Out Now: Doctor Who Magazine #520

The festive-themed special of Doctor Who Magazine is out now, and includes a free Thirteenth Doctor poster/Twelfth Doctor wallchart.

And of course, we have a special preview of Twice Upon A Time, the Twelfth Doctor’s swansong tale.

Also in DWM #520:

  • Pearl Mackie: Pearl talks to DWM about saying goodbye to companion, Bill Potts.
  • Mark Gatiss: An interview with Mark Gatiss, who plays the Captain in the 2017 Christmas Special.
  • Steven Moffat: Doctor Who’s outgoing showrunner previews his final story, Twice Upon a Time.
  • Earl Cameron: Actor, Earl Cameron – 100 years old this year! – recalls playing astronaut Glyn Williams in the 1966 story, The Tenth Planet.
  • Philip Hinchcliffe: The legendary Doctor Who producer explains how the series’ feature-length omnibus repeats were created in the 1970s.
  • Paddy Russell: A tribute to the late Paddy Russell, Doctor Who’s first female director and one of British television’s pioneers.
  • Inside Shada: The team behind the new version of Shada reveal how Douglas Adams’ ‘lost’ 1979 story was finally completed.
  • Olivia Bazalgette and Daniel Hill: Actor, Daniel Hill and production assistant, Olivia Bazalgette tell DWM how the filming of Shada marked the beginning of their long relationship.
  • Shada on Location: Memories of the making of Shada from special effects assistant, Steve Cambden, along with rare and previously unseen images from the 1979 location shoot.
  • The Fact of Fiction: This issue’s festive Fact of Fiction explores the 2011 Christmas Special, The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe.
  • The Phantom Piper: Part Two of the Doctor and Bill’s latest comic strip adventure, written by Scott Gray and illustrated by Martin Geraghty.

PLUS: The Blogs of Doom, previews, book and audio reviews, news, the DWM Christmas Quiz, and competitions.

Doctor Who Magazine #520 is on sale now, price £5.99.