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Forum: Doctor Who 20-10-2014, 12:43
Replies: 489
Views: 45,110
Posted By alfster
That is the reason why I have been underwhelmed...

That is the reason why I have been underwhelmed by this season: too much like the RTD era which wasn't what I liked with the Dr: too much of the companion, not enough Dr saving the day and the overt...
Forum: Doctor Who 20-10-2014, 11:03
Replies: 489
Views: 45,110
Posted By alfster
Just like in the good old days! Not enough...

Just like in the good old days!

Not enough straight out baddies these days in the show.
Forum: Doctor Who 19-10-2014, 21:00
Replies: 489
Views: 45,110
Posted By alfster
In a show where an alien time travels in a box a...

In a show where an alien time travels in a box a bit of artistic license on how trains work is allowable. Only geeks;-) would spot the inconsistencies...and of course it all took less than two...
Forum: Doctor Who 19-10-2014, 17:07
Replies: 489
Views: 45,110
Posted By alfster
You have seen the previous Drs haven't you? The...

You have seen the previous Drs haven't you? The ones from waayyy back? most of which you could describe as you have?

He is closer to the older Drs than the new ones have been.
Forum: Doctor Who 19-10-2014, 13:07
Replies: 489
Views: 45,110
Posted By alfster
As has been said before it was the field created...

As has been said before it was the field created by the TARDIS that saved them all; the sonic just extended the field to destroy the 2D beings...i.e. it was more of a remote control.

And the sonic...
Forum: Doctor Who 19-10-2014, 13:03
Replies: 489
Views: 45,110
Posted By alfster
Danny is there to drive whatever story line they...

Danny is there to drive whatever story line they are doing about the Dr not liking soldiers at this point and also as someone for Clara to eventually realise what it is like being the Dr in both...
Forum: Doctor Who 19-10-2014, 11:49
Replies: 489
Views: 45,110
Posted By alfster
They were beings from a 2D universe trying to...

They were beings from a 2D universe trying to invade a 3D universe




Presumably they had sufficiently advanced 2D technology to be able to break through into the 3D universe and suck energy into...
Forum: Doctor Who 19-10-2014, 11:21
Replies: 489
Views: 45,110
Posted By alfster
Lots of them a fairly Dr lite this series - The...

Lots of them a fairly Dr lite this series - The Caretaker certainly was.

Good episode but still too much concentration on Clara - it is obvious they are creating a motive of soldiers and Clara...
Forum: Doctor Who 15-10-2014, 12:07
Replies: 56
Views: 4,026
Posted By alfster
Back to normal levels of older Dr Who episodes....

Back to normal levels of older Dr Who episodes. It is one of the things I've missed with New Who: not enough deaths in the shows
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2014, 23:44
Replies: 68
Views: 1,948
Posted By alfster
*cough* I meant Forbidden Desert...

*cough* I meant Forbidden Desert...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2014, 23:42
Replies: 68
Views: 1,948
Posted By alfster
Just found this wonderful site that shows you...

Just found this wonderful site that shows you game stores around the UK:

http://www.findyourgamestore.co.uk/

Also has anyone played...
Forum: Doctor Who 10-10-2014, 12:18
Replies: 45
Views: 3,715
Posted By alfster
Moffat does like throwing in things like that as...

Moffat does like throwing in things like that as he does think forums over-analyse and simply read too much into things.
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2014, 23:30
Replies: 68
Views: 1,948
Posted By alfster
I think if there are ground rules put in place...

I think if there are ground rules put in place for Pandemic it can work OK without people taking over.

Forbidden Island (by the same guy) is probably a better game for people not taking over in than...
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2014, 12:43
Replies: 68
Views: 1,948
Posted By alfster
Geek. (obviously typed by a jealous geek.;-))

Geek.

(obviously typed by a jealous geek.;-))
Forum: General Discussion 09-10-2014, 12:39
Replies: 68
Views: 1,948
Posted By alfster
I rediscovered board gaming with a hint of geek...

I rediscovered board gaming with a hint of geek last year.

Following on from Rorschach:

Pandemic is a superb game - co-op where you battle to cure viruses before they take over the...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 08-10-2014, 23:40
Replies: 83
Views: 5,134
Posted By alfster
The mines aren't calibrated to detect chocolate...

The mines aren't calibrated to detect chocolate covered biscuits.

*boom tish*
Forum: Doctor Who 08-10-2014, 23:32
Replies: 253
Views: 16,128
Posted By alfster
The plots of the shows are easy to understand....

The plots of the shows are easy to understand. There is no story arc to talk of 'just' the Dr being off-hand more than usual, the pushing of him not liking soldiers and we know something happened to...
Forum: Doctor Who 07-10-2014, 12:35
Replies: 253
Views: 16,128
Posted By alfster
145 people on some 'irrelevant' internet forum...

145 people on some 'irrelevant' internet forum have voted on whether more people like or dislike this Dr.

People who can be bothered to go onto a website to give their views... the huge majority of...
Forum: Doctor Who 07-10-2014, 12:22
Replies: 42
Views: 3,043
Posted By alfster
I am not a number I am a free Gallifreyan! As...

I am not a number I am a free Gallifreyan!

As for the OP: People really are reading too much into the show.
Forum: Doctor Who 06-10-2014, 12:46
Replies: 532
Views: 42,161
Posted By alfster
Heck, they went there knowing they were going to...

Heck, they went there knowing they were going to die...how would you feel if you were on a suicide mission? You are hardly going to sing camp-fire songs and crack funnies are you?
Forum: Doctor Who 06-10-2014, 12:43
Replies: 532
Views: 42,161
Posted By alfster
Hardly, but she is approaching Rose proportions...

Hardly, but she is approaching Rose proportions at this point - but this season has a Season 1 feel about it with the companions personal life driving the shows.

I am currently rewatching some...
Forum: Doctor Who 06-10-2014, 12:38
Replies: 253
Views: 16,128
Posted By alfster
Well said, Capaldi is playing the Dr superbly...

Well said, Capaldi is playing the Dr superbly well and the character is certainly more brusque than the previous new incarnations and hence 'harder' for some people to engage with because the others...
Forum: Doctor Who 06-10-2014, 12:26
Replies: 90
Views: 5,140
Posted By alfster
I doubt it as I do not think the controlled of...

I doubt it as I do not think the controlled of BBC1 and Peter Capaldi have got 'prevous history' like Colin Baker and a certain BBC1 controller did at the time.
Forum: Doctor Who 05-10-2014, 19:56
Replies: 532
Views: 42,161
Posted By alfster
No it isn't - the outcome has been explained in a...

No it isn't - the outcome has been explained in a previous post i.e. not that much would happen.
Forum: Doctor Who 05-10-2014, 18:14
Replies: 532
Views: 42,161
Posted By alfster
So wrong you wouldn't believe it. 2minutes on the...

So wrong you wouldn't believe it. 2minutes on the internet will explain how the moon and sun affects tides and how the tilt of the Earth creates the seasons.
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