To celebrate the release of the famous “incomplete” #DoctorWho classic Shada, Christian Cawley, James Baldock and Simon Danes take a look at the new version, and compare it with its predecessors…

…and ask the question: is Shada actually any good? And was Douglas Adams really “all that”? We also touch upon the 1992 version, the 2003 version from Big Finish and BBCi, as well as the Gareth Roberts novelization.

Oh, and look out for the story of a young Simon Danes writing to Christopher “Skagra” Neame…

Shownotes:

We head back in time with this week’s podKast to revisit and reappraise the 1973 Doctor Who six part Dalek serial, Planet of the Daleks, starring Jon Pertwee and Katy Manning.

True to form, the team has not in its entirety watched the serial in its entirety: Brian watched the full DVD version last month, Christian watched half of it on VHS the other night, and James watched it in 2003. We’re not making it up, either – he really is that laid back.

Best just hit play, right?

Kasterborous PodKast Series 5 Episode 10 Shownotes

PodKast introduction by John Guilor. Theme tune by Russell Hugo

This week, Christian Cawley and James McLean take their critical eyes to Last Christmas, the Doctor Who Christmas special for 2014, and discover a seasonal treat that stands up well alongside similar adventures. Although there…

What did you think of this week’s Doctor Who, The Caretaker, by Gareth Roberts? We liked it, and you can find out just how much the podKast team enjoyed it by clicking play on our…

Here it is: our final podKast before Doctor Who Series 8 changes the show forever! Previewing the 12-episode run this week is Christian Cawley, James McLean and Brian Terranova, who are literally chomping at the…

It’s podKast time again, and with Christmas just under a week away James McLean and Christian Cawley opt to keep things light and seasonal… Covering topics such as Christmas habits (in which Christian recalls the…