Highlights of the new issue include:

  • A bonus 20-page supplement featuring the first part of Time Lord Victorious: Monstrous Beauty, an exclusive new comic-strip adventure for the Ninth Doctor and Rose.
  • A detailed guide to Time Lord Victorious and an interview with producer James Goss.
  • Tracy-Ann Oberman answers questions from the TARDIS tin.
  • A celebration of Virgin Publishing’s New Adventures novels­, including contributions from authors including Russell T Davies, Paul Cornell and Mark Gatiss.
  • The Fact of Fiction explores the 1964 story Marco Polo, plus interviews with Waris Hussein, Brian Hodgson and Derek Ware.
  • The untold story behind a proposed season of Doctor Who repeats in the late 1970s.
  • Apocrypha looks at Doctor Who Fights Masterplan “Q”.
  • A review of the new animated version of Fury from the Deep.
  • Previews and reviews, news, prize-winning competitions, Time and Space Visualiser and The Blogs of Doom…



  • A giant double-sided poster.
  • A diorama – Build your own TARDIS control room.
  • A download code for a complete, six-part audio adventure from Big Finish.


Doctor Who Magazine Issue 556 is on sale from Thursday 17 September £9.99 (UK)