The Who Wars Podcast #031

00:00 The Who Wars Podcast Theme

00:40 The Front Page; Rob @WhoWars kicks off this episode with discussion of being a bad Doctor Who fan for not even realising Matt Smith and other co-stars are currently touring Australia; purchasing the Star Wars: Armada tabletop game and a promise to review it in a future episode; Doc Whom from the Diddly Dum podcast writes to us; a reminder that there’s a competition in the Princess Leia comic review in this episode – leave us an iTunes rating/review to be in the running.

06:05 FEATURE/INTERVIEW – STAR WARS – Kate @Kamiduu reviews the new reference book, Ultimate Star Wars and the reports from a Tempe, Arizona book signing for it. She puts some questions to a couple of the book’s authors, Tricia Barr @fangirlcantina and Adam Bray @authoradambray too.

16:47 FEATURE/COMIC – DOCTOR WHO – Lex @Lexerness Kate @Kamiduu and Andy @skaromedia talk about the @comicstitan Doctor Who release for Free Comic Book Day, featuring stories for the 10th, 11th and 12th Doctors, as well as their individual experiences on the day itself at their respective stores.

50:35 FEATURE – DOCTOR WHO – Rob @WhoWars talks about the costume of the 5th Doctor, from the point of view of whether it resembles anything remotely like an “Edwardian cricketer” (which is the usual shorthand for it), as well as commenting on how he would have dressed the 5th Doctor instead, keeping the general cricketing motif, but looking more realistic.

1:02:32 INTERVIEW – DOCTOR WHO – Andy @skaromedia talks to composer for TV, film and radio, Dominic Glynn @DominicGlynn1 – one of a select few people in the world who has arranged an official version of the Doctor Who theme (Season 23).

1:39:10 COMIC – DOCTOR WHO – 10th Doctor #10 (Titan) by Kate @Kamiduu

1:45:49 COMIC/COMPETITION – STAR WARS – Princess Leia #4 Marvel) by Andy @skaromedia Leave us an iTunes rating/review to be in the running for a one-off, unique, there’s-only-of-them, yes-it’s-rare, Princess Leia #1 comic with cover art hand-drawn by Andy, based on characters from his reviews.

1:57:44 COMIC – STAR WARS – Kanan #2 (Marvel) by Jon @nerdstitute

2:01:12 COMIC – STAR WARS – Star Wars #4 (Marvel) by Kate @Kamiduu

2:07:59 FEATURE – STAR WARS – Kate @Kamiduu meets and talks to members of the 501st Legion (Dune Sea Garrison) in Arizona at the book signing for Ultimate Star Wars. She even finds a trooper who talks some Doctor Who as well. Shhh!

2:16:47 – The Back Page; closing remarks from Rob @WhoWars, followed by an editorial where he talks about paying for autographs, photos and celebrity access at conventions.

2:29:22 The Who Wars Podcast Credits (including details on how to get in touch with the show).