Matthew and Stephen sat down to watch the Time of the Doctor and have a few things to say about the final appearance of Matt Smith as The Doctor (that we know of).

Orbiting a quiet backwater planet, the massed forces of the universe’s deadliest species gather, drawn to a mysterious message that echoes out to the stars. And amongst them – the Doctor. Rescuing Clara from a family Christmas dinner, the Time Lord and his best friend must learn what this enigmatic signal means for his own fate and that of the universe.

DID YOU READ THIS ISSUE? RATE IT!
Reader Rating
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)

Loading...

The Author

Stephen Schleicher

Stephen Schleicher

Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment.

You can follow him on Twitter @MajorSpoilers and tell him your darkest secrets...

Previous post

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes: The Time of the Doctor

Next post

SNEAK PEEK: World of Archie Double Digest #35

3 Comments

  1. December 26, 2013 at 10:46 pm — Reply

    Thanks for doing this Dueling Review! I loved this special — I started watching Doctor Who in the Eleventh Doctor era thanks to Major Spoilers, so this was a nice bookend to my experience with Matt Smith.

    Thanks again! I’m looking forward to your Dueling Review of Peter Capaldi’s first episode as the Doctor!

  2. December 27, 2013 at 12:10 am — Reply

    Regarding River being buried on Trenzalore, her grave was empty. It opened and led them to the catacombs.

  3. Brenton8090
    December 27, 2013 at 1:10 pm — Reply

    Stephen, I’m telling you: Peter Cushing is the 13th Doctor AND the Valeyard! Peter Capaldi regenerates into the Valeyard, who torments the sixth doctor. The sixth doctor defeats him and he is banished to another universe: the Star Wars universe! He regenerates into the Peter Cushing body, still evil, and destroys Alderaan. The explosion of the Death Star sends him and his Tardis hurtling back into the who-niverse, where he loses all his memory and spends his time trying to recreate things he vaguely rememberS, but gets things wrong, which explains why the things in the Cushing movie are just slightly off: he doesn’t remember things properly and pieces them together from the fragments he has. Boom.

You know you have something to say, say it in the comment section