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December 29th, 2011 195 comments

The Keeper of Traken Collectors Set – Pictures

The Keeper Traken Action Figure Set

Expected 15th December 2011 price £39.99

The Fourth Doctor and Adric learn from the wizened Keeper of Traken that a great evil has come to his planet in the form of a Melkur – a calcified statue. The Keeper is nearing the end of his reign and seeks the Doctor’s help in preventing the evil from taking control of the bioelectronic Source that is the keystone of the Traken Union’s civilisation.

The Melkur, via various deceptions, becomes the next Keeper. It is then, however, revealed to be the Master’s TARDIS. Its owner, still blackened and emaciated, hopes to use the Source’s power to regenerate himself. The Doctor manages to expel him and install a new Keeper in his place, but in a last minute ploy the Master traps one of the Traken Consuls, Tremas, and merges with his body before fleeing the planet.

1 x The Fourth Doctor in Waistcoat action figure.
1 x The Master Decayed action figure.
1 x The Melkur Statue action figure.
1 x Master’s TARDIS as a Grandfather Clock
1 x Source Manipulator Sphere accessory.

Our own images…

The official images…

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Did you know… Dapol produced a Melkur figure which was probably one of their best…

Categorised under: Doctor Who 5" scale figures, Toys


  • finn townley

    October 14th, 2014 - 6:50pm

    is the quality control bad in this set

  • Warrior Doctor

    July 11th, 2014 - 12:12am

    How much would a brand new one sell for?

  • annlouiseW

    September 20th, 2013 - 1:29pm

    I think the 4th doctor should have a new face I am thinking about Nik Kershaw

  • Trenzalore

    July 16th, 2013 - 8:35pm

    Am going to FP at the weekend and I saw this last time along with many other classic sets so I might buy it but I don’t really like how the 4th doctor looks in this set, when I first saw it I thaught it was dappol 😆

  • dalek galt

    July 16th, 2013 - 8:25pm

    is the melkur possaible

    • 76 Totters Lane

      July 16th, 2013 - 8:32pm


  • space1999

    June 2nd, 2013 - 9:55am

    my dad said melkur looked great and said i should by it but i still havent got it yet so it is on my things to buy list i dont have a list

  • Scott the Raptor

    April 14th, 2013 - 9:44am

    I got this set and the Mars collector set from POM. I got them from Forbidden Planet Edinburgh.

  • Joethewhovian

    April 14th, 2013 - 9:37am

    This set is nice, i had to take it back first cos toms eyes were wonky. When I got a replacement, there were purple and green splodges all over the waistcoat. I just keep tgat figure on the shelf now. Everything else was alright, but now I wanna see a nyssa, adric and variant melkur (normal eyes and moss on shoulders) for 29.99. That would be ace!

  • time and relotive dimens

    March 23rd, 2013 - 5:13pm

    good is a bit sad for batmanmarch’s first set with the backwards tom baker leg.

  • McGann is the Doctor

    December 13th, 2012 - 10:20pm

    Finally got the brilliant thing today. Hard to believe it came out MORE THAN a year ago. ❗ Then again, the box was very dust-covered 😆

    Will open it on Christmas day, though I am VERY tempted to open it now.

  • itdalek

    October 19th, 2012 - 8:19pm

    i like this set but is not much for 40pounds and i would only want all the stuff from this set but the 4th doctor

    • McGann is the Doctor

      December 13th, 2012 - 10:18pm

      Speak for yourself, the main thing I wanted was the Doctor, he was priority one for me when I was checking all the sets for production faults before I chose one ! 🙂

  • Teh Who Fan

    September 12th, 2012 - 7:49pm

    The fourth doctor’s picture is wrong :L Should be The Leisure Hive doctor.

  • Dr who who

    August 3rd, 2012 - 7:20pm

    How much is this set now???

    • cyberguy

      September 24th, 2012 - 6:01pm

      same price

  • McGann is the Doctor

    May 3rd, 2012 - 3:34pm

    Best classic set since the Caves of Adrozahni one. 😉

  • Vashta Nerada comes for you!

    January 23rd, 2012 - 4:35pm

    The set looks good, but there is one figure looks the same of dapol. Its Melkur, because its dapol and its an action figure. The sets really good.

    • McGann is the Doctor

      February 13th, 2012 - 11:34am

      Wish it weren’t 39.99 though, Too much money !

  • Doctorpond393

    January 18th, 2012 - 6:48pm

    My set came today!!!!!!! And my fourth doctor and k9 set I’ve got to say both marvellous sets!

  • Doctorpond393

    January 17th, 2012 - 7:14pm

    My one of this has been dispatched from fp along with my 4th dr and k9 set

  • Doctorpond393

    January 10th, 2012 - 9:45pm

    Can I just ask is this set worth the money because I’m thinking about getting it?

    • McGann is the Doctor

      February 13th, 2012 - 11:35am

      I was considering that myself, if you jsut bite the bullet and buy it, enjoy it, don’t think about the price afterwards, yes.

      Becuase unlike the Seeds of Doom set, this one is acutally well-made, with good figures. We should each buy it, and I know I will.

      First though, I was hoping to get the Resurrection set, mostly just for the Doctor in that set. 😉

  • no one (i wear a fez now, fezzes are cool, i also like stetsons!)

    January 9th, 2012 - 3:56pm

    the ball thing on the devise is it the same as the thing in the destiny of tthe daleks set?

    • McGann is the Doctor.

      January 10th, 2012 - 12:37pm

      Might be the same sculpt, with differences. I like this set, despite being rather pricey, I’ll (reluctantly) go for it, I like it ! 😀

    • finn townley

      October 24th, 2014 - 2:41pm

      Yeah it is because the prop was the same thing

  • lett

    January 8th, 2012 - 12:27pm

    i got this today!

  • Anonymous

    December 31st, 2011 - 6:42pm

    dr who is the best

    • Louiekgf

      January 1st, 2012 - 10:21pm

      Why so pricey 3sets like this should be £30
      2 pack 20

    • DRWHO is GREAT

      January 7th, 2012 - 8:52am

      Well you got to admit that The Melkur figure would cost like £14 just on its own!

  • Judooning

    December 31st, 2011 - 2:56pm

    Booboo, are the Melkur’s eyes glow in the dark? They look like it in your photos.

  • Cyberdevil

    December 31st, 2011 - 11:39am

    If only I had more money 😥

  • Anthony

    December 30th, 2011 - 8:17pm

    im gettin on my birth day 14th january 2012
    series 6 figures 2
    peg doll
    cyberman with gun

    role play items
    .bump and go cybermat
    .pychic container
    .the doctors NANO RECORDER

    .the complete 5th series b day
    series 6 wait untill price drops

    gettin the leventh doctor jacketless with dalek scientist tomo cant wait

    • ross campbell

      December 31st, 2011 - 11:44am

      Hey my birthday is a week b4 u my friend! if u don’t mind me asking how old will u b, I’ll be 13.

    • lett

      December 31st, 2011 - 2:58pm

      my local forbidden planet has put down the price of the doctor jacketless with dalek scientist to £15.99!!!!!

      and also all the old 3rd doctor set to £20.00
      like-maggots,dalek and sea devil

    • the1stdoctor903

      January 2nd, 2012 - 6:25pm

      Whats your local fp lett?

    • lett

      January 4th, 2012 - 7:06pm


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