Ever find yourself split down the middle about a Doctor Who Christmas special? Buckle up because that’s precisely what happened in our latest podcast episode! While Tim was enchanted by the holiday narrative, complete with timey-wimey surprises, Matt was left craving a more traditional festive vibe. Together, we hotly debate the special’s strengths and pitfalls, from the impressive ensemble cast to the polarizing plot manoeuvres. And don’t get us started on what truly makes a Doctor Who Christmas episode stand out—we’ve got opinions!
Join us as we navigate the whirlwind of the new Doctor’s sartorial choices and the delightful conundrum of Ruby. We’re crossing our fingers she won’t eclipse the storyline as we dissect her potential–as well as the enigmatic Mrs Flood, who’s serving up a hefty slice of Time Lord intrigue. Plus, we tip our hats to the show’s hat-tip to… well, hats. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg regarding our musings on creature effects and the implications of Disney’s golden touch on the Whoniverse.