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Doctor Who: The Lost Angel
3.42
really liked it
Track back through my Who reviews and you will no doubt read that I think we have long since hit the point of diminishing returns on the Weeping Angel ...more
Jan 08, 2017
Jan 07, 2017
 
Kill Shakespeare, Vol. 1: A Sea of Troubles
3.29
liked it
A neat idea but with flaws in its realization. As you might expect references to Shakespeare abound here so expect to get more out of this if you're a ...more
Sep 03, 2012
Sep 02, 2012
 
The Last Templar (Knights Templar, #1)
3.76
liked it
I found the early chapters of The Last Templar to be quite hard going as Jeck takes pains to slowly set everything up and explain many aspects of medi ...more
Oct 27, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
The Joker: A Celebration of 75 Years
4.33
really liked it
The Joker is one of the most iconic villains in Batman’s rogues gallery and he has certainly undergone some significant changes over the years. This b ...more
not set
Jun 02, 2017
 
Batman Arkham: Mister Freeze (Batman (1940-2011))
3.25
really liked it
Another strong volume in this series of villain showcases. Freeze has significantly developed since his first appearance (he even has a different name ...more
May 27, 2017
May 25, 2017
 
Doctor Who Main Range: 220 - Quicksilver
3.93
it was amazing
The Third Man is my favorite film so it is probably to be expected that I appreciated this adventure set in post-war Vienna. At points early on it see ...more
Dec 17, 2016
Dec 16, 2016
 
Doctor Who: Judgement of the Judoon
3.87
it was ok
In spite of Judgement of the Judoon featuring a return appearance by one of my favorite returning aliens from the new television series, I found the n ...more
Sep 16, 2011
Sep 10, 2011
 
Doctor Who: White Ghosts
3.49
really liked it
I somewhat doubt that White Ghosts would top many listener's lists of favorite audio stories yet I found it to be one of the more enjoyable adventures ...more
Jan 04, 2017
Jan 04, 2017
 
Jago & Litefoot: Series 2
4.33
it was amazing
I loved the first series of Jago and Litefoot so I am very happy to report that this second series was just as entertaining as the first.

Things kick o
...more
Dec 08, 2011
Dec 07, 2011
 
Doctor Who: Doom Coalition 1
4.12
really liked it
This collection of four stories featuring the Eighth Doctor was the follow up to Big Finish's award-winning Dark Eyes series. For the most part howeve ...more
May 24, 2016
May 13, 2016
 
Doctor Who: Thin Ice (The Lost Stories 2.3)
3.62
really liked it
Platt's script feels splendidly in keeping with the themes and style of the show in the McCoy era, featuring a Cold War setting, the Doctor scheming b ...more
Mar 03, 2012
Mar 02, 2012
 
An Amateur Corpse: A Charles Paris Mystery: A BBC Full-Cast Radio Drama
3.52
liked it
While I think Brett's original novels could be quite hit and miss, I am usually gripped by the full cast audio adaptations. Unfortunately An Amateur C ...more
Jan 07, 2013
Jan 07, 2013
 
Batman: Noël
4.06
really liked it
The first thing that really grabbed me about this book was the stunning artwork. Big, bold and beautiful, drawn with a wonderful attention to detail t ...more
Aug 12, 2012
Aug 11, 2012
 
Doctor Who Main Range: The Contingency Club
3.53
liked it
Though it is not a particularly thrilling or original story, The Contingency Club succeeds largely based on the strong performances from its regular a ...more
Jun 21, 2017
Jun 21, 2017
 
Doctor Who: Absolute Power
3.00
it was ok
Absolute Power takes a well worn science fiction concept and proceeds to do nothing new with it at all. While this is not the first Doctor Who story t ...more
Dec 16, 2016
Dec 15, 2016
 
Doctor Who: The Dark Flame
2.95
did not like it
A tedious and overstuffed attempt to recreate the Virgin New Adventures range. Baxendale's premise of a skull being used by a religious cult is not pa ...more
Mar 28, 2012
Mar 27, 2012
 
The Diary of River Song: Series 2
4.14
Full review forthcoming...

The Unknown
The most satisfying aspect of this first story are the interactions between the Seventh Doctor and River which pl
...more
not set
Jan 06, 2017
 
Doctor Who: Supremacy of the Cybermen
3.58
really liked it
Though I am not usually a fan of grand, sweeping event stories in comics, this volume worked for me because of its striking starting point: the Cyberm ...more
Feb 27, 2017
Feb 26, 2017
 
Batman Arkham Vol. 4: Killer Croc
3.52
it was amazing
This Arkham range collects stories that show how a key Batman villain has evolved over the years. Killer Croc is one of the newer figures in Batman's ...more
Feb 22, 2017
Feb 22, 2017
 
Star Trek: Ongoing, Volume 4
4.00
liked it
A perfectly readable, if low-key, collection of Star Trek stories.

The collection opens with a story featuring a red shirt writing to his parents about
...more
Mar 2017
Feb 28, 2017
 
Batman, Volume 1: I Am Gotham
3.69
really liked it
As much as I had enjoyed the early years of Snyder's run with the Batman title, I found the change here to be an utterly welcome and refreshing change ...more
Feb 16, 2017
Feb 16, 2017
 
Doctor Who: The Rings of Ikiria
3.05
really liked it
No one will ever describe The Rings of Ikiria as being a complex or challenging story. Its story is quite simplistic in structure and themes and conta ...more
Feb 07, 2017
Feb 07, 2017
 
Batman Arkham: Scarecrow
3.81
really liked it
While the quality of these stories is less consistent than in some of the other Arkham villains collections (though there are a few very good stories ...more
Feb 20, 2017
Feb 19, 2017
 
Torchwood: The Conspiracy (Big Finish Torchwood, #1.1)
3.87
it was amazing
With the exception of the excellent Children of Men mini-series, my relationship with Torchwood could be said to be mixed at best. To this day I still ...more
Jan 02, 2017
Jan 02, 2017
 
Batman: Detective Comics, Volume 1: Rise of the Batmen
4.05
really liked it
I'm very pleasantly surprised.

While I am a big fan of Batman, I usually prefer stories that see him working alone. That applies to characters from the
...more
Feb 16, 2017
Feb 16, 2017
 
Damascus
4.00
liked it
While I found Damascus both enjoyable and engaging, it feels decidedly incomplete. In its final minutes we finally learn what the title refers to but ...more
Sep 19, 2016
Sep 19, 2016
 
Batman Arkham: Two-Face
3.63
really liked it
This Arkham range collects stories that show how a key Batman villain has evolved over the years. The purpose is not to collect the best stories that ...more
Feb 21, 2017
Feb 21, 2017
 
Star Trek: Ongoing, Volume 2
3.86
really liked it
The second volume of Star Trek: Ongoing is something of a step up from the first, delivering not only a re-imagined episode from the classic series bu ...more
Oct 21, 2016
Oct 21, 2016
 
Wonder Woman: Earth One, Vol. 1
3.30
liked it
DC's Earth One range presents alternative origin stories for their most iconic heroes set in a similar yet different universe.

This title is billed as
...more
Jun 03, 2017
Jun 03, 2017
 
Dead Room Farce (Charles Paris, #17)
3.55
really liked it
The last novel to be published featuring actor/sleuth Charles Paris, Deadroom Farce is a competent, if somewhat straightforward, whodunnit. Much more ...more
Sep 07, 2011
Sep 10, 2011
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