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
"The Doctor can understand all languages in the universe EXCEPT the Australian accent, which completely confounds him!" - Steven Moffat
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.)
True Doctor Who fans only. Difficulty: Expert
The new Doctor Who companion is... you!
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!
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.)
In its 51-year history, Doctor Who has featured not only 13 actors but a slew of wardrobe changes, which reflect not only the incarnation of the character but also the times in which we live.
Clara struggles to deal with all the nudity.
These emotions are mixed, but a lot involve crying. Note: This post contains many, many spoilers.
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.
It's all gearing up again. And we've only just finished flailing from the 50th.
What better way to celebrate 50 years of Doctor Who than to commemorate it with an awesome dance mix super-cut?
The showrunner was grilled by the world's media at the official celebration event.
A lot of these feelings are eyebrow-related. Spoilers, obviously.
The Doctor Who showrunner explains why he has changed the show's mythology.
People who dress up like the Doctor for lots of different reasons.
Three Doctors, 83 stories, so many emotions. This is just one attempt at ranking every modern episode of Doctor Who, from worst to best.
Guaranteed to get you hammered enough to steal a TARDIS. Illustrated by PaintDoktahWho!
A whole load of wibbly wobbly timey wimey sciencey goodness. Fantastic!
The Last Day has gone online. And all is not well on Gallifrey.
Minus the time travel powers though. And the regeneration.
Fifty years ago, three unlikely people came together to make a new children's programme. A programme that would change the country forever.
EVERYONE GET IN THE TARDIS. Rose, Martha, Donna, Amy, Rory, Clara, Jack, and River too... oh my!
Sophie, Countess of Wessex, held a special reception to celebrate the programme. Assuming my invite was lost in the post, guys.
Moffat, please, just, please stop. It hurts so much.
Artist Bill Mudron's "Baywheaux Tapestry" is the the most beautiful, intricate 50th Anniversary art so far.
The moment is coming. But it has been prepared for.
TEN AND ELEVEN AND FEZZES, SOMEONE HOLD ME.