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The War Games
"Tell me, Portreve, off the record, will I find the Doctor here?"
Doctor Who: Podshock - Episode 236
Running Time: 1:19:09
Our annual Gallifrey One preview episode (your guide to Gallifrey One's Catch 22: Islands of Mystery), plus Doctor Who news and more.
In August 1987, WLIW, a PBS station in Long Island, New York ran the epic Patrick Troughton 10 part story, The War Games as a marathon pledge drive. The Gallifreyan Embassy was there volunteering on the phones throughout the six hour event. We have already posted the first pledge break of the marathon, here are three more, starting with the 4th break (after episode 5, they skipped the break after episode 4) which includes a pre-recorded segment with the then new Doctor, Sylvester McCoy and producer John Nathan-Turner (with NJN's Eric Luskin). Sylvester talks about landing the role of Doctor here.
In the background can be seen Ken Deep of Doctor Who: Podshock among other Gallifreyan Embassy members, Beth, Tim, Monique, Pete, PJ, and others. This pledge break originally ran 17 minutes, but it is has been edited down to under 10 for YouTube.
Doctor Who: Podshock
Running Time: 0:19:55
Join us for our next SL meet up, The War Games recap, 4th anniversary for the podcast, new podcast swag. Doctor Who: Podshock 159 is coming soon!
Hosted by Louis Trapani, with Eric Escamilla (AKA Bullitt33).
"The Time Lords are an immensely civilised race. We can control our own environment - we can live forever, barring accidents and we have the secret of space/time travel."
Doctor Who: Podshock - Episode 158
Running Time: 1:25:16
Coverage of San Diego Comic Con 2009, Dragon*Con, The War Games reviewed, Adric the Cricket, and more..