Peevish actors are descending mournfully upon the remote English village of Happenstance for the funeral of TV legend Tom Baker. His one-time co-star Suzy Goshawk is sucked into a parochial vortex of intrigue involving the quailsome local vicar, Tom’s acidulous housekeeper Mrs Frimbly and various other fruminous scrumblebums. None of them can agree upon how Tom met his disastrous end and Suzy is starting to suspect that something murksome and swervish is going on. The snow comes down and Suzy finds herself trapped at Baker’s End for Christmas, with all the village’s creepy pensioners enslaved by a strange, dancing dragon… and a Sinister [...]
Gaze of the Medusa continues, as the Doctor and Sarah Jane team with Professor Odysseus James, and his daughter, Athena, to face down an ancient alien horror. Battling a malign influence all the way from Ancient Greece to London in 1887, the Doctor is faced with a petrifying challenge – and physical evidence that he cannot win!Details
Written By: Emma Beeby and Gordon Rennie Artist: Brian Williamson Colourist: Hi-Fi Letterer: Comiccraft Cover Art: Brian Williamson, Warren Pleece, Robert HackCovers Cover A: Brian Williamson Cover B: [...]
The cockney Time Lord Drax, whose only TV appearance was The Armageddon Factor in 1979, makes his comeback in June’s The Trouble With Drax by John Dorney. Ray Brooks takes on the role originally portrayed by Barry Jackson, while the cast also includes John Challis and Hugh Fraser.
We devised The Trouble With Drax for [original Drax actor] Barry [Jackson] but sadly he passed away before the script was even completed. We searched hard for an actor to continue his legacy, and Ray Brooks [...]