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Lonely Gods Episode 56 – Planet of the Daleks

Lonely Gods Episode 56 – Planet of the Daleks

Sep 15, 2014

As you can see from the banner, Jon Pertwee has begun to look like a grandmother. Following on from the cliffhanger at the end of Frontier in Space comes a story that doesn’t really have anything to do with it. The Daleks are amassing a vast army on a jungle planet inhabited by insivible creatures. If that sounds familiar, that’s because it’s...

Lonely Gods Episode 55 – Frontier In Space

Lonely Gods Episode 55 – Frontier In Space

Sep 14, 2014

In the 23rd Century, the Human and Draconian Empires have forged a peace treaty after years of strife between the two powers. The Doctor and Jo arrive on a human cargo ship, just as it’s attacked by Orgrons posing as Draconians on the Master’s orders. The Doctor is accused of collaborating and is sentenced to moon-prison, while tensions erupt...

Lonely Gods Episode 54 – Carnival of Monsters

Lonely Gods Episode 54 – Carnival of Monsters

Sep 13, 2014

 Having finally regained control of the TARDIS, the Doctor decides to show off and take Jo to Metebelus 3. As usual, the TARDIS is a strong black woman that goes where it wants, and the Doctor and Jo find themselves aboard the SS Bernice, bound for India in 1926. Only, the crew seems to be caught in a timeloop and there’s a plesiosaur lurking in these...

Lonely Gods Episode 53 – The Three Doctors

Lonely Gods Episode 53 – The Three Doctors

Sep 12, 2014

Season 10 kicks off the anniversary celebrations with a threat so large that the Time Lords have no choice but to unite the Doctor’s three incarnations to save the universe. In ancient times, before the Time Lords were all-powerful, they required a source of immense power to get this new-fangled time travel thing to work. And so, one of Gallifrey’s...

Lonely Gods Episode 52 – The Moonbase

Lonely Gods Episode 52 – The Moonbase

Sep 11, 2014

This week we’re taking our last trip backward, to Season 4, for Patrick Troughton‘s third adventure. The TARDIS arrives on the Moon in the year 2070, where the Earth’s weather is controlled from the eponymous Moonbase. A plague begins to infect the station’s crew, and they decide that the Doctor and his companions must be the culprits....

Lonely Gods Episode 51 – season 9 wrap-up

Lonely Gods Episode 51 – season 9 wrap-up

Sep 10, 2014

Another season has come and gone as 1972 draws to a close. Season 9 saw the return of the Daleks after a five-year absence, politcal intrigue on the planet Peladon, the Master’s escape from prison with the help of the Sea Devils, native men with bad haircuts turning into bugs, and a dangerous monster from outside of reality.  Kate n’ Dave discuss...

Lonely Gods Episode 50 – The Time Monster

Lonely Gods Episode 50 – The Time Monster

Sep 9, 2014

Well, we did it! That little podcast that nobody listened to (and still doesn’t) has reached episode 50. You motherfuckers never thought it would, did you?  Anyway, in the Season 9 finale, the Master has embedded himself at a research facility following his Sea Devils escape. He’s experimenting with time using a curious ancient crystal, and the...

Lonely Gods Episode 49 – The Mutants

Lonely Gods Episode 49 – The Mutants

Sep 8, 2014

The Doctor is sent on another mission for the Time Lords, this time to deliver a strange looking message pod that will only open for the right person. Trouble is, they’ve neglected to tell him who it’s for. The TARDIS whisks them away to Skybase One, a space station above a desolate planet called Solos.  The natives are about to get their wish for...

Lonely Gods Episode 48 – The Sea Devils

Lonely Gods Episode 48 – The Sea Devils

Sep 7, 2014

Since his incarceration at the end of The Daemons, the Master has been the model well-behaved prisoner. The Doctor and Jo pay a visit to the island fortress where he is imprisoned, and meet a seemingly changed man. The Doctor becomes suspicious that it’s all a ruse and that his nemesis in planning an escape.  Meanwhile, numerous ships near a Royal Navy...

Lonely Gods Episode 47 – The Tenth Planet

Lonely Gods Episode 47 – The Tenth Planet

Sep 6, 2014

 William Hartnell takes his final bow as we travel back to the second story of Season 4, The Tenth Planet. The TARDIS lands in Antartica, and the Doctor, Ben, and Polly soon find themselves the unwelcome guests of a secret nuclear research station in the far-off future of 1986.  Everything goes tits-up when a new planet, a mirror-image of Earth, appears in the...