Doctor Who isn’t the first science-fiction or fantasy franchise to mess around with a good formula by replacing a man with a lady. Let’s take a quick look at how that’s worked out in the past ...
There can only be one Eleven! WARNING: SPOILERS TO FOLLOW
Come along, Pond...
Take this quiz to find out how much of a Doctor Who fan you really are! Sorry, includes only things from New Who because I haven't seen Classic.
"I try never to understand. It's called an open mind." (WARNING: SPOILERS.)
Over a dozen different looks. Which is the best?
I am definitely a mad man with a box!
True Doctor Who fans only. Difficulty: Expert
Are you a centuries old, time traveler with a knack for running into trouble?
Your Facebook feed keeps coming up with mentions of "Tardis" and "Capaldi" and "Allons-y", whatever that means, so you've decided it's time to get up to speed.
A short story about a girl, twelve Doctors, and how some things just never change even though they really do.
Junk is the South's greatest resource, and especially when you are a Southern Cosplayer! Step by step instructions on how to make the cyber faceplate from 'A Nightmare in Silver' for under 10 dollars!
two teenagers recreated the Ponds' crop circle in the sand
Tired of being overweight and unhappy, this NYC actor became inspired by the DOCTOR WHO universe and decided to go on his own adventure ... then he wrote a kick-ass rock musical about it!
The transformation from the Doctor's lovable nurse companion into WOW WHERE DID WE FIND YOU. **This is also the place for a spoiler alert.**
Sometimes it's hard to explain Doctor Who to someone. These are pictures, that you can show, help explain the vibe of Doctor Who, to a non-Whovian. Plus, you can show people the pictures out of context, and freak them out... (Some people may consider some of these spoilers, but they barely give away any information.)
1,000-plus years of everyone's favorite hat-donning time lord.
I don’t know about you, but I plan Christmas day around the Doctor Who special. This year will be big. We’ve seen an official image, but now we also have the first trailer. The 11th Doctor is taking a bow, and the 12th Doctor will take the stage. It looks like about every bad guy possible will appear in the episode; the trailer has Daleks, Cybermen, and Weeping Angels. If nothing else, Matt Smith is going to go out with a bang.
Minus the time travel powers though. And the regeneration.
Brilliant art, just in time for the show's 50th birthday!
Daleks and Gallifrey and Bad Wolf, oh my!
We're just a month away from the 50 Anniversary Special of Doctor Who, and here are 50 good reasons to love Doctor Who.
The title says it all...
Okay, so it's 2013, and it's either a little late or much too early for a graduation speech, but it's not like the Doctor was going to be on time anyway.
Oh how I love a Who coincidence! We all know this hidden gem from the Family of Blood outake, but watch again, and listen. Prepare to possibly have your mind BLOWN at 0.51.x
Finally, someone figured out all that wibbly wobbly timey wimey... stuff.
Ahhh, the bittersweet allure of what could have been. How would these people have made their mark on the iconic character?
Who doesn't wanna be Doctor Who-ed?
The BBC's version of The Hunger Games.
Allons-y! On to the next adventure... Incorporates 9th (Bad Wolf), 10th (Allons-y) , and 11th (Bow Tie) Doctors... and the TARDIS of course.
The questions are multitude but the answers are few.
Because, let's face it: after 900+ years, the man's bound to have some good cooking tricks.
Since the show began on 23 November 1963, the TARDIS traveling Time Lord has been just that... a Time Lord. Is it finally time for a Time Lady? Who knows?! But here are three actresses re-imagined as the infamous and beloved Doctor Who.
The Doctor has spent most of Series 7B trying to figure out who Clara Oswald really is, Jenna gives us a little clue to help figure it out quicker.
Wait...what are these tally marks on my arms....and my face...what happened?
When The Doctor's away... who's left to protect this planet? Well? A cat, of course!
Having an awesome nerd dad helps fuel creativity.
An in-depth analysis of the space ship from the longest-running SciFi show of all time.
The villainous aliens from Doctor Who take over Westminster Bridge.
Of course it's bigger (and comfy!) on the inside.
This "Doctor Who"/"Back to the Future" mash-up is everything you ever wanted in a Saturday morning cartoon.
Amateur tinkerer Greg Kumparak wanted to build a TARDIS that actually offered a slice of the fantasy envisioned in "Doctor Who."
This is what Rankin/Bass would've done with a Doctor Who episode.
It's bigger...and more spartan...on the inside. For the 50th anniversary special, the traveling police box is geting a makeover.
Reese Dixon couldn’t find an 11th doctor blazer to fit her adorable little son, so she decided to make one of her own.
Here is the official poster for the Doctor Who Christmas Special and it is completely free of those scary snowmen. Just don't look too closely at the center of those snowflakes.
Excellent. Gaiman gives a good argument on why the Daleks are not the scariest enemy The Doctor faces.
Does this mean there's going to be a Sherlock—Puppet spin-off?
If you’re having a marathon session of Doctor Who, you may as well try to have the exercise of an actual marathon to go with it! Or you can make it into a drinking game instead (either way, you will probably pass out).
Lindalee Rose is four years old and watches Doctor Who. She not only checks out the series every weekend, she reviews each episode in videos that are so cute they might just kill you.
A barista after the hearts of Doctor Who fans everywhere.
Bigger on the inside than on the outside
The week long web series that leads up to Series 7 of Doctor Who Begins!
Doctorception? Poor Rory, he's stuck holding all the costume changes.
This is an amazing wedding cake topper for any Doctor Who fans out there who are getting married!
The new fall series 7 trailer for Doctor Who is here! Omg omg omg omg omg!!!!
Spoilers, spoilers everywhere. Seriously do not click if you want your Series Seven unspoiled.
More like: "Hey, I just met you, and this is crazy, but here's my TARDIS and I've actually known you 75 years".
Hands down the most adorable moment of Comic Con 2012. Matt Smith will forever be that girl's Doctor. UPDATE: I got in touch with Sydney and talked to her about what it's like to be an internet celebrity. Read the full interview here
Just this year, I discovered and became a huge fan of Doctor Who. So, since comic-con is in the air, I thought I'd share.
The Doctor just wants you to have a wonderful day. Printing this out. Putting it on my wall, desk, mirror, wallet. Saving it to my cellphone, tablet & computer.
This is probably the best idea of all time. Get thee to your local comic book store today.
The Serbian rockabilly trio "Grandpa Candys" put a nice spin on the classic theme to the BBC sci-fi classic Doctor Who. I love how the video has all 11 incarnations of the Doctor, even Paul McGann!
Season seven of Doctor Who is almost here, and it will likely be Matt Smith's last. So who will play the Doctor after he's gone? It's such a tough balance to strike. The perfect candidate needs to be able to express glee and anger in equal measure. And every-now-and-then they'll be called upon to completely lose their shit. So who will it be? Follow the countdown to find out.
God bless the internet.
A Tim Burton / Doctor Who crossover from the Daily Dalek Webcomic
Puppets Are Cool! The Doctor Puppet keeps a photo blog about his travels sans TARDIS. He is too freaking adorable.
Skaro's mightiest heroes assemble
BBC Worldwide has released a number of clips from the recently released stories Nightmare of Eden and The Daemons from 1971 on location.
You could take over the world with something this adorable. "He burns at the center of time and he can see the turn of the universe. And... he's wonderful."
A Garfield/Doctor Who crossover tribute that will EXTERMINATE that Monday morning feeling !
Just in time for Prom.
The complete timeline of Doctor Who from 1963 to present, including episodes, seasons, companions, villains, and more.
Time and space.......
Most people are normal people but it's always good to make sure. Here's a few tips to determine whether or not you happen to be a Time Lord.
Daleks of the Caribbean animation from the Daily Dalek Webcomic
I had an nerdgasm epiphany.
I'd let go
Jenna-Louise Coleman will officially replace Karen Gillan as the main companion in "Doctor Who". The BBC said the Doctor will meet Coleman's character in a "dramatic turn of events as the show builds towards its enormous, climactic 50th anniversary year".
Intellect and Romance over Brute Force and Cynicism.
A cartoon mashup, crossover from the Daily Dalek Webcomic
Ladies and Gentleman, children of all ages, roll up! roll up! for the greatest show not on Earth.
Dalek Stewie’s murderous tendencies are more accepted and understood by his Dalek Family.
How we see the Doctor
Curious about Doctor Who? We let you in on the phenomenon with exclusive interviews of the biggest guests and celebrities from the world of sci-fi. Plus lots of awesome costumes and even a restored TARDIS console!
Whovians rejoice! I imagine on-set photos won't be far behind!
Um, yes. You're damn right I will.
"Could you pass the oil?" This work by Dalek DaVinci has always caused controversy.
If you're a fan of Doctor Who or just getting into it, here are 10 memorable monsters from the series. Which one is your favorite?
There's something charming about this acceptance speech. Gaiman won the SFX Award for writing "The Doctor's Wife" episode of Doctor Who and gave what might be the best response ever.