Having mastered the Extremis video game, it’s time for the Doctor to take his PDF file of what to do in case of an invasion out on the road in these new images from The Pyramid At The End Of The World.
Co-written by Peter Harness (The Zygon Invasion/Inversion) and showrunner Steven Moffat (Blink), the episode, the second of a trilogy of episode featuring the beautifully creepy Monks, finds the Doctor (Peter Capaldi), Bill (Pearl Mackie), and Nardole (Matt Lucas), at the centre of a pyramid-shaped mystery.
A 5,000-year-old Pyramid stands at the centre of a war zone, where the Chinese, Russian and American armies are about to clash. There are many problems with that, but the one that intrigues the Doctor is this: there wasn’t a pyramid there yesterday.
The Doctor, Bill and Nardole face an alien invasion unlike any other, and before conquest can begin, these aliens need the consent of humanity…
If you’re still confused about last week’s episode, then get ready to add another layer of confusion on top in this clip where the meddling, mouldy monks explain to the Doctor in elliptical terms, just how you’re going to click on the ‘I understand and agree’ button for our downfall.
You can check out a gallery of new images below featuring Tony Gardner as Douglas, Togo Igawa as Secretary General, Daphne Cheung as Xiaolian, Andrew Byron as Ilya, and Nigel Hastings as The Commander, if you click here and agree to let us take over the world…
Doctor Who continues this Saturday with The Pyramid At The End Of The World at the later time of 19:45 on BBC One.