In the category of “it may only be news to me,” Big Finish has quietly (?) launched a SoundCloud channel featuring trailers for some of their ranges, as well as some complete adventures free of charge. If you’ve never had the chance to listen to some of Big Finish’s Doctor Who audios, this is an awesome—and very generous—opportunity to check them out now, and you can hear them right here (just in time for the weekend).
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Doctor Who: The Veiled Leopard
Summary: Four time travellers. Two missions. One costumed ball. The Doctor has sent Peri and Erimem to prevent the fabulous Veiled Leopard diamond from being stolen. Which is odd, seeing as the Doctor has sent Ace and Hex to steal the diamond. How will the two teams cope with this contradictory task? Will Peri’s asp slip? Why does Ace have to pretend to be a French maid? How will Erimem cope with Pharaoh Rammalamadingdong? And can Hex really “do posh”?
Bernice Summerfield: Silver Lining
Summary: Benny Summerfield, archaeologist, adventurer and all-round trouble-magnet is asked to investigate the remains of an ancient civilisation. As she digs deeper into the mystery, Benny discovers that Tysir IV is not quite as dead as she’d been told…
Doctor Who: The Mutant Phase
Summary: In the twenty-second century, the Daleks have occupied planet Earth. By the forty-third century, only a handful of humans survive. Still further into the distant future, a Thal scientist must choose whether to betray his heritage, or see the universe destroyed. When the Doctor and Nyssa find themselves trapped in this deadly chain of events, they must decide who their real enemies are. What is certain, however, is that no matter where the Doctor turns… his arch enemies, the Daleks, will be waiting for him. What could possibly be worse than that? The Mutant Phase…
Doctor Who: Short Trips – Rise and Fall
Summary: On a distant planet, faces bloom in the air for a fraction of a second before disappearing. Will the Doctor and Ian solve the puzzle?
UNIT: The Coup
Summary: UNIT is finished. The UK Division prepares to cede its authority to a new organisation… But who is attempting to sabotage the handover?
Doctor Who: Cuddlesome
Summary: Do you remember the eighties? The Rubik’s cube… Duran Duran… deelyboppers… and the Cuddlesomes—pink vampire hamsters, the must-have toy of twenty-three Christmases ago. For so long now, the Cuddlesomes have been forgotten, lying in attics and junk shops. But now they’re waking up. And they want to give us all a cuddle. A long, slow, deadly cuddle… Landing in an England gripped by a strange new plague, the Doctor is soon on the Cuddlesomes’ trail. But the toys are just part of a twisted plan to wipe out a whole generation…
Daniel is the owner and Managing Editor of Time and The – !. He's been a fan of Doctor Who since watching Tom Baker regenerate into Peter Davison on his local PBS station as a kid. He launched Time and The – ! in 2011 after having the bright (?) idea to watch every Doctor Who story from the beginning and blog about it. (Yeah, he's way behind.)