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UNIT Shutdown, starring Jemma Redgrave and Ingrid Oliver

Kate Stewart and her UNIT team investigate and confront alien attacks on the planet Earth in the new 5 disc boxset.

Matt Fitton, Andrew Smith, Ken Bentley and I have had great fun creating a fearsome new breed of monster. Fast as lightning, these alien assassins will provide a brand new mystery for UNIT to solve – and, over the course of four episodes, take the world to the brink of destruction…’David Richardson

2.1 Power Cell by Matt Fitton

On the trail of missing alien technology, Kate Stewart encounters the ambitious Felicity Lyme. Who are Cerberus – and what are they doing in the London Docklands?

2.2 Death in Geneva by Andrew Smith

With Tengobushi assassins on their tail, Kate and Osgood retreat to UNIT Command in Geneva. High in the mountains, Captain Josh Carter comes face to face with the enemy…

One of the things that makes UNIT different to much of what Big Finish produce is the global nature of the storytelling.’ says Ken. ‘It’s been a great pleasure to work with a genuinely international company of actors and to help bring this exciting box set to life.Ken Bentley

2.3 The Battle of the Tower by Andrew Smith

As London sleeps, an alien horde rises from the shadows. The Tower has been infiltrated – and UNIT must hold the line. At any cost. Lock and load…

2.4 Ice Station Alpha by Matt Fitton

Caught between human greed and an unstoppable alien power, Kate Stewart leads her forces on one last mission to the Antarctic. It’s UNIT against the world….


Technical Details

UNIT Shutdown is available to preorder now from or via the Amazon link below. The set is released in June, exclusively from the Big Finish website, and available from other retailers from August 31st. 

Shutdown (Unit – The New Series) (Audio CD)

List Price:£30.00 GBP
New From:£15.98 GBP In Stock
Used from:£18.50 GBP In Stock

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