Doctor Who: Engines of War
"The death of billions is as nothing to us Doctor, if it helps defeat the Daleks."The Great Time War has raged for centuries, ravaging the universe. Scores of human colony planets are now overrun by Dalek occupation forces. A weary, angry Doctor leads a flotilla of Battle TARDISes against the... show more
"The death of billions is as nothing to us Doctor, if it helps defeat the Daleks."The Great Time War has raged for centuries, ravaging the universe. Scores of human colony planets are now overrun by Dalek occupation forces. A weary, angry Doctor leads a flotilla of Battle TARDISes against the Dalek stronghold but in the midst of the carnage, the Doctor's TARDIS crashes to a planet below: Moldox.As the Doctor is trapped in an apocalyptic landscape, Dalek patrols roam amongst the wreckage, rounding up the remaining civilians. But why haven't the Daleks simply killed the humans?Searching for answers the Doctor meets 'Cinder', a young Dalek hunter. Their struggles to discover the Dalek plan take them from the ruins of Moldox to the halls of Gallifrey, and set in motion a chain of events that will change everything. And everyone.An epic novel of the Great Time War featuring the War Doctor as played by John Hurt.
Publisher: BBC Books
Pages no: 312
Edition language: English
Series: Doctor Who: New Series Adventures Specials (#4)
Though he only got one long episode and a guest spot in a regular one, the War Doctor seems to have captivated every one. So when I saw this in my library's catalog, I checked it out immediately. On the planet of Moldox, Cinder and Finch, two of the few humans left not killed or captured by the Da...
Ever since the Doctor Who TV series relaunched in 2005 the biggest mystery has been the Time War. Episodes would drop cryptic references to the horrors of the war but no details. The 50th Anniversary Special gave us our first glimpse of the Time War and it appears to have broken the ban on telling s...
This is a fun but flawed adventure from the Time War! More thoughts here.
Sigue leyendo para encontrar la reseña en españolI got this review copy from NetGalleyBeing a big fan of the show and having loved The Day of the Doctor, the 50th Anniversary special episode, I was looking forward to reading this novel. It did not disappoint me.The characterisation of the War Doctor...
In the last days of the Time War, the Man who used to be The Doctor finds himself crashing to planet Moldox. With the Tantalus Eye swirling above, the Dalek occupation detours from the normal "EX-TER-MIN-ATE! EX-TER-MIN-ATE!" and instead the people find themselves taken captive by the Daleks and the...