Tuesday, 29 December 2015

DW Christmas Special 2015: The Husbands of River Song

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Doctor Who Christmas Special #11.  The Doctor meets up with an old friend.  It's River, obviously, her name's in the title so it's not like a spoiler or anything.

Sunday, 20 December 2015

DW Christmas Special 2007: Voyage of the Damned

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who and spin-off episodes.


Doctor Who Christmas Special #3 (Story 32).  The Doctor spends Christmas on the Titanic.  Not that one, another one.

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

DW Children in Need Special - "Time Crash"

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who and extras.


A special short for "Children in Need," a charity run by the BBC (Donate here):  Occurs during the final moments of "Last of the Timelords" after Martha left but before the TARDIS collides with the Titanic.  One of the many extras associated with the new series of Doctor Who.

Warning: May contain Spoilers for

The Children in Need Special: Time Crash

Saturday, 12 December 2015

DW 09-12: Hell Bent (Part 3 of 3)


A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Doctor Who series 9 episode 12 - The Doctor returns to Gallifrey.

Monday, 30 November 2015

DW 09-11: Heaven Sent (Part 2 of 3)

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Doctor Who series 9 episode 11 - The Doctor is trapped somewhere, chased by something.

Monday, 23 November 2015

DW09-10: Face the Raven (Part 1 of 3)

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Doctor Who series 9 episode 10 - The Doctor, Clara and Rigsy investigate a alley that isn't there.

Monday, 16 November 2015

DW 09-09: Sleep No More

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Doctor Who series 9 episode 9 - The Doctor and Clara visit a space station where they've found a way to get rid of sleep.

Monday, 9 November 2015

DW 09-08: The Zygon Inversion (Part 2)

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.



Doctor Who series 9 episode 8 - The Doctor continues to face the fall out from the peace treaty from the Fiftieth Anniversay Special ("Day of the Doctor.") and Part 1 of this story "The Zygon Invasion."

Monday, 2 November 2015

DW 09-07: The Zygon Invasion (Part 1)

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Doctor Who series 9 episode 7 - The Doctor faces the fall out from the peace treaty from the Fiftieth Anniversay Special ("Day of the Doctor.")

Monday, 26 October 2015

Tuesday, 20 October 2015

DW 09-05: The Girl Who Died (Part 1)

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Doctor Who series 9 episode 5 - Clara & the Doctor meet the Vikings.

Monday, 19 October 2015

THE DOCTOR'S Face

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Where have we seen that face before?

Monday, 12 October 2015

DW 09-04: Before the Flood (Part 2)

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Doctor Who series 9 episode 4 - The Doctor goes back to the past of the area from Under the Lake.


Monday, 5 October 2015

DW 09-03: Under The Lake (Part 1)

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who.


Doctor Who series 9 episode 2 - Clara and the Doctor visit an underwater base.

Monday, 28 September 2015

Monday, 21 September 2015

Sunday, 20 September 2015

FOES - Davros

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who including classic foes.


Davros

Davros lived on Skaro during the war between the two races who shared the planet - the Kaleds and the Thals.  He is best known as the creator of the Daleks.

Saturday, 19 September 2015

Friday, 18 September 2015

Thursday, 17 September 2015

FOES - The Zygons

A Guide to Classic Who references in new Who including classic foes.


The Zygons


The Zygons are a race of shape changers who appeared in the classic story 'Terror of the Zygons" (Season 13).

In "Terror" the Doctor discovers a group of Zygons living near Loch Ness whose starship crashed centuries ago and had infiltrated the local community, taking on human form.  Upon discovering that their homeworld had be destroyed in a stellar explosion, the group decide to take over the Earth.

They use the Skarasen (an aquatic creature resembling a marine dinosaur which provides them the milk the Zygons need to survive and has given rise to the legend of the Loch Ness Monster) to attack London.


~ DUG.
Other new Doctor Who foes.


The Time Crash blog was created to help New Who fans understand Classic Who references - and to know if something isn't a reference but a new idea.  If there's a reference I missed or a subject that you feel needs more explaining, please comment.

Wednesday, 16 September 2015

DW 03-13: Last of the Time Lords (Part 3)


A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.


Doctor Who Series 3 episode 13 (Story 31 part 3): One Year Later...

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

DW 03-12: The Sound of Drums (Part 2)

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.


Doctor Who Series 3 episode 12 (Story 31 part 2):  Martha and the Doctor pick up a hitchhiker.


Monday, 14 September 2015

DW 03-10: Utopia (Part 1)

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.


Doctor Who Series 3 episode 11 (Story 31 part 1):  Martha and the Doctor pick up a hitchhiker.

Friday, 11 September 2015

TW 1-13: End of Days

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) including in Torchwood episodes.



Torchwood series 1 episode 13 (Story 13):  Owen's opening of the rift last episode has worldwide consequences.

Thursday, 10 September 2015

TW 1-12: Captain Jack Harkness

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) including in Torchwood episodes.



Torchwood series 1 episode 12 (Story 12):  Jack & Tosh accidentally travel back to World War II.

Friday, 4 September 2015

TW 1-11: Combat

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) including in Torchwood episodes.




Torchwood series 1 episode 11 (Story 11):  Owen meets someon who has watched Fight Club too many times.

Monday, 31 August 2015

DW 03-10: Blink

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Doctor Who Series 3 episode 10 (Story 30):  Sally Sparrow investigates.

Friday, 28 August 2015

TW 1-10: Out of Time

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) including in Torchwood episodes.


Torchwood series 1 episode 10 (Story 10):  Jack and the team greet a plane that took off in 1953.

Thursday, 27 August 2015

SJA 1-08: Whatever Happened to Sarah Jane? Part Two

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) The Sarah Jane Adventure episodes.


Sarah Jane Adventures series 1 episode 8 (Story 5 part 2):  Maria must stop Sarah Jane from dying in 1964.

SJA 1-07: Whatever Happened to Sarah Jane? Part One

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) The Sarah Jane Adventure episodes.


Sarah Jane Adventures series 1 episode 7 (Story 5 part 1):  Sarah Jane ceases to exist.


Tuesday, 18 August 2015

DW 03-09: The Family of Blood (Part 2)

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.



Doctor Who Series 3 episode 9 (Story 29 part 2):  The Doctor is hides from aliens, taking Martha Jones to look after him.

Monday, 17 August 2015

DW 03-08: Human Nature (Part 1)

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.




Doctor Who Series 3 episode 8 (Story 29 part 1):  The Doctor hides from aliens, taking Martha Jones to look after him.

Friday, 14 August 2015

TW 1-09: Random Shoes

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Torchwood series 1 episode 9 (Story 9):  Some dead guy follows Gwen around.

Monday, 10 August 2015

DW 03-07: 42

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Doctor Who Series 3 episode 8 (Story 28):  The Doctor takes Martha Jones answer a distress call.

Friday, 7 August 2015

TW 1-08: They Keep Killing Suzie

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Torchwood series 1 episode 8 (Story 8):  They keep bringing Suzie back to life.


Monday, 3 August 2015

DW 03-06: The Lazarus Experiment

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.


Doctor Who Series 3 episode 7 (Story 27):  The Doctor takes Martha Jones home.

Friday, 31 July 2015

TW 1-07: Greeks Bearing Gifts

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Torchwood series 1 episode 7 (Story 7):  Tosh gets a gift.

Thursday, 30 July 2015

SJA 1-06: Warriors of Kudlak Part Two


A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) The Sarah Jane Adventure episodes.



Sarah Jane Adventures series 1 episode 6 (Story 4 part 2):  Sarah Jane Smith and her new friends discover the truth behind laser tag.

SJA 1-05: Warriors of Kudlak Part One

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) The Sarah Jane Adventure episodes.


Sarah Jane Adventures series 1 episode 5 (Story 4 part 1):  Sarah Jane Smith and her new friends discover that laser tag is real.

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

DW 03-05: Evolution of the Daleks (Part 2)

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.



Doctor Who Series 3 episode 5 (Story 26 part 2):  The Doctor and Martha Jones are still in New York.

Monday, 20 July 2015

DW 03-04: Daleks in Manhattan (part 1)

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.


Doctor Who Series 3 episode 4 (Story 26 part 1):  The Doctor visits New York in the 1930s.


Friday, 17 July 2015

TW 1-06: Countrycide

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) including in Torchwood episodes.


Torchwood series 1 episode 6 (Story 6):  Jack and crew go camping.

Monday, 13 July 2015

DW 03-03: Gridlock

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who.


Doctor Who Series 3 episode 3 (Story 25):  The Doctor returns to New Earth.

Monday, 6 July 2015

TW 1-05: Small Worlds

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in Torchwood episodes.


Torchwood series 1 episode 5 (Story 5):  Jack and crew meet fairies.

Monday, 22 June 2015

DW 03-02: The Shakespeare Code

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who and spin-off episodes.




Doctor Who Series 3 episode 2 (Story 24):  Martha and the Doctor meet William Shakespeare.

Monday, 15 June 2015

TW 1-04: Cyberwoman

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in Torchwood episodes.


Torchwood series 1 episode 4 (Story 4):  Ianto Jones is keeping a woman in the basement.

Monday, 8 June 2015

DW 03-01: Smith & Jones

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in new Who and spin-off episodes.



Doctor Who Series 3 episode 1 (Story 23).  Martha Jones meets the Doctor.

Monday, 1 June 2015

TW 01-03: Ghost Machine

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in Torchwood episodes.


Torchwood series 1 episode 3 (Story 3):  Gwen Cooper finds a device that allows you to see the past.

Monday, 25 May 2015

SJA 1-04: Eye of the Gorgon Part Two

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in The Sarah Jane Adventures episodes.



Sarah Jane Adventures series 1 episode 4 (Story 3 part 2):  Sarah Jane Smith and her new friends discover that gorgons are real.

Monday, 18 May 2015

SJA 1-03: Eye of the Gorgon Part One

A Guide to Classic Who references (and other references) in The Sarah Jane Adventures episodes.



Sarah Jane Adventures series 1 episode 3 (Story 3 part 1):  Sarah Jane Smith and her new friends discover that gorgons are real.