The Who Wars Podcast #022

00:00 The Who Wars Podcast Theme

00:30 Introduction to the show; discussion includes the Australia Day long weekend; the Who Wars Facebook page grows massively; Steele Saunders renames This Isn’t The Podcast You’re Looking For, answers one of Rob’s Episode VII questions and Rob discusses the success of comedy-based podcasts in general; Watching “The Time of the Doctor” for the first time since December 2013.

09:59 STAR WARS NEWS – George Lucas’ Episode VII ideas aren’t being used (which Rob predicted in an episode last year); Word is the Star Wars spinoff won’t be a Han Solo story or a Boba Fett story, but a single film from Godzilla director Gareth Edwards that includes both fan-favorite characters; Peter Mayhew, the actor who plays Chewbacca in Star Wars, has been taken to the hospital after suffering a bout of pneumonia; There’s been a new wave of Star Wars games released on the Good Old Games website leading Rob to wax lyrical about Star Wars author, Karen Traviss.

19:15 DOCTOR WHO NEWS – RTD talks to Graham Norton about writing a Doctor Who movie and incurring the wrath of the Doctor Who production office (includes an audio clip); Doctor Who has been nominated for a GLAAD award thanks to a Madame Vastra and Jenny kiss in “Deep Breath”; David Tennant says it will be “at least 10 years” before he would consider returning to Doctor Who; Plus a quick round up of Series 9 news snippets including episode titles, writers and directors.

27:42 FEATURE – STAR WARS – The Rev @skaromedia tunes into the Star Wars radio plays.

35:36 COMPETITION – AM Audio Media is sponsoring a Doctor Who-based competition here at Who Wars. Tune in and learn how to enter from MA Tamburro (Director/Producer, Doctor Who: Dark Journey) and Andrew Chalmers (The Doctor, Doctor Who: Dark Journey)!

44:54 COMIC – DOCTOR WHO – 11th Doctor #7 (Titan) by Lex @Lexerness

49:21 COMIC – DOCTOR WHO – 12th Doctor #4 (Titan) by The Rev @skaromedia

57:32 FAN INTERVIEW – Kate @Kamiduu chats to one of her oldest sci-fi friends and asks the time honoured question of this podcast, “Star Wars or Doctor Who?” (NB: This interview was recorded in late 2014, so some references are slightly out of date with more recent news and events.)

1:19:32 Closing remarks

1:21:22 The Who Wars Podcast Credits (including details on how to get in touch with the show)