Anyone who watched the new episode of this ninth series (more commonly referred to as “season” by folks who don’t know/understand much about the overall Doctor Who TV saga) knows full well that it didn’t take very long for showrunner Steven Moffatt and his crew to plant their flag in the “OMG” ground. The opening title of the show hadn’t even hit yet, and viewers were already treated to a major bomb being dropped and the promise of a wacky and wild ride to kick off the new slate of episodes. Read on to learn more!
The last two seasons of Doctor Who have been divided affairs. That’s not to say that they were divisive (although in some circles they kind of were), but rather that they were split into two nearly equal halves separated by several months of hiatus. That will change with the coming new series of Who, and the rookie season of Doctor #12 Peter Capaldi as there will be no extra waiting to see the whole season in 2014, and the next season beyond(?). That news comes straight from the man in charge, Steven Moffat. (more…)