K9 Tales Box Set Bonus Features

29 04 2008

The bonus features for the upcoming K9 Tales box set have now been revealed. This box will include the episodes The Invisible Enemy and the 1981 spin off pilot adventure K9 and Company. The extra’s for this box set can be seen below with Thanks to Outpost Gallifrey for this information.




The extras for The Invisible Enemy are:

A commentary Louise Jameson, John Leeson, Mat Irvine and Bob Baker.
Documentary feature Dreams and Fantasy, looking back at the making of the story.
Studio Sweepings – behind-the-scenes studio footage.
Visual Effect – a look at the visual effects work on this and other stories.

Blue Peter – an extract showing K9’s first appearance on the famous children’s magazine show.

Optional CGI effects.

Trailers and continuity announcements, on-screen production notes, a photo gallery, coming soon trailer, and PDF files of Radio Times billings.

On K9 and Company:

A commentary with Elisabeth Sladen, John Leeson, Linda Polan and Eric Saward.

The K9 Files – a documentary looking at the making of this production.

K9 – A Dog’s Tale, K9 is interviewed about his life.

Pebble Mill at One – K9 appears on the BBC1 lunchtime chat show.

BBC trailers and continuity announements.

PDF files of K9 Stories, four books starring the dog originally published in the 1970s.

A Photo Gallery, Coming Soon trailer, Radio Times Billings PDFs, Programme subtitles and Subtitle Production Notes.



Weta Collectible Doctor Who Statues

25 04 2008

Weta Collectibles have now released some collectible statues and helmets based on Doctor Who. The initial series consists of four pieces from different scenes from the hit series. The statues will be made at 6th scale and be free standing. The pieces currently available are a Dalek Statue, a Master and Auton Statue, a The Doctor and Davros Statue and a The Cyber Controller Statue. Pictures of these statues can be seen below. Special Thanks To The Doctor Who Site for this information.



Classic Doctor Who Figures

16 04 2008

Character Options have now released a press release and images for the new classic series action figures. The 5” classic figures will be available for £7.99 whereas the 5” Dalek set will be available for £16.99. The press release can be seen below. Special thanks to Doctor Who Online for this information where you can see images of the figures.




Character set to launch Classic Doctor Who range


Fans of all eras of Doctor Who can look forward to an incredible range of classic Doctor Who figures and monsters being launched in the UK by Character Options later this year.


Recreate scenes from the classic series of Doctor Who with the poseable action figures. Each figure pack comes with a different collectable part of the  

giant K-1 robot from the fourth Doctor’s first story in 1974.  When all eight packs are collected, the giant robot will be complete.


Classic figures include Tom Baker, Peter Davison and Colin Baker.  Other figures and monsters include a Sea Devil (1972), Zygon (1975),  

Magnus Greel & Mr Sin (1977), SV7 and D84 (1977).


Also being launched is a Doctor Who 5 inch Classic Dalek Set – this set of three poseable Classic Daleks includes Daleks from The Dead Planet,  

(1963), The Planet of the Daleks, (1973) and Genesis of the Daleks (1975).


As master toy licensee Character has enjoyed immense success alongside BBC Worldwide through its Doctor Who range of products and predicts a  

hugely positive response to the new collection, which is due to launch in August.


The Classic range is due to launch in the UK in August 2008 – dates and styles are subject to change.



Bred For Invasion

31 03 2008

The cover for the Bred For War box set has now been revealed. This box features all of the Sontaran episodes so far ranging from the 3rd Doctor to the 6th Doctor. Bred For War will be released on the 5th May 2008 priced at £39.99. Information regarding this box can be seen below as well as its cover. 

Bred for War

Featuring: Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker & Colin Baker as The Doctor

All four stories featuring the alien species the Sontarans, that re-appear in the fourth series of the revised show. Includes: ‘The Time Warrior’, ‘The Invasion Of Time’, ‘The Two Doctors’ and ‘The Sontaran Experiment’.


The cover for The Invasion Of Time DVD has also now been revealed. This story features Tom Baker as The Doctor and is released on the 5th May 2008 priced at £19.99. Information and the cover for The

Invasion Of Time can be seen below.  

The Invasion of Time

Featuring: Tom Baker as The 4th Doctor

The Doctor returns to his home planet of Gallifrey and claims the presidency of the Time Lords.

Leela suspects he is acting out of character and it is soon revealed that the doctor has in fact been planning all along to outwit the Vardans and Sontarans…