Season 3, Episode 1: The Gunfighters

Welcome back to Pledge Break, the podcast where two old friends talk about the Doctor Who version of history and the history of Doctor Who! In this episode, we’re looking at the William Hartnell oddity The Gunfighters, a divisive story with a peculiar brand of what Sidney Newman politely called “mickey-taking.” As always, you can check out… Continue reading Season 3, Episode 1: The Gunfighters

Comics Corner: Continuity Craziness!

Last time on Comics Corner, we talked about the early days of Marvel UK’s Doctor Who comics. In this instalment, we’re going to take a look at some later comics with connections to some of the stories we’ve discussed on Pledge Break — and see what one short decade has done to the strip! When… Continue reading Comics Corner: Continuity Craziness!

Season 2, Episode 1: The Time Meddler

Welcome Back to Pledge Break, the show where two old friends talk about the Doctor Who version of history and the history of Doctor Who! This episode, we’re talking about the classic William Hartnell adventure The Time Meddler, and it is delightful. As always, you can check out the Libsyn page or download the episode directly. James… Continue reading Season 2, Episode 1: The Time Meddler