be the next Doctor etc etc.

      thats why it would be more interesting in many ways, than the big hitters. 1991 might be slimmer but I doubt it. In some ways 1990 is the end of the classic series, as we knew it.

      All through the decade Dapol, Product Enterprise/corgi, Danbury mint. were still selling. enough for Danbury to make a third special set for 1996/7

      There is still lots to see and read for the Lesser years.

  • Daniel

    May 19th, 2021 - 11:53am

    Available from: 10/06/2021


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