In this issue:

  • An exclusive double interview with Ncuti Gatwa and David Tennant – talking about bi-generation.
  • An access-all-areas look at the making of the Anniversary Specials finale The Giggle.
  • Production designer Phil Sims takes us on a guided tour of the new TARDIS.
  • Sonic disruptors! The making of the Fifteenth Doctor’s sonic screwdriver.
  • A profile of new companion Ruby Sunday.
  • Join Blue Peter competition winner Verity on a tour of Doctor Who’s Wolf Studios.
  • We talk to the people who worked on post-production on the latest episodes.
  • Script editor Scott Handcock relives the anniversary month in his Production Diary.
  • Crowd Sourcing – the concluding part of our feature on the life of extras on 60s Doctor Who.
  • Letter from the Showrunner – Russell T Davies explains how the Gallifrey of the Fugutive Doctor was foreshadowed in 70s episode The Hand of Fear – now available on iPlayer.
  • Sophie Aldred – aka 80s companion Ace – remembers her time on the show.
  • The Fact of Fiction – we scrutinise Eleventh Doctor mid-series finale A Good Man Goes To War.
  • A brand-new comic strip featuring the Fifteenth Doctor and Ruby Sunday!


  • Gallifrey Guardian – all the latest official news.
  • A new-look reviews section – covering radio, books, soundtracks, and audio dramas.
  • Other Worlds – the essential guide to new stories in Doctor Who’s expanded universe.
  • Win a copy of the Anniversary Specials Blu-ray, the new Target adaptations and the latest audio releases.

Doctor Who Magazine Issue 599 is on sale Thursday 9 November from and WH Smith priced £7.99 (UK).

Also available as a digital edition from priced £6.99.