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Doctor Who: Time Reef (Big Finish Doctor Who Audio Dramas #113)

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SYNOPSIS - Time Reef, a three-part story by Marc Platt:

A curse on this damned reef - and curse the Doctor who brought us here!

Drawn by the siren call of a distress beacon, the TARDIS crash-lands on an uncharted time reef. However, the Doctor, Nyssa and Brewster are not the only mariners marooned on this barren rock. Commander Gammades and his crew of returning war heroes h
Published September 2008
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Christopher Buchanan
In this adventure the Doctor battles extra-dimensional talking crows made of rainbows to save a bunch of sailor cliches and a not-all-is-as-it-seems damsel in distress who are stuck on a sea allegory in the time vortex. Yeah, that pretty much sums it. Marc Platt can write some very cerebral and trippy stories that are quite good. However, sometimes I think he just O.D.'s on cough syrup and pushes the boat out. This one is of the later.
I thought one-part Jonathan Morris story at the end might sa
Nicholas Whyte
Marc Platt is either brilliant or incomprehensible in my experience, and unfortunately Time Reef is more in the latter category. Thomas Brewster, who joined Five and Nyssa a couple of adventures ago, has temporarily borrowed the Tardis and flogged most of the interior fittings to a rather curious spaceship marooned on a Time Reef. The script was witty and weird, but I didn't get enough of a handle on the means and motivation of the various players, including particularly Brewster himself. Also i ...more
Anne Barwell
Working my way through the rest of the Thomas Brewster stories, and enjoying them so far. Interesting idea with a temporal time reef and I like that the characters aren't so black and white.
The fallout from Thomas Brewster's theft of the TARDIS continues. Five and Nyssa struggle to set things right.
The TARDIS crashes on a time reef, swarming with evil Ruhk.
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Marc Platt is a British writer. He is most known for his work with the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who.

After studying catering at a technical college, Platt worked first for Trust House Forte, and then in administration for the BBC. He wrote the Doctor Who serial Ghost Light based on two proposals, one of which later became the novel Lungbarrow. That novel was greatly anticipated
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