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Doctor Who series 11 filming latest

Production on Doctor Who series 11 continues, although it’s surely heading to towards the finish line now over the coming weeks. It turns out too that – having already headed to South Africa at the start of the year – the shoot is overseas again. Reports are coming in that filming on the show is...

Doctor Who: Georgia Tennant was never asked back to play Jenny

After she debuted the role of Jenny in Doctor Who back in 2008, there was some speculation that Georgia Tennant would get a call to reprise the part again. Now, as she embarks on new adventures courtesy of Big Finish, she’s confirmed that a TV return for the character was never on the cards. Tennant...

How storytelling has transformed online and video gaming

Video games have become as prized and celebrated for their stories as much as for their gameplay. While traditional gaming qualities like excitement and challenge are still important, today’s games are often as much about character development, world building, plot twists and emotionally satisfying resolutions as they are about scoring points and killing baddies. Storytelling...

Doctor Who series 11: John Barrowman comments on rumours again

The internet has been awash over the past week or two with rumours surrounding Doctor Who series 11. The initial trailer for Jodie Whittaker’s first run in the TARDIS is apparently due later this month. And according to sources – and we can’t find the original source of this particular part of the story, hence...

How to Open SWF files

Created by Adobe, SWF format can be deciphered as Small Web Format or Shockwave Flash, but in any case, this format is a container for multimedia content and vector graphics. Since the SWF format supports animation and interactive applets, it is often used to insert video and banner ads on web pages. In addition, the...

Poldark series 4: the new trailer lands

The BBC has confirmed that the return of its hugely popular historical drama, Poldark, is just a week or two away. Series four of the show, headlined by Aidan Turner and Eleanor Tomlinson, will be arriving on our screens from Sunday June 10th. A 9pm time slot has been confirmed as well. Furthermore, the first...

Doctor Who series 11: first trailer rumours

The rumour mill is working overdrive at the moment where Doctor Who series 11 is concerned, and there’s suddenly a lot of chatter about the first trailer for Jodie Whittaker’s upcoming debut series in the TARDIS. It’s being suggested that the first trailer for Doctor Who series 11 will actually be with us in mid-June....

Doctor Who: TARDIS instruction manual goes up for pre-order

Given how many people have struggled to get to grips with controlling the Doctor’s TARDIS on screen – the Doctor included! – the latest Doctor Who book to be revealed might just come in useful. Replete with new Doctor Who branding comes an official Doctor Who: TARDIS Type Forty Instruction Manual, that’s been penned by...